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Happy 60th Birthday!


Hi One Crazy Stamper Fans!

Hello There! My brother turned 60 this year and so I had to have some fun with his card. LOL!  I thought the background paper was perfect for his card with all those candles.

I used the stamp from High Hopes Rubber Stamps called “Birthday Bob” and coloured in the image with Copic markers. I tried to colour the candles to match the background paper.

The sentiment was created in Microsoft Word using Cooper Black font and then printed out on my printer. Then I die cut it with My Creative Time – Stitched Circle Balloon Dies using my Cuttelbug and completed the edging around the balloon with Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Fossilized Amber.

The main image and co-ordinating rectangles were all die cut with Your Next Stamp – Stitched Rectangle Die Set.

On the inside of the card I loved the sentiment:  Birthday Emergency (High Hopes Rubber Stamps) and Firefighter Dragon (High Hopes Rubber Stamps). My brother is also a Firefighter so I couldn’t resist the temptation! LOL!

He loved his card and I hope you do too!

Card Recipe:

Stamps: High Hopes Birthday Bob T080; High Hopes Birthday Emergency J017; High Hopes Firefighter Dragon S198

Old Man:

Face: E000, E00, E21, E11, E04, R22, R20, E95, E93; Hair and Eyebrows: C10, C7, C3

Shirt: BG78, BG75, BG72

Balloon: B06, B04, B02; Gelly Roll Sakura #8 Pen for highlight

Candles: R24, Y17, Y38, YR04, Y06, Y15, G07, G02, G00, B02, BG05; Glow: Y06, Y17, R24

Cake: E53, E55, E57, E59; Icing: B06, B04, B02

Plate: BV23, BV20

Around image: B000; Shadow underneath: C02, C01

Background Paper:  Echo Park Paper Co. – Happy Birthday Boy (6″ x 6″)

Inks: Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Pine Needles; Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Pumice Stone; Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Fossilized Amber, Memento Tuxedo Black

Dragon: YG01, YG03, YG13, YG17, G17, G07, G14, V04, V06, V09 ; Hat \ Jacket \ Boots \ Fire Hydrant: E15, Y24, Y17, Y15, Y08, R39, R29, R27, R24, R17

Hose: C5, C3, C1,R39, R29, R27, R24, Water: B26, B24

Boots: Black, C10, C8, C6

Outline: B000

Die Cuts: Your Next Stamp – Stitched Rectangle Die Set (YNSD214); My Creative Time – Stitched Circle Balloon Dies MCT-D137

Sentiment on front of card: Microsoft Word – Font: Cooper Black; Size 28

Miscellaneous Items: American Crafts Premium Ribbon

Tools: Misti (Most Incredible Stamping Tool), Cuttlebug,

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