Tuesday, June 2, 2015

SLC241 Dad's Tool Cabinet

Wait till you see it as an easel card with the all of the other tools and gift card holder!!
Welcome to another ODBD Challenge. We have a color challenge this week for you to play along with!  But first, let's get to the challenge details!!!!
To see all the projects created for ODBDSLC241 or to join the challenge click here. You have until June 7, 2015 at 8:00pm EDT to join us. By participating in the challenge, you have a chance to win a  $15 ODBD Gift Certificate good towards the purchase of stamps in the “stamps column” on the ODBD website, or to be spotlighted on the ODBD Blog at our next challenge. The random prize winner will be posted on our next challenge post. Please do not post on Flicker as many of us do not have the ability to comment on your cards nor can we spotlight your cards on the blog.
This is a great masculine card as you see it here but wait and see just how interactive it is!!! I made a wall cabinet that opens up. I cut the pegboard in half for the front. The handles of the cabinet are made from the pegboard hooks die and I just snipped off the cross pieces. My husband showed me a woodworking catalog that actually had a cabinet like this so I just went with it and mounted it on a gray brick wall! Below is a picture with the cabinet open. But there is still more to see!!!

I added a gift card holder pocket which I made with silver card stock. I embossed it to look like a shiny chrome tool box.
Here is the picture with the card set up and displayed. It's an easel card and perfect for Dad!!!! The card measures 4.25x5.5 inches and the front is creased at the halfway point and the front panel attaches to the lower half of the front so that it can stand up as an easel.  I used the wood grain paper so that it looked like a work bench top. I hope this inspires you to make something wonderful with the new stamps and dies!!!

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Materials List
ODBD Papers Used: Vintage Ephemera Collection
Card Stock Used: Yo Yo Yellow, Smoky Slate, Bordering Blue, Baked Brown Sugar, Black, Silver, Basic Gray.
Ink Used: Tuxedo Black
Alcohol Markers: Spectrum Noir- CT1,3,4, DR2,4, OR3, TN1,3,7, TB2, CG4, IG1,3
                                Copic- B34
Embossing Folder and Plate: Tim Holtz Alterations Bricked Folder,  Su! Pattern 2 Plate



Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

I just love your tool cabinet, Paula!! So creative and fun with the opening of the doors and the bottom that comes out!! Love all the texture and the design with the tools. Fabulous work! Pray all is going with the funeral and etc. I am praying for your family!! Thinking of you and your loss!!

Graciellie Design said...

This is extra fun and creative! Love how you used the new dies and stamp. Thanks for the inspiration! Hugs.

Robin Clendenning said...

Very cool card! Makes a great Father's Day card and gift card holder! Love the easel with extra "wings" to it! Great job!

CherylQuilts said...

What an amazing card, Paula, and it even holds a gift card! Wow, some very special man is going to receive this and really LOVE it! You are amazing! Hugs, dear friend!

Alshandra said...

Such an awesome card Paula! Love the fold out tool box - so cool! Love the shiny metal too!


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