Thursday, June 16, 2011

Celebrate - Mojo Monday #195



I wanted to play along with this week's Mojo Monday sketch #195, so I started this card 3 days ago and got it finished yesterday.  Funny how time restraints draw it out like that.  Plus we only have dial-up right now, so uploading a single photo to photobucket to do a little editing takes about an hour.  But at least I can access it from home now.  It's temporary, until we can get our wireless hooked up.  It's on a list of many things that need to be done.  If Lee wasn't working 5 days a week, a lot more could be done around here...  ;)

Anyways, this week's sketch is by fellow CTMH Consultant, Debbie Carriere.  So of course I had to play along!  Great sketch, Debbie!



I finally pulled out my unused cupcake punch (SU) and paired it with some more leftovers from the You & Me kit.  They just work together so well, don't ya think?  Yum-my!

I added Liquid Glass, sprinkled with Prisma Glitter while it was still wet, to the balloons, the brads, and added little dots to the cupcake top.  And just Liquid Glass to the cherry (no glitter).

I've been using my paper crimper lately.  It adds the right touch sometimes.  Just a little texture without pattern.


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I found out yesterday that I was one of the winners for last week's Mojo contest for the card below... I'm beyond excited! Yahoo! :D



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Be sure to come back tomorrow.  I have a beautiful card ready to post.  You don't want to miss it!  (if I say so myself!)


Until then, happy creating!  :)



Supplies (all CTMH unless otherwise noted):
Paper: You & Me B&Ts; Colonial White, Chocolate, Creme Brulee, Smoothie CS
Stamps:  Card Chatter - Birthday, Everyday Celebration
Inks:  Chocolate, Cream Brulee, Smoothie
Punches/Dies:  2" circle (Fiskars), 2 1/4" circle (EK Success), 2 1/2" scallop circle (Marvy Uchida), Lg. Build-A-Cupcake (SU), Scallop border (SU), Double-ended Banners Die (Papertrey Ink)
Embellishments:  Tulip bigger brads, Colonial White Waxy flax, Prisma glitter
Other:  Paper crimper (Fiskars), Liquid Glass, Paper piercer, 3D foam tape


5 comments:

Kelly Schelske said...

This is fabulous Vicki! I love the colors! Congrats on your Mojo win!!

Sharli said...

You are brilliant! I love this card - it's just perfect!
Thanks so much for the ideas -
HUGS!

Gloria said...

Love the new color combo! And congrats on the win - I LOVED your submission. Made me want more hooligans paper. :)

Nadine said...

How fun is this card. Makes me want to party! Congrats on your mojo win!

Mandy LaCroix said...

I LOVE this card. Great colors, great touches with the glitter and liquid glass. Superb!

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