Zinnia Birthday Wishes

I just can’t get enough of this Flowering Zinnias paper! The colors, the flowers, the patterns. Oh my! This time I’m showing them off with sketch #3 from the ’24 – ’25 Annual Catalog. What will you make with this gorgeous paper?


Full list of supplies needed, listed below. A die cutting machine is needed for this card.

Granny Apple Green Cardstock 

  • 5 1/2″ h x 8 1/2” w scored at 4 1/4” 
  • 5 1/4″ h x 4″ w

Flowering Zinnias Designer Series Paper (DSP):

  • Pattern #1: 3/4” w x 5 1/2” h
  • Pattern #2: 3/4” w x 5 1/2” h
  • Pattern #3: 3/4” w x 5 1/2” h
  • Pattern #4: 3/4” w x 5 1/2” h
  • Scrap for focal image

Melon Mambo: scrap for sentiment matte die

Basic White Cardstock: 

  • scrap for sentiment
  • 5 ¼” h x 4” w

Let’s Create

  1. Use a Bone Folder to burnish the Granny Apple Green at the scoreline to create the card base.
  2. Run the 5 1/4″ h x 4″ w Granny Apple Green panel through the Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine with the Dotted Circles Embossing Folder.
  3. Wrap Baker’s Twine around panel several times and tie a bow off to the left side. Attach panel to Card Base with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  4. Tear the ends of the DSP strips of varying sizes. Note: If you want the torn edge to be have a white edge, hold DSP strip with preferred pattern facing up and tear toward the preferred pattern.. If you want the torn edge to have DSP colored edge, tear away from the preferred pattern.
  5. Attach DSP strips using Stampin’ Dimensionals. 
  6. Using concentric die shapes from the Something Fancy dies, cut a Melon Mambo label matte from the larger die and a Basic White label from the smaller die. 
  7. Stamp Sentiment on Basic White label in Melon Mambo ink.
  8. Attach sentiment label to sentiment matte with Multipurpose glue. Attach sentiment matte to card with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 
  9. Sprinkle on some Adhesive-Backed Trio sequins.
  10. Decorate 5 ¼” h x 4” w Basic White Cardstock and attach to inside with Stampin’ Seal.
  11. Decorate your envelope.
  12. Pretty!  Who needs some birthday wishes.

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