Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Mark's Finest Papers Blog Hop ~ Day 2

Aug. Blog Hop! 

This month's New Stamp Set Releases are

 Featured Aug 13th
Pocket Watches

Featured Aug 14th
Joyous Season
Featured Aug 15th 
Country Charm
Featured Aug 16th
Wealthy Fish

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 Aug 17, 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 10 PM EST on Friday Aug 16, 2013.

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

"Lucky You"

 The mini stamp set we have for you this month is

"Take Time Mini"

Today we are showcasing a cute set for Christmas.  I loved working with this set and I hope you like what I created...

My second card...

I used this set from Mark's Finest Papers to create the pine cones.  I used the smallest pine tree....

Be sure to hop along and visit the rest of the gals.

Here's the Design Team:


  1. Oh Jane--both of these cards are so lovely!!! Can't choose a favorite this time. TFS

  2. Beautiful cards! I love the embellishment, layers and burlap on your first card! Your second card has such a wonderful organic feel to it! I love how you stamped the pine branches and added bows! Lots of work went into these cards!

  3. Awesome cards. You really showcased this set. The "pinetree-pinecones" was such a creative idea. I love it. Beautiful job coloring.

  4. Very creative. I went to look at set to find the pinecones. Great job.

  5. two beautiful cards with a nice vintage feel.
    stamping sue

  6. Both are gorgeous samples! I can't decide on liking one more than the other! Beautiful cards!

  7. Your second card is my favorite! I just LOVE the look of it!

  8. Gorgeous cards! I love what you did with the pine branches!

  9. Jane,
    Your cards are so very pretty and elegant. I really love the second car - wonderful!

  10. Both cards are really beautiful. I like the burlap ribbon and the greenery you used on the first one.

  11. I like the texture the greenery adds to your cards.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  12. Jane, both of your cards turned out so nice...I really like the deer one...while camping I see them in the fields...they are so beautiful to look at...
    werll done my friend

  13. Both cards are lovely I like the colors you used on the deer card............Lis

  14. Wonderful cards, love this new set!

  15. This set is a must have for me... LOVE it!

  16. Both of these are beautiful, the colours are so rich! Nothing like vintage at Chritmas! :)

  17. I'm so excited! Love Love Love Blog hops and these stamps are awesome!

  18. Jane - great cards - lovely fawn with the die cut embellishment and the second "wood" card is really pretty.

  19. Absolutely beautiful creations!

  20. Sweet cards; thanks for sharing


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