Earn TULIP REWARDS for a $50 Shopping Spree! - Host Code: GMA2A39S

Pals Stampin’ Up! Birthday Blog Hop

DecBlogHopOr should I say "Hoppy Birthday!"   Welcome to the Pals December Demonstrator Hop!  This month, we're featuring birthday themed cards and projects! I hope you enjoy the hop and the amazing creations that the Pals have come up with.  Party on!

You've likely hopped over from Stop #12, Nicole Watt's blog at http://www.impressionsbynicole.com.  She created our snappy hop badges, too!  I'm Stop #13 on the Pals Hop and I'm glad you hopped in! I'll help you "hop along" from blog to blog where you'll find great ideas for birthday paper creations from the Stampin' Pretty Pals!  Should you hop off course, simply click on any of the links in the Pals Hop Line-up below and you'll be back on track!
Hop along for more inspiring ideas from Rae Harper at http://wildwestpaperarts.com, Stop #14 on the December Pals Hop!

Stampin up demonstrator blog birthday card idea owl builder punch squareThe Stampin' Up! 1 1/4" Square Punch helped me pop out a pattern in no time!

Stampin up demonstrator blog birthday card idea own builder punch 2

I added a Stampin' Up! Mini Jingle Bell to the party hat.


Stampin up demonstrator blog birthday card idea owl builder punch square banner
Consider stamping with matching colors.  I stamped Riding Hood Red Ink on Riding Hood Red card stock.

Mary signature


CARD 5 1/4" X 5 1/4"

Stamp Set:  Happiest Birthday Wishes (Hostess Rewards:  W122615, C122617)
Paper:  Regals Patterns Designer Series Paper Stack (117154), Subtles Patterns Designer Series Paper Stack (117152), Perfect Plum (101889), Riding Hood Red (111348), More Mustard (100946), Crumb Cake (120953), Whisper White (100730)

Ink:  Riding Hood Red (111836)
Cool Tools:  1 1/4" Square Punch (119865), Owl Builder Punch 9118074), Paper Snips (for envelope flap, 103579)
The Perfect Touch:  Mini Jingle Bells (Holiday Mini Catalog, 124116), Stampin' Dimensionals (104430), Mini Glue Dots (103683), Silver Brads (104336)

Stampin up demonstrator blog birthday card idea owl punch
OTHER:  Stampin' Up! Color Coach (a wonderful inspiration for the festive color combo of Perfect Plum, Riding Hood Red and More Mustard, 120148), Whisper White Medium Square Envelope (107289)



  1. Patti MacLeith at Papercrafts by Patti
  2. Angie Blake at Angie's Musings
  3. Kylie Nicolosi at Kylie's Crafty Corner
  4. Melanie Collins at Oops a Daisy Designs
  5. Angela Richwine at Stampin' Away with Angela
  6. Mikki Sarkisyan at Mikki's Creative Corner
  7. Barb Furlong at The Love of Stamping
  8. Jennifer Takacs at My Stampin Blog
  9. Linda Fisher at Linda's Stamin Loft
  10. Julie Trevett-Smith at The Stampin' Affair!
  11. Nancy Gleason at My Stampin' Space
  12. Nicole Watt at Impressions By Nicole
  13. Mary Fish at Stampin' Pretty
  14. Rae Harper at Wild West Paper Arts
  15. Nina Dee at Deesigns by Nina Dee
  16. Cindy Hall at Pretty Impact
  17. Benjamin Turner at He Stamps

14 thoughts on “Pals Stampin’ Up! Birthday Blog Hop”

  1. Mary, this color combo is fabulous!!! Love the background of square color blocks and that sweet, adorable owl!

  2. Oh My GOSH Mary – your card is ADORABLE. Can’t wait to connect to the HOP…..Know you’all are super talented and can’t wait to see what you’all have created. Many THANKS for putting this all together.

  3. So cute! These colors are so cheerful and pretty together, but I especially love the jingle bell on the hat!


Leave a Comment

Subscribe to my daily email & BE FIRST to receive my simple card ideas, FREE tutorials, sweet Stampin’ Up! deals & new product drops!  


Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator

My Customer Commitment: My blog and Stampin’ Up! business are dedicated to sharing everything I know and continue to learn about the craft of stamping and card making.
I’m committed to making the on-line shopping experience personalized and do my best to
provide the latest information on new Stampin’ Up! products, techniques and promotions.

Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Mary Fish, Stampin’ Pretty, with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.

The content in this blog is the sole responsibility of Mary Fish as an Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator and the use of and content of classes, services or products offered is not endorsed by Stampin' Up!

Disclosure of Material Connection: I have an “affiliate link” with Stamp-n-Storage, craft storage solutions.  This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, I will receive an affiliate commission. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will add value to my readers. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

BE FIRST!  Subscribe to my Stampin’ Pretty daily emails below and be first to receive: 

✓ My simple card ideas
✓ FREE step-by-step tutorials
✓ Sweet Stampin’ Up! Deals
✓ New Product Drops