Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Bitty Bears Merry Christmas

It's time for our weekly sketch challenge. I couldn't resist inking up the adorable Bitty Bears for this challenge. They are so stinkin' cute! I stamped the bears on X-Press It card stock and coloured them with Copics.


Be sure to check out the MFT Challenge Blog to see all the gorgeous creations the team has to share with you today.






Stamps: Bitty Bears
Die-namics: Bitty Bears, Blueprints 31, Stitched Snow Drifts, Stitched OVal Word Windows
Ink: Black Licorice Hybrid Ink
Card Stock: X-Press It Blending Card, Smooth White
Accessories: Scor-Pal, Teflon Bone Folder, Mini MISTI, Copics, Airbrush Gun, Scor-Tape, 3D Foam Squares


Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Snow Globe Card Kit

It's time to shop! You can find the new Snow Globe Card Kit HERE. I seriously love this kit! Creating fun snow/glitter filled snow globe cards has never been easier!

I have a few more cards to share with you today. The first one is very clean and simple, I wanted lots of white space. I used Black Licorice, Orange Fizz, Smooth White, Sno Cone, and Wild Cherry for card stock, the base of the snow globe was created with Cherry Wood Adhesive Backed Sheets.

 I wanted to go with a warmer feel for my next card. Using the Snowfall Stencil, I sponged Sweet Tooth Pigment Ink on Kraft card stock. I framed the background with a Wild Cherry Single Stitch Line Frame.


I filled both of the Dome Shaker Pouches with Diamond Dust Glitter that is included in the kit. I love the chunky look of this glitter.


Be sure to check out the MFT Blog to see all the gorgeous projects the rest of the design team created to share with you.







Card #1
Stamps: Snow Globe Sentiments
Dies: Snow Globe, Scenic Snow Globe, Blueprints 13, Blueprints 2
Ink: Black Licorice Hybrid
Card Stock: Black Licorice, Orange Fizz, Smooth White, Sno Cone, Wild Cherry, Cherry Wood Adhesive Backed Paper
Accessories: Scor-Pal, Teflon Bone Folder, Mini MISTI, Dome Shaker Pouches, Diamond Dust, Red Line Tape, Adhesive Sheets

Card #2
Stamps: Snow Globe Sentiments
Dies: Snow Globe, Scenic Snow Globe, Blueprints 1, Single Stitch Line Rectangle Frames
Ink: Black Licorice Hybrid, Sweet Tooth Pigment
Card Stock: Blueberry, Jellybean Green, Kraft, Milk Chocolate, Lemon Chiffon, Sour Apple, Sno Cone, Wild Cherry, Cherry Wood Adhesive Backed Paper
Accessories: Scor-Pal, Teflon Bone Folder, Mini MISTI, Dome Shaker Pouches, Diamond Dust, Red Line Tape, Adhesive Sheets, Bending Tool, Snowfall Stencil

Monday, September 18, 2017

Snow Globe Card Kit

I have a couple of bright and cheery cards to share with you today. They both feature items from the new Snow Globe Card Kit. The kit will be available Tuesday, September 19 at 9pm EST. You won't want to miss this one!

I decided to get out the Blending Tools and some Distress ink for these cards. I used Broken China and Tumbled Glass Distress Ink to create the bright sky. The snowflakes were all die-cut with one of the dies from the Scenic Snow Globe Die-namics. I used Picked Raspberry Distress Ink to color the house and the snowman's hat and scarf. The trees also got a dusting of Distress Ink.


I used the fabulous Dome Shaker Pouches on both cards. I LOVE these things! I filled each pouch with a bit of Diamond Dust. Here's a quick tip, go over the inside of your shaker pouch with a dryer sheet, and your glitter and sequins won't cling to the shaker pouch.

I stamped the sentiments from Snow Globe Sentiments on Kraft Card Stock.



