Saturday, 13 August 2011

Cynthia on a birthday cake - Challenge 75

Here is my latest project which I have made for the OSAAT challenge this week. The challenge is Anything goes so come over and join in the fun, you also have a chance to see your creations in print this month if you join in with our challenges, see further down this post for details or on my side bar.

I was lucky to be sent this beautiful image from our lovely sponsor - The Stamping Boutique to play with this week.

I have made the base card following a template from Sheila Weaver on Joanna Sheen's website, its called a three panel card and was quite easy to make, template can be found Here

The backing papers I have used (white base with burgundy butterflies and burgundy base with white flowers on it) are from a 12 x 12 paper pad from Papermania designed by Claire Curd which I have had in my stash for ages.

The lovely image is called Cynthia on a birthday cake which I have coloured in with Copics, I have also glittered her wings and added a gem on the flower in her hair and glittered on the cake icing which I matted onto burgundy DP and then stuck to the front panel.

I then flipped the image in Word and printed it out and coloured in with the same colours and added glitter on the wings and a gem in the hair and mat and layered onto DP and stuck to the third panel. I have also added two Prima Esprit flowers with a burgundy gem in the centre onto the front and third panel.

I then cut a message panel and some backing paper to mat the message panel onto with my nesties, then cut 2 different butterflies with my spellbinders butterflies die and added clear gems to their wings and their heads.

I am entering this card into the following challenges

Cheerful stamp pad Petals
Happileigh Scrappin More than one fold
Incy wincy something old/something new - new stamp - old papers
KB Challenges Anything goes using a digi
Netties Fancy Folds
Pink Elephant Butterflies
Victorine Originals Birthday
A spoonful of sugar Happy Birthday
Anything Goes Happy Birthday
Crazy Amigo Anything goes
Tuesday Throwdown Birthday
Diva's by design Birthdays
Rubys Rainbow Gems
Stampavie Card for a girl
Moving along with the times Fantasy - Fairies
Delightful challenges Things with wings
Craft us crazy Anything goes
Wags n whiskers Sparkly
Inspire me Fridays Anything goes
Clearly inspired Things with wings
Cardmaking Mamas Birthday Cards
Craft your days away Birthdays
Ellephantastic Add some layers

Thanks for looking x

Now for the fun bit - join in with our challenges HERE to be in with a chance of seeing your creations in print - details are shown below
Good luck to anyone that enters x

30 comments:

  1. Very sweet image and what a great unique card, Julie! Thanks for playing CIC #33 :D

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  2. A lot of hard work, beautifully done. Hazel x

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  3. Very pretty card and I love the cherries on that cake! Thanks for joining us at Happileigh Scrappin' this week and good luck!
    Hugs,
    Georgia

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  4. This is so yummy and gorgeous Julie! love it..xoxo Marjo

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  5. Fabulous card hun..!

    thanks for joining us at Divas...and good luck..!

    hugs Vicky xx

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  6. Agorgeous card Julie, really love the image and the fab design. So pretty.

    Donna x

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  7. Oops! forgot to tell you, the circle dies you asked about are Go Kreate, and I got them from Once Upon a Stamp.

    Donna x

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  8. Great card and love the fold and the image! =)
    Thanks for joining us at NettieG's!
    Hugs, Elenor

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  9. Beautiful card!! Love the colors and fold. Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Pink Elephant!!

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  10. A beautiful tri-shutter card. I love the colors you have chosen.

    Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Days Away.

    Mari

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  11. Really lovely card, love it! Thanks for playing along at Ellephantastic this month. Jill

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  12. Fabulous card Julie - love the design and the image is gorgeous.
    Thanks for playing along with us at MAWTT this week.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

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  13. Fabulous card, thank you for joining us at RRC this time, hope you will join us again xx

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  14. Beautiful card. Love the fold. The colors are so vibrant and your fairy on the cake slice is adorable. Thanks for sharing your art in the Cheerful Stamp Pad challenge.

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  15. Gorgeous, I love this, Gaynor :)

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  16. Fab card, love the papers!

    Thank you for sharing with us at Divas, MAWTT & Delightful Challenges this week, good luck!
    hugs Shell xx

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  17. super card hun!!
    Thanks for joining us at diva's hope to see you next time too
    hugs
    laney

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  18. Fantastic card.

    Thanks for joining us at RRC.

    Huggies Angel

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  19. What a different and cute fold to a card. Great image and like the sparkle to it.

    Thanks for playing "things with wings" with us at www.clearlyinspired.typepad.com
    Hope to see you Friday when challenge #34 is released.

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  20. Gorgeous card! Love the fun fold and the sweet way you embellished it. Thanks for sharing this with us at Tuesday Throwdown! :-

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  21. Fabulous layers!!
    Thank you for playing along with Ellephantastic this month.
    Good luck
    Hugs
    Helen x

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  22. Plenty of folds means lots of layers. Great card. Thank you for playing along with the Ellephantastic 'layers' challenge.

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  23. Very pretty three panel card! So glad you linked up at Craft Us Crazy!

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  24. Such a pretty card. Thanks for joining us at Stampavie and more.
    Hugs Nadell

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  25. Stunning card. So lovely design. I have worked for the plastic business cards and this design inspire me so much. Thanks for sharing.

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  26. Adorable card with unique design and eye pleasing shades that inspires me a lot...

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