Saturday, December 15, 2018

National Tea Day Blog Hop | Studio Katia

Happy National Tea Day for all of you that love tea!

Today Studio Katia has teamed up with the Coffee Loving Cardmakers to celebrate National Tea Day with a fun Blog Hop. Make sure you leave comments along the Hop to qualify for a $50 CAD Gift Certificate to the Studio Katia Store.

For my card today, I wanted to create an inviting table scene for someone to enjoy a cup of tea. 

National Tea Day Blog Hop for Studio Katia by ilovedoingallthingscrafty.com

I began this card by stamping out a few of the images from the Sweet Latte set onto Bristol paper and then colored them in using Zig markers. I did a little bit of masking to add the teaspoon to the side of the teacup and fussy cut that out, and then used the coordinating dies to cut out the rest of the images.

Next, I did some dry embossing to add texture to my cardstock using the Mandala Stencil and running it through the Sizzix die cutting machine with an embossing mat. I then took the embossed piece and die cut the piece using the Dotted Pattern Set 3 dies to create a window for my scene.

To the background of what is the card base, I blended out a very subtle glow using Squeezed Lemon Distress Oxide ink and then began building the scene. The first piece I glued down was the patterned paper for a tablecloth and then added all the pieces to the table using foam tape to pop them up. I also stamped the hearts and steam to the background, colored those in and added some glossy accents. Lastly, I added the embossed frame using foam tape to create a window.

For the sentiment, I stamped out the many sweet thanks onto the dotted rectangle from the Dotted Patterns Set 2 and trimmed the edges to slide behind the tea kettle.

National Tea Day Blog Hop for Studio Katia by ilovedoingallthingscrafty.com


Hope you found some warmth and comfort in my card today, have a wonderful weekend and for those of you celebrating National Tea Day with us... 
Cheers to you!

Kristina's Blog is your next stop on the hop. To start at the beginning of the go to the Studio Katia Blog.

Thank you for stopping by 😊
Until next time... Happy Hopping 👋
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SWEET LATTE
SWEET LATTE
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SWEET LATTE DIES
SWEET LATTE DIES
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DOTTED PATTERNS SET 3 DIES
DOTTED PATTERNS SET 3 DIES
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Dotted Patterns - Set 2 Dies
Dotted Patterns - Set 2 Dies
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SSS | SK
MANDALA STENCIL
MANDALA STENCIL
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STUDIO KATIA GLUE
STUDIO KATIA GLUE
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Strathmore Bristol Pad
Strathmore Bristol Pad
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SSS | AMZ
Mini Misti Tool
Mini Misti Tool
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Blackout Ink
Blackout Ink
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SSS | IO3
Zig CLEAN COLOR 60+ 80 SET
Zig CLEAN COLOR 60+ 80 SET
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SSS | AMZ
Tim Holtz Detailer Water Brush
Tim Holtz Detailer Water Brush
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SSS | AMZ
Sizzix Big Shot
Sizzix Big Shot
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Sizzix Multipurpose Platform Extended
Sizzix Platform Extended
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Sizzix EMBOSS AND IMPRESSIONS PAD
Sizzix EMBOSS AND IMPRESSIONS PAD
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STANDARD CUTTING PADS
STANDARD CUTTING PADS
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Oxide Ink Pad SQUEEZED LEMONADE
Oxide Ink Pad SQUEEZED LEMONADE
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BLENDER BRUSH Set
BLENDER BRUSH Set
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MFT GRAPHIC GRID 6x6 Paper Pack
MFT GRAPHIC GRID 6x6 Paper Pack
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SSS
Double-Sided Foam Tape
Double-Sided Foam Tape
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SSS | AMZ
Glossy Accents
Glossy Accents
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