Monday, November 28, 2016

Candy Cane Tea

 Howdy Crafters - It's that time again for Candy Cane Green Tea! Yum! I first was introduced to this delicious tea at Traders Joe's in 2015. I only purchased one box back then and when we returned to shop again [Traders Joe's is 1/2 hour drive for us] they were sold out - we were then informed TJ only carry this tea during the Holiday season - well I fooled them and purchased 5 boxes last week.... he he he...- anywhoo - as you can see from this photo


 there is a nice Polar Bear scene on the package.... please look below to view my card creation. - thanks for stopping by and hope you have a nice refreshing cup or two of hot tea! Enjoy! ~ Gail~


Recipe
Green cardstock for base of card
Heavy Twine Ribbon Red and Grey
Recycled Trader Joe's Green Tea Bear - Fussy cut and glued to card
Sentiment by ART-O - Memento Black Ink - Misti
INSIDE card:
MFP Merry Christmas Stamp
STAMPLoration You truly make a difference... stamp
Memento Black Ink - Misti
Poppy Stamps Evergreen Tree Die - Patterned Cardstock scrap

It would be an honor to share with: 
Beccys Place November Holiday Challenge
CHN November Patterned Paper Challenge
CHN Extra Christmas Challenge November 
CHN Weekly Christmas Use a Sentiment
Simon Says Monday -  O Christmas Tree - Tree inside card #1

Cardz TV AG Designer Challenge #3 
Jo's Scrap Shack Cut It Up - use your dies and machine #3 - tree die inside 
DLART thankful Thursday November Linky 1 per day
Amusing Challenge Blessing Ink AG #1
Dragonfly Journeys Christmas Critters #80
WAW AG #3

STAMPLORATION AG using sentiment inside card UE 
 








CUTPLoration November - using tree die cut inside & stamploration stamp inside
































11 comments:

  1. Love the jolly little polar bear, and you have given me a craving for peppermint tea. Glad you found a good supply of it! Thanks for playing along at Jo's this week.
    Christine
    DT Member
    http://withaverygratefulheart.blogspot.com

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  2. What an awesome up-cycle Gail, well done! The polar bear is super cute and very appropriate for a winter or Christmas themed project. I love that you included all the water and icebergs as well.
    I regularly drink green tea but have never tried it with peppermint Gail, I know they sell it at the store but haven't been brave enough to give it a go... looks like it's time to try something new!
    Cheers,
    Beccy

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  3. So cute!! Love the polar bear - you're coloring is really good. The inside is beautiful too. What a nice surprise to open up to!!

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  4. Oh that Polar bear is absolutely adorable! I can see why you would want to use him on a card! Looks great! Thanks for playing along with us at DL.ART Challenges!

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  5. Like the recycling of using the tes box Polar Bear for card. I've enjoyed seeing & photographing Polar Bears at Zoos.
    Melissa
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

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  6. Wonderful use of a fabulous image. Thanks for joining us this week at Jo's Scrap Shack Fun Fridays. AJ DT JSS

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  7. A great card - thanks for joining us at Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra and we hope to see you again in December!

    Helen x

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  8. That tea sounds so yummy! Thanks for playing with us at CUTplorations this month.

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  9. So clever and cute!! Thanks for joining us at Cardz TV! Scrappy hugs, Connie, DT

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  10. Hi Gail! I just love using recycled products and this bear is just so cute I wouldn't throw him out either. I just picked up some candy cane hot cocoa mix that I'm anxious to try. Time to stock up on it. Thanks so much for joining my Christmas Critters blog challenge :)

    Jeannie T.
    Dragonfly Journeys

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  11. This is very clever to alter and recicle things. Love the image you placed. Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Hugs, Macarena!

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It is always and honor & blessing to have you stop by - may your day be filled with Joy & Happiness - God Bless you today & Always - ~ Gail ~