Wednesday 22 January 2014

Just A Note

      Here at The Male Room we are looking for items with a musical theme for our current challenge, cards, scrapbook pages or gifts made for the men in your life.
     This began life as a white card blank, I have inked the edges with Distress Ink, The next step was to use a music stamp I have to create my own backing paper, this was done with Archival Black ink. The image is by Kat Van Gent and was printed on white card and trimmed to size. After going through all my stamps I couldn't find a suitable musical instrument, hard to believe I know.
     I do have a small phrase and a single decorative music note from Hot Off The Press, so I have used the phrase on the outside and the note on the inside as well as the envelope. There is no other sentiment on it as yet, I tend to leave that until I know who I'm going to send it to and why.

  I would also like to enter this card in the following challenges:
Cardz 4 Guyz - Monochrome
Crafty Card Makers - Black & White


  1. Love the guitar image. Thanks for playing at Cardz4Guys challenge this week!

  2. Oh wow, love the guitar image. How clever to have bars of music as the fingerboard/neck.

    A very elegant card which actually would be fabulous for either male or female.

    Thanks for sharing with us

    Crafty Cardmakers and More

  3. Super cool musical card. loving the black and white. Perfect for our monochromatic challenge. Thanks for being with us at Cardz 4 Guyz. Caz

  4. A great musical themed card - thanx for sharing with us at Cardz 4 Guys this week.
    Hugz, Jan (DT) xx

  5. Love that you kept it monochrome, awesome card for a really cool guy, the guitar is a fab image!
    Louise xx

  6. I love the monochromatic look to your card and that image is just super! I do like the theme this week!

  7. A really stunning card. The guitar image is fabulous and it works perfectly in the monochromatic style you've used.

    Thanks for sharing with us at CCM&M

  8. Love this, the guitar image is fab and I really like how you have brought it all together with the music background. Thanks for sharing with us at CCM. Jules DT

  9. So cute!! I love the inside music note too! :) Thanks for sharing with us at Craft Your Passion!
    Hugs, Adina

  10. Perfect masculine card and the backing paper is great. Thanks for playing along at Cardz 4 Guyz this week x

  11. Lovely card Rocky, I tend the leave the sentiment till I know who the card is going to as well.
    Thanks for joining in with my challenge at Crafty Cardmakers and More.
    hugs Kimx

  12. Fab card Rocky - love the guitar stamp - Jacqueline xx

  13. WOW... Beautiful card. Thank you for sharing your wonderful creation with us at Crafty Cardmarkers and more...


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