Wednesday, February 25, 2015

MFP Oriental Card Blog Hop - Day 2

Welcome to the Marks Finest Papers Stamp Shop
 February Blog Hop

 We're doing something different to start out the new year. We're looking back at all the wonderful sets released in 2014. For the next 4 days the Oriental Sketch Challenge Design Team will show you their "Favorite Oriental" sets of 2014. Please visit each blog and leave a comment. One person will be chosen to receive this Oriental Stamp Set .
Birds of the Orient

Please hop along with us! You have a chance to win the Birds of the Orient set! 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!) The winner will be announced on 
Feb. 28, 2015 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 Feb. 27, 2014

Let's get started!!

Here's the Oriental Sketch Design Team:
Today we are making Center Step Cards
Tutorial can be found HERE
 Try out the tutorial.  Post your card on Speedy TV.

For my center step card, I used the MFP Stamp Shop Lanterns stamp set.


Come on back tomorrow for more Oriental Favorites!!


  1. Love that, Vickie !! The typical red and black colors are perfect for chinese images!

  2. The die cuts are a brilliant finish to this striking car...........Lis

  3. Absolutely Gorgeous!! LOve what you did to the lantern. Great idea.

  4. Vickie, this is beautiful and I love the way you colored the globe too!

  5. Wow this is so elegant and has such a strong oriental feel. Beautiful!

  6. Very elegant and understated with the deep and muted colors. The pretty way you colored the lamp really makes it the focal point. Wonderful work.
    <3 J

    jwoolbright at gmail dot com

  7. Vickie, your card is amazing. I love all the die cuts and how you did the lantern.

  8. Love those die cuts and the use of the lantern image.

  9. What a unique way to decorate the lantern! Love the colors too.

  10. I'm taken with this gorgeous oriental styled card! The embossing, stitched panels, and beautiful image all look wonderful together on this pretty side-step card! NJ!

  11. Oh my. Gorgeous card. Gorgeous colours. Love how you popped up the lantern. Hugz