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Friday, September 22, 2017

One Layer Mug w/ Steam & Owls Card

Made this one layer card using an embossing folder along with an embossing diffuser to make steam for the cup. Colored liquid in mug & used glossy accents on liquid in mug. Used Wink of Stella pen to give the heart on mug sparkle/shine. Stamped a few Owls to give it a touch of Autumn look.Colored Owl's beaks.

     Supplies List 

Crayola: pencil color - tan - used to color liquid in mug, brown - to color Owl's beaks

embossing: Cuttlebug D'Vine Swirl emb folder

Glossy accents: used on liquid in mug

Hero Arts: stamp -  Fun Stuff LL330 - mug & Owl

Lawn Fawn: ink - Pumpkin Spice

machine:Sizzix BIGkick

paper: cardstock - Darice cream with white dots

pen: Wink of Stella gold - used on heart on mug

Stampin' Up: tool - Stamp-a-ma-jig

Tim Holtz: embossing - diffuser

Entering this into the following challenge(s):

9/22   Fall Coffee   2017 Fall Coffee Lovers Blog Hop   UE   9/15

9/28   A Blog Named Hero Ch   One Layer   totcomb5ch   5E(#4)   9/4


9/30   Crafty Hazelnuts Ch Patterned Paper    Sept 2017   UE  9/1

10/2   Cuttlebug Mania Ch   Golden Harvest - Fruit, Berries, Nature   3E(#1)   9/19

10/5   Cardz TV   Anything Goes Des Ch#14   3E(#1)   9/22


  1. so fun, love the dry embossing.

  2. I like the background of your card Melissa - those owls are sweet

  3. Wonderful with monohromatic look, love the dry embossing!

  4. Great embossing in the background, Melissa.

  5. Very cute! Love the steam embossing!

  6. very fun card! Clever to way to make the steam. Thank you for sharing at A Blog Named Hero.

  7. Great design! :)

    Thanks for sharing!!

  8. Very nice card. Thank you very much for joining us at Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenges this month.
    Hugs, Iwona