Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Birthday Candles


Hi everyone.  Today there's a birthday party happening over at Addicted to Stamps & More.  It's the 2nd birthday of this wonderful challenge blog --- congrats to Kylie and the DT!  They have a new challenge starting today (#100 - Photo Inspiration), with lots of prizes.  Come join in the fun! :)




And there's also a party happening at CAS-ology - ya-whoo!  ...  to celebrate their 100th challenge.  The cue card is Celebrate.  What better way to celebrate than with some birthday candles :)




I know it's the 2nd birthday, but had to go with the rule of odd numbers looks better, so I included three candles :)

I used several pieces of rainbow-striped washi tape placed on a diagonal on white card stock and then ran it through my Cameo to cut out the candles.  The flames have a coating of Wink of Stella to give them shine.  I used one of my favorite new stamps sets from Clearly Besotted called "A Little Sentimental" ... I've been using it A LOT lately - love the font - simple and clean ... and there's lots of words in the set.







Stamps:  A Little Sentimental (Clearly Besotted)
Paper:  110 lb. white (Neenah); Smoky Slake, Daffodil Delight, Pumpkin Pie (SU!)
Ink:  Black (Memento)
Accessories & Tools:  Rainbow Washi Tape, Silhouette Cameo, candles cut file, wink of stella pen



Challenges:
ATS&M #100
CAS-ology #100


26 comments:

  1. Way too cool Loll. I love how you created your paper to use with the cameo. Thanks so much for the birthday wishes at ATSM and thanks for linking up! xx

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  2. Great use of washi tape Loll, the candles look fabulous, perfect for these challenges, Cathy x

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  3. Loll I love your candles! the glittered tops and the rainbow washi--divine. Thank you so much for sharing with us at CASology!

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  4. A very beautiful card Loll! I always love candles on cards!

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  5. Love your CAS card. Great use of the rainbow colors in your candles!

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  6. Those candles look just like some I put on a birthday cake recently! The washi tape worked out perfectly. Love the sparkly flames!

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  7. Adorable Loll, cute and festive. Well done.
    hugs
    Donna

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  8. So colorful and fun and Perfect for Kylie's blog birthday :-) TFS Loll.

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  9. Love your washi candles Loll. So striking against the whte background.......can't believe it's been two years for ATS&M can you? Time flies!

    Karen x

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  10. Love your colourful candles Loll a super birthday card...

    Anne

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  11. love this fun and festive card mf.

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  12. Fabulous, fun card Loll and great use of the washi tape:)
    Val x

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  13. What a fun card to celebrate with Loll! I love the way you used the washi tape-great idea. Such a great CAS card! Hugs, Brenda

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  14. Very cheerful, fun CAS design!!!

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  15. Gorgeous card, Loll, great idea, very creative! x

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  16. This is the perfect card to celebrate ATSM's 2nd birthday, Loll! I love the rainbow of diagonal stripes with your CAS design...so fun!

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  17. So fun and colourful, Loll ... love those glittery, glisteny candle flames! Anita :)

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  18. Super card, and what a wonderful way to use the washi tape (and loving that you did on the cameo). The stellas certainly added a lot of shine. Beautiful CAS card! TFS & Hugs

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  19. What pretty birthday candles and how clever to use Washi tape to make the stripes! Perfectly CAS!

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  20. Very cool rainbow candles, and perfectly CAS design. Thanks so much for playing along at CASology this week and helping us celebrate 100 challenges.

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  21. This is so cute! What a fun use of washi tape! Thanks so much for playing with us at CASology. May

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  22. Love these washi tape candles, so perfect for the cue card and inspiration photo!

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  23. This is definitely festive, Love the CAS design and perfectly incorporated colors :) thank you for sharing with ATSM!

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  24. Love your rainbow candles Loll - such a beautiful cas card:) hugs xx

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  25. This is super great!! Fantasitically awesome, love the glitter!!!
    Thanks for sharing this beauty at CASology this week!!!

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  26. This is absolutely adorable! I love the clean, simple rainbow candles and the touch of sparkle too. Thanks so much for playing along with ASM this week!

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Thanks so much for leaving a comment. I love hearing from you! Loll :)