Happy Birthday To You Colour Blocked Birthday Card

by Joanne James5. March 2015 12:00

Aren't you all lucky - this is my second post of the day! I have another card to share with you that I would like to link up with this week's CAS(E) This Sketch challenge and The Color Throwdown:


I love that block-striped welly boot and I thought these colours would be perfect for a masculine birthday card that would totally work with the sketch and my 'Hello You' thinlit dies. Here's my card:

I used Crumb Cake for my base and the 'happy' thinlit, and inset the thinlit into a panel of Real Red and Night of Navy, with Tempting Turquoise centres. I then stamped the 'Birthday To You' on the red panel in Night of Navy. A couple of epoxy stars - love these! - one backed with turquoise, one backed with gold foil, and a Navy candy dot finished off my card. I love this card - I think I'm going to have to make a few more of these!

Back tomorrow with another project; until then happy stampin'!


Stampin' Up! Supplies Used:

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


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Comments (7) -

Leigh Penner
Leigh PennerCanada
3/5/2015 4:50:48 PM #

Oh, this is wonderful! Great take on the sketch!

Joanne James
Joanne JamesUnited Kingdom
3/5/2015 7:47:38 PM #

Thanks Leigh - so glad you like it! Heavily inspired by your DT card, which I loved! Great sketch - I will definitely be using this one again!

Claire Broadwater
Claire BroadwaterUnited States
3/5/2015 6:10:29 PM #

Great colors and fabulous job on the sentiment!  Such a perfect birthday day for anyone!  XX

Joanne James
Joanne JamesUnited Kingdom
3/5/2015 8:02:26 PM #

Thanks Claire - I really loved those colours and this card is not as tricky as it looks - I need to make up a few in different colours for my box I think, it's very me!

Monika Davis
Monika DavisUnited States
3/7/2015 1:32:58 AM #

Such a pretty card. Love the die-cut word and those stars. The colors look perfect the way you used them. Thank you for playing along with us at The Color Throwdown.

donna mikasa
donna mikasaUnited States
3/7/2015 5:53:47 AM #

Wonderful take on the sketch--love your patriotic card!

LoriUnited States
3/8/2015 3:43:20 AM #

What a fun, bold design!  Love the inlaid die cut pieces.  Thanks for joining us for this week's Color Throwdown!

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