Thursday, January 20, 2011

Birthday Card for Fantabulous Cricut-Challenge Me Monday #43

Hi Everyone!! Welcome to KMC.  Today, I made a birthday card for the Fantabulous Cricut challenge, the "Challenge Me Monday #43".  The rule of this challenge is the project have to have "something sweet in the project" such as ice cream, candy, cake, etc. and it has to be cut with a Cricut machine.  Therefore, I decided to make a cupcake shape birthday day card.  It is cute and sweet. :)

BDC #9

KMC's Recipe:
- Size: 6" 
- Cricut Cartridge:  Sweet Treats 
- Card Stock:  Recollection (Black, Brown, Light Brown, Red, and Peach)
- Embossing:  Cuttlebug Folders 
- Ribbon: Celebrate It-3/8" Wide (Ivory) 
- Embellishment:  Clear Rhinestone (From Michael's $1 Bin)
- Glitter:  JoAnn Craft Essential-Fine Glitter (Pastel Party-Pink)

I stamped the sentiment ""You're so...Sweet"" on the ribbon instead of the card stock.  The result is pretty good.  I used pigment ink instead of dye ink, the image comes out better.  If you plan on doing the same thing (stamp sentiment on ribbon) with your project, try to do a test run first (stamp on two scrap ribbon first with both type of ink).   

Wish me luck (crossing fingers).  Also, please leave me a comment. 

"That's All Folks"!!  Ta Ta for Now.  "Stay Tune"!

10 comments:

  1. Great card. Thanks for playing along with us at FCCB this week.

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  2. Thanks. My hubby told me that this card looks different between the actual card and the picture. The picture can't tell the pop up effect. He likes the actual card better. Guess I need to get into photography too. Hehehe.

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  3. Adorable card!! Thanks for playing along at FCCB this week:)

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  4. Super cute card! Thanks for joining the challenge at FCCB!

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  5. Love the shaped card! Thanks for joining us at FCCB!

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  6. awesome card, love it! Thanks for playing with us at FCCB :)

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  7. Very cute! I like the embossing on the wrapper. Well done! Thanks for playing along with us at FCCB!

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  8. so darling i just adore cuppy cakes i wish i had one of those circuts to make cupcakes , i am so trying to save for one but like keeps happening and i never seem to get there , havea pink rainbow day
    georgia

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  9. usually they are on sale on black friday everywhere....joann had the baby bug for $59 during black friday....

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  10. Such a cute card. Thanks for playing along at Paper Cutz Challenge. Hope you can head over to my blog, check it out, and become a follower. I can't wait to see more of your creations.

    Hugs,
    Kayla at My Scrapbooking Hideaway
    myscrapbookinghideaway.blogspot.com

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