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Sunday, 31 July 2011

Cake Competition Card

My son has been asked to organise a cake competition for work for tomorrow.  he's been busy in the kitchen making his cake and he's now tired because he's had all the washing-up to do as well!!!  I thought it would be nice to give a prize and make a card.
 
 
I have used a House Mouse image from Joanna Sheen called Spring.  One naughty little mouse has fallen in the chocolate dip and got covered.  I have coloured the image with Promarkers and highlighted the glass jar with Glossy Accents.  The backing papers are from my stash.  The card is finished off with a handmade flower (various layers cut out of a book with my Tim Holtz floral die and coloured with various shades of red Promarkers, scrunched up and held together with a flower brad (which I've had since I first started making cards)), ribbon, die-cut sentiment, pearls, congratulations die-cut for the inside of the card and some die-cut cooking chipboard shapes I was given.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Crazy Challenge - Ribbons 
Passion for Promarkers - Animal crackers
Anything Goes - Pick of the bunch
Clear it Out - Anything goes
Creative Card Crew - Animal antics
I Love Promarkers - Anything goes
My Mum's Craft Shop - Fab and funky
Crafty Sentiments - Polka dot
Charisma Cardz - 4 legged friends
Digi Doodles - Anything goes
Sew Many Challenges - Anything goes
Joyful Stamper - Anything goes
Alphabet Challenge - M for metal

18 comments:

Kirsty said...

I love it! Those little mice are so cute, and it's a great idea putting the congratulations card inside! You have a lucky son! Thanks for joining us at Crazy Challenge- good luck.

KraftyKoolKat said...

How gorgeous Kym. I adore this lovely creation. Hope everyone enjoys your sons cake as much. Lol!!!
Thank you for joining us at DDSC this week.

Hugs
Cathy
xxxxx

Tracy said...

Gorgeous card Kym. Thanks for joining us at PfP this week for my animal crackers challenge, good luck.
Hugs Tracy x

Beryl K said...

Fabulous card Kym. Bet your son won't be making another cake in a hurry, especially as he has to do the wahsing up lol
Beryl x

Donna Mosley said...

So lovely Kym, love the very cute image and gorgeous details.

Donna x

darcy48 said...

Another stunning card Kym love it Arlinex

Beccas pysselparadis said...

What a sweet card, love your coloring! Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge hugs Rebecca

Kathleen B. Hernandez said...

Soo cute card. What a lucky mom you are having a son that bakes and does the washing too. ;-) Your card will be greatly appreciated.

Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge!

Kath - GD
Blog: "Let's Get Scrappy!"

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Fab idea & great card...love the added embellishments!

Thank you for sharing with us at Crafty Sentiments this week, good luck!
Hugs Shell xx

ahlers5 said...

Very cute card! Thanks for joining us at DDSC.
Diane

Andie's Space said...

Hi Kym,
Another wonderful card. Love your fab image. Thanks for joining us at Passion For Promarkers this week.
Hugs,
Andie xx

xxxtglxxx said...

Oh the very worst part of baking a cake is the washing up...... there should be some sort of washing up fairy or something! :)

Love your cheery card, great colours and sweet image.

Thanks so much for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers this week,

hugs

xxalisonxx

cebelica said...

Oh, such a sweet card. Beautifully done. Thanks for joining us at MMCS Challenges this week. Hugs!

katesacraftybugger said...

great card ,Thanks for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers -Kate x

Gemma said...

a really cute card! Thanks for joining in with our 4 legged friends challenge this week at Charisma! Gemma :)

Carrie said...

I am with the mouse lol.. I am in!! fabby card!! Thanks for playing along at MMCS XX

happyglitzygirl said...

Great card,love the image, wonderful layout. Thanks for playing with us at the Alphabet Challenge, blessings Hilde

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