Designer Challenge Part 2 - Happy Bird-day

By  Lindsey Botkin 

  • Happy Bird-day


  • Matte White Postcards
  • Cardstock (Stampin’ Up!): Very Vanilla; Real Red
  • Weathervane Picking Pumpkins paper (October Afternoon)
  • Silver metal: brads (Stampin’ Up!); jumbo eyelets (We R Memory Keepers)
  • Ribbon (May Arts)


  • Stamps (Inkadinkado): Birds Galore Clear Stamps set; Happy Birthday
  • Ink pads: Jet Black StazOn (Tsukineko); Real Red (Stampin’ Up!)
  • Black permanent pen
  • Paper piercing tool
  • 1. Separate perforated postcards. Cover card with striped paper.
  • 2. Cut and adhere 2-1/2"x4-1/2" Very Vanilla piece. Cut 3"x4-1/2" piece from cloud side of paper; stamp birds and sentiment as shown. Mat on red cardstock and adhere to card.
  • 3. Stamp red bird on cardstock scrap; cut out and adhere to cloud. Add brads, eyelets and ribbon as shown.
  • 4. Use paper piercer and black pen to add faux stitching details.