I Dream Of Genie – Happy Birthday

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Today’s handmade card has been created for the new challenge at Aud Sentiments challenge blog #283.

The theme for this challenge is Birthday Sentiment.

You can make any type of project such as a card, tag, scrapbook layout, pocket letter, box etc.
The theme must be follow and a sentiment included.

Our sponsor for this challenge is Dr Digi’s House Of Stamps.

I have used one of their digital images called I Dream of Genie.

Handmade card using a digital image from Dr. Digi's House Of Stamps called I Dream If Genie

Here is a tutorial on how I created this card.

You will need :

7″ By 7″ White Card
Dr Digi’s House Of Stamps Digi Image I Dream of Genie
Promarker Pens
The Paper Boutique Perfect Partners – Navy And White Paper Pad
The Paper Boutique Essential Nesting Dies Volume 1
The Paper Boutique Filigree Fancy – Sentiments Volume XX
Black Card
White Card
Glue / Double Sided Tape
Foam Pads


Choose two backing papers from the paper pad and print off the digital image onto white card.

Layer one:
Cut a square from black card measuring 16.5 cms by 16.5 cms.
Cut a square from the first paper measuring 16 cms by 16 cms.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base.

Layer two:
Cut a piece from black card measuring 3 cms by 16.5 cms.
Cut a piece from the second paper measuring 2.5 cms by 16.5 cms.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base using foam pads.

Layer three:
Using the large corner die, cut two from the second paper.
Attach to the card base on the right corners.

Layer four:
Colour in the digital image I Dream of Genie. I used promarker pens.

Skin: Dusky rose, pastel pink, blush.
Turban / Vest: Orange, amber, storm cloud, midnight blue, sky blue.
Smoke: cool grey 3, 2, 1.
Lantern: Orange, amber, pumpkin, saffron.

Handmade card using a digital image from Dr. Digi's House Of Stamps called I Dream If Genie

Cut a piece of black card measuring 14 cms by 7 cms.
Cut the digital image to measure 13.5 cms by 6.5 cms.
Matt and layer together and attach the the card base using foam pads.

Layer five:
Using a sentiment, cut the matt die from black card.
Cut the sentiment from white card.
Matt and layer together and attach to layer two.

Layer six:
Using Word make an extra sentiment, I used May All Your Wishes Come True.
Matt and layer with black matts and attach to 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:

Victoria Reach For The Stars – Happy Birthday

Tropical Dreams – Enjoy The Little Things

Georges Hammock Gnome – Happy Father’s Day

Tropical Dreams – Birthday Wishes

Winnie Sunshine Delight – Happy Birthday


Challenges I would like to enter are:

CD Sunday Plus Challenge #68– Anything Goes Must Include Something From A Cd, Usb, Digital Download

Lemon Shortbread Challenge #154 – Anything Goes

Through The Craft Room Door Challenge September – Anything Goes

Crafty Sentiments Designs Challenge September – Anything Goes

Digi Choosday Challenge Wk36 – Anything Goes

Mix It Up Challenge Blog #53 – Anything Goes Option of Monochrome


11 thoughts on “I Dream Of Genie – Happy Birthday”

  1. Elaine Stark says:

    A great card, a lovely layout. Elaine

  2. Pamela says:

    The sentiment really fits in with that image Lisa.
    CD Sunday Plus DT.

  3. Jocelyn Butler says:

    What a great image you have chosen, great colouring too. Thank you for sharing with us.
    Jocelyn x
    CD Sunday Plus DT

  4. Colinda says:

    Hihihi, such a fun card and perfect matching sentiment!
    Enjoy your weekend,

  5. Rose Andrew says:

    Beautiful card .. love the image
    Thank you for joining us at Digi Choosday Craft Challenge.
    Good Luck
    Rose DT

  6. Lovely card, I second Pamela, the image and the sentiment fit so well
    Thank you for joining us
    CD Sunday plus DT

  7. Judy McKay says:

    Lovely card. It is such a cute fun card. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Gals Corner this month. Hope to see you back here again soon. Have a creative week. Judy DT

  8. Maritza Rios says:

    Beautiful card and lovely image. Thank you for joining with us at Digi Choosday Craft Challenge
    Good luck with your entry
    Maritza DT

  9. Danka says:

    Cute card and sweet Genie. Thank you for entering our Anything Goes Challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.
    Twórcze pasje Danki {My Blog}

  10. Sue Blessing says:

    What a fabulous card.
    Thank you for sharing your card crafting skills with us at the ATG challenge for Through the Craft Room Door. TTCRD.blogspot.com
    I look forward to seeing many more of your challenges.
    With kind
    regards Sue
    TTCRD DT Blogspot handmadecardsbysb:wordpress.com

  11. Tinz says:

    This is a really fun card,

    Hugz Tinz

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