Monday 23 March 2015

Easter Cupcake

A fun Easter card today, in the shape of a cupcake, topped with tiny Easter eggs and lots of sprinkles.
 I used an Anita's shaped blank, and covered it with some ancient Papermania paper, which I ran through a paper crimper, for the cupcake wrapper.  Using the blank as a guide, I cut some pieces of brown card for the layers of icing, inking the edges with dark brown in for definition.
To decorate the icing, I die cut some egg shapes with an Xcut die and shaped them with a ball tool, and stuck them down between the layers of frosting.  I also went wild with the sprinkles, adding three different colours of Stickles and an assortment of gems.
To decorate the wrapper, I added some self adhesive lace, and a stamped sentiment, which I die cut with a Sue Wilson die.  The final touch was to add a couple of flowers, made with Woodware punches, with button centres.
I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Glitter 'n' Sparkle - #129 - Shaped Cards
Sentimental Sundays - #151 - Buttons, Brads and Bling
Allsorts - #303 - Cakes and Cupcakes
Chocolate, Coffee and Cards - #87 - Something Yummy to Eat or Drink
Simply Create Too - #81 - Easter or Bunnies
Aud Sentiments - #127 - Use a Two Word Sentiment
Craft Your Passion - #254 - Anything Goes
Through the Purple Haze - #83 - Anything Goes
Dream Valley - #102 - Easter


  1. WOW, das gefällt mir aber sehr gut
    glg Gertrude

  2. What an awesome card!!! So many great details and lovely embellies, VERY nice! Super design and such a clever idea for an Easter cupcake. Great job! Thanx so much for joining our challenge at CC&CC. Joanne

  3. Yummy card it is brilliant Ginny x

  4. Thank you for sharing!

    I loved your card and the colors that you used

    I am now following your blog!
    Be sure to stop by and follow by blog too!

    Jessica Lynn

  5. A perfect make for our theme this week Wendy, thanks so much for joining in at Allsorts challenge.

    B x

  6. Wonderful make Wendy, love the image and all the fab embellishments, Kate x

  7. Great idea...for it..

    Fiona DT

  8. Absolutley beautiful is your card x

  9. so gorgeous wendy.the shape is fantastic and i love the pretty flowers and yummy colours ;D

    xx coops xx

  10. Love your shaped card, it is so lovely a great Easter card, thanks for sharing at Glitter n Sparkle Chris DT x

  11. What a fabulous card! So creative! Thank you for joining our challenge at CC & CC:) ~Bonnie (DT)

  12. This is super duper fabulous!!! I love it! The detailing and the paper choice is perfecto!

    ~ Erum
    Sentimental Sundays DT

  13. Wonderful project! Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley!
    /Pillan, DT

  14. This is some it and all the wonderful details you added. Thank you so much for playing along with us at Simply Create Too.

  15. Sorry to be so late commenting - been away on holiday. Your card is so sweet. Thank you for sharing it with us at Aud Sentiments. Ann xxx

  16. Gorgeous card, thanks for playing along with us at Dream Valley
    Happy Crafting

  17. Your card is gorgeous and thank you for joining in our challenge ,good luck and hope to see you again next time
    Hugs xxx Dt Anneke and have a nice day.

  18. Beautiful card, love colours combo !!! Thanks for joining us at Chocolate, Coffee & Cards Challenges!!! I hope you get to join us again for our next challenge. Agnieszka DT


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