December Birthdays Blog Hop

Hello and thanks for stopping by today! Do you know anyone with a December birthday? Do they feel they get lost in the holiday shuffle? My hubby has a birthday in December and we as a family go out of our way to make his birthday special, just so he does feel our love and affection for him. I’m honored to have been asked to participate in a cardmaking blog hop to celebrate the special folks who all have December Birthdays. Be sure to see the link up below to hop around all of the cardmaker’s blogs for lots and lots of birthday card inspiration.

December Birthdays Blog Hop

December Birthdays Blog Hop card by Jenny Hall at for cardmaking, video tutorials, scrapbooking and more!


Design Details

measurements for this project

Basic Black card stock card base: 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″
Tranquil Tide card stock layer: 3 3/4″ x 5″
Lemon Lime Twist card stock layer: 3 5/8″ x 4 7/8″
Whisper White card stock panel: 3 1/2″ x 4 3/4″

All products used are available in my Online Store

Party Panda stamp set

Who remembers last year’s Sale-A-Bration most popular stamp set…. Hey Chick? Did yo make a chicken card? I made more than my share and still am asked about that stamp set. This year’s big hit will certainly be Party Panda. With several panda images to choose from, there are endless possibilities for December birthdays.

How to mask an image

The first project I’m creating with this stamp set is a birthday card for my hubby. I’m thinking he will like it! Easy to stamp images always inspire me to step it up just a bit so I’m using this stamp set to create a group of pandas with the masking technique.

My favorite way to mask an image is as easy as following a few steps. Step 1: stamp an image on a sticky note and fussy cut (make as many of these as you need for your project). Step 2: Stamp the first image, onto the panel, that you’ll want to stand out in front. By covering it up for protection, those that are stamped behind it will appear in the background. Step 3: repeat step 2 until you have finished adding your images. Step 4: remove the sticky notes and save them for another project if you like. You now have a group of images that appear as a crowd. For a visual demonstration of this process, click to watch the video below.

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For a visual demonstration of this project, please check out the video tutorial by CLICKING HERE or watch below.


December Birthdays Blog Hop card by Jenny Hall at for cardmaking, video tutorials, scrapbooking and more!   December Birthdays Blog Hop card by Jenny Hall at for cardmaking, video tutorials, scrapbooking and more!


Click through this list of blogs for more inspiration!

Amy Koenders
Carolynn Sander
Charlet Mallett
Holly Stene
Janneke de Jong
Jay Soriano
Jenny Hall -you are here!
Jessie Holton
Kelly Kent
Natalie Lapakko
Rochelle Blok
Stesha Bloodhart
Sylwia Schreck
Tanya Boser

Here is a list of supplies I used to make this card project. Links are here that you can click to get product info and purchase items, at no additional cost to you, as well. Thank you for your support with your purchase 🙂

December Birthdays Blog Hop card by Jenny Hall at for cardmaking, video tutorials, scrapbooking and more!



Having more ways to create a focal point on your project can make a project work for you. Thanks for stopping by today.

-Jenny Hall

YOUR Independent Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator

December Promotions

Stampin’ Blends alcohol markers are here NOW and available only to demonstrators for a limited time. Get then as part of your Starter Kit and join my team as a hobby demonstrator with no further commitment to purchase. Contact me for questions 🙂


Stampin’ Blends FREE Online Course with purchase

To get into the swing of using these fantastic markers, I am offering a FREE online course to you with the purchase of a full set of Stampin’ Blends Markers  at the sell price of $121.50 from my online store. We will cover how the markers work on different types of paper as well as how to get the best blend. If you are interested in getting this FREE class, contact me today or simply click to purchase the Full Set of Stampin’ Blends Markers and I will contact you to add you to the course. I am available for training and assistance during the course and am pleased to be able to share this journey. Reserve your spot today!!!

Best price on Stampin’ Blends is to get them at a discount in your Starter Kit!

Stampin' Blends Markers FREE online course with the purchase of a full set of markers from Jenny Hall at for video tutorials, cardmaking projects, scrapbooking and more!



Here are a few other projects you may enjoy

Crazy Crafters Blog Hop Guest Designer card with daisies by Jenny Hall at for cardmaking, scrapbooking, video tutorials, papercraft gifts and more!        simple watercoloring for cardmaking with Stampin Up supplies and free video tutorial at by Jenny Hall Designs for cardmaking papercrafts stamping and scrapbooking


Using the current HOST CODE will add to your points toward a free stamp set!

Jenny Hall


In answer to many questions, yes I am a Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator and YES you can join my team. I have a non-geographical team, which means you can live anywhere in the US and participate on my team. I hold monthly meetings via FaceBook LIVE in which you assemble a prepared project. Now is also the best time to join as a hobby demo. It’s a win=win for you !


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  1. Jenny, your pandas are so adorable. I’m so glad I ordered that set. I can’t wait to watch your video as I’m sure you have great tips for masking. I’ll have to watch after we return from Disney on Sunday.

  2. So beautiful and fun! I loved the video, too! I wish it had existed when I was first learning how to do masking; you explain everything so clearly! Thanks for joining in the blog hop, it was so awesome to hop with you!

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