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Wednesday, 14 March 2012

Male Birthdays

Well, March seems to be getting away from us and it is going all too fast. I haven't managed to blog as I hoped I would, My aim was to get on everyday but that hasn't happened. Although I haven't been able to blog much, I have been craftily busy(not sure that is a word, but it is now).  As you know, the end of January saw me become a Stampin' Up demonstrator and I have now done 3 classes.  I have another 1 lined up for April and hopefully one towards the end of April as well.  They all went really well and I had 10 come to each class and they all made fantastic cards to take away.

Anyway enough rambling and down to business. March seems to be a busy month for guy birthdays and so here are a few that I have done. They are for my cousins husband but as always, the family also need them and so I have to come up with a few ideas for the same person fortunately, he likes various sports. It certainly keeps me on my toes but I love it.  Here they are.

This is the little cricket fella from Lili Of The Valley.  I have coloured him in using Promarkers, the backing paper is all from My Mind's Eye complete boy collection.  The little paper buttons are from the Creative Memories cheerful collection. I went for the red round one because of the cricket theme.

This uses for the backing paper My Mind's Eye complete boy paper. The image is from papermania and is called Nostalgic Pastimes.  I have coloured in using Promarkers and mounted onto basic black cardstock from Stampin' Up.

This card was made using the Goal set from Stampin' Up. It is the first time I have used masking to create a card but I am quite pleased with how it turned out.  I have used a strip of basic black cardstock along the top, and then I have stamped the GOAL and the black footballs in basic black ink and the red were in Real Red ink. Quite a simple card really but I hope it looks effective.

I hope you like them,

Love Bex xxx


  1. Bex I am sure your cousin's husband will love these. I particularly like the football one it does indeed look effective, very effective in fact

    Alli D

  2. these are all great cards. well done xx

  3. What a great set of male themed birthday cards. It can be difficult when you need more than one for the same person but you've come up with some great ones here.

  4. What great cards these are for the males. Chris xx

  5. Love your cards, these are all fabulous xx

  6. fab cards, well done !
    Suzee xx

  7. These are all really fab male cards, especially love the first one cos the image is so sweet
    Lindsay xx

  8. Fabulous cards ,love them xx

  9. These are great cards, I too especially love the first one x

  10. Thank you everyone for your lovely comments. I am slowly getting round to every bodies so please bear with me love Bex xxx

  11. Great cards Beckie - I especially like the football one with the masked image, which looks fab. Glad to hear the Stampin' Up is going well.
    Kath x

  12. A fab set of cards Bex. I'm not keen on making mens cards either. I have 3 to make today :(
    Thanks for your lovely comments on my blog
    Kerry x

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