Be sure to check out the MFT Blog to see all the gorgeous projects the rest of the design team created to share with you.
Card #1
Stamps: Snow Globe Sentiments
Die-namics: Snow Globe, Scenic Snow Globes, Blueprints 13
Ink: Black Licorice Hybrid, Picked Raspberry, Twisted Citron, Broken China, Tumbled Glass
Card Stock: Black Licorice, Jellybean Green, Kraft, Milk Chocolate, Smooth White
Accessories: Scor-Pal, Teflon Bone Folder, Mini MISTI, Dome Shaker Pouches, Diamond Dust, Adhesive Sheets, 3D Foam Squares, Blending Tools, Scor Tape

Card #2
Stamps: Snow Globe Sentiments
Die-namics: Snow Globe, Scenic Snow Globes, Single Stitch Line Rectangle Frame
Ink: Black Licorice Hybrid, Picked Raspberry, Twisted Citron, Broken China, Tumbled Glass, Daffodil Hybrid
Card Stock: Black Licorice, Jellybean Green, Kraft, Milk Chocolate, Smooth White
Accessories: Scor-Pal, Teflon Bone Folder, Mini MISTI, Dome Shaker Pouches, Diamond Dust, Adhesive Sheets, 3D Foam Squares, Blending Tools, Scor Tape

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Snow Globe Card Kit

We have an AMAZING kit for you this month! The new Snow Globe Card Kit may just be my all-time favourite kit. It will be available Tuesday, September 19 at 9pm EST.

I have a couple of cards to share with you today. I kept them both fairly clean and simple. Creating a snow globe scene is so easy with these new Dome Shaker Pouches. You are going to LOVE them!


For my second card, I used the house die from the Scenic Snow Globe Die-namics. This little house is so fun to put together. I place adhesive sheets on the back of my card stock before I die-cut the card stock. This simple step makes assembling the house an absolute breeze.

I stamped the sentiment from the Snow Globe Sentiments Stamp Set on the Cherry Wood Adhesive Backed Paper.


Be sure to check out the MFT Blog to see all the gorgeous projects the rest of the design team created to share with you.






Card #1
Stamps: Snow Globe Sentiments
Die-namics: Snow Globe, Scenic Snow Globe, Blueprints 13, Blueprints 2
Ink: Black Licorice Hybrid
Card Stock: Black Licorice, Jellybean Green, Milk Chocolate, Orange Fizz, Smooth White, Sno Cone, Sour Apple, Wild Cherry, Cherry Wood Adhesive Backed Paper, Proper Pinstripes Patterned Paper
Accessories: Scor-Pal, Teflon Bone Folder, Mini MISTI, Dome Shaker Pouches, Diamond Dust, 3D Foam Squares, Red Line Tape, Adhesive Sheets

Card #2
Stamps: Sow Globe Sentiments
Die-namics: Snow Globe, Scenic Snow Globe, Blueprints 13, Blueprints 2
Ink: Black Licorice Hybrid
Card Stock: Blueberry, Jellybean Green, Lemon Chiffon, Milk Chocolate, Smooth White, Sno Cone, Sour Apple, Wild Cherry, Cherry Wood Adhesive Backed Paper, Itsy Bitsy Polka Dots Patterned Paper
Accessories: Scor-Pal, Teflon Bone Folder, Mini MISTI, Dome Shaker Pouches, Diamond Dust, 3D Foam Squares, Red Line Tape, Adhesive Sheets

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Happy Birthday

We have a fun color challenge for you this week. I decided to create this clean and simple card with the fabulous Happy Birthday Centerpieces Die-namics.




Be sure to check out the MFT Challenge Blog to see all the gorgeous creations the team has to share with you today.






Die-namics: Happy Birthday Centerpieces, A2 Rectangle STAX Set 1, A2 Rectangle STAX Set 2
Card Stock: Berrylicious, Blueberry, Bubblegum, Smooth White, Stone Gray
Accessories: Scor-Pal, Teflon Bone Folder, Adhesive Sheets, 3D Foam Squares





Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Love From Owl of Us

It's time for another sketch challenge. For this week's challenge, I inked up the adorable owl from the Wild Woodland stamp set. I wanted the owls to pop on the black and white card so I coloured the owls with Zig markers.


Be sure to check out the MFT Challenge Blog to see all the gorgeous creations our design team and customers create with this sketch.







Stamps: Wild Woodland
Die-namics: Wild Woodland, Circle STAX 1, Circle STAX 2, Essential Fishtail Sentiment Strips
Ink: Black Licorice, Versamark
Card Stock: Black Licorice, Smooth White, Black & White Basics Patterned Paper
Accessories: Scor-Pal, Teflon Bone Folder, Scor Tape, Mini MISTI, Zig Markers, Black Embossing Powder, Embossing Magic

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Things Will Get Better

I hope you all enjoyed the release last night. If you haven't had a chance to shop yet, be sure to take a peek at all the new items HERE.

