Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Coffee Lovers #3

... and then, of course, I had to use up the Gathered Twigs from the mini Burlap stencil...


Supplies:
  • As I said, I had to use the remaining DI on the Burlap stencil,  so I sprayed it with my custom Heirloom Gold Perfect Pearls mix and monoprinted onto a pre-diecut stitched circle (die from Autumn... thanks-- can't believe how much I use these!)
  • Had a black circle also pre-diecut and affixed them together
  • I sketched the coffee cup on Strathmore watercolor paper and attached it
  • I used a coveted un-cut BasicGrey DP from 2010 for the perfect background... don't you agree???  If you recall from this line (Curio, I think it is), all edges are darkened, so when I cut a 4x6", I needed to get the other edges.  I used Walnut Stain and Black Soot Distress Paint, running the edges with the older sponge-tops.
  • Quote from my stash, inked with Gathered Twigs DI and sprayed with my Perfect Pearls mix.
Yay!  

A third card for the Summer 2017 Coffee Lovers Hop.  This particular card has nothing summery about it... unless you are in Seattle.  Picture a rainy coffeeshop. Wouldn't this card just fit in during a summer rain? LOL. 

I will also share this at Simon Says AG on Wednesday... just in case they kick this card out of the Coffee Lovers party...

10 comments:

  1. Great sentiment, love all the layers and the natural colours!

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  2. Love the graphic patterned background and the coffee mug, with a few coffee stains, just like in real life.

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  3. Cool the way you added the sentiment labels.

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  4. This would fit right in here in not so sunny So. Florida with our wicked thunderstorms lately. Another awesome card!

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  5. ANOTHER beauty. I hoard my BG.
    Are you a washingtonian? I live just east of Seattle but work in Seattle.

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  6. Love this one too! So cool!

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  7. Cool layout and lovely look of your coffee Cup Mimi
    I am missing you a lot
    but I will be not in blogland much too
    cause tomorrow i get new job yaaayy
    I start 9:00 Am
    and its 5 hours job
    Mimi if I have time will visit you
    if not
    I will send you card
    i never forget you sweety
    hugs hugs
    Monika

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  8. Adorable card! Such a fun design!

    Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!

    hugs...
    Melissa

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