Friday, September 23, 2016

Perk Up

Here is my second entry for the 2016 Fall Coffee Lovers Blog Hop. And for this card I used images from Gina K. Designs stamps.


The sentiment was added to the center of a pre-printed label frame which was in a past card kit from Gina K. Designs. I die cut that patterned paper circle with a die from My Favorite Things. It was a die that cut out the center and left the outer part for a frame. It also has some stitches in it.


I used ivory card stock and stamped the cup with Gina K. Designs black ink. After that I colored it with Bic Mark-It pens. But to finish the cup off I pieced a portion of the pattern paper from the Gina K. Designs Autumn Wishes paper pack on the band area. I then popped it up over the stitched framed sentiment.

My base card was in a deep red color so I thought these designs would work well on it. I also added a strip of the pattern paper along the bottom of the card which was layered onto ivory card stock.


It looked sort of plain to me so I took some complimentary colored enamel dots from Stampin' Up! and added them randomly. Also in the center of the card I added a sheet of ivory card stock so that I could stamp a sentiment or write a message.



Supplies:
Gina K. Design Stamp Sets: We Go Together and Coffee which are both illustrated by Claire Brennan
MFT Die-namics Die:
MFT-948 Single Stitch Line Circle Frames
Gina K. Design card stock and pattern paper
Enamel Dots from Stampin' Up!
Gina K. Designs black ink
Bic Mark-It pens
Zots Dots (popped up the cup)
Crafter's Companion Glue Pen

Thanks for  checking in and leaving so many kind words about my card. I hope you are having a fantastic day too!

God bless,
Verna

34 comments:

Macimbalo said...

So pretty! Love the patterned paper and how you used it!!!

StampingbugKerry said...

Oh the floral paper is just delish! Love your little circle element too! :)

Donna Ellis said...

Love those flowers around your cup and paper plate, Verna! It's a great creation, and BEAUTIFULLY coordinated! xo

Patti said...

Oh how I love the white and pop of color against your fall"ish" colored background. This card is delightful Verna!

Patti

Cindy C. said...

Oh this is really pretty!

Teresa Godines #6857 said...

Love that color. The deep red makes your floral borders stand out. TFS

Teri Wilde said...

Love the rich colors.

Rosy Newlun said...

What a stunning creation Verna! Great layout and that die is awesome!!!

kittykat3308 said...

Beautiful card

Kathleen

Judy Woodland said...

LOVE this card!!! The patterned paper is so pretty and I really like how you have used it. And then the enamel dots in just the right colors are the perfect final touch. Well done!!!

Barbara said...

You have succeeded in convincing me that I need to make a set of coffee note cards today.

KT Fit Kitty said...

Gorgeous card for the hop, Verna! Beautiful paper piecing and such a lovely sentiment! Enjoy your weekend!

Rebecca Yahrling said...

The paper you used is so pretty! Lovely designed card.

Shelly said...

Super cute card!

Sheri Gilson said...

Super cute card, Verna! Love all the GKD goodies you used!

Lisa Babitz said...

The floral paper goes so well with the deep red, and the enamel dots are the perfect accent! Very pretty!!

Bad Kitty said...

very sweet card!
Fiki

Joyce Erb said...

So pretty! Love the paper and plate. I have so many coffee stamps I really need to do some:-)

Elizabeth said...

Very pretty!

VanessaB said...

So cute

Tonya said...

Your card is lovely! Thanks for sharing.

Arianna Barbara said...

Oh wow! Beautiful card and colours!!!

Karen B. said...

Such a fun card!

Lisa said...

So pretty! Love that paper!

Kathy Krug said...

Great paper and colors on the fun card.

Helen Gullett said...

So sweet with the floral papers. Love it.

Ann said...

Love the flower DP you used on this. Lovely card.

~amy~ said...

Verna, this is so much fun! Love all the flowers and the enamel dots are perfect!

Nikki C said...

Lovely card

Doudou said...

Lovely coffee card!

Dr Sonia S V said...

What a perfect sentiment
Cheers
Dr Sonia

Ceal said...

fun card, love the colors

An'Jenic G. said...

Great card

Helen F. said...

Verna, this is soooo pretty!

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