Friday, September 30, 2011

Express Yourself

I chose Carrie Gaskin, ColourQ #77 winner to CASE today.

She used paper piercing to follow the butterflies, which inspired me to paper pierce the steam in this card.

I paper pieced the cup and outlined it with a Souffle pen.

I used ColourQ's colors here.

There IS olive in the stripe under the ribbon loops I stitched.

The inspiration for the ribbon treatment is from

Thank you for stopping by to view my card. ;)

See D's Chai Latte,JustRite Curlz Font,Memento Ink cocoa,Brilliance copper,copper embossing powder,Piggy Tales DP,Kid's Jewelry Braiding Cord,Souffle pen


  1. Really cute Marlena!! Love the stripes! Thanks so much for celebrating the ColourQ's 2nd birthday with us!!

  2. Cute card, Marlena! Love that cup of coffee! Thanks for joining us for the two year anniversary at the ColourQ.

  3. Darling card!! I love that cuppa joe! Great stripes & I love the triangular panels you've used, it really adds some neat dimension. :) Thanks for playing colourQ this week, Marlena! I always love to see what you'll make! :)

  4. Really cute! Thanks for playing with us at the CQC!I love coffee, I can smell it now!

  5. Looks so warm and yummy Marlena! And I love your scrunchy ribbon!!!

  6. Love your espresso card, so cute and original .

  7. What a yummy card!
    Thanks for playing at CAS-ual Fridays!

  8. Gorgeous colors, and great design too. Thanks for playing at CAS-ual Fridays!


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