Saturday, 21 August 2010

Bella the Baker by Michelle Perkett Studios and challenge reminder

My card today has been made using a gorgeous digi image called Bella the Baker by Michelle Perkett Studios. You can find her at Michelle's Etsy shop or at Bunny Zoes Craft online store.
Don't forget the challenge at Michelle Perkett Studios - it's 'anything goes' this week, so as long as you use an MP image, you can create whatever you like!

For my card, I've followed the fab sketch at Cute Card Thursdays. Bella is coloured with Promarkers, then Glossy Accents added to the icing on the cake and the candle. The edges have been inked with Crushed Olive and Forest Moss Distress Inks. The dp is BasicGrey - Sugared, and all the layers are Bazzill dark red card, as is the 6 x 6" card. Other items used are Martha Stewart punches, red gems from stash, a Marianne Creatables die for the flowers, and Stardust Stickles have been applied to the edges of the petals and round the outside edge of the card.

I'm entering my card into these challenges:

Stamp Something August digi day Challenge - I've used a Michelle Perkett digi image.
Stampin' For the Weekend Challenge 45 - Anything Goes
The Character Cafe Feature Friday #29 - Dimensional Glaze - the cake has Glossy Accents on it.
Cute Card Thursday Challenge 126 - A sketch by Fran
OWH Stars and Stamps - Anything goes using an MP image


Jan Hunnicutt said...

Julie your Bella The Baker card is just gorgeous! I love the colors and layout you've used, wow!

Please enter your card into the Operation Write Home challenge too. Michelle Perkett Studio is sponsoring OWH this week. You can add MPS-DT after your name. Here's a link for you:

Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous!

Tammy said...

WOW this is gorgeous Julie! I LOVE the colors you used and your flowers are beautiful!
Tammy x

Cheryl said...

oh really love this hun that image is briliant and those flowers,you have added are just perfect,hugs cheryl xxxx

Jan Hunnicutt said...

Thanks Julie, the OWH ladies are going to love this!

Michelle said...

Oh, Julie, this is so stunning! I love the way you colored Bella and love the distressed inks on the edges of the paper, it gives it such a nice vintage feel! The flowers are gorgeous! Thank you for such a beautiful card to send to our soldiers, Julie!!:)



Paula said...

Wow, what a rich color combination and all the beautiful details throughout...simply stunning!

TinaB said...

Wow Julie this is wonderful! Thanks for playing at The Character Cafe, Hugs Tina xx

Hope Jacare said...

An absolutely stunning card Julie - perfection if you ask me! Wonderful colour and composition! Cheers Claire x

Fink said...

So pretty! I love how you used the glaze! Thanks for joining us at The Character Cafe!

Julie said...

WOW!!!! Amazing! x

little angel said...

very cute card!
thanks for playing with us at CCT

Karen said...

Oh Julie this is gorgeous, love the rich colours you've used and your colouring looks great.

Kendra said...

Beautiful card! I really like the stickles effect on the edges... looks neat. Thanks for joining us at TCC this week :)

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