Spring and Summer Coffee Lovers Bloghop

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It’s time for another Coffee Lovers Bloghop!  This time, the focus is on Spring and Summer.  Of course, that means a rainbow for me.  For my project, I used the Layered Coffee Cup die and the “Got Coffee?” die, both by Kat Scrappiness.

 

To create the rainbow, going into the coffee cup, I created a mask using a curved die that I cut into some scrap cardstock.  I created the stripes coming down across my notecard using the 2 masks side by side, leaving space for the stripes.   I used a variety of Distress Oxide inks to  create the rainbow.

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Next, I lined up the top of the coffee cup lid with the rainbow and drew some pencil lines where I wanted to continue the rainbow onto the lid.

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I used the same mask to add more rainbow colors to the top of the lid.

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I wanted to add a little bit of blue to the background, so I just used the mask again to blend some Salty Ocean Distress Oxide ink onto the card.

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I dry embossed a flower pattern onto my coffee cup to add a little texture.

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A couple of butterflies and my sentiment finish the card.

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A fun and whimsical take on a coffee-themed card.  Thanks for joining me today!  Be sure to head over to the Kat Scrappiness shop where Kat is offering 10% off your purchase May 25-June 1 using coupon code: ILOVECOFFEE.

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–SUPPLIES–

Layered Coffee Cup die–Kat Scrappiness

Got Coffee?” die–Kat Scrappiness

Butterfly Layers stamp set by Mudra

Distress Oxide, Salty Ocean, Picked Raspberry, Spiced Marmelade, Squeezed Lemonade, Twisted Citron, Peacock Feathers

Sizzix embossing folder