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A Very Striking Happy Birthday Card.

This happy birthday card is actually a spring card. It has a garden theme and is an appropriate birthday greeting card to send to someone who loves gardening, someone borned in spring or just anyone who loves flowers and garden bugs.

Below are the items needed to make this striking card. You can use any flower rubber stamp or clipart images in place of the one mentioned here.

Feel free to experiment with other color combinations. Add glitters, other garden bug stickers or anything to make this spring birthday card a hit.

And most of all, have fun in making this birthday card.

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Card Making Supplies Used

  • Lemon green color cardstock 12" x 6"
  • Off white textured paper with adhesive
  • Purple color cardstock 1.25"x 6"
  • 2 Garden bug 3 D stickers
  • Birthday greetings rubber stamp by Penny Black
  • Watercolors
  • Black pigment ink pad
  • Heat gun
  • Glue
  • Scissors
  • Dcorative scrissors

Card Making Instructions

  • Score and fold lemon green color cardstock to make a blank square folded card
  • Ink flower rubber stamp with black pigment ink and stamp on off white paper.
  • Stamp flower image two times.
  • Stamp small flower image once.
  • Stamp flower stems three times.
  • Emboss all images with clear embossing powder immediately after stamping.
  • Watercolor the stamped images.
  • Trim all the stamped images as close as possible to the edges.
  • Peel off the adhesive backing and adhere to front of folded card.
  • Refer to the card for placement position.
  • Trim purple card with decorative scissors on both edges.
  • Cut into two strips; one wider than the other.
  • Ink Birthday greetings rubber stamp with black pigment ink.
  • Stamp on the right of wider purple strip.
  • Pour clear embossing powder over the stamped message and heat.
  • Add 3 D garden bug stickers

Cool! A bright and striking happy birthday card that will surely brings a smile to the recipient.

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