You're Out Of This World - MFT Stamps

Hello friends!  I wanted to share with you a fun birthday card that I made following the latest sketch challenge for My Favorite Things.

For this card, I went with my favorite astronauts from the BB Space Explorer Stamp Set.  I stamped my images onto some Neenah Classic Crest 110lb Solar White Card Stock with black ink.  I then colored my images with Copic Sketch Markers (colors listed at the bottom).  Once colored, I used the coordinating dies to diecut these images. 

MFT Sketch Challenge #371

I followed this sketch (above) for my card layout.  My Favorite Things has a new challenge sketch every Wednesday and it's a lot of fun to play along.

I then worked on the galaxy background of my card.  For this, I blended some distress inks (Broken China, Squeezed Lemonade, Picked Raspberry and Chipped Sapphire) onto another piece of Neenah Classic Crest 110lb Solar White Card Stock.  Once blended, I spritzed this with a little bit of water and splattered some opaque white paint on top to give the impression of stars.  

For my framed area, I used the Die-namics Gift Box Cover Up Die with a piece of white cardstock.  I glued this to the front of my card, over top of my background.  I then added my astronaut on top of this with some adhesive foam squares to give some added dimension.  Lastly, I added my sentiment by heat embossing it onto some Black Licorice Prestige Card Stock with Super Fine Detail White Embossing Powder.  I got my sentiment from the now discontinued MFT Out Of This World Stamp Set.  I used one of the dies from the Die-namics Essentials Fishtail Strips to cut out my banner.

Copic Colors Used   

  • Skin: E50, E51, E21, E11
  • Blues: B21, B24, B26, B39
  • Green Balloon: G20, YG25, G19, G28
  • Red Balloon: R14, R46, R59
  • Whites: 0, C00, C1, C4, C7
  • Hair: E50, E53, E57, E49

You can check out the current sketch challenge and play along below.  The newest challenge comes out tomorrow morning.

MFT Wednesday Sketch Challenge #371

Thanks for stopping by my blog today!  Wishing you all a wonderful day!



  1. This card is out of this world... super cute, and the coloring, WOW!

    1. You are so sweet, Leslie πŸ’— Thank you for all of your comments!

  2. Congrats on your new MFT gig! How exciting! I perused your blog, WOW! Fun to find a new talented stamper!!

    1. Thank you for your comments, Vicki! You’re so sweet! πŸ˜ŠπŸ’—