This week our cards are going off to an Officer of the Law, that was injured in a pursuit. Officer Troy was badly injured and is recovering, so the Teapotters are on their way to help cheer Officer Troy. I'm told that O Troy likes baseball and went to Penn State. So this week our theme is baseball and the Nittany Lions, mascot of Penn State U.
This card is a baseball jersey that is an easel card. I stamped the jersey and enlarged it. Cut it out and used it for the template to make the easel part of the card. The PS is stamped for Penn State. I used a small hole punch to make the buttons.
Nestabilities circles were used for the baseball and a circle to make the seams and a red pen for the thread. The mitt, ball and bat are stamped and colored. Pretty darn easy, once I figured out what I was going to do.
All I can say is, I sure do wish Officer Troy a full recovery. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers!
Date: Monday, July 2, 2012 GMT Views: 1042
Registered: March 15, 2012 Location: Alabama Posts: 11086
Mon, Jul 02, 2012 @ 9:39 PM
A jersey easel card!!! WOW!!! I never would have thought of that!!! Your baseball jersey is fantastic!!! It looks good and starched for the big game (wink) And I love the PS for Penn State!!! So wonderful and CREATIVE!!!
Registered: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 39808
Tue, Jul 03, 2012 @ 11:43 AM
You know Jennifer, an easel card in it self is hard enough. BUT then you go and make a baseball jersey that is an easel card well that's just tooo stinkin amazing my friend. You rocked the Teapot Challenge today. Love this!!! TFS :0)
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