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Saturday, 22 November 2014

Sketch Saturday #337

It's Saturday and time for another great sketch at
and we are delighted to be sponsored by
Bugaboo Stamps


I so enjoy the humour of Bugaboos.  This week I have used JJ Coffee to Go for my sentiment and image, coloured in Copics, and I decided to have a go at making a coffee shop cup card. having been inspired by a number of similar ones I spotted on Pinterest recently.    I cut the shape on my Cricut using one flower pot which I elongated for the cup and another which I squished (and flipped upside down) for the lid. It sounds easy but it actually took me a long time. I really struggle with my Cricut Studio and I couldn't get the "lid" and the "cup" to merge for the base.  I then embossed the cup section with my Couture Creations Tied Together embossing folder and added some dimension to the lid.  My corrugated papers are by DCWV and I see that I mounted them the wrong way round so that my vertical is the longest strip whereas the horizontal is the longest in the sketch.  Oops!  I added some twine for the Bugaboo challenge and a Stampin Up tiny tag.  I think I might add a coffee shop gift card to the inside.  And here is our lovely Debra's fabulous sketch.

Now we would like you to scooch some space on your craft table and come and play along with us.  Don't forget to share some love with my lovely teamies too.
I am entering my card into the Bingo challenge at Catch the Bug
I used embossing, twine and a Bugaboo image

8 comments:

Dena said...

Hey Lesley, it was so good to hear from you the other day! I hear ya, sometimes blogging is not my thing either haha!
Your card is super cute and loooooove the shape. In fact, I just recently bookmarked a page showing how to make one so I MUST!!! Super sweet Lesley!
Hugs, Dena

Donna Mosley said...

Great card Lesley, love the design and fab image.

Donna x

Mrs A. said...

Hope you partook of a large one to go when you'd finished this card! Love your coffee cup shape. The mysteries of circuits shall ever remain a mystery to me. Hugs Mrs A.

Cathy P. said...

How cute is this, Lesley! LOVE the shape of your card and the way you used the sketch in its design!
Hugs, Cathy xx

coops said...

so stunning lesley.fab fun image and sentiment and the shape is fantastic ;D

xx coops xx

debby4000 said...

Brilliant card Lesley, I haven't even tried to do anything like this with my cricut.
luv
Debby

anita01 said...

Hai Lesley,

Love your stunning cards...

Warme groetjes van...

Anita xxx

Julie said...

Another great design - I'm out of superlatives, but love it!! Juliexx