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Thursday, 7 June 2012

Sail Away Father's Day


Another Father's Day card from my last card class.  This time using Sail Away.  

I started with a card base of Bashful Blue.  Then ran some Cherry Cobbler and Whisper White through the Top Note Die.  With the Whisper White layer this was stamped with Woodgrain in Early Espresso.  For the main layer I stamped Sail Away in Early Espresso.  I then brayered the sky in Bashful Blue and the sea in Marina Mist.  Adding some clouds by using torn paper and sponging.  I stamped the boat again on Whisper White and cut out the sails to paper piece onto the original.  I stamped a third time in Cherry Cobbler and did the same.  The sentiment is from Teeny Tiny Wishes and is stamped in Cherry Cobbler.  Then punched out using the Word Window Punch and mounted onto a Modern Label in Marina Mist.  I added brads to the sentiment and the top corner of the main panel. 

A big Hi to Lynda, appreciate you following me!

Thanks for coming in by.  It's always lovely to see you here.  Take care. x 

Supplies Used
All Stampin' Up! 

Card - Bashful Blue, Whisper White, Cherry Cobbler
Ink - Early Espresso, Cherry Cobbler, Bashful Blue, Marina Mist
Stamp - Sail Away, Woodgrain, Teeny Tiny Wishes
Punch - Word Window, Modern Label
Bigz - Top Note

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10 comments:

Victoria said...

I like the woodgrain used as a background layer. Beautiful brayering too.

Vicky said...

Another fabulous creation Aileen...really love the image hun :o)

big hugs Vicky xx

craftattack said...

Beautiful card, love that woodgrain stamp, too! Valerie

Virginia L. said...

Hello Aileen, I love your layering with the diecut. The color combo is awesome for Father's Day card! Thank you so much for stopping by my blog. Unfortunately I will not be going to Scotland ( would LOVE to though)!! Last time I was in UK two years ago and would love to return! I really appreciate your message and support! HUGS!

Cheryl said...

oh gosh this is one,brilliant card Hun just love that sailing boat and super layout hugs Cherylxxxxx

SYLVIA-ANNE said...

A brilliant Father's Day card Aileen - love the way you've staggered the Top Note layers, and the wood-grain effect is perfect for the boating theme.
Hugs, Sylvia x

Zippy said...

Fabulous card, love the wood grain and the image is brilliant. xxx

Vicky Hayes said...

This is lovely Aileen - your sky is superb! Vicky x

Suze Bain said...

Love the double top note Aileen and the ship looks fab mounted onto the woodgrain. xx

Bonnie said...

I love your skewed, diecut panels, Aileen! That sailboat looks like its racing!

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