Friday, February 19, 2016

Two MFT Challenges

It's about time I made a card using My Favorite Things  Beautiful Blooms.  When I saw this week's MFT Sketch challenge, it gave me a place to start.

MFT Sketch Challenge #268

supplies: Beautiful Blooms stamps and dies, dps from MFT's Farm Fresh Gingham  and Tranquil Textures paper pads

Here's the sketch:

And while I was at it, I checked the colors at MFT's Color Challenge, and decided to make a Christmas card using them!

MFT Color Challenge #39

Supplies: red, grey, and white cardstock, dps from Lawn Fawn and BoBunny, My Favorite Things Santa's Elves stamp set, Spectrum Noir markers to color, Winnie & Walter In a Word: Merry cutaway, Lawn Fawn Stitched Snowflakes die, circle die, Pretty Pink Posh Sweet Pea sequins

These are our colors:

Thanks for coming by!


  1. Those flowers are so pretty on the wood backdrop. Love the colors. Your Christmas card made me smile, so sweet and whimsical. Perfect.

  2. Fabulous cards Lin - I really like the floral one, it is so elegant.

  3. Your vase of flowers is perfectly lovely and that little elf steals my heart every time I see him!! Delightful cards Lin!

  4. Those cards are so pretty, I especially like the little elf.

  5. Beautiful vase of flowers, and it looks perfect against the wooden background! Your little elf is so sweet, I really must practice more coloring, this is lovely :-)

  6. Gorgeous card using the kit and like you I have it on my desk and time to use it. Your Christmas card is so cute too, I wish I had gotten the elf! Thanks for the inspiration!

  7. Oh, I'm in love with your Card Kit card--so pretty and so "you"!
    And your color challenge card is as sweet as can be!


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