Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Jacksonbelle Tuesday Challenge!

Welcome to another fabulous Jacksonbelle Tuesday challenge! This week we have a fun inspiration challenge for you. Our challenge for you is to use this wedding cake as your inspiration:

It also happens that this is my actual wedding cake! A former co-worker of mine made our cakes and I LOVED them! Unfortunately we got married before digital photography was popular so I had to scan my printed photo. The photo just doesn't do the cake justice. It was SOOO cool. Our wedding anniversary is next week and I just can't believe it has been almost 8 years since we got married. Crazy how time flies! Here are a couple more shots of the cake before I share my card:

I decided to use the cake as a color challenge. I just had to dip into my new October Afternoon designer paper for this one. I also used this week's Taylored Expressions sketch challenge.
I found some Basic Grey buttons in my stash that matched the October Afternoon paper just perfectly!

For the 2nd time this week I added some white Scrappers Floss (that I colored with a pink Copic marker) to the buttons for the Copic Creations Coloring on other surfaces challenge!

Be sure to check out the blogs of all of the Jacksonbelle Rockstars for more inspiration!

Dawn Lusk

Julie Lacey

Heather Pulvirenti

Windy Robinson

Stephanie Severin

Amy Tsuruta

Pam Varnell

Lynda Benden

Tobi Crawford

Jill Dunn

Shemaine Smith

Lindsey Botkin

Thanks for stopping by today! I hope you all have a fabulous day!


Dawn said...

way back in the OLD days...lol

tfs more pics!! I love your card!

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~amy~ said...

thanks for sharing your wedding pics...such a fun inspiration photo! LOVE your OA card!!!

Pam Varnell said...

Simply sweet card Heather just like the cake. Love the simplicity of the card. It's just gorgeous!!!

Christi said...

What a sweet cake and card! Love those wedding pics too! So sweet!!

Danni said...

Awww, how wonderful to see wedding photos! Gorgeous cake!
Wonderful card!

Lynda Benden said...

Great wedding pics Heather!! Your card is beautiful! LOVE the papers and your layout is wonderful!

Taylor said...

Hi Heather! Thanks for participating in the TESC111 sketch challenge! Your card is simple perfection! Great colors and patterns and love the sweet button embellishment! I selected your card as one of our Top Crops this week! You can check out the announcement here: http://tayloredexpressions.blogspot.com/2010/05/tesc111-top-crops.html

Here's a link to the Top Crops badge if you'd like to display it on your blog:


havingfunwithpaper said...

Loving that background paper! Congrats on the Top Crops!

Rica said...

Oh WOW - that is some wedding cake!!
Fabulous card, love the papers and cute buttons.
Thanks so much for playing along with us at CC.
hugs Heather xx