Monday, May 27, 2013

Melonheadz Challenge ~ Father's Day

Welcome to my blog. It is time for another fun challenge at Melonheadz Blog Challenge!

Here are the rules for the bi-weekly challenge: you are not required to use an image from MELONHEADZ ETSY SHOP, but if you do, you can enter as many times as you like and your theme will be anything goes. 
If you choose not to use an image from Melonheadz, that is fine too, but then you must follow the challenge theme and are allowed 2 entries per challenge.

Today's challenge is Fathers Day
Here is my card creation using  
Boy with Fish
& Catch Sentiment
Digital Stamps by Melonheadz 
My Sheri Craft Challenge Ooo-La-La Award June 8, 2013  - Thank you!

I think this guy is just the cutest! 
You can purchase him at Nikki's Melonheadz store by clicking HERE.  
Also, be sure to visit Nikki's blogs & stores- click HERE.

Kraft Cardstock for the base of the card
Boy with Fish Digital Stamp ~ pre-colored - Corner Rounder to Frame the digital

Catch Digital Sentiment (I used Brown Distress Ink on the sentiment to look like mud
All Papers are from my scrap bin - corner rounder used to create frames
Decorative Tile Cuttlebug Embossing folder on the blue cardstock
3 Strips of Washi Measuring Tape on Kraft cardstock then cut into banners
Pop Up Tape Forever in Time (foam)
My Favorite Things Sketch (see below)

Now it is your turn 
Come on over and join the 
fun challenge at Melonheadz 
& you could be the winner of 
free Melonheadz digital stamps
I hope to see you there! 
Tell them Gail sent ya. 
Enjoy your crafting day!

Challenges I would like to enter:

May 31 DL.ART Thankful Thursday May Linky Party UE
May 31 2 Sisters Outdoor Fun UE
May 31 Hiding in My Craftroom Fathers Day 3E #1
June 1 Creative Inspirational Paint - Anything Goes UE
June 1 365 Avenue Anything Goes 3E #1 
June 1 Sentimental Sunday Outdoor Fun 3E#1
June 1 Pink by Design Fathers Day Card UE
June 1 Digi Darla Fathers Day   UE 
June 2 The Kraft Journal - Use any Sketch 2E #1
June 2 Eureka Stamps Great  outdoors 3E #1
June 7 Challenges 4 Everybody  Anything Goes 3E #1
June 7 My Sheri  Fathers Day UE
June 8 The Cutie Pie 3,2,1   3 (Washi Tapes) 2 (Digital - Fisherman & Sentiment) 1(Embossing Folder) 3E #1
June 9 Pause Dream Enjoy Use Foam Tape CH#11 3E #1 

Sketch:I used square instead of round - use 3 Washi strips and move sentiment to the left side of card


  1. Gorgeous card,fabulous image and

  2. Gail, this is such a wonderful card! I just love everything about it! Thanks for sharing it with us at My Sheri Crafts! :)

  3. Great guy card, Gail! Cute image and details! Thanks for playing along at 613 Avenue Create!

  4. Hi Gail....thanks for joining in with the cutie pies again, and such a great card too!

  5. The washi measuring tape is perfect and makes me think of the phrase 'the big one got away.'
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  6. How clever to use a ruler tape with fish, gives it just the right pizzazzz ! Thanks for playing along with us this week at The Kraft Journal !!

  7. What a cute little fisherman! Thanks for sharing your awesome card with us this week at Sentimental Sundays!


  8. How CUTE! Love how you did the sketch. Thanks for joining us at Digi Darla's!

  9. Another cute card, Gail! The fisherman is too sweet. :)

  10. Great card - love the image and the washi tape.

    Thanks for joining us at the Cutie Pie Challenge.

    Helen x


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