Card, CASology, Waffle Flower

CASology #94: Thank You Dad Card

by May Park-

Hi crafty friends! I’m popping in quickly with a card for a new challenge over at CASology. Here is this week’s cue card:
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When I saw the word METAL, I immediately thought of  Hey Mr Stamp Set from Waffle Flower Crafts. It has lots of great tool images, and those are perfect to create a masculine card. Then I whipped up a thank you card.


Sadly, this card won’t go to my dad, because he died 10 years ago. But I absolutely enjoyed making this!


This is how I crated my card. 1)Cut a piece of white cardstock into 3.5″x3.5″. Then draw stitching lines along the edges using a ruler and brown marker. 2)Stamp the sentiment from Hey Mr Stamp Set in brown. 3)Stamp the stars from the same set in three different colors. 4)Stamp the wrench image on a scrap paper and adhere it on the backside of metallic paper. 5)Fussy cut the wrench and adhere it over the stamped panel using dimensional adhesive. 6)Adhere the front panel onto the card base and apply some glossy accents over the wrench to add some dimension/interest.


This is a closer look at my card. The glossy feeling on the silver metallic paper looks amazing in real life. What do you think? Hope you like my card and get some inspiration.

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May Skyong Park <– you are here!
Meghan McMillan
Guest Designer: Janet 
That’s all for today. I hope you play along with us this week, there is a wonderful prize up for grabs from Cindy Coutts and the winner will have a chance to guest design on the next challenge – more details are on the CASology blog. Make sure to stop by the rest of the DT’s blog for more inspiration! Thanks so much for stopping by. Happy crafting!




  1. Emily Leiphart

    This is wonderful, May! The wrench looks so realistic. Thanks so much for playing along with the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge: Father’s Day or Masculine!

    09 . Jun . 2014
  2. Andrea Walford

    I just wanted to let you know that we loved your card and we gave it a shout out on the Paper Crafter’s Library Facebook page.

    30 . May . 2014
  3. lauraodonnell

    awesome card and a great step out!

    Thanks for playing along with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

    24 . May . 2014
  4. meghan

    I found your Father’s Day card on craftgawker and think your metal detail is super cool! We are having a Linky Party here We are choosing 3 of our favorite projects, and those chosen will get $5 in Blitsy credits. Hopefully we see you at our party! 🙂

    21 . May . 2014
  5. Judy1223

    May, I think this is absolutely brilliant! Love that you added the Glossy Accents…what an amazing effect!

    12 . May . 2014
  6. Jen W.

    That metallic paper is awesome, May, and I love the little stars behind the wrench! 🙂

    12 . May . 2014
  7. Joyce M.

    Fabulous card–love that little wrench, and how you made it shine.

    11 . May . 2014
  8. Catherine

    what a super cool idea with the wench and glossy accent … love the clean design of the card

    11 . May . 2014
  9. Julie H RejoicingCrafts

    It is so clean and simple card. Fantastic!!!

    11 . May . 2014
  10. Tracey McNeely

    Fantastic May!

    10 . May . 2014
  11. Gillian R

    Such an amazing card May. just fabulous. So sorry for the lack of visits lately, life is still crazy right now and doesn’t seem to be slowing down

    10 . May . 2014
  12. Kim S

    Your wrench is gorgeous!!! (Not a sentence you hear very often, is it?)

    09 . May . 2014
  13. wienerhoneymooners

    Looks so AMAZING, even if I don’t see it in person, love it so!!!

    07 . May . 2014
  14. BarbGhig

    Such a fabulous take on the cue card…wow! Thank you so much for the step by step tutorial, too!

    06 . May . 2014
  15. rica369

    A fabulous card May, a lovely design and colour scheme. Your elements are gorgeous and I love how youv’e created the spanner!!!

    Thanks so much for joining Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Heather xx

    06 . May . 2014
  16. Virginia L.

    This is so perfect! I love the added faux stitching to this design, May! That silver wrench looks so awesome! Thanks so much for joining the fun over Virginia’s View Challenge! (sending hugs about your Dad)!

    06 . May . 2014
  17. Ardyth

    Love that metallic look, May! This is a great CAS card!

    06 . May . 2014
  18. Judy

    I love your CAS Dad card! Thanks for the step by step explanation and the inspiration!!

    06 . May . 2014
  19. AJ

    Great card! What a cool effect with the metallic paper and glossy accents… it looks so real!! Thanks for sharing this perfect CAS card. AJ@queenofmynest

    06 . May . 2014
  20. Meghan

    May this a perfect “Dad” card. I love seeing the technique you used as well!

    06 . May . 2014

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