Monday, June 1, 2015

Masculine or Father's Day

Howdy Bloggers-
I created this Owl Masculine or Father's Day Card using Dies and Stamping - thanks for stopping by! Enjoy your day ~ Gail ~
Recycled Manilla File Folder for base of card
Cardstock selections: Patterned for the mat - Green for trees, Yellow for Moon - Manilla for sentiment tag - Patterned for the Owl
Die Cuts:
Sizzix Magnetic Dies Owl and Moon
Spellbinders Labels 11
Poppystamps - Evergreen Trees

Stamp-More Encouraging Thoughts - clear stamps by Mary of Cardz TV

Other Supplies
Powderpuff Midnight Confession ink for stamping
Spectrum Noir Orange Marker for nose
Micron Black for eyes and outlining the nose
Black Bakers Twine - can be purchased at Kraft Outlet - Click HERE

I would like to share with the following challenges:
Ends June 30 DL Thankful Thursday June Monthly one per day -ATG 
Ends June 30 CHN Patterned Paper Challenge ATG-UE 
Ends June 30 Poppystamps - CH#9 OH Boy - Masculine card UE using a Poppystamp product

Ends June 30 Die Cut Divas - Use a die or embossing folder - June Bug - whatever inspires you - This card reminds me of a June Summer evening UE

Ends June 30 V's Sweet Ideas - Favorite Technique - I have to say die cutting is my favorite - using different type of dies and making a layout on cards - here I am using a patterned cardstock to cut my owl - I like how it turned out this is #1 of 2
Ends June 30 Chalk N Stock - ATG with Chalk or Chalking Ink - Using Chalking Ink to stamp the sentiment

Ends June 4  Sister Act - Cards Only UE - ATG
Ends June 7 The Kraft Journal - 2 of 2 - Fathers' Day - must use Kraft Cardstock and one item that can be purchased at the Kraft Outlet - I am using Baker's Twine
Ends June 7 Crafting Desert Divas - Summer - this card reminds me of a Summer Night UE
Ends June 13 Dies R Us - Love Birds - put a bird on your card - using an Owl for this card creation 1 of 3 - must use a die - I am using Sizzix Owl Magnetic Die
Ends June 14 - Scribbles Designs B is for... Bakers Twine, and Brown Owl 2 of 3


  1. Hi Gail!!!! Love the owl die cut and that is also one of my fave techniques also. Thank you for joining us over at V's sweet challenge

  2. Cute card. I really like the way you did your owl using the patterned paper. Thanks for joining us at this month's challenge at Chalk N Stock.

  3. Looks like you are back in the crafting groove. The Owl has a wonderful artsy look to it with the multi-color.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  4. Cute card. Love the sentiment. Perfect for a graduate or anyone for encouragement.

    So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

  5. Cute card! You might want to visit my blog for some good news! ;)

    1. Thank you Maria - I visited and found out I won the blog hop - happy dance - I sent you an email - thanks for stopping by - have a blessed day!

  6. That owl is so adorable-thanks for joining us at Die Cut Diva's Bug Challenge!

  7. Thank you so much for joining my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper June challenge with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon x

  8. Super cute! So happy you shared with us at The Kraft Journal! :-)))

  9. So many wonderful details and this night owl is just darling! Thank you for sharing your brilliant project to Poppystamps challenge!

  10. You created such a wonderful scene,Gail! Love The way you made your owl! Thanks for joining us in the Poppystamps Challenge

  11. Great card! Love those trees! Thanks for playing along with us over on Poppystamps!
    Take Care!

  12. Hi Gail, fantastic scene with your adorable owl!
    Thanks for sharing on Poppystamps challenge blog.

    Pam x

  13. Super cute Gail! I love your owl and this sweet scene you created. It makes me think of camping and good times.


It is always and honor & blessing to have you stop by - may your day be filled with Joy & Happiness - God Bless you today & Always - ~ Gail ~