Monday, March 14, 2016

Happy Birthday

Hello friends.  Hope you all had a wonderful weekend and had time to get inky!  Unfortunately I did not, however, I do have 2 cute little cards to share that I made a couple weeks ago and had forgotten to post.  I'm really in love with this new little die from SSS called Birthday Circle, and also a free little stamp set from SSS that I received for my birthday last month called Birthday Celebration.  Take a look:




Aren't those little elephants in their party hats just the cutest?!!  I stamped and colored the elephants with my Copics, and then fussy cut them and the balloons out.  My backgrounds were smooshed and then attached to coordinating color bases, and then I added the birthday die cuts and elephants.  A few sequins finished up both cards. 

I am adding both cards to Simon's Monday Challenge where you are to make your own background, and what could be simpler than a smooshed background, and also Simon's Wednesday Challenge where you are asked to use a A Bit O Green for St. Patrick's Day.  I figure my Bermuda Bay ink is enough of a green to qualify for the Wednesday challenge.  :0)

You can link up to both challenges HERE and HERE.

Thanks so much for stopping by today...I love it when you do!!  :0)

4 comments:

  1. A gorgeous cards Marcia, a lovely design with super colours.........your images are adorable with beautiful round set sentiments!!

    hugs
    Heather xx
    Thanks so much for joining us with Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challentee.

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  2. These are both adorable, Marcia! That circle birthday sentiment is so fun... makes me think I need one too. ;0)

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  3. Both adorable,Marcia! I love that little birthday die that sweet Ellie is holding! Awesome backgrounds!

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  4. Your smooshed backgrounds make the perfect backdrops for your adorable elephants. Sweet!! xx

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