Thursday, December 29, 2011

Two Masculine Birthday Cards

Hello Everyone,
I hope you all had a great Christmas/Holiday.  After all the Christmas projects, I thought it would be nice to change things up a bit.  So, today, I have two masculine birthday cards to share with you.  Here is the first.




The moose image is from Mark's Finest.  I did a little color variation by inking the samp with brown and green ink.  I added some gray marker for shading.  The Sentiment is from Victorine Originals.




For the second card, I also decorated the envelope. 



Stamps: Wild Horses Trio - Onyx Xpressions; Background stamp -Blockheads Background and Borders Full Sheet.  I stamped the background stamp in two different inks and masked the horse image.    CS: Black and Sahara Sand from Stampin' Up.






The background stamp is used again on the inside.  I also stamped  sentiments from Victorine Originals.




And, how about a few fun challenges for my masculine birthday cards?!!

Simon Says Stamp: Anything Goes
Aud Sentiments: Anything Goes + Sentiment
Paper Play Time:Anything Goes + Sentiment
Mark's Finest: Anything Goes
Party time Tuesday: Anything Goes

That's it for now!  I be back in a few days with a new Technique Challenge with Blockhead Stamps!!
Karen

7 comments:

  1. Darling! Thanks for playing along with Aud Sentiments!!

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  2. Both cards are great. Awesome job on the snow shadows. Thanks for playing with Speedy the Cats Friends.

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  3. Hi Karen, Both your cards are just so lovely, Thank you for your lovely comments:) Sandra H

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  4. wonderful work. Thank you for entering Speedy's the Cat's challenge this week. Good Luck to you. Happy New Year

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  6. Wow, Karen. Both of these are just wonderful! Love your textured BG on the first and the way you created your BG on the second is just stunning!! Wishing you and Don a Very Happy New Year!!

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