I purchased a few new to me embossing folders a while ago, and these western inspired stamps have finally allowed me to use them. I colored up the Cowboy Cactus image and matched that up with my cactus embossing folder. The bandana in the image could easily have a paisley pattern, so I made an extra background panel and embossed that too.
Since the cactus was festooned with assorted cowboy garb, I decided to interpret it, that the partyers discarded their stuff any which place on their way home :) I inked up the end portion of the
Saddle Up Birthday Greeting and used a speech bubble to add to the whimsical nature of the card.
And I used the beginning birthday part inside, along with the Yee Haw from the
I wanted to highlight some of the great phrases on the Western Word Square, so I selectively inked up a few and layered them up using my circle punches. It needed a cowboy element, so I chose to stamp the hat, and added all of them to an embossed mustache background.
A punched star border was added to anchor the elements and fill in the space along the bottom of the card.
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