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Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Happy Birthday To You

The theme of the challenge this week at Sweet Stamps is Birthday
This was as easy as 1-2-3
I stamped the Happy Birthday and cut out with a Spellbinder rectangle- then matted with another Spellbinder scalloped design.
Did you know Sweet Stamps offers many type die cuts? Check out the link here,
Now I Cut a circle out of card stock  and edged with a little ink.
I stamped the second part of the image-(little boy) and  colored with my Copic markers.This image was fussy cut and pop dotted and added to the design so it looked like he just painted the sign.
Kind of reminds me of Huckleberry Finn- except he painted a
The possibilities are endless with this wonderful stamp set
Won't you come and join us this month at Sweet Stamps challenge?
Remember each week there is a drawing for one winner to receive a $20.00 gift certificate to the store.
Challenges I am entering:
Make It Monday-Anything Goes 
Stamping Scrapping Challenge Central- Birthday Theme
Ellephantastic-Birthday theme
Live Love Stamp- My Creative Moments- Child Theme
Paper Play Challenge- Anything Goes

Have you entered my De-stash swap yet? Would love to have you join me!!!

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  1. Love this gorgeous card, what ana dorable image! Really love him spelling out the sentiment and the layout you've done!


  2. Your card is so cute! That little guy is adorable! Love the clean look.

  3. AH! Super cute and it does totally remind me of Huckleberry Finn! Thank you for joining us at SSCC! :)

  4. Love the Card what a really cute image.



    Thank you for your kind comments.

  5. What an adorable card! He is very Huck Finn-ish isn't he. Very cute!

  6. super cute.

    no. the emboss is not from sweet stamps. i purchaed a die. the emboss is either sizzix or CB not sure. my BIG SHOT shot craps this afternoon - boo hoo. it's my 2d one too and less than a yr old. anyway, good excuse to get that GRAND CALIBUR that i want - yay.

    hugs, stef (Glitterbabe)

    do check me out, my store and
    Glitterbabe@Stitchy Bear

  7. Fabulous birthday card, love this cute image. thanks for joining us for the Ellephantastic Challenge this month.

  8. This is adorable. I love the way he looks like he is painting the sentiment. Great idea. :) Your card is very creative.

  9. This is fabulous Dawn what lovely colours and that image looks great painting the sentiment I do love this.
    Lorraine x

  10. Dawn, great card! I really like how it seems as though the boy is painting the "happy birthday"! Great idea!! Love the layout as well!!


  11. This is so cute! I love the that adorable image.

  12. What a cute card!! Love the sketch and fun image!

  13. What a sweet card, perfect for our challenge at Ellephantastic, thanks for playing along. Jill

  14. Hi

    Oh this is fabulous, what a great little image!!

    Thank you for sharing with us at Make It Monday this week.

    Michelle :-)

  15. Very cute. Billy is one of my favorites. Great coloring.

  16. Oh this is just darling!! Love this stamp set and your card is very cute!

  17. Very cute image. Love the nice clean card. The colors are cute too.

  18. Hi Dawn, gorgeous card I love the little boy! fabbie stamp! also thank you for joining in at Ellephantastic

  19. Lovely image, and wonderful card.

    Thanks for sharing your creation with Make It Monday.
    Don't forget......... if you leave a comment on another entry, mention that you saw their card on "Make It Monday" for a chance at second prize. The more entries you comment on the more chance you have of winning second prize.

  20. Hi, This is a great Birthday card, thanks for playing on Ellephantastic this month, Hazelxoxo

  21. Dawn, you did such a great job with Billie!! Love how you laid out the card to make the Happy Birthday a sign :)


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