Wednesday, September 20, 2017

My Cup runneth over...Fall Coffee Lovers Blog Hop

2017 fall hop 

I managed to design one more quick coffee card last night.  I have long wanted to create a card with a coffee cup ring.  I do not own such a stamp so I improvised.  I inked up the bottom of a glass with a little water involved and just twisted the glass on a piece of paper.  I supposed that is about as realistic as I can get.  I did use a stamp for the splatter.




Once I inked up the stamp, I added a little water to it and it made an actual splat!  So again pretty realistic except I was using Ground Espresso Distress ink instead of coffee.  I used my MISTI to perfectly position the sentiment in the middle of my ring and stamp it several times for good coverage.




Close ups of my handy work:


Ingredients:
Ground Espresso Distress ink and paint
Stamplorations Literary Caffeine-ations sentiment
Recollections Splat stamps
Our Daily Bread Designs Double Stitched Rectangle dies 
Creative Memories papers
brown card stock

I would like to enter this in the following challenges:

 http://coffeelovingcardmakers.com/2017/09/2017-fall-coffee-lovers-blog-hop/ until 9/22x

http://cheerfulsketcheschallenge.blogspot.nl/2017/09/september-challenge.html  until 9/28x




http://daranddiane.blogspot.com/2017/09/sentimentsquotes.html  until 10/1x

Thanks so much for stopping by!

Alicia

17 comments:

  1. where there is a will there is a way right? I think that is so brilliant, and I love the sentiment too! tfs!

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  2. I love your card and your fabulous sentiment. That's actually the name of my blog (My Cup Runneth Over). THanks for sharing your sweet card.
    Karen L
    www.karen-mycuprunnethover.blogspot.com

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  3. Perfect, love all the different panels.

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  4. What fun this is and so creative!!! Thank you for joining our challenge at Double D!
    Diane DD DT {Nellies Nest}

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  5. Oh Alicia this is just AWESOME!!!! I love it!!! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Sentiments & Quotes’ challenge! We hope you’ll come back often.

    Darlene
    DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please stop in for a visit!

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  6. Gorgeous papers used for this beauty.

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  7. Wonderful card, your inking technique gives the cup ring frame a real 3D effect. Love it!

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  8. Gorgeous card, Alicia - love the colors!

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  9. Fabulous card, Alicia! I love the design sketch that you used. The touch of blue looks great with the "coffee" colors! Very creative ink splat. Thanks for joining the Double D, "Quote" Challenge.

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  10. Wonderful card, love the sentiment

    Thanks for sharing!!
    ~Shanna
    www.caffeinatedcraftines.wordpress.com

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  11. Gorgeous card.
    Thanks for sharing it with us at Cheerful Sketches.
    xxx Margreet

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  12. Beautiful card! Thanks for joining us at Cheerful Sketches.
    Ditta (DT)

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