Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Lucky to be alive!

     Ooops!  Forgot to post this yesterday.  I made this for my uncle's birthday this year.  He loves old westerns and we ALWAYS get each other snarky cards.  The image is from Art Impressions stamps and it's called "Slim".
     Here's the fun sentiment I put on the inside of the card.

     I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Creative Moments--anything goes/for the boys
Oldie But a Goodie--Father's Day/Masculine ( the buttons, twine, and canvas ribbon are all over six months old
Try It On Tuesdays--one for the boys
Ooh-la-la Creations--Father's Day/male
Catered Crop--manly men

     Hope you're all having a great day.  I'll be back tomorrow with something special from Art Impressions.

Paper--Recollections, Bazzill, The Paper Studio, Copic XPress-it Blending card
Stamps--Art Impressions "Slim", There She Goes Clears Stamps "Giddy Up"
Ink--Memento Tuxedo Black, Copics
Tools--paper Piercer, Tim Holtz ruler
Miscellaneous--Canvas Corp Canvas Fringe, Crafters Square hemp cord, buttons from my stash


  1. Absolutely love it. Its so quirky and perfect for a guy.
    Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

  2. Fabulous image and colouring awesome male card and love the inside sentiment.

    luv CHRISSYxx

  3. LOL! What a great, guy card! LOVE the kraft and sky blue combo!

  4. I love your card, just ideal for a man card, fantastic colouring. Julie x

  5. Fantastic card, Tracy! I love the fun image and cute sentiment! Fab coloring and design, as always!

  6. Fabulous card! I love the image, wonderful colouring and gorgeous papers with a fun sentiment too!
    hugs Sue xx

  7. Gasp! LOL! this is hilarious Tracy, I love it. I love your creations using the Art Impression images. You always make them so fun and this is no exception. Love the wood grain background, and the piece of canvas, it sure captures the 'country' feeling. Thanks for sharing. Hugs,

  8. This is fabulous Tracy. Lo0ve the image and your paper is so perfect with him.

  9. This is hilarious! I love this cowboy! The papers and the fabric and button are perfect! It's going to make him Yee Haw for sure!

  10. Your fabulous cards always leave me with a huge smile on my face Tracy, there's so much humour in them! He's awesome! Hugs, Ira
    Ira’s Crea Corner

  11. Fabulous fun card Tracy!!
    Sorry I´m such a bad blogger lately!!
    XXX Heidy

  12. Such a fantastic card for your uncle. Love how the gingham paper matches his shirt. And the buttons and the canvas fringe are well chosen, too.
    Hugs and smiles

  13. Oh this made me laugh! What a terrific card ... love the image, the embellishments and design and that sentiment is such a good one!

  14. You nailed the western vibe perfectly here, Tracy! Totally adorable and totally makes me laugh with that sentiment! I bet your uncle got quite the kick out of this one!

  15. Such a fun card for a western fan. Love the image.

    Thank you for sharing it with us at Try it on Tuesday

    Love Chrissie x

  16. Great card for a guy and that sentiment is brilliant. Thanks for joining us at Creative Moments this week x

  17. Superb masculine card, love it Thanks for sharing with us at Ooh La La Creations
    Alli x

  18. Fabulous!
    Thanks for playing at Oldie but a Goodie!
    Helen x

  19. really like this, you've made everything complient each other, the elements are really drawn together. thank you for joining us at TIOT. EE

  20. Tracy's In the House! This is freakin' stinkin' hilarious. Love it!


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