Hello there! Shemaine here today sharing a fun Summertime themed Birthday card. Both my kiddos have summertime birthdays so making fun, creative cards for them is always fun. My daughter loves Kauai so I thought a bright tropical card would be perfect for her upcoming birthday.

Summertime Birthday Card

For today’s card, I started out stamping several of the tropical images from Rina K Designs Sending Sunshine stamp and die set. I like to use a stamping platform like the Misti to get crisp images. Once I’ve stamped everything, I used the coordinating dies to cut them out for the card.

Using the coordinating detail stencil, I added some Rina K Designs Neon Poppin Pink Glitz to the flower.

Using an old embossing folder in my stash from Darice, I embossed my background paper with a fun pineapple design.

Net, using Thermo-Web’s 3D foam squares I arranged the die cuts to create a design on my card.

Because I chose an intricate die for the sentiment, I like to layer a few cuts together and the Easy-Cut Adhesive is perfect for achieving that. I cut the amount I need and adhere it to the back of the cardstock and run it through my die cutting machine.

Once I’ve layered them, I can peel the back off and adhere it to my card base like below.

The finished card is as refreshing as summertime lemonade! The Rina K stamps and inks coordinate so well to create a vibrant variety of colors.

Therm-O-Web Supplies:

RINA K. DESIGNS STAMPNSTENCIL DIE SET, SENDING SUNSHINE
RINA K. DESIGNS STAMPNSTENCIL DETAIL STENCIL, SENDING SUNSHINE
RINA K. DESIGNS STAMPNSTENCIL STAMP SET, SENDING SUNSHINE
RINA K. DESIGNS NEON GLITZ GLITTER GEL – POPPIN’ PINK
RINA K DESIGNS ELECTRO POP INKS, ORANGE GLOW
RINA K DESIGNS ELECTRO POP INKS, HELLO YELLOW
RINA K DESIGNS ELECTRO POP INKS, LOUD LIME
RINA K DESIGNS ELECTRO POP INKS, POPPIN’ PINK
PIXIE SPRAY
ICRAFT PURPLE TAPE,1.5″

Other supplies used:

Darice pineapple embossing folder

Happy Birthday sentiment die from My Favorite Things

Scalloped rectangle die My Favorite Things.

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