Thursday, April 9, 2015

Surf's Up !!!! Paper Pieced VW Van

Boy, have I been wanting to ink these stamps up. The card is for a friend's hubby who just loves to surf. I can't wait to surprise him when Bruce delivers it for me. His wife is so sweet, so hopefully I can make something special just for her soon. We have lots of anniversaries coming up that I would enjoy making cards for

I had to perform card "surgery" as I first used flower dp on the VW van. The more I looked at it, the more it looked like a lady's van. Bob is definitely a manly man so I dug deeper in the dp and found him a manly man plaid to paper piece his vehicle. He won't have a clue. It's popped up on adhesive foam dots for the added dimension. Sketched in the "v" gulls, coconuts for one tree, and the exclamation point :)

Stamp Set: Avery Elle "Surf's Up"
Inks all by Copic Markers, no sponging this time
Wink of Stella Clear, Signo White Gel Pen
Silver Chalk Marker, Galaxy? Not sure, but I love how opaque it covers!
Designer Paper for van by Gina K. Designs






Thank you for taking the time to look
and leave a sweet comment!
With aloha ♥


8 comments:

  1. No worries there, that is a manly man van lol Well done! Such a nice carefree scene love the DUDE too! He'll love it.....you're so thoughtful!

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  2. OH this is so cute Rosy! I love the plaid van!

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  3. Cool van and very manly too. I am sure he will love it.

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  4. Love it! Your Copic coloring is sure wonderful, and I'm sure your surfer friend is going to love it, too!

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  5. Love your plaid van - that would be a real eye catcher in real life!! Such a fun card, it just makes me smile - and so will your friend's hubby. Such a fun card!!

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  6. Love your surfs up card Rosy! It is definitely beach weather here! Hope you are doing well!

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  7. Great guy card Rosy and as usual super work from a super lady. Hugz

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  8. Great card Rosy, the waves and the coloring almost steal the show away from the van. I said almost. Love this special manly card.

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Your kind comments really encourage me! Mahalo nui loa!