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Sunday, 21 September 2014

Male Birthday Card

Good morning from sunny Cyprus. There were some fab entries for 'Happily Ever After', which was last fortnights challenge at CD Sunday. I think Caz will have problems choosing a winner. On to this fortnight's theme which is a Male Birthday card, chosen by Wendy. I decided to make a card for a young man who is soon to be the grand old age of 7.


The basic card is cream hammered card stock. The CD I used for the background paper was from  Crafters Companion Halcyon Days. I used it on one half of  the card and wrapped it around the back.  The two decoupage toppers are from a pack of mini decoupage sheets by Le Suh. Again these have been in my stash for eons. I mounted them on to orange card stock. You can see on the bottom one that there's a small tag shape which I outlined with a peel off border. Why? Well I thought it would highlight it and I could add the young man's name here. I added letters from an alphabet sheet for Happy Birthday and four tiny green brads to the c
orners to finish. The decoupage images are very small and fiddly so you need a lot of crafty patience.

So why not pop over to CD Sunday and see what the rest of the team have made to inspire you. Remember to use something from a CD but it doesn't have to an image it could be just the background paper like I have done on this card. Have fun looking and joining in!!

Challenges : myshericrafts.........#142 Birthday Celebrations
                     audsentimentschallenge.......For the man in your life #115
                     allwayssomethingcreative.......Children
                     toptiptuesday......Kids
                     wedodoobadoo.......15-something-masculine
                     thesquirrelandthefox........Happy Birthday

13 comments:

  1. I like this Wynn, such cute decoupage.
    Jenny xx

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  2. I like this too Wynn, perfect for a 7 year old. Great images and decoupage.
    xx

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  3. A lovely jolly card for a 7 year old Wynn.
    Carol
    xx

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  4. A fun card for a boy. Thanks for sharing with us at Aud Sentiments Challenge this fortnight,
    Hugs,
    Sandy

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  5. Very cute. Lovely images. Super sweet! Thanks for playing with us over at AUD sentiment this week.
    Love n hugs
    Marie

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  6. Just right for one of the younger men in our lives.
    Jocelyn x

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  7. A lovely card, a great image for a little man. Thanks for joining Top Tip Tuesday. Elaine

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  8. Brilliant card, I like the design, Thank you for joining in with us at We Do Doobadoo, Good Luck.
    Kevin xx

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  9. Perfect fussy cutting Wynn, you would indeed need plenty of patience , it's lovely and just right for the younger male.
    sue-b xx

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  10. Very sweet! Thanks for sharing it with us at My Sheri Crafts! :)

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  11. Adorable card Wynn! Very cute card for a boy! He will love it!

    Thank you for sharing your wonderful creation with us at The Squirrel and The Fox. I am your newest follower and would love to have you follow my blog also. Please join me for a chance to win FREE candy on my blog. Have a wonderful week! Hugs, Gloria DT

    http://purpleglocreations.blogspot.com

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    1. Thank you for your kind words and becoming a follower. I saw your lovely smile and wondered who you were. I'm popping over to visit now. W x

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  12. ach wie süß!!!!!!!!!! ein tolles projekt hast du gestaltet.

    danke für deine TN beim ASC und viel glück. bis bald!

    gr. meggi dt

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