Challenge #74: Birthday Cake, Cupcakes and/or Balloons

It's another Wonderful Wednesday here at Cooking With Cricut!  Thanks for stopping by to see what our crafty Design Team is up to today.  The hostesses for today's challenge are Debbie and Jenny J..  They chose a birthday theme to challenge the DT with -- but wait!  The projects must include a cake, cupcake and/or balloons.  Check out what our talented DT came up with -- and don't forget to click on their names to visit their blogs for more details and to leave 'em some love and encouragement!

Debbie used Create-A-Critter for this super cute birthday card.

Jenny used the Art Philosophy cartridge and this adorable Birthday Turtle
digi stamp from PaperCraftingWorld.com.

Kemma used the Imagine - Yummy cartridge to make her very yummy card!

Jenny R. created this precious 12" x 12" scrapbook layout
using the Birthday Bash cartridge.

Nita used Everyday Paper Dolls and Boys Will Be Boys
cartridges for an "out of this world" easel card.

Madison used the Pooh Font and Cricut Lite Cupcake cartridges
to make this sweet card for her Grandmother.

Court created this clean and simple card using the Create-A-Critter cartridge.

Michelle used the Sweet Treats and Plantin SchoolBook
cartridges to create bright and cheery birthday card.

Felicia's adorable center step card was created using the Celebrations cartridge.

Charlotte used the Wild Card cartridge for fun card!

Elizabeth used the Art Philosophy cartridge to create her delicious card.

Now it's your turn!  Link up your birthday project including cake, cupcakes and/or balloons - you just might be this week's Top Chef!  Here are some guidelines . . .
  • Must follow the challenge topic.
  • Must be a NEW project for this challenge, please no back dated posts.
  • Must have a link back to this post on your blog.
  • Must link your project through Inlinkz and not just your blog.
  • Must use your Cricut in some capacity.
  • Must have fun.
  • You may gladly combine challenges . . . we love to pile it on TOO!
As always, thank you so much for stopping by and crafting with us! Make sure you stop back by tomorrow to see what Chef Mindy has whipped up for our Thursday Cartridge Showcase.
~ CWC Design Team


  1. Wow, everyone's projects are so pretty. Great Job Chefs. Smooches...

  2. Julie McElhinney2/22/12, 8:43 PM

    Thanks for giving me a reason to start working on some birthday cards!!!  I enjoyed doing this one.


  3. The team has given us so many fabulous ideas.  Thank you so much!!!!

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  5. YUMMY challenge! Great projects DT! Thanks for the FUN!

  6. MelissaSunshineHoneyBee2/25/12, 8:35 PM

    Wonderful DT creations. Entered 2 Cooking With Cricut challenges with this card. This the Birthday Cake, Cupcake and/or Balloons challenge and the Cooking with Cricut Die Cut & PCW challenge.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  7. All the DT projects are great. It has been a good while since I entered a challenge. I had fun playing along.

    Hugs, Sheena 


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