Wednesday, May 4, 2011

For the D Man

   Another masculine card!!!

It's for the D Man

     This card is for the D Man.  I call him D for anonymity.  D Man is on my yearbook committee.  He's a serious young man who loves God's word with a passion, and defends it with certainty!  I hope he likes this card. 
   God gave me the idea to start a yearbook committee for our homeschool group.  I created the yearbooks last year and the older kids helped assemble them. This year I delegated other tasks to the students.  They were given photo assignments, and my friend/helper Esther requested they write articles.  

I based D's card off of the yearbook tags I made. 
These signified "Official Yearbook Business".
He took his home every month.  I think he liked it. :)
   
  Our Daily Bread's On Assignment Challenge 33  is getting another entry from me.  I paper pierced a little around the Bible verse.  I am also submitting this to Papertrey Ink's Make it Monday #13 Impression Plate Tricks #2 , since I practiced the impression/embossing technique again!


    With so much going on with this card...it's nice to have a focal point.

    I also want to add that I tried something different from the last time I used this ODBD lighthouse.  I white embossed half of the image....hopefully capturing how light isn't "All or nothing".  

    I hope he understands all the little messages I scattered here.  He is very serious about his photography, so I added "create".  I pray D keeps his strong faith in God.   Psalm 18:28 reminds us that the Lord keeps our lamps burning.  HE turns our darkness into light.  We were once darkness, but now are light.;)  Ephesians 5:8

Congratulations D Man!

All about this card and tag:
Stamps: ODBD Keep My Lamp Burning, PTI Grunge Me, Ellison Backgrounds for YB tag
Ink:Versamark, VersaMagic Cloud White, clear embossing, black embossing
Other: PTI Mat Stack 3, Sizzix Texture Plates,Faux Stitching with uni-ball Signo broad, Sizzlits letters (YB tag), digital graphic, Random dies (seek, wisdom, create) acquired from "who knows"






  

4 comments:

  1. LOVE that you made this card for a friend! So glad to hear that more Christians are living out God's word!!! It's a great card--love the gray (or is it grey) and bold red accents! BEAUTIFULLY done:)

    Thanks for stopping by my blog--your comment made my day:) Blessings:)

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  2. this is beautiful Marlena! I think he'll appreciate the thought you put into this card to personalize it for him!
    hugs!

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  3. Marlena, this is amazing and fabulous! Love the look and the design! Awesome use of ODBD stamps and images, too! Just fabulous! Thanks so much for playing ODBD Stamping In Time!

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  4. Awesome! So very unique!! Perfectly masculine!

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