How to make a Birthday Card – One Layer Card

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Neon…hmmm…what do you think?

Personally, I wasn’t sure about them until Imagine Crafts sent me the whole lot of them!  (Thank you, Imagine Crafts!)

I actually STILL wasn’t sure about them until I opened them and started using them.

WOW!  They are bright, but not quite as NEON as I thought they were going to be.  I mean, you really can go too far with neon.  C’mon…remember the 80’s?

Then, when I paired them with the Fresh & Fruity Stamp Set by Reverse Confetti to make an out-of-the-box card (not fruit at all!), well…that’s when I got hooked.

View the video to see how I lined up these shapes to make a fun One Layer Card.

Reverse Confetti StampNation card Now that you’ve seen these ink pads in action, what do you think?

Here is a peek at the card I did for StampNation this week.

The video tutorial (SN exclusive) shows you exactly how I made it along with my thought process and why I chose the different elements for this card.

I hope you enjoyed today’s One Layer Card, it was a whole lot of fun to make!

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  • Tristan September 19, 2014, 5:13 am

    Love the simplicity of this card Catherine. Great out of the box thinking. Those neons look fab together.

  • Marlene Ashbeck September 19, 2014, 7:12 am

    Thumbs up to you….what a cute card!

  • Sharon J. Jones September 21, 2014, 8:47 pm

    Wowza, Catherine! I am so in love with your card and now these inks!! I’ve never used NEON ink before and it looks fantastic!! Great job, my friend!
    Hugs!

  • Deannatillmon July 3, 2015, 4:53 pm

    This is very pretty card,love the colors.

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