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Monday, 13 April 2009

Cupcake Craft Challenge #35.....One Layer Card

Just a quickie post today as its Sophie's birthday and I promised I wouldn't be on here long lol!

It's time for another Cupcake Craft Challenge and this week Lauren is challenging us all to make a card with only ONE LAYER on it!!!!! Here is her brief: I want you to make a one layer card. You can use as many embellishments on your card as you want but only one piece of paper (not including the base). So get out your stamps and paper and I look forward to seeing what you come up with.

After I'd got over the shock of only being allowed one layer I decided to use a shaped card to make the design a bit more interesting. This scalloped card was cut on my Cricut using the Wildcart cart and I've used some SU paper for the one layer behind my image and the image is the gorgeous and scrummy Rosie digi stamp from Grab-A-Doodle Do and she has been coloured in with PM's. I've embellished my card with some gingham ribbon, gems and the flowers were punched using a small X-Cut punch. I did the circular sentiment on the PC. I hope you will be able to join us over on the challenge blog this week, I look forward to seeing what everyone comes up with! TFL :)

37 comments:

Riet said...

ohh wowww Donna,what a beautiful card,l love the colours.

hugs Riet.x

Maya said...

Ohhhh this is supercute!!
Love the flower frame and the image is so cute :)
Hugs from Maya

Littleted62 said...

That's adorable! Love the cute image and the shaped card is gorgeous. Nicki, xx.

My Little Space said...

Donna, this is gorgeous, such a pretty shape too. Hope Sophie has a brilliant birthday.

Mandy
xx

Liza said...

This is so pretty Donna, I love the shape and that gorgeous, gingham ribbon is perfect for the design.

Liza x

Suzie Q said...

Hi Donna,
Yes fully recovered thanks x
This card is wonderful as you know i love this shape, i like the way you have decorated with the jewels and flowers it is really pretty.
hope your daughter has wonderful bday and hopefully the sun will shine
lubs
Suzie Q
xxx

LOUISE said...

Gorgeous card Donna, love the image, and just love the shape of the card. The colours are just devine too, just perfect for a littl baby girl. Wish Sophie a happy Birthday, and hope she has a lovely day. Lou x

Tammy said...

OMG Donna! I LOVE this card! Soooo cute!!!

Pauline said...

Beautiful card Donna - such a cute image and great colours.
x

The Crafty Den said...

Hi Donna, your card is amazing and so sweet, just perfect for a baby card. Great image and pretty colours. Hugs, Denise x

pinky said...

Oh this is really beautiful, that shape is to die for! Finished to a tee!
Pinky

debby4000 said...

Oh wow this is adorable and what a fab shape card.
luv
Debby

Lora said...

Wow this is beautiful Donna.
the image is so cute and you have colored her perfectly.
Hugs Lora x

Lora said...

Wow this is beautiful Donna.
the image is so cute and you have colored her perfectly.
Hugs Lora x

Wendy said...

This is so pretty Donna
Wendy x

Gvendalen said...

What lovely card! Very beautifully!

Sue said...

awww this is such a cute card donna,fabby colouring too:)

sue
xx

dianets7 said...

Lovely is all I can say!

Georgia said...

This is superb! It's really clever how you've made the card into a circle and I love the image!
Love, Georgia xx
P.S. Hope you had a nice Easter!

papercraftsbyrach said...

totally adorable donna. hugs rachxx

Michelle said...

Well done you, lovely card despite the restrictions - glad it wasn't me having to do it!!
Hope you had a good easter
x Michelle

helen said...

donna this is fabulous a love the shape and the image is sooo cute
hugs
helen x

nessy said...

just adorable for a little baby girl ~so pretty
vanessa xx

Bev said...

Oh this is fab Donna, love the shape with all the cutouts, so pretty x

Bev said...

Donna, there is an award on my blog for you x

POPPET said...

Love the shape with all the cut out so gorgeous and you know i am a big fan of Sally-anns doodles and this one looks fab, hope you have had a great easter, husg Pops x x x

Lynsey said...

Great card Donna, I love the image and your pretty scalloped card! I hope your daughter enjoyed her birthday!
Hugs Lynsey:)

Sandra said...

Love it!...i want a Circut if it's only to make these shaped cards,you've done a brilliant job with the challenge,only 1 layer,panic...lol,i really like this Donna :0)
Hope your daughters had a lovely birthday,
Take care
San x

Maria Matter said...

Happy Birthday Sophie!!!!!

Hi Donna,
Sorry I'm so late stopping by, you're already fast asleep, most likely! It was nice taking a few days off! Hope you enjoyed your long weekend!
This is brilliant for your one layer card! Such a sweet image, pretty little flowers and a perfectly tied bow! There's even bling...so so pretty!
take care
Blessings, Maria

Enfys said...

This is adorable Donna that's my favourite cut from wildcard, and you made it look so pretty.
hugs
En x

Kr├╝mel said...

Donna, you made a very cute card! I love your image and the soft pink you used with the white on your card. Great take on the one layer theme!
Hugs,
Kathrin aka Kruemel

Kim said...

Perfecto, love it.... say a big hi to Sophie for me and big birthday wishes sent her way!!

Tara said...

This is sooooo pretty and sweet Donna and I really love the shape too! xx

Stephanie said...

Donna, beautiful job on the challenge this week, your card is adorable!

Emma said...

Love the shape...gorgeous card.
Emma x

bastelzauberin said...

Hello Donna,
I love the image and your pretty scalloped card! I hope your daughter enjoyed her birthday!

hope you've had a lovely Easter,
thank for the wishes for my mother. You understand German!!!

Silke X

Louise Gilmour said...

Aww, happy belated birthday wishes to Sophie!!!! I hope she had the best day ever!

What a challenging challenge Donna! You did an excellent job though... clever idea using the scalloped card base. Altogether very cute. L x