Sunday, November 17, 2013

Hot Cocoa and Chocolate Cupcake

White Cardstock for the card
White Cardstock for the mat
Darcie Embossing Folder Cupcake
Kraft Outlet Tag - Pop Up tape behind tag

Crop-a-dile corner rounder to round edges on tag
Spectrum Noir Markers - two shades of Brown
White cardstock scrap for the marshmallow using pop up tape on the mug
Micron Brown Ink Pen to draw Marshmallows & write on the tag
Offray Brown Ribbon
Clear Dollar Stamps - Cocoa Cup
PowderPuff Mocha Mama Chalking Ink
Clear Dollar Stamps - inside Sentiment

   Thank you for dropping by- enjoy your crafting week!
I am linking up to the following challenges - come and join me!

Monthly Challenges

Nov 1- Nov 30 CHNC Monthly Christmas Extra ATG ~ UE
Nov 1 Nov 30 Beccys Place Holiday - A month of Holiday Cards UE
Nov 5 - Nov 30 Ribbon Carousel - Holiday and Celebrations UE 

Nov 5  Nov 18 Clear It Out - Theme Chocolate/Marshmallows Stash Brown/White 3E #3
Nov 8 - Nov 21 Chocolate Coffee  Monochromatic 2E #2

Nov 8 - Nov 19 Crimbo Crackers Christmas Words UE
Nov 10 - Nov 23 Red Carpet - Have food on your creation 3E #2
Nov 10 - Nov 22 Challenges 4 Everybody ATG UE
Nov 10 - Nov 23 Quirky Challenge - Baby Its Cold Outside Cocoa/Hot Drink 3E #3
Nov 12 - Nov 24 Twisted Tuesday Pop it up and use Polk-a-dots[embossing folder- 3E #2
 Nov 13 - Nov 30 ABC Christmas Warm Winter Wishes UE
Nov 15 - Nov 22 Jo's Scrap Shack ATG UE
Nov 15 - Nov 22 Sister Act Cards Only Challenge UE 
Nov 13 - Nov 19 Crafting by Designs - ATG with Twist Christmas UE
Nov 17 - Nov 30 Creative Inspiration Paint ATG UE
Nov 17 - Nov 23 Christmas Card Weekly Challenge Bling or ATG UE
Nov 17 - Nov 30 Dream Valley CAS Card 3E #2
Nov 17 - Nov 23 Glitter and Sparkle - Tag It 3E#1


  1. I like hot chocolate. Temps here in Central TX last wk had me drinking hot choc in the evng but this weekend it is in the 80s. Brrr to Hot in no time.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  2. Gail this is just adorable. Hugs, Carole

  3. Hi, Gail, I just wanted to mention that I haven't been getting your emails lately. Luckily I also follow you on GFC so I've been seeing your projects there but I prefer email. Maybe there is a problem with your email subscription service? Thanks - I really enjoy your blog!

  4. Love the use of a tag on your card! Certainly a nice treat to cozzy up to on a cold day. TYFS and joining in all the fun at Christmas Card Challenges #51. :)

  5. Cocoa and a chocolate cupcake! You are right on target for CC&CC! Adorable card, I love the "dot" frame that you created and blended the cupcake into it. The dots on the cupcake really pull it all together, nice job! Thanx for joining us for our monochromatic challenge. Joanne

  6. Another creative card! Who doesn't like cocoa and chocolate cupcakes! Great job Gail! Thanks for joining Quirky Crafts in this challenge. Have a terrific day! Hugs, Gloria GDT

  7. Great card. Thanks for playing at RCS.

  8. Yummy Card. Thanks for sharing at RCS.

  9. Great card love the embossed muffin..
    Sandy :) DT
    Thanks for entering over at Challenges 4 everybody..

  10. Cute! You had my mouth watering-lol. Thanks for joining the Clear it Out Challenge, always a pleasure to see your entries :)

  11. Mmmmmm, your cards are making me hungry! I'm enjoying your snowmen, hot chocolate and marshmallows Gail, they make wonderful Christmas cards.

  12. Hi, Gail - I'm back with my Glitter n Sparkle DT hat on - this is so cute - and it's making me want some hot chocolate LOL. I see your tag - so glad you joined us at Glitter n Sparkle for our Tag Me challenge. I wish you the best in our draw.

    KT Fit Kitty
    Glitter n Sparkle DT

  13. Oh this is lovely! fabulous simple and effective card! Thanks for sharing at Crafting by Designs this week. Mo dt xxx

  14. What a great card! love the idea.. right down to the little marshmallow in the coffee mug! Thanks for sharing with us at Glitter n Sparkle - Vic, DT x

  15. A very pretty card. Thanks for playing with us at Dream Valley challenge.

  16. This card is super sweet!! Love that cupcake!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Red Carpet Studio!!! I hope you will join us for our next challenge!

  17. Yummy! Chocolate! Thank you for playing with us at Glitter N Sparkle Challenge! **Cheryl** Glitter N Sparkle DT

  18. Very cute! Thanks for playing along at Twisted Tuesday Challenges!

  19. Sweet card!! Thanks for joining us at Twisted Tuesday!!

  20. Wonderful card!
    Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
    Helen x

  21. A beautiful CAS card. Thank you for joining us at Dream Valley Challenge. Marlene DT

  22. Wonderful Winter Wishes! Thank you for playing along with the ABC Christmas Challenge.

  23. Thanks for another entry for my CHNC challenge extra for November x

  24. What a fun and creative card!
    Thank you for joining in on the Creative Inspirations Paint challenge!
    Michelle, dt team

  25. So yummy! Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations!
    Design Team - Nicole


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