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A Birthday Buck


MFP's Speedy Fox and Friends Challenge #222 is about Music. I cased THIS card by Dianne who is the Queen for the Day at SCS. I need some more masculine birthday cards. I used MFP's Plywood set and the MFP Out on the Town set to make my subtle bg on the old hymnal pages and I used my new IO deer die, the MB tall birch die, a SU! label punch and the MS branch punch.

Fun challenges! Hugz!

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  1. Looks fantastic!! Love anything with a text-like background and the deer looks so very striking against it :)

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  2. This has to be one of your best! What an awesome card with the sheet music background! NJ!

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  3. Fabulous card...looks so great with the sheet music...It has been a while since I tried to do a queen for the day challenge...(which makes me feel guilty...especially since I was given the honor too) so I was going to try this week...(I just bought a new deer stamp that I have not inked up yet) But after seeing your great card...I feel intimidated ...smile...I might look for something else! Dianne's card is really great though, and you sure have done a great case.

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  4. This is a gorgeous card Nancy, I love your silhouette image and the music papers are perfect.
    Pauline
    x

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  5. beautiful card Nancy, I like the image the papers and the die cut foliage.
    Kevin xx

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  6. Wonderful card! Love the woodgrain and the trees with your fabulous deer!

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  7. Love the music and deer in the woods...perfectly layered, perfectly masculine! Wonderful design, Nancy!

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  8. This is a lovely lovely card Thanks for sharing at MFP Speedy TV.........Lis

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  9. Beautiful birthday card. Love the music sheets behind the deer. This design would make a great Christmas card too.

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  10. How pretty, Nancy! Wonderful card design with the layered sheet music, and strong brown die cuts! Beautiful! hugs, de

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  11. Nancy, You may already know this...but just in case you don't! smile. This fabulous card of yours was featured on Split Coast's facebook page by Lydia...It certainly deserved to be show cased!

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  12. Wow! Nancy, this is awesome. I love how you used the hymnal pages. The big tree and deer are awesome. Masculine......for sure.

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  13. The music background is perfect for the birthday buck! Fabulous!

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  14. Nancy,
    Wow - beautiful and elegant!!!! Love the dies you used.

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