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Sunday, 15 April 2012

Vroom---------- 18 year old card

Another request, for an 18 year old who has damaged 3 cars, I was told to include a car! not sure if this was a message for him?


 I followed this sketch, I think it makes it so much easier for a quick card, or otherwise really :). I didn't follow the colour scheme as you can see, that was already decided with the image I chose.  
I chose a digi stamp by Charmed Cards and Crafts named Driving Mikey, it turns out that the image looks like the boy it's for, how fortunate I thought LOL the image is ready coloured or you can do it yourself, this time because of the time frame I used the ready coloured.

The papers are by Gina Jane at DAISIE.  I looked for a font that made the word Vroom look like it was speeding through and found this called Speed of Oatmeal. I cut out the Vroom on my Cricut with Fairycuts, A border of cars was needed, why? just did! Anyway, I looked on the web for a car and found one, so I then made it into a border with Fairycuts. The tag is a freebie from DAISIE I've had for years I then used jute twine to tie a couple of knots.

Not really a quick card with all I made to cut, but I think it was worth it, in fact someone else who saw it wanted the same so it was not a one off as my cards are usually.


















I'm going to add this to the following challenges -

http://liliofthevalleythursdaychallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2012/04/transport.html      Transport

http://ourcreativecorner6.blogspot.co.uk/                Our Boys and their toys

http://thesecretcraftersaturdaychallenge.blogspot.co.uk/         A mans card


17 comments:

  1. Fantastic card again Faith! Love the image.
    xx

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  2. Wonderful details from the teenage boy to the row of cars and even the VROOM! I agree. It's fantastic!

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  3. Lovely card, Faith! I never think of using the pre-coloured images ... very clever when you've already outdone your time on the layout.

    Thank you too for stopping by my blog, to comment upon my Thanks Sew Much card. I too use Fairy Cut, in fact, I think I was among the first in the states to endorse it for use with the Cricut. I've not updated it, so I do have the capability to continue to use it with my Cricut, though now that I have my Silhouette Cameo, I can keep both machines humming at the same time.

    Have a blessed day!

    Fondly,
    Ellen ♥ CardMonkey
    http://cardmonkey-business.blogspot.com
    E-mail: cardmonkey@comcast.net

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  4. You never cease to amaze me with what you can do with PS Faith! This is a great card and so is your geneology one too. Sarah x

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  5. what a lovely creation and a great masculine card, thank you for joining us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
    Hugs Kate xx

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  6. You've done it again! Fabulous card Faith, love this and I think it is perfect for this young man, Gay xxx

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  7. Oh this is so fabulous, love it.
    luv
    Debby

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  8. This is just ideal for your request! Love the digi you've found. x

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  9. What a great idea for a teenage boy! Beautiful coloring of the image! Thanks so much for joining our challenge at Our Creative Corner! Hugs, Marcy

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  10. Great job on this one too Faith! I think your Vroom letters are wonderful, and I like the way you tied the sentiment.

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  11. This is a brilliant card, the embelishments are fantastic. Thank you for the kind words on my blog.
    Hugs
    Suzie xx

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  12. You are a roaring success with your cards `faith and im not surprised you always manage to come up with the goods and in spades ( whatever that means ) Another great card from you.

    Marie

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  13. Very modern looking mens card, its great.
    thank you for joining in at Secret Crafter Saturday challenge. Linda x

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  14. Fab boy's card - love the little car trim!
    Thanks for playing with us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge!
    Helen x

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  15. Fabulous project! Really pretty.Thanks so much for sharing with us at Our Creative Corner this week.

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