Friday, 14 April 2017

Alphabet Challenge, C is for?

Easter is upon us, shame the weather came a little early, last weekend!
Anyway, the cooler last few days have allowed me some crafty time without feeling too guilty about the state of the garden.
It's time for a brand new challenge over at the Alphabet Challenge blog, we have got to the letter C and as it was my turn to choose the theme I went with -

C is for CAKE!

Well why not, everyone likes cake. Here is my inspiration for you.


The little bear is by Fizzy Moon, one of a few I bought in the bargain bucket at The Range last year. This is his first outing, he got lost in the stamp box behind some others!
Stamping the image on a circle of white card from the bits box, I used a mixture of Copics and metallic markers to colour him.
The layout I used is from Sunday Stamps, but with a twist. Instead of simply layering up the DPs and image I die cut a circle aperture and placed him flat on the base card behind it and popped the finished panel up on pads to give a shadow. The papers I used are from NitWits and the stamped sentiment a freebie from a mag last month.

That's about it from me for today, check out the rest of the crew for more cake inspired projects.

I'd like to join in over at-



As You Like It Challenge
Favourite shaped base card

I always used to use a 5 x 5 square but it is quite wasteful of card and as a Yorkshire lass I couldn't thoil it as we say. I guess it means it hurt to see the cut off strip go to waste so I usually use an A6 top fold base now as my go to shape and size, 2 card bases from one piece and no waste!

12 comments:

  1. Hi Julie this is a stunning card that is such a cute image you have used. Take care. Hugs Jackie

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  2. Very pretty. Love that cute image and your coloring.

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  3. a lovely and very sweet card, teamie!

    Hugs and Kisses from Germany
    Silvi xoxo

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  4. ooh the Teddy is so cuuute dear Jules
    I love love the coloring too
    perfect DP and pink paper too
    sweeet card
    many thank for joining us this time with My Sketch at Sunday Stamps so happy you join :)
    hugs
    Monika
    PS: if you like to visit my DT card I will be thrilled..its the one with fancy shoe in red :)

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  5. This is such a cute card. I absolutely love it!

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  6. Beautiful card! I absolutely love the coloring.

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  7. This is a really sweet card. I love the cute bear and how you coloured him. Thanks so much for joining us at the As you like it challenge.

    Hugs,
    Larissa

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  8. Such a sweet card! I love your bear image and all the pretty papers! So happy you joined us at Sunday Stamps! XX

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  9. How adorable you stamped your cute bear inside the cut out. It really adds some fun dimension. Thank you for joining Sunday Stamps this week.

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  10. What an adorable card! Fantastic coloring and love our cut out center! Super cute! Thanks for joining us at Sunday Stamps!

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  11. Love that sweet image and your papers are perfect!

    Thanks for playing along with us at Sunday Stamps!

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