Chalkboard Birthday Card with Balloon Bash Stamps and Birthday Bash Paper


Last week I was in Hawaii for the Stampin' Up! 2015 Grand Vacation incentive trip!  I was lucky enough to be asked to be a presenter during our demonstrator Share Fair!  Approx. one month before the trip I received a box of goodies from the new catalog and below you'll see my creation . . . a pop-up platform card.  I promised instructions along with dimensions to those that stopped by and that will be coming . . . on May 27th . . . so please stop back next week!  In the meantime, scroll down to enjoy another fun idea!


Pop Up Platform Collage


I have loved using the Chalkboard Paper with the Chalk Inks!  The stamps in the Balloon Bash stamp set are perfect for the chalkboard look!


Birthday Bash Card


Dimensions & Directions:

  • Whisper White cardstock . . . 5-1/2" x 8-1/2", folded
  • Birthday Bash Specialty Paper  
    • One print  . . . 2" x 5-1/2"
    • One print . . . 2-3/4" x 4-3/4"
      • Cut both at once with the Banner Framelit, see photo below

Cutting Banners



  • Adhere longer narrow banner to center of card front
  • Adhere wider banner over longer approx. 1/2" from top of card front
  • Chalkboard Paper 
    • Cut out Label Framelit #4
    • Stamp sentiment with Yellow Citrus Chalk Pad (allow to dry or use heat tool to speed up the process)
    • Attach to card front with Dimensionals
  • Stamp "celebrate" part of the sentiment on white scrap with Calypso Coral Ink
    • Fussy cut banner with paper snips
    • Attach banner to chalkboard label with Dimensionals
    • Add rhinestones to label
  • Calypso Coral Seam Binding . . . 8" piece tied into bow
    • Attach to card with Mini Glue Dot


Need help with your bow?  Here's a great trick for making perfect bows!



Stampin' Supplies:


The Balloon Bash stamps and Birthday Bash Paper will not be carrying over to the new catalog, so both are only available til June 2nd!  Be sure to check out all the retiring product, too . . .some up to 50% off!

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Thanks for stopping by!  Happy Stampin'


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