Monday, December 2, 2013

Big and Small..

Hey there...

Well its back to work today after a lovely 4 day break for Thanksgiving...big thanks to JT and the Nixon family for being so warm and welcoming to Hubby and I...we ate like Kings.

JT and I did some serious craft shopping and played our usual $20 to celebrate my massive haul (which I will show later in the week) I thought I'd use some of the items to enter Color Throwdown #270

I blew a bulb in the craft room so my photo is not great :(

My ingredients are -
Gumball green - the ink I used to stamp. The stamp is by Tim Holz and part of a set that I have wanted for ages, they were part of my haul...the little rectangle to the right of the image says 'Birthday'
Silver - the Happy peel-off
Crumb Cake - is the backing paper and is by Studio Calico and is also new!
The white is obvious :)

I like the addition of the bling at the bottom and the top left-hand corner, I also like the contrast between the Happy Birthday words, I like this technique of splitting phrases. Overall I think it's a little bit odd, but I'm happy with it.

Have a happy Monday.



  1. This is beautiful Claire! I love the pretty paper and layout… and the fab image and sentiment make it a wonderful design! :-))
    Hope you have a good week
    Big hugs
    Sue B xx

  2. Very cute... love that cupcake! Thanks for joining us for the Color Throwdown!

  3. Love the TH blueprints stamps!! Sounds like you had some fun shopping!! Thanks for joining us at CTD!!

  4. Gotta love shopping for craft supplies! Loved seeing the colors used for a birthday card! So glad to have you playing along in the Color Throwdown challenge!

  5. What a great use of Tim's cupcake! Thanks so much for playing the Color Throwdown!


In line with new Data Protection legislation (GDPR) commencing 25 May 2018 by commenting you do so in the knowledge that your name & comment are visible to all who visit this blog and thereby consent to the use of that personal information for that specific purpose.

Thanks for swinging by and leaving a comment, I appreciate it..I will come and visit you too! IF YOU GET THE I'M NOT A ROBOT COMMENT, IGNORE IT AND CLICK PUBLISH AS NORMAL.
Thanks Cx