Monday, October 26, 2009

WSB Cupcake Card Challenge

The celebration is nearly over at Whimisical Scraps & Bugs. It was one year ago this month that the challenge blog started and I am so excited that it is still going strong. The final challenge for October's blog-iversary celebration is up, so hop on over and take a look! We would all love to see what you come up with too as this latest challenge is definitely a cool one!

For this particular DT challenge, Cindy told us all to use cupcakes, make a card, and of course, incorporate our Cricuts somehow. I used my mini mongrams cart to cut scallop circles at both 1 1/2" & 2" to make the "icing" on my cuppie. I then inked the edges and ran them through my cuttlebug using the divine swirls folder. I also used my pop dots to give the icing lots of dimension. I free hand cut the cupcake base and ran that through my cuttlebug as well using the swiss dots folder. I inked all the other edges with coffee ink by StampCraft and the cardstock is Bazzill while the patterned paper is Making Memories. The ribbon is from my stash, but I believe it is Offray. The cute little cherry is one of my vintage buttons that I adhered using some industrial strength adhesive of my hubby's and then I just attached a little fiber for the stem.

This was such a fun little challenge and I am so blessed to be on such a great DT with so many other sweet and talented scrappers. I hope you get a chance to hop on over to WSB and see all the other card creations the DT came up with, as well as play along on our next challenge! Happy Scrapping!

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5 comments:

Callista said...

I <3 this card Crystal! Way to go! Now I am hungry for a cupcake!

Leanne said...

Hey Crystal!!! Just had to pop in and tell you how wonderful this card is!!! Love, love, love it! Such a great idea using scallop circles as the icing! All the embossing looks great to! Girl, you nailed this challenge!!

Leah said...

This is so cute!I love the embossed swirls and the pink, yum-o!

Jamie Lane said...

This is adorable...love it!

cindy said...

This is the cutest cupcake I have ever seen. How creative you are.

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