Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Get your paws off that cupcake!!!

Happy Wednesday! Wednesdays have to be one of my favorite days since we now start the downward slide toward the weekend! And, I consider myself very lucky since so many people are digging themselves out of a blizzard today and we have been spared so far here in Northwestern Ontario. I should be careful what I say as I haven't bothered to check the forecast....

This is the card I made for one of my scrappy girlfriends. I don't get to see her often, but we always have a good laugh and fun times when we do manage to get together!

I used the great sketch over at Friday Sketchers for this one - I didn't manage to follow it exactly, but I think perhaps it's close enough. :) This image was so fun to color! Oh, and you can barely tell in the photo, but I tried something new - well new to me okay? - I left my image in the nestie after embossing and chalked around the edges with some pink chalk. I love the effect, why on earth haven't I done this before???

And here is the inside - I actually remembered to photograph it this time! I always finish the inside of my card, but often I'm too anxious to share it and photograph the front before the inside is finished. There were some great rub-ons with this fun line of papers and I was able to make use of a few on the inside of the card. Sorry, it seems crooked - it isn't IRL, it is just the way I shot the photo.
Have a great evening!
Shanna :)

What I used:

papers: Imaginisce - All kinds of Happy line

stamps: Whipper Snapper, SU sentiment

9 comments:

  1. Great card! I love how you did the "Happy Birthday" sentiment. Lunch was great today!

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  2. Adorable little rodent card. :)

    You're lucky with the storm...we got pounded with ice. Ice, ice, baby. ICK.

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  3. Sweet card! I love that you did the inside, too!

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  4. Great card, love the chalking! i wish I could use chalk as i love the effect but I hate the feel of it on my hands, makes me feel sick!
    Love the papers and the image and it's really special how you've decorated the inside too.
    Have a good day and lets hope you don't need you shovel......!
    Linds x

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