Tuesday, March 16, 2021

A Quick Birthday Card or Two

Hello friends! 

I am popping in with a post about creating quick cards with embossing folders. In the last few months, Altenew has come up with more embossing folders. Honestly, I can't pick out one that I do NOT like. 

I am here to share the one with the sentiment "Happy Birthday".  I don't know about you.... but this seems to happen once in a while. Sometimes, I get request from family members that they need a masculine birthday card asap... (eye-rolling).

Our Friendship Blooms

Because I consider myself a "card Ninja", I almost never fail to produce/find one within the hour. HOWEVER, if you are faced with the same challenge, this embossing folder will save the day! 

Altenew-Our Frienship Blooms-Modern Birthday Faux Letterpress Debossing Folder-002 

Here I have two ways of using it. You may have seen them already, but I am sharing them again to refresh your memory! Altenew-Our Frienship Blooms-Modern Birthday Faux Letterpress Debossing Folder

This one I stamped the flowers on the sides. If you like to keep it simple, simply run the embossing folder through your die cut machine.

Altenew-Modern Birthday Faux Letterpress Debossing Folder-Our Friendship Blooms Stamp Set-002

You can add a cupcake or a flower....depending on age/preference of the recipient. Or you can just use it as is! 

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There are many more creative ways of using it. But this embossing folder will be my go-to for mass production and super quick birthday cards! 

Thanks so much for stopping by!

11 comments:

Unknown said...

each is beautiful!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! iam especially taken by the embossing folder!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

brandco2450@gmail.com said...

The cards are gorgeous and the embossing
folder is fantastic! With this folder
everyone should be able to make a quick card!

Sue D said...

I like how you dressed up these embossed cards.

Daria Z. said...

Wow, Virginia! Two fabulous ways to use that embossing folder!!

MadeByMeghanK said...

What a gorgeous way to use this embossing folder! Both are awesome!

conil said...

You're a master at coloring these embossing folders and these cards are proof. Borgeous, both of them.

Maura said...

You are the queen of embossing folders lately, Virginia!!! Always inspiring!!!

Dawn T said...

Fantastic cards using the folder Virginia. I wasn't too sure if I wanted this one... but it's now going on the wish list.

Denise Bryant said...

Awesome embossing folder! Love the cards!

Linda BL said...

Both cards are so neat! Love how you used the embossing and added the floral images. I especially like the card with the die cut bouquet!!

Ms. Tamp said...

Great samples with the folder.