The first challenge that caught my attention this week was the Paper Players blog where the design team challenged readers to create a clean and simple child's birthday card. I LOVE the clean and simple design and birthday's so I was all over the chance to build my birthday stash back up a little.
The next challenge that I wanted to combine with the Paper Players one is the challenge offered over at Poppy Sketches where they challenged you this week with a sketch and with some color.
So with those two challenges in mind I set out to make a child's birthday card, using the simple sketch, and those patriotic colors!! And here is what I came up with.
I used the create a critter 2 cartridge for the phrase and a white gel pen for the dotted borders. The inside carries over that stripped paper and has a "Happy Birthday" sentiment stamped and raised with 3-D foam tape. (So sorry that I could not get a good picture of the inside.)
Well I hope you enjoyed my post and that you come back next week for some more inspiration!