Wednesday, June 10, 2020

A Message Within

Hello All,

I hope this message finds everyone well and happy. For me, Spring has sprung which helps make me a bit happier. I have also been asked once again, to be the guest designer for The Male Room! I jumped at the chance because I do enjoy creating male themed cards and I love this challenge blog and its team of talent. This time they have a sketch for inspiration. Here is my card for today, enjoy!

I am not one to make square cards but when a challenge is given then you should stretch your limits and give it a try. I did design out of my comfort zone and I like the result.
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June 10th - 23rd

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Above: The color scheme is very neutral and muted. Except for the standout orange ribbon. I think it brings the entire card together. Left/Below: Open the flap from the present to reveal a message of holiday cheer. Right/Bottom: You can see from this pic the card has a bit of lustre and sparkle. Yes, sparkle on a male themed card is okay, I think. You will see the sparkle on the ribbon.


Well, that is all for me!! I want to thank The Male Room again for this amazing opportunity to be their guest designer this fortnight. I also want to thank you for taking the time out of your busy day to join me at TheGrandStampede. If you are new to my blog, please consider following me to get all my postings. If you are so inclined to leave a comment and let me know how I am doing, that would be great too.

I hope you all have a fantastic day and lots of good crafting vibes headed your way. Stay safe and healthy!!

All the best,

4 comments:

Jane said...

Awesome card Shawna, love the surprise of the interactive element. Thanks for being such a brilliant and inspiring Guest Designer at The Male Room.

Lady Joyful said...

Wonderful card Shawna, and I love the little surprise element! Great take on the sketch. I'm so pleased to have you joining us as a guest designer for this challenge. - Charlotte/Lady Joyful

Lise Mariann said...

Very cute! Love the hidden surprise. Thank you for joining us as our guest designer for out sketch challenge. Lots of good wishes coming your way from Lise Mariann, DT at The Male Room

Helen said...

What a great idea, Shawna and such a clever design.

Lovely to have you as a Guest Designer on The Male Room Challenge Blog.

Helen x

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