Thursday, October 26, 2017

Seize the Birthday - Kraft Card Base

Welcome to another great challenge here at Seize the Birthday!

    Our "Toppings" option this time is...
Kraft Card base

Just remember to keep it a Birthday Theme!

If you're not a toppings kinda person, can just
stick with our usual "Anything Goes"Birthday!

The choice is yours!

Here is my card 

Supplies for this card:
Gina K Designs Kraft and white card stock 
Embossing Folder, Wire Fence Darice
Stamp - Gina K Designs Sill it with Flowers and Stamper's Favorite 
Grand Flower Box die and Ribbon from my stash

We have a new special Party Guest too.  Her name is Becca Cruger and you can see her blog here
Please check out what all of the other designers have done at Seize the Birthday

Thanks for your comments they really make my day.  


  1. One of my most favorite stamp sets! I love how you designed this card and laid it out! The hydrangeas are colored perfectly and your little water filled cup looks amazing! Well done!

  2. Love your pretty kraft background and those lovely hydrangeas. I like how you made the cup look like it has water in it.
    Have a great day.

  3. This is amazing! I love the background and those hydrangeas are stunning! The color is so beautiful.

  4. Hi Barbara : ) I am really crushing on your color combo!! your card is so inviting and peaceful!!

    Have a great day friend : )


  5. Beautifully colored bouquet of hydrangeas. I love this.

  6. Awesome card. I love your coloring, and the sprigs and leaves are perfect here. I'm such a fan of kraft, always a good choice for a background. Great take on the challenge!!!!

  7. Beautiful, Barb. I love the hydrangeas in the cup and use the tag sentiment to ground it. the die cuts and ribbon are the perfect finishing touches.

  8. So living the colors of your hydrangea! Beautiful card!!

  9. What lovely hydrangeas, and I love the embossed background! I'm going to have to put that EF on my wish list :)

  10. Gorgeous card Barb! You have sleeted the most perfect EF to showcase your beautiful hydrangeas! Love this color combo too! Have great day my friend!

  11. What a lovely card! I adore the stamped bg on the kraft panel - adds the right amount of pop :)

  12. Gorgeous hydrangeas! Love how the cup looks filled with water. Such a beautiful card!
    xx Ashwini

  13. Hi Barbara,

    I have lovely dried hydrangeas in my house so your pretty card struck a chord with me right away. How clever to emboss them with gold, such an elegant touch!

  14. What a beautiful floral card! The hydrangeas are so pretty! And I love that you added the greenery next to the vase!

  15. What wonderful colours on the kraft background. Gorgeous card.