Taco Fiesta Pinata Birthday Card

by Joanne James7. October 2023 09:00

Happy World Card making Day everyone! Today I've a quick post to share a birthday card that I made for a couple of challenges - I used the layout over at Try Stampin On Tuesday (including the option to feature patterned paper - no surprise there!) and this week's colour palette over at The Color Throwdown:


Each of the CTD challenge colours appear in a piece of designer paper from the Les Shoppes pack that I had yet to use so that was the starting point for today's card. I thought it had a vaguely Mexican feel too, so I paired it with the pinata image in the 'Taco Fiesta' stamp set for a fun birthday card - take a look:


Here's the low-down on today's card:

This card was actually really simple: a little Blends colouring and blocks of solid colour to highlight the elements and really allow that fabulous patterned paper to shine!


Here is the visual summary of the key products used on today's project for you to pin for easy reference:


You can see all of my 'How To' summaries on my 'How To - Tips and Techniques' Pinterest board in case you've missed any. 

Enjoy your day; the boys are out at hockey today and I shall be taking advantage of the fact that it's World Card Making Day and indulging in my hobby! Remember Stampin' Up! is running a virtual event today that you are all welcome to attend, even if you haven't registered - read all about it here.

I'll be back tomorrow with my card for this week's new challenge over at The Paper Players. Until then, happy stampin'!


Stampin' Up! Supplies Used:

Table built using Product Table Builder by The Crafty Owl - Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator.

Comments (5) -

LeAnne Pugliese
LeAnne PuglieseUnited States
10/7/2023 1:57:43 PM #

This sketch had me scratching my head, but you nailed it! I may save it for future reference! And your simple image is fun, especially with the papers and colors you chose! Love it!

Dena Hughes
Dena HughesUnited States
10/7/2023 5:28:44 PM #

A perfectly beautiful match of color, paper and image!  Thank you so much for joining the challenge at Try Stampin' On Tuesday.

Polly Libby
Polly LibbyUnited States
10/7/2023 5:34:26 PM #

What a great card!  Love the patterned paper and cute image!  Thanks for sharing with us at Try Stampin' on Tuesday!  Smile

Broni Holcombe
Broni HolcombeUnited States
10/9/2023 11:47:47 PM #

This is so cute!  Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at the Color Throwdown challenge!!

Jan Clothier
Jan ClothierNew Zealand
10/13/2023 6:14:55 AM #

Very cute. I think that those two triangular-almost photo corners - are the secret ingredient of this party. Great touch!

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