Saturday, April 21, 2012

#1 Dad

I apologize for anyone who stopped by and this post wasn't live.  I've been having issues with Blogger all week (I think due to the conversion) and my scheduled posts haven't been publishing like they promised they would.  :)

This is my 3rd post of the day (wow!) If you're looking for The Craft's Meow blog hop or my Waltzingmouse Sketch Challenge card, please scroll down.

Hello friends! Today is our Rubbernecker Stamps Father's Day blog hop! If you're like me and you need more "man card" ideas, this tour is sure to give you some great inspiration!

I started off with the great #1 Dad Trophy stamp and heat embossed it onto some navy cardstock. I cut it out with a lable die and adhered it atop some paper and some fun embellishments from the Rocket Age collection. One of my dad's favorite card's I've made was one published in the December issue of Cards Magazine so I thought I'd give him a Father's Day card that was of the same theme. I sure hope he likes it!

I've included the hop route below and if you leave comments along the way and then on the Stampin' Sisterhood blog, you'll be eligible to win a stamp set of your choice! The winner will be randomly selected from comments and announced on the SS Blog on 4/28! Leave another comment that you've shared our hop on your Facebook page or blog for a 2nd chance to win!

Bev Gerard
Charlene Driggs
Charlene Merrick
Ellen Taylor
Jacquie Peifer
Jen Charboneau
Jennifer Cuthbertson (you're here!)
Joan Ervin
Judy Rozema
Julia Aston
Juliana Swanson
Karen Hunsaker
Kecia Waters
Kittie Caracciolo

Supplies: Stamp (Rubbernecker), DP/Embellishments - Rocket Age collection (October Afternoon), Cardstock - Night of Navy (SU!), Ink - Big and Bossy (Ranger), Embossing Powder (SU!), Label Die (Spellbinders), Cuttlebug, foam squares

30 comments:

  1. He will love it, Jen! It's so fun!

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  2. Space-a-riffically cool, Jen! Wonderful details!

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  3. Jen, this is such a fun masculine card. Fantastic!

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  4. Jen, I love that you went such a different direction with your card. I love the trophy and the space details.

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  5. Huh. I had a scheduled post that did. Ot post and I could not comment yesterday...
    I love the retro look of this card!

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  6. Love the card.

    craftymom205 at yahoo dot com

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  7. this is so gorgeous!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi xoxo

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  8. Great FD card, a fun "space" spin, TFS!
    pdela-torre@wavecable.com

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  9. Cute idea - love the tickets!

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  10. This reminds me of the 60's, I think. Science kits, growing interest in space. Cool card!

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  11. Very creative; I'm sure your dad will love it. Thanks for sharing

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  12. wow such a great retro feeling with this card. just looove it!

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  13. Great Father's Day card--I like the space theme.
    slrdowney at hotmail dot com

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  14. What a great Father's Day card, Jen...love the fun trophy image and the wonderful Rocket Age details you added!!!!

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  15. Great card. Love all the details.

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  16. Jen...what a great trophy image! Love it! Your card has such a neat retro/childlike feel to it!
    Nicely done!

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  17. Great idea to make a card with the same theme you dad liked. Love the look.

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  18. Refreshing to see a masculine card made using colors other than brown.

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  19. Fun card. I like the background paper.

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  20. Love this, Jen! Which dad wouldn't like a card with a stamp saying #1 dad?!!! I'm pretty sure he will love it!! Fab theme!!!
    Wishing you a wonderful day!!
    Hugs, Wendy

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  21. Fun, fun card Jen! Love the tickets and that fab trophy image! It has a great 1950's feel! You rocketed this hop girl!

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  22. I love that trophy Jen - I guess there are several images at RN that I haven't noticed??!! what fun papers you matched it up with! I'm having the same issues with blogger - I hardly know how to do a post anymore it looks so different - AND scheduled posts are NOT posting!

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  23. What an absolutely fun card...love that trophy and the tickets!

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