Begin with a card base of basic black that measures 8 1/2" x 5 1/2" and is scored at 4 1/4". Add a piece of melon mambo that measures 4" x 5 1/4". On the inside, add a piece of sahara sand cardstock that measures 4" x 5 1/4". Stamp an inside greeting in basic black and add a small melon mambo balloon and string.
Cut a piece of DSP that measures 3 3/4" x 5". At the middle of the 5" side, so at 2 1/2", cut in 2" from the right side. Fold each of these flaps back to make the collar. Cut a piece of sahara sand that measures 3 3/4" x 5" and put the dsp over the top and trace the opening. Stamp the bear using early espresso ink. Erase the pencil marks and tape the DSP to the sahara sand pane and then add to the front of the card using dimensionals.
Punch 2 of the larger balloons in crushed curry and mint macron and stamp the birthday greeting in the mint balloon. Tape the curry balloon and use a dimensional to add the mint balloon. Stamp the strings in basic black and then add the bow with the baker's twine and add with a glue dot.