Saturday, November 10, 2018

Happy Birthday "Cheers" Card

I have a friend whose birthday is in December and she has a party every year with the subtitle "Midweek Merrymaking".  She loves to try new cocktails so I thought she would like this CAS card.  I am looking forward to giving it to her next month.  
V04, B00 & YG01

I stamped three beverages from "Raise a Glass" by Clearly Besotted, then colored with Copic markers.  I really like the color combination of V04, B00 and YG01.    I fussy cut the images,  added a bit of gloss using Nuvo Tonic Clear Glaze and put them away to dry.  I then took an A2 card and scored two lines above and below where I wanted to attach the cut-outs.  I thought this would frame my focal point.  Next, I heat embossed a sentiment and adhered all 4 pieces with 3D foam squares.  Last, I stamped Happy Birthday inside the card.
Closeup to show the glaze shine and scored border


I should do this more often, but I took a picture of the supplies I used

I am entering this card in the following challenges:

CAS on Friday Challenge 145

 For your blog

Seize The Birthday #154 - I went all the way and used the CAS "Topping".

Casual Friday #212 Challenge

UPDATE:  I was very excited to learn that my CAS card was selected as the Challenge Winner for Seize the Birthday!

...and as a CAS on Friday Favorite!

Thanks for stopping by,


  1. Brilliant CAS card Karen ;) Viv xx

  2. Very simple but stunning card.

  3. I love the look of those cocktails! Gorgeous CAS card! Thanks for joining us at CAS-ual Fridays.

  4. Such a great CAS birthday card! The added scored border looks amazing! So happy to have this card in our gallery at Seize the Birthday!


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