Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Special Delivery

This "Special Delivery" image is from Digi Doodle Shop, and I fell in love with it as soon as I saw it.
I love it for it's simplicity so I decided it needed a simple but effective background. I chose my fave color PINK and dressed it up with grey and black. I added glossy accents to the cupcake and colored the candle flame with my spica glitter pen. I couldn't find any chipboard numbers in my stash collection so I took some Tim Holtz grunge paper and cut out the number 4. I colored it with my cat eye stamp pad and added some glitter.
I apologize for the poor camera quality - we are fighting at the moment and I think the camera is winning.
I will be entering this card in the following challenges:
Craft Your Passions "Anything Goes"
Scrap-Creations "Buttons or Bows"
Party Time Tuesday "It's all about Birthdays"
Stamp Insanity "Fave Color"
Birthday Sundaes "Cakes & Cupcakes"
Pixie Dust Challenge "Fave Color"


  1. Excellent coloring Michelle! Love the illusion of stitching too!

  2. love this, fab spotty paper and the ribbon is yummy! Gorgeous card! Thanks for joining the ‘Anything Goes’ Challenge’ at Digi Doodle Shop Challenges. We hope to see you again next week!
    Debbie Dt x

  3. Super cute card - and I LOVE that image!

  4. Hi! Oh what a lovely card, fab colors! Thanks for joining in the How Old challenge at Cupcake Craft Challenges! Shelly x

  5. How totally fun! I love that your "neutral" color is gray with the pink! Thanks for playing along with the Pixies this week, good luck!

  6. Perfect colouring of one of my favourite images!! A wonderful layout too! :0) Thank you so much for joining us in our Anything Goes Theme at DDSC this week! Hugs, Karen.xx

  7. Michelle this is an adorable card and you have coloured our image to perfection.

    Thanks for sharing with us at Digi Doodle Shop Challenges.

    Hugs Shirley x x

  8. This is so sweet and adorable. I just love the way that you colored the image and the papers and big bow make your card so much fun!! I love it. Thanks for joining us at Party Time Tuesdays for our birthday challenge.
    See you soon!
    PTT DT

  9. Wonderful color combination and great shading/coloring of the image.

  10. Hi Michelle,
    Great card, lovely coloring and papers. TFS


  11. SOOOO pretty and cute at the same time! Wonderful.

  12. Love, love, love your birthday card. This chef is so cute and funny! Love your coloring also. Well done for the birthday card challenge and thank you for joining us at PTT, come again, we love to have you play with us. :)Peggy

  13. Beautiful card.Love the colour combo.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion. Hope to see you again next week :D
    Lisa x

  14. Beautiful design Michelle and such a lovely colour combination...thanks for sharing with us at Cupcake this week :) Donna x

  15. Super card Michelle, I love this image and the colour combination is stunning :)

  16. I LOVE it!!This is awesome girl!!Love that big bow! Thanks for joining us at Scrap-Creations and Creative Accents Challenge. ;)

  17. Love this one, Michelle. Your color choices are fabulous and that bow is something I'd just die for! I have to go get this image. Have a friend who has a birthday this month and that image will be perfect! TFS

  18. Love the image and fab coloring skills! thanks for joining us at Party Time Tuesdays!