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Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Game Boy


Hi Friends.  Hope everyone is doing well. I have hauled out the sewing machine and I've been dusting off my sewing skills.  I used to sew a lot when my daughter was young, but since I started stamping not so much.  My daughter is a first grade teacher and I am in the process of making some chair covers that hold a folder in a pocked on the back of it.  25 of them!  And the chairs aren't all the same!  It's going to be a project.  They go together quickly thankfully.  And we chose bright primary cotton duck material so they are rugged and bright and cheery.    Anyway, that is what has been taking up some of my crafting time.

Today's card is for my Grandson's 12th birthday on Sunday.  He LOVES video games, so this digi from Mo Manning was just the ticket.

 
Digi - Mo Manning
Papers - Recollections, Michaels
Embossing folder - Cuttlebug
Colored with Copics
Cupcake is a punch
Stickles
 
Thanks for stopping by today.  Until later.........
 
For those who have asked about the puppy, here is the latest picture.
She will be 18 weeks old Saturday.  She weighs 20 pounds already!
 
 
 

12 comments:

KarinsArtScrap said...

great and fabulous boycard Sue.
lovely picture.

greetings karin

Sue from Oregon said...

This stamp always reminds me of my son!!!

Glenda Atkins said...

I feel the same as Sue, this image reminds of my son when he was younger, it was such a typical pose for him and his buddies! Wonderful male card!
hugs
glenda

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is such a great card. I love the image and your colouring is brilliant.

Awww the puppy looks adorable, a fabulous photo.

Hugs Sue

downrightcrafty said...

what a great card and yes reminds me of my son too, love your photo
Hugs Katex

Donna Hanley said...

Su the perfect card for a 12 year old. I like the eyelets down the left hand side. Whew, that sounds like quite a project your started with your daughter. You're a great Mom that's for sure. As of Keeya, she just get more beautiful with each passing week. Love her little pink tag is looks so nice against her gorgeous coloring. I assume that is your grandson, who is also a very handsome young man. Your are a lucky women.

Patti J said...

What a great card! Boy cards are so hard - I'll have to keep this image in mind!!! Hope you will snap some photos of your DD's classroom when the chairs are finished! OMG, your pup isn't a baby anymore! She's gorgeous :) Thanks for sharing...

Riet said...

Si gorgeous card Sue,I love the image and the colours.

Hugs Riet.xx

*Vicki* said...

AWW! Sue, this card is just darling!! Such a perfect image for boys!! :) That's what I needed with mine...a bag of chips laying right next to him!! LOL!! Your coloring is so gorgeous my friend! HUGS

Dawn said...

Perfect image and card for a young little man! Wonderful colours and the embossing looks fantastic with the pops of green.

Hugs, Dawn

April said...

Wonderful card! I love the image and layout. Great picture of grandson and puppy!

Linda said...

Oh I like the way you used this embossing folder. I hardly ever use mine. I really like it.