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Friday, 15 June 2012

For My Pops !

Good Morning all. Today I am sharing the card I've made for my Dad for Father's Day. I followed this week's Willow Sketchie sketch for this one, and also used one of their images too.
My papers are digital, from a collection called Baby Boy (although I don't remember where I purchased them from.) I coloured my image using Promarkers (I need to buy a new Sandstone promarker as you can see, this one is running out and a bit 'patchy.')

I added the 'Best Dad' to the sign before printing, and made the sentiment at the same time, using Cutie Pop font.
I started by cutting a 6x6 Bazzill card in dark brown and have layered with Kraft card. I also added some doodling around the edge of the panels. I decorated the inside to match too.
I would like to enter the following challenges:

C.R.A.F.T. #159 - Father's Day.
Charisma Cardz #23 - Male Cards.
Delightful Challenges - For the Boys.
DYSU #76 - Boys/Men.
Moving Along With The Times - Let's Get Krafty!
Crafting for All Seasons #29 - For Man.
Fab n Funky #125 - Father's Day.
Papercraft Star #101 - Father's Day.
The Paper Shelter #68 - Anything Goes.
Penny's Paper Crafty #81 - I Love You Dad!
Celebrate the Occasion #66 - Father's Day.
Flourishes/Timeless Tuesday #173 - Father's Day.
Cards For Men #12- Father's Day.
Quirky Crafts - Up, Up & Away.
Willow Sketchie - Sketch.

Thanks for looking.


Diane said...

Just love it Ali !! Your so lucky to have your Dad !!

hugs Diane xx

Ciska said...

What a cute little card for Father's day, I also love that you've decorated the inside. Thank you for visiting my blog :)

Adrian said...

2 cute! Thanks for joining CTO's Father Day Challenge!

Hazel (Didos) said...

Oh this is brilliant and I love Walters sign with Best Dad, Its super, Thanks for playing on both Willow Sketchie and MAWTT this week, Love Hazelxoxo

Tracey said...

Wonderful card, I love that cute image :)
Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter & Good Luck!

Krafty Kows said...

Brilliant card. Love the image and the colours you've used. Thank you for joining us at C.R.A.F.T. this week. Jeanette

Michelle B. said...

Love it, inside and out! Fab job on the layout, love the colors and papers you chose! So glad you joined us for our Father's Day challenge at Cards for Men!

Judith said...

This is soo cute - a lovely fathers day card - thanks or playing along at Fab'n'Funky challenges this week and good luck x

~♥~The Navy Wife~♥~ said...

Ali this is gorgeous! Your pops is going to love it! Thanks for sharing with us and playing along at MAWTT :) Have a great weekend hun :))

Mau xx said...

Well Pops will love this, the papers and image are super. Thanks for taking part in MAWTT this week.
Hugs Mau xx

Catherine said...

Your card is gorgeous Ali ! I love love the papers and the layout is great ! Love the image too, so cute ! Have a great week-end Sweetie ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

Patricia St Martin said...

Just a darling card, your image is so cute. Love how you stayed with the theme. Thanks so much for joining us at Cards For Men Challenge. I love seeing your creation. Good luck on the challenge. Have a wonderful day. Hugs, Patricia

Beate said...

Adorable Father's Day card!
Thank you so much for participating in the Timeless Tuesday Challenge.
Have a great week!

WencheP said...

Fabulous card, great colours. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.


AN said...

Kaunis ja hillitty kortti ihanissa väreissä! Kiitos osallistumisesta The Paper Shelter: anything goes-haasteeseen tällä viikolla!
Kaunista kesää sinulle ja kaikkea hyvää--toivottavasti tapaamme pian uudelleen :) An

Pami said...

What a great, fun card! Great image and love the layout and fab colours! Thanks for joining in my with my Kraft challenge at MAWTT this week, good luck! Pami x

judit said...

Lovely card! Many thanks for joining us at Fab'n'Funky this week and hope to see you again next week! judit x

Sylvia said...

Such a cute card, the owl makes a great father's day card! Thanks for joining us this week for the Papercraft Star "Father's Day" challenge!

Jinny Newlin said...

Such a great card! I'm in love with all the gingham, and your layers put this one over the top! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at Papercraft Star!

Anonymous said...

Great card you've made with Walter. Love the papers and words you've added to the sign.Thanks for joining us at Willow Sketchie Challenge.Hope to see you again next week :D
Lisa x

Dilsaver Designs said...

I love your combination of DP's with your adorable image, great card inside and out! Thanks for joining us @ CTO this week for our "Father's Day" Challenge :o)

Pauline said...

Adorable! love the sweet image, and fab papers, love it!
Thanks for joining us at DYSU this week!

Barb said...

Gingham, layers and that sweet image make for a fabulous design. Thanks so much for joining us at DYSU.

Ren-Yi said...

Lovely pp. The gingham is quite a nice touch. Thanks for joining us at DYSU.

Trimgym said...

Great project, thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge this week and good luck! Don't forget to check back with us again on Thursday for our new challenge and to check if you have won or made our Top3.
Don't miss out on the regular freebies at Trimgym's Digistamps and Images and the current challenge there. Hope to see you there as well!

Jo and Tigerlover.

cotnob said...

Great card Ali, I love the papers and Walter looks fab.

Dawn said...

Ali, I'm not sure how I messed this but are you aware you were a winner over at Penny's Paper Crafty with it???
I bet your Pops Loved it!
Dawn xx