Monday, August 20, 2018

MFT August Card Kit, Beautiful Bloom–Countdown Day Two


Hello and welcome back to Day Two of MFT’s August Card Kit Countdown. This month’s kit is Beautiful Bloom and is chocked full of gorgeousness. Release is tomorrow, August 21, at 10am (note new release time). Be sure to stop by the MFT Blog for all the details and to see more samples using the kit.


For today’s card I wanted to feature the Beautiful Bloom itself. I stamped it on No-Line Coloring Card stock with Extreme Black hybrid ink, cut it out with the coordinating die, and colored it with Copic markers. Once I was done, I added some Morning Dew Nuvo Crystal Drops as accents.


While the drops were drying, I prepped my card base by adhering a strip of Black & White Stripes Paper Pack or a Sweet Tooth card stock base, then popped up a panel of Sweet Tooth card stock on foam tape. Then I popped up the colored image and added the sentiment, from Hello, Beautiful Stamp Set, heat embossed on Heavyweight Vellum, cut with Essential Slanted Sentiment Strips and matted with another cut from Black Licorice card stock. To finish, I added some matte sprinkles to match.

And that’s it for Day Two of MFT’s August Card Kit Countdown! Thanks so much for stopping by—see you back tomorrow morning for release!


All products from My Favorite Things unless otherwise noted.

Stamps: Beautiful Bloom, Hello, Beautiful
Die-namics: Beautiful Bloom, Essential Slanted Sentiment Strips
Hybrid Ink: Extreme Black
Specialty Inks: Versamark
Patterned Paper: Black & White Stripes
MFT Card Stock: Sweet Tooth, Black Licorice, No-Line Coloring
Specialty Papers: Heavyweight Vellum
Supplies: foam mounting tape, E-Z Runner, Vellum adhesive, white detail embossing powder, Multi Medium Matte Glue, Matte Sprinkles: Red, White & Blue Assortment, Zoo Assortment, Birthday Boy Assortment, Morning Dew Nuvo Crystal Drops
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, Copics, craft tweezers, plastic eraser
Other: Die-cutting machine, paper cutter



  1. I love how beautiful the color of your flower is and your card is stunning.

  2. Your card is so pretty! I love how you colored the flower and the bits of black you added :)

  3. Thank you Barbara for sharing your talent....I am just loving how everyone of the samples is so different...I loved the way you added the black/white diagonal stripe at the bottom....Lovely card...thank you again....hugs

  4. Beautiful I need this card kit!


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