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Gelukkige verjaardag, mama

May 2nd, 2008 · 6 Comments

Gelukkige verjaardag, mama

My mom LOVES strawberries! I just had to make her a birthday card with the Tart & Tangy stamp set this year. The whimsical strawberries on the Whisper White strip were inked up with two markers (Real Red and Garden Green). I used my corner rounder punch (guide removed) to create the scalloped edge. Did you hear Stampin’ Up! will have a scalloped border punch in the next Fall/Winter Collection catalog? I can’t wait!

The lone strawberry on the red panel was stamped with Craft ink and embossed with clear embossing powder. I actually stamped it twice so that I could layer the cut-out green piece on top of the red berry.

The Dutch sentiment is from a stamp set by Artemio. I stamped it on two lines so that it would fit inside the Styled Silver Designer Label frame. For fun, I used two Real Red brads instead of silver ones to fasten the frame to the card.

Thanks for stopping by on mama’s 70th birthday!

All supplies by Stampin’ Up!® unless otherwise noted.
Stamps: Tart & Tangy, ARTA06G (Artemio)
Paper: Garden Green, Real Red, Whisper White, Summer Picnic Designer Series Paper
Ink: Real Red Craft Ink, Garden Green Craft Ink
Accessories: Real Red & Garden Green Markers, Styled Silver Hodgepodge Hardware, Bold Brights Brads, 3/16″ Corner Rounder Punch, Scallop, 1-3/8″, and 1-1/4″ Circle Punches, Real Red Striped Grosgrain Ribbon, Clear Stampin’ Emboss Powder, Stamp-A-Ma-Jig, Stampin’ Dimensionals

Tags: simply delicious

6 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Pat (mspfd) // May 2, 2008 at 9:44 pm

    Vera,
    This is fantastic! I love everything about it! Please wish your Mom a very happy birthday for me. Hope you are enjoying your trip and put my name down to order the scalloped border punch!! Can’t wait!!!
    Hugs, Pat

  • 2 Lisa Henke // May 2, 2008 at 10:05 pm

    what a lovely card, Vera. Happy Birthday to your mom!

  • 3 Lori // May 4, 2008 at 10:19 pm

    What a fun card! Love the bright, cheery colors. I hope your mom had a wonderful birthday and I’m glad you were with her to celebrate.

  • 4 Jessie/knightrone // May 4, 2008 at 11:26 pm

    I love this, it is so cute!!

  • 5 Jane // May 5, 2008 at 12:18 am

    Lovely card! I hope she had a very happy birthday!

  • 6 Nancy Riley // May 16, 2008 at 12:25 am

    LOVE this card, especially because it uses so many NEW SU items! So fresh!

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