Sunday, 21 July 2013

Woo Hoo! Cake FM119

What a great challenge from Heidi at Friday Mash-up! A lovely sketch and "use your favourite NEW stamp set" - too easy! Well, that's not to say I'll be one of the picks, but I had a lovely relaxing time putting together two favourites. I have also entered the Seize the Birthday Anything Goes challenge which runs for a WHOLE MONTH and Sunny Challenges & Creations, which also runs for a while.

I discovered the other day how nicely Rich Razzleberry and Island Indigo go together, and when I saw the strip across the bottom, I wanted to use one of the stamps from Six-sided Sampler with my Stamp-a-ma-jig. I made up the templates before my class last Friday night, and the ladies had a lot of success, despite one of them never having used the Stamp-a-ma-jig before. I decided to stick to one stamp only, and thought the diagonal stripe could be very effective. What do you think?

Another favourite that I seem to be using such a lot at the moment is the single stamp Woo Hoo! I love scribbling a little of the Stampin' Write Marker onto a plastic lid and then choosing what I'll colour - a little or a lot? The Aqua Painter makes this fun and so easy, I don't even use Stazon, just the regular black stamp pad.

I used the two colours to mount the Woo Hoo! stamp and just the Rich Razzleberry for the main panel because it was going to be on an Island Indigo base. I think it has turned out to be quite masculine.
Don't forget that the Six-sided Sampler comes with a matching punch, making crafting with it even better.

Back to work tomorrow but I still have a few more cards ready to share so look out for more posts....


  1. Such a fun birthday card! thanks for playing with us at Seize the Birthday!

  2. Great birthday card, I love Rich Razzleberry and Island Indigo together!

    Thanks for joining us at The Friday Mashup!

  3. fun image :) Thanks for joining us on Seize the Birthday.

  4. Adorable! Those colors do go great together, and I love how you highlighted one of the sentiments with a different color. Thanks for joining the Friday Mashup this week.

  5. Great card Rachel. The focal image is just too cute. Thanks for joining us at Sunny Challenges and Creations.

  6. Adorable card Rachel. I love your colouring - spot on! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Sunny Challenges & Creations


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