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Sunday, May 22, 2011

The Corrosive Challenge #117 - Cupcakes

It's Sunday and that means there's plenty to be excited about! First, the world didn't end yesterday as predicted! Phew... That means I can go on crafting! And enjoying all the other things in life that make me happy... We all know #1 on that list would be my son, but sweet treats are ranked fairly high as well! lol And that ties in nicely with the theme of this week's Corrosive Challenge - Cupcakes! Simply use the delicious confection somewhere on your project to qualify for the prize from Queen Kat Stamps and to be in the running for guest designer.

I remembered that I had this sweet, but toxic Halloween cupcake stamp from Impression Obsession that had never been inked up. Since Halloween is my favorite holiday, I decided it wasn't too early to make a card for the occasion. The image actually contains three cupcakes, each with a different creepy topping, but due to size constraints I opted to use just one. My sketch is courtesy of Sketch Saturday (SS156).

It has been a busy, on-the-go weekend here.... And it looks like the trend will continue right through this coming week. This morning, for instance, I have to make a card and bake oatmeal chocolate chip cookies before we head off to a graduation party. I'll need to get moving and start my day soon, but I wanted to thank you for stopping by! Enjoy!

Card Supplies
Images: Spooky Cakes (Impression Obsession)
Ink: Tuxedo Black (Memento); Rich Razzleberry (Stampin' Up); Copics (YG95, YG97); Prismacolor Art Markers (108)
Paper: Basic Black, Old Olive, Rich Razzleberry, and Cajun Craze card stock (Stampin' Up); white card stock (Georgia Pacific); Wicked Fun designer series paper (Stampin' Up)
Accessories: Classic Ovals Nestabilities (Spellbinders); Nightfall adhesive pearls (Queen&Co); Halloween specialty brads (Recollections); Martha Stewart Vampire Label sticker (EK Success); Martha Stewart Branch punch (EK Success); Decorative Flourishes die set (Sizzix); Boutique Fleur mulberry paper mini roses (Recollections); black lace (Wrights); glue dots; 3D dots


Imke said...

Regan, i love your unusual Cupcake card. Super great Halloween card !!

Linda Palmer said...

Regan, you always come up with the cutest cards. I love this Halloween cupcake card. Great job!!!

Unknown said...

Regan...I love it!!! It's different and you did such a great job on coloring and putting it together.

Chris (catt871) said...

What a great Halloween card! I love the cupcake & that sentiment is GREAT!!! LOL

Unknown said...

Hi Regan, what a fabulous card, ha ha so different, love the boldness in it. Thank you for your nice comment on my card. Hugs xxx

Jo said...

Unusual cupcake but brilliant!
Thank you for joining in the fun at sketch saturday
Jo xx

Lau W said...

Oh this cake is funny ! Your card is very nice !