Friday, April 17, 2009

Sesame Street Birthday Card

Sesame Street Birthday Card

A grandson in the neighborhood was turning 2 and loves Sesame Street -- so I stayed up most of the night designing the characters. Here is the finished card.

Keywords: “Paper Piecing" "Punch art" "Punch" "Grover" "Sesame Street" "Bert" "Big Bird" "All Holidays" "Birthday"


All Holidays, Contemporary Alphabet Numbers, Contemporary Alphabet

Paper: SU Brilliant Blue, So Saffron, Riding Hood Red, More Mustard, Bashful Blue, Vanilla Basic Gray Stripe

Ink: Brilliant Blue

Assessories: SU Punches: Wide Oval, Large Oval, Small Oval, Scallop Circle, Word Window, 1/2" Circle, Horizonal Slot, Snow Blossom, 3/4" Circle, 1" Circle, Cuttlebug Embossing: Forest Branches

Technique: Paper Piecing

Difficulty: 1 but time consuming


  1. I love it!!! I want to recreate it. YOu are so talented. I want to be as creative as you when I grow up.

  2. Any kid of any age that is 40 or older would love this card..memories of these three are treasured always.
    Easy step by step instructions too.

  3. I'd like to tell you I'm your long-lost sister (or cousin, niece, etc.) and that my birthday is coming up...just so I could find this treasure in my mailbox!!! What a paper artist you are! I'm so thrilled to discover your blog, and thanks for all the instructions/photos!