I used the Sassy Salutations and Banner Banter stamp sets from Stampin’ Up! to create a quick banner birthday card to share with you today. I have tons of fall birthdays in my family so I’m always looking for quick birthday cards and the non-halloween pieces of the Motley Monsters DSP worked perfectly to create this one!
My card design was inspired by CAS(E) this Sketch #92.
I started by stamping the sentiment from the Sassy Salutations stamp set in VersaMark Ink on a panel of Motley Monsters DSP. I sprinkled the sentiment with Black Stampin’ Emboss Powder, then heat embossed it. I adhered the stamped panel to a panel of Crushed Curry card stock with SNAIL.
I used my Paper-Piercing Tool and my Stampin’ Pierce Mat and I poked holes in the upper corners of the layered panel. I placed a Candy Dots Brad Base through the holes, then wrapped a strand of Bermuda Bay Baker’s Twine around the prongs before opening the prongs in the back to hold the brads in place. I added a Crushed Curry Candy Dot from the Regals Candy Dots pack to the center of each brad base, then adhered the stamped panel to a Bermuda Bay card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
I adhered a panel from the Motley Monsters DSP to a panel of Crushed Curry card stock with SNAIL, then used my Paper Snips to cut the large banner. I adhered the banner to the card front with SNAIL.
I stamped the chevron image from the Banner Banter stamp set in Bermuda Bay ink on a Sahara Sand panel an I punched it out with the matching Banner Punch. I punched the three other banners from the Motley Monsters DSP pack with the Banner Punch. For the two longer banners, I cut strips of the DSP about 5/8″ wide, then fed it through hole in the punch so that it only punched the tail end.
I adhered the banners over the strand of Bermuda Bay Baker’s Twine by cutting a Stampin’ Dimensional in half and placing one half on each side of the twine. Then I adhered the banner with the Stampin’ Dimensionals.
I adhered a strip of Motley Monsters DSP to a Whisper White panel inside the card.
You can find a complete list of supplies, including card stock cuts, at the very bottom of this post.
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- Bermuda Bay – 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ card base
- Crushed Curry – 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel, 1-3/4″ x 2-1/4″ panel
- Sahara Sand – Banner Punch
- Whisper White – 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel (inside card)
- Motley Monsters Designer Series Paper – 3-5/8″ x 4-7/8″ panel, Banner Punch, 5/8″ x 1-1-4″ strip, 5/8″ x 1″ strip, 5/8″ x 5-1/4″ strip (inside card)
Stampin’ Up! items used to create this project: