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Monday, 18 May 2009

Cupcake Craft Challenge DT Card/ BG Challenge


This is my card for this weeks Cupcake Craft Challenge and has this week been set by my blogging buddie, Donna who has created a fab Sketch for you to follow. I've used one of Chris's digi downloads available HERE and coloured with Prisma Pencils, blended with Paper Stump and Sansador and added Spica Pens. The papers are BG "Porcelain" and the flowers are made from my new Martha Stewart, Laying Flower Punch I received from Stamps and Memories. Sentiment printed onto Safmat and scallop ribbon from stash.


I'm also entering this card into this weeks Basic Grey Challenge which is a them based on Ice-Cream. I love Strawberry, especially the Italian  sort and theres alot of pink on my card. Think I'll pop that on my shopping list to, hoping summer is just round the corner!!
I do hope you can play along with this weeks sketch. The other DT have come up with fab pieces for you to see, so pop on over and take a look!

38 comments:

Michele said...

Fabulous card Claire. Love Chris's image and the fab colouring. Hugs Michele x

Nicola said...

Fabulous card Claire, love those papers and your image is so pretty - such wonderful detail with this gorgeous sketch.
Hugs,
Nicola -x-

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Claire,l love the colours and papers,

hugs Riet.x

Erin... said...

Lovely card Claire! Love all the pinks especially knowing they were inspired from strawberry ice cream, yum!

Macpurp said...

this is so pretty! love the flowers and the lovely colours.

love teen xx

Debs said...

what a gorgeous card and so unusual i love it especially your colours
Debs

Kim Dellow said...

Wow this ois gorgeous, so much lovely deatils. Kim

Kerry J. said...

Gorgeous card!! Love the image and it's coloured beautifully! Your layout is fabulous and love the ric rac mimicking your border punch!

Vicki (basement stamper) said...

Very pretty and what a great scene!! Beautifully colored Claire!! ;)

Stephanie said...

absolutely beautiful card.

All Pink girl said...

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Nannieflash said...

A really lovely, the layout and and colouring are gorgeous, and the way youve arranged all the details really make it stunning. love and hugs Shirleyxxxx

mueppi said...

Wow... Claire
what a wonderful card with great papers and colours!
I love it!
I had a nice weekend! I hope you too!!
Hugs Gisela

Velta said...

Wow...hard to believe that this is a digi stamp...I love anything window boxy with flowers and this one is perfect !!

Poppy said...

lovely card, love the colours.
poppy

Christine Riley said...

Super, super cute card! I love the colors and the papers are gorgeous!
Hugs, Christine :)

Sandie said...

Gorgeous card Claire, very clever design. Your papers and image coloring are wonderful.

Cindy Haffner said...

Oh so darling, super job.

Caryn said...

Wow Claire, that is just gorgeous. I love all the detail - beauitful.

Hugs,
Caryn xxx

ps, huge congrats on the new dt position too -hugley deserved!

Janny said...

oooh this is great...lovely image and papers!

Kim Piggott said...

Oh wow! this is fabulous!
hugs
kim x

Kelly Schelske said...

Gorgeous Claire, fabulous job!

Hugs, Kelly

Tab said...

Oooh love the card hun! Fab image and I adore those BG papers!
Hugs Tab xxx

strawberry fields said...

Wow! This is stunning. Love the digi-image and the detail on the card. Great colours too :)
fiona x

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Claire :-) Love the image, I have a neglected stamp similar to this, and I have these papers too ! I think I might just have to CASE this ! :-)

Thanks for the inspiration :-)

Lorraine x x x

Krümel said...

Beautiful card Claire! That birdcage paper is beautiful, love the ribbon and the colors look beautiful together.
Hugs,
Kathrin aka Kruemel

Sandra said...

Morning Claire....this is gorgeous,i love this image of Chris's and you've coloured it perfectly...such pretty papers too,
Have a lovely day
Take care
San x

Judy's Crafty Moments said...

Gorgeous card Claire. Love the image you have chosen and such yummy papers. Congrats on the new DT position!
Hugs
Judy xx

stampingheaven said...

This is fab Claire, love it.

Silli said...

Your card is so beautiful. I love the colors and the cute image... Great work... I love the BIg pic on your blogpost!

Nixe07 said...

What a gorgeous card! Love the great colours and your fantastic colouring.
Hugs
Moni

Tara said...

Scrummy card Claire - the papers look gorgeous and your image is stunning!
Thanks so much for joining in at BG this week! xx

Chris said...

Beautiful card Claire, I love how you coloured the image and the papers are so beautiful. Love your choice of icecream flavour too, mmm, Italian icecream, brings back lovely memories. Thank you so much for the link up to the image Sweetie, much appreciated and glad you could join us this week at BG. Hugs, Chris x

Donna said...

Fab card Claire, you've done a fantastic job with the sketch and I love the image, its so pretty....make note to oneself to purchase this one :) Donna x

Donna said...

Another fab card Claire, love the window scene and flowers, and it's all so color co-ordinated too, well done.
hugs
Donna

Rica said...

Stunning card Claire. Love the papers you've used with that fab (beautifully coloured) digi-image of Chris's they work so well together.
Thanks for joining us at BG.
hugs Heather xx

Carole said...

Another wonderful card, love the layout!
Hugs
Carole x

Jill said...

beautiful card Claire, I love the layout and image hugs Jill xx

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