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Thursday, March 13, 2014

Oriental Birthday Card

Please click here to enter Cuttin' & Stampin' Ch 14-10 St. Patrick's Day. Please click here to see my St. Patrick's Day Tag.

Please click here to enter One Stitch At A Time Ch203 For a Boy.

Oriental Birthday Card details:
1. used sketch which you can see below
2. used Cricut cartridge Pagoda to make the Shrine stencil from negative cut - I cut the Shrine in the center of the 6" x 6" piece of black cardstock, lifted the Shrine piece off, attahced the black 6" x 6" negative cut to a 6" x 6" white cardsstock base & adhered the small 4 black panels
3. used Tim Holtz Distress Ink barn door on Shrine stencil
4. using a Spellbinder Diamond die I cut out a diamond in center of 6" x 6" red cardstock & attached the red 6" x 6" negative cut as top layer
4. used Mark's Finest Papers stamps for dragonflies, flowers & Nature sentiment, colored the flowers with Memento Lady Bug
5. stamped Hero Arts stamp 'happy birthday' sentiment

Supplies List 

Cricut cartridge: Pagoda 2" Shrine negative cut for stencil
ink: Memento Lady Bug, VersaFine Onyx Black
paper: cardstock - black, red,white
Spellbinder: Nest Classic Diamonds
stamp: Hero Arts Small Greetings 'happy birthday' sentiment, 
   Mark Finest Papers - Dragonflies, Nature's Brushstrokes
Tim Holtz: Distress Ink - barn door

Entering this into the following challenges:

3/14 A Blog Named Hero Ch38 Stencil It! UE comb5totch 3/1

3/14 MFP Oriental Sketch Ch#27 5E(#2) 3/8

3/15 Hero Arts Birthday Ch 5 Categories: Metallic, Rainbow, Kids, Floral, Anything Goes
   use at least 1 HA item UE 1/31 

3/16 Craftin Desert Divas Craft it Up & Link It Up Linky Party #26 Birthdays UE 3/3 


  1. Lovely card and great take on the sketch! Thank you for sharing with us at MFP Oriental Sketch Challenge.

  2. This is so pretty Melissa!! And I love the little bear keeping guard over your card!!

    Thanks for stopping by and for your sweet comments!!!

  3. And thanks for the link-up tip! Done and done!!

  4. Very lovely Panda Card Melissa and the knick knack Panda too! The Dragonflys are lovely on your card too!

  5. And I get to take a peek again! You're so creative!

    Thanks for joining us at the MFP/OSC. It is always a pleasure to see what you have created for us!
    kReN, DT

  6. Thank you for linking up with us for Tara's linky party at Craftin Desert Diva's We hope that you will join us again for the next linky party!

    CDD DT Robin
    Cut One Designs by Robin