Monday, 12 August 2013

Happy birthday pop n cut mug...

This card is for my hubby who is really old this month;)

 
 
I didn't have the right size framelits for the happy birthday to sit in nicely, so I cut the blue using the Karen Burniston pop n cut label insert and just trimmed it. The black part of that sign was cut using one of the sizzix fancy framelit dies, and the green part I just trimmed by hand. The happy birthday is from my tattered lace sentiments block and the 40 is from my cuttlebug typeset alphabet and number set.

 
I had at hand one of my favourite strip dies for the flag pole and 'daddy' bunting.The froth on top of the beer was created by using a cloud die cutter.
 
 
I wanted to replicate this traditional beer mug so used a sheet of acetate and repeated the same technique as on the chocolate bar in my hot chocolate mug post.
 

 

7 comments:

  1. So awesome! Happy birthday to your hubby. What a great birthday card. Love the way you made the mug look like the glass beveled inspiration. The flagpoles are an awesome touch!

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  2. Oh, totally fun! I saw this on Pinterest and wanted to let you know how much I like your card.
    Cheers, Karen
    www.alteredscrapbooking.blogspot.com

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  3. Thank you all for stopping by and leaving such lovely comment:)

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  4. Wow this is amazing ... perfect male card!

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  5. Clever using the clouds for froth on the mug. 40 isn't old, it's 34 plus vat right?

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  6. Ha, maths isn't my strong point so I'll take your word for it:).

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