Thursday, July 28, 2011

2 Cards for 2 Challenges Part 2!!!!

Hello again.. this is a quick one since it's a second post...
Here is the second card I made....


Card stock, Ink - Stampin' Up
Designer Paper is From the Yummy Imagine Art Cartridge
Cartridges - (Banner) April Showers Cut @ 2"
(Top Banner Layer green & Name) was welded together
in my gypsy using the April Shower & Lyrical letters (jumbo font)
The letters are @ 3/4"
I used 2 silver brads from my stash to look like it's nailed in the wall
I used a white signo gel pen for the faux stitching around the banner
The Numbers (16) are from the Sweet Treats Cartridge Cut @ 2 1/4" (2x's)
I also used Glossy Accents on my sons name... you may not be able
to see the shine but it's there! :o)


The Inside Cupcake was cut from the Yummy Imagine Art Cartridge
The Cupcake was Cut @ 3 1/2" from the first Image in the book, then
The Cupcake wrapper was Cut @ 4" from the 2nd Image in the book....
I wanted it to have more blue colors than pink.... :o)
The inside came from my Hallmark Program and I
used the RGB Codes from a Stampin' Up color for the colors
in the sentiment...


I cut the cupcake out twice and popped it up....
I also used some Glossy accents on the Cherry and
the Darker Chocolate top layer......


Here is just a side view showing the #16 Candles being popped up!
I also used some Yellow Stickles for the candle...
Just around the border to give it a little flame spark! :o)

I'm putting this in the Challenge over at:
Birthday Sundaes - Using an Inspirational Photo
Here's the photo:


My inspiration came from just using the cupcakes and the
Color blue in my card..... You are suppose to have a sentiment
on your card as well... but because this is clearly made as
a 16th Birthday card I thought it would still apply!
Or at least I hope so! :o) Anyway that's my
2 cards for 2 Challenges.... I hope you guys like them!
I thought they came out great and so did my son
who has them displaying in his room!
Have an AWESOME DAY!!!
Theresa

9 comments:

  1. Love the banner- and the inside is decorated as nice as the outside :)Amy
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  2. Sweet, sweet! Love the banner with his name. Wonderful paper and I love,love the cupcake on the inside.

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  3. This one is just as awesome as the other one!!! And Juston has them displayed in his room! That's the best part!!! The colors are just great. :)

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  4. This is pretty inside and out! Love that yummy cupcake and the number 16 in candles...cute!

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  5. Love the banner on this pretty card! Thanks for playing along with Birthday Sundaes!

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  6. Gorgeous Card and the cupcakes look so cool and refreshing. it's been so hot here! Just love it all!

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  7. Beautiful card.Love the banner with your son's name on and how you brought the candles to life.
    Jayne x

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  8. This is super - inside and out! The banner looks amazing and your papers are just perfect! I ended up selling my Sweet Treats cartridge as I never opened it - but I'm kicking myself now as I LOVE those candle numbers!

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  9. This is so cute, Theresa! I love the papers you used from the Imagine. Thanks for playing along with Birthday Sundaes' Inspiration Photo challenge!

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