2016 Winter Coffee Lovers Blog Hop with STAMPlorations

Hello everyone!!! Today is the beginning of the Coffee Lovers Winter 2016 Blog Hop! This is an amazing blog hop and link up party for all cardmakers and papercrafters hosted by Coffee Loving Cardmakers! Let’s grab your favorite drink, create a coffee/tea/cocoa project, link up and hop along today!

2016 Winter Coffee Lovers Blog Hop

When: December 9 – December 16

Time: 6:00 am pacific time

Theme: WINTER/HOLIDAY

December 13th – National Cocoa Day

December 15th – International Tea Day

This time we have 61 SUPER SPONSORS that giveaway amazing prizes! Not only that, there are also Flash Sponsors that giveaway prizes during the blog hop is open. Check out all the details HERE to know how you can play along and link up your project(s)!

Today I am joining STAMPlorations, one of the Super Sponsors, to share Coffee projects for the Coffee Loving Cardmakers – Winter 2016 Blog Hop! STAMPlorations has a great coffee and tea collections including stamps, dies, and stencils.

And today on my projects, I am using the new Coffee Petites with CUTplorations Stitched Circle Die.

Coffee Loving Winter Blog Hop: STAMPlorations

My first project is planner shaker clips. I had so much fun creating them! First, I stamped the images on Canson watercolor paper with Versafine Onyx Black ink because I wanted to watercolor them. White cardstock will work too if you only want to color with coloring pencils or markers.

Then I die cut each of them with the matching circle stitched die. To create the shaker, I used my FUSE tool and using the circle stitched die as the guide. For the shaker filler, I found the clear/white big glitter at Walmart (also you can find similar one at any craft store). For the clips, I use the Jumbo Paper clips also I got from Walmart (or you can find at any office supply store). I used my glue gun to attach the paper clip on the back of the shaker circles.

Coffee Loving Winter Blog Hop: STAMPlorations

I stamped the images from Coffee Petites with CUTplorations Stitched Circle Die on a piece of canson watercolor with Versafine Onyx Black ink and loose-watercolored them with Sakura Koi Watercolors and brush. I added some splatters, too. Then I die cut the panel with Crafting Desert Divas – Fancy Frames dies. I added the outline frame with Tombow mono permanent adhesive and the middle panel I used 3D foam tape for extra dimension on the card.

For the sentiment on my card, I use Coffee Word Die – CUTplorations that I cut it out 5 times with kraft cardstock to create a thick chipboard. Then I stamped one of the sentiments from Anywhere There’s Coffee Stamps & Die Set – Shery Russ Designs on white cardstock and cut out the word into word strips and added some lines around the border with my journaling pen. I added the sentiments on the card 🙂

I go with some colors in this Winter 🙂 And I hope these projects inspire you to create coffee/tea/cocoa theme projects and link them up with us at Coffee Loving Cardmakers blog this week! We would love to see yours and be inspired by you, too!

Today, I also link up at:

CUTplorations December Challenge

STAMPlorations Never-ending Anything Goes Challenge

THANKS A LATTE for visiting me today and have a fabulous caffeinated day!

THANK YOU so much for leaving me some love. Your comments made my day!

Have a fabulous day,
Helen

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51 thoughts on “2016 Winter Coffee Lovers Blog Hop with STAMPlorations

  1. Helen, I love seeing your projects so much, although I usually see them on IG, I really need to get on your actual blog more often!! Thank you for the cute project and inspiration

  2. WOW, these are some of my favorite projects! The card is absolutely gorgeous, but my heart skips a beat when looking at those planner shaker clips… I’m so doing these myself! Many thanks for the inspiration, Helen. Congratulations on guest designing for Stamplorations!