Today's CCEE challenge was to create a card using a silhouette as the main focal image. I ordered this stamp about a year ago and I have never used it. Thanks, Jo, for giving me the nudge I needed to make a card with it. My youngest grandson has done rodeo since he was very young and he is very small for his age. The cowboy on the right reminds me of him and the way he does the brim of his cowboy hat. Tomorrow is his birthday so this card is for him.
We would love to have you join us in the CCEE challenge, you can look at the other gal's cards and find the details to the challenge HERE
Date: Wednesday, April 7, 2010 GMT Views: 510
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Thu, Apr 08, 2010 @ 5:13 AM
Holy Schmokes! COWBOYS! Wooo-hoooo! Shirl, I love this image and hope to see many more cards with it! Cole must have loved this! (You's a goood Grandma). Love your 'ridin' off in the sunset' scene and the perfect cuttlebug. Great card sistah! LYMI
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Registered: April 20, 2005 Location: The only Eaton Rapids on the Earth, Michigan Posts: 57688
Thu, Apr 08, 2010 @ 6:25 AM
Okay.....this is seriously FANTABULAMAJESTICALLY awesome, Shirt! I LOVE your cowboy silhouette and get your DGS will, too! Who doesn't love the scene of a cowboy ridin' off into the sunset? You rock, Shirt the Squirt!
Registered: March 5, 2007 Location: Coatesville, Pennsylvania Posts: 43355
Thu, Apr 08, 2010 @ 9:52 AM
Whoa, Cowgirl!!!!! This here is one mighty fine scene........are they riding INTO the sunset or OUT OF the sunset??? Whichever, this is a winner, for sure, sistah! Your colors are magnificent and the layout is simple and clean! Wonderful card!!!!
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Registered: April 25, 2006 Location: Northampton England Posts: 1505
Thu, Apr 08, 2010 @ 2:56 PM
Oh wow Shirley what a perfect birthday card for Cole, I bet he just loved it, that sunset that you did is just amazing, are them there cowboys looking out for some Engines wait till they see us in our head dresses that'll make them fall off their horses laughing!
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Thu, Apr 08, 2010 @ 3:02 PM
OMG Shirt...this is awesome...so glad I gave you a reason to use this fab stamp...just love the rich, dramatic, warm, earthy tones you use.....really catch your attention.....and the grass just ties the whole thing together...wowza, gf
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Registered: January 7, 2006 Location: Central California Posts: 16783
Fri, Apr 09, 2010 @ 2:43 PM
WOW!! Talk about stunning Shirt!! Your colors with that studly silhouette make me wanna head out west. Oh yeah, I am out west. But we don't get those kinda views where I live. Manly cowboys...riding horseback....*sigh*...okay, back to reality!! Thanks for the dream Shirt. LOL