Monday, March 20, 2017

Tips, Tutorials, & Techniques - Blended Backgrounds with Stencils

Stencils are such a workhorse in crafting and card making. They're flexible, hold up to a wide variety of mediums and techniques, and extraordinarily affordable - especially considering their versatility. One of the most basic, and beautiful, ways to use stencils is for masking an area for color application.  You can create such a striking look, from scenery to focal point, with the application of a bit of color Click the link to learn how Stephanie created this Sunny Skies card based on a design from Keeway, or watch below. For more tips and tricks, make sure to subscribe to our Youtube channel!

Check out some other ways our team has created blended beauty!

Handmade card from Yoonsun Hur featuring the Big Balloons Stencil from My Favorite Things #mftstamps

Handmade card from Barbara Anders featuring the Concentric Circle Grid Stencil from My Favorite Things #mftstamps

Feeling inspired? Make sure to tag your next MFT project with #mftstamps - you might just be spotted!