Friday, February 3, 2017

You Float My Boat, FMS273

Hi everyone! I have clean and simple masculine Valentine for you today. This card will be for hubby who is a former boat owner and lover of the sea. Nothing frilly for him! The stamps and waves dies are from Simon Says Stamp. The sailboat and heart were cut out by hand, and since I didn't have the sentiment I wanted I just printed one off my PC. I hope he likes it! 

My inspiration was this fabulous layout by Karren at Freshly Made Sketches. I hope you can see the sketch in my card. The layers of waves are the horizontal elements. I'm also playing along with the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge, which is The Color of Love.

Products Used:
Stamp Sets: Sailing (Simon Says Stamp)
Card Stock: Solar White (Neenah), Sea Glass, Audrey Blue, Black (Simon Says Stamp)
Ink Pads: Tuxedo Black (Memento)
Markers: Copic
Tools: Big Shot, Splashy Waves Die (Simon Says Stamp), Stitched Rectangle Dies (Lawn Fawn)

Have an awesome weekend!


LeAnne said...

This is the kind of sailboat I like....a paper one! No maintenance! VERY sweet way to use the sketch! Again, I predict a winner! Have a great weekend!

Flo said...

So, so cute!

Nancy Farrell said...

Oh Sandy, I love this card . It is just enough. I love the black outlines of the stamps. I super love the sentiment. I'm sure it will be a big hit. 🙂👍🏼

Natalie Lapakko said...

This is so cute! I love the colors and the crisp clean lines. This is spot of perfect; your hubby will love it!

Claire Broadwater said...

Bravo! This is fantastic, Sandy! SO creative! XXX

Kim S said...

Perfectly fresh and so sweet!! LOVE your waves! Thank you for playing along with us at Freshly Made Sketches.

debby4000 said...

Brilliant little boat scene square its so cute.
Thank you for joining us at Simon says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.

Joanne James - The Crafty Owl said...

Love this Sandy - an inspired take on the sketch. This one is a definite winner I think!

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