Tuesday, November 27, 2012

MFPS Nov Stamp Release Hop... Day 1

November Blog Hop! 

This month's New Stamp Set Releases are
Big City Featured November 27 
Amaryllis Definition Featured November 28
Mountain Selections Featured November 29
Just a Note Featured November 30

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 the names are drawn randomly.) 

All four winners will be announced on December 1, 2012 on the Mark's Finest Papers blog. You can go back and comment if you missed a day. (HINT: The more you comment, the more chances you have to win, and comments on the MFPS blog count twice!) The deadline for commenting is 11PM EST on Friday November 30, 2012.

As you all know November is the time to gear up for Christmas shopping with so many sales and crowds. We have some great deals for your Holiday Shopping needs.

 The special stamp set we have for you this month is:

"Winter Scenes"

Today we are featuring "Big City" stamp set.

Here is my project using this new stamp set!

Kraft card base 4" x 5 1/2
Red mat cut @ 3 7/8" x 5 3/8"
Green mat cut @ 3 3/4" x 5 1/4"
Stars from punch and glittered
Buttons! (Thanks, Theresa!)
House is 3D glitter sticker (Thanks, Sheree!)
Background on green pattern paper is also randomly glittered
Sentiment mat is from punch
"Welcome" from "Big City" stamp set

Here is another project using the 5th set this month, "Winter Scenes":


A2 size POSTCARD 4 1/4" x 5 1/2"
Black mat cut @ 4" x 5 1/4"
Pattern mat cut @ 3 3/4" x 5"
ELEGANT EDGES for image matting cut @ 4 1/4" 
TEDDY BEAR PARADE "Christmas Sweater Bear" cut @ 3 1/2"
Bear adhered with foam squares for dimension (Thanks, Theresa!)
MFPS "Winter Scenes" set used for sentiment stamp
Dew drop added for Holly on hat (Thanks, Theresa!)

Thanks for stopping by today!
:) Janis

Here's the entire hop list in case you get lost.

Janis L (you are here)


  1. Super sweet creations.

  2. Two adorable cards.
    stamping sue

  3. What fun!!! Love those buttons on the first card! Cute little bear on your second!

  4. Great cards. I really like the buttons on your first card.

  5. Love the buttons. Very Christmas like.

  6. Great the bear!! Lee-Ann :)

  7. So different from the others Refreshing......Lis

  8. Janis - way to go to step out of the box - I like you card very much - You did a great job - Welcome from the Big City is a nice stamp! Enjoy your week! Gail

  9. I love the way you step it up a notch with your cards! They are so fun.

  10. Great looking cards.

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  11. Darling cards! I love all you have going on, on your cards! Great job!