Tuesday, April 5, 2011

"It's Your Birthday" Card and Bottle Swap Goodies

Good Morning Blogging buddies!
I am back in the swing of things, trying to get my cards made and replenish some of the cards I have used in the past few days. I really need to make some more Easter Cards as well...so many projects so little time to get them all done :)

Here is a birthday card I just finished. I used the Bargello technique that I found on Splitcoaststamper. I have added the link here for the tutorial. It is another great way to use up scraps...which like me I am sure we all have tons!
Recipe for this card is:

Cricut Cartridge--Celebrations for the cupcake
Paper- Misc Scraps
Sentiment- stamp from Fiskars Birthday Cheer
Twine- from local stamp store
Adhesives- Foam dots, ATG gun, liquid adhesive
Stickles- multi colors for cupcake and candle
Cuttlebug- herringbone-for cupcake holder, swiss dots for cupcake

Entering into the following Challenges:
Birthday Sundaes--Anything Goes


Just wanted to share the other bunch of goodies I received for the bottle swap I participated in. It is so much fun to give and receive goodies in the mail and I definitely want to do this again! I cant wait to create something with these :)


10 comments:

  1. Very cute card, love the colors!

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  2. Ohhh... I've got to remember this. I have soo many scraps!! Cute colorful card!!

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  3. Great card! The cupcake really pops from the page! I am going to check out that link now fo the background technique. Thanks for joining us at Birthday Sundaes this week!
    Tara

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  4. Love your blog.
    I have a award on my blog for you..
    Minta

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  5. Yummy card! I love that cupcake and of course the background. Thanks for playing with us this week at Birthday Sundaes!
    Vivi

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  6. VERY cool card!! That technique looks so neat and I love the textured cupcake. Thanks for playing along with Birthday Sundaes!

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  7. Great design and technique...going to check it out! That is some awesome loot you received, bet you can't wait to use it! :)
    Thanks for playing with Birthday Sundaes!

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  8. Another great card using the Cuttlebug! This is fun! :) Janis

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  9. Very pretty card. I am a new follower from the Link Up Party, so glad I found you...your blog is inspirational.

    Arlene.
    http://waterdots.blogspot.com/

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