Saturday, 16 June 2018

Birthday buttons

Atm I'm hooked on making cards based on sketch challenges - definitely helping me to get on and make some cards in between life  - lol!

This is for Try stamping -or not - on Tuesday sketch 368:

The 'topper' started off life long ago as an ATC I did for a swap - we used to send within a group, so we always kept one for ourself - hence I still had this one - it already have the Stampington antique buttons inked in stazon red, with the surrounding edges brushed with fired brick distress ink. Buttons were added.

Today I stamped the little Hero Arts 'Have a wonderful birthday' and added the piece of ribbon with hand-tied bow. Background card is Hunkydory.

Colours are for Double D: teal and red colour - unfortunately, the photo or my card has made the red look more pink than irl.

This is also for:

The paper shelter 343: ribbons, buttons or pearls
Hiding in my craft room 357: buttons and bows
Craft-Dee Bowz June: anything goes and include a handmade bow
Lost coast 55: round and round
AAA cards 117: geometrics
Inspiration destination 152: anything goes + twist: use a real stamp
QKR stampede 300: anything goes


  1. Fab card love the design and your embellishments. Thanks for taking part in our TPS Challenge, good luck. hugs Shirleyxxx

  2. This looks fun - I love buttons - the stamp is cool with the real deal details, lol. Thanks so much for playing at TSOT!

  3. This is great Hazel, thanks so much for playing along with us again at Lost Coast Designs, Sue xx

  4. Great use of buttons, both stamped and real. Thanks for playing at AAA Cards.

  5. What a darling ATC! Those buttons are great! Thanks for joining us at Lost Coast Designs!

  6. Pretty card, lovely design. Thanks for playing along at AAA Cards

  7. Very pretty card Hazel, thanks for joining our challenge at Double D!
    Diane DD DT {Nellies Nest}

  8. Fabulous details on this gorgeous card! Thanks for joining us at Double "D" Challenges.
    Amelia (Double "D" Challenge Design Team)

  9. Very pretty card. Thanks for sharing it with us at Double D Challenge Blog.
    Kathy DD DT

  10. very pretty birthday circles and buttons! thanks for joining the lost coast designs challenge!

  11. Lovely creation. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter this week.

  12. Well done on using those colours. And the buttons! I always struggles with those. A really fun creation. Thanks for joining the challenge at the Lost Coast Portal to Creativity. Hugz

  13. Lovely design. Thank you for joining us for the QKR Stampede challenge.

  14. Terrific card, Hazel! You can't go wrong with buttons and they fit so nicely with this challenge. Thank you for participating in The Lost Coast Designs Portal to Creativity "Round and Round" Challenge!

  15. Clever, love the use of buttons for your circles. Thank you for sharing with us at AAA Cards. =) Tracie

  16. brilliant to use the button on the card. A great card.Thanks for playing along with us at Addicted to Stamps & More. Hope to see you again
    Shylaa DT@ATSM

  17. eautiful card, Hazel! A fresh take on Try Stampin' on Tuesday's sketch challenge! Thank you for joining us this week! -Donna


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