Sunday, June 12, 2011

#1 Dad - Father's Day card

This card is for my dad.  I've made several for others to give but this is for my dad who loves cars!!  He and a friend once owned a Model-T that had a checkered paint job!!  That would have been cool to make one on the card, but I used a digi I have.

Challenges to which I will submit this card....
Cards for men ~ blue and black
Celebrate the Occasion ~ Father's Day
Whimsical Wednesday ~ Father's Day






What I used:
~Core'dinations for the card - embossed with Distressed Stripes Cuttlebug folder and sanded
~Background shape from Sentimentals cut at 3 1/2" and 3 3/4"
~Vintage car digi from Stitchy Bear Stamps
~ribbon and brads

Thanks for stopping by!!!!

20 comments:

GiGi said...

What a great card! I love the embossed and distressed background and the liscense plates on the car! Thanks for playing at Whimsical Wednesdays and CTO!

Adrian said...

Wow, very nice, love the color combo! Thanks for playing @ CTO!

Helen said...

Nice card! Thanks for joining Challenge Me Monday at FCCB :)

The Archiving Angel said...

This card is just super. Love your distressing technique, the embossing & the colors. That ribbon looks great how you placed it too.
Very nice job.
Thanks for joining us at Whimsical Wednesday.
Crafty best wishes,
Sonia

Ive_Boricua_Girl said...

Love your card so cute..

thanks for playing with us at CTO..

Ivette

Dilsaver Designs said...

Great colors and wonderful image! Thanks for joining us this week @ CTO :)

GreenScrap said...

Love this card!! Can't go wrong with a car card!!
Thanks for playing with us @ FCCB!!
TFS!! Take Care!!
Jennie @ http://earthyscrap.blogspot.com/

Lisa said...

Great card...I love the colors you chose! Thanks for joining us this week at CTO!

Lisa
http://prettypaperprettyribbons.blogspot.com

Cindy said...

Oh WOW COOL card!Super job with all the details and colors,Awesome Father's Day card!Thanks so much for playing along with us at Whimsical Wednesday!!!:)

My Lil' Bits said...

Very nice card! The sanding on the embossing is a real nice touch.
Thanks for joining us for the challenge this week at FCCB!
Lisa C

Nadia's World said...

Love this card!! Thanks for playing along with CTO!

Nicole T.

Amy said...

GORGEOUS!! Love these colors and the distressed background!! :)

Thanks so much for sharing your talent at Celebrate The Occasion this week!! A new challenge starts tomorrow -- Can't wait to see what you create!! :)

Amy :) at www.lovetocrop.com
Celebrate The Occasion DTM

Melissa said...

You did a great job on your card, I just love old cars! Thanks so much for Celebrating the Occasion with us!

Tanya said...

Love this card, the black and blues are just great together and I love all the layers! Thanks for joining our challenge at FCCB!

AmyJRockstar said...

This is a really great card! Every aspect is really cool! Thanks for joining us at FCCB for the Father's Day challenge!

XO ~ Amy Jo (FCCB DT)

TX Scrapper Mom said...

Great card! Loving that ribbon! Thanks for playing with us at Whimsical Wednesday :)

Roberta, Whimsical Designer
www.txscrappermom.blogspot.com

Kim H said...

Debbie,
How cool is your card! I love when there is a story behind a card.. your Dad is going to love it! I LOVE the distressing! Oh the plate is just PERFECT too! Great job~ thanks for playing along with us at Whimsical Wednesdays!

ScrappingStephanie said...

What a great Father's Day card. I just love how you put NO 1 dad right on the front of the bumper. Great background shapes. I love the little bow. Thank you for playing along with us at Whimsical Wednesday.

WencheP said...

Very cool card, love the car. Thank you for joining us at Cards for Men.

-Wenche

Donnas Den said...

Great card, Debbie. Thanks for joining us over at Cards for Men and good luck in the challenge.

Donna x

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