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Sunday, 21 July 2013

Birthday Suited



This very blue card is heading off to a colleague for his birthday, hence all the manly blues and no embellies.  It features 1920’s Kody from Some Odd Girl.


I’ve cropped Kody to fit the sketch, which is the July sketch challenge one from the Some Odd Girl blog.  I keep going to Kody when I need a stylish male card, he is just perfectly dapper.  The sketch was a good fit too with lots of clean lines to it and I finally got to use some of my Washi tape too!

This card features four layers (I love adding layers of paper, makes cards nice and heavy and substantial!) and a 1920’s gentleman so I’m entering it in the Crafts-Too Challenge You era with layers twist challenge.  And as it is most definitely a birthday card (I’m not much for sentiments on the front of my cards!) I’m also entering it at Word Play Saturday where the theme is birthdays.

Ingredients:
Copics
Skin E50, E51, E53
Eyes E23, E25, E27, 0
Hair E21, E23, E25, E27, E29
Belt BV25, B29
Belt Buckle & Buttons Spica Silver
Shirt BV20, 0
Tie BV20, BV23, BV25
Vest & Pants B91, B93, B95, B97, B99
Dies
Spellbinders Nestabilities 5x7 Matting Basics
Spellbinders Nestabilities Classic Squares
Paper
Bazzill Cardstock – Blue
Graphic 45 A Proper Gentleman – Dressed to the Nines
Graphic 45 A Proper Gentleman – The Sophisticate
Tape
Gorjuss Patterned Craft Tape
Stamp
Challenges

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5 comments:

Carol said...

Kody certainly is stylish and thank you for entering him into our Crafts-Too Challenge You challenge.
Carol x
C2cu DT

Anna Sigga said...

Great card and he sure is one handsome fella!
Thanks for joining us over at Some Odd Girl!

Brenda Brown said...

Love your 1920s guy, he sure is handsome. Thanks for sharing your sweet card at Crafts-Too Challenge this month.
hugs {brenda} x0x

Mila said...

Really great man's card!!!Thanks for joining us at Some Odd Girl July Sketch Challenge !
Hugs, Mila

RiNNE said...

This looks very sophisticated and regal! Thanks for joining in on the fun at SOG's sketch challenge!