Peonies in Bloom Make a Wish

I love the beautiful flowers in this Mama Elephant stamp set. For this card I used soft coral Copic Markers. I embossed the center circle with the Sizzix 3-D Lumber Text Embossing Folder. It adds of lot of visual interest to the card and love the way it turned out.

Products Used:

  • Mama Elephant Peonies in Bloom
  • Penny Black Celebrations Die
  • Mama Elephant Framed Tags/Artist Mat
  • My Favorite Things Pierced Circle STAX
  • Hero Arts Circle Infinity Dies
  • Sizzix 3-D Texture Lumber Embossing Folder
  • Copic Markers: R22, R21, R20; YG67, YG25, YG03; YR27, YR23, YR22;
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Paper Accents Gold Mirror Cardstock
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • 3M ½” Foam Tape
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • VersaMark Ink
  • Ranger Super Fine Detail Gold Embossing Powder

Tulip Bouquet Birthday

My local crafting friend brought over this beautiful stamp from The Ton. On their web site they shows stamping it twice, top and bottom, with a black sentiment rectangle in the center. I used a sentiment strip, but I love the way it turned out.

  • The Ton Tulip Bouquet
  • My Favorite Things Anything But Basic Birthday Wishes
  • Copic Markers: R29, R27, R24, R22; R08, R05, R02; Y17, Y15, Y13; G99, G94, YG25; G28
  • VersaMark Ink
  • Ranger Super Fine Detail Gold Embossing Powder
  • Strathmore Bristol Smooth Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs Base Weight Onyx Black Cardstock
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle

Sweet Birthday Wishes

I found this cute stamp from Jane’s Doodles. Who wanted want a pile of sweet treats for this birthday, especially because there are no calories in honor of the day.

Products Used:

  • Jane’s Doodles Cool
  • My Favorite Things Big Birthday Sentiments
  • Copic Markers: E29, E27, E25; E37, E35, E33; E99, E97, E13; E29, E27, E25; E42, E41, E40; R27, R24, R22; RV14, RV13, RV11; Y04,Y02, Y00; G17, G17, G14; C6, C4, C2
  • Silhouette Cameo PixScan Mat
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
  • Hero Hues India Ink Black
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle

Happy Birthday Hot Stuff

I loved this sentiment from My Favorite Things and decided to pull out an old rubber stamp from Hero Arts to pair it with. Love the way it turned out.

  • Hero Arts Five Big Candles
  • My Favorite Things Make a Wish
  • Copic Markers: YR16, YR14, YR12; Y38, Y35, Y08, Y00; V28, V25, V22, V09, V06, V04; R59, R37; B28, B26, B24; G46, G24, G21; BG57, BG53, BG11, B06, B04, B02
  • VersaMark Ink
  • Ranger Super Fine Detail White Embossing Powder
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle

For a Special Little One

My niece just had her fifth child, a beautiful little girl. This cute stamp set from Whimsy Stamps was perfect.

Products Used:

  • Whimsy Stamps Wee One
  • My Favorite Things Beautiful Baby
  • Copic Markers: RV14, RV13, RV11, RV10; RV95, RV93, RV91; B04, B02, B01, B00, B000, B0000; E55, E53, E51, E50; E11, E02, E00, E000, R20; C7, C6, C5, C4, C2, C0; Y17
  • Gina Marie Designs Scalloped Rectangle
  • Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
  • Hero Hues India Ink Black
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock

Elegant Aster Hi

I decided to try something new for this card and embossed some acetate for the shaker on this card. I love the subtle visual interest that it adds.

Products Used:

  • Gina K. Designs Elegant Asters
  • My Favorite Things Happy Hellos Die
  • Gina Marie Designs Peekaboo Rectangle Die
  • My Favorite Things A2 Rectangle Die
  • Arteza Markers: 105 Lemon Yellow, 166 Carolina Blue, 163 Blush Pink, 113 Basil Green
  • VersaMark Ink
  • Ranger Super Fine Detail Gold Embossing Powder
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Paper Accents Gold Mirror Cardstock
  • Acetate
  • Beader Paradise Crystal, Bead Landing White Glass
  • Cuttlebug Oxford Embossing Folder
  • We R Memory Keepers Flower Embossing Folder

Delicate Flowers Wish Big

I love this new stamp from Simon Says Stamp. The floral images make such a beautiful card. I decided to use pink cardstock as the card base and it really made the flower pop.

Products Used:

  • Simon Says Stamp Delicate Flowers
  • My Favorite things Handwritten Happiness
  • Copic Markers: YG97, YG95, YG91, YG67, YG63, YG61, YG23, YG17, YG03, G99, G94, G46, G24, G20; YR24, YR23, YR21; R85, R83, R81
  • 3M ½” Foam Tape
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Kokuyo Dotliner Adhesive Long
  • Penny Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White
  • Stash Black Swirly Stitched Rectangle
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White
  • Pink Cardstock from Stash
  • Gold Stickles
  • Silhouette Cameo PIXScan Mat
  • Hero Hues India Ink Black
  • Memento Tuxedo Black Ink

Inlaid Floral Hooray It’s Your Birthday

I had inlaid this beautiful hooray die previously, but this time I decided to use the smaller shadow die. I did an ombre coloration with Copic Markers to the sentiment die and it really made it standout.

Products Used:

  • Honey Bee Hooray for You Die
  • My Favorite Things You Wow Me
  • VersaMark Ink
  • Ranger Super Fine Detail Gold Embossing Powder
  • Carta Bella Flower Market Floral Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# Ivory Cardstock
  • Pink Cardstock from Stash
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle
  • Copic Markers: R21, R20, Blending

Ombre Happy Birthday To You

I love the way added an ombre coloration to a sentiment die can really make it pop on the page.

Products Used:

  • My Favorite Things Happy Birthday Script Die
  • Carta Bella Flower Market Floral
  • Carta Bella Flower Market Garden Floral
  • Pink Cardstock from Scraps
  • Copic Markers: RV13, RV11, RV10
  • Gina K. Designs 120# Ivory Cardstock
  • Darice Sticky Back Pink Foam
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle
  • Ranger Glossy Accents

Beautiful Patterned Paper Happy Birthday

I was in my local craft store and saw this beautiful paper from Carta Bella. All I needed to do was add a large sentiment die and the card was done.

Products Used:

  • My Favorite Things Happy Birthday Script Die
  • Carta Bella Flower Market Floral
  • Carta Bella Flower Market Garden Floral
  • Paper Accents Brushed Gold Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# Ivory Cardstock
  • Darice Sticky Back Pink Foam
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle