Hi, all, I'm back with the latest MFT Color Challenge! Are you ready? Here’s this week’s color combo: Peach Bellini, Coral Crush, Lemon Chiffon, and In the Buff. All of the details about the color challenge are available on the MFT Challenge & Inspiration blog as well as in the weekly newsletter. The MFT Design Team will be on hand to provide plenty of inspiration to get you started.
I was so happy with my last color challenge card on which I stenciled circles that I decided to see what die-cut circles would look like in a similar design. I’m thinking they look pretty dang good! I love this card so much!! I just cut a lot of circles using Circle STAX Set 2 and Inside & Out Stitched Circle STAX, then just played with arranging them.
Once I was happy with the arrangement I started to adhere the circles with foam tape at differing levels, which provided more dimension. The sentiment die cut and stamped sentiment is from Grateful for You. The die was cut from Gold Sparkle card stock and twice from Sweet Tooth card stock then stacked for strength and dimension. The stamped sentiment was heat embossed on Heavyweight Translucent Vellum—peeps, if you don’t have any of this stuff you’re doing it wrong!! OMG! You know how sometimes you heat emboss white on vellum and it barely shows up? This takes care of that for you. White shows up GREAT!!! Plus it has a lot of body so I adhered the die cut to it—jus the loop of the “g” and the “f” and then adhered the die cut to the Lemon Chiffon circle under it. It’s very secure! I finished off with some Sprinkles and other enamel dots in the challenge colors.
And there you have it! Remember, you can get all the details by visiting the MFT Challenge Blog. You have the chance to win a $50 in MFT voucher. One winner is chosen at random each week!
Thanks for stopping by! See you soon!
All products from My Favorite Things unless otherwise noted.
Stamps: Grateful For You
Die-namics: Grateful for You, Circle STAX Set 2, Inside & Out Circle STAX
Specialty Inks: Versamark
MFT Card Stock: Sweet Tooth, Peach Bellini, Coral Crush, Lemon Chiffon, In the Buff
Specialty Papers: Gold Sparkle, Heavyweight Translucent Vellum
Supplies: foam mounting tape, E-Z Runner,white detail embossing powder, Multi Medium Matte Glue, Sprinkles: Bumblebee, Tangerine
Tools: Smart Grid Paper Pad, Mini MISTI, Mini MISTI Grid Paper Pad, MISTI Bar Magnets, Square Bone Folder, Scor-Buddy, QuickStik Pick-up Tool, Precision Tip Glue Applicator Bottle, Embossing Magic, craft tweezers, plastic eraser
Other: Die-cutting machine, paper cutter, heat tool, enamel dots