MFT April Release Countdown | Day 2

Hello and welcome to day 2 of the My Favorite Things April release countdown! Today I have a card to share that features the new Tweet on You stamp set and the Happy Trio die-namics.

I wanted to create a fun design with the birds from the stamp set and make them look like they had really long legs. So I created a center watercolour panel and stamped the birds at the top and bottom so it looks like their bodies are hidden behind. ;)

To create the center piece, I added Summer Splash and Lemon Chiffon ink to an acrylic block with water and then pressed it into a piece of watercolour paper. When I lifted it off, it left the soft colours behind with the yellow more concentrated in the center.

I then diecut the word 'happy' about 5 times from the white cardstock and added the same Summer Splash ink to the stop one before adhering them all together. I made the ink darker at the bottom of the word and went lighter as I went up to give it an ombre look.

I added some clear glitter to the word happy and then covered the entire thing in Glossy Accents for added dimension and shine. To complete the card, I stamped the rest of the sentiment with black ink and coloured in the birds with Copic markers.

Thanks so much for stopping by for day 2 of the MFT April Release countdown! The new release products will officially be available on the My Favorite Things website on April 7th at 10pm EST! 

Make sure to head over to the MFT blog for today's full product reveal, giveaways and links to lot's of amazing projects from the other MFT creative team designers! ;)

See you tomorrow for more countdown fun! ;)

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12 comments:

  1. My those birds have long legs ;)

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  2. So cute & creative, love the birds with the extra long legs, very clever!

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  3. Well employed humor with the beautiful looog legged birds!

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  4. Love your card! The extension of the bird legs is too funny!

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  5. OMG I love your card...those legs! Lol 😄

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  6. omgosh, teehee, love how you extended the birdie legs!

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  7. I really like the sparkly ombre happy sentiment.

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  8. O M Gosh! How cute is this card?

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