Elegant 3D Vignettes Collection by Becca Feeken - Inspiration | Birthday Card with Melissa for Spellbinders using SDS-116 Oh Happy Day, S6-136 Grand Dome 3D Card, S5-345 Layered Happy Birthday #cardmaking #birthdaycard #handmadecard #diecutting

Elegant 3D Vignettes Inspiration | Birthday Card with Melissa

Hello!  Melissa Phillips here and I’m so happy to join you again using more of the beautiful 3D Vignettes Dies from Becca Feeken. I had a lot of fun creating this birthday card using these fabulous, layered dies.

Elegant 3D Vignettes Collection by Becca Feeken - Inspiration | Birthday Card with Melissa for Spellbinders using SDS-116 Oh Happy Day, S6-136 Grand Dome 3D Card, S5-345 Layered Happy Birthday #cardmaking #birthdaycard #handmadecard #diecutting

Birthday cards are among my most favorite cards to create, and I just knew the tiny balloons in the Layered Happy Birthday Etched 3D Vignettes Dies would create something special.

Elegant 3D Vignettes Collection by Becca Feeken - Inspiration | Birthday Card with Melissa for Spellbinders using SDS-116 Oh Happy Day, S6-136 Grand Dome 3D Card, S5-345 Layered Happy Birthday #cardmaking #birthdaycard #handmadecard #diecutting

I die cut my balloons and layered circle from watercolor cardstock.  I blended ink using a foam applicator over each balloon in pastel colors.  I then added a bit of water to create a soft, ethereal look.  Once the balloons were dry, I adhered them over my die cut circle using dimensional adhesive, embellishing with sequins.

Elegant 3D Vignettes Collection by Becca Feeken - Inspiration | Birthday Card with Melissa for Spellbinders using SDS-116 Oh Happy Day, S6-136 Grand Dome 3D Card, S5-345 Layered Happy Birthday #cardmaking #birthdaycard #handmadecard #diecutting

I then layered my focal point over pattered paper cut using the beautiful Grand Dome 3D Vignettes Etched Dies.  I added my sentiment using stamps and a die cut banner from the Oh Happy Day Elegant 3D Vignettes collection.

Spellbinders Supplies:

Other supplies:

Patterned paper: My Favorite Things and Prima; Cardstock:  Bazzill Basics; Vellum:  Papertrey Ink; Flower Stamps and Ink:  Papertrey Ink; Paper Flower:  Prima;  Twine:  Martha Stewart Crafts; Adhesive:  Beacon and Tombow

The multiple layers created using these dies create such memorable and special cards…you’ll love creating with them!

Thank you for visiting!

Melissa

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11 Comments

  1. Hi Melissa love this card such a different way to this card than I am
    used to seeing with Becca’s dies love the look and the soft colours!
    Must also give this a go hugs Pam X

  2. Melissa
    I really love the way you colored the balloons 🎈. I bought this set too and even though it looks complex it goes together like peaches 🍑 and cream. TFS. Love this daily blog and inspiration!!

  3. Very fun dies. Loved the balloons die. So fun to see how different dies can be combined. Really nice new release. Thanks for the opportunity to be put in the hat for the giveaway. 🙂

  4. I love all you dies. They are wonderful. You just keep coming up with such great ideas!

  5. Awesome card. I love what I call “sherbet” colors. Reminds me of my childhood days.

  6. Love the way you used these dies and the soft colors are so nice!

  7. Great fun cards love the dies x

  8. HOW BEAUTIFUL, Melissa! You ALWAYS bring such beauty to your projects! Dainty & Feminine & just the right colors! LOVE this with the water coloring! 😉

  9. Melissa, this is so beautiful! I loved your soft hues and attention to show off some of the images individually! These new dies by Becca are just so delicious to look at!! Am still awaiting to order the Grand Caliber die when it comes in and I might get this Grand dome and Happy Birthday that goes so well together. Your card is very inspiring! Thanks for sharing!

  10. Hi, what kind of card stock do I need to buy so ink from stamps don’t run? I bought a package of card’s and my ink from stamps didn’t turn out well.

    1. there are many different kinds of paper. Neenah Solar White is great for stamping. Make sure cardstock you are using is not glossy.

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