Saturday, July 4, 2015

Confetti Wishes Birthday Card

My wonderful brother is having a birthday on July 6th and in typical Tara fashion, I am making him a card that will arrive probably a week late.  It wasn't my fault this time!  I've been sick!  Okay, usually it's my fault.

I just bought the Confetti Wishes paper pack and it is really cute.  There's enough variety in the paper that you can make cards for guys, girls, and kids.  It's all in how you put it together. Here's some shots of the outside, inside, and matching envelope that I did.

I tried some techniques with this card that I've never used before.  The whole thing was an experiment really.  It all came together quite well in the end and I think it turned out great!  More importantly, I know he'll love it.  Good thing...since it will be belated and all.   

I did a video tutorial with this card as well.  It's over on my YouTube channel.

If you want to make this card or if you like any of the materials used, you can purchase everything on my shopping site and here is your shopping list:

Workshops on the Go Blossom Cardmaking Kit - G1095
 (Alternatively you could use the Confetti Wishes Complements sticker sheets - X7189C or the Build-a-Cake stamp set - D1618)

Confetti Wishes Paper Pack - X7189

Pear Cardstock - X5764 (You could also just use a different color from the Confetti Wishes Paper Pack listed above.)

White Daisy Envelopes - Z1475

Exclusive Ink Pad in Crystal Blue - Z2117  or Pacifica Blue  Z2192
Exclusive Ink Pad in Pear - Z2197
Exclusive Ink Pad in Canary - Z2643

VersaMark Ink Pad Tsukineko - Z891
Embossing Powder in Ranger White - Z2068
Craft Heater -  Z555
(If you don't want to emboss, you could just stamp the sentiment.  I would suggest using the Crystal Blue ink if you are going to do this.)

1" Circle Punch - Z1999
Scallop Border Punch - Z1851
Corner Rounder - Z1912

Liquid Glass - Z679
3L E-Z Dots Adhesive -Z3022
Micro-Tip Scissors - Z534
Non-Stick Micro-Tip Scissors - Z1836

Have fun making your summer birthday cards!


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