Monday, July 4, 2016

Baseball Birthday

I thought this was a great birthday design for baseball fans of any gender but I made it especially for my son in law. He is a big fan of all types of sports.


I used images from the Kitchen Sink Stamps line and the stamp set is called 3 Step Baseball. The wood grain background was made with my Scor-Board and then the color was added by dragging the stamp pad over the paper. I paired it with some Gina K. Designs pattern paper.


Baseball is a favorite past time in our area with lots of games being played in the summer with teams from other towns.

Stamplorations is celebrating their third birthday so I am entering this in the Stamplorations Blog Hop & Linky Party. I just recently discovered their line.

Have a great week everyone and I hope you are enjoying the Fourth as well.

God bless,
Verna

12 comments:

  1. GREAT masculine card. Judy has that set and I am always amazed at how life-like they are. The bat and glove look awesome, especially on your wood grain background--I love making planks lol

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  2. Great inking on the fence, Verna, and a fantastic masculine card! HB to your SIL! XO

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  3. Very manyly man!!! I see GKD pattern paper (happy face)!!! I've always loved baseball. Someone will be smiling to receive this home run, knocked it out of the park card. I love the design, ball in mit!

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  4. Super cool masculine card Verna. Love the colors you chose for this too!

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  5. Wonderful!!! I have that set and thought I wouldn't use it much, but it's come in handy quite a few times. You have used it perfectly here......love the plaid. It's a great choice!!!

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  6. Great one for a baseball fan and love how you did the background. would never have thought of that.

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  7. Love this stamp set. What fun to have all that dimension from a stamp.Love the plaid and wood grain.

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  8. WOW I never thought of making wood grain that way.. I wonder if it would work on my big watercolors? Hmm Very cute card I love it.

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  9. Hello, Verna! Your baseball card is so fun! I think your son-in-law will love this! Great stamps and wonderful plaid paper!

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  10. great looking manly card Verna...love the combinations of papers you used..fun.
    TFS and hugs,
    K

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