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Talk Birdie to Me

Golf is not my bag. I can curse loudly (and proficiently) and throw a golf club (kinda far I might add!), but I don’t enjoy playing golf. The sad part is that I’m not a bad golfer. I played a half-assed game at Bringhurst with my kids on Mother’s Day a few years ago. I didn’t really want to play that day and drug my feet and pouted. Well, it was Mother’s Day! When it was my turn to shoot on the 6th hole, I addressed the ball and swung. They all watched the ball fly through the air and then dead silence when the ball landed and rolled to a stop. My Bellino Boys erupted into loud yelling and jumping and I waited patiently for the teasing to begin. Instead, I got hugs and back thumps for shooting a birdie. *SHRUG* Some of the women’s golf outfits are kinda cute. Eh, maybe I’ll give it another shot. How can I say no to these guys?

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My sons are pretty serious golfers. If they have free time, they’re on the golf course and they’re always in competition with each other!

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Daddy -O likes to tag along and play with the new toys!

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They keep me active and on my toes!

Today’s post is part of the JFF Rubber Stamps new August 2018 challenge STRIPES!

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I just received some of the new Summer 2018 stamps from JFF Rubber Stamps (available in the store soon!) and of course I had to use them! My first card features a female golfer silhouette, a golf themed birthday sentiment and a fun bridge fold that will fold flat for mailing in an A-2 sized envelope.

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Club Scrap card stock, JFF Stamps image and sentiment, Cricut Everyday Pop Up Cards golf flagstick and golf ball.

I still had scraps of card stock out and decided to make another golf themed card using the male golf silhouette image. I got my new Club Scrap Ivy League kit yesterday and the card kit instructions that are included with the kit featured a fun double angled pocket card.

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I used the male golf silhouette image on one of the nested inserts and the “tee”-rific birthday sentiment on the other.

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The kit came with some tiny tassel embellishements and a fleur de lis filigree charm. I created a small cluster with the elements and tied them together with some waxed linen thread.

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Check out what the rest of the JFF Design Team has created HERE and join us for a chance to win a gift certificate to shop at JFF Stamps. I’ll look for you in the gallery!

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CHALLENGES ENTERED:

Dare2BArtzy Blog August Challenge Anything Goes

Pile it On #145 New Technique

Hiding in my Craftroom #364 Use Three Colors

LTCCB #25 August Anything Goes

Die Cuttin’ Divas #380 Anything Goes

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