Garden in Bloom Birthday

Today’s cheerful birthday card features Stampin’ Up’s Garden in Bloom stamp set.  I’ve had this set since it first came out in last year’s catalog and this is the first time using it.  Not sure what I was waiting for! The color inspiration for this card came from The Paper Player’s color challenge… My first inclination was a Halloween card but as you can see I went in a totally different direction. Here’s the details:…

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Layering Love Shaker Card – PP311

Here’s a first for me….A Shaker Card!  I know I’m a little late to the shaker party and really don’t know why it’s taken so long for me to make one of these.  I think I just needed the perfect occasion and this card was for my daughter, Emily’s birthday…. Emily is one of my biggest fans when it comes to card making, so I always try to send her (and all my daughters) really…

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Flower Shop Birthday

Today’s card has all the elements for a beautifully feminine birthday card. The card base is Smoky Slate cardstock.  The Whisper White mat is cut with a die from the Lots of Labels framelits.  I stamped it off center so there was room for the flourish image from the Timeless Textures stamp set and the 3-D flowers. The Blushing Bride Glimmer Paper frame was created by cutting the next smaller framelit and then the next smaller one…

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Foxy Birthday

Today I am entering my card share in two challenges.  I do enjoy combining challenges when the opportunity presents itself as these two did….   Creating a birthday card for the Can You Case It challenge using the Paper Players sketch was really fun…..  I absolutely loved the Foxy Friends bundle when it came out in the Annual Catalog and just had to have it…and there it sat on my shelf! I only made one other…

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