Birthday Cards

Birthday Cards

Clean and Simple: Colouring Die Cuts with Copic Markers

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 6th April, 2020 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Hello, I’m back on the Heffy Doodle blog today with April’s first installment of my CAS (Clean and Simple) series. I challenged myself to use only dies for the main focal point, with just one stamp for a sentiment. Having seen Kelly’s idea of using the Stitched Dino Prints Dies as tulips, I thought I would put my own twist…

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Sending Rainbows with Avery Elle

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 3rd April, 2020 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

Hello, I’m back today on the Seven Hills Crafts blog. With all the events going on in the world today, I’m bringing you some rainbows to brighten up your day. These cards feature the Avery Elle All About Us stamp set, are really simple to make and *shock horror for me!* they do not involve any colouring whatsoever! And as…

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Flying By with a Really High Five

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 20th March, 2020 Tags: , , , , 1 Comment

Hello, I’m on the Seven Hills Crafts blog again today with a one layer scene card featuring the Lawn Fawn Really High Five stamp set and some Copic colouring! This idea has been in my head since I first saw this set. Sometimes these scenes can seem daunting, so I’ve broken it down for you into some easy steps. I…

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Stencil Layering with Heffy Doodle’s Elephant of Surprise

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking, Thank You Cards By 6th March, 2020 Tags: , , , , , , , No Comments

I’m back over on the Heffy Doodle blog today with the next in my Clean and Simple (CAS) card series. Today’s step-by-step tutorial is all about stencil layering using the new Circle Masquerade stencil in combination with a bunch of other Heffy stencils. Paired with the Elephant of Surprise stamp set and the Whatcha Saying stamp and die set, this…

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It’s a RAWR-y Dino-mite Birthday

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking, Colouring By 6th March, 2020 Tags: , , , , No Comments

I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with a duo of bright and happy birthday cards. Mixed with a couple of stash favourites, the Avery Elle RAWR dino-themed stamp set is perfect for creating birthday cards for little boys (or anyone who loves a dinosaur or two!). The first design is more CAS (Clean and Simple), with a…

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Herd It's Your Birthday (Waffle Flower, Lawn Fawn)

We ‘herd’ it’s your birthday!

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 13th November, 2019 Tags: , , , No Comments

I’m taking a break from the Christmas cards today on the Seven Hills Crafts blog with this punny set of birthday cards featuring the ‘We Herd’ stamp from Waffle Flower. Paired with some Lawn Fawn Watercolour Wishes Patterned Paper (this is my favourite paper besides the rainbow pack and is back in stock right now!), you can customise the card…

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Wild for You: Comic Book Style!

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking, Colouring By 9th October, 2019 Tags: , , , , No Comments

I love the idea of your cards telling a story – a collection of ‘scenes’ if you like – and the comic book style is a great way of doing this. Today on the Seven Hills Crafts blog, I chose two jungle/safari sets from Lawn Fawn, Wild for You and Critters on the Savanna, to create an assortment of scenes….

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Birthday Gnomes (Lawn Fawn)

Happy Gnome Birthday

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 25th September, 2019 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

Hello. I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with a happy little gnome birthday card! This one kind of reminds me of Gnomeo and Juliet. I used a bunch of Lawn Fawn products and the Oh Gnome! and Big Scripty Words stamp sets to create this scene card. I started off by stamping out the gnomes, toadstools, flowers…

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Birthday Blooms (Concord & 9th)

Birthday Blooms

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 18th September, 2019 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Hello. I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with one of my favourite floral sets: Concord & 9th’s Grateful for Everything. I have used this set multiple times but never get bored of colouring or creating differently themed cards. Today, it’s a birthday card and I’ve paired it with the MFT Bitty Birthday Wishes set for a great…

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Picture Perfect Photo Cards (Lawn Fawn, My Favorite Things)

Picture Perfect Photo Cards

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 4th September, 2019 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

Hello. I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with a set of cards featuring the MFT Picture Perfect set. Combined with the Lawn Fawn Say Cheese, Again die, these cards are a great way to practice your alcohol marker colouring and put a smile on the recipient’s face! I started off by stamping out four of the images…

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Out of this World Spaceship Scene

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 28th August, 2019 Tags: , , , No Comments

Hello. I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog with a card that’s a little more masculine. I needed a spaced themed card with a birthday greeting and I’ve never done a galaxy background with my alcohol markers before so I thought it was time to give it a try! I started out by stamping the spaceman and a bunch…

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Hey Honey Happy Bee-day (Sugar Pea Designs, MFT)

Hey Honey – Happy Bee-day!

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 21st August, 2019 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog again today. I love the Hey Honey set from Sugar Pea Designs and teamed with the MFT Meant to Bee set, I made a handful of different Bee-Day cards. I started out by stamping the bear, hive and bees the Hey Honey set in some MFT Extreme Black Ink onto some blending…

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Sorry I Totally Spaced on Your Birthday!

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 20th August, 2019 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

I’m back again on the Heffy Doodle blog with some galactic apologies for missing a birthday! What better way to say sorry than from outer space? Plus, this little alien guy is one of my most favourite HD characters! I used a couple of products from the latest release, the You’re Weird stamp set and the coordinating dies, the Spaced…

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Herd It's Your Birthday Card (Waffle Flower)

A Herd of Birthday Bunnies

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 31st July, 2019 Tags: , , , , , , , No Comments

I’m on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with a cute little bunny birthday celebration! This uses three different sets – Starry Scene, We Herd and Essential Sentiments – from three different companies – Avery Elle, Waffle Flower and My Favorite Things – and was partly inspired by this set of cards from Yainea. It’s such a great and simple…

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Zooming By To Say Birthday Card (Heffy Doodle)

Zooming By To Say with Heffy Doodle

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 30th July, 2019 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

I’m back again on the Heffy Doodle blog, sharing more galactic inspiration with the new release! Since I saw the big moon from the You’re Weird stamp set, this card has been screaming to be made! Paired with the astronauts and planets from the Spaced Out set, this scene came together fast. I started out with an A6 watercolour background…

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