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Sunday, August 31, 2014

The Corrosive Challenge #207 - Let's Hear It For The Boys

Labor Day weekend has arrived and left me wondering just where the heck Summer up and went to!  I can't believe tomorrow is September already!  Or that my baby boy starts Kindergarten on Tuesday!  I mean, how is that possible?  I think we are ready... Or as ready as we'll ever be.  He is excited, and I am a wreck.  Sounds about right.  lol  I'm pretty sure there will be tears (and that they will be mine).  He has asked for a strawberry pancake and bacon breakfast to kick off his big day, and I shall happily oblige.  His daddy is even joining us (bacon is hard to resist, after all).

A new Corrosive Challenge has also arrived and the theme is "Let's Hear It For The Boys".  We are sponsored by the ever adorable Meljen's Designs!  I love these darling images and find myself using them as one of my favorite go to choices more and more often.  Play along with any project created for a guy (young, old, or in between) for your chance to win 4 non colored images of choice! 

Masculine projects are not really my forte, but I knew I wanted to make Kayne a card for his first day of school.  I selected Little Chalk Board to color up with my Copics.  I then used a white gel pen to write a "chalk" message.  The Kindergarten chipboard sticker is from Recollections as are the black glitter letters I used for his name.  Papers are DCWV - Grade School stack.  I added a punched border, gingham ribbon, and a banner die (Flag Banner from La-La-Land Crafts).

Head over to The Corrosive Challenge blog to see what other creations the team has for boys to men!  

Markers used: Copics (100, E51, E53, E55, E57, E59, G03, G05, G09, Y32, Y35, Y38, R35, R37, R39, R89).

- Kitty Bee Designs: #31-School
- Pumpkin Spice: #81-School
- Sweet 7 Digital Designs: #3-Back To School
- Wags 'n Whiskers: #136-Back To School/For A Teacher
- DL.Art: #139-Back To School
- Milk Coffee Challenge: Back To School
- Creative Moments: #50-Anything Goes/Back To School
- Fab 'n Funky: #226-For The Kids  
- The Paper Shelter: #171-Back To School



Craftin Suzie (Susan Wykes) said...

This is such a fun and vibrant card Regan. Brilliant colouring on the image too. Thanks for joining in this week at The Paper Shelter, Susan x

Laine said...

Such a stunning school themed creation. Love all of the colour and fabulous detail. Thank you so much for sharing with us at WNW Challenge.
Laine - DT

charlene said...

This is adorable love everything about it! Thanks for joining us at Creative Moments.

Wendy said...

Great card... Thanks for playing along with us at Fab'n''Funky this fortnight.
Wendy xx

DIANA L. said...

Great card both inside and out.
Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday #139 “Back to School” challenge, Have a Blessed day, DIANA L.

Andreja said...

Fabulous 'Back to School' card you made :-))
Thanks for joining at Milk Coffee challenge!
Hugs, Andreja

Helen said...

Lovely, bright and fun card - perfect for our challenge.

Thanks for joining us at Sweet 7 Digital Designs.

Helen x