Monday, August 4, 2014

HAPPY Birthday

Happy Monday!

Today is one of those Mondays I get to play along with PaperTrey Ink's Make It Monday challenge.

This week's challenge is to use a non-border die on the edge of a card.  I actually made a tag instead of a card.  This HAPPY die is one piece and fit perfectly with this challenge.

I also opted to enter this in the Stretch Your Stamps 2 gallery.  In class today, we learned how to get some extra mileage from background stamps.  Both my border and anchor are stamped and embossed using a
large background stamp,

You have all week to play along with the challenge at PTI. 
Click right here for the link.

See you tomorrow.



  1. great card, like the maritime look

  2. I really like this tag -- very striking!

  3. Nauticals get me every time! Wonderful the way you used a word die as a border!

  4. Fabulous tag, Susie! Lovin' everything about it, from the HAPPY border to the anchor to the color scheme :-)

  5. Oh my goodness! That "happy" looks so cool. You did a great job with that.

  6. This is so cute. Great idea using the Happy die.

  7. This is terrific, Susie! Love the nautical themed birthday!


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