December 12, 2011

A Masculine Christmas Birthday Card

Howdy to all and happy Monday!

Today’s card is all about a guy having a Birthday close to Christmas.  I enjoyed making it, I hope you enjoy taking a look ~


This time of the year just happens to be the peak of Deer Hunting Season.  Our friend is an avid deer hunter; hence, choosing the deer die. 

Although is doesn’t show up very well, the black cardstock is textured.  Maybe looking closer might help ~


The neck wreath was punched with the Boho Blossom punch and then using the 1/2” circle punch to make the whole in the center.  I punched two and then off set each giving it a little more fuller look.  The deer was sponged with Crumb Cake Ink and the sentiment heat set with gold EP.

I tried to mount his head, as a trophy on the inside ~


You know I understand the need to thin out these beautiful creatures, but one look into those beautiful brown eyes and that would be it for me!

Here’s a peek at one of our beautiful brown eyed creatures…….Bodie!



Thank you for stopping by I appreciate each and every visit, you all are AWESOME!!!

Tomorrow is the Pals December Blog Hop be sure to come back!

See you then….




sandi said...

Love the card you created. Bodie is a beautiful brown eyed critter. Have a great Christmas and New Year,

Tinabobina99 said...

Gorgeous. I have a man friend with a birthday this week and am having a hard time figuring out a card. Did you hand-cut the deer? From what? I think I have every die in the book but I sure don't remember this one. Thanks for all you share, Tina

Mary said...

What a nice card for a man, those are always hard to make. Love the pictures of your doggie friends too!

Linda said...

This will make a nice Christmas card for me to send to my nephews since they enjoy deer hunting. I'll have to look up this die though! If it's not SU!, please let us know the brand ~ time is getting close!! Thanks, Linda ~ GREAT JOB (as usual)!

Gerry said...

Awesome guy card. It's always so hard for me to come up with a nice masculine card.

Pam~ said...

Gorgeous pups! How can someone not love a face like that?

My hubby's birthday is the 27th ... this is great inspiration! Awesome card, Linda!

Nancy said...

Love, love, love your reindeer card, just beautiful. Adorable dogs too!

Carla said...

Love this card for guys. Perfect! Bodie is gorgeous!!! Hugs,

Auntie Em said...

Just found this on Pinterest. What a great card design. And the way you did the wreath is so clever!
Thank you for sharing! :)

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