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Sunday, March 15, 2015

National Caffeine Awareness Month...

"Cupid Shooting Arrow" was provided by
Drawn with Character.

Who knew??  I had no idea there was such a thing!
613 Ave C's latest challenge is to celebrate this widely popular occasion with all the masses that gather for parades and coffee bar events country wide!  LOL!  Ok, I will play along... my fave source for caffeine is hot chocolate {at least today it is}!  The DT has some delightful samples to celebrate the cause - check out their take on the theme (ATG /Twist: Use something with caffeine), and enter up to three of your own before next Saturday!

I used a deep chocolate brown base CS in a Z-fold & layered the panels with these wonderful blue patterned papers that a friend was giving away - what is the matter with her??!!  I luvs this paper!  The cuppa hot chocolate [from Melonheadz], was printed twice, colored with Copics & using Paper Sculpting to achieve the curvature, I popped up a 2nd layer of marshmallows and the heart on the front using foam tape.
Here is the Ode to Caffeine on the inside:














This card should be eligible for the following CHALLENGES:
Through the Craft Room Door – ATG
Crafting from the Heart #50 – ATG
Inspiration Destination #24 – ATG
Fab & Funky #250 – Focus on the Image
Art by MiRan Challenge #27 – ATG
MarkerPOP #64 – ATG
Sweet Stamps #212 – ATG
Sugar and Betty's Challenge Blog – ATG
Party Time Tuesday #196 – ATG
Pile it On #60 – Use 3 of something [3 gems on front, 3 marshmallows]

SUPPLIES
IMAGES:  The cupid image is from Drawn with Character ;  Cup of Cocoa is by Melonheadz; Sentiment is computer generated.
PAPER:  Neenah Classic Crest Solar White 80# Cover Wt. used for the images; DP and the mats are from stash.
EMBELLISHMENTS: Bling from stash.
INKS: the images were printed on an Epson WF-3520 printer & colored with Copics:




Create wildly and color with abandon!  ~ginny

9 comments:

  1. Fabulous colouring and love the papers and the card shape Ginny x

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  2. This is way cute! I love your colors! Thanks for sharing and joining us at Inspiration Destination. Hope to see you again and good luck!
    Ema
    IDCB Owner

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  3. Oh girl you are good! When you ordered that cupid image I thought "she knows this challenge is after Valentine's Day right?" I LOVE it!! You create with your bad self! LOL!! Oh and the cocoa is by Melonheadz :)

    Hugs!
    Kathi

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  4. Great card I love the image he's so cute the color choices. Great cup of brew.

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  5. Totally awesome hun, I love the image he is just too cute! And if you're ordering mines a mocha!
    Great layout too, I really must try to make a z fold, you know how scared I am of folds and shapes lol
    hugs
    Sandie xxx

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  6. This is so gorgeous and a pure delight to see, love that cute image also the wonderful card fold and colours, thank you for joining our challenge this week at FAB 'N' FUNKY
    hugs
    lorraine x

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  7. Love it​!​ Fabulous card!​ Thanks for sharing ​your talent​ with us at Through the Craft Room Door. Hope to see you again soon and good luck in the prize draw!

    http://karenskreativekards.blogspot.co​​m/

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  8. Fabby card, great images and detail, hugs Liz xx

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  9. Super cute card!! Thanks for joining us on the Artbymiran Challenge Blog

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Thank you so much for your comments!
~ginny