Feb 15, 2012

MFT Wednesday Stamp Club



Hi!  It's time for another fabulous MFT sketch to get that crafty mojo kicking in.  First, here is a look at the sketch:



This week I used Pure Innocence Good Fortune -

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I stamped her in Memento Tuxedo Black ink on Choice Snow White cardstock and colored her with Copic markers.  I stamped her again on On the Bright Side Two 6x6 papers from My Mind's Eye and then paper pieced her kimono.  Since her shape is more square, I decided to let her be the focal point and fussy-cut her out and placed her directly over the patterned paper.  I used the First Place Award Ribbon Die-namics to cut out the sentiment flag and then I added some Mini Rolled Roses Die-namics in Blue Skies Felt in the corner with Sour Apple Felt leaves from the Prima Donna Petals Die-namics set.


The inside is simply stamped with a sentiment from the PI Good Fortune stamp set and then I used the same On the Bright Side Two papers to decorate the inside.  I used the Open Scallop Edge Die-namics to create the scallop border, and then sewed around the borders.

Be sure to stop by Kim's blog for a list of all the designers playing along in this week's Wednesday Stamp Club challenge!

Here are the Die-namics I used on today's card:


Thanks so much for stopping by!
Karen

recipe -
stamps: pi good fortune (mft)
paper: aqua mist (pti), choice snow white (taylored expressions), on the bright side two 6x6 (my mind's eye)
ink: memento tuxedo black
accessories: copic markers, blue skies felt (mft), first place award ribbon/mini rolled roses/prima donna petals/open scallop edge die-namics (mft), sewing machine, thread, foam tape

10 comments:

Leslie said...

STUUUUUUUNING!!!!! LOVE the bright colours, the perfect paper and those felt flowers!! I'm swooning over this!!!

CraftyMomOf2 said...

Oh my goodness Karen!! This made me giggle when I saw it for the first time!! She's soooooooo stinkin' adorable!! GORGEOUS color combination my friend!! Just gorgeous!!

Crafty Hugs!
Meredith

Michele Boyer said...

So sweet! Her kimono is so pretty and I love your stitching!

dpkennedy said...

Love this! The colors are great and the patterned paper is so pretty!

Karen Motz said...

Love her patterned kimono, and I laugh every time I read your "fussy cut" description!

Jackie Pedro said...

GORGEOUS!!!! LOVE this, Karen!

Lisa H. said...

LOVELY! just lovley.

wendy said...

WHOWZERS...love your card! great kimono... the papers are perfect!

Rose said...

WOW!!! and the inside is as awesome as the front!!!
love the sketch too :)

Jodi Collins aka Kharmagirl said...

OOOOOH! She is a beauty! LOVE these papers with her!!