Monday, January 15, 2018

Rock star

Hi everyone. My son and I have the day off so we got to do some stamping and coloring together. Love hanging out with him! For my project, I made a cute birthday card with a rockin' monkey.



I am participating in Kathy Racoosin's 30 Day Coloring challenge and this was my first day of coloring. I am sure that I won't always get a card out of it but I am glad that I did today :) I started by stamping out this little monkey on white cardstock and colored him in with copics. When I was done, I restamped (with my misti) because several of the lines faded. I added black enamel dots on the eyes and drew little yellow stars around his drumsticks.


For the dashed edging, I used a straight border die on all four sides and then added the sentiment. I attached the colored panel to a top folding A2 blue card base and added another white panel inside with "happy birthday" and a guitar playing rhino. These little critters are so cute!


And here is a picture of my son working on his project. He loves to stamp although he is like me and isn't as fond of cleaning them off after. He was making a space scene with planets and astronauts and told me he wants to be an artist and lego builder when he grows up, lol.


Supplies:
Stamps: Strawberry Jude Stamps - Rockin' with Monkey and Rhino, 
Clearly Besotted - Laugh out Loud
Dies: Essential by Ellen - stitching lines
Inks: Copics, MFT - Black Licorice
Misc: Nuvo Crystal drops - Ebony Black

I am sharing this in a few challenges:
The Male Room #76 - New beginnings


Seize the Birthday - Anything Goes


Addicted to CAS #127 - music


Animal Friends #58 - New beginnings

a2z Scrapbooking - New to Me (Just got the monkey and rhino stamps)
Challenge BadgeJan2018

Thank you so much for visiting! 

13 comments:

  1. Wow such a great and funny image love it. Thanks for sharing this with ATCAS.

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  2. Fun birthday card for a boy! Your son looks like he's having a good time :) Thanks so much for playing along at Seize The Birthday :)

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  3. Eine ganz großartige Karte.
    Danke für deine Teilnahme bei den Animal Friends.
    LG Dreja

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  4. What a fun way to spend quality time with your son!! Very cute cards indeed. Thanks for linking up to our New To Me challenge gallery at a2z.

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  5. So glad you got to hang out with your son. And the card is darling. So glad you joined us at A2Z Scrapbooking.

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  6. And another generation of stampers is born. How great that your son loves to stamp with you, Cheryl. Your rocking monkey is so cute and I love that you added his band member to the inside of the card. I'm so glad you shared this with us at Addicted to CAS.

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  7. Love your card - so cute and fun! Thank you for joining us at The Male Room - Charlotte/Lady Joyful, DT

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  8. What a sweet card you made for New Begining :-))
    Thanks for joining in with The Male Room.

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  9. Die Karte ist bezaubernd! Vielen Dank für die Teilnahme an der Animal Friends Challenge. LG Karina

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  10. Eine wunderschöne Karte. Vielen Dank für deine Teilnahme bei den Animal Friends.

    Liebe Grüße
    Heike

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  11. What a super cute card. Your colouring/shading is so well done. Thanks for joining us at a2z Scrapbooking.

    sue

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  12. so cute! thanks for joining in at a2z!

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