I have a new sketch challenge card to share with you today. It features the fabulous Modern Trees stamp set and Die-namics. The sentiment is from the fabulous All Smiles stamp set. I created the background by blending Safety Orange, Paver Red, and Brick Red Premium Dye Inks.


Be sure to check out the MFT Challenge Blog to see all the gorgeous creations our design team and customers create with this sketch.







Stamps: Modern Trees, All Smiles
Die-namics: Blueprints 27, Blueprints 32, Single Stitch Line Rounded Rectangle Frame
Ink: Black Licorice Hybrid, Brick Red Premium Dye, Gumdrop Green Premium Dye, Hot Fudge Premium Dye, Paver Red Premium Dye, Safety Orange Premium Dye
Card Stock: Hot Fudge, Smooth White
Accessories: Scor-Pal, Teflon Bone Folder, Scor Tape, 3D Foam Dots, Blending Tool

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Blessed

It's time for the New Product Launch! All the Stamps, Die-namics, and Stencils can be found HERE. Please remember to visit each of the MFT Designers' September New Product Launch posts on the MFT Blog and leave a comment by the end of the day on Thursday, September 7 for your chance to WIN one of two, $100 Gift Vouchers. Ready? Set. Comment!   

I have a couple of cards to share with you today, they both feature the amazing Blessed and Blessings Die-namics. I love this set of dies!

I played with the Peerless Watercolours to create the background for the first card. I had to let go of my need to control the process as the ink randomly made its way around my card stock. Yes, that is hard for me. LOL The word blessed was die-cut in Hot Fudge card stock and then placed on the card once the ink was dry. I finished off the card with some Pretty Pink Posh sequins.


I've been seeing lots of stitching on cards lately, and I couldn't resist breaking out some of my DMC floss to create this card. The fall colours go so well with this sentiment.



Thank you so much for joining me all week. I hope we have inspired you to create something amazing! Be sure to check out the MFT Blog to see all the fantastic creations the design team has created to share with you. Don't forget to comment for your chance to win a gift voucher.



Card #1
Die-namics: Blessed & Blessings, A2 Rectangle STAX 1, A2 Rectangle STAX 2
Card Stock: Smooth White, Hot Fudge, Watercolor Paper
Accessories: Scor-Pal, Teflon Bone Folder, Peerless Watercolors, Water Spray Bottle, Pretty Pink Posh Sequins, Scor Tape, 3D Foam Dots, Paint Brush

Card #2
Die-namics: Blessed & Blessings, Single Stitch Line Rectangle Frames
Card Stock: Smooth White
Accessories: Scor-Pal, Teflon Bone Folder, Foam Tape, Scor Tape, Adhesive Sheets, DMC Floss

Monday, September 4, 2017

Smile

Thank you for joining me as we count down to the MFT release. We are just one day away from the big day! All the new Stamps, Die-namics, and Stencils will be available on Tuesday, September 5 at 9:00 pm EST. Be sure to check out the MFT Blog to see all the new items being revealed today. Don't forget to leave a comment on the MFT Blog countdown posts, YOU could win one of the five $75.00 gift vouchers. 

I have a trio of cards to share with you today. They all feature the Double the Smiles Die-namics, All Smiles Stamp Set, and the Bundles of Blossoms-Brights Patterned Paper. 



I kept the cards bright, cheery, and simple. I die-cut the smile in both Black Licorice card stock and the patterned paper. The patterned paper was off set slightly from the black to create a shadow. The sentiments are all from the All Smiles stamp set.

I framed each card with a Stitched Rectangle Frame and a layer of black card stock.


Thanks for joining me again today and thank you all so much for all of the sweet comments. Be sure to check out the MFT Blog to see all the amazing creations the design team has to share with you today. 








Stamps: All Smiles
Die-namics: Double the Smiles, A2 Rectangle STAX 1, A2 Rectangle STAX 2, Stitched Rectangle Frames
Ink: Black Licorice Hybrid
Card Stock: Black Licorice, Smooth White, Bundles of Blossoms Brights
Accessories: Scor-Pal, Teflon Bone Folder, Mini MISTI, Foam Tape, Adhesive Sheets

Sunday, September 3, 2017

Sending You Strength

Thank you for joining me as we count down to the MFT release. We are just two short days away from the big day! All the new Stamps and Die-namics will be available on Tuesday, September 5 at 9:00 pm EST. Be sure to check out the MFT Blog to see all the new items being revealed today. Don't forget to leave a comment on the MFT Blog countdown posts, YOU could win one of the five $75.00 gift vouchers.

