“Present” Surprise Birthday – FMS639 & AAA Birthday#62

  I’ve had the best time creating this card for the Freshly Made Sketches challenge albeit it took me a awhile.  As soon as I saw the sketch, I had the idea of birthday presents.  The idea came fast but the execution…not so much.  But like I said, it was fun!  HERE’s the sketch… I’m also playing along with a new to me challenge, AAA Birthday.  They are asking for cute birthday cards this month.…

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Wildflower Birthday – SSC336

Today I playing along with the Sunday Stamps Challenge with this pretty birthday card… Once again, this paper!  This pattern is from the same paper collection I used on THIS card earlier in the week.  It came from an old Simon Says Stamps card kit and has been in my stash for a couple of years.  In an effort to get over a paper hoarding issue that some of us (maybe most of us) have,…

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Dear Friend – #TTTC248 & PP692

Today I have a pretty summertime friendship card inspired by a couple challenges. The “star” of the card is this beautiful paper that I’ve had in my stash for a few years.  It’s from a long ago Simon Says Card Kit.  I really wish it was available as a paper pad collection. The inside is also embellished with the paper… Here are the challenges I’m playing along with… I chose the right diagonal: Car/Truck, Free,…

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Time for a Birthday Celebration – PP#691

Happy Friday…I’m sharing a super quick post today in an effort to sneak this birthday card in just under the wire for the Paper Players Challenge. Here’s Claire’s sketch challenge… …and here’s my card… This sketch was really fun to create for.  I especially liked the two rectangle panels.  I used a beautiful paper collection called Dusty Blue Floral by Asuka Studio.  And the sentiment is from Gina K’s Wreath Builder stamp set. The inside…

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