Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Birthday Blessings

I love shaker cards but I just don't take the time (usually) to make them. But I did this weekend! They really are a lot simpler than they seem. For this card, I used an adorable Little Miss Muffet digi called "Adela and Dida" and used lots of bling on the flourishes along with Marble Shazam Rox gemstones on the focal image itself. I cut out two of the wings to make the shaker, and filled it with sparkly purple and gold seed beads. It turned out so cute!

I'm entering "Birthday Blessings" into the following challenges:

Little Miss Muffet Challenge #25 - Anything Goes
http://littlemissmuffetchallenges.blogspot.com/2011/12/challenge-25-anything-goes.html

Sweet Stampin' - Sparkle and bling
http://sweetstampinchallengeblog.blogspot.com/2011/12/its-all-sparkling-at-sweet-stampin.html

Dutch Dare Card Challenge DDCC #144 - Make It Shimmer
http://dutchdare-cardchallenges.blogspot.com/2011/12/ddcc-144-make-it-shimmer-dis-digis.html

Paper Sundaes Challenge #100 - Celebrate!
http://papersundaes.blogspot.com/2011/12/paper-sundaes-challenge-100-celebrate.html

Recipe:
  • Gina K Designs Pure Luxury ivory cardstock; gold shimmer textured cardstock
  • StoryRock Bubbling Papers (digital): Multi and light purple
  • Lindsay Jane Every Day Life Plaid Papers (digital): Yellow
  • Little Miss Muffet Adela and Dida digi image
  • Computer-generated sentiment
  • Copics: E00, E35, E39, Y02, Y06, BV11, BV13, BV17, YR01 YR04, YR09, G12, G14
  • Spellbinders Flourish Accents dies
  • Purple ribbon, skeleton leaf
  • Purple and gold seed beads
  • Clear gemstones, Marble Shazam Rox gemstones 

9 comments:

Shirl said...

Another stunner Leslie I love the simple elegance of Adela and Dida on your card but the shaker wings are amazing.

Thank you for sharing with us at Little Miss Muffet Challenges.

Hugs Shirley x x

helloholley said...

Beautiful card!!! Thanks for playing along at SSCB!!! ;)

Céline said...

another fab card, love the shaker on her wings
thanks for playing with us at little miss muffet this week
hugs
céline GDT member

mixamatoasties said...

Lovely card!

Thanks for joining in at Sweet Stampin'.

All the best for 2012.

Susan x

Arabella said...

Wow! This is beautiful Leslie! I love how you have put the shaker beads in her wings! What a great idea!

Thanks for joining us at Little Miss Muffet Stamps!

Arabella

Wedgie said...

What a brilliant idea for a shaker card, and it looks fab! Thanks for sharing at Sweet Stampin this week, Wedgie xxx

Cleota said...

Another great card! Great papers and embellies! Thanks again for joining us at Little Miss Muffet.

Cleota
DT Member

Trina said...

How awesome! Those wings are stunners! You picked great papers and embellishments, too!!

Thanks for playing at Little Miss Muffet!

Stephanie aka Nerdette said...

Great job. Just love the treatment you did on her wings. Gorgeous leaf embelly too.

Thanks for joining the Little Miss Muffet Stamps - Anything Goes Challenge #25 and Good Luck!