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Dude! Birthday Card

I'm really enjoying the Dude cart I just got and decided to use my favorite cut from it. This card will be for my older brother who is a former Marine and definitely has all the attitude to back up the boots. I really love my brothers and it's not really tradition in my family to make a big deal of birthdays, but I hope to change that. We don't live near each other, but I think he might enjoy the card. I hope you do too. I designed it on my Gypsy, used he Cuttlebug for the dry embossing, distressed the papers and used Tim Holts Crushed Olive and Vintage photo inks to give it a more masculine look. I also added "screw" brads and twine. The sentiment is hand-written and I hope to have it available in the future as a stamp...Enjoy!

I used green because it's my favorite color. All elements of the card are from Dude!
Close-up of front.

Inside is also embossed, and layered. 

Comments

  1. Wow this is fabulous!!!! What a fantastic design!!!!! Way to go!!!!!

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  2. I just found your site through Mary at Card's TV and you have so many cute and creative cards!!! I love the your dude card....there are so many "girlie" cards out but not many for guys. Very masculine.....I would love to know more details on how you made this card. I am a newbie at card making so I need the details. Thank your brother for his service to our country for me. You gota love the Marines!!!

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