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Monday, August 17, 2015

STAMPlorations Spotlight Week Day 1

Hi Everyone,

today is the day you have been waiting for - DAY 1 of our week long blog hop at STAMPlorations featuring 5 new stamp sets.



Today we are showing you WORLD BIRTHDAY CAKES - designed by Shirley Bampton.

I just love those whimsical stamps - they may just be my favorite from this release!

preview-TBSWorldBirthdayCakes

I choose the Sydney opera house and used one of my favorite color combinations - pink and gold on water color paper.


I just LOVE the gold here (Fine Tech Pearl colors)- beautiful shimmer and saturation of those German water color paints. 

I did  a light color wash around the sentiment. And of course - splatters....



Don't forget to leave a comment on this post and the rest of the team's blogs for a chance to win one of the prizes. Commenting closes on August 23. Winners will be announced on August 24.

Check out what the rest of the team made! You'll find links to all our projects here.

Linking up with:
Seize the Birthday - anything birthday


Happy hopping!

34 comments:

Rebecca Yahrling said...

Oh my, this is so cute and genius to turn the opera house into a cake. Lovely!

Jerrie said...

What an elegant card!! I love the gold you have used. Great job!!

Flo said...

Klasse!!!
Eine Oper mit Kerzen auf dem Dach!!!
Und das in der australischen Hitze!!!
Ich lach mich schlapp!!!

conil said...

Love a pick Sydney Opera House cake, who wouldn't. Seriously though, such pretty embossing and coloring. Quite exquisite.

Julie B said...

Love the little dots of gold, it really lifts the design. :)

Lee-Anne said...

Beautiful CAS design...that gold is stunning with the pink, Cornelia!

Craftychris said...

Fabulous card and brilliant stamp! xxx

Monika Skinner said...

Love the pink Opera House. The gold is stunning. ☺ xxx

Suchi said...

Love the gold!!!! That stamp set is just awesome and yummmmm!! <3

Nandini said...

Never thought the Sydney Opera House would make such a great cake!

Berina RGA said...

Beautiful card!! Love the gold!! The image is very nice..

Anita in France said...

CASilicious, Cornelia ... the gold is fantastic with the rich pink! Hugs, Anita :)

aussie aNNie said...

Now this is the stamp I have been saving for...,LOVE the opera house and as an Aussie living not far from Sydney, it is a spectacular piece of Aussie landmark....along with the Harbour bridge....you have made this card to suit the spectacular look of the opera house..,.,xx
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Dee Earnshaw said...

Very pretty CAS card - love this image and how you have used the gold to make the Opera House glow.

maria f. said...

Dig that pink and gold Opera House!

Purvi Gadewar said...

Beautiful colour combination! Lovely card Cornelia!

!neke said...

Beautiful stamsets !
You created a great card with it !
Love it !

Ineke

Cris G said...

Beautiful CAS card, Cornelia. I think I've never seen a gold popping so much as this in your card, just fab with the pink!

Deepti said...

Fabulous! Love the touch of gold :)

shirley-bee said...

Gorgeous girly pink Opera House cake, Cornelia! The gold is so vibrant. Fab job!

Teresa Godines #6857 said...

Very pretty. Love the gold edging. TFS

Karen Petitt said...

That is a really classy way to use pink! Love it, thanks for the hop and inspiration Karen

Pam said...

Gorgeous! Love pink & gold!

Bonita Coons said...

I love how the opera house looks like a birthday cake!

Maxine D said...

Oh Cornelia the pink and gold is stunning - love this card!
Blessings
Maxine

Taunya Butler said...

Love this - so gorgeous - love those pops of gold!!!

vinita jain said...

Beautiful combo pink and gold, love the color wash, gorgeous card!

cm said...

The pink/gold on a Sydney Opera House cake: luscious!
Hugs~c

nancy littrell said...

Love your CAS beauty. Your gold really makes your card pop. TFS Cornelia.

Lagene said...

EEEKKK!!!! I love The CAS Pink card!

Pink Unicorn said...

That gold is just fabulous, goes so well with the pink. And the gold splatters are just perfection!

Marianne said...

Such a fun stamp and card. Love the pink and gold.

Nancy said...

This is a first for me! A card with the Sydney Opera house on it! You did a beautiful job Cornelia! So very glad you joined us at Seize the Birthday!

JoAnn said...

Lovely card. Thanks so much for joining us at Seize the Birthday.