Tuesday, 14 July 2015

CASology 155 - Cupcake


This week's CASology Cue Card is Cupcake!



I did a couple of fun things to create this card:

1) I combined stamps. The sentiment is from Mama Elephant and actually has the word 'cupcakes' in the spot where I put cupcake images. The row of cupcakes is an old Michael's image.

2) I was too lazy to colour those tiny cupcakes, so I got out a dot stamp and stamped a rainbow. I made sure that the dots weren't straight because the cupcakes aren't straight and because I think it's easier better to make it look like they weren't supposed to be straight, rather than making it look like I tried (but failed!) to get them straight. (Do I hear an 'amen, sistah?' lol!)

3) To preserve white space, but add some interest, I matted my focal panel on white then onto a white cardbase.

Now it's your turn. Make sure to see how the other DT members interpreted this cue card:

18 comments:

  1. Hmmm... I am learning so much!
    Thanks for the handy tips. Love your card!

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  2. 'amen, sistah!'

    Beyond sweet (pun is intended!). The somewhat planned/uneven cupcakes and dots totally create a whimsical feel which is PERFECT for this awesome sentiment. Yep...will be checking out Mama Elephant shortly!

    Hope you're having fun at camp!

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  3. Amen, sistah! lol I am loving how you did this card Ardyth, the cupcakes look so cute done with the dots of colors and I love that you didn't make them straight. Hugs, Brenda

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  4. Another "amen" from me! I love easy that looks good (or equally, easy that looks more difficult than it is...) Love the little colour dot cupcakes!

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  5. This is so fun Ardyth love the rainbow of cupcakes!

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  6. You always know just the right thing to do. Spotlighted cupcakes are super cute.

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  7. Just love your cute cupcake card :)

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  8. Amen, Ardyth! Scrumptious cupcakes ... the randomness of the colour dots makes them look as thought they're bouncing up and down seeking attention ... or to be eaten! Yum! Bisous, Anita :)

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  9. Ha! I love how you think!!! ;) So efficient, you are!!! I love this, by the way. Rainbows are a favorite of mine...after cupcakes, that is. :)

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  10. Super cute and I love the dots over the cupcakes, very clever

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  11. Hey Ardyth!! I love that you added different size circles for added dimension. Your sentiment is great too!!

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  12. Adore the simple way you added your spots of color!

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  13. No laziness detected, Ardyth! LOVE how you coloured those little guys! I couldn't wait to read how you did it. Always leave here inspired. Love your double matted round border also.

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  14. Love it - I am always inspired by your creations and this is no exception!! xx

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