Monday, September 12, 2011

Birthday Card

My mother-in-law's birthday is this week, so I whipped up a "little something" for her.  With fall right around the corner, I was feeling like fall colors.
This is an A2-sized card.  I used my Cricut and Art Philosophy cartridge for the cupcake.  I cut the cupcake twice and then cut the liner apart from the cupcake so that my liner was a different color.  The cupcake was cut at 2-1/2".  I kept the inside very simple; it is a stamp that came in the Art Philosophy Collection.
I used foam tape to make the cupcake "pop" from the page.
The supplies I used for this card were:
- Smoothie cardstock from Close to My Heart
- Olivia B&T Duos paper from Close to My Heart (retired)
- Off-White cardstock from DCWV
- Art Philosophy Collection Cricut cartridge and stamps from Close to My Heart
- Organza Ribbon from The Ribbon Boutique found at Hobby Lobby
Shimmer Designer Brads from Close to My Heart
- Smoothie Exclusive Inkpad from Close to My Heart
- Black Exclusive Inkpad from Close to My Heart
- Jet Black StazOn Inkpad
- Stardust Glitz Glitter Gel from Close to My Heart

Thanks for stopping by today!  Hope you have a great week.

I am linking this card up to:

Pink Paper Paradise



6 comments:

Carolina Girl (Cely) said...

Oh yum....darling card and love the extra embellishment for one last POP. I was lucky enough to see it at MAKE IT MONDAY.

Lisa Jane said...

That cupcake is good enough to eat -love the sparkle
Thanks for linking up to Make it Monday this week
Lisa x

Pamela O'Connor said...

Love seeing a fellow CTMH sister playing along with these challenges! Don't you just love the new CTMH Art Philosophy collection!?! Great cupcake card!!!

Lisa M said...

That's a cute pun you used..you "whipped up" a card. :D Excellent choice of fall colors for your birthday card.
Thank you so much for linking up with us at Make It Monday!
Good luck to you...
Lisa xx
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busybusyhoneybee said...

I saw this on Make It Monday and HAD to take a closer look! How inspirational!
Karen C

Joanne said...

Super card, and I love the colors! I am so anxious for Autumn to arrive. Your mother-in-law is going to love it! Hugs, J:)

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