Well, I finally got the mojo back and finished these cards last night. I also have three lovely ladies who inspired me in the process. All three of these would also make a great male birthday card.
|Best Dad Ever Tie Card|
Stamps: Best Dad Ever
Paper: Very Vanilla, Soft Suede, Old Olive Retired DSP
Ink: Soft Suede
Accessories: Early Espresso Baker's Twine, 3/16" Corner Small Punch, Big Shot, Perfect Polka Dots Embossing Folder
|Totally Tool Dad Card|
The next card was inspired by Becky Roberts. What a creative way to use the Totally Tool tape measure.
Riding Hood Red, River Rock, Whisper White, Basic Black card stock, Subtles Patterns Designer Series Paper
Basic Grey & Early Espresso Classic, Stampin' Write Markers: Basic Grey, River Rock, Riding Hood Red
1" and 1 1/4" Circle Punch, Decorative Label Punch, Big Shot, Timeless Type Jr. Alphabet, Retired Brads, Cherry Cobbler Baker's Twine
|Open Sea Father's Day Card|
I have Dawn Dickinson to thank for the inspiration on this one. I love how she wrapped the baker's twine around the edges of the card. I inked up the stamp with markers for the two-toned look.
The Open Sea
Soft Suede, Night of Navy, Cherry Cobbler, Very Vanilla
Cherry Cobbler, Night of Navy, Early Espresso
Cherry Cobbler Baker's Twine, 1 1/4" Square Punch