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A birthday card designed like an album ^_^
Make any changes you want, and I'd love to see any other versions! ^_^ And apologies for the bad photography.

Posted by Maria C. from Cork, Cork, Ireland • Published See Maria C.'s 2 projects »
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  • How to make a greetings card. Album Cover Birthday Card - Step 1
    Step 1

    Choose the album you want to make (its easier if you actually have the album, but it doesn't matter too much). Find and save a picture of it online.

  • How to make a greetings card. Album Cover Birthday Card - Step 2
    Step 2

    Crop out any specific images from the album cover that you want to customize. I decided to change the logo on the girl's shirt of Kerplunk. I like to use Picnik photo editor to crop, but anything works.

  • How to make a greetings card. Album Cover Birthday Card - Step 3
    Step 3

    If you've decided to edit any images of the album cover, use Paint to edit.

  • How to make a greetings card. Album Cover Birthday Card - Step 4
    Step 4

    Open Microsoft Word, or any notebook software. Paste in the image(s) that you edited. Look for the font used on the album online (most Green Day fonts are at http://www.greendayauthority.com/downloads/fonts.php ). Type up the motto you want, I just used Happy Birthday Megan.

  • How to make a greetings card. Album Cover Birthday Card - Step 5
    Step 5

    Print off the card cover, and cut out. Fold the coloured card in half, and blue-tac on the cover.

  • How to make a greetings card. Album Cover Birthday Card - Step 6
    Step 6

    Cut around the cover, and glue it on

  • How to make a greetings card. Album Cover Birthday Card - Step 7
    Step 7

    Write the inside of the card. I chose a lyric from the album that I liked, and wrote that in.

  • How to make a greetings card. Album Cover Birthday Card - Step 8
    Step 8

    Finish any other parts of the card. Now you're done! ^_^

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xXSaint.Aida7Xx
xXSaint.Aida7Xx · 1 project
Kerplunk! I loved it Happy p.s HUGE GREEN DAY FAN!!
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