Wednesday, October 24, 2012

MFPS Oct. Stamp Release Blog Hop... Day 2

MFPS Oct Stamp Release Hop Day 2... HERE
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Welcome to Mark's Finest Papers a Heinrich Company's 
  October Blog Hop! 

This month's New Stamp Set Releases are
Christmas Selections Featured October 23
Poinsettia Blooms Featured October 24
Cracked Hello Featured October 25
On the Fly Featured October 26

Please hop along with us because you have a chance to win one of the above stamp sets! Just comment on the following blogs (don't forget this one), each day for more chances to win.(You do NOT have to comment on all the blogs each day because winners are drawn randomly.) All four winners will be announced on October 27, 2012 on the Mark's Finest Papers blog. And if you miss a day, no problem! Just go back and comment. (HINT: The more you comment, the more chances you have to win, and comments on the MFP blog count twice!) The deadline for commenting is 11PM EST on Friday October 26, 2012.

Today's Featured Stamp Set, Poinsettia Blooms, and my project:

#444, 10-12 M#10

  • A2 size card 4 1/4" x 5 1/2"
  • Black mat cut @ 4 1/8" x 5 3/8"
  • Red mat cut @ 4" x 5 1/4"
  • Elegant Edges used for image matting
  • Image from MFPS "Poinsettia Blooms"
  • Candle colored with white gel pen
  • Image colored with markers
  • Background colored with chalks
  • "NOEL" also from MFPS "Poinsettia Blooms"

Jane C
Pat G.
Karen k.
Patty P.
Angela B
Cathy C
Thrifty Stamper
Janis L
Mark's Finest Papers

Thanks so much for stopping by today! 
:) Janis


Janine said...

Lovely card - all the layers make it look great.

Bonnie Lynn said...

Hot doggies!! Love that postage die Janis! Great way to frame this set.

Designing with Debbie said...

Beautiful card. I love the coloring and design

Vicky Gould said...

Wonderful design and coloring.

Lois said...

I like that big postage stamp!!!

loulou said...

Lovely card, great colouring. cheers Linda

stamping sue said...

I too, like that postage die! gonna have to look for that one. lovely card
stamping sue

stampingbowd said...

Lovely!!!! Beautiful design! I love the little bow in the corner!!

Pat said...

Very pretty paper. That black checked ribbon is the perfect touch.

Heather said...

Great card. I really like this set. Hugs!

Pam said...

Very pretty card!

Winnie and Patty said...

What a pretty card Janis! TFS

Gail said...

Janis - your lantern card is beautiful - what a great hop this is - so many wonderful cards and projects created with this stamp set! You did good girlfriend! Thanks for sharing! Gail

Sandy (Cheesy) said...

Cute card. The postage edge makes the image pop out.

Kathy Bradley said...

Very pretty card and I really like the ribbon you've used!

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Like the use of the Cricut Elegant Edges cartridge for the Postage Stamp Framing of your wonderfully colored Lantern with Poinsettias. The gingham ribbon is a nice added touch.
"Sunshine HoneyBee"

An'Jenic G. said...

Beautiful Card Janis. I love the the postage stamp and I really need to use my Cricut more. Thanks for the inspiration. HUGS AJ-

Anonymous said...

Love your work! The sentiment on the tag is so pretty!

Sue D said...

Very pretty--I like the elegant edges.

Stacey's Creative Corner said...

So pretty!

Cathy Dineen said...

So pretty, I love that postage stamp frame! :)

Ravengirl said...

What a sweet little card! I really love the lantern and those decorative edges accent it so nicely!

kReN said...

I like your layers and coloring. TFS!

Angela Crafty Spot said...

Very cute card! The lantern is so cute!!

Jo4Him said...

Cute card; love the colors. TFS

Golda said...

Nicely done!

MariLynn said...

Oooh very pretty!