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Number of Years for PPA293 and PP288

March 28, 2016 5 Comments

One of my ProCraftinators team members has a birthday today!  When I got up this morning, I went to work specially on a card for her.  I was able to get most of the way finished before I had to dash off to Philly for an appointment today; which was followed by lunch at IKEA with my daughter.  I was told I could take her back there for lunch any day.  Anyway… while I’m waiting for dinner to finish cooking I’m sneaking in a little time to finish the card and this post.

I used Number of Years and combined it with PPA293 and PP288

Number of Years 50th Birthday card for PPA293 and PP288 from theartfulinker.com

It’s been a couple of weeks since I played along with a challenge.

I loved the color combo of So Saffron, Blushing Bride and Mint Macaron.  It felt like a pretty, feminine combination to use for this 50th birthday card.

For the

Number of Years 50th birthday card for PPA293 and PP288 - detail - from theartfulinker.com

“50”, I stamped first in So Saffron and then cut the numbers with the Large Numbers Framelits.  I can’t tell you how much I love this set of numbers!!  The five and zero are attached to the card with dimensionals.  They represent the shape in the sketch.

I split the sentiment on two banners. (one more than the sketch called for).  Since the stamps are photopolymer, I was able to gently shape the “happy” and “birthday”.  The banners were created by cutting a circle frame using the fifth and seventh smallest Circles Collection framelits.

On the opposite side of the card

Number of Years 50th birthday card for PPA293 and PP288 - detail - from theartfulinkker.com

is the tri color panel.  Using the stem and flower images from Number of Years, I inked in Versamark and stamped to create a watermark effect.  Then, I went over the flowers with clear Wink of Stella to give a little subtle shimmer.

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 And that’s it for my Number of Years 50th Birthday card.

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5 Comments

  • Colleen Begley April 1, 2016 at 1:31 pm

    Very pretty Sara. I love the way you’ve used this stamp set here. The banners surrounding the number look great. I also like the three colors of card stock stamped with the flowers. Very creative. Thanks for playing along with the Paper Players this week.

  • Sandy M April 1, 2016 at 1:23 pm

    Sara, this is so pretty! I love the colors, and how you stamped on all three panels with versamark to tie them together. So glad you played along with us this week at The Paper Players!

  • Katy McGloin March 29, 2016 at 9:46 am

    A lovely birthday card, Sara. You certainly gave this card lots of sweet details that will make the recipient very happy. Love the banner and the watermark. I have already pinned this card for a future CASE. Thanks so much for including the PPA color challenge in your stamping fun this week!

  • Brian March 29, 2016 at 6:47 am

    So sweet, Sara! I love the way you’ve made the sentiments above and below the 50 into partial banners. So fun! Thanks for playing along with this week’s Pals Paper Arts color challenge.

  • mggleeson March 29, 2016 at 4:35 am

    The versemark image on the colored panels is soft and elegant. A beautiful 50th birthday card. Thanks for sharing your creativity with the Pals this week.

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