Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Spring Coffee Lover's Blog Hop - Love Affair w/Coffee {Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps}

Hello friends!
I'm back with another card to share with you


This card is a tribute to my love affair with coffee 

I pulled out my mini distress ink pads and started
sponging the base panel.  I mixed and matched two
oranges, a peach and a red to get this blend of bright
yet warm colors (that's how I feel about coffee a bright
and warm start to my day - hehehe).  Then I embossed
the sentiment and go cups.  I left the space around the
sentiment a little wet and when poured the embossing powder
on the panel it smudged.  At first I was horrified that I had
ruined it and then I decided that I loved it because it looks
like coffee grounds.  What's that saying "a happy accident"
or something like that  :o).  I then added a few of the coffee 
beans around the panel and as a last touch decided to 
splash a few drops of water on there for a bit more 
effect.  I'm really happy with how it turned out and 
it was fun to get inky with this one.  

The stamps are all from Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps
Sentiment: "Love Story Sentiments"
Coffee cups and beans: "One Cup at A Time

I'd like to enter this card in the following challenges also:
Addicted to Stamps and More Challenge #186 - Anything Goes
Creative Card Crew #109 - CAS
Kraftin' Kimmie - Wonderful Wednesday "Anything Goes"
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges #270 - Anything Goes
Simply Create Too - #105 Be Funny/Make a Joke
The Outlawz Challenges - Sunday CAS - Be Creative
Craft Your Passion Challenges #304 -  Always Anything Goes

Thanks so much for stopping in to visit me today!
May your coffee be just how you love it! Hugs D

28 comments:

  1. Lovely orange card, Danielle! Have a wonderful Thursday and Happy Hopping!

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  2. SUPER COOL card Danielle!!!
    LOVE your BEAUTIFUL sentiment and GORGEOUS background!!!
    PS - crafty accidents can be stressful but they usually add a touch of awesome and creativity => WTG with your coffee grounds:)

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  3. Wow, bright card, CAS with no layering...great card.

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  4. Very nice! Love playing with the inks.

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  5. Awesome. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation with us at Creative card Crew.
    Hugs
    Cathy DT Member
    xxxxx

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  6. Oh how cute! Love the bright orange :)

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  7. Lovely card and pretty background.

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  8. I adore the bright, orange and happy background!

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  9. This is one fabulous card...love all the orange.

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  10. Love the rich colors and your background...

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  11. What a gorgeous card! Love the beautiful colors!

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  12. Beautiful colors in your background. TFS

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  13. Love the card!! and how you ued stamps from different sets! They work perfectly together!! Thanks for joining us for our Wonderful Wednesday Challenge! Hugs DT Elisabete

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  14. Love it. Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion Challenges.

    Deni

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  15. So bright! Cute choice of sentiment!

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  16. Great card - love the colours you've used.

    Thanks for joining us at Penny's.

    Helen x

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  17. Beautiful card! Love the background!!

    Thanks for joining us this week @ Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge! Hope to see you back again soon :)

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  18. What a fun and bright card! Thank you for joining us at ATSM this week!
    Kamila DT

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  19. Such a pretty card! Thank you for joining us at ATSM blog!
    Olesya, DT

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  20. Super cute card thanks for playing along.http://simplycreatetoo.blogspot.co.uk/2016/03/midpost-of-ch-105-be-funnymake-joke.html?m=1

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