Thursday, October 30, 2014

MFP October Blog Hop Day 3 - Featuring the Cardinals stamp set

Welcome to the Marks Finest Papers, a Heinrich Company
Oct.  Blog Hop! 

This month's New Stamp Set Releases are
 Featured  Oct. 28
Featured Oct. 29
Polka Dot Country
 Featured Oct. 30
Featured Oct. 31
Create with Pine Boughs
Please 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 
Nov. 1, 2014 on the MFP Stamp Shop 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 Oct. 31, 2014

 For my card using the Cardinals stamp set, I stamped the image using Memento Black ink onto watercolor paper and colored the image using pearlescent watercolors.


Come on back tomorrow for more creativity.


  1. Well done. I love the music paper background and the creative use of the lamp post die. I love how you colored the edges of the poinsettia too. Well done.

  2. Vicki, this is lovely. I love how you did the image and then the dies and papers are perfect choices. Stunning! Hugz

  3. How pretty is this! I love your design with the lamp post and the poinsettia. Beautiful card!

  4. Your card is beautiful...
    Great choice of background paper..
    Well done

  5. That cardinal and the sheet music are just a perfect touch!

  6. What a pretty vintage feel! I love the idea of the music sheet...brilliant!

  7. Beautiful card! I love the DP, dies and layout!

  8. This vintage card is so pretty with that lamp-post die and music background!

  9. This is lovely with the more subdued colors. Totally adore the music script background paper!!!
    <3 J

    jwoolbright at gmail dot com

  10. Love the musical BG, a creative design, perfect with a poinsettia flower!!