Wednesday, October 27, 2010

JustRite Friday Challenge 041: Hoiday Recipe Swap



JustRite's always fun weekly challenge is a Holiday Recipe Swap this week. I made this same card a couple months ago & my DD so loved it that I HAD to make another just for her. I decided I'd also make her a matching recipe holder/kitchen decoration. We both hope it will be in her new kitchen IF things work out as planned in the next few months when her current lease expires (fingers crossed)!
For the card and holder I
paper pieced and Copic colored my apron digi image from DZ Doodles, and popped it up on foam tape. For the apron, ric-rac trims and BG I used various Cosmo Cricket papers from Garden Variety, Material Girl and Early Bird 6 x 6 pads. The sentiment bubble was cut from Early Bird's label sheet for the card, but hand cut for the holder, as I didn't have another label and needed a smaller size, so she can fit a recipe card on the stand. I cut the recipe holder sheet from Spellbinders' Labels Eight and then embossed my cream CS with Labels Eight & hand cut to get a 1/8" edge behind my DP. I covered a wooden clothes pin for a clip with DP.
Both sentiments are stamped using JustRite's 25-pt. Times New Roman font with Memento Lady Bug ink (now also sold by JustRite). I then added veggies cut from Garden Variety. My CS is Papertrey Ink's Vintage Cream and the ric-rac trims cut with Papertrey Ink's ric-rac die. Buttons are Making Memories, tied with embroidery flos
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My holiday recipe to share:

Holiday Apple Cobbler

6 Lg. Apples – Peeled & Sliced

½ C Sugar

1 T Cinnamon (or more!)

1 ½ T Corn Starch

2 T Orange Juice

Toss above ingredients together.

1 C Butter (or margarine)

¾ C Packed Brown Sugar

½ C Sugar

3 C Flour

2 T Cinnamon (or more!)

Cut above ingredients together until crumbly.

Put apple mixture in casserole dish & place topping over.

Bake @ 350 degrees for 35 minutes or until bubbly.

6 comments:

Sheri said...

Super cute and SO clever! I love the matching card holder! I'm sure she will be thrilled!

Mona L. Pendleton said...

Cute project Marge!

Mary Jo said...

so cute. your DD is so lucky.

Lynn said...

Eye catching! Love the polk-a-dots and square buttons.

Sue Lelli said...

This is just DARLING! LOVE the aprons and the ric rac and the square buttons! The colors are so bright and cheerful, too! FAB project!

1CardCreator said...

Love this Marge, recipe looks as yummy as the card it is in! ~Diane

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