One of my favourite products from this release is the Modern Trees stamp set and Die-namicsI love all the different trees and leaves in this set. I used a few of my favourite fall inks to stamp the leaves on these trees. 

The sentiment is from the fabulous Essential Sentiments stamp set.

Be sure to check out the MFT Blog to see all the gorgeous creations the MFT Design Team has to share with you today.








Stamps: Modern Trees, Essential Sentiments
Die-namics: Modern Trees, A2 Rectangle Frames Set 1 and 2, Animal Farm Fence, 
Ink: Black Licorice Hybrid, Brick Red Premium Dye, Factory Green Premium Dye, Fuse Green Premium Dye, Gumdrop Green Premium Dye, Hot Fudge Premium Dye, Safety Orange Premium Dye, Broken China Distress, Crushed Olive Distress, Tumbled Glass Distress
Card Stock: Hot Fudge, Smooth White, Cherry Wood Adhesive Sheet
Accessories: Scor-Pal, Teflon Bone Folder, Mini MISTI, Scor-Tape, 3D Foam Squares, Blending Tool






Saturday, September 2, 2017

Love You to the Core

Thank you for joining me as we count down to the MFT release. We are three days away from the big day! All the new Stamps and Die-namics will be available on Tuesday, September 5 at 9:00 pm EDT. Be sure to check out the MFT Blog to see all the new items being revealed today. Don't forget to leave a comment on the MFT Blog countdown posts, YOU could win one of the five $75.00 gift vouchers. 

The new Pure Innocence set, Love You to the Core is simply adorable! I stamped this little cutie on X-Press It card stock and I coloured her with Copics. 


I used the fabulous new Bundles of Blossoms Brights patterned paper for the background of the card.  If you are like me and you loved this background stamp, you are going to love this new paper pack.

Be sure to check out the MFT Blog to see all the gorgeous creations the MFT Design Team has to share with you today.


Stamps: Love You to the Core
Die-namics: Love You to the Core, A2 Rectangle STAX 1, A2 Rectangle STAX 2, Blueprints 28
Ink: Black Licorice Hybrid, Tumbled Glass Distress
Card Stock: Hot Fudge, Smooth White, X-Press It, Bundles of Blossoms Brights
Accessories: Scor-Pal, Teflon Bone Folder, Mini MISTI, Copics, 3D Foam Squares, Scor-Tape, Copics, Blending Tool

Friday, September 1, 2017

Merry Christmas Tags

Thank you for joining me as we count down to the MFT release. We are four days away from the big day! All the new Stamps and Die-namics will be available on Tuesday, September 5 at 9:00 pm EDT. Be sure to check out the MFT Blog to see all the new items being revealed today. Don't forget to leave a comment on the MFT Blog countdown posts, YOU could win one of the five $75.00 gift vouchers. 

I have a trio of shaker tags to share with you today, I created them with the adorable new Bitty Bears Stamp Set and Die-namics. I paired three of the bears in this fabulous set with the Tag Builder Blueprints 6 Die-namics and the Circle Shaker Pouches. I also used one of my favourite Christmas colour combinations, Red Hot, Sour Apple, and Summer Splash.


These tags are fairly simple, but they will definitely add the right amount of bling to a gift under the tree this holiday season.

Be sure to check out the MFT Blog to see all the gorgeous creations the MFT Design Team has to share with you today.







Stamps: Bitty Bears
Die-namics: Bitty Bears, Tag Builder Blueprints 6
Ink: Black Licorice Hybrid, Versamark
Card Stock: X-Press It, Red Hot, Sour Apple, Summer Splash
Accessories: Circle Shaker Pouches, Diamonds, Confetti, White Detail Embossing Powder, Scor Tape

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Thanks Bunches

Are you ready for another amazing release? We are only five days away from the big day! All the new Stamps and Die-namics will be available on Tuesday, September 5 at 9:00 pm EDT. Be sure to check out the MFT Blog to see all the new items being revealed today. Don't forget to leave a comment on the MFT Blog countdown posts, YOU could win one of the five $75.00 gift vouchers. 

