Wednesday, April 23, 2014

The Search Continues Pocket Cards

My son, free-lance writer 
that he is, writes articles for several Bigfoot organizations. With the Ohio Bigfoot Conference coming up soon, he and the Penmaker got together with a plan to present a pen to each of the speakers. I was asked to create some pocket cards to hold them.

I normally go in for
a lot of layers and embellishments, but these seemed better left a bit sparse.

I used Prima's Engraver
12 x 12 collection for the card base along with Glitz French Kiss 6 x 6 paper pad for the tags. The logo was cut with Spellbinder's Deckled Rectangles.

The pen, held in a black
velvet pouch, slips down into the pocket along with the Penmakers info sheet.

The feathers and ink bottles
are part of Alterations Writing Desk die. I edged them and emphasized the spine with Walnut Stain Distress Ink.

The pens are a hybrid
cigar with gunmetal finish. The blanks are an assortment of one of a kind acrylics.

Hope the guys will like these!

Thanks for stopping by!


Adrienne Breedlove said...

You both did an amazing job! They'll love them :)

Lisa said...

What absolutely gorgeous pocket cards and pens!! They make such an amazing gift set!! I love the feather you added!! These are just fabulous!! The recipients will adore getting these!! Have a great day :)

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Unknown said...

Amazing how you all bundled your talents here, love your project Linda, just superb!
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Ros Crawford said...

Oh these are absolutely fabulous!! I love them! We must have been on the same thought level that day!

Audrey Pettit said...

Oh, WOW! The guys are definitely going to LOVE these, Linda! You have outdone yourself here! So, so creative and beautiful...perfectly masculine and perfectly personalized for the event. Great job!

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