Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Nothing says birthdays like..

CUPCAKES! :) And that's the challenge at Cricut Cardz.. to create a card with a cake or cupcake on it, using any cricut cartridge. I love these challenges... Mary and the rest of the design team inspire me to use my cricut more. We'd love if you joined us, too!

I used the latest sketch from Card Patterns to design my card:

My name is Suzanne and I'm addicted to Create A Critter, LOL! I think I've used it on the last 3 challenges at Cricut Cardz. If you are a new cricut owner, or don't have this cart.. it's a MUST have. So versatile! All papers are from the Basic Grey "Lemonade" line! Another favorite :)

I used a lot of sparkle on this card! First off, the cherry was "stickled" to match the darker red base. Before adding my cupcake to the rosette, I sprayed the entire card with my "gold" glimmer mist. I wish I could capture the sparkle! It really brings out the sheer ribbon, too.

Head on over to Cricut Cardz to check out the delicious cake & cupcake cards and enter your own!

I'm also sharing this card with
Card Patterns - sketch
Birthday Sundaes - "messy" birthday card

Have a great day!



Candy said...

Great card! Love the cupcake!

Evelyn said...

All these cakes are making me hunry
Super cute card

Sue said...

So, so cute Suzanne. I love how you used the rosette. The cherry is perfect too. Great job. So glad you shared with us at Birthday Sundaes.

jo ( said...

So cute and fun! Thanks for playing along with us this week at Birthday Sundaes! :)

cbuswell said...

Beautiful card! Thanks for joining us at Card Patterns this week!

Scrapper69 said...

Such a CUTE Card!!! And I agree that CAC is a MUST HAVE for Everyone who owns a Cricut! LOL Love that paper and the pretty ribbon! :o) Perfect for this fun challenge! :o)

Theresa (Cricut Cardz DT Sister)

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