Monday, July 18, 2011

Did Someone Say Cake?

Yes, someone did say cake! This week's Outlines Rubber Stamp Company's Monday Challenge is definitely for your sweet tooth. The challenge is to create something with a sweet treat as the theme. Make sure you play along for a chance to win a $25 gift certificate from Outlines!

My card this week features two stamps from Outlines Rubber Stamp Company ; Sketchy Cupcake H-1016 and the sentiment Birthdays are...D-1076. I stamped both the image and sentiment onto Neenah Classic Crest Solar White cardstock using Marvy black dye ink. I colored the image with Copic markers, and then proceeded to cut the image panel into a rectangle, using the Out-of-the-Box technique so two of the balloons and the plate would emerge from the rectangle. Then for a fun sprinkles look on the cupcake, I applied Polar White Flower Soft using Flower Soft PVA glue.

Patterned paper from Doodlebug Design and Lasting Impressions were used to created the layers of this card, and all layers including the image and the sentiment were framed with black cardstock. I stamped the main image again, colored and cut out some of the confetti so that I could spill it over onto some of the other panels. A sheer white ribbon puts the finishing touches on this birthday card.

Want to see some more sweet, sugary goodness? Visit the rest of the Outlines Rubber Stamp Company Design Team for some more sweet treats.

Jeanne Streiff
Jenny Gropp
Lisa Silver
Robin Kirkpatrick
Sandy Hulsart
Sue Kment

Thank you so much for stopping by my blog today. Have a sweet week!


Sandy Hulsart said...

I am just gonna have to run to town and buy some cupcakes. These all look so yummy, love the white "coconut flakes", very creative.

Jenny Gropp said...

The flakes on the cupcake are great!!! Love the out of the box technique... makes it look so much more interesting with the little bits peeking out. Love the flying confetti too!!! Fantastically FUN!

Sue from Oregon said...

I sooo love this stamp and loved your yummy creation! Love that fun flakes you added to the frosting!

Silvergirl said...

Ohhh!!! That sugar coated goodness looks so yummy!!! That cupcake is a favorite image of mine... perfect for coloring!

Robin Kirkpatrick said...

Such a 'sweet' card! The Out of the Box technique is perfect with this image and the little bits of flying confetti are genius!


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