Alphabet Stamp Collage Birthday Card

  • Young Adult
  • Grades 1-3

Use alphabet foam stamps in a fun and creative way to make a birthday cake card!


  • Glitter Shakers Mega Pack, 12 Assorted Colors
  • Scrap paper
  • Craft Glue
  • Small Paper or Foam Plate
  • Heart and Swirl Stamps
  • White Cardstock


Step 1. Gather your supplies.

Alphabet Stamp Card

alphabet Stamp Birthday Card

Step 2.

Fold your Canvas Paper in half to make a card.

Alphabet Stamp Collage Craft

Step 3.

Stamp a row of  green “Z”s across the bottom of your paper. This will be the base of your cake.

Kids Craft with Alphabet Stamps

Step 4.

Using the “I” stamp, create the sides of the cake. We did 3 rows of “I”s in the red ink.

Alphabet Stamp Craft

Step 5.

Using the same stamp, create a zig zag pattern across the top and bottom of the cake.

Kids craft Stamp project

Step 6.

Stamp 2 hearts in the middle of the cake, between the zig zag pattern.

Alphabet Stamp Project

Step 7.

To make frosting for the top of the cake, use the “M” stamp with purple ink.

Kids Craft Birthday Card

Step 8.

For the candles, we turned the “L” stamp upside down and stamped the candles on the top of the cake.

Alphabet Stamp Collage Craft

Step 9.

Pour some craft glue on the plate.  Gently press the spiral stamp into the glue. Make sure that the Stamp is completely covered in glue. Test the Stamp on the plate by pressing it down several times.

Glitter Collage

Step 10.

Now we will add glittered “flames” to the top of the candles. Press the glue covered Stamp on the card, above one of the candles.

Glitter Card

Step 11.

Place your stamped card on the scrap paper. Gently shake the Glitter on the stamped card. Tip: Shake off the excess Glitter from the card onto the scrap paper. Tip: fold the paper to funnel the Glitter back into the container.

Alphabet Stamp Collage Birthday Card

Step 12.

Repeat to add flames to all the candles. Use Glitter Glue to finish decorating your card. You can also use the stamps to create a happy birthday message inside the card.