Thursday, May 26, 2011

Monkey 57 Birthday Challenge

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I needed a birthday card and the a la Card Monkey challenge 57 was just right:

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Using the Crazy for Cupcakes set, I did some paper piecing and coated the entire cupcake top with Versamark and Iridescent Ice embossing powder for a nice sugar coating:

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The bright colors in the Pawsitively Prints DP  make it a perfect choice for a happy card!  I punched some tiny “confetti”, and crimped and slivered some other matching DP into strips for some “streamers”:

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These colors just make me smile!!!  Thanks for visiting today!

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(Who wants to make a card using these colors???!)

  • Stamps:  Crazy for Cupcakes
  • Paper:  WW, Tempting Turquoise, Pawsitively Prints
  • Ink:  Stazon, Versamark
  • Acc:  Crimper, Perfect Polka Dots EF, DD Glitter, Iridescent Ice EP, 1/16” Punch, Modern Label Punch, Narrow Grosgrain Ribbon, Markers, Blender Pen

14 comments:

  1. Such a fun card LeAnne ~ and Cassidy is adorable, and those colors...hmmm...I'd love to create a card using them ~ hopefully I'll get a chance to get to my studio ~ enjoy your day :-)

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  2. Goodness, how cute! It's like an entire party on a card! Love the paper, love the colors, love that awesome cupcake. :)

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  3. Great birthday card. Love the colors and the streamers. TFS
    The pic of your little one is adorable. Thanks for sharing them, they are always a nice addition to your posts.

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  4. I love this happy card and the picture of your happy granddaughter.

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  5. Yeahhhhhhhhh, for you! YEAHHHHHHHHH for the baby! YEAHHHHHHHH, for us! We LOVE this festive, TOTALLY adorable and delicious card, LeAnne! Woot! Woot! YOU rock!

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  6. SOOO cute! Love that DSP pack! I just made your cute kitty card with that paper. Haven't uploaded yet. I'll let you know. Who doesn't absolutely love cupcakes?

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  7. oooh, this is just too yummy! your cards are so very cute. Love the glitter on the cupcake. :-)

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  8. Your granddaughter is absolutely beautiful. Your pictures of her are just wonderful. It is like watching her grow up. BTW loved the card too

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  9. Great card using the Crazy for Cupcakes set. Love the things coming out the side too. and the paper piecing is great. Looks yummy. Thanks for playing with us at a la card monkey
    Cindy GD

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  10. What a fun card - so many wonderful details! Great take on this sketch - love the streamers : )

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  11. Your card is a Blast of Fun!! How do you think of all these cute things!! I love how it is so 3D! Thanks for making a card for our challenge at A La Card Monkey!!

    Hugs
    Shirley

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  12. Those streamers and that luscious icing....makes you want to party!!

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  13. Oh my goodness...this card is so cute! I'm loving the embossed cupcake "frosting" and what a clever idea with the crimped sliver of papers. Love the colors, too!

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  14. Super cute card, LeAnne! I would've picked you as a winner for A La Card Monkey too!!!

    Terry

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