Masculine cards are often most difficult for me to design as I gravitate toward floral stamps that tend to look more feminine.  My dad celebrated his birthday last month so I sorted through my stamps and searched Pinterest for inspiration in my quest to create an appropriate birthday card for him.  The Sheltering Tree stamp set seemed perfect especially after a cold winter.  It was a great way to offer birthday wishes with sights of Spring and memories of youth.  Of course, I had to sneak in a few flowers!

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