Wednesday, 2 February 2011

A Quick Birthday Card for A Boy

Hi - what a miserable, wet drizzly day today. Hope your weather is better where you are.
Today I made this card for my son to take to his friend's house for birthday tea. It was short notice and I didn't have much time today so had to come up with something quick and also suitable for a 5 year old boy. This is what I came up with. It took me under an hour to do, but would have been done quicker if I didn't keep measuring the backing paper wrong on it. I got it right in the end, but I must have just been having one of those days. The sentiment is stamped with a wooden stamp from Anitas, the stars are a Sizzix Bigz die, the backing paper is just something I had in my stash, the textured card is from Papermania and the little gem stars are also from Papermania. Thanks for reading and looking :0)


Susan.... said...

fab card Michelle,l think we all have days like that hehe...
l am sure the little boy loved it !
susan X

Nikbee said...

A great card, just perfect for a little boy.

Nikki x

sadia said...

card is just perfect for small boy and easily made in short time. colors and layered star is looking decent and attractive.
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