Wednesday, June 7, 2023

The Card Concept - Industrial Modern or Nature Calls

 It's time for another challenge at The Card Concept. 

Today's challenge is: Industrial Modern or Nature Calls
Everyone is welcome to play along using the colors, the theme, 
textures, items, or just anything from the pictures as your starting point.

My mixed media card was inspired by the gears and clocks in the Industrial Modern photo.

Supplies and Tools:

  • Time Well Spent (SnSS affiliate link)
  • Gear Up (SnSS affiliate link)
  • Birthday Guy (SnSS affiliate link)
  • Versafine Clair Nocturne Ink
  • Special Delivery Stamp Set (Tim Holtz)
  • Typewriter 3D Embossing Folder (Tim Holtz)
  • Ticket Booth Stamps and Dies (Tim Holtz)
  • Gears Dies (Spellbinders)
  • Antique Bronze Mica Spray (Ranger)
  • These colors of Distress Ink (Ranger):
    • Uncharted Mariner and Prize Ribbon

This post linked to:


Melva Peters said...

Love your card Esther! Thanks for playing along with Festive Friday Challenges too!

Melva Peters said...

Love your card Esther! Thanks for playing along with Festive Friday Challenges too!

dj said...

Good guys indeed!! Way to go shopping your stash!! I love the retro blues...perfect for our "Let's Hear It For The Boys" challenge over at Shopping Our Stash. Thanks for sharing your creativity and playing along with our challenge!! -Deb Horst, DT #SOS498

Joanne James - The Crafty Owl said...

This is a fantastic masculine card Esther - I love the industrial feel and the texture of the inky blue background. Fabulous! Thanks for sharing with us over at Festive Friday this week!

Conniecrafter said...

Wonderful creating to put all these elements together to make a terrific mixed media card, love it!

Jaydee said...

Esther, so vintage and I love it. I love the focus on the blue, too. You assembled the elements beautifully. So glad you shared this with us at Festive Friday this week

Beth McCullough said...

Wow, great layering and texture, Esther! Thanks for joining us at Festive Friday Challenge. Hope you'll come back again soon!

Suzanne Reynolds said...

Wow, what a great masculine card... we are partnering with Festive Friday and since you met our requirements at Festive Friday "triple-dog dare" we look forward to you sharing with us at Double Trouble. We are open until 11pm MTN time today. Check us out at

Helen said...

LOVE this masculine card! Those stamps are perfect!! Thanks for sharing at Try it on Tuesday! Helen DT

pearshapedcrafting said...

I really love this great masculine card. Thank you for joining us at Try It On Tuesday, Chris

wienerhoneymooners said...

Esther ----ADORE SMITTEN, I had to scramble and search for my fave stamp for this challenge... FOUND it, and entered it!