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Video Tutorial & Freebie • New Millenial Pink Quartz Deco Foil Valentine’s Card

Check out the brand new Pink Quartz Deco Foil in action, as I use it to layer a heart window background for a lovely and eclectic style Valentine’s Day Card. Yes! I am excited to stop by and share a video tutorial featuring this stunning new Deco Foil color, and that’s why I’m also giving away an exclusive FREE download SVG cut file! Make sure to get this heart window background SVG (we’re sharing the link on the supply list below)!

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Therm O Web Supplies:
Pink Quartz Deco Foil • https://goo.gl/pJxC8b
Deco Foil Toner Sheets • https://goo.gl/pJxC8b
Sticky Dot Runner • https://goo.gl/Pc8grJ
GK Premium Cardstock • https://goo.gl/ez7zqf
Royal Sovereign Laminator • https://goo.gl/8Wwds3
3D Zots • https://goo.gl/fRFwcS
Ultra Bond Adhesive • http://shrsl.com/1eb2p

Other Supplies:
FREEBIE Heart Patterned Card Background SVG Cut File • https://goo.gl/TpnYL6
Cricut Explore Air 2 Electronic Cutting Machine • https://goo.gl/md49R6
Simple Stories Kissing Booth Paper Collection • https://goo.gl/fyEHa5
Sequins • https://goo.gl/6Rtq6h

The new Deco Foil collection is soon to be released and everyone at Therm O Web is so excited! So make sure to follow Therm O Web’s blog and social media so you don’t miss any of our upcoming tutorials, freebies and inside scoop on our newest products!

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I hope you enjoyed this card idea -freebie-. If you did, please leave me a comment here on the blog and/or over at YouTube under today’s video! Thanks so much for stopping by today! Until next time.

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Coffee or Cocoa, whatever keeps you grounded (smile) • New Coffee Stamp Set

Happy Monday! I truly hope it’s a good one for you (and me, as well)! I know there’s always so much to do in a week, and our schedules are usually full, but I also know that somehow we manage to find time to stay creative! That creativity is healing and inspiring…

It was a series of little creative breaks what brought me here today! Last week, I found myself illustrating a new stamp set, and then making a card with it! This new set is fun, sweet and extra cute! It is called Coffee or Cocoa, and it is the biggest coffee themed stamp set we’ve ever put together! It comes with 3 images, and 8 sentiments… (Lots of fun!)

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Extra Layered Background using SVG Cut Files and Digital Papers

This card comes with many layers… I started out by cutting one of the new Heart Cards SVG backgrounds on my Cricut Explore Air 2, from white cardstock. Next, I layered a torn piece of patterned paper from the Sweet Love Digital Paper Pack and attached it across the center of the background using Deco Foil Foam Adhesive Sheets. I also adhered a second layer of the same patterned paper underneath the white heart panel, with the same foam sheets. All of this was then added to a GK Passionate Pink Premium Cardstock card base.

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Printing & Coloring my Images

I had so much fun overlaying and printing both heart cups together! I used Microsoft Word to do it… Because of the way the images are created, you’ll be able to do overlays like this one very easily, so no technical knowledge is required… Just insert the images, and place one on top of the other, and then print! I used an inkjet Brother Printer, since regular ink works great with alcohol markers, and that is what I wanted to color the heart cups with! I printed them on Canson Mixed Media Paper.

I used Spectrum Noir markers from the Magenta and Green Teal color family for the cups, and then Red Browns and Muted Browns for the cocoa and coffee. A white gel pen came in handy at the very end to emphasize the little white dots on the cocoa, and also paint some art on the coffee with the help of an Arteza waterbrush (smile).

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The sentiment on the other hand, was printed using a Samsung laser printer, because toner is what works better with vellum. I attached the cups with 3D Foam Squares and the sentiment banner with the new GK Adhesive Dot Runner. Finally I added some Unity Sequins using Ultra Bond Liquid Adhesive.

