Welcome to Makeover Monday!!

Birthday card created with Stampin' Up's Garden Birdhouses stamp set for Makeover Monday.  #Stampin' Gala, #Julie Gilson, #DYI, #Crafts, #Handmade cards

Today’s “stepped up” version of yesterday’s Simple Sunday is for the avid crafter.  

Two additional birdhouses have been added to this card as well as some texture in the background.

Birthday card created with Stampin' Up's Garden Birdhouses stamp set for Makeover Monday.  #Stampin' Gala, #Julie Gilson, #DYI, #Crafts, #Handmade cards

One of my favorite new embellishments is the Artistry Bloom Adhesive-Backed Sequins.  I find that I reach for them for almost every project.

Here is a look at the inside.

Birthday card created with Stampin' Up's Garden Birdhouses stamp set for Makeover Monday. #Stampin' Gala, #Julie Gilson, #DYI, #Crafts, #Handmade cards

Card Recipe

Balmy Blue, 11 X 4-1/4, score at 5-1/2
Basic White, 5-1/4 X 4
Basic White, 5-1/8 X 3-7/8, emboss the top half
You’re a Peach DSP, 3-3/4 X 4, cut on an angle
Balmy Blue, 1/4 X 5, trim excess
Balmy Blue, 3-1/8 X 3-7/8
Basic White, 3 X 3-3/4
Basic White scrap for sentiment
Basic White, 5-1/4 X 4
Basic White, 5-1/8 X 3-7/8
You’re a Peach DSP, use the remaining piece from the diagonal cut from the front 

 

 

As always, thank you for choosing me as your Stampin Up Demonstrator!!

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