My good friend's dad is celebrating his 80th birthday today. This is the card I made for him. The Broadway Bound paper pack has some great papers to make celebration cards.
Card Base: Cut 8 ½ X 11 Whisper White paper in half width wise. You now have two pieces 8 ½ X 5 ½ . Fold one of the pieces in half lengthwise for your card front. The card front now measures 4 ¼ X 5 ½.
Card Mat: Cut Basic Black paper 4 X 5 1/4
Card Front: Cut Broadway Bound paper 3 7/8 X 5 1/8
Adhere Basic Black card to card base
Adhere Broadway Bound card to black card mat
Cut gold foil paper 2 X 5 1/4, punch one end with the triple banner punch
Cut Whisper White 1 1/2 X 5, punch one end with the triple banner punch
tie knot with black cord around end of white banner piece
Adhere white banner to gold banner piece.
attach banners to card front with dimensionals.
Cut celebrate from gold foil with thinlit, attach celebrate to white banner