Love From Me

Hi friends! I'm back again with another card I made with the limited time free digi set from Verve. Since most of the digis I've designed have involved coffee, I decided to keep with tradition and include a couple coffee related images and sentiments.  After all, love and coffee are a perfect combination, don't ya think? {wink}


For my card, I started with the pdf printable of the Love From Me set, and cut the hearts, the love cup and the from me to you sentiment with a stitched circle die.  I colored with Copics and added some Nuvo crystal drops for a glitzy accent.  Next I die cut the Coffee Word Die from early espresso and grabbed a piece of crumb cake cardstock to make the background.  The coffee stain stamp is from the Better With You stamp set and I added just a hint of sponging around the edges.

Handmade card by Julee Tilman using Verve Stamps. www.poeticartistry.blogspot.com


I balanced out the darkness of the coffee word with a panel of espresso below, then tied on a striped bow and added some little dew drops in the corner that I found while ransacking my craft closet for collage supplies for the boys this weekend.  They had a blast making their little art pieces.  I always knew my craft supply collection would come in handy someday!  Definitely worth the 30 minutes of priceless silence this activity created.



If you use the digi, I'd love to see what you create.  Link me up over on this post on the Verve blog and you might win a little Verve, to boot!


Love From Me Digital Set
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Stamps: Love From Me digital set, Better With You stamp set (Verve Stamps)
Paper: crumb cake, early espresso (SU!), white (Neenah)
Ink: espresso (Altenew), laser printer, Copic markers
Accessories: Coffee Word Die (A Cut Above by VERVE), stitched circles STAX (MFT), ribbon (May Arts), dew drops (Pink Hedgehog), Nuvo Crystal Drops (Tonic)

9 comments

  1. Pretty card. Love those images and the stamped background.
    The boys look like they are having fun with their craft goodies. They sure are growing. Thanks for sharing the photo.

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  2. What a lovely and sweet coffee card! Love the new digi stamps!

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  3. Thank you, thank you, thank you. I love your digital coffee stamps! In fact I used one for a Valentine's card. Now the "love" ones - yeah. Very cute card too - love the coffee rings.

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  4. Oh, sweet Julee, yes, thank you for this wonderful digi, and I LOVE this card! Love how you've used the coffee stains for the background using Better With You and the coffee die. Beautifully done! And what fun Kellan and Trevor must have had. Haha! All that for 30 minutes of quiet time. Good for you! Hugs and praying for you! Love! xoxo

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  5. Thanks so very much for this FREE digi Julee! You are the kindest! I love the sentiments that you included, they will come in handy for ANYTHING!!! Your card is fabulous too! HUGS!

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  6. Hi Julie, thanks for the darling digi! I'm hoping I have time to use it before long. Love your card, the inspiration is making my hands stamping itchy:).

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  7. Love the picture of your two little cutie pies. I have boy bias over here with my house full of boys!

    Your card is fabulous too. Love the pop of color against the neutral tones.

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  8. Adore this :) Such a fun card and the aqua with the kraft is fabulous. Great pic of the boys too!

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Thanks so much for taking the time to brighten my day with a comment! I love hearing from you.

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