Saturday, September 29, 2018

National Coffee Day Blog Hop


You've most likely come from Sheri Gilson's post...Welcome and Happy National Coffee Day!!! Of course, the Coffee Loving Cardmakers are celebrating - BIG - with a fabulous Blog Hop filled with tons of inspiration, fun and prizes!!  The traditional Blog Hop begins on the Coffee Loving Cardmakers blog. Check out all the Super Sponsors who have donated some pretty awesome prizes you have a chance to win along the hop!





Avery Elle - $25 Gift Code
CAS-ual Fridays Stamps - $25 Gift Code
Ellen Hutson LLC - $25 Gift Card
Gina K Designs - Two $50 Gift Cards
Honey Bee Stamps - $25 Gift Card
Joy Clair - $25 Gift Card
Lawn Fawn - $25 Gift Card
Newton's Nook Designs - $25 Gift Card
Pink & Main - $25 Store Credit
Precious RemembranceLittle Things stamp set + exclusive coupon savings
Reverse Confetti - $15 Gift Card
STAMPlorations - $15 Gift Card
Studio KatiaA Cup of Thanks Stamp Set & Coordinating Die Set
Trinity Stamps LLC - Coffee with Character stamp set

That is over $400 worth of prizes that are hidden among the following designers that are joining us today.  Leave a comment on this post as well as comment along the way for a chance to win!  Commenting will be open through Saturday, October 6th at 11:55 pm pacific.  Winners for the prizes above will be posted on Monday, October 8th



So grab a cup of your favorite brew and come join the festivities!!





I'm thrilled to be showcasing these fabulous products from STAMPlorations! Pssst - STAMPlorations has generously donated a $15 gift certificate to the store so be sure to leave a comment along the hop for a chance to win!


The background, created with ARTplorations Stencil Forest of Leaves is actually sponged with ink...by using a light color on the center and dark on the outer parts, it created a 'shimmery' look!

Next stop on the hop:  The amazingly talented Lisa Bzibziak!

125 comments:

  1. Awwww! You make me blush!...lol! And back at you... this is beautiful! Love that fantastic background and pretty floral cup and plate!

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  2. Beautifyl card Kathy! Loving all the coffee sets and sayings at STAMPlorations1

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  3. Kathy! Your ard is BEAUTIFUL. I adore all the colors!

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  4. That background stencil is just so perfect for a coffee card!

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  5. Love the font of the sentiment! Love the card

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  6. Kathy, your card is soooo cool! Love all the details that make this, esp. that background!!!

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  7. I love the foiled leaf background
    and the paper piecing on the
    coffee cup-beautiful card!

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  8. Awesome card, love the paper pieced cup and saucer and the background makes me think of coffee beans!

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  9. Really cute card, Kathy! I love the fall colors as well as that awesome sentiment!

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  10. Love the patterned paper you used on your cup -- such a pretty card!

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  11. Like the fall colors and the use of them in your design!

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  12. What a fantastic coffee themed card.

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  13. Love the beautiful stenciled background.

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  14. Love the stencil background and the beautiful colors of the flowers!

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  15. This is so pretty! love the sentiment! Happy coffee day!

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  16. I love the sentiment and the background

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  17. What a great card, kathy and I love that sentiment.

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  18. Your BG is beautiful, but I want a cup and saucer that look like yours! :) Gorgeous!

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  19. Totally enjoying this blog hop! Thanks for the giveaway and really like the card :)

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  20. What a great idea piecing the coffee cup together makes it so fancy

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  21. Beautiful card I love that background that is so fun thanks for the giveaway have a great weekend

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  22. I love all the colors and the stamp set you used!

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  23. Great card. Love the paper piecing and haow you did the background.

    Have a wonderful day,
    Jessica
    Polka Dot Orchard

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  24. It is so much fun to paper piece coffee cups, and I love the bright fun prints you used. The background stenciling is lovely, too!

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  25. Love me some STAMPLorations! A fabulous make Kathy - TFS

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  26. This is beautiful, Kathy ! I love your background with the Forest of leaves stencil, so artsy ! A gorgeous floral cup of coffee too ! Fabulous. Thanks for sharing and inspiring.

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  27. Gorgeous card! Happy National Coffee Day!

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  28. A lovely card in a great colour combination and.......oooh I like the 'retro' cup, saucer and spoon very much.

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  29. I love how you tucked your coffee cup under the sentiment! Great card, Kathy.

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  30. Awesome card, Kathy! Love the background!

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  31. Kathy I love the warm and inviting card you've created for National Coffee Day. So awesome. The sentiment is perfect! Thanks for sharing.

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  32. Great card Kathy and I love the colors. SO pretty and perfect for fall!

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  33. Perfect background for awesome card. Hugs

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  34. You always pick the most awesome patterned papers for your creations! I love the pretty colors and the sweet little pattern on that saucer! :)

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  35. Great background for this design! Love it! <3

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  36. Great card. Love the background and the different patterns.

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  37. Fantastic card! Love that background.

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  38. I love the stencil and the big sentiment

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  39. I love that large coffee sentiment on your card along with your choice of patterned papers. Bright and cheerful! Happy National Coffee Day!!!!

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  40. Such a cheery coffee card, Kathy! I especially love the patterned paper on your saucer!

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  41. Charming card, I really like the background and the very pretty saucer for the lovely cup!

