My Favorite Things

MFT January Release Countdown Day 4

Welcome back to the My Favorite Things January Release Countdown! We’re are down to Day 4 and today we’re introducing the newest Birdie Brown set called BB Viking. A little different from the usual large sets, this month’s BB set is a mini stamp set featuring this cute.. wait I mean strong, musky viking!

The set is also accompanied with 3 various sentiment puns for different occasions. The nice, large image makes it great to fill up a card as the center piece. I stamped the viking in Milk Chocolate hybrid ink and colored him with copic markers. I also used a white gel pen for some highlights. Then, I die cut the image out with the coordinating die-namics.

Also part of this month’s release is the new Die-namics Linked Chain Oval Frames. I used the largest size of the frames and die cut it once out of white cardstock and once out of kraft card stock. I inlaid the white frame into the kraft panel, and set it aside for now.

Next, I worked on the background. On one piece, I blended on Seedless Preserves distress ink from the top and added splatter with the same ink. I had the color fade out approximately in the middle. Then, I heat embossed my sentiment in white in the top center. On a separate piece, I blended Mowed Lawn and Forest Moss distress inks and used Forest Moss to add splatter. I then die cut this piece with Die-namics Grassy Edges. I adhered the grass directly onto the purple background.I adhered the viking in the center with foam tape, then framed him up with kraft panel also propped up with foam tape.

Be sure to visit the MFT Blog every day during the countdown for more release content and projects from participating design team members. All release product will be available Tuesday, January 9 at 9pm EST in the MFT Store.



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  • 1
    Marjorie Dumontier says:

    Oh my ! Your background is stunning !

  • 2
    Debbie Nelson says:

    Love your card and color choice!

  • 3
    Debbie Nelson says:

    Love your card!

  • 4
    Dee Ann Matthews says:

    A charming Norseman made friendly by his purple background and frame!

  • 5
    Lagene says:

    Awesome new stamp and die sets! I love your use of lovely colors and the linked chain frame to soften this old Viking!

  • 6
    Laurie G says:

    Love the purple background and your Norseman!

  • 7
    Heather Nelson says:

    Love your background and the coloring you did on the Norseman!! Fabulous!!

  • 8
    Tara Prince says:

    I love the frame!!

  • 9
    Kleri says:

    I totally love the purple background!Super cute card!Thank you for sharing 🙂

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