Beer Monster

Happy Saturday!
Wanted to stop in real quick and share a super cute card I made this week.  I decided to try something with one of my Memory Box frames...instead of using it as a frame, I tried using it as just the background accent.  I think it turned out pretty good :)
I made the card a little bigger, so it's an A4 (4 1/2 x 6 1/8) size instead of an A2.  That helped fit the frame a little bit better.

I colored up this awesome monster image from Pollycraft Designs called Beer Monster with my pencils.  His beer glass has been cut out a second time and popped up with some mounting tape so it sort of sticks out from the card.

I strung a little bit of twine through some of the bubbles and tied them up with a little button.  Then printed the sentiment from Create with TLC and made it into a tag to tuck under the button.

The outside of the frame has been lined with little white gel pen dots for added detailing.  I decorated the corners with some coordinating buttons.  They weren't planned, but after getting everything together, there was just too much empty space around the outside, so I figured the buttons would work out well.

The last thing I added was some white liquid pearls above the beer glass so they looked like bubbles, and under the sentiment.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges:
    A Gem of a Challenge #94-Anything with a B (Beer, Buttons, Blue, Bow)
    Crafting with Dragonflies #9-Card for a Guy
    Digistamps4Joy #74-Anything Goes
    Inky Impressions #122-Masculine
    Little Miss Muffet #67-Monster Ball
    Pollycraft Designs #5-Buttons and Bows

Thanks for stopping by!!  Have a fabulous weekend!

12 comments:

  1. Such a fun creation. Love the buttons and colour combo.
    Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

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  2. That monster is so cute! It all works well together and your doodling and buttons top it off. The tag on the button is a great idea too. The monster has been beautifully coloured. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafting with Dragonflies for our male card/father's day challenge!

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  3. This is a wonderful creation with great details and perfect for our ‘Anything Goes’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  4. It's Beautiful card.
    Thanks for join us at Digistamp4Joy.

    Greetings karin DT member

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  5. Absolutely FAB! Beer Monster is one of my fave Pollycraft images, and you've coloured him perfectly, what a great card :)
    Thank you for joining in the fun at Little Miss Muffet.
    Jo xx

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  6. Haha, it's a funny card, love this! Thanks for joining us at Digistamps4Joy.

    Hugs,
    Annerieke
    DT member

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  7. This is so perfect! I love your use of die and your coloring looks great as always.

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  8. Wonderful creation, love the layout you have chosen! Thanks so much for playing at Little Miss Muffet this time:)

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  9. Great card - love the way you've used the die and that beer monster is fab!

    Thanks for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge.

    Helen x

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  10. Great card, wonderful colours and colouring, and love the details, thanks for playing with us at Crafting with Dragonflies, blessings Hilde

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  11. So many interesting and creative elements! Especially like the way you've strung the twine through the frame. Great image too. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafting With Dragonflies,
    {Hugs} Barb, DT

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  12. OM goodness! He is so cute and funny! Thanks for the laugh today, I needed it!

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