Thursday, May 19, 2011

Day 6 Blogaversary and Bowling???

Hello and Happy Thursday everyone!
I can't believe we are on day 6 already!
Wow the week is flying by and I'm almost
done with all my projects! Yeaaa for Me!
Since most of you have left comments about
having trouble with masculine cards I thought
I would post another one for ya today! For me...
they seem fairly easy... WHY? Well.... I have 3 boys
and a hubby and I also have 4 brothers and a FIL, etc ...
So, I think that really plays apart in making masculine cards...  
Guys are fairly simple people, so try not to over think a card for a guy...
Simple works best and can be very easy to come up with! :o)
Here's today's card to show you how
simple and yet perfect for a guy! :o)


I used my Imagine this time around to make this card!
Card stock, ink, Stamp - Stampin' Up
Designer Paper - Hopscotch (Imagine Cartridge)
Green Shadow - DCWV
Nifty Fifties - (Bowling pin/Ball) Cut @ 4 1/2"
(Shape #43) Cut @ 4 3/4" Flood Filled with the
Hopscotch DP


Here is the side view to show that I popped up
the Bowling Ball and the Red Strips on the Pin...
It came together fairly quickly and any guy would
just be happy to have a simple card like this! :o)

Now... onto the next part.... THE GIVEAWAY!!

That's right! We are having a giveaway everyday for
7 days!!!! In Celebration of our 1 year Blogaversary!!
We will be giving a cartridge away everyday so
make sure you come back and sign up!



Cricut Solutions Cartridge

Basketball Cartridge
Yup... you have a chance to win this Fabulous cartridge 

by leaving only 1 comment on this post! And....
You MUST be a Follower! That's it!
Easy Peasy! Now you can tell your friends
about the giveaway if you'd like but please.....

Just 1 Comment Only!

Have you noticed that several of the
cartridges I'm giving away are a little more masculine?
Well Besides having all men in my family I
thought some of you could use some
manly cartridges with Father's Day Coming up!
I hope you are ok with that! :o)

Thanks for stopping by... And don't forget to come
back tomorrow for the FINAL CARTRIDGE Giveaway!
Have an AWESOME DAY!!!
Theresa

75 comments:

  1. I love this bowling card! I have got to buy Nifty Fifties. I see so many great projects made with it!
    Tracy
    jtg0398(at)sbcglobal(dot)net

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  2. Love this card and how simple, LOVE IT!!!

    stockg7 at yahoodotcom

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  3. Congrats on your 500+ followers!!! Your card is very cute, and it reminds me of one I made that I never posted...lol, maybe in the next few weeks!! You did great, thanks so much for the chance to win!

    mzcherub2009 at att dot net

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  4. Another great card. And I love that they're all masculine in nature because it helps to jump start my brain. lol

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  5. Love the card!! Love the cart. you used as well!! Thanks for the chance to win
    sierrababy08 at hotmail dot com

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  6. What a super card! The dimension looks fantastic and I especially like the green shadow.
    You are being incredibly generous and I am sure your followers will be delighted to win a masculine cartridge!!

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  7. I really like this card. Thanks again for the great giveaway. This is another cartridge I don't have yet.

    sherri_braun@hotmail.com

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  8. I love this card! I alway have trouble with "man cards" alannahmae at gmail.com

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  9. I like this card, every time we go out at work as a team she suggest bowling. Okay I admit its a fun game but come on, now LOL

    esabatine at gmail dot com

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  10. Another darling card and great give away! Thanks again for the chance to win.

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  11. This is a great masculine card! I love it!
    ra6352 (at) gmail (Dot) com

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  12. Absolutely adorable!! I need to get that cartridge!! I have so many of my wishlist I will never get caught up on the ones I want!! Hugs, Leanne

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  13. Love the card. Makes me want to go bowling!

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  14. Happy Blogaversary! It's our 10 year wedding anniversary today, too!
    Love the card, I agree- with men's cards, simple's usually best!

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  15. You're right suggesting not to overthink masculine cards. (Sometimes I do.) Your bowling card is really cute and would work for kids as well. Thanks.

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  16. Great masculine card!!! I would never have thought of bowling. Guess it's 'cus we don't bowl. Love the stripes!! :)

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  17. Another great card! Not sure I wanted nifty fifties when I first saw it, but now I'm glad I got it. I'll have to give it another look.

    Thanks for sharing!
    Lara
    anniebugsmom@yahoo.com

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  18. Love all the 3D effect to your card !
    A.N.
    scrapnfun208@gmail.com

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  19. Love this card! Great job! Another wonderful card idea for Father's Day! TFS! :)

    lovelyinspiredcreations.blogspot.com
    majelica at comcast dot net

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  20. Theresa, that is such a cute card. (and for just about any age) Glad you're enjoying your blog excitement.

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  21. Another great guy card (I need guy card ideas!!! lol) and another great cartridge giveaway!!!! :D
    sweetheartcopper at msn dot com
    sospoileditscute.blogspot.com

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  22. Such a great card. Love the colors. Thanks for the chance to win!

    jenlovcarr at aol dot com

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  23. Another great masculine card! Thank you!

    Wendy T.

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  24. Love this card!! I forgot that Nifty Fifty's had a bowling ball and pin on it! I need to make some bowling party invites!

    Thanks for another chance to win!!!

    Melissa
    www.disneydreamerdesigns.blogspot.com
    melissaallore at hotmail dot com

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  25. I love your bowling card! Thanks for the chance to win the Basketball cartridge.
    bwickline61@yahoo.com

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  26. I now have 6 grandsons ranging in age from 3 to 18---no graddaughters. So i figure I had better get better at male cards. The grandsons all play either basketball or baseball, so I would love to win---thanks for the chance---Nancy mtbootleggerz@msn.com

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  27. Great Card. My house is full of guys too!
    amywooten2010 at gmail dot com

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  28. Loving your card. Thanks for all the masculine card ideas.

