Saturday, August 17, 2013

My Sheri Crafts Challenge #117: National S'mores Day

My fellow designer, Raquel, chose National S'mores Day (Aug. 10th) and National Marshmallow Toasting Day (Aug. 30th) as her theme for our current My Sheri Crafts Challenge -- isn't she ever sooo clever?!  ;~) Her challenge to you is to create a project with chocolate or marshmallows on it!
I modified Spellbinders' Nested Tea Cup a bit by trimming the top edge down with an oval die and adding my 'hot chocolate' (also using the oval die) and tiny pom pom marshmallows behind. My tablecloth is from Papertrey Ink's Dotty Biscotti 8" paper pad, my place mat and doily die cut with Spellbinders' Floral Ovals from a coffee filter and my saucer from Papertrey Ink's Vintage Cream CS, using another oval die.
After cutting the spoon from SB's Tea Service, I brushed on silver Inka Gold Metallic Rub -- LOVE this new-to-me crafting goodie! JustRite's Winter Words (retired) acrylic stamps provided the perfect sentiment and a bit of chocolate twine finishes it all off.
Stop by My Sheri Crafts and peruse all the fabulous chocolate/marshmallow designs my fellow teamies created and add you OWN!

9 comments:

Lisa said...

What a fun card!! The marshmallows look amazing!! I love the use of the Floral Ovals for the mat!! This is gorgeous, Marge!! Happy Saturday :)

Lisa
A Mermaid's Crafts

Sherrie K. said...

Awesome card! This looks so delicious! The Floral Ovals looks amazing and love the design!

Sherrie K
http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

Sandy Palmer said...

This is wonderful Marge! Love everything about it! :)
Hugs,
Sandy.

Kristi Schurr said...

OMG, This is so cute Marge!

Sue Lelli said...

Is there REALLY such a day?? LOL! Your card is so CUTE and Perfect for that holiday! LOVE the chocolate and the spoon!

Charlotte said...

Marge,
Wow!!! This is just adorable. I love the way you altered the cup and that spoon is beautiful!!!
Charlotte

Raquel said...

How cute! Marge, you did a great job with this card! You're also making me want to spend again... I love that floral oval cut! Love this card!

P.G. Lamb said...

Marge, the elements in your card look so delicate and pretty! The added pompom marshmallows are too cute!

Sue Crease said...

Sorry I am late calling in, just back from my holiday in Turkey.

Love your card, great use of the die. My son loves hot choc and mallows.
Great card.
Sue

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