3D Happy Birthday Cake With Birthday Dies

Raise your hand if you love birthday cake! And, decorated with gorgeous flowers, who could resist?

By Su Mohr for GDP and Paper Players; Click READ or VISIT to go to my blog for details! Featuring: Happy Birthday To You Stamp Set, Birthday Dies, Stitched So Sweetly Dies; #birthdaycards #happybirthdaytoyou #birthdaycake #decoratedcakes #cakesoncards #handmadecards #handcrafted #diy #cardmaking #2020saleabration #2020minicatalog #stitchedsosweetly

3D Birthday Cake

 

This cake happens to be in a  FREE Sale-A-Bration stamp set, Happy Birthday To You. Plus, Stampin’ Up! has recently released “Product Coordination,” available to Demonstrators now, and customers February 4th, which includes Birthday Dies. You can check out the Birthday Dies in my Product List.

 

Before using my new Birthday Die to cut the cake, I stamped it in Memento Black Ink on Whisper White Cardstock, and colored it with four Stampin’ Blends: Light and Dark Rich Razzleberry, Dark Poppy Parade, and Light Old Olive.

By Su Mohr for GDP and Paper Players; Click READ or VISIT to go to my blog for details! Featuring: Happy Birthday To You Stamp Set, Birthday Dies, Stitched So Sweetly Dies; #birthdaycards #happybirthdaytoyou #birthdaycake #decoratedcakes #cakesoncards #handmadecards #handcrafted #diy #cardmaking #2020saleabration #2020minicatalog #stitchedsosweetly

 

The cake stamp already has a stand, which I snipped away, so I could place the cake on its new, die-cut stand. I used Nobel Peacock Foil in Old Olive, so the stand would have nice shine. I glued the stand to the bottom of the cake, and rounded both with my fingers, making it 3D. Placing Foam Adhesive Strips in the center guaranteed it would hold its shape.

By Su Mohr for GDP and Paper Players; Click READ or VISIT to go to my blog for details! Featuring: Happy Birthday To You Stamp Set, Birthday Dies, Stitched So Sweetly Dies; #birthdaycards #happybirthdaytoyou #birthdaycake #decoratedcakes #cakesoncards #handmadecards #handcrafted #diy #cardmaking #2020saleabration #2020minicatalog #stitchedsosweetly

 

For the background, I used a piece of 6X6 Regals Designer Paper, which I cut with a Stitched So Sweetly Die. This stripe is from the previous catalog, but you can see the four new patterns in my Product List. I glued this to Old Olive Cardstock, on a Thick Whisper White card base.

“Happy Birthday” is from the Happy Birthday To You Stamp Set, stamped in memento Black Ink, and cut with a Stitched so Sweetly Die.

 

 

I’m celebrating with Global Design Project’s theme.

 

Thank you, Paper Players, for the beautiful colors.

 

Did you know that Sale-A-Bration is the best time to join Stampin’ Up? The Starter Kit is always a good deal, but from January 3rd-March 31st, you get the Sale-A-bration Bonus! 

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Are you hungry for cake? You’re not alone! Have a wonderful day!


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Father’s Day Card For A Golfer

I know it’s early, but this Clubhouse Bundle makes such perfect Father’s Day cards, I had to do it!

By Su Mohr for TGIF; Click READ or VISIT to go to my blog for details! Featuring: Clubhouse Bundle, Clubhouse Stamp Set, Golf Club Dies, Argyle embossing, Stitched Rectangles Dies; #fathersdaycards #masculinecards #golf #golfclubs #clubhouse #argyle #handmadecards #handcrafted #diy #cardmaking #cardsketches #cardchallenges

Golf Clubs

 

My inspiration for today’s card was the sketch at TGIF.

 

This fantastic golf club from the Golf Club Die Set came to mind, and I cut five from Silver Foil. Then, I glued the golf clubs to Seaside Spray Cardstock that I cut with the smallest Stitched Rectangles Die.

I used the second largest Rectangles Stitched Die to cut the background from Whisper White Cardstock. How do you like the embossing? It’s the new Absolutely Argyle Embossing Folder, which coordinates with the Clubhouse Bundle. I photographed my card on an argyle design from the Country Club Designer Paper. Isn’t it great how Stampin’ Up! coordinates everything?

 

“Happy Father’s Day” is from the Clubhouse Stamp Set, stamped in Garden Green ink, and cut with a Golf Clubs Die. The Garden Green Cardstock surrounding it was also cut with a Golf Club Die.

Before gluing the Argyle background to the Thick Whisper White card base, I wound Metallic Silver Thread around the middle, and taped it to the back. To complete the card, I positioned the golf club rectangles on Mini-Dimensionals, and glued the sentiment in the middle.

 

Thanks for checking out this masculine card. The Clubhouse Bundle is great for birthday cards also, and you can see details of my supplies by clicking on the pictures in my Product List.

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Special Someone Valentine

If you haven’t already fallen in love with the adorable critters in the Special Someone Stamp Set, guess what! There is now a Special Days Die Set that coordinates with the stamp set. It’s available to Demonstrators now, and customers February 4th.

If you needed another reason to join Stampin’ Up!, this could be it. You are able to order new products early, and while supplies last. The Starter Kit is always a good deal, but the Sale-A-Bration Bonus makes it even better. 

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I’ve already made several cards with the Special Someone Stamp Set, and I couldn’t wait to make another, using the Special Day Dies that just arrived in the mail.

By Su Mohr for its; Click READ or VISIT to go to my blog for details! Featuring: Special Someone Stamp Set, Special Day Dies, Be Mine Stitched Dies, Meant To Be Stamp Set, Bird Ballad DSP; #valentines #valentinecards #specialsomeone #specialdaydies #raccoon #birdballad #2020saleabration #2020stampinup #handmadecards #handcrafted #diy #cardmaking #cardsketches

Raccoon’s Special Day

 

The first thing I did was stamp the raccoon in Early Espresso Ink (the detailed stamp), followed by Sahara Sand (the solid stamp). This “two-step” stamping is easy to do with the Stamparatus positioning tool.

It was so much fun using the die to cut the raccoon from the Thick Whisper White Cardstock. Then, I stamped the sentiment in early Espresso Ink, and cut it with this really cute “comment” die. Since I have lots of talking animals,  I was very excited to discover this die in the new set! 

 

For the background, I combined Bird Ballad Designer Paper with Be Mine Stitched Dies.

 

 

Raccoon wanted to complete his sentiment on the inside with “Happy Valentine’s Day.” It’s from the Meant To Be Stamp Set, as well as the small Pool Party hearts, and the heart decorating the envelope flap.

I HAD to try out two more new dies. Isn’t that little bow fantastic? There are 17 dies in the Special Days Die Set, and if you click on the picture in my Product List, you can see all of them.

 

Raccoon and I thought this week’s CAS(E) this sketch would be great for his Valentine.

 

Thank you for stopping by. I know Raccoon is very proud of his Valentine, and was excited to share it with you!

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