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Monday, September 23, 2013

Dragonfly Bday Oriental Card

Used a sketch which you can see below to create this Oriental birthday card.

Used 2 stamp sets: Docerela Creations for 'Happy Birthday' sentiment & Lily Patch stamps for Dragonfly & sentiment 'Buzzin' by to say.'

Embossed red carstock layer & white panel in center with Cuttlebug Oriental Weave embossing folders.

Added some gems & twine.

Supplies List 

embossing: Cuttlebug Oriental Weave embossing folders
gems: K & Company 1 red & 2 gold
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
paper:  cardstock -black, red, white
stamp: Docerela Creations - sentiment 'Happy Birthday', 
   Lily Patch - Dragonfly & sentiment 'Buzzin' by to say'

Entering this into the following challenges:

9/23 Tues Throwdown Things w/ Wings 3E(#3) 9/17

9/27 MFP Oriental Sketch Ch#3 5E(#1) 9/21

9/28 Pink Elephant TPE218 Polka Dots & Stripes unlim polka dots on center embossed lantern & stripes on embossed red layer 9/23

9/29 Craft Your Passion Ch181 No Coloured Images 3E(#1) 9/23

9/29 Tammy Scrapin Corner Ch21 Happy Bday 2E(#1) 9/23
9/29 Victorine Stamps Ch68 Birthdays unlim 9/16  

9/30 DLART Thankful Thurs Sept Linky Ch Anything Goes unlim 9/5

10/5 Creative Insp Paint Anything Goes unlim 9/22


  1. Hi, Mellisa, this is such a cute card. Love the cute little dragonfly. :)

  2. Oh, Melissa, I love this CAS design. What a fantastic dragonfly. Thanks for entering our "Things with Wings" challenge at Tuesday Throwdown this week and good luck in the draw.
    NanaConnie DT

  3. Love the embossing folder for the background. Love your card! Thank you for playing along with us at the MFP Oriental Sketch Challenge.

  4. Such a cute and wonderful card love the image and perfect for a birthday card thanks for joining us over at Craft Your Passion ~ Denise DT ~

  5. Really pretty card with lots of designs and textures, Thanks for joining us this week at MFP Oriental sketch challenge.

  6. Pretty Birthday Card. Love the colors and design you've chosen. Thank you for joining us at Craft Your Passion Challenge this week.


  7. Great take on the sketch Melissa. Love the embossing and the sentiment.

    Thank you for sharing your wonderful creation with us at Tammy’s Scrapin Corner.

    I would love to have you join me for a chance to win FREE candy on my blog. Have a wonderful week! Hope to see you again next week. Hugs, Gloria DT

  8. This is a wonderful creation with great details and its perfect for our ‘HAPPY BIRTHDAY’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    {Tammy’s Scrapin Corner Senior DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  9. Very cute birthday card! Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Pink Elephant!