Happy Birthday Quick Card
by Phyllis Shepherd, Independent Stampin’ UP!® demonstrator
Lemon Lime Twist Cardstock - #144245
Whisper White Cardstock scrap - #100730
Naturally Eclectic Designer Series Paper - #144185
Snail Adhesive - #104332
Stampin’ Dimensionals - #104430
Simply Scored Scoring Tool - #122334
Stampin’ Trimmer - #126889
Memento Ink Pad - #132708
½” Finely Woven Ribbon in Lemon Lime Twist - #144135
Banner Triple Punch -#138292
Paper Snips - #103579
Lemon Zest - #143805 (wood); #143808 (clear)
Card base: Lemon Lime Twist Cardstock – 5 ½” x 8 ½”; score at 4 ¼” on the long side. In this same color cut a piece
3 5/8” x 4 7/8” for the mat.
Naturally Eclectic Designer Series Paper cut to 3 ½” x 4 ¾” for the mat, and a 4 1/8” x 5 3/8” piece for the card base front.
Fold the Lemon Lime Twist Cardstock card base in half on the fold line. Adhere the larger piece of Naturally Eclectic Designer Series Paper to the card base front. Adhere the smaller piece of Naturally Eclectic Designer Series Paper to the mat piece of Lemon Lime Twist Cardstock. Place Stampin’ Dimensionals on the back and place it a bit slanted on the front of the card.
Cut a length of ribbon to about 4 ½”. Snip the end to make a pennant and then tape it to your card front. Stamp the ‘Happy Birthday’ saying from the Lemon Zest stamp set on a scrap of Whisper White Cardstock using Memento Ink (make sure your piece of cardstock is at least 4 ½” long. Punch the end out with the Banner Triple Punch to create a pennant end. Place a few staples near the left end and tape it on. Turn your card over and trim the ribbon and the ‘Happy Birthday’ banner to fit.
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