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Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Father's Day Neutral Colors ATC

Created this Artist Trading Card ATC 2 1/2" x 3 1/2" using neutral colors and Tim Holtz items. Used TH core'dinations cardstock as base that I distressed with TH paper distresser and TH Distress Ink walnut stain. Used Kraft cardstock as layer that I stamped TH truck on and distressed with TH paper distresser and TH Distress Ink walnut stain. Die cut a Ticket with TH Mini Tickets Set and stamped ticket onto it. Hand wrote calligraphy of Happy Father's Day sentiment on the ticket. Attached ticket to ATC with a TH metal charm clip.

Supplies List

calligraphy: hand wrote sentiment Happy Father's Day
inks: Memento Rich Cocoa
paper - cardstock - Kraft

Tim Holtz: die - Mini Tickets Set, Distress Ink - walnut stain, metal - charm clip, 
   paper distresser, stamp - The Journey

Entering this into the following challenges:

6/11 Paper Pretties PWC261 Fathers/Dads unlim 6/5
6/10 Scrappy Moms-Stamps Terr Tues Ch Father's Day unlim 6/4

6/12 Crafty Ribbons Ch47 Circles unlim circles - wheels on truck 6/6

6/13 ATCs with Attitude Ch41 Neutral Colors 3E(#3) 5/31

6/14 Creative Insp Paints Father's Day unlim 6/2

6/15 Glitter N Sparkle Ch36 Father's Day/Male Cards unlim 6/9
6/15 Kaboodle Doodle Ch#175 For Your Fav Guy 3E(#2) 6/10
6/15 Pink Elephant TPE203 Father's Day unlim 6/10
6/15 Sentimental Sun Ch158 Metal Findings 3E(#3) 6/9
6/15 Tammy Scrapin Corner Ch66 Anything Goes Manly Card/Father's Day 2E(#2) 6/10

6/16 Craft Your Passion Ch166 Father's Day/Masculine 3E(#2) 6/10
6/16 Kraft Journal Just for Him 2E(#2) 6/10
6/16 LEJ Designs Ch57 Something for the Boys/Men 3E(#1) 6/11 
6/16 Stamped Blessings Amusing Ch Father's Day 2E(#2) 6/9

6/17 Bearly Mine Ch90 Anything Goes 2E(#1) 6/11
6/17 Crafty Sentiments Card/Proj for a male 3E(#1) 6/11
6/17 Cuttin & Stampin Wkly 23 Father's Day 3E(#1) 6/11 
6/17 Paper Take Wkly Hello Boys 5E(#1) 6/11
6/17 Tues Throwdown Ch151 You're the Man 3E(#1) 6/11 

6/18 Aud Sentiments Anything Goes unlim 6/5

6/22 Lexis Creations Ch92 Father's Day 2E(#2) 6/10

6/23 Creative Card Crew Ch38 Metal - Stick pins/Charms etc 3E(#1) 6/11

6/30 DLART Thankful Thurs Linky Ch : June Anything Goes unlim 6/6


  1. Great image gorgeous card. Thank you for joining us at Aud Sentiments challenge good luck Ginny ♥

  2. Lovely card love the vintage feel.
    Thank you for joining us at Lexis Creations.
    Hugs Julie xx

  3. a very cool and stylish card!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi (GD this week on lexi's creations challenge)

  4. Great vintage job. Thanks for joining us at Tammy's Scrapin Corner for this challenge.
    Margaret, DT

  5. Great card for a guy. I like all the brown. Thanks for playing with us at Crafty ribbons! xx

  6. Fantastic ATC love the vintage image and all the distressing -thanks for joining us at Lej designs
    Carol DT x

  7. Wow! I love this! Great ATC!



  8. Thank you for entering the LEJ Designs Challenge #57 'something for the boys/men'.

    This is a great male theme ATC. The lovely car stamp is lovely and I like the distressed look you have given it.

    I hope to see more of your entries in our future weekly challenges. There are always great digis up for grabs as prizes.

    Hugs Lisa xxx DT Member

  9. What a great ATC, and so beautifully done. Thanks for joining us this week for Manly/Father's Day Cards.
    Karal DT forTammy's Scrapin Corner

  10. Love this card, Melissa, especially the neutral color palette! How nice that you honored us by playing along in our "You're the Man!" challenge at Tuesday Throwdown this week. I love being inspired by all our players. :-D
    NanaConnie DT

  11. Great atc and use of the metal clip .Thanks for joining us at Creative Card Crew with out metal challenge Hugs Tania (DT)xx

  12. lovely creation thanks so much for sharing with us at BEARLY-MINE x carol

  13. Fabulous masculine card.
    Julie t

  14. What an adorable masculine /Father's Day card. Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at The Creative Card Crew!

  15. Beautiful creation. Love the simplicity. Thanks for joining our "Father's Day / Masculine" challenge this week at Tammy's Scrapin Corner.

    Hugs from Finland,
    Eemeli (DT)

  16. Awesome Father's Day card!Thanks for joining us at Sentimental Sundays!


  17. Very beautiful ATC!
    Thank you for joining in on the Creative Inspirations Paints challenge!

  18. Smart Father's Day card thanks for sharing with glitter n sparkle x

  19. Fab masculine card! Thanks for joining us at CYP! HUgsxx

  20. This is lovely..Thank you for sharing with us at Crafty Sentiments and good luck.

    Caz CSD DT xx

  21. Fabulous vintage ATC!
    Thanks for playing along in our Metal challenge at Creative Card Crew!
    ~ Crystal (DT)

  22. Great Father's Day card! Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Pink Elephant this week!

  23. I never think to make ATC's - thanks for the inspiration. Really like this!

    So glad you joined us at Tammy's Scrappin Corner this week. Hugs and Blessings,
    Trudy DT

  24. Fun Father's Day card Melissa!
    Thanks for sharing and linking this up over at The Kraft Journal for our "Just for Him" challenge! Hope to see you play again in our new challenge that begins tomorrow!

  25. Great the vintage look. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments!

  26. awesome ATC love the great tag you have added.

    Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown this week. Hope to see you again next week. DT Crafting Vicky

  27. Awesome guy card. Great clip.

    Thanks for joining our metal challenge at Creative Card Crew.


  28. This is super cute! Thank you so much for playing along at Crafty Sentiments Designs! We hope that you will play along again with us soon!