Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Father's Day Card with Bicycle

It's been a crazy humid day here in Oklahoma, which made for a good excuse to stay indoors My niece is visiting for a couple of days and she requested to use my supplies to make her dad a Father's Day Card. He likes to ride bicycles and rides in competitions, so it only made sense to make a card using a bike. However, this required a trip to the craft store because the only bike stamps in my stash are girly. We didn't have much luck at the store in the stamp department and luckily found some 3-D stickers that worked perfectly. She used watercolor paper and watercolored the background to look like a sky and road. The road was stamped using the Gorgeous Grunge stamp set by Stampin' Up! and Staz On black ink. Two small die cut clouds were cut using an Impression Obsession die. The Father's Day sentiment is by Hero Arts and the stickers were added. It turned out great!

 My niece Hailey, who is twelve, would like to enter her card into the following challenges:


  1. Lovely father's day card. Thanks for playing along at Crafty Cardmakers.

  2. I am sure you niece appreciated all the efforts in locating the bike items needed. The card is perfect and hopefully will be appreciated.

  3. Wow, Hailey, this is a great card! Love your watercolor techniques and those 3-D stickers are perfect for your biking dad! I'm sure you had a great time crafting with your aunt and your dad will love his card! Thanks for sharing at TTCRD.

  4. Tell Halley she did an excellent job! Hopefully she will find a way to join the fun again at Tuesday Throwdown!

  5. Great card Andrea, the sticker is fab

  6. Love this fabulous Father's Day card. That sticker and the signpost were made for one another!

    Thanks for sharing in my 'special man' challenge.

    Crafty Cardmakers


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