Wish Big Birthday Card

By  Lauren Meader 

Refreshing colors and glitz are guaranteed to banish the birthday blahs and add some sparkle to your special day.


  • Cardstock: lavender; white; green
  • Happy Birthday patterned paper
  • Craft Seam Binding, 1/2": Hydrangea; Silver Sage


  • Stamps: birthday sentiment, birthday cake
  • Stampin' Up Ink: Basic Black Classic Stampin' Pad, Stampin' Write Markers
  • Ranger Stickles Glitter Glue: Strawberry Ice, Icicle
  • Stampin' Up Stamp'in Dimensionals Adhesive Dots

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, ruler
  • Size
  • 1. Card is 4-1/4"x5-1/2"
  • Wish Big Birthday Card
  • 1. Cut lavender cardstock to 4-1/4"x11"; score and fold in half.
  • 2. Cut 4"x5-1/4" birthday paper piece; adhere to card. Tie ribbons around card front; trim excess.
  • 3. Cut 2"x3-3/4" white cardstock piece; stamp black cake as shown. Use markers to color image. Apply white glitter glue to candle flames and pink to frosting; let dry.
  • 4. Mat cake piece on lavender cardstock, leaving 1/8" border; adhere to card.
  • 5. Use markers to colorize sentiment stamp; stamp on green cardstock and trim to 1-1/8"x3-3/8". Adhere to card.