Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Avocado Arts July Release: Grillin' and Chillin'




Hello!

I'm up on the Avocado Arts blog today!  I'd love for you to pop over there!

I'm showcasing the July release

Grillin' and Chillin'


I thought I'd show one of my three cards on my blog:


Do you see what I see?

What do YOU see?

A soda?  An Ice Tea?

Well, of course it's an iced coffee!


I super love that drink glass...think of the possibilites!  I made up my own trendy straw using a copic.  The belly band is a strip of vellum that is over a kraft panel {upcycled cereal box!} that I dry embossed.

My card design is inspired by



I'd love for you to pop on over to 


to check out my other projects!


22 comments:

  1. Summertime perfection! Love the texture and the drink looks perfect!

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  2. Love how crisp the embossing is on the cereal box! And OMG that straw - adorable!!! (And of course it's iced coffee - is there anything finer? Oh, right, regular coffee! lol)

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  3. Love it! I definitely saw coffee.

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  4. Awesome card Amy! Love the vellum and that embossing is awesome!
    Hope you have a GREAT 4th of July!

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  5. Love the texture and that tall skinny glass!

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  6. Of course it's an iced coffee! I was thinking diet coke with lime, personally. ;) Love your design with the upcycled embossed chipboard and handmade trendy straw! Awesome!

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  7. of course it is iced coffee, what else would it be??? heehee. I LOVE that you combined the sketch with coffee, that makes me super happy. The vellum sentiment is just perfect. Amy, thank you so much for playing along with wanna sketch!!!

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  8. Love this card and that embossed background, Amy!

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  9. This is so cute! Iced coffee is indeed summertime yum!

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  10. Holy cow Amy this is so sinkin' fabulous!

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  11. Fantastic card! Love that straw and hexi texture!

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  12. such a cute summertime card!
    Deb C

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  13. I saw a glass of root beer but iced coffee sounds yummy too. Very cute!

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  14. Love the embossed Hexagons, Amy! So cute!

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  15. What a fab design-- great use of these stamps and this sketch! YOU amaze me:)

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  16. Fun card! Love it!
    Love that embossed kraft paper!!
    (PS: I could use that drink right now) LOL

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  17. loving the soda pop stamps out there, including this one! Your straw add just the perfect amount of color and really catches the eye!

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  18. Oh, love your custom straw! And the cereal box I always forget about using. Great reminder : )

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  19. hello hexagons! you had me at hex ;) love this fabulous card.

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Cheers,
~amy~