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Saturday, June 11, 2016

Teach a Man to Fish...

Coffee of the Day - Vanilla Macadamia


Today begins a new challenge over at the Catch the Bug challenge and inspiration blog with a 'Masculine' theme. perfect for those upcoming Father's Day cards or any others you might want to send along to the guys in your life! :)

**the watermark I've been given by Bugaboo is the little lady in the car. 
it is NOT part of the card.**

I am using the hysterical 'Gus Fishing' image on my card today. he just cracks me up!  I'll be sending this card off to our son, Mick, when he returns from his school trip to Canada. he loves to go on fishing trips with his friends, so I know he'll get a kick out of it. :)

papers are from the Kaisercraft Hunt & Gather collection, fish die is a retired one from Whimsy Stamps, little snippets of brown gingham ribbon & natural cotton ribbon are  from Really Reasonable Ribbon, and buttons are from my vintage stash. a piece of torn cardboard was inked and added below punched sentiment. crystal effects was added to his glasses.

thanks so much for stopping by! enjoy your weekend! we are off to a big antiques market at our local county fairgrounds today.

Challenges:
Craft Rocket - for a man/boy
Cute Card Thurs. - a good sport/hobbies
Simon Says Stamp Wed - for a guy/Father's Day
Tues. Throwdown - man's world
Crafty Boots - masculine
Craft for the Craic - masculine
QKR Stampede - one for the guys
Inky Chicks - Father's Day/male card

9 comments:

Lisette Baker said...

Great card, I love all your background papers and how you have used them. Thanks for joining in at Crafty Boots Challenges this time.

Bad Kitty said...

this is great card!

Dee's Craft Room said...

Fabulous card, I love the sense of humour and your great design. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

Dionne

Dawn Lancaster said...

Hee Hee! What a fun card! I love Gus!
Hugs
Dawn xx

Cross Stitch Claire said...

What a fun card! Thanks for joining us at Craft Rocket, Claire DT x

Migdalia said...

Cute, Cute, Cute!!
Have a blessed day,
Migdalia
Crafting with Creative M

Pop, Paper, Scissors said...

Ha! Love that sentiment and it goes so well with the stamped image. Your son will be sure to get at laugh. Thanks for joining us for this week's QKR Stampede challenge.

NanaConnie said...

Ah hahaha! Love that sentiment, Jen, and it's so true! OK, time for a DT hat -- I'm delighted to see you playing along in our "One for the Guys" challenge at QKR Stampede this week. Good luck in the draw and come play again soon, won't you?
NanaConnie DT

wannabcre8tive said...

Hi Jennifer, I love this cute card and the sentiment is funny, but true.
I haven't seen you for a while, in blog land, anyway. Good to see you. Thank you for joining us for the QKR Stampede challenge. Good luck.