Sale Extended

I love all the possibilities with this new Coffee or Cocoa digital stamps set. I know you’ll love it too! Be sure to click here and visit our new website to check out this and all our other new digital sets. We’ve added new SVG Cut files, patterned papers and stamps to spark your creativity! We’ve also extended our 25% off sale for 1 more day, in case you missed it during the weekend!

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Thanks so much for starting off the week stopping by our blog! I’m always so thankful for your love and support! Would love it if you could share this post with your friends and family too! Wish you an amazing week, and lots of little and inspiring creative breaks! Until next time!

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Foiled Halloween Tag Tutorial + Freebie with Therm O Web

Hello! Today I’m sharing a new tutorial with Therm O Web using our brand new Halloween Clear Designer Toner Sheets! I also have a surprise for all our readers! I’ve designed an exclusive Witch Boots SVG Pack Free Download so you can create your own layered Halloween Tags. So make sure to click here so you can check out this tutorial and download our freebie today!

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I hope you enjoy this fun tutorial and especially look forward to seeing what you’ll create with today’s SVG freebie! Make sure to tag us on social media and share your Halloween Deco Foil makes with us! Thanks so much for stopping by.

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Giveaway Winners + Some more Coffee Inspiration!

Happy Monday and happy news. We’re here to announce the winners of our National Coffee Day giveaways! The winner of the $25 gift card offered right here on our official National Coffee Day post is… Karthikha Uday! Many congratulations!

We have more winners to share as each of our designers were also giving away their favorite coffee stamp set on their posts too!

From Esther Asbury’s Blog • Mimi of She’s Crafty
From Helen Gullett’s Blog • Debbie Rumpza
From Maria Pilar • Cindy Holmes
From Milagros Asensio’s Blog • Lisa Byers and Dana M.
From Tenia Nelson’s BlogKim Klinkovsky.My Kraft Kloset

Congratulations to everyone! AND, thanks so much to everyone who joined the fun and left some love on every stop! We totally enjoy reading your comments and hearing which sets are your favorites!!!

Today, I also prepared this coffee tag card that I made using the new Coffee Lovers SVG Pack and the new Fall Wishes Digital Stamp Set. By the way, this sets are on sale right now for our World Cardmaking Day promo! Yes, we’ve extended the sale and you’ll find EVERYTHING on the shop is 40% off! Hurry, the sale ends at midnight! Click here to check it out.

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Lots of yummy layers on this one! I cut both the tag card and matting tag on my Cricut Explore Air 2 and added layers of embossing enamel, glitter, mica, metallic modeling paste, bits of Deco Foil and so on! You know how much I love adding chunky textures to my projects lately, I can’t help myself!

I colored the image with Arteza Real Brush Pens and added details with a white Sharpie paint pen in the end. I always like to seal my watercolored digi images with resin spray or Krylon Workable Fixatif to protect my coloring and also to make the colors pop a bit more…

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I finished my tag card with white wrinkle ribbon and a bow that I tied around the matting tag before adhering it to the card, and, also used the coffee word SVG from the Coffee Lovers set. Of course I did add some sequins from Unity and gold thread because I can’t have enough layers on a card… I know!

Hope you enjoyed today’s post! If you are a winner, please send me a message and I will be happy to send you your prize!!! We have a new giveaway over at our Facebook page and there’s still time to join. Click here to find out more!

Thanks so much for stopping by! Have a great week!

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Giveaways & Fun! Happy National Coffee Day!

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Welcome to the very anticipated National Coffee Day Blog Hop and celebration with Coffee Loving Cardmakers!

Lots of blogs are coming together today to celebrate and share our love for coffee crafts! There are amazing prizes on every stop plus lots of inspiration! Our designers are offering a stamp set on each of their blogs. That means you’ll have 5 extra chances to win our new stamps!

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To make the day even more exciting, today Graciellie Design is releasing
3 new digital sets on Etsy • Stay CozyFall Wishes • Coffee Lovers SVG •
PLUS!
1 new coffee rubber stamp kit with Unity • One Sip at a Time
And of course, they’re ALL on SALE!
In fact ALL our coffee themed stamps both rubber and digital
are ON SALE this weekend!

