Tuesday, 5 October 2010

Michelle Perkett Studio Challenge 48 - Hip NOT to be Square

There's a new challenge over at Michelle Perkett Studio today. It's the turn of the other half of the design team, and they've come up with some gorgeous creations. The theme is Hip NOT to be Square, so any other shape cards with a MP image are fine. You can find Michelle's images at her Etsy store or at Bunny Zoes Craft shop. You might even be lucky and find a freebie on Michelle's pade at CDAC.

I've used Carmen Cupcake this week, as she seemed the perfect choice to go with a Cupcake shaped card. I've coloured her with Promarkers, and added Stickles to the dots on her dress, then cut her out. I found a cupcake template in my stash. The base is made with brown pearl card and scored to look like a cake case. The top has been made with brown pearl card as well but covered on the front with dotty paper by MME. The strawberry is a die cut also by MME, to which I've added spots of Stickles. I've also added Stickles around the edge of the cake. The sentiment was a freebie from TLC Creations, which has some fab word art. I've die cut it and then inked the edges with Distress inks, and finally added a little Stickles.

I'm entering my Cupcake card into these challenges:

Crafty Cardmakers Challenge 31 - Step away from the square
Pollycraft Challenge 64 - Anything Goes
Polka Doodles Challenge 39 - Fancy or interesting folding
Karber Weekly Challenge 8 - Go Digital


Kimba-Slydog said...

So wonderful!!!!

Thanks for joining us this week at Hanna and Friends.


Wendi said...

Wow what a fabulous cupcake gorgeous colours
Thank you so much for joining us at ooh la la this week

Cheryl said...

oh this is really gorgoues love that cup cake great image too,hugs cheryl xx

Shelley said...

Julie This is so cute! Love your cupcake
Shelley :)

Renate´s Stempelwelt said...

wow a funny card. thanks for joining HANNA&FRIENDS. LG Renate

Marilyn Webb said...

Hi Julie,
Wow this is beautiful! Love the strawberry on the top! Great coloring! The sentiment is perfect for this card.
hugs Marilyn

Marion E. said...

What a great card you made. I love this cupcake shaped card with Carmen cupcake colored this beautiful on it!
And you rock with the way you did the sentiment.

Kiki said...

Oh wow, this is just fantastic! Love your creation very much!!!

Thanks for joining us at Hanna & Friends.

Hugs, Kiki

Tracy said...

Fab Entry, thanks for joining Polkadoodles challenge, Good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Michelle said...

OMG, Julie! This is so sweet! Literally!:) I just love how you colored Carmen Cupcake and love the strawberry and your sentiment is perfect!! Thank you, Julie!!:)

paperfun said...

I love the pink and Chocolate cupcakes. That little strawberry is too cute. Love it.


Claire said...

gorgeous card Julie, I love pink and brown together and the way you've scored the cupcake case is perfect
Thanks for joining us at MPS :-)
claire xx

Jenni said...

Mmm, looks yummy! Love the image too. Thanks so much for playing along with the Crafty Cardmakers this week.
Jenni x

Lin said...

What a lovely image to use with this shape of card. Very clever.

Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers.

Lin xx

Tip Top said...

Yum! Great card and so bright too! Thanks for entering the Polkadoodle Challenge - hope you can join us again next week!

Jan Hunnicutt said...

What a treat to visit your blog today Julie! I was going to leave a comment on your top post and then saw something else to look at, then something else... Beautiful cards! ;)

Fliss said...

Hi Julie, this is a really great card here.
Thanks for sharing it with us at the Polka Doodles Fancy Folding challenge this week and hope to see you again.
Fliss xx

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