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Happy Birthday, Tina!

It’s that time again!

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Happy Birthday Plywood!

We met Plywood when he crashed a BBQ we had in early June. We didn’t realize it, but he was auditioning for his new family. 

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Happy Birthday Joe!!!

I took this photo of Joe when we were first dating, I used it on the first birthday card I ever made for him, and on every card since then! This year, I’ve incorporated the newest member of our family … Continue reading

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The Prime of Miss Tina Garceau

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The Return of Cosmic, Maaaannnnnn!!!

Tina’s birthday was fast approaching, and I didn’t have a rock solid, hysterically funny idea for a card so I decided to revisit a friend from last year’s anniversary card, Cosmic, Maaaannnnnn!

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Birthday Crown No.12

 

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Happy Birthday Joe!

There are two consistent factors when it comes time to make a birthday card for Joe each year. One is that I always use this high contrast photo taken when we were dating: The second is the theme of the … Continue reading

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Loose Women and Pop Out Cakes

Keeping with our cake theme that Mrs. Crankipants started with yesterday’s rant about baked goods, here’s a pop-up birthday card I cooked up for a friend recently.

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Flee For Your Lives!!!

Godzilla: King of the Monsters was this year’s theme for Lloyd’s birthday party.

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Happy Birthday, Captain Visual!

Last night we had the pleasure of celebrating author, artist, publisher and balloon sculptor extraordinaire Gerry Giovinco’s birthday! This was the big one – 5-Ooooh! It was also a reunion of sorts in that I got to see people I … Continue reading

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Birthday Crown No. 10

The latest and greatest from Tina for Lloyd on the tenth anniversary of his birth. The theme this year was the violin since that is what Lloyd has been learning this school year. See a recent recital here. Sharp-eyed music … Continue reading

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Birthday Crown No. 8

Here is Birthday Crown No. 8 by Tina Garceau. Lloyd was and still is heavily into Trick My Truck which is a reality/makeover series where these guys essentially trick out some trucks. So his eighth birthday had an 18-wheeler theme. … Continue reading

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Birthday Crown No. 2

Lloyd’s second birthday crown created by Tina.

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Birthday Crown No. 4

It’s our son’s birthday this week so we figured we would show some of his birthday crowns which Tina makes every year. The trick is figuring out the crown’s theme. Usually it’s based on Lloyd’s current obsession. Music was the … Continue reading

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