Thursday, July 30, 2009

Convention Card Swaps

Cardstock: Pumpkin Pie, Rich Razzleberry, so Saffron, Creamy Caramel, Whisper White
Stamp Set: Build-a-Roo
Accessories: Flower Fusion and Circles #2 die-cuts, Big Shot, Watercolor Crayons, Blender Pens, Rich Razzleberry Polka Dot Grosgrain Ribbon, Trio Flower Punch, Razzleberry Lemonade DSP

27 cards for a WOW swap at convention.

Working diligently on decorating his last cake class...mastering the Wilton Rose!

He's a graduate! Ben has the Wilton Cake Decorating Course 1 under the belt!


  1. Beautiful card and cake. Is he registered for Class 2 yet?

  2. Lovely card and the cakes too! like the decorator more! Well Done! HUgs always!

  3. Wow!! these are just the cutest swap cards!! Love the cute color combo!! Congrats to your boy on completing the cake decorating course! What a wonderful skill to have!

  4. Okay, I'm attending convention for the 1st time, and if the typical swaps look like that, I'm in trouble! :) Mine are very, very simple and not nearly as cute. Eep! lol

  5. Love your WOW swap card.

    Congrats on your son and his cake decorating skills.

  6. JEALOUS! lol- I have been wanting to take the wilton class for ages- congrats Ben :) Your cake was beautiful! (and mom's card was pretty cute too!)

  7. You made 28 right?!!!

    Congrats Benjamin!!!! Hope your taking the next level, you are doing great! I will make roses with you!

  8. Thank you for sharing the swap cards... they are really cute.
    CONGRATULATIONS to Ben for graduating from his level 1 class!
    I can't wait to see his future cake creations... Be blessed...
    Marilyn in Texas

  9. Great cards for the swap. Have fun at convention.

    Tell Ben congratulations too. His cake is FANTASTIC.

  10. beautiful cards I am sure that anyone receiving one will be very wowed!

  11. Oh, Becky! I so hope we are in the same swap. That card is awesome and adorable.
    Congrats to your son. To the new Ace of Cakes, Hip-hip-horray!

  12. Great swap card! I love the colors. How did you color the kangaroo?

    Congratulations Ben! Roses were hard for me to master. I bet you bake lots of yummy goodies for the family now. Ü

  13. Congrats to your son for graduating from the cake class.

    I wish I were swapping with you at Convention. Your kangaroos are adorable. The paper works fabulously with your layout and image. TFS

  14. Love the colour combo on the card. And congrats to your son. Once back in highschool I attempted to learn how to decorate cakes. Unfortunatley it didn't work out so well. I still have all the supplies and cake tins up in my cupboard. I hope he continues with it.

  15. Becky

    LOVE YOUR CREATIONS! for your swap and for the displays. Can't wait to show you mine!

    and the cakes look YUMMY too. FUN

  16. WOW.. GO BEN GO.. he is a Pro now I need lessons you so DO NOT want to see "try" to ice anything I could eat it thats as far as my talent goes! lol..

    Hey and save me swap lol ... ;)


  17. Well done Ben and many congratulations on a great achievement. You have a very talented son there, takes after his Mom obviously.
    Mary A (UK)

  18. I love your WOW cards!

    Congrats to your son! Cake decorating is not as easy as it looks.


  19. Your swap cards are adorable! Your fellow swappers are gonna love 'em! And congrats to Ben! I took those Wilton classes too.

  20. this card is just adorable. i love the colors. it is so fun!!!


  21. Whoever will be swapping with you is really lucky because those cards are unbelievably cute!!! I love the two baby roos, especially the one peeking out from behind. Very clever!!!