Happy Birthday Lemon Shaker Card TTT124

by Joanne James29. July 2021 17:00

It's Thursday and time for a new challenge over at TicTacToe! It's the turn of Team X to host this week and I am the featured designer this week! This is the fun board that I came up with: 


I chose lots of my favourite things for my board this week and I am thrilled that the Design Team truly rose to the challenge - especially with the fabulous shaker cards in the mix this week! I went on the top left-bottom right diagonal with fruit/designer series paper/shaker for my card today and used both the sketch layout and the lemons in those hydrangea vases over at Fusion as the inspiration for my shaker card today - take a look:


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

Yellow is one of my favourite colours to create with, especially bright yellow - there is something so cheery about yellow! I used some retired paper covered in lemons for the background to my shaker, and used a combination of sequins, gems and bits and pieces on my shelf for the contents of my shaker. I added a semi-circle with a sentiment from the 'In Symmetry' stamp set to the front of my shaker and modified the happy birthday sentiment from the 'In Bloom' stamp set for the inside of my card: 


I thought this punny sentiment would raise a smile and added a smiley lemon to finish too. I made this card for one of Rebecca's friends - I know it will appeal to her quirky sense of humour!

Here you can see my shaker elements in more detail - so sparkly!


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 Product and 'How To' summaries on my 'How To - Tips and Techniques' Pinterest board in case you've missed any. 

A tictactoe board offers so many creative possibilities - how does this week's board inspire you? Why not have a go? We would love to see you in the gallery and who knows - you might be selected for Designer's Choice and be eligible to be a guest designer on a future challenge. 

Enjoy your evening; I'll be 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.

Comments (6) -

Tracy Grauer
Tracy GrauerUnited States
7/30/2021 2:46:44 PM #

What a wonderful card, Joanne! I love the bright, sunny yellow with the lemons and shaker elements! And the twist on the inside sentiment is so clever! Love it!


Jan Clothier
Jan ClothierNew Zealand
7/30/2021 8:18:11 PM #

Wonderfully cheerful! Love all the fruit at the base of the shaker. The pop of black was a good choice. 😀


Linda Callahan
Linda CallahanUnited States
8/1/2021 1:32:52 AM #

I love that you made a shaker!  Gorgeous card!


Deborah Wheeler
Deborah WheelerUnited Kingdom
8/2/2021 9:33:00 PM #

Love that lemon patterned paper - a really zesty card! 😀


Claire Grantham
Claire GranthamUnited States
8/3/2021 11:30:09 PM #

This is so much fun, that background paper is perfect and I love that it's a shaker! Thanks for joining us at Fusion Card Challenge this time. Claire DT


Michelle Leone
Michelle LeoneUnited States
8/4/2021 7:39:04 PM #

Beautifully bright.... and LOVE the shaker element!! A lovely addition to the Fusion Card Challenge!


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