Monday, August 18, 2014

Happy Birthday

Atlantic Hearts Sketch Challenge #69 was the sketch below. little red wagon and sketches4all and Card Mania all had birthday challenges so I wanted a birthday card too!
I really didn't want to do flowers for this sketch and I only had what I brought on vacation with me.  Chalk It Up is on my agenda for our trip, so I had the Great Job stamp set with me.
Great Job
It seemed perfect for the sketch, so I stamped it directly on the base with Black ink.  At that point, I think I lost my mind and decided to stamp it on the polka dot paper from Confetti Wishes and fussy cut strips to accent the entire stamp! It seemed a little blah so I added the Honey stars to spice it up a bit!  As the finishing touch I added, Purple Glitter Gems, because no card is complete without bling!
 The stars are all popped up with 3-D Foam Tape which really helped emphasize the stars!
The Happy Birthday was stamped with the Circus Alphabet which was a former Stamp of the Month!  I stamped and fussy cut the beginning letters of each word!




8 comments:

  1. What a fun and cheery card! Thanks for playing along with Little Red Wagon.

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  2. Love the detail for this one....the paper piecing is great.

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  3. awesome card! yes love the fussy cutting with the confetti paper! can't wait to play with this stamp set!

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  4. Great use of this stamp set for Birthday, and love the card.
    Cindy

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  5. Wow! Gorgeous creation! There is certainly nothing blah about this masterpiece!!

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  6. So nice! I agree no card is complete without a little bling! This is a great card!

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  7. This is such a fun and vibrant card, I love it!

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