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Tuesday, 20 August 2013

Birthday cards

The cards I made last week using those large numbers- Hubbys 40th card for starters. The backing paper was an image of the Leo constellation I found on the net, and I picked out the main stars using acrylic jewels.
The numbers are from stencils,cut from black glitter paper, which I stuck onto card with Spray adhesive.










Top tip here, remember to flip your numbers over when drawing on the back of the cardstock!
Yes, I've made that mistake before.




I added a couple of UTEE hearts, done with WOW Black Twinkle embossing powder.









The 21st card for our niece, I put foiled Congratulations paper onto the card front for this one, and added some Tattered Florals and ribbon, along with a strip of Happy Birthday Vellum.



Mortimers 13th card involved some more Internet images, Call of Duty this time. I used one large image for the backing paper, then Photoshopped some small images into a strip, leaving a black space in the middle where I typed in the birthday message, using a similar font.


Supplies:
 Stencil numbers, 140mm, Clevercut. They do letters as well.
Tim Holtz Tattered Florals die
WOW Embossing powders
 Foiled background paper, Craft Creations
Black glitter card/paper
Black ribbon
Acrylic jewels
 UTEE
 Versamark/clear embossing ink

2 comments:

gardenpinks said...

Lovely birthday cards Shaz and hope you and hubby had a great day celebrating your own and each other's birthdays. Of course having a birthday on the same day as your DH means he will never forget yours will he?????? lol.
Lynn xx

Fandhmum said...

Brilliant cards, Shaz
Rosie x

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