9 Comments

It’s Your Day

Today’s first card was inspired by the challenges at Just Us Girls (for the color combo) and  Mojo Monday (for the sketch).  What an easy sketch to work with!  I have 2 birthday cards I need to be working on, and I’m not sure this will get used for either one, but I was aiming for a masculine card and the color challenge at Just Us Girls made that an easy decision.

20140122postf@MisplacedMojo.com  20140122postfc@MisplacedMojo.com

The stamps are part of the Hero Arts sentiment set and the sentiments were cut out using Spellbinders circle dies.  I cut the words apart for the sentiment on the front so I could position them stacked instead of in a line.  They fill the circle so much better than a single line across the middle would do.  The blue and white strips were stamped with a border stamp in coordinating colors.  The circle and rectangle were pierced with the Stampin’ Up Essentials Paper Piercing templates.  If you ever tried to pierce evenly and you don’t have this yet, you need to get it!!!  I cut a 1/2″ circle and small star with the Silhouette and mounted it in a blank metal brad.  A couple silver brads finished up the front of the card.

20140122posti@MisplacedMojo.com 20140122postic@MisplacedMojo.com

The inside is another Hero Arts sentiment on paper pierced circle, with coordinating stamped border.  The stack of presents is an old Studio G $1 stamp… I thought it dressed up an otherwise simple inside.

I am linking up this card to the following challenges:

Hope you check out some of these challenges to give your mojo a kick start!  For a more comprehensive list, check out the menu tab at the top of the page for even more challenges.

Blog Signature copy

Advertisements

9 comments on “It’s Your Day

  1. Very pretty masculine card! Great use of the challenge colors. Thanks for joining us at Just Us Girls!

    Like

  2. Fabulous masculine card!! Thanks for joining us at Just Us Girls.

    Like

  3. stunning masculine card, love the papers
    thanks for playing with us at crafty sentiments
    hugs
    céline

    Like

  4. First…love your blog title…too funny! What a perfect unisex card you have here…you matched our colors perfectly over at Just Us Girls…thanks for playing along!

    Like

  5. Awesome clean card – love the finished inside too! Thanks for joining in with JUGS!

    Like

  6. super colour combo and a great CAS card – thanks for joining us at Crafty sentiments and good luck x

    Like

  7. Lovely card perfect for a man, i always have trouble with male cards. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week xx

    Like

Leave a Comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

craftingwhilecaffeinated.wordpress.com/

Crafty Tutorials To Keep You Inspired

Lisa Stein

paper crafter, crochet addict, book reader, golden retriever lover, vegan

My Papercraft World

food for a crafting soul

JLV College Counseling

Free college admissions and financial aid information and advice

Honey Bee Stamps

Buzzworthy Stamps, Dies and Papercraft Supplies

SugarPea Designs Clear Stamps

Sugary Sweet Clear Stamps

blackberyjelly.wordpress.com/

Blackberry Jelly's digital stamps

mariasmix.se

kortmakeri & lite annat pyssel

My Sweet Petunia

Stamping on a Whole New Level

Paper and Musings

Scrapbooking as much as possible, but sometimes getting distracted by birthdays and life!

Crafted by Archivers

Bring creativity to life.

Operation Write Home

Helping heroes keep in touch with home

Clever Someday

create smart

expressions with heart

pam going postal...for the love of stamps

Thefrugalcrafter's Weblog

Groovy craft projects, crafty recipes and other artsy stuff.

Deconstructing Jen

Crafting with Jen Shults

%d bloggers like this: