Friday, March 26, 2021

One Cup at a Time


 
I'm linking up one project to the Spring/Summer Coffee Lovers Hop on the
very last day, just under the wire. Thank goodness for DST. I think I made it.
 
Here's my card, using a panel of stenciled flowers that wasn't perfect but
works out fine for a ceramic coffee cup.


I've been playing with layered stencils and Altenew's Hill Blossoms arrived 
together with their detailed blending brushes. I am super messy, no matter how
much I mask. So a smudged panel was cut with a Marianne Design mug die
and inked around the edges.

 
I ran a kraft card base through an old embossing folder for a bit of texture, and
remembered to stamp the sentiment before that for a better impression.
I trimmed the panel a bit to let the cup extend beyond the edges, then
popped up the mug.
 
Thanks to Amy, and her Coffee Crew for another successful hop! 

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Edited to add: My card was chosen as a Designer Pick by Helen!
Thank you so much!


14 comments:

  1. Stunning Donna, love the stencilling on the mug

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  2. Very pretty. Beautiful cup and card.

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  3. Marisela Delgado said: It looks perfect to me. It's gorgeous! So beautiful! �������� mariandmonsterd@yahoo.com

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  4. Oh goodness, Donna! That is the prettiest cup, and you've painted on the perfect pattern! xx
    =]

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  5. This is so classy and elegant! One of my very favorite cards from the entire Coffee Lover's blog hop!

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  6. Wonderful card, Perfect for the blog hop!

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  7. This is such a pretty card, full of beautiful color and sunshine.

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  8. What a beautiful cup you created, Donna! The stenciled flowers look just like they're printed on a ceramic cup!
    The background coffee bean texture is perfect for the challenge! I love this card!
    Hideko xx

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  9. I love your coffee creation! Beautiful colors!

    I’m hoping over from the Spring/Summer Coffee Lovers Hop.

    Cheryl (SheStamps)
    Visit my blog - She Stamps

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  10. Donna, the cup you've created for this card is so beautiful. Would like one of these for my coffee. tfs-stay well.

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