Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Colorful Happy Birthday

Happy Tuesday!! I had a little time in my craft room today and I was determined to make a card to participate in my sweet friend Becca's 30th Birthday Bash.


From Becca's mood board for her challenge, I chose bright, bold explosion of colors and circular shapes. It's been a while since I've made a shaped Spellbinders card (you can see the tutorial on how to make shaped cards HERE), so I thought I'd make a circular one and I used a Spellbinders Grand Scalloped Circle for the base.


I had the perfect papers for the cards...DCWV's Colorful Life stack. I used a Spellbinders Grand Circle for the bottom layer and popped it up with foam for dimension...actually, all of the layers were popped up with foam tape.


Next, I adhered a Memory Box Large Ringlets die cut in black cardstock with Mod Podge. A Memory Box Stitched Circles die was next, covered with Wild Orchid Crafts flowers and Elizabeth Craft Curvy Leaves.


Another MB Stitched Circle was added next, along with a banner from My Craft Spot (no longer in business). The happy die and birthday stamp are both from My Creative Time.


This gorgeous DL.ART crinkle ribbon is Red from the Patriotic Bundle.


And this beautiful DL.ART ribbon, which was perfect with the papers, is the Limited Edition Grape-Strawberry Sherbet, which sadly, is currently sold out. I am linking this up with Becca's 30th Birthday Bash.

Becca's 30th Birthday Bash

Thanks so much for stopping by!! Have a great evening :)

52 comments:

  1. OMGoodness, Lisa, these are AWESOME! I tend towards bright colours myself and I LOVE what you've done here! I can't even choose a favourite! Your floral arrangements look amazing! The ribbon is gorgeous too! Love, love, LOVE!

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  2. Gorgeous cards! I love the color combinations especially the pinks and purples! The shape is awesome and I just love those pretty flowers with the ribbon! Both of these look so amazing!

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  3. Oh WOW Lisa! they're both GORGEOUS! I LOVE the shape and ALL the fab circles! I'm a circle girl! The colors are amazingly vibrant... simply beautiful! Have a wonderful day! :)

    Theresa
    Theresa’s Crafty Creations

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  4. Hi, Lisa! I'm back from vacation, and finally getting a chance to check out a few special blogs! I can't believe I'm actually getting here early for this beautiful fun set of cards! Love these zingy glittered backgrounds and those brilliant blooms and ribbons on your gorgeous, creative cards! I guess it's no surprise the purple/pink one is my favorite! These are so delightful! Big hugs!

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  5. Awe Lisa, they are so beautiful! I love all the bright colors and shape you made! You always made such gorgeous creations! Hugs, Robin

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  6. Fabulous cards, Lisa. I love circle snd happy colors which you have both here. Thanks for sharing. I hope Becca had a great birthday.

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  7. Totally delightful Lisa!! Love the bold colors, and the cool way you did circles on circles! I always love round cards they just always say Happy :) As always you outdid yourself for Becca's Birthday.

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  8. these cards are wonderful. I like the colors!

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  9. Wow, Lisa, these are simply brilliant! What cheerful colors and wonderfully shaped cards! Your flower arrangements are to die for, as always and I love your perfect bows! I adore your beautiful happy cards! Big hugs! Branka xx

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  10. Beautiful card Lisa....very different and very vibrant...love your work...xoxo

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  11. Oh WOW! What stunning creations! Love the vibrant colours. xx

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  12. OMG Lisa these have the WOW factor for sure, the colours are vibrant they remind me of fireworks, explosions of colour everywhere you look, awesome cards
    hugs
    lorraine x

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  13. Wow absolutely beautiful - love the flowers and vibrant colors great job as always thanks for sharing!!!

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  14. wow!
    gorgeous cards!
    love colors and pretty flowers!
    have a nice day
    lots of hugs

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  15. WOW WOW WOW Lisa sweet friend! Just as you think you have seen it all, you come up with MORE stunning creations!! How you never run out of ideas is a mystery to me . . . AMAZING!! I LOVE them both. Such vibrancy, such detail, such . . . beauty! Have a wonderful day my friend! Hazel xx
    My Card Attic

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  16. Two awesome cards! Love the bright and bold colors you used for bot of them.

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  17. Fabulously vibrant and gorgeous designs and just love what you have added and the colours are awesome..xxx{aNNie}

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  18. Wonderful cards Lisa! I love the round shape with the scallop border and bright vivid colors! Awesome cards!
    Pam
    scrap-n-sewgranny.blogspot.com

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  19. WoW! Both beautiful & vibrant cards. Love them.

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  20. Wow, Lisa. These are so bright & beautiful and different from your usual style. Love the circular shape & the embellishing! Amazing work!!

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  21. Loved the vibrant burst of colors on both these card Lisa ! The circular shape make it fun n interesting !

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  22. Color bursts and circular shapes really do scream Birthday Bash! Love all the layers and colors.

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  23. WOW!!!! This just screams happiness!!! I LOVE all the beautiful pops of bright color... so very pretty! The circular shaped card is fantastic and I love that you added the additional circles on the card, it definitely draws the eyes in... this is a fantastic card and the ribbons match perfectly! I love this Lisa, you have really inspired me to want to make some shaped cards!!!
    I hope you have a wonderful day my friend!
    Hugs,
    xox

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  24. oh WOW!!!! amazing! just love these. the colors are spectacular! awesome!

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  25. Those are bold, bright colours and I for one love them!!! I love circles too!

