Wednesday, April 30, 2014

StampNation - Cards for Him Blog Hop



Welcome to the 
StampNation Cards for Him Blog Hop!


Thank you, Catherine Pooler for inviting the Reverse Confetti Crew to join in the fun for the StampNation Online Class - Cards for Him Blog Hop!  There are a ton of techniques to create masculine cards and amazing inspiration samples from the class!

Here's a little preview of what you will see and learn about in this awesome class!

Cards For Him
StampNation's newest online class “Cards For Him” is now open for registration!  This is perfectly timed for Father’s Day which is right around the corner, but of course is great for masculine card ideas year-round.
StampNation joined forces with some of the companies and their designers that have products featured in our class for a Blog Hop to celebrate our newest release.  

PRIZE ALERT:  There are TEN FREE class registrations and a $15 Gift Certificate to Reverse Confetti hidden along the hop, so make sure you leave comments along the way.  The more comments you make, the greater your chances are for winning!
You have until 11:59 pm on May 2nd to leave a comment to be entered to win!  Winners will be announced at on May 3rd on Catherine's Blog.  

Click here to learn more and to Register by May 7 to get the discounted rate!    http://creativitygrowshere.com/classes/creativity-grows-here-2/cards-for-him/

StampNation Members, click here to grab your 50% off discount code!   http://www.thestampnation.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?131-Cards-For-Him

Ready for the blog hop list?  Grab a cup of coffee and buckle up!  You are in for a treat, we've got tons of inspiration in store for you!



Stacey Schafer - That's me!


I was especially inspired by the nautical theme and the use of office die cuts...Reverse Confetti fits the bill for both of those inspirations!


It won't be long now...a NEW RELEASE at Reverse Confetti is coming soon!  Mark your calendars...May 8th!








 Thanks so much for stopping by the stage!

 photo supplylist.jpg
Stamps:  Happy Harbor (Reverse Confetti)
Ink: Slate, Black (Simon Says Stamp)
Paper:  Sea Glass, Smoke (SSS), Blushing Bride (SU), Atlantic (Studio Calico), Vellum (PTI)
Other: Confetti Cuts Tag Me, Office Edges (Reverse Confetti), Baker's Twine (The Twinery), Crushed Curry Polka Dot Ribbon (SU), Circle Punch (SU), Mini Attacher (Tim Holtz)


 photo stacey_sig.jpg

97 comments:

Leigh Penner said...

Oh, I love everything about this card, Stacey! I need that nautical set...

Cheryl said...

I just love the color palette on this card. The tangerine is gorgeous against the muted blues and gray.

Angelique Vela said...

Great card! I'm loving that office edges die set.

Kristie Goulet said...

Awesome card, Stacey! Love the colors you used for your nautical card!

Thordis said...

Love your bright yellow and the office die cuts ... Brilliant :)

Allison Cope said...

Simply awesome card Stacey! I am a sucker for a nautical card and this one is a true man-tastic one!

Sherry said...

I'm going to have to get that happy harbor set. These cards are great!

Carole said...

Love this stamp set.

Sharon Salerno said...

Love all thing nautical! Great card

designbydonna said...

Love your card. Great inspiration. I need help with masculine cards.

Michele Slater said...

I love all the layers and color choices. Thank you for the chance to win!

Amy Sheffer said...

Scrumptious! Love every little thing about this card!!

Carolee said...

Nice card. Like the colors with the nautical theme.

Tracy said...

Nice layers!

Mary Williams said...

Just love the nautical theme on your card. Very nice card!!

Асель Бапанова said...

Nice patterned paper!

Katie Ann Brooks said...

I didn't come for the blog hop, I just saw your card in my feed and loved the colors so had to pop in and say so. :)

Lisa H. said...

great minds, sistah! love this so much. Those papers just make me happy! great guy card!

Vicki Dutcher said...

Awesome masculine card -- GF I am amazed at how full your creative plate is!! Power Stamper~ :)

Diane S said...

Great card! I really like the colors used.

Linda Anderson said...

So fabulous! Love your papers and that touch of vellum. So perfect.

Tinabobina99 said...

Love the naval theme!

Kay Jantz said...

I love this card Stacey and I really love that pop of Crushed Curry! Really makes the card shine!

Kelly said...

Great use of the tag.

jeannejj said...

love the colors! so bright and happy

Nanci Wilson said...

Very nice card....the layering, color scheme & nautical stamping are just great. I too need the Nautical stamps. :)

sweet art designs said...

Another great card. I m getting so much inspiration

Lisa K said...

Love the card!

Lynda McKittrick said...

Neat Card. I would not have thought of combining these die sets.

loceanjo said...

very original!

Diane Stricker said...

Your card is awesome.

Tina Orr said...

I love the colors!!! Great job!

Ann Mcclenaghan said...

Very nice card. Love all the busy going on that makes it all up. Great colors.

Joyce Dyck said...

Love that you used various dsp on the card, I'm still learning how to do that. Love all the elements on this card!

lhyden said...

Wow, this is a fabulous card, so full of movement.

Lisa said...

LOVE this one Stacey!! The nautical theme and colors are a perfect combination for a masculine card!!

Heather North said...

Nautical cards are so hot right now. Thanks for showing us another way to incorporate this theme into our cards.

Lindsey said...

I always love when you make masculine cards as I feel like your style is difficult to maintain in a masculine form, but you you show how it can be done to perfection.

