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Monday, April 9, 2018

Vintage Camera Bday Card

Made this masculine birthday card with a vintage camera style back in 2016. Remade it now in 2018. This time I used less of the camera film so it could be mailed more easily, redid the inside & it is for birthday of my husband's youngest brother who likes photography.

Original 2016 version

2018 version

Supplies List

adhesive: foam, glue dots, Scotch ATG
calligraphy - hand wrote inside & envelope
Cricut cartridge:  Makin' the Grade  2 1/4" Memories/Camera
machine: Cricut   Sizzix
paper: Kodak paper, white envelope  vellum  scrapbook (scrap) -  camera
cardstock - black, blue, cream, white
Spellbinder: die - Inverted Circle
stamp: Craftin Desert Divas Capture The Good Times - sentiment
   Hero Arts Vintage Camera - on envelope
   Simon Says Stamp It's Your Birthday - sentiment on envelope
   Stampabilities Vintage Camera - on inside
   Created by Melissa DeMonic - on back of card
Tim Holtz: cardstock - brushed corduroy (scrap)    die - Labels - on back of card
Distress Ink - vintage photo, walnut stain
   film - film strip ribbon   ink - Ranger Jet Black   photo - Lost Relatives  
   tools - paper distresser, stapler
tool: MISTI

Entering this into the following challenge(s):

4/10     Simon Says Stamp Wed   Ch Happy Birthday          5E(#5)  4/4

4/13    Dies R Us   Ch94 Anything Goes    mustuse1metaldiefromDRUStore   3E(#3)  4/1

4/15   Fantabulous Cricut   Ch#323 Anything Goes    3E(#3)  4/2
4/15   heARTful Stamping Ch   Anything Goes + stamp   2E(#2)   4/8
4/15   Simon Says Stamp Mon   Ch Mythology/Inspired by a Story     5E(#1)  4/9
   photography tells a story of memories

4/30   Crafty Hazelnuts Ch Patterned Paper    Apr 2018   UE  4/1
4/30   DLART   Apr Linky   1Eperday   no stack   4/1


  1. Very creative!! Thanks so much for playing in our ‘Anything Goes DRU’ challenge at Dies R Us. Good Luck and please come back again soon!

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

  2. What a fabulous card, great for a man who loves photography.
    Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.

  3. A wonderful male vintage card! Thanks so much for joining us at Dies R Us for the challenge!

  4. Great card- I love the vintage style! Thanks for sharing at FCCB!

    Cynthia, DT

  5. I like the camera on the inside, it's a great touch! Good luck in the HeARTful Stamping Challenge!

  6. Both cards are lovely ~ do like the film strip very much~ Happy Birthday to your BIL

  7. Wonderful card, love the old camera's so fun. Thank you so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Hugs, Sandra

  8. Stunning set. Love the film roll. Thank you very much for joining our challenge at Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper challenges.
    Big Hug!