Bear Tails – Happy Birthday

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Today’s handmade card has been created for the challenge at I Love Promarkers Challenge #557.

The theme for this challenge is Anything Goes with the option Shapes.

You must use alcohol markers on your work to join in the fun, any brand is excepted.

Our sponsor for this challenge is SheepSki Designs.

For my card I have used one of their digital images called Bear Tails.

Handmade card using a digital image from Sheepski Designs

Here is a tutorial on how I created this card.

You will need :

7″ By 7″ White Card Base
SheepSki Designs Called Bear Tails
Touch Migo Twin Alcohol Marker Pens
Creative Crafting World – Pollyanna Pickering Wild Birds – Paper Popper Pad
The Paper Boutique Lovely Lattice – Sentiments Volume XV
The Paper Boutique Beyond Alphabet Collection
Small Shaped Dies
White Card
Black Card
Green Card
Orange Card
Blue Card
Red Card
Glue / Double Sided Tape
Foam Pads


Print the digital image Bear Tails on to white card.
Choose two papers from the paper pad that can be used for flooring and wall paper.

Layer one:
Cut a square from black card measuring 16.5 cms by 16.5 cms.
Cut a piece from one of the papers ( used for the wall paper ) measuring 9.5 cms by 16 cms.
Cut a piece from one of the papers ( used for the flooring ) measuring 6.5 cms by 16 cms.
Matt and layer together.
Cut a piece of white card measuring 1 cm by 16 cms attach across where the papers meet.
Attach to the card base.

Layer two:
Colour in the Bear Tails digital image, I used Touch Migo twin alcohol marker pens.

Bear: Brown grey, yellow orchre, walnut, baby skin pink, salmon pink, putty, cream.
Rabbit: Green grey 1, 3, 5, milk white.
Dog: Mahogany, burnt orange, bronze, chocolate.
Fox: Yellow, sand, marigold.
Book: Lime green, spring dim green, cool grey 2.

Handmade card using a digital image from Sheepski Designs

Cut around the image and attach to the card base using foam pads.

Layer three:
Cut some shapes from coloured cards using the shape dies.
Add a few letters to the square shapes.
Attach to the card base using foam pads.

Layer four:
Using a sentiment die, cut the matt die from black card.
Cut the sentiment from white card.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base, using foam pads.

To finish add an insert to the inside of the card base


Thank you for visiting my blog and please feel free to follow and make any of my handmade card tutorials.

If you would like to see other cards I have made please have a look here:

Goldilocks + The Three Bears – Good Friends

Daisy Panel – Bee Happy

Tropical – Have A Happy Day

Bear Tails – Dream Big

Daisy Panel – Enjoy Every Moment



Challenges I would like to enter are:

613 Avenue Create Challenge April 2024 – Anything Goes, Optional Twist – Splash Of Colour

Gem Of A Challenge Wk8 – Anything Goes

Creative Knockouts Challenge #520 – For The Kids


2 thoughts on “Bear Tails – Happy Birthday”

  1. This is too adorable! Thank you so much for sharing this with us at 613 Avenue

  2. kitty says:

    Such a beautiful kids card. Thanks for joining our challenge at Creative Knockouts. Good luck with your entry.
    Kitty DT

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