Saturday, June 02, 2012

Sugar Creek Hollow Week # 13 Father's Day

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Hello Friends!!
Welcome to week 13 "Father's Day"

I have created one of 4 Father's Day cards that I need to make.  I thought I would start out on my Brother's card.
He is an Awesome Father!!
I used one of this month's Ephemera sets from Gecko Galz.
"Man O Man"  I also used the "flying Pig" digital stamp.  
I used embellishments from Pro 31 Designs to dress my card up, masculine style :0).  Black Bling Mesh, Brown Crystal wheat sprays, black chandelier drops and bronze pearls.  Of course I had to add just 3 Champagne flatback pearls, since they are my fave!!

It says "You are the King of the World," which is not something I would normally say to my brother...LOL.  Unless I said, well..."When pigs fly"..LOL.  So I have the pigs flying on his card, so he knows I mean it!
 I also used a Black crystal flower and Rosette in this masculine cluster.  I thin the seam binding adds a great touch!  
Here is a  look at the inside.  I have a place on the left for my sentiment (not sure what I am writing yet) and left the right side open for some matted photos of my nephews.
I was super lucky the other day!!  I thought I would stop by my BFF's Scrapbook store for a visit and  pick up some "Dude" paper.  She was actually on her way out!!  She was super sweet and let me get the few things I needed...she is the bestest!  Not only did I get this lovely the Graphic paper, but she gave me to old books that I can alter!!  Wooo Hooo!!
Thank you Ginny!!
If you live in Michigan, you will want to visit her store for sure! It is located in beautiful downtown Dexter!!

Here is a close up of the bling trim, rosette, crystal brown wheat spray and May arts leaf trim!
So...why don't you get started on your father's day card (if you haven't already) and come and join the challenge this week at Sugar Creek Hollow!
Just make sure that your creation has a Vintage, Primitive or Shabby style to be eligible for prizes and honors!

Feel free to stop by the PRO 31 DESIGNS Blog Hop!!
Each DT Member has Give Away and free digital collage sheet!!

I will be sharing my card with the following linky parties for inspiration.
Make it Monday

I will be playing along in these challenges
Really Reasonable Ribbon:  Flowers and Ribbon 
2 Sister's Challenge: Inside and Out
Charisma Cards Challenge:  Bling
Simon says Stamp &Show:  For the boys
Diva's by Design: Anything goes
Creative Inspiration:  Diamonds /sparkle
(crystal wheat sprays and crystal flower the silver/black bling)
The Stamp Man Challenge: For a Man
Tuesday Throwdown:  Masculine
Here Come The Boys: Anything Goes

So Please come and Play with me and the Design Teams at these two challenges!  
We have some fabby inspiration for you!! 
Sugar Creek Hollow:  Father's Day
Gecko Galz Father's Day Challenge 

Thank you for visiting!!


  1. enjoying my first blog hop...lovely, fresh new ideas ;)
    Have a craft-happy weekend...

  2. Love the flowers, bling, pearls and ribbon on this wonderfully masculine card! The flying pig is too cute!

  3. Great job! Always on the hunt for masculine cards!

  4. This is one cool card! Who can't love the flying pig!! Hugs,

  5. Wow....and funny too, I get it. lol So many interesting things to look at that I don't even see that little dot thing!

  6. Love the card and the flying pig!

  7. Anonymous3:49 PM

    Fabulous card Heather, love all of the detail. Thanks for joining us at The Stamp Man. Sue C x

  8. I always have trouble with masculine cards. Thanks for the ideas.

  9. Oooo, love the vintage but masculine card, Heather. Great way to do a guy card and still get to do all the embellies! Thanks so much for playing in our "Masculine" challenge at Tuesday Throwdown this week. Good luck in the draw.
    NanaConnie DT

  10. Utterly stunning I love it all thanks for playing at Divas hugs rebekah xx

  11. This is AMAZING!!! Gorgeous use of embellishments--and it still looks totally masculine! I wish I could pull that off--you amaze me! :)

  12. Very handsome card, it!

  13. just stunning this is the sort of card my DAD would love. Thanks for sharing at CREATIVE this week

  14. Heather, your Fathers Day card for your brother is really wonderful! I hope he appreciates all of the hard work and thought that went into your creation! Love the black crystal flower amongst the seam tape bow. The flying pig is hysterical! Beautiful papers and embellishments, too. Thanks for sharing your wonderful card with us at Simon Says Stamp and Show. <3 Candy

  15. Such a cute creation hun! Thanks for playing over at Wednesday's Creative Inspirations! xxx

  16. Heather, beautiful as always. Your creations always make me smile and inspire me! He will love this and love the added whimsy and inside joke between you.
    Hope you are having a wonderful weekend.

  17. I love this stylish creation! Thanks for joining in the Here Come The Boys challenge, good luck and hope to see you next time too, Donna ☺

  18. your creations blow me away Heather! I love all the detail...pure eye candy hun!

  19. Anonymous12:55 PM

    Very nice and manly card. Ton's of detail and trim. I'm sure your brother will love it. Thanks for the shout out for my shop too : ) See ya later gator. Hugs and love from your BFF! : )

  20. Wow! This is wonderful.

  21. Wonderful manly card! Love the images and all your "bits and bobs"! :)

  22. Hi Heather. What an awesome looking father's day card. You sure know how to created. I love how the colors blend in with the background picture. I love that it looks vintage. It is beautiful. Thank you for sharing. Hugs, Francine

  23. This is a wonderful card Heather, there's so much to look at.
    xxx Hazel.

  24. This is fab!Thanks for joining in at HCTB.
    Becky xx

  25. Amazingly masculine even with the flowers! AWESOME! Thanks for playing along with us at Really Reasonable Ribbon!


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