Monday, May 25, 2015

Manly Monday Blueprint World

Welcome back to Manly Monday. I hope all my state side friends are having a great Memorial Day Weekend. I have a few cards to share from crafters all over blogland and at the bottom a few of my own. Click on the blog name above the picture snippet to be directed to the masculine card. And hey, if you like what you see please become a follower of my blog. Thank you.





I also wanted to share with you a couple of links of masculine cards that I made that weren't Manly Monday cards.





I made today's Manly Monday card using a blueprint stamp by Tim Holtz. You can see other cards I created using this stamp over HERE, HERE and HERE

I stamped it with Versa Mark ink and heat embossed it with Rangers platinum embossing powder on Ranger's watercolor cardstock. Then I colored the image in with Peerless watercolors and a water pen by Ranger. I die cut the image out using a Spellbinders die (Label 2, I think) and inked the inside of the die cut with distress ink and an ink blending tool. 

The two compass dies are from Cricut Wall Decor and More cartridge. I cut them out in white and then inked them with distress ink. The strip of blue paper down the center is by Tim Holtz and the map paper is by K and Co.  I inked the edges of that patterned paper as well.




Thanks for looking.

9 comments:

  1. I LOVE your manly card and the naval effect over the world.

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  2. Fabulous card for the guys Cindy.
    Thanks so much for linking up and playing along at AAA Cards.

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  3. Hi Cindy - this is a great card for man and I love the travel theme you've gone with. Thanks for sharing your card at Incy Wincy Designs this week.
    Helen x (DT)

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  4. Fabulous card! Love that map background and all the elements! Thanks for sharing with us at Cards in Envy!

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  5. Great Man cards.Thanks for linking up and joining us at AAA Cards.

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  6. Great way to use those stamps- wonderful guy card! Thanks for playing AAA Cards- for the Guys! Cheers, Victoria

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  7. The map theme to your card is so attractive, so glad you could join us at AAA Cards

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  8. Great card Cindy! The background paper is fabulous and perfect for a masculine card. Thanks for sharing with us at AAA Cards! Jill

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  9. Fabulous! Thanks for playing along with us at The Corrosive Challenge Blog! Hugs!

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