Hello friends! The weekend is upon us and I’m told it’s going to be a hot one here, so I think I will be hosting the Father’s Day celebration inside where it’s cooler! Always fun spending time with family no matter what we do though! Speaking of Father’s Day this Sunday, this is a card that I have made with my brother in mind. (Probably won’t share this on FB as he will see it, but don’t think he visits my blog! The other Father’s Day cards I made will have to wait until afterwards as people that I don’t want to see it, will!)
Thought it would be fun to take the Lawn Fawn Wild For You stamp set and use the lion with the crown image for a Father’s Day card. I colored the image and crown and cut it out with the coordinating dies. I stenciled some clouds on the stitched circle background and stamped the sentiment from the same set by curving it to fit the circle along the edge and then die cut a couple strips of grass and cut that with the same stitched circle die. I nestled the lion in between. Layered that onto a mirrored gold circle die cut from the Lawn Fawn Zig Zag Circle dies. I’ve also used the cloud stencil to cover the background of the card along with my envelope for the card. I used the rectangle stitched dies to cut out the front panel of my card and attached a banner cut from some LF papers. The sentiment comes from the LF Happy, Happy Happy stamp set and dies.
I think he may get a kick out it! LOL!
Also, wanted to share the second week now of the ICAD 2018 Challenge that I’m doing! Yes, I even took things with me to the Stamp Convention last weekend and worked on the days that I needed to so I stayed with it. Never stamped in a motel room before, but luckily there was a nice sized desk to spread stuff out on! 🙂 – check out the details if you want to join in the fun too! Nope, it’s never too late!
It looks pretty random, but that’s what this challenge is for…pure randomness in creating and I think that’s what I love about it, not to mention that I don’t feel as pressured because it’s just playing on a little index card! The coffee one was made with a coffee cup I had sitting on my desk…it smells lovely! This is how my mind works…randomly in thoughts and so different from day to day. Hope you like seeing the results each week!
Thanks for stopping in as I always enjoy seeing what you have to say! Not sure if any of you are receiving my replies, but I truly appreciate each one and your support in my love of creating. If you would like for me to visit your blog, please don’t be shy…leave me a comment and let me know you are here! Have a wonderful weekend!
I would like to enter the Father’s Day “lion” card in these challenges:
- Lawn Fawnatics – Cards for Guys
- Cardz 4 Guyz -Father’s Day
- Sweet Stampin’ – Father’s Day
- Splitcoaststampers “Free For All” Challenge (F4A33) – Father’s Day