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  26. Oh my goodness golly molly!!! Talk about an explosion of color! You've certainly set the bar for what that means. These creations are soooo pretty Lisa! I am not a maker of shaped cards but I'm a huge admirer of them. <3 <3 So in love! Thank you for helping me celebrate my birthday!!

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  27. Hi, Lisa! What a beautiful use of circles and "round-ness-es"! Gorgeously colored, and so happy in every way! Brilliant! (I can now close my lower jaw - because these are jaw-dropping amazing!) hugs, de

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  28. So stunning and amazing cards! Wonderful colours and design! Hugs, Maria ;-)

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  29. These are really gorgeous Lisa, I like the shape the fabulous cheerful colours and of course the beautiful flowers
    Kevin xx

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  30. Bold and bright - yes, but also totally beautiful. They are such cheery, happy cards, wonderful layering, beautiful colours, fabulous design! Hugs, Anne xx

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  31. Beautiful, colorful and well designed cards. I love the circles and bright colors.

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  32. My sweetest friend, I am beyond ecstatic to be visiting you tonight! How dearly I've missed your precious and inspiring blog. Your cards are stunning... an explosion of colorful beauty. :o) You sure know how to take a mood board and run away with it! The circular shapes feel perfectly celebratory and I LOVE your use of the ringlet die! For some reason I just love that die and it works so beautifully here. The papers and flowers are exquisite, paired together in such an inspiring design. Every style in which you create results in the utmost beauty. Have a sweet and sparkly night, my dearest Lisa. :o)

    Hugs and blessings,
    Karen

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  33. I just love the circle shaped cards and the dimension you got from stacking them. And such a great choice of color combinations. Have a great day.
    April

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  34. WOW!!! I love the bold colors and awesome papers you used on these two fabulous cards! The layering of the circle look awesome and I love the ringlet die..another must have,lol! The flowers are gorgeous and the ribbon is perfect! Stunning designs my friend!
    Have a great evening!
    Sherrie k

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  35. Beautiful Lisa! What a dynamic duo! Love the fancy bows and blossoms!

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  36. Holy wowzers Lisa! A rainbow of bold and beautiful colours exploded into my room as your page loaded! Wow, these are so unique and stunning! The round shape is so much fun and I love the backing with the scalloped edges! Love how you layered up all the additional circle panels, carrying the theme throughout the card, and the rings die cut too! Beautiful florals and that two toned ribbon is just glorious! Love love love these!!

    So we finally got a couple hours of rain the other day. Of course, the ground sucked it up faster than it could come down, but it sure was nice to hear the sound of rain on the roof for a little while! sending hugs :)

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  37. Wow oh wow!!!! These cards are absolutely stunning!!! They are just perfect for Becca's mood board!! I just adore them!!!! Breathtaking design, I must CASEing it one time!!!!! Great colours combo and details in both of them!!! I pinned them, awesome works!!

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  38. WOW!!! Breathtaking cards Lisa! The purple one stole my heart! What an amazing burst of colors and wonderful floral arrangements! Simply marvelous.
    Hugs
    Samra
    Paper Talk with Samra

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  39. Well I'll be darn! These are intriguing and so original! Wowzers use of the dies and the circular shape. The dimension on these beauties is awesome sauce. Elegantly executed with so many luscious layers and the colors are gorgeous. Such fun cards and details! Hugz to you muffin! ~Niki

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  40. Hi Lisa,
    I absolutely love those bright colors!!WOW! Speechless my friend!! I love the DCWV's colorful stack!! It is beyond beautiful!!I love the fun circular shape!
    Gorgeous! Stunning! Beautiful!
    Awesome craetions my friend!!
    Have a blessed day,
    M'
    Crafting With Creative M

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  41. Superb cards! Beautiful colours and love the circular shape! Smaller circles have added a beautiful dimension to it! Your flower arrangement is gorgeous as always!
    Big Hugs
    Priyanka

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  42. OMGoodness Lisa, these birthday cards are so fun and fabulous! I love the bright, happy colors you have used. And the seam binding-what beautiful colors! I also love the flowers and the shape. Makes me happy just looking at these fun cards! Hugs, Brenda

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    1. forgot to say, it has been hot here too, but with the pool it makes like much more enjoyable outside!! Wish you could join me!! lol Hugs, Brenda

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  43. Wow...love the explosion of colour, this collection of cards are sure to brighten someones day. Fabulous creating! x

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  44. Ohhhh Lisa the moment I saw these I was in LOVE ! The bright vibrant colors are amazing with your design ! These are a beautiful WOW !!!
    Hugs & Blessings ,
    Mayra

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  45. Wonderful bright designs. Love the circle accent die and the the circle layers. amazing as always.

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  46. Oh gosh Lisa, love these beautiful cards. love the design and the vibrant colors!!

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  47. Oh so pretty! Of course, I'm partial to the pink/purple version. The red/orange is perfect for Fall.

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  48. What amazing cards to celebrate Becca's bday bash! These are jaw dropping and fun and sassy and artistic all rolled into one! Love, love!

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  49. WOW....bold and beautiful!! The colors can't do anything but make you happy that's for sure!! Loving the shape and always all the pretty details, ribbons and flowers!! I don't know you always manage to make not one but TWO cards at the same time...so very gorgeous my friend!

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  50. Fantabulous! LOVE the round shape and the scalloped edges and the glorious blooms!

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  51. Oh my goodness, the color on these card is out of this world! I just LOVE the design and shape. How fabulous! Awesome cards my friend!
    Shelly

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