A Favorite Card Sketch & FREE Wish List PDF!

Stampin Up Delightful Daisy Happy Birthday Gorgeous Card Idea - Mary Fish StampinUp

One of my favorite ways to spark creativity is to start with a great card sketch.  Today’s birthday card and sketch share a very simple way to do a quick card with plenty of WOW! using designer series paper.  I have a 1 Minute to WOW! Video Tutorial to share with you tomorrow which includes tips and and an alternate way to use “blocks” of color and pattern with designer series paper.

I love hearing from you!  Please leave me your questions or comments about the project for today.


  • Sneak Peek!  The darling 1″ wide strips of pattern are from Delightful Daisy Designer Series Paper. It’s available for purchase June 1 when the Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog begins.  Here’s my FREE Coordinating Designer Series Paper Color Chart of all the new designer series paper.  Print and keep the chart handy!

    Delightful Daisy Designer Series Paper – Images © Stampin’ Up!

  • The daisy paper strips are spaced evenly 1/8″ apart and adhered to a 3 1/2″ x 4 1/4″ rectangle of Daffodil Delight card stock.Stampin Up Delightful Daisy Happy Birthday Gorgeous Card Ideas - Mary Fish StampinUp
  • Sneak Peek!  It’s all pulled together with a yummy piece of Daffodil Delight 1/4″ Double-Stitched Ribbon (available June 1).  One side of the ribbon is cross stitch and the other is dashes.Stampin Up Delightful Daisy Happy Birthday Gorgeous Cards Idea - Mary Fish StampinUp
  • Sneak Peek!  The “make a wish” sentiment dazzles with a fabulous font and is part of the Happy Birthday Gorgeous photopolymer stamp set (available June 1).

    Stampin Up Happy Birthday Gorgeous Stamp Set

    Happy Birthday Gorgeous Stamp Set – Images © Stampin’ Up!

  • Hover and Pin it!  The photo below shows key products for today’s birthday card (and a favorite card sketch) that you can save or pin to Pinterest.  If you are viewing this post by email, you’ll need to click the title of the post to access my blog and pin.  See ALL my labeled product photos in one spot on my How to Make Simple Cards board on Pinterest.Stampin Up Delightful Daisy Happy Birthday Gorgeous Cards Ideas - Mary Fish StampinUp

FREE WISH LIST PDF!  With all these sneak peeks of new products from the Stampin’ Up! 2017-2018 Annual Catalog, you’ll want to track your favorites using my FREE Wish List.  You’ll be organized and ready to order on June 1, when the new catalog begins!

My project supply list. Click products to shop on-line!


  1. I love all your card they are so beautiful and you give us so many ideas you are awesome thank you .

  2. Thank you for the sharing a beautiful simple card! I would like to case/copy this for my June open house.

  3. J’aime beaucoup.

  4. Robbye Hamilton

    Love this card! One of my favorite color combos is dark blue and yellow. They work so well together.

  5. Your card is as fresh as a DAISY!!! Love it! 🙂

  6. Kadie in Arizona

    What an amazing and fun card you created Mary. Look forward to catching your video tomorrow.

  7. Such a great card, Mary! The Daffodil Delight ribbon is such a great accent to this cheery and fun card. Love your layout and look forward to your video!

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