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  29. love your bowling card!! thanks for the chance to win this basketball cartridge...it's one that I don't have.
    trinitywallace75@gmail.com

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  30. I love this card. I think its my favorite so far. Y'all are very talented.

    and thanks for the chance at yet another wonderful cartridge

    beth

    baby.cowgirl88 at yahoo dot com

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  31. You have impressed me with this Nifty Fifties Cartridge. I am going to have to finally use mine. Love your card.

    pennyspad at sbc global dot net

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  32. Love this card. This is another cartridge I have and have not used it yet!! I gotta get busy, lol. Thanks for the inspiration.
    brz352

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  33. This is awesome I LOVE it!!! TFS
    hugs,jen

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  34. Love the bowling card - so retro.
    motherloves3 at hotmail dot com

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  35. Another super cute card! TFS

    cassandracaubleatyahoodotcom

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  36. Another wonderful masculine card! I recently made 25 masculine birthday cards and they all seemed more appropriate for younger boys/teens so now I have more ideas for the older guys!

    Amanda (als1048@gmail.com)

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  37. Love your card.

    Thanks for the chance to win!

    acantu1036@aol.com

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  38. Love the card and the colors.
    wiglo@sbcglobal.net

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  39. Wow, this is terrific. Thanks for the chance to win a manly cartridge! First time I saw this! Love the bowling card-very nice. At least I do have that cart, but I don't have any bowlers!! Need something with fast cars! I'm a follower.--Pat N.

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  40. That's a super cute card!!!

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  41. Thanks for the inspiration on masculine cards.

    acountrytwinkle at verizon dot net

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  42. GREAT guy card!

    michelegreen120 at gmail dot com

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  43. Very cute card again. Love your selection of paper and the masculine touch you give to some of your projects!

    scrappindhilly@gmail.com

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  44. Great card! I like that you have made masculine cards this week. I have a difficult time using masculine papers and coming up with ideas.

    amanbains1 at gmail dot com

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  45. This is my favorite card so far. I love the way the ball is pop-dotted.

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  46. I've seen a lot of great card lately using Nifty Fifties.

    Good job on the bowlng card.


    Thanks for all the great prizes this week.
    Enjoy your blog.

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  47. I love the bowling pin, what a great card!

    Carol D.

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  48. I always have a ton of masculine cards to make. 6 this week alone! Love your card and thanks for the chance to win!

    XO ~ Amy Jo (follower)
    amyjrockstar at gmail dot com
    http://lv2scrapandfibrofacts.blogspot.com/

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  49. I love the card and the colors. It is fun to see a masculine card. Thanks for sharing!

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  50. Great idea for a card. Really like the colors you used!!

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  51. I like your bowling card Wish i had that cartridge in Feb. when i needed to make bowling invitations. TFS !!!

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  52. What a FUN card. I love that you used the imagine on it to:) Very cool card!!
    Thanks for sharing and a chance to win!
    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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  53. what a great card. First bowling card I have ever seen and I love it!

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  54. Such a great card. My niece and nephew bowl so this would be great for them.
    papermemories4u @ yahoo .com

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  55. I don't bowl (can't walk and chew gum at the same time either) but I really love this card! Love the bright, vivid colors...hmmm...maybe I could try to bowl??? Nah...someone would just get hurt...sigh.

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  56. I love that cartridge but haven't used it enough. Great Job!
    Jami Larson
    jjlarson@nvc.net

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  57. That is a cute bowling card.
    Sharon (scrappyone)
    sldotvaughnatcomcastdotnet

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  58. COngrats on the blogaversary! I agree cards for men are always difficult so thanks for the inspiration!

    Thanks for the chance to win! Best of luck all around!

    Melanie

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  59. What a fun card! My SIL is on a bowling league and this would be a great card for her if I just switch up the colors a bit. :)
    Happy Blogaversary... it's been so fun this week!
    Lori
    got2bcrafting at gmail dot com

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  60. Love your card. Your right guys are very simple
    Trish
    krazykcrafters at msn dot com

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  61. Very cute card thanks for sharing...

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  62. Oooh I love this bowling card. I need that Nifty Fifties Cart. Thanks for another chance to win.

    Tami
    http://scrappinrabbitdesigns.blogspot.com

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  63. Very cute! Bowling is so popular now adays! I love it!

    Jodie R. on Circle MB

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  64. I love your card. Thanks for a chance to win.

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  65. What a great card. My hubby loves to bowl. This would be perfect. Thanks for sharing.

    Terri

    terri_ski at yahoo dot com

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  66. OK... This one is my favorite! I love the bowling theme! So cool! This has been such a fun trip through these few days with ya'll! Just love it!!!

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  67. Very cute card. Thanks for the giveaway!!

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  68. cute card, happy blogaversary!

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  69. Yea! Another guy type of card - Thank you for sharing such great ideas!

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  70. Cool card made with one of my favorite cartridges-Nifty fiftys...Love how you made the bowling ball pop!! TFS!!

    http://ibecircled.blogspot.com
    il;ovetonkinese2 at hotmail dot com
    Rexann♥

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  71. Well, when I need some "guy" card inspiration I know exactly where to come to....right here!

    Laura
    deepabyss100 at hotmail dot com

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  72. Congrats on your 500+ followers!!! Your card is very cute, and it reminds me of one I made that I never posted...lol, maybe in the next few weeks!! You did great, thanks so much for the chance to win! mzcherub2009 at att dot net

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