Category: Birthday Whimsy

Birthday Cards

I recently celebrated another birthday. Aren't they only supposed to be once a year? It doesn't seem any time at all since the last one. I thought I would share some of the beautiful cards I received. Thank you to each and every one of my special friends and family. Enjoy

Easel Card

Easel Card

Today, I have another type of card to show you. This one is called an easel card. I made it for my sister's birthday many months ago, but for some reason, had forgotten to upload it. It is a very simple card to make as you can see below. The small black brad holds it … Continue reading Easel Card

Birthdays are popular

I am back again with more birthday cards. This is a selection of some different card styles that I have been trying out. This first one uses the crayon resist technique. It is quite a stunning effect, but unfortunately, difficult to photograph. These next two use what I call a 4 fold accordian card style. I am … Continue reading Birthdays are popular

Happy Birthday Marg

Many happy returns of the day Marg. Sorry I couldn't be with you today, but we will catch up soon and celebrate. I know you have your card now so I can show the world. To impress my dear sister, I wanted to try a new style. I chose the Swing or Flip Flop Card. … Continue reading Happy Birthday Marg

Gift Purses

For the past few days, I have been putting together some small gift purses and for some have made a matching card. Here is one of them. Supplies used: Cardstock: Kiwi Kiss, Pink Pirouette Textured, Sweet Nothings DSP and die cuts Stamps: Three Little Words Ink: Chocolate Chip Accessories: Corner Punch, White satin ribbon I … Continue reading Gift Purses

Happy Birthday Matthew

One of my nephews has just turned 14. In previous years, I have tried to use images of his presents on the card. This year, I thought I would try something completely different - including a new technique that the lovely Tanya showed us last week. Thanks again Tanya for the great workshop and lovely … Continue reading Happy Birthday Matthew