Weekly Sketch Challenge #500 -MFT

Hello everyone!

I’m back with a new fantastic sketch challenge for my favorite things.

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This week we have a brand new sketch which was super fun to play with! 🙂

Turn each inspiring sketch into a mini work of art to add to your stash — you could also add $50 worth of brand new MFT to your collection! Now that is a win-win.

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Below you’ll find Sketch 500!  Create cards, scrapbook layouts, home decor, treat containers, mixed media, etc. using this week’s sketch and be sure to link your project on HERE for a chance at the weekly My Favorite Things Gift Voucher.

MFT products are encouraged but not required. We just want to see what this week’s sketch inspires you to create!

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…and here is my card with it! I started drawing the heart with a pencil and then i stamped this adorable Pure Innocence stamp!

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I colored everything with art ‘n fly markers…and i’ve used blues for one girl and yellows for the other! I love the opposite colors effect, don’t you?

And the as always a white embossed sentiment on black cardstock!

Hope you’ll like my card!

Have a creative day,
Alberto

 

Color Challenge #146 – MFT

Hello everyone!

Here we go with a new MFT Color Challenge! Join us as we create with this week’s color combination.

This challenge features Milk Chocolate, Tickled Pink, Coral Crush and Summer Splash

Remember, you don’t have to have the EXACT colors to play – just use colors inspired by the ones you see below.

Add in neutrals like black, white or kraft, but challenge yourself to incorporate all four of the colors.

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Create cards, scrapbook layouts, home decor, treat containers, mixed media, etc. using this color combination and be sure to link your project on the MFT blog for a chance to win a My Favorite Things Gift Voucher worth $50.

MFT products are encouraged, but not required. We just want to see what this week’s color combination inspires you to create!

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And here is my creation with these amazing colors…i’ve decided to play with one of the Stacy Yacula stamp set.

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A lot of you asks me how many copic colors you need to color an image…well it dipends…sometimes is just 5-6 markers, some other you need many many more….for example for this coloring i’ve used 24 colors!

…and i’ve written down all the colors used so it’s easier for you to join our color challenge!

Hope you liked my coloring!

Have a creative day

Alberto



Weekly Sketch Challenge #499 – MFT

Hello everyone!

I’m back with a new fantastic sketch challenge for my favorite things.

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This week we have a brand new sketch which was super fun to play with! 🙂

Turn each inspiring sketch into a mini work of art to add to your stash — you could also add $50 worth of brand new MFT to your collection! Now that is a win-win.

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Below you’ll find Sketch 499. Create cards, scrapbook layouts, home decor, treat containers, mixed media, etc. using this week’s sketch and be sure to link your project on HERE for a chance at the weekly My Favorite Things Gift Voucher.

MFT products are encouraged but not required. We just want to see what this week’s sketch inspires you to create!

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and here is my card with it! This time I have drawn the sketch on my paper and trasformet it into a piece of chesse!

This cute little guy is just so fun!

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Hope you’ll like my card and i can’t wait to see what you’ll make with this week’s challenge!

Have a creative day

Alberto



Sky-High Card kit – MFT

Hello everyone!

Today is the day! The new MFT card kit is now available for purchase! …and the new stamps are amazing!

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For today’s coloring i’ve had so much fun mixing one of the stamps on the kit with one already released!

So, i masked the top part of the hot air balloon and i’ve stamped some flowers from the “fun flowers” stamp set to re-create the hot air balloon shape.

After the masking i’ve coloring everything with my beloved copic markers.

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This little bunny is just too sweet! What are you waiting for? Grab your card kit before they’re gone!

Have a creative day

Alberto



Sky-High Card kit – Countdown day1 – MFT

Hello everybody!

Tomorrow the sky-high card kit will be available to purchase! This new kit contains a lot of beautiful images to work with and for today’s coloring i’ve used one of the sweetest!

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I’ve stamped my image with my favourite ink pad that is called “extreme black” by MFT and works perfectly with all alchool inks markers!

Then  i’ve colored my image with copic markers.

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and then for the first time i’ve tried using a white pastel for the clouds and to add some brightness to the stars in the background.

with a white gel pen i’ve added all the stars in the background.

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…and here is a little peek on what’s inside the card kit!



Sky-High Card kit – Countdown day2 – MFT

Hello everyone !

