Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Back to school Teacher's gift #2!!

Hi all! Hope you all are having a great day. School starts on August 30 here. I wanted to make another back to school gift for my DD Teacher and to share with some of her Teacher friends. I made a back to school Teacher's cake. I seen alot of these made for partys and I wanted to give one a try.
To make this cake I used the Tags,Bags,Boxes and More Cartridge. I cut 10 blackout boxes on page #126. I used 8 1/2 by 11 inches cardstock and fit to page button to cut cake box out. To hold all the cake boxes I cut a 11 inch circle on 12 by 12 inch yellow cardstock and 12 by 12 chipboard. Circle is cut from Plantin SchoolBook Cartridge on page #72.I made all the pinwheels for the cake boxes. I cut 4 by 4 inch squares to make pinwheels and added a gold brad in center . The next time I make this cake. Im going to make the pinwheels 3 by 3 inch. I think 4inch squares are too big. I put candy in all the cake boxes. I wrap the whole cake in clear wrap and tied a yellow ribbon at top. Do you like my cake or what? I love it and I hope the Teachers love it too! Here is a close up of the pinwheel I made for the cake boxes. I embossed the pinwheels with Cuttlebug Swiss Dots folder.
You all know me by now. I love to give gifts to others. Have a great night all

Cartridge used:
Tags, Bags, Boxes and More (Cake box).
Plantin SchoolBook (circle).

19 comments:

  1. Beautiful! You are so talented! Thanks for sharing. Happy Wednesday! :o)
    Larri at Seams Inspired

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  2. Once again - looks stunning, Jane:)

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  3. Great boxes!! Thanks so much for linking up your projects to A Round Tuit!

    Enjoy the rest of your week!

    Jill @ Creating my way to Success
    http://jembellish.blogspot.com/

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  4. Hi Judy, This is the first time I have seen such a thing. It is FANTASTIC. So professionally done. Your work is exquisite and I love the paper you chose. The teachers are so lucky to have you. *hugs*

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  5. I think your cake totally rocks!!!! She is going to LOVE it!

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  6. Wow, what a creative idea! I'm wondering if she will share...lol.

    I found your blog by your post at Showcase Yourself at It's So Very Cheri!

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  7. Stopping by from the Friday Blog Hop. I'm so looking forward to all you have on here. I love crafty blogs!
    Maureen

    http://maureenmakesit.com

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  8. Now following from Social Parade.. looking forward to getting to know you!

    http://cheeriosandtricycles.blogspot.com

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  9. Follow Friday 40 and over greetings from Casablanca, Morocco...

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  10. Hello from FF +40! Cute boxes...I'm keeping this idea, I just know it'll come in handy! I'm following!
    ~Lauri
    http://knitsandreads.blogspot.com

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  11. Hi, I'm from the Hop Along Friday blog hop. I'm following you via GFC as Blogroll Please. Please take a look at my blog and follow me back.

    http://blogrollplease.blogspot.com

    Thanks!

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  12. Hi there,
    New follower from the blog hop. If you get a chance head on over to www.fullhousemommy.com and check me out.
    Thanks and have a great weekend!

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  13. THAT IS GORGEOUS!!!! Great idea :)


    I'm following you from Friday Blog Hop!! Hopefully you can stop by and follow us too!

    http://theartsymom.tk

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  14. Love the back to school cake! What a lucky teacher!
    smiles!

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  15. How creative great job!

    Thanks for stopping by Relax and Surf Sunday

    Colleen
    www.shibleysmiles.com

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  16. New follower from Relax and Surf Sunday. Love your blog! LMK if you ever want to guest post a Holiday Craft "how to" over at my blog. :)

    Becky @ A Very Merry Christmas Store

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  17. Hi there

    Just wanted to let you know I featured your teachers gift from a can, filled with bookmarks over on my Round Tuit post this week!

    http://jembellish.blogspot.com/2010/08/round-tuit-12.html

    Thanks for linking up, and I hope you have a lovely week.

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  18. I am hosting a blog hop Friday over at Sassy Sites! Come by and link up! I would love to have your cute blog join us! Happy Friday!! :)

    Marni @ Sassy Sites!

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