Sunday, April 15, 2012

Happy Birthday Alex!

Birthday wishes are sent out today to my son Alex, who is now 14! Wow! How time flies! As soon as I saw this Mo Manning image, I knew this would be the perfect choice for a teenage boy. I hope you like the card Alex and that your birthday is all you hoped for.

Inside of card:

Top View so you can see the dimension:

Close Up:


Pattern Paper: Red and Blue - from scraps, but I believe it is Karen Foster, Tan - from scraps - unknown
Kraft: Unknown
Cardstock: X-Press It
Markers: Copic
Pen: Uniball Signo
Digi Stamp - Mo Manning
Greeting Stamps: CTMH
Spellbinders: Large Oval; stars
Ink: Memento - Black Tuxedo

Challenges I would like to enter:

Drunken Stampers - You're a Krafty one!
Hiding in my craftroom - Super scraps Saturday
Our Creative Corner - Our boys and their toys (Like most teens, my son loves to text and listen to music)
ATCs and Cards with Attitude - anything goes
Crafty Anns Challenge Blog - It's a man thing
Stempelsonne Challenges - Birthday plus die cut / punches
Paper Crafting Journey - 3 or more pattern papers
Just Keep on Crafting - anything goes

Thanks for stopping in!


  1. Eine sehr schöne Jungenkarte ist das. Gefällt mir.
    Vielen Dank für die Teilnahme an der Stempelsonnenchallenge.

    LG Tina

  2. Die Karte ist phantastisch! Das Motiv hab ich auch erst neulich für meinen Sohn verwendet.

    Danke für deine Teilnahme an der Stempelsonnenchallenge.

    LG Dreja

  3. Oh this is so fabulous, love it.

  4. Awesome card hun, love the papers, wicked!!
    Thanks for joining us at PCJ,
    Kenzie :-) xx

  5. beautiful.
    Thanks for joining us at the stempelsonnenchallenge.
    Hugs stine

  6. Lovely clean fresh card Katherine, perfect for a male. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ann's this time. Carol DT x

  7. Fabulous card, just perfect for a teenage boy. Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's
    Ann x

  8. hi Katherine,

    such a perfect card for your 14 year old son, I am sure he will love it. I just the main image and the way you have coloured it in. The papers go perfectly with the overall card.

    Thanks so much for entering your card at Anything goes, Just keep on creating. I hope you will continue to play along :)

  9. Awesome card for a teenager. Nice colouring work. Thank you for sharing and joining in at HIMCR. Hugs, Velma

  10. What a great card thanks for joining us at ATCs and cards with attitude this fortnight

  11. Great Card! Thank you for sharing and joining in at HIMCR DT An'Jenic!

  12. Happy Birthday to your son-You're right this is a perfect image for that age, you rocked it with the colors and stars. Thanks for entering at ATCs & Cards With Attitude.

  13. What a fun card for your teenage son, Katherine! Love the color combo and the "stitched" borders. Reminds me of a pair of blue jeans. Love it! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Our Creative Corner! :)


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