Cupcake Time - AFA DT Post

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Hi Everyone! Today over at Anyone for Anya we have a fun new challenge for you: Sweet Treats! For my card, I have used Birthday Anya II with her yummy little cupcake :) Keeping in mind that Valentine's Day is around the corner...I decided to create a cute love scene using the My Mind's Eye Love Me papers.




I wanted this card to be really fun and bright so I used a combination of bright pink and blue to jazz up the card. The heart stamps are all from the Build a Valentine Stamp Set from My Craft spot. I coated the hearts in a blue glitter powder from Martha Stewart, and also coated Anya's cupcake in a pink glitter powder. The blue and pink flowers are from Prima, and the ribbons are from my stash. To tie it all in, I sewed around the edge of the card in a pink zigzag stitch, and around the vertical panels using a purple straight stitch.


I coloured Anya using copic markers, and distressed the edges of the papers using Tim Holtz Distress Ink Victorian Velvet. Here are the copic colours that I used:

SKIN: E00, E50, YR00, E11, R11 (blush)
HAIR: E29, E31, E47
DRESS: (pink) RV13, R22 (blue) B02, BG05

Other challenges that I am entering with this card are:


Thanks everyone for stopping by and can't wait to see your creations over at Anyone for Anya! :)

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18 comments

  1. what a sweet card
    love the glitter

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  2. oh this is one gorgeous card Hun just love that image,and all that beautiful glitter hugs Cherylxx

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  3. awww, she's so cute! love the design and her hair color is perfect!

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  4. Her hair looks great! I love that paper too!

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  5. Fantastic card and colouring Alyce..Loz

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  6. This is so cute! I love the touch of blue on it. Thanks for playing with us at Going Grey with Scrap-Creations.

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  7. So cute and adorable with the colors and the image. Beautiful card!

    locksmiths sydney

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  8. Thanks for becomming a follower Alyce, I've just repaid the favour. Yay another fabulous Aussie talent!

    Cheers,

    Kasey ~ in Oz

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  9. Great card Alyce, love the touch of blue with the pink really looks great
    Hugs
    Kat xx

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  10. Pretty card. You did such an awesome job on the coloring. Love the glitter too.
    Jani
    papercompulsions.blogspot.com

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  11. Hey, the blog is lookin' great!

    I love this sketch... gonna have to borrow it. :)

    -Annie

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  12. This is just stunning, love the gorgeous mix of papers and fab stitching. She is such a wee cutie and her hair is coloured to perfection.

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  13. Gorgeous card Alyce, love the highlighted hair and sparkly cake lol! Thank you for your kind comments and following, I am now a new follower and look forward to seeing more of your beautiful creations, happy crafting, take careX:)

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  14. Gorgeous card Alyce and thanks for popping by my blog and your lovely comment on my card
    Hugs Dianne xx :)

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  15. This is so sweet! I love all the glitter on that cupcake - so cute!

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