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Friday, July 17, 2015

Monochromatic Thanks

Friday!

I just saw this morning that MFT has been running another Summer School week and, working backwards, here is a card that I made with today's lesson.  I was so inspired with Erin's cute card that I decided to have a go.  (I think I need to purchase that darling flamingo that she used!)   I also used the current MFT sketch.  
I used a stencil that I had on my desk and angled it over a white panel and then sponged MFT Blue Raspberry ink, going over some areas a little heavier to "make" a deeper blue.  I took out my MFT Desert Bouquet stamp set and with the same ink, I stamped a few of the images, some twice to further deepen the colour.  I fussy cut these out and arranged over a vellum strip that I heat embossed the MFT sentiment from Thankful Leaves in Ranger platinum.  I love the simplicity of this card and can see myself making multiples in various colours.
Thanks for stopping by and wishing you all a great weekend!
Hugs-Chriss




http://mftstamps.com/blog/summer-school-its-your-turn-to-learn-monochromatic/

5 comments:

  1. This is just so beautiful, Chriss!! Love how you were inspired by the class, and the sketch!
    =] Michele

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  2. Delicate, soft and so very beautiful, Chriss ... just lovely! Hoping to play along too! Hugs, Anita :)

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  3. This is jaw dropping beautiful Chriss! So pretty!

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  4. Beautiful card...love your stenciling! and it is so pretty in that soft and sweet blue.

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  5. Loving the angled stencil and that cluster of elements! So glad you joined us at MFT this week!

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