Saturday, April 29, 2017

Tea? YES Please!

The theme this week at Shopping Our Stash is coffee/tea. 
I LOVE my chai tea every morning - I love to get up before everyone 
else and enjoy a big cuppa chai - it's the perfect way to start the day, 
actually it's the perfect way to start every day. I'm enjoying a big
cuppa right now. :)


make a coffee/tea themed card or project!




I love this sentiment from Verve Stamps! 
Some days there's nothing as calming or comforting 
as a big cuppa chai. This was one of those weeks.

I colored the cup with watercolor pencil crayons, cut it out and used some
pieces of foam sheet to add it to the card base. 
I used the sentiment to help ground the image - as if it's the table the cup is
sitting on.

Very clean and very simple.


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supplies:
from Stampin' Up! unless noted
cardstock: whisper white, crumb cake
stamp sets: Get Together (Verve Stamps), One Cup (Verve Stamps)
ink: midnight (CP Designs)
watercolor pencil crayons (Prismacolor)
versamark
white embossing powder
fine black marker
foam sheets (Michaels)

10 comments:

  1. Hello Susan: Besides your gorgeous CAS card, that sentiment is just amazing, love it, totally true, my ritual every day is to have a nice mug of freshly brewed coffee every morning, no matter what I have to do afterwards, one cup is what I need before I can deal with whatever the day will throw at me.
    Do not talk to me, do not turn bright lights early in the morning, I'm talking 4am.....before I have that very important first cup.
    Thank you for sharing your beautiful card with us at SHOPPING OUR STASH, we hope you play again next time.
    Hugs,
    Maria Rodriguez.DT

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    1. Thank you Maria :) I had a 4:30 morning today which means not only is there a very important first cup but there's also that 'not quite there yet' second cup!

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  2. I really like your card Susan, great colours and love the sentiment too

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  3. CAS at its best! Thank you for sharing this appealing (in more way than one) card at Shopping Our Stash this week.

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  4. I am with you! I had a lovely chai latte to start my day this morning!
    Thanks for getting caffeinated this week with the crew at SHOPPING OUR STASH!!

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    1. Thank you Donna :) I'm ending my day with a decaf chai latte right now - there's always a good time for chai :)

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  5. Your card is fabulous!! I love everything about it! Thanks so much for joining us at Shopping Our Stash! Cyndi, DT

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