Wednesday, 7 November 2018

Birthday Card for my Nephew

Today, I am sharing the birthday card I recently made for my nephew.
I love making black and white cards, but thought I'd break it up a little, by using the 
patterned paper and brads as the 'shelf'.
The products used are:-
Crafters Companion Die'Sire Embossaliscious Embossing Folder - Gunmetal
Card Deco - Happy Birthday
Tool die - Purchased from eBay
Driftwood Paper Pad - The Works
Challenges entered:-
Crazy for CAS - Favourite Colour
The Paper Nest Dolls - Anything Goes
Dragonfly Dreams - Anything Goes
Always Happy Birthday - Happy Birthday
The Crafters Café - Male (Young or Old)

Love to Craft - Anything Goes
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - Anything Goes
Crafting from the Heart - Anything Goes

Thank you for visiting today.
Janice x


  1. A fantastic card Janice the piece of patterned paper give a great backdrop to the tools.

    Sue xx

  2. Hi Janice this is a brilliant birthday card. I love the design. Take care. Hugs Jackie

  3. What a beautiful card, Janice!

  4. What a beautiful card. Thanks for joining the Crazy for CAS challenge.

  5. Fabulous masculine card great embossing background and brilliant tools against the wood grain B.paper
    Carol x

  6. Great male card! My husband would love it. He's a real tool guy. I'm sure your nephew will love it!

  7. Super male card Janice - love those screws, they look so realistic! Shabneez x

  8. Such great inspiration I have some tool sets but not sure how to use them, I love your idea and I like the addition of your pattern paper with it and the screws, very cool!

  9. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Love to Craft, good luck!!! Amy DT

  10. Great card with super dies and I love the embossing folder. Thanks for sharing with CHN patterned paper challenge.

  11. Wonderful masculine card Janice..I love the black and white and the woodgrain paper to break it up is fabulous with the tools hanging from it..great design..

    Luv CHRISSYxx

  12. A super card Janice, a fabulous masculine design.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob

  13. Fabulous design. Thanks for entering your wonderful creation at The Crafter's Cafe this fortnight for our "Male" challenge.

  14. Great masculine card, I'm sure your nephew wil love it! The tools look great and I adore the screw brad accents! Pretty Cool!

  15. I am sure your nephew loves your card, Janice. It is amazing!!! Kisses, my friend.

  16. I am back with my DT hat on:
    Thank you so much for entering our challenge at The Crafter’s Cafe. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.
    Mia {My Blog}

  17. Such a perfect masculine card! Thank you so much for joining our challenge at The Paper Nest Dolls. Pam~DT

  18. There is lots to love on this fab male card. Thank you for taking part in the "Love To Craft Challenge". DT Sam x

  19. Great masculin card! Thank you for joining us at Crazy for CAS!

  20. What a great design! Perfect masculine card. xx


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