Football Birthday Card

Everyone has that one family member that really LOVES football. This is a fun football themed birthday card for young and old!
By  Sue Eldred 



  • Paper House Productions: MVP Tags 12” Double Sided Scrapbook Paper, All Star 12” Double Sided Scrapbook Paper, Footballs 12” Double Sided Scrapbook Paper, Football 12” Cardstock Stickers
  • Cardstock: brown, black 


  • Adhesives: double-sided tape, 3D foam mounting squares

basic supplies

  • Paper cutter
  • Scissors

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Project Instructions

1. Make 4¼”x5½” top-fold card from brown cardstock.

2. Cut 4” strip of green football sidelines border sticker and adhere to bottom of MVP tag. Cut 3¾”x5” panel from All Star scrapbook paper and adhere MVP tag off-centered as shown. Adhere All Star panel onto 4”x5¼” black cardstock panel. Adhere all layers onto card front.
3. Embellish card with letters and football stickers as shown. For added dimension, adhere “Go Team Go” sticker with 3D foam mounting squares.
4. Cut 4”x5¼” panel from black cardstock and 3¾”x5” panel from Footballs scrapbook paper and adhere together. Adhere to inside of card and embellish with stickers.