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Thursday, August 17, 2017

Masking Nautical Pirate Bday Card

Used masking to create the sunset scene for this nautical/pirate birthday card. Used Tim Holtz Distress Inks for the sunset colors. Used MFT Pirate theme stamp/die set. Used MFT Parrot that I added a wobble to back of inside card. Used Lawn Fawn alphabet set to create the whimsy sentiment inside.
The card is for a co-worker's 18th birthday.

     Supplies List 

ink: VersaFine Onyx Black

Lawn Fawn:  stamp - Smitty's ABCs - sentiment   'Happy Bird-day"  (inside) 

My Fav Things: stamp/die - Party Like a Pirate

paper: cardstock - gold foil, gold glitter (coins), white, Kraft (base), 
   Darice Multi-Stripe (inside - Parrot)
   scrapbook - beach sand

Simon Says Stamp: - die - Stitched - Ovals, Rectangles

Spellbinder: die - Nest Classic Large Labels

string: brown jute

Tim Holtz: cardstock - Kraft Core'd Shattered brown
   Distress Ink - sky - mustard seed, picked raspberry
   water - broken china, tumbled glass

tool:  MISTI  

wobble: added to back of oval on inside behind Parrot

Entering this into the following challenge(s): 

8/20   Lawn Fawnatics   Ch10 Custom Sentiments   UE   8/7

8/20   Simon Stamp Mon   Ch Nautical         5E(#3)   8/14

8/22   MFT Color Ch   Ch75 Coral Crush, Spearmint, Green-Eyed Monster,Blueberry   UE   8/10

8/22   Simon Says Stamp Wed   Ch Add a Sentiment      5E(#2)   8/16

8/24   My Fav Things Camp Create 2017   Day 2: Magnificent Masking   1E(#1)   8/15



8/27   Dies R Us   Ch79 Anything Goes Using Dies    mustuse1metaldiesoldatstore   3E(#3)  8/15
   mustuse1metaldiesoldatstore - Spellbinder

8/31   Crafty Hazelnuts Ch Patterned Paper    Aug 2017   UE  8/1
8/31   DLART Aug Linky Ch   1Eperday   8/1


  1. Arrg...(sorry couldn't help, super cute pirate card and super cute inside, too!! Thank you for joining our challenge at Dies R Us!
    Diane DRU DT {Nellies Nest}

  2. Super cool - did nice on the background and love the wobble - miss that challenge! ARRRG!

  3. Love the idea of using the Distress Inks to make the scene...very cute
    Dr Sonia

  4. Fabulous nautical pirate card, my friend! I love the parrot and the golden effect!

  5. What a fun creation and great design!! Thanks so much for playing in our ‘Anything using Dies’ challenge at Dies R Us! Please come back again soon!

    Darlene (DRU Blog Leader)
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please come for a visit.

  6. What a great pirate card. Thanks for joining us at the Dies R Us Challenge Blog. We hope to see more of your designs in future challenges.
    DRU DT

  7. Such a great card and lovely use of dies! As always, thank you so much for sharing and for playing along with us over on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog... x

  8. Fun card. Thanks for joining us at Craftyhazelnuts patterned paper challenge in August. Happy crafting!
    Catherine x DT

  9. What a fabulous card, love the sentiment.
    Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.