Masculine Birthday Card

With January comes some of those “dreaded” masculine birthday cards.  I don’t seem to have a problem creating a child’s birthday card, or one for a female, but those masculine birthday cards seem to sometimes stump my creativity.

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I have been looking and purchasing more and more digital stamps.  Polkadoodles is one of those stamp companies that has such a large variety of stamps and that is where I found Electrician, Plumber, Mechanic, Tradesman, Repair Man, DIY.  What a versatile stamp!  I colored him up using my Copic markers, the colors I have listed at the bottom of my post.

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For the “silver”, I added some dots of silver pen from Atyou Spica.  I just discovered these pens and love them.  It’s like coloring in small specks of glitter.  I thought it was perfect for the “tools”.

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I layered him up on some different papers from my stash.  I stamped my sentiment and then added some Copper Penny Nuvo drops to finish my card.

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Thanks for stopping by!

Happy Crafting!


Copics Used:  E04, E11, E21, E00, E000; B99, B97, B95, B93, B91; E59, E39, E37, E35, E33; E15, Y08, Y06, Y04, Y02; E79, E77, E74, E71; R39, R29, R27, R24, R14; YG99, YG67, YG63, YG61; B29, B28, B26, B24, B21; T6, T4, T3, T1

About Nancee56

I have been a crafter for many years. Knitting, crocheting, and paper crafting are my passion. I love to make handmade gifts and cards and spread a little cheer.

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