Sunday, September 27, 2020

Football and Coffee ...

... well maybe not a good combination!

But since hubby is upstairs watching football (GO STEELERS!)  I decided to join in the new challenge offered up over on the AAA Cards Challenge Blog. (hence the coffee reference! lol)

I have had a couple coffee themed stamp sets in my stash for quite awhile now and hadn't yet inked them up!  Well, today's the day for one of them!  LOL
What do you think?
This is certainly CAS (clean & simple) ... and a lot of fun!


After sponging on a little TH 'tea dye' & 'walnut stain' distress ink in the lower corner, I then stamped my Frantic Stamper (FRA-CL-133) Coffee stamp that was inked up using the same Tim Holtz Walnut Stain ink.   A white gelly roll pen was used to create the steam.

Frantic Stamper Clear Stamp Set - Coffee (ships July 29)

I can see I need to get busy and make more coffee themed cards as I have a lot of friends & family who are coffee lovers and I'm sure they would enjoy these sentiments.

Challenges:

NBUS Challenge #18 - Never Before Used Schtuff
Cards 4 Galz #131 - One Layer Card
Aud Sentiments Challenge #260 - AG + a sentiment

Ok ... that's it for me today.  Time to get the kabobs put together for tonights dinner! 
The weather is so beautiful, we've been grilling out nearly every evening!
Isn't Fall weather awesome?

As always, thanks SO MUCH for taking the time to stop by!


15 comments:

  1. Great CAS and coffee smells good. x

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  2. A gorgeous CAS card...Love the stamps.xxx

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  3. Super CAS card and great sentiment. Thank you for joining us at Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog
    Best Wishes Lisa xx
    craftycard-designs.co.uk

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  4. Great card - love the blending along the bottom and side - very effective. Thank you for joining us at Cardz 4 Galz xx Lynda DT

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  5. This is so coffee steam! Thanks for joining us at AAA Cards!

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  6. I really love this card!

    Thanks for playing along with us at Aud Sentiments,

    Hugz Tinz

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  7. Lovely coffee card. Now, onto the NFL............go Cowboys. I remember the days when I so hated when Terry Bradshaw was playing against my Cowboys. Exciting games. [Bunny]

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  8. I love the old fashion coffee pot, your sponging in the corner is perfect and love the added steam, great touch!

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  9. Love that sentiment and the whole stamp set looks fun. Fantastic card! . Thanks for playing at AAA Cards, hope to see you join in with future challenges too. Stay safe and keep crafting.

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  10. Cute! Great sentiments in the set. I can relate! Loving your coffee colored sponging and your white steam, plus the simplicity. It's not easy, but you've gotten really good at CAS!

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  11. Stunning CAS card. Thank you for joining the AAA Cards Challenge.
    - Joy Dsouza

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  12. I just LOVE this CAS card, it is so fun and so beautifully created, what a great stamp set this is, when they do the Coffee Lover's hop this fall/winter you will be all set!

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  13. Fabulous CAS card, I love the colour of the coffee for a background. Brilliant. Thanks for sharing with us at Cardz 4 Galz Caz. DT

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  14. Love the simplicity of this card and yet the steaming coffee and the sentiment make an impact! Thank you for joining us at AAA cards. Hugs ~ Ishani.

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