Tammy J said...

Very nice card and I am loving that stamp set. It may have to make it's way home to me. TFS

grandmato20 said...

Thats quite a different color combo for an anchor card -- it works well -- Great :)

Amy S said...

Great card! Love the sentiment and the color combo you chose.

Unknown said...

Cute Cute Cute without being girly! Love it!

CraftyPaws said...

Super cute! Love that office edge die! Great card. tfs hugs, Kristina

Diana Evensen said...

Thanks for including the photo of the confetti cuts product package. That helps me understand the product used. I also like the vellum banner discreetly included.

tampatha said...

Layers are the best and yet, something I always seem to struggle with in cards in general, let alone masculine ones. What a wonderful card! Loving the colors! TFS!

Lizzie T a/k/a Wifelady said...

Awesome card! Love the colors - I always go too dark with my guy cards but you have shown me the light!

Patti P. said...

What great dies and love the nautical stamps. Your papers and layers are stunning. Beautiful card.TFS

jcb said...

Your card is bright and cheery.

Linda Coon said...

love all the nautical ideas

marylouh said...

Great card. Lots of layering. See some vellum used too. thanks for sharing.

Kim S said...

Fabulous! LOVE the paper and colors. The shape of the tags and the office edges all make it perfectly masculine!

Deborah said...

Great card love the color pallet and all the layering the sentiment is awesome thanks!

Susan said...

What talent, these stamps and dies are great! this is a fantastic hop. I think this will be a great class! thank you

ajax said...

Your color combination is great. It is such an experience to see all the different designs. This class is really needed. Thanks

Patti Krauss said...

Another great take on the nautical theme. Love the pop of orange.

Sue D said...

Great choice of papers and I like the nautical theme.

Catherine Pooler said...

I shore do love this card! Great colors and fabulous layering!

Nadine Lange said...

I like all the different layers!

Ann Kulseth said...

I love the colors and layers in your card - well done.

chris maurer said...

Love the colors!

chris maurer said...

Love the colors

chris maurer said...

Love the colors

Beth Knutson said...

Okay, now that Happy Harbor stamp set is definitely calling out to me...Fun ideas!

Chrystyna said...

Great card! Like the office edges dies. Colorful and fun.

Rufus said...

That nautical set is looking better and better! Love nautical themed stuff for guys and gals for that matter!
R/

Melissa F said...

So creative to use nautical with the office set, how versatile that set is!

Maryann Stahl said...

I really enjoyed the playfulness of this card using the stamp set you used :) really a cute card!

Kari V. said...

OH, I think those office die cuts are a must have!!

croppinmama said...

Lovely color palette and unique take on nautical. Nice combo of elements and dimension. TFS!

April Rogers said...

Stacy, I LOVE it!! You all rock on Masculine cards.
Thanks for the inspiration.
xo Nana

Charlie said...

Thanks to this bloghop I have ideas for the next many cards for my uncle who is a sailor. Lovely card you made.

Susan Wheatley said...

WOW, what a pile on card! Love the crispness and I am definitely in love with RC Happy Harbour set and dies. So much out there! Thanks for being a part of the blog hop and celebration!

Charlotte C said...

Shore do love the layering and embossing on this card.

Laura Miller said...

Yup - great use of designer paper - my choice for creating color background. Nice use of the nautical theme.

KraftyKaren said...

Really cute card - I just love anything with a nautical theme and the sentiment is great

LvMyMedic said...

Really nice card. Very much a masculine theme. TFS Denise

Bert B said...

I don't have a nautical set of anything! I am thinking after seeing all the nautical cards on this hop that I am just going to have to get this set! Love the card! thanks

Beastybunny said...

Wow! Love the nautical theme but the non traditional make a fabulous impact! Well done!

Mary-Anne V said...

Very nice...love the use of the tag die and the fun sentiment.

Carol McCready said...

Love the nautical design and papers.

Maureen Chandler said...

I love lots of layers - great card!!

Yolanda Garrido said...

I love how you used the vellum ! The card is sooo nice!

Laurie said...

Yipeee! Love sailing cards and all your layers are to die for! Thanks for sharing!

Janet Zeppa said...

Perfect masculine card!

Fran said...

The bright yellow and die cuts make a really appealing card!

JoAnn said...

Love your masculine card Stacey and the sweet sentiment.

Tracey said...

Notebooks and nautical - how perfect!

Lynn Fletcher said...

Love the focal point you did with the anchor. Love the Happy Harbor stamp set, Stacey!

Lynn Fletcher said...

Love the way you did the focal point, the anchor. Really could get into the Happy Harbor stamp set, Stacey!

Kina Dennis said...

So many cute elements - love it!!

Loly Borda-Towery said...

I love how you always make the perfect layers, those papers and colors go together so well, thanks for the inspiration!

Debbie said...

this sentiment is adorable thanks for the inspiration
upnurse at aol dot com

Gypsy 2 said...

Love it !!!! I need this new nautical set.

Maureen Merritt said...

I'm always amazed at your ability to combine unique colors and your use of patterned paper! LOVE this card!

sodell said...

Love the unique colors on this nautical card (one of my faves for guys) and the use of twine and ribbon together!

JD/ Jill said...

What a great design, so well put together. really like this one. (wife to a former Navy guy)

Laurie said...

Very nice!! I love the colors and use of die cuts.