Tuesday, May 10, 2011

That’s Rad!

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Hi everyone,

It’s time for another MFT Stamps Creative Challenge.  Our Design Team Creative Challenge is a new monthly feature, where we challenge our design team to explore their creative side using a specific theme, product or technique. This month, Eva and Arlene have challenged us to give monochromatic coloring a try! Visit Kim's Blog, for a full list of designers that have taken up the challenge!

This is something I have wanted to try for ages, I had colored one image in using this technique sometime last year but I never did anything with it. So I was happy when I saw this month’s challenge, it’s always fun to try something new.

For my card I used MFT Stamps PI Skater Boy stamp set, this is a really cool stamp set for for boys! I used the Warm Copic Markers to color my image, starting from W00 through to W7.

I used two MFT Die-namics on my card, the Die-namics Four Point Frame for my sentiment and the Die-namics Open Zig Zag Border for decoration.

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Here is the inside of my card, I stamped the boy onto my designer paper and the sentiment to the bottom right hand corner of my card. I also used the Die-namics Open Zig Zag Border along the edge of the designer paper.

Stamps: PI Skater Boy – MFT Stamps
Paper: White; Black; Grey; DP – Kaisercraft
Die-namics: Open Zig Zag Border Die; Four Point Frame Die – MFT Stamps
Other: Black Ink; Black Twine; Buttons; Sewing Machine; Foam Tape; Copics

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19 comments:

  1. this is so great, I love that you used the W's and the great card design and the bakers twine is so cool.

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  2. Love the colors Frances, love the image and all the die cute...HUGS

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  3. Very nice monochromatic layers! I like all your paper choices! :)

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  4. Gorgeous monochromatic card Frances, love how you've used the open zigzag border!

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  5. Awesome coloring, Frances! I love your card lay-out with all the layers and twine! ♡

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  6. This is a super-cool card for a boy! LOVE the boy cards!!!

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  7. Frances, this is amazing! I love all your detail and I am just noticing while looking at it again your twine attached to the black buttons!!! What a card my friend!!!

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  8. Perfectly cute! I love the zig zag dienamic with this image, too.

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  9. FABULOUS Frances I LOVE this look!!~

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  10. Totally RAD Frances!! LOVE the grey coloring and the awesome layout!!!

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  11. So super cool Frances!! I love the black, white and grey scale!! Great layout!!

    Crafty Hugs!
    Meredith

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  12. Wow... It's wonderful!! Mono coloring is fabulous!!

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  13. Wow... It's wonderful!! Mono coloring is fabulous!!

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  14. Love your card! the design is unique! And I love the black and
    white with the gray!

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  15. So fun! Love how you used the twine and zig zag border!

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  16. You certainly rocked this challenge!! This if fantastic! (Love the twine and zig-zag!)

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