Tuesday, 1 March 2011

Let's go round with the birthday cake

This card was cut on my cricut with the wild card cartridge doiley card - the paper is Bo Bunny. The birthday cake was part of a Dena designs kit.

This is for:

Cupcake 131: anything but square
Mixed meda Monday: shape up
Card cupids: shaped cards
Sarah Hurley 31: let's see your round cards
Ann's creative nook 126: bring on the colours
Speedy the cat (Mark's finest papers) 44: food
Irish teddies: birthday
Crafty Ann 35: birthday card
Stamping with the dragon: birthdays
Wild orchid 18: anything goes
Papertake weekly: anything goes + optional: something old (the cake image)
Paper romance 39: anything goes
Guylou's intimitability: anything goes

I am celebrating with some candy - you can read about it and sign up here

Torn flowers

These torn flowers were made ages ago and have been in my 'work in progress' box, waiting to be used. I stamped themm with Tim Holtz's paisley stamp (can see it a bit better if you click on the picture to enlarge).

I've used flowers and the colour inspiration from Create with Connie & Mary 139:

Papers are Basic Grey.

This is also for:

Corrosive 105: distressing
Anything goes: distressing
CCEE 1108: distress
Stampin' B 99: use a flower on a card
Stamp something: something with flowers
Allsorts 92: make your own flowers
Pattie's creations 16: make your own embellishment
Some odd girl: handmade elements
One stop craft 120: spring flowers
Lexi 34: flowers
Simply create 38: power of flowers
Crazy4challenges 76: flower
Irish teddies: birthday
Crafty Ann 35: birthday card
Stamping with the dragon: birthdays
Critter 54: sentiment
Sentimental Sundays 44: anything goes
Wild orchid 18: anything goes
Woodware USA 16: anything goes
Papertake weekly: anything goes + optional: something old (everything!)
Paper romance 39: anything goes
Dream valley 1: anything goes
Guylou's intimitability: anything goes

I am celebrating with some candy - you can read about it and sign up here

Down by the harbour

Ages ago I cut this harbour image from an old card, thinking I'd use it one day - eventually - lol! So here it is with some English Paper Company all aboard paper in the background, with the addition of some 3D stickers: life belt, anchor and ship's wheel. This is just right for Cards for men 5: water and Pixie dust 63: vacation time - summer colours and/or elements (beach, water etc).

This is also for:

Prairie fairy 47: inspired by a song - 'Oh I do like to be beside the seaside'
ECP 32: something for the boys
My Sheri 46: all about boys
Wild orchid 18: anything goes
Woodware USA 16: anything goes
Papertake weekly: anything goes + optional: something old (everything!)
Paper romance 39: anything goes

I am celebrating with some candy - you can read about it and sign up here

Classic elegance

'Classic elegance' is the title for Shabby tea room 51, which is to use red, white and black. The colour combo is also for Charisma cardz 8: black, white + one colour.

The black script paper is 7 Gypsies 'collections from the journey', I can't remember what the spotted black paper is - one of my scraps, cut with Cricut make the cut and mounted on a doiley. The scallops are for Pals paper arts 82: elements of style scallops. The flower is one rescued from a shop-bought card.

This is also for:

Lexi 34: flowers
Simply create 38: power of flowers
Crazy4challenges 76: flower
Wild orchid 18: anything goes
Woodware USA 16: anything goes
Papertake weekly: anything goes + optional: something old (everything!)
Paper romance 39: anything goes


I am celebrating with some candy - you can read about it and sign up here