DIY: Ladybug Birthday Birthday Card

January 30, 2011

Today is my boyfriend’s mom’s birthday – so of course a handmade card is in order!  
Andrew’s mom is a super creative person and I am sure she will love the card I made for her birthday.
Happy Birthday, Cindy!!!

I used Papertrey Ink products for most of the card. I love the Little Lady stamp set – it makes it so easy to stamp ladybugs of any and all colors. I used the rock ‘n’ roll technique to add some interest to the ladybug.
I also loved making a clear card, using PTI Clearly Creative Cardstock.  It’s a different medium for me and I love the way the layers look on the clear acetate paper.

Here’s a better look at all the layering. I love how the inside layers come through and add dimension from the front of the card.

And last but not least —
If you’ve been reading my blog, you know how much I love to dress up an envelope!

Have a wonderful Sunday – and come back tomorrow for some more artsy fun!
Supplies (All Papertrey unless otherwise noted):
Stamps: Little Lady, Make a Wish
Paper: Clearly Cardstock, Pure Poppy, Hibiscus Burst, Martha Stewart Valentine’s Pack, Raspberry Fizz patterned paper
Ink: True Black, Stampin’ Up Rose Red, Stampin’ Up Pretty in Pink


4 thoughts on “Ladybug Birthday Birthday Card”

  1. Another cute project!! I love the acetate and Little Lady! I just got this set and posted some projects on my blog using it too. It’s so fun and I love how you used it!

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