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Okanagan, BC, Canada
Welcome to my crafting blog. After retirement, my husband and I moved to a beautiful location in the Okanagan area of British Columbia. I love all paper crafts including mixed media, journaling and cards. I also dabble in papermaking, photography, fibre art, and altered books. I am an active member of several card and mixed media groups and on the design team of several challenge blog. I love the world of blogging, it has opened many doors for me. My favourite quote is by Maya Angelou. “You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.” I hope you join me in my search for my creative side. Thanks for stopping by!


Monday, June 13, 2016

A Card for a Special Man

The challenge this week at Crafty Card Makers  is to make at card for a special man in your life and I decided to make a birthday card for a  very special person of  my husband and me. 

I used several different elements to make my card including

Tim Holtz's antique card stamped 
copper embossing powder
acrylic paint
several different dies
variety of inks
script stamp

Thank you for stopping and have a creative day.  Remember to stop by our challenge blog to see the inspiring project of the design team and I hope you will join us in this challenge. 


  1. Great card Judy and I'm loving all the details. Happy crafting, Angela x

  2. WOW! Judy this is such a fabulous male card. Love all the maley elements you have added and such great male colours too.

  3. Fabulous card - love the combination of images!

  4. Love the vintage look of your card Judy :)

  5. A wonderful card Judy. I love the vintage feel of your card and all of the different textures are fabulous. Sally.x.