MFT's May Creative Challenge

Welcome to MFT's May Creative Challenge!

The MFT Design Team Creative Challenge is a monthly feature, where we are challenged to explore our creative side using a specific theme, product, or technique. This month, April Showers bring May Flowers!  Look forward to an assortment of flower-filled creations from today's participating designers.  Be sure to check out the MFT Blog for a list of all the designers who have a project to share with you today. 

For the challenge I created a scrapbook page using the beautiful Hybrid Heirloom Rose Die-namics.

This is first time I used a light molding paste with a stencil. I love the effect! First I marked on my page where my photos would go and then added the music paper. Then I spread a light layer of molding paste on the stencil. I allowed the paste to dry for a while and then used my heat gun.

I used Gelotos to added the shading. This is how it looks before I used water.

I used a paint brush to spread the color, but you don't want your paint brush to get to wet when you are working directly on card stock.

In the corner I used the negative of the word "love" cut out with the High-Rise Alphabet Uppercase Die-namics in Electric Red Card Stock.

I used the Large and Mini Hybrid Heirloom Rose Die-namics to create the flowers. I used Electric Red and Lemon Drop Card Stock. On the yellow roses I sponged on MFT Ink in Orange Fizz.

The flourish is cut with the Large Leafy Flourish Die-namics. I also added a few sequins.

Here is a closer look at the molding paste. The sentiment is from the Complimentary Greeting Stamp Set. 

Thanks for stopping by! Be sure to check out the MFT Blog for a list of all participating designers who have a project to share with you today. 

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  1. This is SO STUNNING!! I LOVE the added texture and depth!! LOVE those flowers too!! =) Just BEAUTIFUL!! THANKS for sharing and have a FABULOUS WEEK!! =)

  2. This is so beautiful Melody.

    Hugs Riet.xx

  3. Great affect! I love how this turned out with the texture! beautifully done Melody.

  4. what a gorgeous layout!!! that stencil work is awesome. LOVE the detail.

  5. WOW! This is STUNNING Melody! LOVE the effect with the stencil and modeling paste! An EXQUISITE page!!!

  6. This is beautiful with all the sweet details!

  7. Woohoo -you are amazing with the mixed media - love the texture from the modeling paste & the roses are just stunning!