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Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Believe

Hello and Happy Tuesday,

I've been furiously trying to finish up my holiday cards and I actually think that I have enough now. I made this one last night for the young guy that does our windows. We usually give hime gift cards to lunch spots like Panera and Rubios so he can grab a quick lunch while working.

I wanted a somewhat "masculine" looking card and found some great inspiration at Inspired By All the Little Things and CAS(E) This Sketch. Also, Merry Monday has a masculine theme this week.











I used a simple "chalk board" technique with the MFT Holiday Subway stamp set. Very quick and easy. To raise the black panel up I used some fun foam.

Thanks for looking in today,
Colleen

Supplies
Stamps: Holiday Subway set by My Favorite Things and Christmas Kitch set by Avery Elle
Paper: SU Basic Black card stock and My Minds Eye Necessities Wood Designer patterned paper
Ink: Memento Brilliance Moonlight White craft ink, Memento tuxedo black, SU Emerald Envy and Copics
Other: SU White EP, heat tool, Christmas Ktich dies, the Big Shot, fun foam


10 comments:

  1. Wonderful take on the sketch and on the inspiration photo!

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  2. love the chalkboard for your masculine card

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  3. Wow, the chalkboard christmas card is so clever, you can write your
    Short Christmas Messages on it. Nice one!

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  4. Colleen what fabulous sentiments I think you nailed the masculine feel but you could certainly give this to either! Thank you so much for sharing with us at All the Little Things this week!

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  5. This chalkboard card is perfect for our masculine challenge, Colleen! Love that bit of greenery in the top corner too! Thanks for sharing with us at Merry Monday!

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  6. This is perfect for a masculine design and a great take on the inspiration photo! Thanks so much for joining us in the challenge!

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  7. perfect card for all three challenges, Colleen!!

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  8. The chalkboard technique is always a great one for a masculine card and this one is no exception...love it!! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Merry Monday Colleen!! :0)

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  9. What a great chalkboard card! Thank you so much for joining us this week at Merry Monday!

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  10. A chalkboard card is perfect for masculine! Love how this one turned out.

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