Monday, June 3, 2013

Super Dad

With Father's Day just around the corner, I pulled out one of my favorite digis, Huge Hero by KennyK, to make a funny card.

The duct tape piece is what was left on the know, after the sticky part's gone, some is stuck onto the cardboard roll? Well, I peeled that off and embossed it in my BigShot with a TH embossing folder. The birdie banner is Washi Tape.

The sentiment is from a Teddy Bo & Co. set (free with an issue of Simply Cards & Papercraft), and the airplane is a brad from my stash. I edged the skyline with a silver Sharpie.

Last year, my brother-in-law hired me to make some Thank-you cards for his Chiropractic office. He sent me the files for his logo, based on the Orlando skyline, and I have several pieces left over. You can read the whole story, and see similar projects, in this post.

ABC Challenge: Sketch #30 (oops, missed deadline!)
Cards For Men: Dad
ColourQ #191: Basic Gray, Daffodil Delight, Real Red, Cool Caribbean + White
Crafty Creations #224: Superhero
Crafts 4 Eternity Recipe Challenge #126: 3 feature elements with the same letter (Brad, Banner, Birds)
Melonheadz Friends Challenge: Father's Day and/or Male-inspired
Whimsical Designs: Recycle (the duct tape is actually the remnant of a roll)

Update: I made ColourQ Courtier for the Color Combo #191! WOW, I am so super honored!

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  1. Brilliant card and I love your creativity! Simple bright colors are so effective! So glad you joined us for our Dad Challenge at Cards for Men!

  2. my goodness, this is totally cool and gorgeous!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi xoxo

  3. Fun card, great superman image, great coloring! Thanks for playing with us at the colourQ.

  4. This is so cool. Love the image and your design.

  5. Gorgeous card! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

  6. Great card. Great use of remanence of duct tape. Thanks for joining us over at Whimsical Design this week. Good luck and come back soon. TFS, Friday

  7. Great card, CG. Thanks for joining us over at Cards for Men and good luck with the challenge.

    Donna x

  8. WOW you are so very creative!!! I'm really impressed on how you have used the left over piece of duct tape!!! Mine would have gone to the garbage... I'll never see it in the same way from now on lol

    Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at Melonheadz friends challenge. Hope you will join us next time. DT Crafting Vicky


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