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May 4, 2010

A toast to you- DTC57

Happy Tuesday everyone! Hope you're all doing great.

Before I forget to tell you, the Designer search for the Digital Tuesday challenge blog is still open for one last week. Click this link if you'd like to read about it.

It's time for another challenge over at the DT challenge blog, and Lorraine is our hostess this week. The theme she chose is

"A toast to you"

You can make anything you want as long as there is either food or drink (or both) on the project.
I loved this challenge, and knew exactly what image I was going to use when I first read about our challenge. The image is from Phindy's Place, it was a freebie some time ago but I believe it is now available for purchase in her store. I just love how this little mouse is munching away!

I colored it using copic markers. Stickles was applied to the frosting and the small flower for some sparkle. The papers are from stampin up and DCWV. I embellished with some paper flowers a pearl and ribbon. Then did some paper piercing to finish off the card.
I hope you liked it!

My card also fits a few other challenges
1. Paperplay challenge (Theme: Pretty Pastels)
2. Phindy's place friday challenge (Theme: favorite Phindy image)
3. The crafty Pad (Theme: ribbon)
4. The corrosive challenge (Theme: Lets celebrate)
5. All Sorts (Theme: animals)
6. Fussy and Fancy (Theme: birthday with a sweet treat)

Be sure to check out the challenge blog and maybe you can play along. We have another great sponsor this week, Digital Delights by Louby Loo. The winner gets a $10 gift certificate to use in the digistore. She has lots of cuties to choose from!

Have a great day!!

Stamps: digi -phindy's place:sooooo good, sentiment unknown, stampabilities (flourish)
Paper: DCWV sweet stack, stampin up
Ink: HP inkjet, basic gray, so saffron, copic markers
Accessories: ribbon, stickles glitter, flatback pearl
Tools: cornflower punch (MS), flower trio punch (SU), sizzix leaves die (SU), big kick, paper piecing template and tool


Maria Matter said...

oooo, what a SWEET card Ellie! Makes me want to stick my finger in that creamy pink frosting!!!
Hugs & blessings!

HappyCrafter said...

Super adorable card, great colours, and I love this image from Phindy's!

Philomena said...

Ellie, I love this card and what you have done with the image - it's completely scrumptious!
Thanks so much for playing along in Phindy's Place challenge!

coldwaters2 said...

Oh Ellie this is scumptious I just wish I was that mouse lol...I just adore this design your colours are so lovely

Lorraine x

Jane Wetzel said...

looks YUMMY to me! :) thanks for playing at Phindys'!

Sandy O said...

Oh Ellie, this is so YUMMY, LOL. Puttint the nestie shape behind the layers was a fantastic idea. It looks wonderful. I never thought to do that, but now I will, LOL

Payne Holler Cards said...

now I need something sweet! this card just makes me smile (: thanks so much for playing in Phindys Place challenge,

Anne said...

Mmm, yum, what a great card, lovely sweeties colours you've used Ellie:)

Thanks for playing along with us at the Phindys Place Challenge


Amy Johnson said...

Such a cute card Ellie! I just love this image. Love your piercing and your flower embellie too!

Ann English said...

Oh, Ellie, this is adorable! Thank you for joining in the fun at Phindy's Place Challenge blog!

dolls like us said...

Ellie your card looks tasty.

csroyal said...

Super card, Ellie! Glad to see you at Phindy's Place challenge this week!

Sylvia Blum said...

GREAT card, Elaine! Love the coloring and the papers you chose!
Thanks for joining us @ Phindys Place Challenge!
{hugs} Sylvia

Debbie said...

Aww lovely sweet card. Love that wee mouse. :)

Thanks for joining us at the crafty pad and good luck. :)

xxDebbie The Crafty Pad

Crafty Ribbons said...

Hi Ellie

Scrummy card, great ribbon love that colour.
Good luck with the ribbons.

Crafty Ribbons

Annika said...

ooohhh, that cake looks soooo eadible and the whole card just bubbles with fun!
Thank you so much for playing with us at Phindy's, I truly hope we'll see you next week too!

Kirsten...x said...

Fabulous card love the image and the colouring is great...x

Thanks for joining us this week at allsorts hugs Kirsten...x

Anne-Marije said...

Oh your card is lovely! The colours are so sweet. You did a great job!
Thanks for joining us at Phindy's Place challenge.
xxx Anne-Marije

Stampin Mindy said...

Ohh that cake looks yummy. Great stamp!

Thanks for joining us at Fussy and Fancy!

Angela said...

Cute! I love the way you have framed the image with the diecut behind it! Thanks for playing along with us at the Corrosive Challenge Blog!

Anonymous said...

Such a cute image, and lovely colorful card! Thank you for joining us at Fussy and Fancy Friday!