Sunday, October 14, 2018

Life Begins After Coffee!



Happy Sunday!  I have a card to share today using My Monthly Hero Arts August Kit.


I am playing along with The Paper Players.  This week is a color challenge.  When I saw these warm fall tones, I just knew I had to get my coffee kit inky.  The weather is finally feeling like fall. I embraced these colors and had a cup of coffee while I created.  


I started with some PTI select white card stock.  I created a stencil using the coffee shop die.  I used fossilized amber distressed oxide ink to sponge over the created stencil to create the background for my coffee mugs.  I added a few splatters with cocoa bean ink for effect.
  

I stamped and die cut the coffee mugs and colored with 
Copic markers.  I added some wink of stella to the coffee, steam, and whipped topping.  I popped up the cups with foam tape and arranged on my panel.


In keeping with the color scheme, I used olive twist card stock and olive twist ink to stamp my sentiment background.  I love this effect.  


I die cut a stitched sentiment strip and white embossed a sentiment from same set.  I finished my card with a few clear sequins. 

As always thank so much for stopping by!


5 comments

  1. this is one fabulous card...love all your fall colors and beautiful design!

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  2. LOL, you had me at the sentiment...and after that, the background, the coffees and the coloring! What a gorgeous creation, in fact, I am hankering some caffeine right about now! Thanks for playing with our color challenge this week at the Paper Players, Betty!

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  3. Oh my gosh, Betty! Your stenciled background is a perfect backdrop for those wonderfully colored mugs. Wow! This is a stunning card. Thank for sharing with the Paper Players this week!

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  4. Fabulous coloring and background! Love the sentiment! I certainly believe this! So happy you joined us at The Paper Players this week! XX

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