Click here to check out our coffee themed rubber stamp kits at Unity.

 

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Click here to get your favorite digital coffee stamp sets on Etsy.

 

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Stay Cozy

My first card features the new digi stamp set Stay Cozy. A new version of this set is also available as a rubber stamp kit at Unity, Cozy Layers Mode! The digital set comes with 2 images, the heart/cinammon retro mug and the tea bag. The rubber kit comes with 3 images, the retro mug, the cinnamon and a holly branch, all separate so you can mix and match.

I colored this cute image with watercolor markers and printed the sentiment on vellum. I added the images to a mixed media background with lots of fun layers consisting of modeling paste, Distress Oxide inks, embossing enamel, mica, glitter and Deco Foil.

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Click below to see more creative ideas using these stamps, using Stay Cozy Stamp Set. Also available as a rubber stamp kit at Unity Stamp Co.
Each designer is offering a prize too!

Esther Asbury

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Gloria Lee

Using Stay Cozy Digital Stamp Set
Also available as a rubber stamp kit at Unity Stamp Co.

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Using Stay Cozy Digital Stamp Set
Also available as a rubber stamp kit at Unity Stamp Co.

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Coffee Lovers SVG

While I was making my cards for this event, I felt the need to have a tag card, and coffee themed elements and words. I didn’t have dies like that to cut them, so I decided to go ahead and put together an SVG pack that includes 39 coffee / tea cuts… It’s called Coffee Lovers and it’s so much fun! Love all the possibilities with these SVGS. Click here to see everything this pack includes!

My second card for today features the new SVGS! I used my Cricut Explore Air 2 to cut lots and lots of elements, in different kinds of papers, that I then layered and adhered around the white card base. I added a touch of gloss with the new GK Crystalline Drops! The SVG phrase is actually 2 separate words that I welded using the option on Cricut Design Space. These are very easy to use and you can upload them to your Cricut, Silhouette and even Brother Scan-n-Cut platforms. They can be resized to any size and combined however you like, which makes this set so fun!

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Click below to see more creative ideas using Coffee Lovers SVG!
Each designer is offering a prize too!

Helen Gullett

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Maria Pilar

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Fall Wishes

Our third digital set of the day is part of a seasonal collection that many of you have been enjoying! It’s called Fall Wishes. This stamp set comes with a tea cup floret in the Fall theme… We love to see everyone’s take on our tea cup floret stamps and we can’t wait to see what you’ll make with our latest one!

Here is more inspiration by the design team using Fall Wishes Digital Stamp Set. Each stop has a prize for those who comment and subscribe!

Tenia Nelson

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Esther Asbury

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Gloria Lee

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Giveaway

For a chance to win a $25 gift card to our stamp shop:

1. Subscribe to this blog (on sidebar).
2. Leave a comment below letting us know which of our new sets is your favorite!

For extra entries…

1. Make sure to visit each of the designers blogs. Each stop is offering a brand new coffee stamp set as a gift to one lucky winner!
2. Follow Graciellie Design on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter (on sidebar).

Winners will be announced on
Monday, October 8th on our blogs and social media!

Coffee Lovers Contest Winner

The winner of the amazing Coffee Loving Papercrafters Facebook group contest IS: CRYSTAL O. MINKLER. She used the Tea Cup Floret rubber stamp kit by Unity!

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Congratulations! You won a $75 shopping spree to our digital stamp shop! WOW!
Please send me a message on Facebook so we can coordinate your price.

All the entries were absolutely fantastic! We are so inspired! Truly overwhelmed with the wonderful response and stunning cards using our coffee themed stamps!

Join the National Coffee Day Blog Hop

Next on the hop is DL ART. To start the blog hop from the very start visit Coffee Loving Cardmakers or click on the Inlinz below to view all the blogs participating! Thanks SO, SO MUCH, for stopping by and joining the fun! AND, thanks so much Amy for inviting me to be part of this awesome hop. It’s always an honor and I love to be able to connect with everyone involved. Love me some coffee friends!

Off to hop… Happy crafting!