Every “first time” is pretty exciting and this is my first countdown day to the new card kit!

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This new card kit is pretty amazing! Both the stamps included in the kit are so fun and i really loved playing with them!

I’ve colored this super adorable stamp with my copic markers and then i’ve added some details with a white gel pen to make my image “sparkle”.

After coloring my main image i’ve decided that i had to add a “wow” effect and so i’ve added two little rainbows around my image!

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 hope you liked my card, can’t wait to see what you’ll create with this amazing sketch!

Have a creative day,

Alberto



Color Challenge #145 – MFT

Hello everyone!

Here we go with a new MFT Color Challenge! Join us as we create with this week’s color combination.

This challenge features Natural, Kraft, Berrylicious and Tropical Teal!

Remember, you don’t have to have the EXACT colors to play – just use colors inspired by the ones you see below.

Add in neutrals like black, white or kraft, but challenge yourself to incorporate all four of the colors.

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Create cards, scrapbook layouts, home decor, treat containers, mixed media, etc. using this color combination and be sure to link your project on the MFT blog for a chance to win a My Favorite Things Gift Voucher worth $50.

MFT products are encouraged, but not required. We just want to see what this week’s color combination inspires you to create!

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And here is my coloring with it! I must admit that this color combo is my favourite EVER and it was super easy to play with! all the stamps i’ve used are illustrated by Stacey Yacula.

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After i’ve finished to color my image i thought it still needed a “wow” effect so i’ve added the water on the floor and i love the result! I’m thinking about making a little tutorial about this effect…what do you think?

Also, i’ve inclued the copic color combo i’ve used in case you wanted to join the fun in this challenge!

Hope you liked my coloring!

Have a creative day

Alberto



Weekly Sketch Challenge #497 – MFT

Hello everyone!

I’m back with a new fantastic sketch challenge for my favorite things.

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This week we have a brand new sketch which was super fun to play with! 🙂

Turn each inspiring sketch into a mini work of art to add to your stash — you could also add $50 worth of brand new MFT to your collection! Now that is a win-win.

MFT_CreateShare50

Below you’ll find Sketch 497. Create cards, scrapbook layouts, home decor, treat containers, mixed media, etc. using this week’s sketch and be sure to link your project on HERE for a chance at the weekly My Favorite Things Gift Voucher.

MFT products are encouraged but not required. We just want to see what this week’s sketch inspires you to create!

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and here is my card with it! and of course it’s rainbow themed!

I’ve stamped this cute image from the picture perfect stamp set and i’ve drawn a polaroid all around it!

I colored up the image all in black and white and i’ve used my warm greys to do so! Behind the polaroid i’ve hand drawn a little rainbow!

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 hope you liked my card, can’t wait to see what you’ll create with this amazing sketch!

Have a creative day,

Alberto



July MFT&Friends

Hello everyone!

It’s time for the MFT&Friends blog post and for today’s card i’ve decided to play with one of my favourite stamp set of this collection!

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For today’s card i’ve taken inspiration from the lochness legend and this cute dinosaur was just perfect for the idea i had in mind.

I’ve masked the bottom part of the dino and hand drawn all the background to create the perfect scene for him!

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I love this legend so much and i’ve finally had the perfect stamp to create it! I’ve used all cold tones to give it the perfect vibe. For the sky and the water i’ve used BG70’s and for the rocks E70’s.
Some touches with white gel pen to give the perfect magical effect.

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Hope you liked my magical post and don’t forget to come back tomorrow for a new Weekly Sketch Challenge!

Have a creative day,

Alberto



1 day until the new release – MFT

Hello everyone!

Tomorrow is the big day so be sure to prepare you shopping lists!

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For today’s card i’ve played with the one of the new stamp set called “A-roar-able friends” and this dinosaur is the cutest dinosaur i’ve ever seen!

I’ve imagined this cute little guy as Godzilla so i’ve decided to draw a little skyline behind him to create a cute little scene.

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i know that Godzilla is all about “roar roar!!!” but this cute little boy makes my heart melt! As always i’ve colored everything up with my beloved copic markers and as always i’ve added my favourite “magic” touch with white gel pen!

Hope you’ll like my card and i’ll be waiting for you tomorrow for the MFT&Friends post!

Have a creative day

Alberto