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Surprise party with Peter

Hello everyone! It's Peter here again, ready to deliver some crafty inspiration! I made a frame card again, but this time I changed it up a little. I didn't really made mini scenes, but just used the frame as a fun element on the card.

I picked out an old time favorite: Party Animal. It's one of the sets that made me fall in love with Lawn Fawn long time ago. I also added Holiday Party Animal in the mix, so I had a different critter for every window of the frame.

Before I started coloring, I picked a patterned paper from my stash to decide on my color scheme.
Then I stamped everything out and colored the images in with my Copic markers.

I picked a matching colored cardstock for the frame and two for the sentiment; one for the Scripty Happy and one for the 'birthday' piece.

You can cut the background paper to size with your paper trimmer, but I'm lazy so I used my Outside In Stitched Rectangle Stackables. If you would like to match it exactly in size, you could use the Large Stitched Rectangle Stackables.

To make the sentiment a little more fun, I added glitter to the 'Happy' with the help of my Quickie glue pen. The 'birthday' is heat embossed on a piece of the cardstock I picked out.

I die cut the frame with the Foursquare Backdrop: Landscape die.

The final stap is to assemble it all and voila, your cute birthday card is done!

If you want to know more about how I've made this card, you can check out my video. And please know you're always free to ask me anything, I will be happy to help!

I hope you will have an amazing rest of the week!


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