Saturday, March 5, 2016

Spring Birthday Card

Happy Saturday Crafters

Today I'm sharing with you a card that I whipped up last night using the Sketch from the Die Cuttin Diva's #255 Challenge~March's Sketch.

This sketch is perfect to put together quick, cute cards. 

Here is my card....

Here is a close up.

Card Recipe:
  • Standard A2 Card base
  • Mat cut at 5-3/8" W x 4-1/8" H
    • Mat embossed with Darice Scroll Background embossing folder I just received from a special crafty friend.
    • Took my Stampin' Up Classic Pixie Pink Stampin' pad and dragged it over the embossed pattern to make it pop.
  • The Bird house and Wheel Barrel are from a Recollections Dimensional Stickers that I received from the same special crafty friend that sent me the embossing folder.
  • Branch the birdhouse is sitting on is from Miss Kate Cutables Cute Bird in Tree file
  • Felt flowers around the bottom of the wheel barrel are from my craft stash.
  • Buttons are from a Favorite Finding Package - Frost ~~  I also received these from that special crafty friend I mentioned previously. 
  • Little shovel and garden fork brads are from the EyeLet OutLet that I bought at a Scrapbook Expo a long time ago. 
  • Sentiment is from Scrappy Moms Stamps More Mini Messages stamp set.
Challenges Entered:

Thanks for stopping by.
Hope you liked my quick spring birthday card.
Wishing you a happy crafty day!


  1. So cute! Love the birdhouse.


    1. Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin' Divas this week.


  2. What an AWESOME spring card, I LOVE the colors!

    Thank you for joining us at Die Cuttin' Diva's

  3. I absolutely love the pretty birdhouse!! A beautiful card my friend!
    Would love for you to join us over at Crafting by Designs: March Challenge "Anything Goes"
    Have a blessed day,
    Crafting With Creative M

  4. Ooooh so pretty! So glad to see you using the goodies! I recognize the pieces! Thank you for joining our “Sketch” Challenge this week at Die Cuttin’ Divas.

    Stay Creative,
    • Carson's Creations •
    Die Cuttin’ Diva DT

  5. So pretty, love all the detail! Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin' Divas this week!

  6. Wow. All of the details are amazing! Fab project. :)
    Thanks for sharing it over at the PDE Linky Party!

    1. How fun! I love little outdoor scenes. Thanks for the little peek into this adorable garden, and thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin' Divas this week.


  7. Very pretty and love the buttons. Thanks for playing along with DCD this week.

  8. What a beautiful card!! Love the birdhouse!! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!

  9. Lovely! Makes me yearn for spring :)
    Thanks for joining Die Cuttin' Divas this week!

  10. Just beautiful. Thanks for joining us at PDE Linky Party.
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