Friday, June 8, 2012

The Handy Fathers Day Gift!

Wow..a blog entry after almost a month!  Things have really started getting busy with summer holidays around the corner for the kids and with classes in full swing at Stamping Bella. I have a post today with the Father in your life, actually the real handy guy in your life! My hubby is a contractor so this will be perfect for him! I was inspired by Dena's post some weeks ago and asked her if she would mind if I did something like hers...no problem she said.....Thank-you Dena!
I bought this embossing folder that resembles a piece of wood once you put it thru the cuttlebug and I love the look it gives. I sponged Walnut Stain, Distress Ink over it and it really made it stand out. The images are all from Stamping Bella.

Well I am off to complete a paper cupcake/cupcake holder project for my next post! I hope to pop into the blogs and see what has been going on....see you soon.

10 comments:

  1. Lovely work Christine, perfect for father's day. Great embossing folder too.

    Liza x

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  2. Hi Christine, great embossing folder, will be so useful and super for these fathers day gifts. I'd forgotten Fathers day is just around the corner.
    Hugs Sue W.

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  3. oh wow that embossing folder is fabulous ... i love that little set
    Lisa x
    ps -hope you are well

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  4. Ooh I do miss you now you don't blog so regularly and no June calendar page! This is fab, pefect for the men, great embossing folder.

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  5. What a lovely set Christine. Your husband will love it.

    I know what your mean about lack of time. Sometimes I feel as if I don't achieve very much at all.

    Kat xx

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  6. They are super makes, Christine but soooo tiny. Please can you ensure that you photograph your creations separately in future so that I can see all the wonderful detail I know is there IRL!!! I can't believe it's the 8 June. You normally remind me that it's the beginning of the month with one of your sublime calendar pages. It's wonderful that you are so busy with life but I miss you, girlfriend! Hugs, Lesley

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  7. LOVE this father's set Christine! That wood effect embossing folder is just fabulous and I adore the cards! Missed your beautiful creations but boy do I ever know how busy life gets ... hope you're enjoying the lovely weather! Don't overwork yourself my friend!!! ;)
    Hugs, Danielle

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  8. Ohhhhhhh, that wood grain embossing folder is coooooool!....especially with the distress ink sponged over it. LOVE the images and your awesome coloring, too!

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  9. Oh wow Christine what a fabulous triple easel card for a dad, love your colour choice and your images. hugs Shirleyxxx

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  10. These are all really neat and yes, perfect for Father's Day! Sounds like you're busy, busy!

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