Monday, 6 June 2011

graduation card

hi all
here is a graduation card i have made for my nephew Dr christopher madden[wnglish lecturer],this is his 3rd graduation !!!!!! and he has so many letters after his name ...i can't remember them all[.UPDATED they are MA,BA nd PHD]
he likes a clean and simple card so here is the cleanest most simple i could muster
i used die cuts a friend from trimcraft sent me,and made a simple easel using coloured cardstock  scraps and a few brads

challenges entered
abc-challenge. v for variety[ at least 3 different embellies]
makeitmonday..anything goes
paper-craftingjourney. anything goes
robynsfetishchallengeblog. hats
onestitchatatimechallenge./ graduation
audsentimentschallengeblog. card for a male
cardmakinmamas. use your scraps
designed2delight. masculine card no flowers
someoddgirl. card for a male
freshbreweddesigns its a guy thing
.scrapbooksisters. its a mans world
fussyandfancychallenge. card for a man or boy
craftyourpassionchallenges.card anything goes
scrapalicioususa. card for a man
wee memories free for all
craftyourdaysaway. special man/
movingalongwiththetimes. no designer papers
.tsgclearstamps. milestones
woodwareusa-clearstamps. masculine card


  1. Nice card :)

    Thank you for joining us at IDIC this week.
    Hugs Gurkiss

  2. Very nice card Tracey. Love the design and colours.Great die cuts
    Thanks for sharing with us at ‘Make it Monday’

    Luv CHRISSYxx

    Don’t forget. .if you leave a comment on another entrant, mention that you saw their card on ‘Make it Monday’ for a chance at second prize.. the more you comment on and mention MIM, the more chances at winning second prize.


  3. hienoa -korttisi on upea ja erilainen
    Kiitos osallistumisesta ABC_haasteseen ja onnea arvontaan
    Aurinkoista päivää sinulle sinne<3

  4. Hi, I have popped over from Make it Monday, your card is very nice, and perfect for a man... Well done to MY Clever.. Good luck in the Challenge xx

  5. What a great card!! Thanks for playing with us this week at Craft Your Passion.


  6. Hi Tracey

    Fantastic!! Brilliant card for this occassion, I'm sure your nephew will love it.

    Thank you for sharing with us at Make It Monday this week.

    Michelle :-)

  7. Great easel card, just love the die cuts they are fab!

    Thank you for sharing with us at Craft Your Passion this week, good luck!
    hugs shell xx

  8. What a fun grad card! Thanks for joining us at Wee Memories!

  9. What a great card. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments.

  10. What a perfect card for a grad!

    Thanks for playing along at the Freshly Brewed Challenges Month Long Prize Challenge.

    Heather D.
    Fresh Brewed Designs

  11. Great Graduation card! Thanks for playing in the WoodwareUSA challenge this week. Good luck! Kerry

  12. Very nice card. Thank you for joining us at Scrapalicious! ~Shelley

  13. What a lovely card, great idea, thanks so much for playing with us at the Papercrafting Journey, blessings Hilde

  14. Great card hunni. Thank you for joining us at CYDA.


  15. Wow, third graduation! Your nephew will love his card. Thank you for sharing with us at Craft Your Days Away for my Special Man challenge, good luck x

  16. This card is so adorable. Wonderful embellish and I love how you colored the image. Thank you so much for entering this in our latest challenge at The Aud Sentiments! I hope to see you again for our next challenge! Tammy

  17. Fab card Tray.
    Great design
    Thanks for sharing it with us at MAWTT this week.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

  18. Awesome die cuts and such a fabulous layout and design, perfect for Grad, thanks so much for joining our Challenge this week at One Stitch at a Time, we hope to see you again soon

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  20. Fantastic card..

    Thanks for joining us at CYDA.

    Huggies Angel

  21. Great easel card! Thanks for playing at Unscripted Sketches!

  22. Great graduation card! I saw it over on Make it Monday! I need some graduation cards now, Thanks for the inspiration!

  23. Tracey, your card is beautiful as always!
    Thanks for joining us at OSAAT this week and good luck!

  24. What a wonderful clean and simple but very elegant card! Thank you for joining us at CMM Challenge blog!
    x Mariska

  25. What a fabulous "manly" card! Thanks for playing in this week's Saturday challenge at Designed2Delight/Delightful Inspiration! Can't wait to see what you do next!
    Aloha, Kim Mc
    D2D DT

  26. Thanks for joining us at Wee Memories.

  27. These are super cute! The ribbon adds the prefect little touch!!! thanks for sharing this great tips with us.......
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