Oct 17, 2020

Birthday Cakes and Cupcakes for Allsorts Challenge

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Good morning! It's time for a new theme at Allsorts challenge. Wendy is hosting this week and her theme is "Birthday Cakes or Cupcakes". Hope you'll join in for a chance to win a prize by Pinksy Doodles. The winner will get to choose some digital items. 


My card uses a cupcake image from this Pinksy Doodles set, combined with a  stamped image by Penny Black.


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The large cupcake has been printed then colored with Copic markers. The fairy girl from the Penny Black set Cupcake has been stamped with Memento Tuxedo ink and also colored with copic markers. Both were fussy cut and I adhered the fairy to the top of the cupcake. 


To make the background I used Stamper's Anonymous harlequin stencil and Black Soot Distress ink on part of the card, then used Stampin Up's French Script background stamp (retired - Options HERE) on the other side. The large sentiment is part of the penny black stamp set with the fairy girl and the small happy birthday is part of Penny Black's Snippets set. I used a die by Avery Elle (Wonky Stitches) to cut out the banner. 


Before adhering the card front to the base, I inked up the edge with matching Broken China ink. 






Thanks so much for stopping by today, be sure to visit the challenge blog too to take a look at what my team mates made for this fun challenge and of course to link up your own birthday cakes and cupcakes creations!


I'm linking up with these blogs:
Little Red Wagon - Magical // WaterCooler Wednesday - Occasions // Arty Divas - Anything Goes // Path of Positivity - Girl Power // 613 Avenue Create - Winged Things // Penny Black Saturday Challenge - PB stamps

 

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19 comments:

  1. An innovative idea adding the Fairy to the top of the cupcake Ellie, makes a super card.

    B x

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  2. What a fabulous card Ellie - love your combination of images, that is inspirational, with an exquisite result
    Stay safe
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  3. Such a lovely fabulous image and it looks great on your card.

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  4. Sooooooooooo cute! LOVING that girl and the cupcake!!!!

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  5. I heartily agree with that saying! What a fun and whimsical card.

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  6. This is so adorable! That image is wonderful! Who wouldn't love sitting atop a cupcake that size!! Great background! So happy you shared with us at Path of Positivity! ~Katrina

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  7. Lovely card and that fairy looks so fun on the cupcake!

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  8. A really super card Ellie, brilliant design and a great images.

    Kath x

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  9. Happy girl with a cupcake so much! So beautiful and sweet card;-))m

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  10. Your cupcake card made me smile! Beautiful background, lovely blues and oh that smiling girl. Have a great week and thanks for joining us at Watercooler Wednesday. Karen

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  11. Gorgeous and a great idea combining a digi and a stamp. Xxx

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  12. So adorably cute card with the little fairy, great background!!
    Thanks for sharing your art creations with us at 613 Ave Create …..Good Luck and Look forward to seeing you again!!
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    Shell ~ DT 💕

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  13. Lovely card! I love how you colored the image.


    Cheryl (SheStamps)
    Visit my blog - She Stamps

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  14. Pretty card! Love the background!
    Have a great day!
    Marilyn❤️

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  15. What a sweet card! I am sure it was fun to create. #MMBC

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  16. Wow, what a lot of work gone into this creation, all that fussy cutting. I really thought it was all one image you had used, it's fabulous.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

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  17. Oh! This is so fun! Such a cute image and I just love that sentiment!!

    Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon this week!

    Kate
    Small Bits of Paper

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  18. Oh, I love cupcakes so I love this card! That image is just the cutest!

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