Saturday, January 29, 2011

Happy Birthday


Hi and thanks for stopping by today. I would also like to say thank you to my new followers!
This week at Cooking With Cricut, the challenge is all about Birthdays. Also a bonus challenge is to use one of the two lovely sketches provided by Melin. Needing a birthday card for today, I am using the card sketch.
The white card base is 6 1/2x5. The background paper is cut 6 1/4x 4 3/4. My papers are Martha Stewart playful pink double-sided pad that I have had for quite some time. Using Cricut Lacy Labels, I cut the labels at 4 1/2 inches and used the Cuttlebug Divine Swirls on the patterned paper. The white mat is embossed with the Happy Birthday folder. For the cake, I used Cricut Sweet Treats cartridge page 40. It is cut 3 inches. This week's sponsor for the challenge is Peachy Keen Stamps. I wanted to give my cake a cute little smile. I used one of the Snow Cuties 1 1/8 for the face. I won these stamps recently and I enjoy using them! I would love to have more of the stamps!
Lots on Martha Stewart ink and pop-dots for the cake.


For the inside of my card,  I cut Happy Birthday also from Sweet Treats. It is on page 56 and is cut at 2 inches. I added two different strips of the paper for a little more contrast.
Hope you enjoy my card!


20 comments:

  1. Glenda, this card is just adorable! I love that sweet little face and I adore all the pink and green...great card!
    Tanya

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  2. Glenda this is a beautiful card!! I love it!

    Lots of Cricut Love,
    Erika

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  3. Glenda, your cards always rock! Glad you are back at CWC!! Love the embossing, the choice of patterned papers, the PKS face! This card is just all around adorable:) TFS and thanks for joining us again at Cooking With Cricut.
    ~Madison CWCDT www.funkycards.blogspot.com

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  4. Nice Job! Thanks for playing along with us this week at Cooking with Cricut! See ya next week! Anita

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  5. This card is so cute, Glenda. I love that sweet face stamp. Love, love love it!

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  6. How cute!! Love the little face on the cake. Thanks for playing along with us at Cooking with Cricut.

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  7. Oh what a sweet card !! LOVE all the layers !!
    xoxo Joy

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  8. OH Glenda! This is SO CUTE! I love the colors!

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  9. This is a precious card, Glenda! And you totally rocked Melin's sketch. Thanks so much for sharing it with us this week at Cooking With Cricut.

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  10. Very cute Glenda. I love the smiley face on the cake and all of the embossing.....Thanks for sharing...

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  11. Glenda, I just love the card you made. The colors and design are so so pretty!! So Cute!!

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  12. Goossshhh your card is so pretty... so girly ! Love those colors.
    Thanks for share with us this week at CWC and good luck with our challenge.

    Have a great Monday ;-)
    http://mariaelenaworld.blogspot.com/

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  13. This is adorable, I love that little face on the cake. too cute

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  14. Cute card! Thanks for playing with us at Cooking with Cricut :)
    - CWCDT www.txscrappermom.blogspot.com

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  15. Glendale, this birthday card is just darling. Papers and color are perfect. Thanks for visiting my blog, and leaving a sweet comment on our BBTB2 project.
    Carole

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  16. What a cute card. I love all the colors and the embossing. Thank you for playing with us this week at Cooking With Cricut, we hope to see you back again soon :)

    michelle (CWC DT)
    http://mumoftwoblog.blogspot.com

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  17. Glenda,

    You are so very talented!!! :) I love this cute card! And the colors could not be more perfect (great choice on the papers!)!

    Thanks for sharing!

    Crafty hugs,

    Jennifer

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