Saturday, August 6, 2011

Birthday Sundaes Blog Hop and Challenge


Hi everyone! I made this card for the Cake and Cupcake Bloghop and Challenge over at Birthday Sundaes! What a fun hop, lots of blog candy to try to win. I made it just under the deadline too! Hope you enjoy. I'm so excited because back when I first started youtubing about card making I learned how to make the paper I used for the frosting. It's made using alcohol inks and shaving cream (messy, but worth it) Here are the treasures I used to make this A2 size card:

Birthday Bash Cartridge for the cupcake (cut at 4")
different paper from my scrap box
Divine Swirls embossing folder
Happy Birthday embossing folder
Wet embossing for the sentiment (purple, and I still need lots of practice)
Happy Birthday sentiment from ? (I think I bought it at Hobby Lobby)
Button from my grandmother's button box

Have a wonderful and blessed Sunday...
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9 comments:

Nita T. said...

Oooooh SPARKLES and CUPCAKES! My favorite things! :) Love the frosting - I'm going to have to look into how you did that - it's gorgeous. Great card Dawn!
Nita

Carla Spradling said...

Dawn,

This card is BEAUTIFUL! Where is the video of how to make that paper? I need to learn how to do it! You knocked it out of the park once again!!

Carla

My 3 E Scrapbooking said...

Wow!!! This is such a pretty birthday card! I love the colors and the embossing looks wonderful! Thanks for playing along and hopping with us at Birthday Sundaes! I hope you'll join us again!
Amber

Kimberly said...

Awesome card! :) I really love the colors you used :) Thanks for joining us this week over at Birthday Sundaes!

Kristie said...

Wonderful colors and I love the sparkle :) Thank you for participating in Birthday Sundaes Cake & Cupcakes Blog Hop and Challenge!

Kathy Salido said...

Dawn,
I love that paper for the frosting. I am going to have to look for that video on you tube, as I just bought some alcohol inks for the first time.
Thanks for visiting my blog. I am your newest follower. Funny, we are each other's 19th follower!!
Kathy
http://3spoileddogs.blogspot.com/

jo said...

So pretty! Thanks for playing along with Birthday Sundaes! :)

-Jo:)
http://joboogie.typepad.com

Hannah said...

So pretty! Love it! You are on talented lady!
Hugs,
Hannah
craftinghannie.blogspot.com

Cindy P. said...

Just love all the different kinds of embossing you did on this card! Wet embossing...looks great to me!! And that icing..don't even get me started, it is toooooo fab! So many wonderful technics on one card you are so talented Dawn!
Cindy Porter