June 16, 2012

Freshly Made Sketches #39

I am squeaking under the wire again for this week’s Freshly Made Sketches challenge, most of my day has been filled with chores and such but I have sneaked into my craft space to
get a card done. The card is last minute too,  for Father’s Day for my husband.


This sketch was perfect for what I had in mind for the card. I heat embossed the focal image with black ink and clear embossing power, two layers give it a nice 2D look. I could not resist added some twine, a silver button and a couple of silver stickers dots.

Supplies: Natural white cardstock, Designer Paper- Momenta, Close to my Heart – Born to Ride, misc button, twine and embellishments.

Cheers,
Nina

9 comments:

  1. What a great card Sis! I wonder if it's meant to stay close to home or for someones buds?

    You make simple look so nice and easy.

    Love ya,
    Sis

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  2. Great card Nina! I love your take on the sketch! Thanks for playing with us at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  3. GREAT CARD! I love the "Born to Ride"! Love how you've done it in black and white. Thanks for sharing with us at Freshly Made Sketches this week!

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  4. Great monochromatic card Nina! I'm sure your husband will love it!

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  5. Ooh, I like this card Nina ... love that Born to Ride panel ... and in black and white monochrome, with the touch of silver - this is awesome!

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  6. I'm sure he LOVED it!!! Great job!

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  7. Awesome card Nina! It's so masculine! What a great take on the sketch! Love the brads and the twine! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  8. Love how you managed to add a little bit of bling and still keep the masculine feel. Thanks for playing with us at Freshly Made Sketches.

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  9. Nina, what a wonderful masculine card. I'm sure your husband loved it. I love the paper and the way you layered them along with the embossed image. Perfect!!

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