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  42. I always enjoy your cards and you always use the prettiest of papers to paper piece.

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  43. Beautiful card. Love how you used the ARTplorations stencil.

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  44. I love the way you layered a stenciled background and stamped images for a fun and cozy card design!

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  45. Such a nice card with really nice colors! Love the use of the patterned paper and background!

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  46. What a great background! I love the colors you used! Great job!

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  47. Love the floral saucer and who wouldn't want a polka-dot spoon. Love the sentiment. CAS, creative and very pretty card...love it all.

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  48. Awesome card! LOVE the background!

    Theresa

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  49. Bright and colorful card, with a great sentiment!

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  50. Amazing card! I really like that you used pattern paper for the spoon and the saucer too! Very cool looking!

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  51. I LOVE the patterned paper. Such an inviting fall card. Lattes with pretty designs on the top are my favorite thing to order.

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  52. I love your beautiful new take on a favorite coffee design! The colors look so great together, and it really feels like Autumn! Just beautiful!

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  53. Love the pretty floral cup on that lovely background! Great colors for Fall!!

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  54. that background is great! luv the paper-piecing!

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  55. Beautiful card, Kathy! Love the bright & cheery design! Thank you so much for letting me join the fun this week!

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  56. Fantastic card. Love the design and bright colors.

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  57. Great card! I love Stamplorations stamps and stencils! Neat use of the stencil and patterned paper!

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  58. Love the background fo this great design!

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  59. Love the paper piecing detail and the sentiment! Awesome card!

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  60. What a pretty card! Love the fun background you created! -Tasha RJ :)

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  61. Gorgeous shimmery background and beautiful card

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  62. Such a beautiful card and it brings in an Autumn feel. It makes you feel warm!!

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  63. Love your paper pieced cup and background on this lovely card!

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  64. Love the sentiment! Perfect for a coffee card!

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  65. Lovely card, I really like the colours of your paper pieced crockery, and the stencilled background is fab, too!

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  66. Oh another beauty Kathy....LOVE these colors!

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  67. Such a nice card -- love the fall colors, and the sentiment is perfect.

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  68. I'm going to have to try that stencil technique. So cool!

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  69. A fabulous card and in such pretty Fall colors.

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  70. Love this! Beautiful card and colors!

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  71. Kathy, love the wavy background and the colorful circle with the spoon! Very cute!

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  72. Gorgeous card....love the colors. Very bright and cheerful.

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  73. What a fun card and love the paper piecing.

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  74. Kathy this is a beautiful card! Thank you for sharing!

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  75. This is such a perfect coffee card. Absolutely adorable.

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  76. Hi Kathy!
    I hope this finds you well. I love your super cool background on this one. I'm guessing it's another wonderful trick up your sleeve as you always seem to have. I love it. Thanks for sharing your talents to inspire us. Also, I wanted to say THANK YOU once again for all the Paper Sweeties stamps you sent me. I've been having fun with the Birthday set and also I'm looking forward to using the Christmas sets in the next month or so. I'm really just SO grateful for your generosity. Have a blessed week, my creative friend and keep all that fabulous inspiration coming our way.
    Hugs,
    Karen Letchworth

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  77. Beautiful card! Amazing background and I love the colors.

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  78. Gorgeous card - colours are perfect for the coffee theme, and I just *love* the background!

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  79. Your card is so fun and I love that paper piecing for the saucer!!

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  80. Wow! What a gorgeous card! Beautiful combo of colors!

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  81. I just love a leafy flowery cup of coffee! Seize the National Coffee Day/week!

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  82. Who wouldn't be thrilled to seize the day, drinking their morning coffee from such a cheery service!

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  83. Oh Kathy!! I just love your card!!
    The background, the paper pieced cup and spoon!! WOW
    Perfect!!!

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  84. Love your color and pattern play. Beautiful card!

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  85. Happy Coffee Day!!! Gorgeous card, love all the details and colors.

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  86. Love your creation, Kathy! Those papers are just adorable!

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  87. Love this, you are so talented the background is so pretty, nice stamp, this blog hop is so fun. Great job!

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  88. Fabulous card Kathy!! Love the pattern papers!!!

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  89. Love the way you used patterned paper with the image, gorgeous!

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  90. Love your background and the paper piecing on your card! Super fun and lots of visual interest! ♥

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  91. Wow! Your card is just fantastic!! Love the background, the pattern and everything about it! :)

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  92. A wonderful combination of the sentiment, stencil and coffee cup. In fact, I'd love to have a set of cups/saucers like this in my kitchen! Fall spectacular! I can tell you had fun designing your card; it's infused with joy!
    ~carol

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  93. Pretty card. Love how you used your pattern paper for the saucer. Thanks for sharing

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  94. Love this card and the sentiment. Thanks for sharing with us.

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  95. Beautiful background you created with the stencil! Thank you for sharing!

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  96. Kathy, this is awesome. Love that background too.

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  97. I miss you girls I'm always so happy when I see your projects pop up in my news feed. You are cdrazy talented!

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  98. Such a beautiful card...love the background so much..

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  99. cool card design with the stenciled background.

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  100. Such a fabulous card, Kathy! I’m loving that autumn cup and super cool background!

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  101. Beautiful card, Kathy! Love the gorgeous background & the pretty patterned plate.

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