I have a sweet card to share with you today, it features the new Rooting for You stamp set and Die-namics. I stamped the little bear on X-Press It card stock and I coloured him with Copics. 


The sky was created with the fabulous Mini Cloud Stencil. Oh, how I love this stencil! To create the ground I sponged on some Latte Hybrid Ink and then splatted a bit of Hot Fudge Hybrid Ink on top of it. The fence was created with the new Animal Farm Fence Die-namics.


Thanks so much for joining me today. Be sure to check out the MFT Blog to see all the gorgeous creations the design team has to share with you! 
Stamps: Rooting for You
Die-namics: Rooting for You, A2 Rectangle STAX 1, A2 Rectangle STAX 2, Animal Farm Fence, Essential Fishtail Sentiment Strips
Ink: Black Licorice Hybrid, Hot Fudge Hybrid, Latte Hybrid, Tumbled Glass Distress Ink
Card Stock: Hot Fudge, X-Press It, Smooth White
Accessories: Mini MISTI, Scor-Board, Teflon Bone Folder, Mini Cloud Stencil, Blending Tool, 3D Foam Squares, Scor-Tape, Copics

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

You're an Amazing Friend

I'm back with another Sketch Challenge card. For this challenge I inked up the fabulous Flamazing stamp set. I love layering different inks to create this fun flamingo. The sentiment was stamped on an Essential Fishtail Sentiment Strips. If you don't have this set of dies yet, you need to get it.  :)


Be sure to check out the MFT Challenge Blog to see all the gorgeous creations our design team and customers create with this sketch.

Stamps: Flamazing
Die-namics: Stitched Rectangle STAX, Rectangle STAX 1, Rectangle STAX 2, Essential Fishtail Sentiment Strips
Ink: Black Licorice Hybrid Ink, Cotton Candy Premium Dye Ink, Lattle Premium Dye Ink, Steel Grey Premium Dye Ink, Tickled Pink Premium Dye ink
Card Stock: Cotton Candy, Steel Grey, Smooth White, Party Paterns Paper Pack
Accessories: Scor-Pal, Teflon Bone Folder, Scor-Tape, MFT Sequin Mix

Monday, August 28, 2017

A Halloween Hello

Today we are featuring some of our cool interactive elements. My card features the Spin & Slide Discs. These are seriously cool little things that make creating interactive cards a breeze!  I paired the Spin & Slide Discs with the Surf & Turf Die-namics, a set that is full of slider channels. The bat easily moves up and down the channel, and he can turn in circles too.


The bat and the oh so scary witch, are both from the adorable Witch Way is the Candy stamp set. I colored the image with Copics and I created the background with Distress Inks.



Be sure to check out the MFT Blog to see all the fabulous creations the design team created to share with you.



Stamps: Witch Way is the Candy
Die-namics: Surf & Turf, Blueprints 1, Blueprints 2
Ink: Black Licorice Hybrid Ink, Black Soot, Broken China Distress Ink, Mowed Lawn Distress Ink, Seedless Preserves Distress Ink, Twisted Citron Distress Ink
Card Stock: Smooth White, Silver Sparkle, X-Press It
Accessories: Mini MISTI, Scor-Pal, Teflon Bone Folder, Scor-Tape, Copics, Spin & Slide Discs, Mini Glue Dots, Mask It Medium Tack Sheets

Thursday, August 24, 2017

You are the Sweetest

It's time for another color challenge and the colours this week are gorgeous. I inked up the In Bloom stamp set in Steel Blue, Ripe Raspberry, Tropical Teal, and Cornflower Premium Dye Ink. The flowers were arranged on a Stitched Fishtail Frame. The sweet sentiment is from the More Essential Sentiments.



Be sure to check out the MFT Challenge Blog to see all the gorgeous creations the team has to share with you today.
Stamps: In Bloom, More Essential Sentiments
Die-namics:In Bloom, Stitched Fishtail Frames
Inks: Cornflower Premium Dye Ink, Ripe Raspberry Premium Dye Ink, Steel Blue Premium Dye Ink, Tropical Teal Premium Dye Ink, Black Licorice Hybrid
Card Stock: Smooth White
Accessories: Scor-Pal, Teflon Bone Folder, Mini MISTI, Scor-Tape, 3D Foam Squares, Epoxy Dots
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