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Kangaroo Crew | MFT Stamps May Release Countdown Day 2

May 5, 2019

Kangaroo Crew | MFT Stamps May Release Countdown Day 2

May 5, 2019

Hello everyone!  There are only two more days until the newest release from MFT Stamps becomes available!  I’m showcasing an adorable stamp set today called Kangaroo Crew.

How cute are these sweet little kangaroos?!  I really wanted to use all of them, so I created a slimline card so that I could fit all four of them easily into my scene.

Australian Sunset

I also wanted to feature my kangaroo crew with an Australian sunset in the background and was inspired by this photo for my background color scheme.

I used a sheet of Neenah Solar White 110lb Card Stock and blended some Squeezed Lemonade, Fossilized Amber, Ripe Persimmon, and Seedless Preserves Distress Oxide Inks.  I then splattered this ink blend lightly with water and let it sit for one minute.  Once ready, I lightly patted it dry with a paper towel and then splattered it again with Opaque White Paint and Black Watercolor Paint.

I then trimmed this piece down to 8.25″ x 3.25″ and adhered it onto a white card base of 8.5″ x 3.5″.  This will fit perfectly into a #8 envelope but will also fit well into a standard US sized business envelope.  I stamped all of my images with Copic friendly Black Ink and colored them with Copic Sketch Markers. I used the coordinating dies to cut them out.

I diecut a grass strip from Sour Apple Card Stock using the Grassy Edges Die-namics and blended it lightly with both Sour Apple and Field Day Premium Dye Inks.  I also cut a fun little tree for some added interest using the new Branch Out Die-namics and Kraft, Sour Apple, and Jellybean Green Card Stock.

I heat embossed my sentiment with Fine Detail White Embossing Powder onto a piece of Black Licorice Card Stock and then used the new Skinny Strips Die-namics to cut it out.

Make sure to stop by the MFT Blog to see what the rest of the team has created and to leave a comment for a chance to win a $75 MFT Gift Voucher!

As always, thank you so much for stopping by!  If you liked this card and want some more crafty inspiration, don’t forget to check out my INSTAGRAM feed!

Have a wonderful day!

♥ Rachel

Hello, I'm Rachel! Thanks so much for dropping by and welcome to my blog! I love creating and am excited to share with you my love for card making and paper crafting.


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