Wednesday, 22 July 2015

The Male Room #15

A new fun challenge over at The Male Room this next fortnight using two great staples - spots and stripes.

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I started by stamping a background of stripes using the Stampin Up gorgeous hardwood stamp in two different orientations. I adore this stamp and am always looking for opportunities to ink it up.


Next I die cut the hooray from some spotty paper and then used a circular die to give the shape I needed for the design I had in my head. This was a little flimsy, but I managed to cut down some foam pads to add it to the purple banner and stabilise it.


Supplies:
Stamps: SU, Hardwood
Ink: SU, crumb cake
Paper: SU, Moonlight stack
Die: Clearly Besotted, Circle Hooray; Spellbinder, standard circle small

So what will you create? Be sure to check out the rest of the DT creations and our fabulous Guest Designer -  Monika of Creative with Monika, bound to be something to spark your creativity.

Thanks for your visit today. And keep crafting!

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6 comments:

  1. This is an awesome card Jane! I always have trouble with masculine cards - need to get myself a wood effect stamp!

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  2. Brilliant take on the challenge. Love the colours, the stripey woodgrain background and that fabulous sentiment! Great work. xxx

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  3. Great idea for using spot PP Jane..love that banner in purple and the strip behind it..clever DT card...see you around sweet friend..
    Hugs
    Monika

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  4. HOORAY for the spots!! Awesome card Jane!!

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  5. I would never have thought of using Hardwood to create stripes, clever you! Love the spotty hooray which pops off the purple banner. Awesome card
    Louise xx

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  6. Fabulous use of spots and stripes!!

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