Friday, June 17, 2011

Punch it for Dad

Punch It For Dad - This weeks challenge at Sew Many Challenges is Punches. This is an easy challenge for me as I have a boatload of punches. MS are me favorites. She really does an awesome job designing them.

I created this card using Sew Many Cards image "Semmy the Snail." He was sew fun to color with my Copic's. I used Stickles on the butterfly to make it sparkly.
My DP is Alleghany by K and Company. Besides the punched border, I also punched the small butterflies and added some tiny pearls to them, using a bronze Viva Deco pearl pen. The hemp cord is threaded through a couple of eyelets. The yellow butterfly was in the spring Seasona; shop at Hobby Lobby last spring.
For today's Friday Freebie, I colored "Flowers For Dad" also with Copic's and made a ribbon bookmark with it.
I stamped the other images with varies stamps and then cut them with Spellbinders. It was so easy to make this bookmark and it is a great gift for Dad.
I am entering the card in the following challenges:
Truly Scrumptious #59 sketch
Creative Cowgirls Challenge Summertime Fun
For Fun Challenges Summer Fun
Crafty Creations #123 Just Image
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My book marker is being entered in:
Our Daily Bread Designs Blog #64 ribbon bookmark
Stampin Sisters In Christ #93 For a father
Stamptacular Sunday Challenge #115 Dad and Grads
Top Tip Tuesday #38 open
Paper Take Weekly Dads and Lads
Lil Red Wagon #85 For Dad

15 comments:

  1. Wow I just love the colours and the details on the bookmarker. Thanks for playing at Top Tip Tuesday this week. Bettina

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  2. Scrumptious card and tag!!! Thank you for joining in at Creative Cowgirls :D XXX

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  3. Fabulous card! I love this fun little snail and the matching bookmark is a lovely idea! Thanks for joining us at the Truly Scrumptious Challenge!

    Love Beth xx

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  4. This is a colourful card, I love the book ribbon as a gift. Thanks for joining Top Tip Tuesday. Elaine

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  5. Great card with great colors! Your coloring is fabulous!
    Thanks for joining us at creative cowgirls challenge!
    Marianne

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  6. Wow, what a great card!! Love the snail and he is beautiful coloured to.

    Thank you for joining us at Stamptacular Sunday this week :)
    Hugs, Nina.

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  7. I love this card, and I don't usually like green. Great image, but I particularly like that nestie shape and the way you've tied it on to your card.

    Annette xx
    I design for StampFairy, One Stop Craft Challenge, Incy Wincy Challenge, 2 Sisters Challenge, Top Tip Tuesday

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  8. What a gorgeous card you made! I love the cute snail image!
    Thanks for joining us at the Truly Scumptious challenge.
    hugs, Marlies

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  9. Great card, the papers work perfectly with you beautifully coloured image and what a good idea to make a bookmark for that special Dad in your life.

    Thank you for sharing your project with us at the Creative Cowgirls Challenge. :-) xx

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  10. This is so adorable! I love that snail and your colors and coloring is fabulous. Thank you for joining us at Stampin Sisters in Christ.

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  11. Cute card and the bookmark is lovely! Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon! Rosanne

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  12. this is a great card, love it. Thanks for joining us at Truly Scrumptious this week

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  13. Hi Mari! This card is just toooooo cute! A gorgeous image, and the colouring is fantastic! Thanks for sharing at For Fun Challenges! (And I adore the bookmark!)
    hugs,
    Pauline

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  14. Great card.. I just love the colors!! I have a $65 stamp giveaway going on right now.. come and sign up.

    Have a great weekend,
    Jessica Lynn
    http://jessicalynnoriginal.blogspot.com

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