Little Boy Birthday Card

My son had a few birthday parties to attend. I quickly assembled a few cards from the sketch over at Sketch N Stash.  My paper line is the Little Boy line by Echo Park.  My stamp set is a retired set by Close To My Heart, D1184 Flying High.I stamped a second car and mounted with pop dots on my original image to give the card more dimension. Here is the original sketch design-

I am hoping the add flowers was just an option!  This is my first time playing at Sketch N Stash…but I can see the site quickly becoming a favorite place to play!  My most neglected item used was the stamp set.  A super cute set that was retired long ago.  I saved it for making scrapbook pages.  The set has now seen ink on just about every image!  The paper is new to my stash.

Have you ever thought of making your own wrapping paper?  I buy white or kraft paper in large rolls.  You can either get these in the shipping supplies section or from a teacher supply store.  Super inexpensive.  With your collection of stamps and inks, you have a ready supply of wrapping paper for any occasion.  Here is a look at the present-

The random stamping method goes by quickly.  My youngest, who is 5 even helped make the wrapping paper.

I have also entered my card in the following challenges:

Charisma Cardz-For the Guys

Lollipop Crafts-Something Old (stamps), Something New (paper)

Pile It On-For a Child

Send A Smile for Kids-Anything Goes

Stamptacular Sunday-It’s Your Birthday

The Pink Elephant-Banners

The Sisterhood of Crafters-Birthday

Thanks for stopping by!

10 thoughts on “Little Boy Birthday Card”

  1. Lovely card. Perfect for our challenge. Love the colour and design. Thank you for joining us at Charisma Cardz.
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    Laine
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  2. Absolutely fabulous ! Magnificent papers and bright colours. Ideal for a boy ! Bravo ! Wonderful realization !

    Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz this week and good luck !

    Hugs from France.
    Catherine.

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  3. Such a perfect card for a young boy 🙂 I love that you finished the inside so perfectly AND did such a beautiful wrapping paper to match. Thanks for playing along with The Sisterhood Of Crafters for our Happy Birthday Challenge.

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  4. I totally love this! I'm a big fan of boy/masculine cards. I love the bright bold colors of this. Thanks for joining our challenge at Lollipop Crafts this week. Hope to see you again!
    Tammy DT

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