Cupcake Inspirations

Cupcake Inspirations #71

Earlier this week I stumbled upon a new challenge blog; Cupcake Inspirations. Each Sunday they publish a picture of a delicious cupcake, to use as an inspiration for your craft project. This week’s cupcake has a perfect Halloween color scheme, but I thought it’d also work for the male birthday card I needed to make.

The image is from Riley & Co. and is called “Coffee Riley”; suitably Riley also has a Cupcake to enjoy with his coffee. 😮 As this week’s challenge over at Allsorts is paper piecing, which I haven’t done in  along time, I decided to use this technique for the chair and the footstool. The sketch is from Friday Sketchers.

Friday Sketchers #115

Cupcake Inspirations – #71
Friday Sketchers – Sketch 115
Allsorts – #65 Paper Piecing
Crafty Catz – #45 Animals
Ooh La La – #60 Spots & Dots
Raise the Bar- #31 ABC (Animals, Brown, Clean & Simple)

Card Recipe
Sentiment Stamp: Penny Black
Stamp: “Coffee Riley”, Riley & Co.
Riley: E29, E27, E55 Antlers: E37
Paper: “Oasis”, Sei
Card Candy: Choco drops
Ribbon: Laura Ashley
Punch: MS Punch Around the Pages – Rings
Misc.: Cuttlebug Embossing Folder “Spots & Dots”
Airbrushing: E25 + Vintage Photo Distress Ink

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Have a great weekend!

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