Coffee is in the air!

Hello my crafty friends!

Today I am super excited to play with Newton’s Nook – Newton loves coffee stamp set! I’m a big fan of coffee and this stamp set is one of my favorite! It’s simply irresistably super cute!!!

This project was inspired by 2017 Spring Coffee Lovers Blog Hop (if you haven’t heard about it I have a link below in the “Challenges” section). But -like I usually do- I enjoy combining challenge themes so I decided to use the color palette of MFT Color Challenge and the sketch theme of Your Next Stamp Challenge!And here what I came up with!

Quick Instructions:

To create this card I stamped my image on white cardstock and colored it with Distress inks.Then I fussy cut it, traced it with a black sharpie and left it aside. I I cut the different pieces of paper to meet the requirements of the sketch challenge and marked lightly on the card panel in pencil where they would be placed. Next I stamped the background images all around using Distress inks. For the cups I used 2nd generation stamping to soften the impression of the stamp. Then I created a mask of the cat and placed it on my square panel, I applied red Distress ink with a blending tool all around it to create a halo around the place where I wanted my image to be (to help it stand out from the background). I stamped the little sentiment and then inked the edges of the patterned paper and adhered both pieces on my card panel. Next I die cut the word Coffee out of black cardstock. I inked the white banner using Peacock Feathers and die cut the word Coffee again making sure to keep all the tiny pieces ! I stamped the rest of the sentiment and the cup and adhered the piece on my card panel using double sided tape (it is important to place the tape along the diecut gaps as well!). Next I placed the black word in the gaps and carefully added the tiny teal left overs to fill in the diecut gaps. Last I adhered the cat image using double sided foam tape to add abit of dimension. And that completed my card!

Supplies used:

  • Kraft Cardstock paper โ€“ white
  • The Works -Black craft card 200gsm
  • Creations Design Pad-Vintage Chic patterned paper
  • Newton’s Nook – Newton loves coffee stamp set
  • Create a smile – This must be love stamp set
  • Coffee theme die (unbranded)
  • Archival Ink Jet Black
  • Tim Holtz – Distress Mini Ink Pads: spiced marmalade, peacock feathers, candied apple, fired brick, vintage photo
  • Sizzix Big Shot Machine
  • Paper trimmer
  • Double sided tape
  • Double sided foam tape

With this project I entered the following challenges! Feel free to hop around! There are plenty of prizes to be won and tons of creative projects to get inspired of! ๐Ÿ™‚

  • Coffee Loving Cardmakers: 2017 Spring Coffee Lovers Blog Hop

2017 Spring Coffee Lovers Blog Hop!

  • Tuesday Throwdown: Add dimension

  • Lil Patch of Crafty Friends: #54 Anything goes

  • Your Next Stamp: Sketch #60

  • MFT Color Challenge 66:

  • Craftyhazelnutโ€™s Patterned Paper Challenge: March


Thank you all for stopping by!Hope you enjoyed it! I would love to see you again soon! ๐Ÿ™‚


Kleri xx

21 thoughts on “Coffee is in the air!”

  1. I really love Newton. I am thinking I need to check and see if I can find that set. He is so cute with all those coffee elements.

    1. Thank you for stopping by,Verna!
      I love this stamp set cause you can use it for many different occasions.And it has many little elements that can be used to build a scene or create nice backgrounds! ๐Ÿ™‚
      Kleri xx

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