Trio of Birthday Wishes

This stamp set from Whimsy Stamps always makes a great masculine birthday card and is clean and simple in designs

Products Used:

  • Whimsy Stamps Cupcake Treat Trio
  • Hero Arts Birthday Messages
  • Copic Markers: Y15, Y13, Y11; B95, B93, B91; YG67, YG17, YG03; E55, E53, E51; C3, Ca
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
  • Gina K. Designs Powder Blue Ink

Moon Lake Fabulous Birthday

Stampin’ Up has some really wonderful nature scene stamp sets. Some of them are no longer available, but they make lovely masculine cards.

Products Used:

  • Stampin’ Up Moon Lake
  • Simon Says stamp Tiny Words Birthday
  • Copic Markers: E59, E57, E55; E29, E27, E25; E35, E34, E33, E31; BG0000, BG000, BG01, BG02; YG95, YG93; YG00, Y00; YG67, YG17, YG03; W6, W4, W3
  • Memento Rich Cocoa Ink
  • Gina K. Designs Dark Chocolate Ink
  • Hero Arts Circle Infinity Die
  • Lawn Fawn Sunrise Backdrop Die
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • Spectrum Noir Clear Sparkle Pen
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock

Best Fishes Happy Birthday

I love this stamp set from Art Impressions. It makes me smile because it reminds me of all the fishermen I know and how much they enjoy the sport.

Products Used:

  • Art Impressions Reel Great Guys
  • My Favorite Things Pierced Circle STAX
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle
  • WeR Memory Keepers Stripes Sunburst
  • Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
  • Hero Hues India Ink Black
  • Copic Markers:  Y15, Y13, Y11, Y00; YR09, YR07, YR04; YR15, YR14, YR12; R27, R24, R22; E49; E59, E57, E55; YG99, YG97, YG95, YG93; YG25, YG23, YG03, YG01, V25, RV11, C5, C3, C2, C1; BG02, BG01, BG000, BG0000; W3, W2, W0; E13, E11, E02, E00; B01, B00, B000, B0000; B99, B97, B95, B93, B91;
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Dark Turquoise Paper from Stash
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock

Nature Scene Happy Birthday to You

While this stamp set from Gina K. Designs is called Framescape Winter Trees, it makes a beautiful summer card as well. The mountains remind me of the Grand Tetons where I grew up.

Products Used:

  • Gina K. Designs Framescape Winter Trees
  • Altenew Birthday Greetings
  • Distress Oxide Inks: Forest Moss, Faded Jeans, Tumbled Glass, Vintage Photo
  • Hero Arts Clear Embossing Powder
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle
  • Copic Markers: YG99, YG97, YG95, YG93; B97, B95, B93BG02, BG01; B00, B000, B000, B0000
  • Gina K. Designs Base Weight Dark Chocolate Cardstock
  • Strathmore Bristol Smooth Cardstock
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive

Noble Deer Happy Birthday

I have a brother-in-law who is really into hunting and this beautiful, but old, stamp set from Stampin’ Up is always a good one to use for the nature lover.

Products Used:

  • Stampin’ Up Noble Deer
  • Altenew Birthday Greetings
  • Distress Oxide Inks: Antique Linen, Vintage Photo, Brushed Corduroy, Forest Moss, Pine Needles, Broken China, Tumbled Glass
  • My Favorite Things Mod Tag Corner Stitched Rectangle
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Deep Turquoise Cardstock from Stash
  • Kraft Cardstock from Scraps
  • Strathmore Bristol Smooth Cardstock

By the Sea Happy Birthday

I was in need of some guy birthday cards and so I went to my stash of stamps and pulled out images that would work for masculine cards. The first I used was this really old stamp set from Gina K. Designs.

Products Used:

  • Gina K. Designs By the Sea
  • Stampin’ Up Wetlands
  • Simon Says Stamp Best Ever
  • Gina K. Designs Warm Cocoa Ink
  • Distress Oxide: Tumbled Glass, Broken China, Faded jeans, Antique Linen, Brushed Corduroy, Vintage Photo
  • Copic Marker: E77, E74, YR23; E57, E55, E53; E35, E34, E33, E31; B39, B37, B34; B99, B97, B95, B93; B91, B41; C9, C8, C7, C6, C5; C4, C3, C2, C1; Y08
  • Pigma Micron 03 Pen
  • Laromni Brushes
  • Heidi Swapp White Acrylic Paint
  • Stickles Picket Fence, Gold, Turquoise
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle
  • Gina K. Designs Base Weight Honey Mustard Cardstock
  • Strathmore Bristol Smooth Cardstock
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive

A Box Full of Happy

I’ve used this stamp several times in the past, but this time I decided to use actual tissue paper and loved the way it looked. At the last minute I added the confetti exploding from the box and it was the perfect touch.

Products Used:

  • Honey Bee Celebration Box
  • Lawn Fawn Happy Happy Happy
  • Ranger Distress Oxide Inks: Twisted Citron, Mowed Lawn, Faded Jeans, squeezed Lemonade, Vintage Photo
  • VersaMark Ink
  • Ranger Super Fine Detail White Embossing Powder
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • 3M ½” Foam Tape
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs Base Weight Kraft Cardstock
  • Tissue Paper
  • Blue Cardstock from Stash
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Laromni Toothbrush Make Up Brush
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle

Green and Teal Turnabout Hooray

I think this turnabout stamp from Concord & 9th makes terrific masculine birthday cards. I like this combination of green and blue.

Products Used:

  • Concord & 9th Birthday Basics Turnabout Stamp
  • Lawn Fawn Party Balloons Dies
  • Cousins Metallic White Cord
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangles
  • Gina K. Designs Inks:  Powder Blue (Dirty), Tranquil Teal, Key Lime Green, Grass Green
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • 3M ½” Foam Tape
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Kokuyo Dotliner Long Adhesive

Blue Turnabout Sweet Wishes

I was having a hard time making my Birthday Basics Turnabout line up. Once I figured out that the template was only 5 7/8″ inches and cut my paper down to match, everything lined up great.

Products Used:

  • Concord & 9th Birthday Basics Turnabout
  • Avery Elle Cupcakes
  • Penny Black Sweet Wishes Die
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle
  • Copic Markers: E33, E31, E30; Y17, Y15; B99, B97, B95, B93, B91; BG57, BG53
  • Gina K. Designs Inks: Powder Blue, Blue Denim, Sea Glass, Tranquil Teal
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • Spectrum Noir Clear Glitter Pen
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • 3M ½” Foam Tape
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock

Inlaid Hooray Birthday with Candles

For this card I decided to inlay the sentiment die cut using the second shadow of this Honey Bee die cut. I also added to candles using my favorite candle die cuts from Technique Tuesday.

Products Used:

  • Sugarpea Designs Celebrate All Things Stamp
  • Technique Tuesday Birthday Candles Die
  • Honey Bee Stamp Hooray for You Die
  • Adventure Emporium Steampunk Emporium Cardstock
  • Yellow Cardstock from Stash
  • Gina K. Designs Base Weight Onyx Black Cardstock
  • Distress Oxide Gather Twigs Ink
  • VersaMark Ink
  • Ranger Super Fine Detail Gold Embossing Powder
  • 3M ½” Foam Tape
  • Darcie Sticky Back Black Foam
  • Stickles Gold
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive