Sunday, June 12, 2011

Rat Pack - Swing Card

I'm up a little late this evening.  Way too much coffee today.  I probably should hit my pillow soon but I wanted to share a card I made for my friend's husband.  She wanted something a little "Mad Men" and a little "Rat Pack."  Her husband loves scotch so I went with a hand-drawn scotch filled glass. I decided to go with a swing card.  This is the first time I made a swing card.  I think it turned out well...and goes with the entire theme of the card. 

Wish I new who made this paper.  I have so many scraps of paper and it is hard to keep track of where I got it from.






I punched out some black circles and strong them with embroidery thread. The little circles move as well.

Challenges Entered
Bows and Berries - Challenge 7: Masculine 
Craft Your Passion - Challenge 61: Anything Goes 
Crafting for all Seasons Challenge Blog - Challenge 2: Father's Day
Creative Craft Challenges - Movable Parts Challenge
Creative Inspirations - Dad/Man in Your Life (I hope this counts even though this is card is for my friend's husband)
Delightful Challenges - Father's Day
Ladybug Crafts Ink TLT Challenge Blog - Its All About Males
The Crazy Challenge - CCH#70: Father's Day 
There's Magic in the Air - Magical Monday: Masculine 
Top Tip Tuesday - Challenge 37: More Than 1 Fold

9 comments:

  1. Lovely card, thank you for joining in at The Crazy Challenge Fathers Day Challenge. - Kelly DT Co Ordinator

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  2. A great fun card. Very retro and I think you did well with the Mad Men/Rat Pack inspiration!Thanks for entering our Father's Day challenge at the Crazy Challenge this week.
    Tammy

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  3. I've never tried a swing card either, but it looks fantastic. Great choice of papers. Thanks for joining us at There's Magic in the Air.

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  4. Thats just brilliant. Thanks for playing along at LCI this week.
    Pinky

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  5. Fab card! those swing cards look way tricky! great job! thanks for playing Top Tip Tuesday Challenge, hope to see you again! hugs Samantha :0)

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  6. Fabulous card. Love the folds. Thanks for joining in the LCI Challenge.

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  7. Stunning card! Thanks for joining us at Delightful challenges.

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  8. Terrific swing card. Thanks for sharing at Delightful Challenges.

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  9. Thanks so much for playing in Bows and Berries Masuline challenge!! Robin

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