Thursday, July 11, 2013

Mark's Finest Papers Blog Hop ~ Day 3

July Blog Hop! 

This month's New Stamp Set Releases are

 Featured July 9th
Lotus Blossoms

Featured July 10th
Featured July 11th 
Be Virtuous
Featured July 12th

hop along with us! 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! The names are drawn randomly!) All four winners will be
announced on July 13, 2013 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 MFP blog
 count twice!!!
 The deadline for commenting is 11PM EST on Friday July 12, 2013.

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

"Dino News"

 The mini stamp set we have for you this month is


Today we are showcasing "Be Virtuous"

I love this new set with another Asian theme.  All the images and sentiments are wonderful!!!  I hope you will add it to your collection too...
Here is what I created:

 This card I used for my column this week.  I used a cigar band for an added embellishment.

Here's the Design Team:

Thanks for stopping by.  Be sure to hop along and comment to win one of these great new sets this month.


  1. Jane you are one busy stamper! three wonderful cards.
    stamping sue

  2. Very pretty cards - especially like the second one.

  3. Jane--these cards are gorgeous! I love the first one with the koi! Very pretty! TFS

  4. These are beautiful examples and wonderfully Asian!

  5. Beautiful bg papers! All of them are beautiful examples of asian art.

  6. More gorgeous Asian designs. I absolutely love the red, black and gold.

  7. Jane, all three cards turned out so nice...
    Great Asain cards..well done

  8. Jane, all three cards turned out so nice...
    Great Asain cards..well done

  9. All of your cards are beauties. I think the red and black is my fav. I like that you added the cigar band to the last one.

  10. Beautiful, beautiful cards! I really love the card with the koi and the overlapping stamped leaves!

  11. All three of your cards are lovely, Jane. I especially like the first one with the koi.

  12. Jane, I love all three cards!!! Love the koi on the first one, it goes so perfectly with the water plant. Your second card is so stunning! I saw it at 1am on MFP blog and was so impressed. (yikes on being up that late, right!) I love how you embossed the dragonfly and round stamps in gold. I will be doing that on future projects for sure!
    On the third one I enjoy looking at all the colors and embellishments! Terrific cards!

  13. Wow....every single creation is gorgeous. I really like the one with the koi.

  14. wow gorgeous card Jane and fantastic papers you have use.

    greetings karin

  15. Jane,
    All of your cards are gorgeous! My fav is the red ard - so lovely and elegant!!

  16. All the projects are fantastic-love the koi on the first one!

  17. Lovely cards, especially like the 1st one in orange. All very different and creative. Thanks for sharing

  18. Wow these are all stunning. I love the red, gold and black card. TFS AJ-

  19. Lovely creations. You rocked this stamp set. Well done.

  20. LOve Koi!!! Where do I find him?? Great cards.


Thanks for all the sweet comments. I really appreciate them.