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Monday, 16 April 2012

Cupcake Craft Challenge 188...In the Deep End


Morning all, hope you've all had a fab weekend...mine has gone far too quickly and I'm back in work today after having a couple of days off last week. The kiddywinks are back to school today too so a bit of shock for all of us me thinks!

I'm coming at you from you Cupcake Craft Challenge today...we have super-de-duper challenge which has been chosen by my gorgeous teamie Sari and she wants you to get IN THE DEEP END! What does that mean exactly? Well, it's all about structure and depth...Gesso, Glossy Accents, Glitter Snow, Feathers, Fibres Chipboard, Corrugated card...hopefully you get the idea?

The depth on my card was created with Crystal Effects on the beer glass and bottle...the camera was playing naughty buggers and didn't pick it up too well, but you can just about see the glossy effect it has created!

We have two fab sponsors this week...
Digital Delights are offering a $5 gift voucher and
Sew Sweet are offering a £10 Gift Voucher

Design Papers: Sweet Shoppe Designs (Scraps found in my drawer))
Image: Digi Stamp Boutique (Wine & Glass)
Card Stock: SU! Bravo Burgundy
Embellishments: Jute Ribbon & Buttons from my Craft Stash!
Tools: Cricut used to cut circle
Sentiment: Created on the computer

23 comments:

Amanda said...

Fab card Donna and the bottle and glass look really shiny and good enough to drink lol. As you have used snippets you should enter Di's weekly snippet challenge, no prizes except knowing you are reducing the snippet mountain. http://pixiescraftyworkshop.blogspot.co.uk/
Hugs, Amanda x

Desire Fourie said...

Loving this. Its just perfect for that special man.
Hugs
Desire

Faye said...

Today's the day! I think I'll be wanting one of your scrummy looking beers at the end of it! ;) Fab layout and I'm loving your layers. A gorgeous, masculine card. Have a great week. Mwah. xxx

Happy Crafter said...

Hi Donna, Love the card its great for a male my son would love that one :)
Hugzz Val xx

Lia said...

wonerful card donna I love the digi and great colors
hugs Lia

Vicky said...

So gorgeous Donna...and love the layout too hun :o)

have a lovely day...big hugs Vicky xx

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Donna.

Hugs Riet

Dotty Jo said...

Great glossy effect Donna, excellent man card! Jo x

Mandy said...

What a great card Donna, the Crystal Effects look brilliant on the glass and bottle!

We finished later than most for Easter, so I still have another week off. Glad to hear you enjoyed your time off.

xx

Nikbee said...

A fantastic card. I love the jute ribbon.
Daisy was desperate to go back to school today as she couldn't wait to see her friends.
Nikki x

Catherine said...

What a cool card Donna ! I love the image and the glassy effect on the bottle and glass look stunning ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

sari said...

Good afternoon gorgeous!!!What a fantastic take on the challenge!!Love theeffect on thebottle and glas!! Have a fabby day! Hugs and sunshine!

Debs said...

Fab card Donna - love the LO and and the gloss on the bottle looks lush :o)
I think there will be a few kids that will have a shock to the system today - mine included lol!!!
Have a fab evening.
Debs xx

Molecraft said...

Fabulous Donna, love all the gloss and great colours!
Helen x

coops said...

stunning male card donna.love the fab image and design :D

xx coops xx

having a {me} day said...

Oh WOW! Donna! I love your Crystal Effects. What is this even? Love the glossy effect this leaves! Have yourself a lovely week. keeleyxx

Maria Matter said...

Cheers!
this is scrummilicious Donna!
love it!!
hugs & blessings

Sue said...

Hi Donna, fabulous card and a graet design

Belated birthday wishes to Sophie, sound like you all had a fab day..sending you love and hugs

Sue
Xx

Sue said...

Hi hun
a fabulous card,great image & colouring, luv the glossy accents, fab design, sue,x

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

Fab card, Donna. Love the 3D look. Not heard of Crystal Effects - is it like glossy accents?
Hope you are well and you got my email.
Caroline xxx

Wishcraft said...

Great card Donna :o) Fab image and colours, love the layout. Hugs, Lisa x

Fiona said...

gorgeous card...so perfect for a man.

Fi
x

Mrs A. said...

Love your textures and colours on this card. The bottle and glass wouldn't last 5 minutes in our house if The Doc saw it, shiny or not! Hugs Mrs A.