Bear & Frog Happy Birthday Card
By LeNae Gerig
Designer’s Tip: Use Stickles™ glitter glue to add sparkle to details on the fairy stamps.
- Card Front: Cut the card to 5” square and place the fold at the top. Glue 4 3/4” square of Rosemary & Thyme pink dot paper to the center. Glue 2¾” wide pink/blue floral paper down the card center.
- Die cut a 3¼” wide circle from Silky Paper and stamp with Janie’s Beary Fairies frog & bear, and fairy dust images. Outline the bear with Spectrum Noir™ Browns TN7 and blend with Blender Pen. Color the muzzle with GB8. Color ears, headband, dairy dust and half of the dress flowers with Spectrum Noir™ Pinks PP5. Color the large flower and remaining dress flowers with Spectrum Noir™ Pinks DR3 and blend with Blender Pen. Color leaves with Spectrum Noir™ Greens CG2. Outline wings with Spectrum Noir™ Turquoises BT1 and Blender Pen. Color wand handle and dress with BT4 pen. Outline frog with Spectrum Noir™ Greens DG8 and blend and color in with CG2. Color around outside of stamped image using Spectrum Noir™ Turquoises BT4 and Blender Pen. Place dots of gold glitter glue on the flower centers and fill in he wand star. Use fingertip to apply glitter glue to wings and add dots among fairy dust.
- Die cut a 3 7/8” scalloped circle from 8”x8” Princess light blue cardstock. Glue the stamped circle to the center and place dots of gold glitter glue on each scallop. Let dry. Glue the scalloped circle to the card center.
- Cut 1 3/4x5/8” Silky Paper and cut a “V” into one end. Trim the corners off the opposite end to make a tag. Ink edges and stamp with Janie’s Beary Fairies “Happy Birthday.” Use sheer blue dot ribbon to make a bow and Zot( along with the tag to the top right side of the circle as shown. Zot( 1 medium blue and 2 small pink blossoms to the bottom left edge as shown.