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Sunday, March 27, 2011

Birthday Sundaes Sping Birthday Callenge

Hello Everyone,
This week on Birthday Sundaes the challenge was to make a 'spring birthday card'. Nothing says spring more then bright colours and butterflies! Below is my inspiration for you! I did a different size then usual this week the actual card measures 5 3/4" x 4 3/4". The lighting in the picture makes it a little hard to see but I folded it so that there was 1" sticking out on the back of the card. Then I used some sheer ribbon that was the perfect size and ruffled it along the back of the front piece. (Does this make sense?) On the back piece I placed dark purple butterflies that I used a mini punch for. In real life you can see the butterflies through the sheer ribbon and it looks really neat! I think the second picture will help this make sense :)
Happy Crafting!
Tara



Recipe:
 Card Size: 5 3/4" x 4 3/4"
 Cardstock: Pink and White Making Memories, everything else from my scrap pile
Cricut cuts: Butterfly from Ashlyn's Alphabet cut @ 2", green background from Cindy Loo cut @ 4 3/4"
Punch: Mini Butterfly and mini flower- Dollarama, Scallop punches- Fiskers
Ribbon: Dollarama
Sentiment - Technique Tuesday 
Ink: Staz on black
Bling: Dollarama
Purple metallic gel pen
ATG
ZIG 2 way glue
Pop dots

17 comments:

Georgiana said...

That sheer ribbon is a neat addition. I bet it is super pretty up close.

Georgiana

Rhonda Emery said...

beautiful card

Amber said...

This is so cute Tara! I love what you did with that ribbon! It is a very nice touch!

Georgiana said...

I have to share...I heard someone say that everyone was happy at the show because the men could look at the cars and the women had lots of jewelry. It was a great combination for the guest. Good luck!

Cindy Vernon said...

What a pretty spring card, love the bling.

Kristie said...

Great spring bday card, that background cut is awesome!

Crafty Lu said...

Beautiful projects!! I really like the ribbon on the edge of the card. Momo sent me and I'm excited to be a follower :) ~ Lu

Sherrie K. said...

Cute, cute project!! Momo sent me! I am a new follower of yours. Would love for you to stop by my blog and follow too:)
Looking forward to seeing your projects!!
Sherrie K.
http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

Kate said...

This is SO gorgeous! I love the green swirl mat - and the sheer ribbon is beautiful. GREAT card, Tara!

scrappinC said...

Super cute card, I love the background and the butterflies. Momo sent me.
TFS!
Cindy Lou
http://scrappinc.blogspot.com

Jacqueline said...

Hi Tara - great card - like the lace.
I am so glad your joining me for the April Bunny Blog Hop – as my thanku I have a gift for you on my blog ;click here to claim.
Can’t wait to see your BUNNY project – see u Friday for the hop.
Hugs. ~ Jacqueline

abusybee - DoubleClick Connections said...

So pretty! Great ribbon!

Tracey said...

Beautiful card Tara, I really love the extra ruffle of lace, what a nice touch!

Michelle D said...

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mom2fivekiddos said...

Love the card! I am a new follower sent by Momo! I would be blessed if you dropped by my blog www.scrappingmamahen.blogspot.com
Kristin

Kimberly said...

Very beautiful...TFS! I've been sent by MOMO, isn't she fabulous. Love your blog. I'm now a new follower. Would love if you dropped by mine. www.canadiancraftcorner.blogspot.com

Tonia said...

Beautiful card!! I am a new followere! I have a blog award waiting for you on my blog! You can pick it up here:
http://pigtailsandpapertrails.blogspot.com/2011/03/another-blog-award.html

Tonia