Playing in Paradise: Cupcake Challenge

 This week at the Scrapbooker's Paradise blog, we were given the challenge to create a project with a cupcake theme.

I kept it really simple by using a pre-created card on the Wild Card Cricut cartridge.

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I wish I had remembered to use my D'vine Swirls embossing folder before adding the microbeads to the icing, but here is my project as is:

I used vellum for the cupcake wrapper and a Sakura Stardust gel pen on the flame to add glitter. I always use my handy Xyrons when assembling Cricut cuts...

Be sure to check out the other design team member projects!


Thanks for stopping by!

  • Cardstock: assorted Bazzill Basics, Stamper's Select and Vellum (Papertrey Ink)
  • Stamps: Bitty Baby Blessings (Papertrey Ink)
  • Ink: Tuxedo Black (Memento)
  • Cricut Cartridge: Wild Card (Provo Craft)
  • Other Tools: Stardust gel pen (Sakura), micro beads (Martha Stewart)


Anonymous said...

Cute, cute, cute!!! Love the little beads!

Allison Cope said...

Super cute card Dana! Love that cupcake shape!

Allison Rankin said...

Love those bright, cheery colors! Great use of textured paper!

Laura (scrapnextras) said...

Totally fun card! You make me want a Cricut!!

Karan Gerber said...

love the cupcake....such fun!

Karen B. said...

What a great shaped card! Love your new blog makeover too, so springy and fun!

Unknown said...

Cute card! Love the cupcake. Might have to ask my sister if she has that one.