Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Touch of Gold #2

I got quite excited having made the previous notecard and started thinking about all the other designs I could work into the same basic layout, and especially how I could make the images fit with the people I was making the cards for (I'm thinking of Christmas presents for my female relatives).
A really easy fit was the tea-cup from Tea for two additions and my sister, who even as a very little girl insisted that every bedtime story ended with the line "and they all had a nice cup of tea".
I'm fighting the frame from "label basics" a little as some inks are giving a very patchy finish (seeming to bubble on the stamp). Maybe it just needs using and cleaning a few times to get it going?
The polka dots and stripe on the tea cup were added using a glue pen and then embossed with gold embossing powder.


  1. Love the idea of a notecard with the teacup - I know a lot of people who would love this! Thanks for the idea!

  2. this is just too cute! what a wonderful piece of stationary you created.

  3. Great idea. It looks so elegant. Keeping this in mind for end of year gifts.

  4. love the teacup and your story that goes with it - I haven't heard that ending to a story before.