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Friday, March 13, 2015

Seize the Birthday ~ the sentiment as focal point

Welcome to another Seize the Birthday challenge
Today our topping is to use your sentiment as the focal point.
If you are NOT a toppings person, then you can always go with
My friend gave me a pack of these American Crafts diecut chalkboard frames for Christmas.  I thought they would be perfect for the birthday sentiment!
I made the background with strips of tape and a sponge dauber.
I hope you will join us in this challenge
The topping:  Use the sentiment as your focal point

Have a great week!


  1. Very pretty card Colleen. Love the chalkboard style and the way you did the stripes on the background.

  2. Oh dear I love that chalkboard on your card so bold and so beautiful..luv it..thanks for your visit my new blogland friend..hugs

  3. Super job with your background and what a great gift from your friend. Super card as always Colleen!

  4. Love these diecut chalkboard frames ! You used the perfect stamp for this gorgeous card,Colleen!

  5. Great colours and fabulous chalkboard technique. Thanks so much for playing along with Seize the Birthday.


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