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MAMA ELEPHANT Slim Film City Creative Cuts | July Mini Stampede

July 15, 2020

Welcome to the Mama Elephant Design Team blog hop! This month is a surprise mini release of 4 super fun die sets!

Our newest release is now live and available for purchase in the store!

Today I made a card with one of the newest member of the Mama Elephant Slim Card Creative Cuts family! This one is Slim Film City and it comes with so many goodies! I did not use the film strip today but I will next time. The rest of the dies from my card all came from this set.

I started by taking out a goodie but oldie stamp set, Tiny Ninjas, and stamped them with black hybrid ink and colored with Copic markers.

I die cut my background with the stamp edges, the city skyline and the speech bubble from Slim Film City Creative Cuts onto white Bristol smooth paper.

Next, I used Distress Oxides to inkblend all these pieces. For the sky, I used Peacock Feathers, Tumbled Glass and Twisted Citron. For the skyline, I used Worn Lipstick, Spiced Marmalade and Dried Marigold.

I cut a card base of 8 x 3 and adhered the stamped edge sky onto the base with foam tape. I put more foam tape behind the skyline, and added it to the card. I think added all the colored images to create a fun scene.

For the sentiment, I used Mama Elephant pigment ink in Bubblegum and stamped it onto the speech bubble from Slim Film City.

And that’s all from me, folks! Please remember to leave a comment for a chance to win the giveaway below:

To celebrate the new release, Mama Elephant is picking 3 winners to win their choice of stamp set! Winners will be chosen at random from the collective blogs in the Stampede. You have up to 4 chances to qualify to win!

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Each action qualifies for one entry, max 4 entries per stampeder please!

Check out the rest of the hop for amazing inspiration from our Design Team:

Vera Rhuhay | Mette Witus | Amy Yang

Nichol Spohr |  Thi Lam | Keeway Tsao

  1. Funtastic card. Love the ninja kids.
    Having the cityscape behind them
    is a great idea. thanks for sharing

  2. Adorable card. The new skyline die is the perfect backdrop for those cute ninjas. Thanks for sharing!

  3. Your blending is fabulous, that’s one skill I have to work on. Those ninjas really pop from the city skyline. Fantastic design, whoever receives this will be so impressed with the love you put into it. Stay safe and happy creating x

  4. I WONDERED IF, Ma Ma Elephant would come out with MORE Slim Lines Dies, & SURE ENOUGH!!! I got the first one & LOOOVE IT!!! NOW, to work on getting the others! LOL Your card is ADORABLE, Thi Lam!!! ;)<3

  5. Oh my goodness… cuteness alert! Those rainbow belt ninjas are definitely saving the day!! Wish I could write the words and it would come out a second later like a Godzilla movie. Soooo cuteand fun!

  6. This is so cute…. all of your work is amazing on your blog! I am such a fan of the slim line right now!

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