I made this CAS masculine birthday card for an older friend of ours.
To created the striped effect I inked up a sponge and moistened it with water before swiping it across my cardstock.
Here's the gift I gave along with it:
This card fits the Curtain Call Challenge in that it's masculine, striped, and has a brown background
Supplies & Tools: Moose Stamp (Blue Ridge Impressions), Hounds tooth stamp (Distressing - Glitz Design), Sponges, DIY embossed brads, Sharpie markers