Time for a new Crash your Stash challenge over at the Outlawz and this month the cue is stencils. I am sure you have at least one stencil in your stash! Our sponsor is Babycakes Digis and Designs and I got to work with this cute fox.

I used a 6×6 stencil on white cardstock and applied Distress Oxide ink through the stencil with a mini ink blending tool. I start at the bottom with Vintage Photo and then proceeded to Twisted Citron, to Peacock Feathers and then finally onto Seedless Preserves. I then set the inking aside and colored the little fox, which I had printed out onto Canson C’ a Grain Drawing paper, with my Prismacolor colored pencils.

Once I had him colored, I fussy cut him out and ran a black marker along the freshly cut edge. I cut the stencil panel down with a stitched rectangle die and applied it to the casebase. I then glued the fox into the right hand corner.

I completed the card by die cutting the sentiment twice out of black cardstock, gluing them together and then adhering them to my card in the top left hand corner. I added a generous layer of Wink of Stella to the sentiment.
We would love to see your projects using stencils, so please join us this month at the Crash you Stash challenge. You have a month to enter your project.

Supplies Used
Digital Files
Babycakes Digis and Designs fox digi

Canson C’ a Grain Drawing Pad
White cardstock from my stash
Paper Studio cardbase with coordinating envelope

Coloring Medium
Prismacolor colored pencils
Tombow Dual Brush Pen
Wink of Stella pen

Distress Oxide inks:
Seedless Preserves,
Picked Raspberry,
Vintage Photo,
Twisted Citron

Aleene’s Original Tacky Glue
1/8 inch Scor-Tape

Epson Expression ET-2650 Ecotank Printer
EK Success Craft Tweezers
Mini ink blending tool
Mini blending replacement foam

TWC Aspen Trees Stencil

Stitched rectangle die from my stash
Sentiment die from my stash
*Links in the supplies list are affiliate links. I get a small percentage of the price of the product if you would choose to buy it through my link, at no cost to you. I only use affiliate links for products that I have purchased with my own money and enjoy using.

Entered into the Classic Design January Challenge #1
Entered into the Jan’s Digi Stamps Anything Goes Challenge #5
Entered into the Crafty Animals Challenge #34
Entered into the 2 Crafty Critter Crazies January Challenge
Entered into the Crafty Cardmarkers Anything Goes Challenge #248
Entered into the Digi Choosday Anything Goes Challenge Week 2
Entered into the Brown Sugar Anything Goes September Challenge #297
Entered into the Papercraft Business Anything Goes Challenge #25


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15 thoughts on “Stencils”

  1. cute cute cute, and a fantastic way of using stencils with a darling image, Monica! I especially like how colorful your background is! Hoping you are enjoying a great time out west. Hugs, de

  2. I like ALL of this card but the colouring is fantastic!!!
    Thank you so much for participating in our Brown Sugar challenge.
    Hope you participate in our next!!
    Bettascrap DT

  3. Fabulous card and Thanks so much for the detailed description of how you made it. I enjoyed reading it. Thanks for playing along with us at Crafty Animals. Lisa DT

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