Thursday, March 24, 2011

Seize the Cupcake.... in a Moxie Fab Vervey Kinda Way!!

Long title!! This week's Tuesday Trigger, in the Moxie Fab World, is bright green polka dot cupcake holders with an orange and yellow background!! Talking bright here!! When I saw the inspiration pic I immediately thought of the Verve set "Carpe Cupcake" {which I adore and haven't used... it is possible to have stamps you adore and haven't used... KWIM!!} Perfect and perfect sentiment. Stamped the cupcakes in memento tuxedo black onto white using masking. Since I didn't have any green with white polka dot dp... made my own. Used Verve's Bountiful Backgrounds with Versamark on green paper and heat embossed with white. Three vertical layers of those bright colors with a little divine twine from The Cats Pajamas and a two button/twine combo. Liquid applique for the frosting {prob' not used much anymore but, I liked the effect}.

Here's the inspiration


Here's my card.... Seize the Cupcake!!




How fun is that!!

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Hope you're having a great day!! Mine's better than yesterday... high winds... old tree.... no entrance to our part of the neighborhood {cul de sac both sides}... our tree.... only took 4 people an hour and a half and 2 chainsaws.... but, we had the entrance open!! And... my sweet DH gets a new chainsaw... how happy is he!!??

Ingredients
Stamps: Verve Carpe Cupcake and Bountiful Backgrounds
Paper: SU
Ink: memento tuxedo black
Accessories: Divine Twine from TCP, buttons- stash. liquid applique

8 comments:

Charlene said...

Super card layout...love it. Your citrusy panels are perfect.

Rae said...

Very Nice, love the whole design!

Lisa H. said...

super cute! love your cupcake tops.

onecraftymama said...

I can't leave a cupcake without liquid applique..it feels nekked to me :) Love that stuff! And I love how the whole card turned out, with the great twine treatment & the stacked bow!

Kimberly Gajewski said...

What a fantastic design Vickie! I LOVE those polka dotted cupcake wrappers...too cute! Look at all of that yummy Baker's Twine too! Simply wonderful! :D

nancy jane said...

Fun card. The color blocking works so well with the twine.

Cath said...

Hey Vickie! What a fun approach to this week's Tuesday Trigger in the Moxie Fab World! Thanks so much for giving it a go! :)

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