Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Holiday Coffee Lovers Blog Hop

This is my 3rd post of the day.
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It's a lovely day for blog hopping! I am joining a few card-makers to do this hop because all of us are coffee-lovers! I love playing with dies. For this card, I stacked the three cups after coloring them with watercolors.
sending you a latte thanks
Card stock: white, kraft (Michael’s), Strathmore Watercolor paper (110 lbs)
Stamps: What’s Brewing (Simon Says Stamp)
Dies: Coffee Cup Craft Die (Simon Says Stamp)
Inks: Peerless Watercolors, VersaMark by Tsukineko, Cup of Joe (Hero Arts),
Accessories: IrRESISTibles Silver Texture Spray (Tsukineko), sequins (Pretty Pink Posh), 3 D pop dots (EK Success), sequins (Avery Elle)

 Big thanks to Amy Tsuruta for organizing the hop. She is amazing and got this amazing hop set up for us to enjoy! I hope that you enjoy hopping because there are prizes to be won, thanks to the generous donations from the manufacturers!
You can find out all about the hop here.
Enjoy the hop! Thanks for stopping by!

60 comments:

thestampingbug said...

Oh wow! I sure do love the vibrant watercolors you used. The tipsy cups are so fun and the sequins, well...the sequins...Ahhhh...:)

donna mikasa said...

Oooh, I wish I had a set of mugs like that! So colorful and cheery--sure to brighten up a dreary morning!

Tracey McNeely said...

Virginia those are the sweetest and coolest coffee mugs, beautiful ink blending.

wendipooh13 said...

super fun coffee card!! CUTE!! cool cups!!!!

wienerhoneymooners said...

LOVE your colors Virginia!! Just LOVE this!!

Marla said...

I have and love this die but what a cute way to use it. Thanks for the inspiration.

Dawn Turley said...

Delightful Virginia.

Sue Lutz said...

Love yr thank you card...the colors r awesome,

joy said...

Such a cute card, Virginia!

Anja Curvers said...

Wow awesome card Virginia love the watercoloring and the way you stalked those cuts why didn't I come up with that idea? TFS.

yyam said...

So cute! Love your brightly coloured stacked cups! :)

Lynn said...

Love the spectrum of colors Virginia. Reminds of a clay shop!

Dotty Jo x said...

Love those gorgeous mugs... wish we could buy real life mugs that pretty! Jo x

Tina said...

beautiful card, love the details, cute mugs

Pam said...

Oh, I love your sweet coffee mugs. Such great colors.

~amy~ said...

VIRGINIA!
Those stacked mugs are over the top FANTASTIC!
Thanks for linking up to the Holiday Coffee Lovers Blog Hop♡

Kristie Goulet said...

So FUN, Virginia! Love those stacked mugs and the beautiful colors! xx

Susanne Vargas said...

Those brightly watercolored and stacked mugs make me so happy!

Cindy C. said...

Love this fun design! The sentiment pouring out from the beautifully watercoloured cups!!!

Shelly said...

This is AWESOME, Virginia! Love those cups!

Vicki Dutcher said...

Lovely water colored coffee cups!

Rebekah said...

What a gorgeous card with lovely watercolored mugs!! I want one!!

Becca Cruger said...

That leaning stack of mugs seems like it's just about ready to spill over! Such a cool design element and I love the touch of sparkle you added.

Miriam Prantner said...

Love how they are tipped and colored. Great card!

Joyce Casaldi said...

Love the colors of the mugs, so pretty! So glad you hopped along! Merry Christmas!

Jerrie said...

What a colorful fun card! I love the way the stacked cups lean into the sentiment. LOVE, LOVE, LOVE it!

alexandra s.m. said...

beautiful card my Friend!!
Thank You~

Harriet Skelly said...

I love those watercolored cups Virginia!

Olga Direktorenko said...

Love this fabulous rainbow colored and rainbow shaped (!) stack of cups!

lenny said...

Fantastic card ... all those colorful cups ... wow!! Stunning!

Monika Reeck said...

the colors on your mug really funtastic Virgina
lovely idea to stack that mug and nice CAS design too..
Wonderfully done...

I am joining this blog hop too and my card is number 199 would be happy if you could leave me some love too dear Virgina......hugs, Monika

Maura said...

Bright and cheery!

Harriet said...

Wonderful colors, Virginia, love the cups.

Bobby said...

Your mugs looks like hand thrown pottery, Virginia.

arlsmom aka Lynda said...

love the cheerful colors on your card!

Barb Ghig said...

Honestly, I feel like I'm always a day late and a dollar short (that's a saying, right?)! This is such a charming card, Virginia! Your water coloring is so pretty, and I love how you stacked these pretty cups! So fun!!!

Cornelia W said...

Great colorful coffee mugs! LOVE it!

Niki G said...

LOVE those fun colored mugs!! I kinda wish I had some in my cupboards!!!

Beth H. said...

Great layout! Love how you used the die to create multiples of the cup and the coloring of the mugs!

Erin (Homemade Cards by Erin) said...

Fun!!! Love how you made the sentiment split (always need to think outside the actual line).

Helen F. said...

Love this thank you stack of coffee mugs, Virginia! so beautiful and colorful :-)

Amy C. said...

Love the colorful, stacked coffee mugs!

Ruby N said...

the watercoloring is sooo nice!

Holly AKA KopyKat said...

Super cute!!!

Katie Ann Brooks said...

"Tip me over and pour me out!" These are super cute Ms. V!!!!

Nancy Carroll said...

So much fun, love the bright colors!

VanessaB said...

I love that you said you are joining a few ...lol!! Your card is absolutely amazing

Brenda said...

Love the water colours and how you stacked the cups Virginia!

Indy said...

Those cups are absolutely stunning!
Happy Holidays, Debbie!

MariLynn said...

love the way the cups looks. I like how you have them stacked but tipped.

Anita said...

I love the rainbow look on the cups.

Sylvia said...

Beautiful card, Virginia, love the cups with the water colored backgrounds...beautiful colors, so cheery! Happy Holidays!

Lyndal said...

FABulous rainbow of colours Virginia! hanks for sharing :)

Seleise said...

This is darling! Those cups are works of art. So beautiful!

maria f. said...

I just love the design of that die. And mugs those color would sure make me happy every a.m.

D- said...

LOVE it. Thanks for sharing your CUTE card.
Crafty hugs,
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Patry Ro said...

Spectacular card!!!! Great job!!!

Teresa Godines #6857 said...

Love how you colored those cups. They are so beautiful.

Helen F. said...

How fun is this? Love your coffee card, Virginia!!

Samantha Mann said...

LOVE those cups!! they are so bright and cheery!! and I love that they're stacked too!! so pretty!