Happy 25th Birthday!

Well, I’m back to making birthday cards…  This year I am going to work ahead!  LOL!  Maybe…


My niece has a friend that is turning 25 and wanted a special card to give to him on his birthday.  I had recently purchased Birthday Wishes from Art Impressions but hadn’t had time to use it yet.  I love their stamps!  They have a line of stamps that all seem to have a sense of humor.  LOL!


I used my Copics to color the image and have listed the colors I used at the bottom of this post.  I added the dots using my Uni-ball Signo White Gel Pen.  I heat embossed the “Happy Birthday” from the stamp sent using Ranger Liquid Platinum embossing powder.


I die cut the numbers “2” and “5” using the Numbered Balloons die from Avery Elle.  I had some blue glitter paper that I thought would be great for the balloons.  This would make them stand out a little more than the ones I colored with my Copics.


I used my Stitched Rectangles die from Lawn Fawn to cut the image out.  The background paper is some I had in my stash.  After adhering my image and the cut out balloons, I thought it needed a little something more.  I didn’t have time for my Nuvo Crystal Drops to dry, so I dug in my stash and found some pre-made enamel dots.


I usually also add something to the inside of my cards.  For this card, I used another of the images from the same Birthday Wishes stamp set. 


I also used my Copics to color this image and then added some details using my Uni-ball Signo White Gel Pen to add some pattern to his shirt and shorts.  The sentiment is also from the same stamp set. 


It really is a great stamp set with so many options all in one stamp set!

Thanks for stopping by! 

Happy Crafting!



Copics used:  E000, E21, E11, BV000, E93, BG11, BG13, BG15, BG18, E41, E42, E43, E44, YR12, E33, E35, W4, E49, E39, E29, E49, E24, E29, E53, E55, E57, E59, B21, B32, B26, YR31, Y38, YR14, G00, G02, G03, G05, G19, B00, B02, B04, B16, W4, W2, W0 – Inside Image: E000, E21, E11, BV000, E93, B21, B23, B26, G00, G03, G05, G19, Y04, Y08, Y19, BG11, BG15, BG23, YR09, YR16, Y38, YG93, YG95, YG99, BF99, W4, W2, W0

About Nancee56

I have been a crafter for many years. Knitting, crocheting, and paper crafting are my passion. I love to make handmade gifts and cards and spread a little cheer.

11 Responses

  1. PaperPuff

    Crikey, ~I am so glad to finally be able to comment. I tried for ages yesterday but WP and the internet were just not letting me! Anyway, I really needed to stop by and admire your lovely card. And also be reminded of what I may look like holding a cake over my head…..

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