Saturday, May 23, 2020

Coffee Lovers Blog hop - card 1

Hello there friends!  Today I'm sharing my first card that I created for the Spring/Summer Coffee Lovers Blog hop.


You can find all of the details on how to play along and link up HERE.

My card uses I Like You a Latte from Polka Dot Orchard and can be purchased HERE.


I thought this would make a really cute shaped card so that's what I did!  



I sized it to be a little bit smaller than an A2 sized card and printed it out on Copic friendly cardstock.  Then I traced around it, leaving a bit of a border.   I folded my cardstock in half and cut on the pencil lines giving me a shaped card base.

I colored the main coffee cup using Copic markers.  

Purples: V09, 17, 15, 12
Pink: RV32, 32
Grays: C3, 1, 0, 00, W3, 1, 0, 00
 
I carefully cut it out along the lines.  Then I went around the edges with a black marker.  Before I adhered it to the shaped base, I colored the edges of the base with the lightest purple Copic.  



To complete the card I printed out the sentiment with some of the coffee beans.  I colored in the beans with the same purple Copics and left the sentiment uncolored.


Thanks for stopping by!
~Kristina







7 comments:

  1. Great shape and cute image.

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  2. Darling shaped coffee card. Love the inside too.

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  3. Simply adorable caffeinated creation!!

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  4. I saw your card on the 2020 Spring/Summer Coffee Lovers Summer Blog Hop and thought I would pop by. Cute card!

    Cheryl
    http://shestamps.blogspot.com/

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