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MFT Stamps | May Release Countdown – We’re Halfway There!

May 1, 2021

MFT Stamps | May Release Countdown – We’re Halfway There!

May 1, 2021

Hello friends! We’re halfway through the countdown for the MFT Stamps May Release! I have a brand new stamp set to share with you today called “Cuteness Overload”, illustrated by Rachelle Anne Miller.

I absolutely love this sweet little bear image! I used Memento Tuxedo Black Ink to stamp him onto a sheet of Neenah Solar White 110lb Card Stock and colored him with brown Copic Markers (E31, E23, E25, E29). I then used the coordinating die-namics to cut him out.

For my card background, I trimmed a piece of Summer Splash Prestige Card Stock to 4.25″ x 5.5″. Next, I did some tone-on-tone stencil blending by blending the new Punched Pattern Stencil with Summer Splash Premium Dye Ink. Once finished, I allowed my panel to dry for a few minutes before I added my layers from both white and Caribbean Card Stock. I also used a small blending of Summer Splash Ink to add a pop of color behind my bear.

Lastly, I stamped my sentiment onto the bottom center area of my top white panel and adhered my bear with 3D Foam Adhesive Tape for added dimension.

Don’t forget to stop by the MFT Blog for more release sneak peeks as well as the chance to win a $75 MFT Gift Voucher!

Thanks so much for taking the time to stop by! If you liked this card and want some more crafty inspiration, please feel free to check out my INSTAGRAM feed!

  • Rebekka May 1, 2021 at 3:28 PM

    Awesome card, and love the colors.

    • rachelalvaradodesigns May 1, 2021 at 4:47 PM

      Thank you, Rebekka! 💕 I appreciate you taking the time to stop by and leave a comment! So happy you liked it!

  • Jeanne May 2, 2021 at 7:16 AM

    I can see why it’s called ‘Cuteness Overload’ because this image is beyond cute. Love the colors you chose for both the image and the card. The use of the stencil is wonderful and adds great visual interest. Fabulous card, Rachel. 🙂 You are so good at making that type of card. 😉

    • rachelalvaradodesigns May 3, 2021 at 1:49 AM

      You are so sweet, Jeanne, thank you! 💕 I really like the style of this stencil. I keep telling myself that I need to use stencils more often! 😁

  • Anne Sturgeon May 2, 2021 at 11:29 AM

    This whole set is irresistible… loving that punch stencil. Looks wonderful in that shade of blue. Perfect for that adorable bear & bunnie. Great job!!

  • Anne Sturgeon May 2, 2021 at 5:26 PM

    I had to come back… these sets designed by you!! So wonderful. You’re not only a great colorist but a top notch designer!! I am so proud of you and thanks for your talents!!

    • rachelalvaradodesigns May 3, 2021 at 1:52 AM

      You are so sweet, Anne. ❤️ I wish I could take the credit for these gorgeous stamps but they were designed by Rachelle Anne Miller. 🥰. Her illustrations are absolutely amazing!

    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.

    Rachel

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