Mar 21, 2017

Up, Up And Away!

Good morning ~ Birgit here with you today. 
 Masculine cards can be challenging for me so when I saw the Hot Air Balloons from Elizabeth Craft Designs, I just knew this would be perfect for a masculine card.

I started by cutting a Lawn Fawn Puffy Cloud die out of a piece of scrap paper and using it as a stencil to create the sky scene using distress ink and a blending tool.

Next, I cut two mountain ranges using Impression Obsession Mountain Landscape Layers and layered them over the cloud background.

I cut the Elizabeth Craft Designs Hot Air Balloons out of Soft Finish Cardstock and added color using distress inks and a blending tool and assembled the balloons.  I used a computer generated sentiment and cut it using an Elizabeth Craft Designs Stitched Fishtail Banner and finished the card off.  



Here's a list of products I used that can be found at Dies R Us
Elizabeth Craft Designs - Hot Air Balloons  Lawn Fawn - Puffy Cloud Borders Die Impression Obsession - Dies - Mountain Landscape Layers  Elizabeth Craft Designs - Dies - Stitched Fishtail Banners

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Thanks so much for stopping by!  Blessings~ Birgit

5 comments:

  1. I love your hot air balloon card Birgit! Such a clever idea to make the sky detail too. Gorgeous colours and it would be perfect for so many occasions, male or female. Thank you for the ideas :-)

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  2. What a beautiful and serene scene! This is a beautiful card. Those hot Air Balloons are majestic! Love this!

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  3. Your clouds are awesome with so much dimension to them. Colorful card for various uses.

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  4. Fun scene with the clouds and mountains for a great background to the balloons!

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