Wednesday, February 27, 2013

I Love You Moost of All

Please let me introduce you to Millard - The Moose on the Loose.  Millard is part of a new set of digi stamps designed by our daughter-in-law, Amy of LoveBeingWright Designs.  The set comes with 2 Millard images (one full body and one head shot) and 6 sentiments.  Amy's inspiration in drawing Millard was a moose our son gave her a couple Christmases ago. 

I used a sketch by Mojo Monday (MOJO268) for my card design.  I embossed the main circle and inked it using a direct-to-paper technique.  The perimeter of the background panel and the two accent circles were paper pierced and faux stitches were drawn with a marker.

I colored Millard with copics and fussy cut him.  He was then popped up over the embossed panel.  The sentiment was anchored with a button from my stash that had been threaded with a bit of baker's twine.  I'm planning to drop this card off at my hubby's work to let him know I'm thinking of him during the day. 

Cardstock:  Recollections, The Paper Studio, Copic
Patterned Paper:  MME (All boy)
Stamp:  LoveBeingWright Designs (Millard-the Moose on the Loose digi set)
Ink:  Memento (Toffee Crunch), Copics (E04, 25, 29, 31, 33, 35, 37)
Embellishments/Tools:  baker's twine (The Twinery-cappuccino), button from my stash, Spellbinders Standard Circles (Large & Small), Cuttlebug Embossing Folder (Distressed Stripes), Sharpie Fine Point Marker (brown)

I'm entering this card in the following challenges:
Word Art Wednesday #69 - Anything Goes
SCS TLC418 Challenge - Gotta Love Circles
The Kraft Journal - Use any sketch (I used MOJO268)
Digi Darla's Challenges #51 - Make it Masculine
Craft Room Challenge - Something for a Man
Tuesday Throwdown #136 - Thinking of You
Terrifically Thrilling Thursday - Sew Much Fun (real or faux stitching)
4 Crafty Chicks #130 - Twine
Crazy 4 Challenges (C4C174) - Texture
Spark Your Creativity Now #6 - Anything Goes 
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes
V's Sweet Challenge (VSC#8) - Love theme

If you are interested in purchasing Millard for yourself, please visit Amy's blog On the Wright Path for details.

Thanks for stopping by today.  I hope you'll come back Friday, as I'll have a card to share for the next Sweet 'n Sassy Digi Challenge.


Karen Letchworth said...

I love this image, Steph, and you've made the card super cute. My hubby would LOVE this card. I never seem to have "guy cards" so I really like this. Thanks for sharing with us in this week's challenge. God bless you as you create and share.
Have a great week!
Word Art Wednesday

Debbie said...

This is sooo cute!! I love all your elements on this!!
I'm off to check out your DIL's blog!

Leanne said...

Super cute, thanks for playing our twine challenge...Great Job!

Nonni said...

Oh, Millard! He is adorable! :) Great card, I love the earthy colors. Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown!

Tamie said...

Loving the texture and the layout of your fabulous creation. Great way to use the twine too! Thank you so much for sharing your awesome inspiration with us at 4 Crafty Chicks. It packs a punch :)

~Tammy~ said...

Oh my goodness, this is just way too cute!

Suzanne B aka brookfies said...

Great composition! Love the embossed circle.Thank you for playing along with us at the Craft Room. Suzanne xx

Karen Letchworth said...

Hi again Stephanie! Thanks for also sharing this card at V's Sweeet Ideas and for your kind words left there. I am so humbled by all the kind and encouraging comments. God is just SO GOOD!
I am excited to be part of V's Team. If you are able, I hope you will check out her sweet store. She keeps her shipping costs lower than anyone else I have ever come across on the internet. Gorgeous products at fair prices and super low shipping. Can't beat that!

Thanks again for sharing your time and talents. I am so very grateful for you!
Your friend, Karen
V's Sweet Ideas

Karen Letchworth said...

When I saw that you had linked this up at THe Kraft Journal as well, I simply could NOT resist coming back by to leave another comment. Thanks for sharing with us and giving me another exuse to say HELLO, and God bless you!
The Kraft Journal

P.S. I really wear a lot of hats, don't I? LOL Time to go put on my Homeschooling Hat!!!

V's Sweet Ideas said...

Love it! The color combo is great and so is the image! Thanks for joining us over at V's Sweet Challenge!!!

Darlene said...

CUTE design and image Steph! ADORABLE!! Thanks so much for joining our "SEW Much Fun" challenge at Shelly's Images! Please come back and join us again real soon!!
Shelly's Images Design Team

♥Jan♥ said...

Really cute image, and great coloring too ! Thanks so much for joining us this week at The Kraft Journal !!

Julies Crafty Creations said...

Great card, love the layout
Thanks for joining in with our make it masculine challenge over at Digi Darla and good luck
Julie x
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Audrey Ernst (hippieaud) said...

How cute, I absolutely love moose, so I am adoring this cute image, will go check out the shop, thanks:) Wonderful card, thanks so much for playing at Digi Darla's this week!!

Debi said...

I love the moose!! what a clever daughter in law you have, thanks for sharing with us at Craft Room Challenge, Debi x

Emily Lauritzen said...

This is so cute! What a fun moose! Love all your papers and the embossed panel. Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown!
<3 Emily L.-DT

Miranda Slagboom-de Groot said...

It's lovely. Thanks for joining us at Shelly's Images.
Hugs Miranda

Jo Ann said...

What a cute card...Love the image and the moose...LOL Thanks for blessing us with your project this week at Word Art Wednesday...Hugs always.



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