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Handmade Birthday Card...

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by ChickensXOXO, Oct 15, 2011.

  1. ChickensXOXO

    ChickensXOXO Songster

    Apr 13, 2011
    The Carolinas
    Well, that was the plan.

    My boyfriend's 21st birthday is in a few days, and I have him a gift, I'll be baking him a cake, and tonight I decided I'd make him a card too!
    I'm bored, and I figured it would be time consuming and sweet. [​IMG]

    I have lots of scrapbooking paper and supplies, so I'm all ready to go!
    But... like with scrapbooking, I'm blank and incapable! [​IMG]

    Any suggestions? Maybe a good website for making handmade cards?

    I have all these great supplies, and I would love to make good use of them. [​IMG]

  2. ChickensXOXO

    ChickensXOXO Songster

    Apr 13, 2011
    The Carolinas
    Well, I gave up on the handmade card idea. Just can't do it!

    Instead, I'll be using photoshop (something I'm better at) to make 'love coupons'. [​IMG]
  3. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer Premium Member

    May 11, 2010
    Didn't American Greetings have kiosk stations at local stores where you could design your own card?
  4. cuntryuppiechick

    cuntryuppiechick Songster

    Apr 29, 2011
    Something simple like layer some hearts and write a note inside. Maybe string some ribbons through the card. You can google romantic verses or love songs if you can't come up with your own words.
  5. annie3001

    annie3001 My Girls

    Jun 11, 2009
    Quote:omg.... i remember them! I make most of my cards, If i receive a card, i keep it and use the birthday cakes or logos or pictures for new cards. I have special scissors for cutting. making cards are so personal, and the time it takes, thought etc. all so sweet.
    Just the fact you are taking the time to think of something special counts! [​IMG] hope he has a wonderful birthday! [​IMG]
  6. Capvin

    Capvin Songster

    Apr 13, 2011
    Lake Placid, FL
    I have the Print Shop software on my computer and it has the ability to make great cards. I use it all the time and you can add your own pictures and artwork to it.

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