Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Fly Away....

Hello & Happy Tuesday Everyone!!!
Today's my BIRTHDAY!!! YAY!
Unfortunately, I go back to work today too! BUMMER!!
The good news is.... it's a Short work week! 😂

With this being my Birthday week
I thought I'd share my
Birthday with you - I'm giving something
away each day this week! 😎

The only requirements are:


That's pretty much it!!
I will pick (1) comment each day using
 Random.org & on Saturday April 22nd
I'll  Announce the winners for the week!

Super Easy Peasy!!

Since today is my Birthday - I thought I would share
some Birthday cards I made - You know I make 
Birthday cards for the School I work for....
So I thought this was more fitting just for today!!

I really like that Butterfly Cover plate from
Papertrey Ink - It really cuts nicely with the Big Shot!
And both cards sparkle with Frost Shimmer.... 😃

** Other Supplies Used **

Cardstock - Papertrey Ink, Tim Holtz Mixed Media, Neenah
Solar White, & Georgia Pacific
 Distressed Oxides - Fossilized Amber, Spiced Marmalade,
& Cracked Pistachio
Round Ranger Blending Tools
Sheer Shimmer Frost Spritz Spray
Adhesives - Elizabeth Crafts Double Sided, ATG, Dimensionals,
& Glossy Accents
Banner Die - My Craft Spot (no longer in business)
Sentiment - Stamps of Life (Greeting for Birthdays)
Butterfly Punch - Little B (Inside my cards)
Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
Sequins - My Stash
Clear Bitty Sparkle Gems - CTMH

Oh.... Before I forget.... here's what I'm giving 
away today -

A Brand New Close to My Heart Stamp set 
called - Cupcake Sprinkles

I thought this set was PERFECT for today!!!

Thanks so much for stopping by!
Have a Fabulous day!!!!



  1. Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a fabulous day! Pretty card. Love how you did the background.

  2. Your cards are beautiful! I love butterflies :) Happy, happy birthday Theresa! I hope it is a fantastic day!
    I used the two step flower stamp that you sent to me and it turned out great using my Hampton Art Stamp Perfect tool. It will be in a post this Thursday.

  3. Happy Birthday to you my friend!! I hope that it is as special as you ARE!!
    Your cards are absolutely beautiful! I love the pretty background and gorgeous butterfly die!
    Have a wonderful day,
    Crafting with Creative M

  4. Happy Birthday to you!! I hope you have a wonderful day, even if you do have to work. Your cards are so pretty.


  5. Happy Happy Birthday Theresa!!!! Sorry you have to work on your Special Day!!! Hope you have an awesomely Blessed day!!!!!
    I soooooo love your cards!!! Those butterflies are just beautiful and the bg colors really make them pop!!! Awesomeness!!!!!!

  6. Happy Birthday to you! How nice of you to celebrate your special day with us! Love those beautiful butterfly cards! Gorgeous Cover Plate and colors!
    Thanks for the chance to win that yummy stamp set!

  7. What beautiful butterfly cards - love the black frame with the pretty colors behind! Happy Birthday to You!

  8. Happy, happy birthday, my friend!! I hope your day is filled with much love and happiness!! Celebrate!! Enjoy!! The cards are stunning!! The colors are amazing!! The black butterflies just pop!! Love them!! I hope you have a fabulous day of celebration!! Big birthday hugs :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  9. Hope you are having a wonderful birthday! Thanks for sharing it with us!

  10. Happy Birthday! Your butterfly card is beautiful.

  11. ohh beautiful...love the colours.........yummy cupcakes...thanks for your kind generosity

  12. Happy Birthday. Thanks for the chance to win.

  13. Pretty cards! The background looks amazing and the butterflies are gorgeous~Happy, happy birthday Theresa! I hope you had a fun day:)
    Sherrie K

  14. Wishing a early birthday my frined. May you have many many more. Love your cards. background is awesome and I too love taht frame. Makes me want to buy one. Sorry to hear you had to return to work. Summer is fast approaching. :)
    Have a creative day.
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  15. Saw your cards on FB and just fell in love. The way you inked your background is amazing.
    Hope your birthday was amazing today and yeah on the short work week. LOL

  16. Happy birthday, I hope your day is amazing. I love these butterfly cards!

  17. Hope you had an amazing birthday! Your butterfly cards are absolutely gorgeous! Love the pop of black against the pretty background you created!

  18. Pretty, love the butterfly background! Hope you had an amazing birthday!

  19. Happy birthday!! Hope your day is wonderful even though you have to go back to work. 😔 There should be a law that our birthday is a holiday that we get the day off for!! Great card, the background behind the butterflies is gorgeous.

  20. I hope you had a wonderful Birthday, Theresa!!! These butterflies cards are beautiful!! I love the gorgeous background and the pretty butterflies!! Have a great day.

  21. Happy birthday! Thanks for giving one of us an opportunity to win a prize! I love your birthday card because I love everything butterfly! Thanks for the inspiration!

  22. Such a beautiful background.. beautiful card... love this!

  23. Awe....Happy birthday, Theresa!! I am so loving this gorgeous card.....Love the colors you used!!

  24. Happy birthday to you! Happy birthday to you! Happy birthday dear Theresa! Happy Birthday to you! Your butterflies are beautiful!

  25. Beautiful card and love that die! WOW!

  26. Happy belated birthday!! That die plate is AMAZING! Your butterflies look incredible with the ink blended background!

  27. What a fab card, love the butterflies....and the background, fantastic job!

  28. Happy Belated!! Hope you enjoyed the day - even if it was your first day back!

    amazing cards - I love the silhouette look!!

  29. Love your backgrounds and pretty butterflies.

  30. Okay, I really stink at remembering birthdays...sigh. I hope you had a wonderfully fabulous day my sweet friend!

    I really love these cards. The black butterflies just pop against your beautifully inked backgrounds - so pretty!