Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Sweet 16!!

I'm at the beach on vacation and brought some supplies for the few days I'm here alone. I decided to combine a few challenges since I don't have my full array of tools and embellishments. This card was inspired by the colors in the Cupcake Inspiration Challenge #121 Photo. The Cupcake Craft Challenge #153 this week is called "How Old?" and it is to use a number on a Birthday card so I chose Sweet 16. I also decided to use the sketch at Skipping Stones Designs Sketch Challenge #87 created by Teri Anderson. 




Here's my card.




Materials
1. Card stock - Melon Mambo, Wisteria Wonder, Whisper White (Stampin Up)
2. Decorative Paper - Melon Mambo, Lucky Limeade (Stampin Up)
3. Stamp Sets - Bake Me a Cake - Cake & Happy (Lawn Fawn) Strawberry Lemonade - Sweet (Wilson Designs) Numbers (Studio Calico)
4. Ink - Black (Memento), Stampin Write Markers - Lucky Limeade, Wisteria Wonder, Melon Mambo (Stampin Up)
5. Ribbon - Wisteria Wonder (Stampin Up)
6. Brads - Lucky Limeade (Stampin Up)
7. Dies - circle, scallop circle (Nestabilities)
8. Glossy Accents (on 16)
9. Gold Smooch Shimmer Paint (on candles)
10. Twine - White (Stampin Up)

15 comments:

  1. Fabulous card (can't believe you made this with limited supplies)! Gorgeous colours & I love how you have joined the brads! Oh, and I adore the inspiration cake, it looks like such fun!

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  2. What a cute design, I like how you've turned the sketch on its side!

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  3. CUTE card!! Alone at the beach? You are a lucky lady Donna!! What I could do with one day solo at the beach!! Thanks for taking the time to play along with Skipping Stones Design Sketch Challenge!

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  4. Very cute! Thanks so much for joining us over at SSD this week!

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  5. Cute card! nice colors, great take on the sketch and cute buttons.
    TFS with us at Cupcake Inspirations.
    Zulma DT

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  6. Hi! Oh what a sweet card, adorable! Thanks for joining in the How Old challenge at Cupcake Craft Challenges! Shelly x

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  7. Very sweet! I am a big fan of corgis - our mixed might be one though he does not look like it - he is on my blog header if you want a peek...

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  8. Darling cake! Great job on the sketch this week...I like to bring craft stuff on vacation so I can play while hubby fishes! Glad to see you back at Skipping Stones Design!

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  9. Cute Card!

    Thank-you for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations this week.

    Happy Crafting
    Sam xx

    www.craftychickcards.blogspot.com

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  10. Beautiful design Donna and such a lovely colour combination...thanks for sharing with us at Cupcake this week :) Donna x

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  11. Love the way you tilted the sketch for this card! Your coloring is awesome, too!

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  12. What a cute card! I love your ribbon/brad embellishment! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations! :)

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  13. So cute! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations!

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  14. cute take on the sketch! Thanks for playing along at SSD!

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