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Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Wild West Card

Created this card using a sketch which you can see below. Recycled some blue jean fabric for 'happy birthday' sentiment tag. Used Tim Holtz stamps. Embellished with wonderful Wild West stickers that Gail of I Like Paper mailed me. Thanks again Gail. Added ribbon.

Supplies List 

fabric: denim - for 'happy birthday' sentiment tag
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
paper: SandyLion Denim scrapbook paper,
   cardstock - Kraft, Black & Kraft Prints Paper Pk, blue
ribbon: the Paper Studio ribbon trends Cowboy Icons
stickers: EK success Jolee's boutique Wild West <-- Internet friend Gail of I Like Paper mailed these to me, thanks again Gail
Tim Holtz: paper distresser, stamp - Wild West, stamp/die - Blueprint sentiment stamp & tag

Entering this into the following challenges:

1/29 MFP Insp Ch47 Put Your Boots On - Fashion Boots 5E(#1) 1/23
   inspiration - when I think of boots I think of cowboy boots

1/31 CraftyHazelnuts Pattern Paper Card Ch UE 1/1 
1/31 DLART Thankful Thurs Jan Linky Ch 1EperDay UE 1/2
1/31 Ribbon Carousel RCC89 Love, Bdays & Chicken Soup UE 1/7

2/1 Pile It On #4 Animals UE 1/26

2/2 Craft Your Passion Ch198 Spots & Stripes 3E(#2) 1/27

2/2 Kraft Journal Ch156 Sketch 2E(#2) 1/27

2/2 Simon Says Stamp Mon Ch This is where the Cowboy Rides Away 5E(#1) 1/27
2/2 Stamped Blessings Anything Goes 2E(#2) 1/26


  1. A very cute card, I love the western flair. Those stickers that Gail sent you are fabulous. Thanks, so much for joining us for the Speedy TV Inspiration (fashion boots) challenge

  2. Your card is a fab Western Card - glad the stickers worked out - Joleen has some great embellishments - I need to use some of the ones I have in my craftroom - hopefully will get many used this year - nice creation Melissa!

  3. Love the fun old west card the colors are perfect for old west.
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes January Linky Party. Have a great day
    DIANA L.

  4. What a fun card! Love the western theme. Thanks for sharing at The Kraft Journal.

  5. Love the boot props that go so well with your card! Fun card too. Thanks for joining us in the MFPSpeedyTV Inspiration Challenge! Hugz!

  6. Thank you so much for joining my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge for January with another lovely card - hope to see you again soon. x

  7. Another cute card Melissa! Thank you for joining us this week over at The Kraft Journal.

  8. I love the western flair! :) Thanks for sharing with us at Craft Your Passion!


  9. Fabulous male card! Thanks for joining us at CYP! Hugsxx

  10. cute guy card! thanks for joining us at pile it on! Hope to see you back there this week for a new challenge - Add ribbon!
    Kimberly DT