Monday, 19 May 2014

Father's Day


Today's card is a fun one.  We are enjoying a long wknd here in Canada so more time to play....yeah!
This am, I saw the challenges at Splitcoast so decided to combine them.  One had a water them and the other was to use the Embossing Folder Stamping technique on your card.  Well you all know how much I love having a new use for my embossing folders so I was off to make a card.  
(for those of you that want to see how it's done go HERE)
I began by cutting a circle mask and attached it to my cardstock.  I pressed my paper into the wet ink and then when I removed the mask, the imprinted circle was left.  I love the wet looking splashes of colour it leaves behind when the colours blend together.  It reminded me of a planet so I added the little robot from Birdie Brown and the sentiment for The Alley Way.
I think I will give this to my hubbie for Father's Day.

Adding my card to these challenges:

Addicted to CAS- OFF THE EDGE

CASology- SPLASH


Brown Sugar Challenge-FATHER'S DAY



Thanks so much for coming by and taking a look.

Supplies:  stamps- digi, The Alley Way/ eb folder/ Distress ink/ Copic markers/ pop dots

13 comments:

  1. Love this - great combination of these challenges! Happy Victoria Day - hope you've had a great long weekend!

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  2. Hubbie will love this card, Karen! What a fantastic design! Thank you for the link and thank you for playing in the ATCAS Off the Edge challenge!! Have a great day! Hugs, Darnell

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  3. Love this card! You have convinced me to ink up my own embossing folders - today!

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  4. Super cute F.D. card, Karen! Love all of Torico's designs. Your emb stamped bkgrd turned out nice, too. :)

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  5. Wonderful card, and great technique to add a splash of color. Thanks so much for playing along at CASology this week.

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  6. How totally cute and love the sentiment that goes with him! A really fun card!

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  7. This is such a cute card! I love the water color embossing folder background, but best of all is that saying! So fun!

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  8. Wonderful card, love the sentiment, thanks for joining us at Berown Sugar this wqeek.

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  9. This just makes me smile...what a cute card, Karen! Your background is simply amazing!

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  10. What a fabulous card, i adore your robot and the fantastic background. Th sentiment really made me smile. Thanks so much for playing with us at ATCAS and good luck.

    Marie

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  11. So cute! I love the little robot & the colors.

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  12. That's brilliant, Karen! What a great design! I bet he loves it!

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  13. Ohhhh... such a cute robot *heart*

    I have never heard of this rubber stamp company before - sometimes it seems that I don't live oversea but on the back side of the moon *sigh*

    Really love your card.

    Thanks for sharing.

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