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Thursday, 23 January 2014

Baking Shelf 2

Good morning all! It seems I'm on a roll this week! lol
It's Thursday & time for a card for Just Inklined
Here it is!


The lovely image which I have used is called
It reminds me of visiting relatives when I was a little girl, there was
always a cake being made, in the oven or ready to eat!
I used this sketch 
from Sketch Saturday for my layout



Here's a closer look at the image.
I coloured it up with my watercolour pencils!
I think I still need a lot of practice but I'm fairly happy with 
how it turned out! I inked the edges with Antique Linen Distress Ink
The papers I have used are Kitschy Kitchen by Melissa Frances
Perfect for a kitchen/Baking themed card with all those little cakes.


I added a little Petit Four case under the seam binding bow
just to embellish!  Lol! Well it's a bit different &
this card is destined for a Truffle Making friend of mine!

Thanks for popping in, I hope you like my card.
I'd like to enter it in a few challenges:
Just Inspirational - Anything Goes
PDE Linky Party - Friendship Cards
Top Tip Tuesday - Use A Sketch
Tuesday Throwdown - Baked Goods
Craft-Dee Bowz - Anything Goes With A Handmade Bow
Cupcake Inspirations Challenge - Photo Inspiration
Open-Minded Crafting - Warmth (food or clothing)

31 comments:

  1. Gosh Dawn I love this, the scales my mum used to have some the same....funny never found them when cleaning her house....love this image...xx

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  2. WOW, Dawn, this is gorgeous hun, really love this card, and the wee Petite Four case is a touch of genius.

    You could enter this into our Open-Minded Crafting Fun, challenge - Warmth (either clothes or food) hope to see you there hun xxx

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  3. Really beautiful papers and image - love the petit four embellishment - great card.
    xx

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  4. super card Dawn - and I love the cake case - brilliant idea xx

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  5. Dawn! I just love your cards! Another beauty here - I think your colouring of the gorgeous image is fab! Great card! :)

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  6. What a lovely card Dawn. Was thinking of doing some of the myself today .. baking that is! Hugs x

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  7. Beautiful card Dawn love it hun xxx Check out the Challenge going on at Tuesday Throwdown too xxx

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  8. This is fabulous Dawn, love the image and the gorgeous papers and card layout.

    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  9. Yummi-licious card... Thank you for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations.

    Eva - DT

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  10. This is fabulous! Great coloring with the watercolor pencils! And how clever to add the cupcake liner to the card - love it!

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  11. Love this image Dawn and the cupcake liner is a nice touch. Super sketch to work with too. :) Thanks for joining us at Top Tip Tuesday! Hugs, Lisa S DT

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  12. I think your watercoloring turned out beautifully! What a pretty image and sounds like it brings back good memories too! Thanks for joining us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun!!

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  13. Very pretty card! Thank you for joining us this week at Cupcake Inspirations. Good Luck! Sandy, DT Member

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  14. That's beautiful! Just came to say how clever to use the cupcake holder that way under the bow!!! I'll have to remember to use that! :)

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  15. Wonderful card, love the image and design. Chris xx

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  16. oh I'm back to say how much I love this card :)

    Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at Open Minded Crafting Fun Challenge. Hope you will join us next time co-owner Crafting Vicky

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  17. Cute card, I love the layout! Thanks for joining us at Just Inspirational this week.
    Artsy-Arts

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  18. Totally adorable and clever with the little petit four liner and bow! Thanks for joining the Craft-Dee BowZ challenge.

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  19. Very pretty card !! Thank you so much for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations !!!

    Mayra
    Sweetie DTM

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  20. This is a gorgeous creation!! Love that image! and great use of the sketch too!! :) Thanks so much for playing along with us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges!!! Good Luck! I hope we see you again!!

    - Susan, Co-Owner @ Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges
    {Scrap A Thousand Words}

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  21. Oh, Dawn, I love everything about this card! The gingham paper is magnificent and perfect for a 'kitchen' scene. The bow is lovely and I adore the way you did the flags, matting them with the brown paper. Now, I have to put on two different DT hats and thank you for playing along at both Tuesday Throwdown and Open-Minded. Good luck and hope to see you again soon.
    NanaConnie DT

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  22. We're so glad you stopped by to play along with us at the Tuesday Throwdown Challenge. Good luck and hope to see you again next week!

    kReN, DT
    http://afourthlife.blogspot.com

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  23. Dawn what a gorgeous card love the image and layout. Thank you for joining in the fun at Open-minded Crafting fun, Good luck and we hope to see you again soon. Love DT Alison xxx

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  24. Thank you for Linking Up at Pause Dream Enjoy. Your project is featured on our Facebook Page today and linked to your blog!
    Pause Dream Enjoy Page on Facebook

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  25. You've done a wonderful job on this image and I love the binding on petit four (sp??) case - very clever. Thanks for sharing at OMCF.
    Hugs,
    Larelyn

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  26. Hey Dawn :)
    What a great card. The DP's you have used fit the image perfectly and make me feel positively hungry..lol...Great sketch too, I've now saved it for future use :) x Thank you for joining us over at Top Tip Tuesday Challenges x

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Thank you for taking the time & trouble to comment! I truly appreciate your feedback!
Hugs
Dawn xx