Monday, December 29, 2014

Happy First Birthday!!


Yesterday was my Niece's First Birthday and I wanted to create a fun card that would grab her attention! So I decided to create a Shaker card... What 1 year old doesn't love to shake stuff to see what happens?


I started with a white panel and then I die cut a circle using a circle framelit. The I stamped the stars (ME ~ Carnival Toppers) and colored them in with Copics. I stamped the bunny (ME ~ Carnival Cupckaes)  hat & balloon (ME ~ Carnival Toppers) on  another piece of white and colored them in with Copics and cut them out. 

I added a piece of acetate behind the circle and stamped the balloon string using some StazOn black ink. Then I glued the bunny and balloon into place and drew the balloon string into the bunny's hands.


I die cut a banner ( ME ~ Basic Set) from some Melon Mambo card stock and heat embossed the sentiment onto it in white and added it just under the circle with dimensional adhesive. Then I cute a square of Hello Sunshine paper (Lawn Fawn) and added some sequins (Pretty Pink Posh) into the center in a pile and added some foam adhesive around the acetate circle on the back. I laid the front panel over the small square with the sequins securing the edges and you have a Shaker panel! 


I created a card base out of some Bermuda Bay card stock and added the front panel with some additional dimensional adhesive. Perfect for a 1 year old.. and she loved it! 

Thanks for stopping by! 

Supplies Used:
Stamps: Carnival Toppers & Carnival Cupcakes (Mama Elephant)
Dies: Basic Set (Mamam Elephant), Circle Framelits (SU)
Card Stock: (Neenah) Solar White 80lb, Bermuda Bay & Melon Mambo (SU) 
Pattern Paper: Hello Sunshine (Lawn Fawn)
Copics: Y13, Y19, RV66, RV55,E33, E31, E37 & R20
Ink: Melon Mambo (SU) & Licorice Hybrid Ink (MFT) 
Extras: White embossing powder (Wow), White Gel Pen, Copic Multi Liner, Stampin' Dimensionals (SU), Acetate, Sequins (Pretty Pink Posh).

5 comments:

  1. This is super adorable! Your niece is going to love it! Hugs, Jenny

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  2. Holly, this is so super cute! That bunny with the balloon is just darling sitting in the window of your sweet shaker card!! Happy New Year!! Hugs, Darnell

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  3. OMGosh this is so adorable!!! I love it.

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  4. This is so darn cute, Holly! Love it!

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