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Tuesday, October 11, 2011

MFP OCT Blog Hop-Day 2-"Christmas in the Country" AND "Snowball"

Hello! Welcome to the October 2011 MFP New Releases Blog Hop!

Today's Featured sets are "Christmas in the Country" 


and below is my sample for you:


Supplies:
MFP Stamp Set "Christmas in the Country"
Embossing folder by Sizzix "Alterations by Tim Holtz"
Copic markers/airbrush
black/green paper by MFP
white paper by Cryogen
**verse was cut apart for added versatility**


and "Snowball?"

and below is my sample for you:


Supplies:
MFP Stamp Set "Snowball?"
embossing folder "Snowflakes" by Cuttlebug
dp by DCWV "Old World Stack"
pop dots
Copic markers
corner punch by Creative Memories
**blue layer is white cardstock airbrushed in blue
as I did not have the right color paper**
I popped an extra snowball up for dimension
which looks great IRL


This month's new releases are: Holly Greetings, Christmas in the Country, Snowball?, Country Thanksgiving, Cardinals in Winter, and Ginger Cookies.For your convenience, all these sets are available TODAY at Mark's Finest Papers. So, do you want to WIN today's Featured Stamp Sets: Christmas in the Country and Snowball? (If you don't want to wait to win, you can always purchase the sets right away! We'll substitute a set from NEXT month's release if today's winner has already purchased this set!) For your chance to win: Comment on the following Design Team members' blogs TODAY before midnight EDT. There will be ONE random winner chosen from the comments on today's Blog Hop blogs. That winner will win Christmas in the Country and Snowball?. We will announce the winner's name on tomorrow's MFP blog post.
Lois 
Dawn 
Anne 
Liz 
Geri 
Lynn 

33 comments:

Heike said...

I know MFP since a few weeks as a challenge blog. I did´t know, that I can buy stamps there. And this is my chance to win.
I love such kind of stamps and i love your artworks.

Hugs, Heike

Аня said...

Great card!

Heather Quinn said...

I love that moose! I love the use of the embossing folders.

Carol (Gingerbeary8) said...

Connie-your cards are adorable. Great job with the stamp.

Bear Hugs,
Carol MFPDT

Neva said...

FAbulous job on both sets Connie

Liz Williams said...

The embossed backgrounds are fabulous with both of these. Great work, Connie!

Dawn Mercedes said...

the embossed trees on card #1 are PERFECT!

Vicky Gould said...

Love the moose with just a hint of color and that folder. Snowman is also adorable!

Dawn said...

I so NEED that TH embossing folder! great cards!

Karen said...

Really great. I love the mailability of them. Nice and flat but fabulous!

Theresa said...

Great cards especially like the moose and the design with the embossing! Lovely!

Lorraine said...

these are stunning connie xx

Angie said...

Oh cute cards! Love the embossed trees in Country Christmas! Lovely cards!

Sue D said...

Great cards--I like the embossed trees on the first card.

Lori said...

I love the colors you choose. Beautiful.

Pam said...

Delightful cards and I love the ef used with the first card. Looks wonderful.

Paula said...

Great cards! Love the embossing!

Anniebee said...

Two more gorgeous cards! I am going nuts over all these fabulous examples. You ladies knocked it out of the park this time!

KC said...

your embossing is awesome! I think I have that blue paper...I never thought of giving it that new look! great ideas!

Lynn McAuley said...

Great designs with your wonderful embossed backgrounds!! Such pretty holiday cards!!

Carol L said...

The country Christmas card is fantastic! A CAS beauty with those embossed trees in the background! And the snowman is cute too with all those embossed snowflakes! NJ

jdmommy - Anne Harmon said...

The embossing on both cards makes them FAB!! Connie, I love these!! Well done!

Marianne said...

What a beautiful cards! Love the background embossing and the way you used the stamps is just awesome! xxx marianne MW

Nichole Bryant said...

Gorgeous Cards!

redwasher1 said...

Connie, both of your cards are stunning!! that first one is a real classic beauty!!

Peggysuez said...

That moose card is so fetching with that background. It reminds me of the trees we saw driving through Idaho to take my son to school in Spokane, love it!

Barbara Colbert said...

Excellent...the church is lovely...snowman adorable...great job!

Winnie and Patty said...

Connie--these cards are simply wonderful!!!! I love them both and can't choose a favorite! TFS

Payne Holler Cards said...

wonderful wonderful! love these EFolders

MaryH said...

These are 2 really great cards. The way you used the embossing folders with each stamp was so inspiring. The tree folder is just perfect with the moosie, and ditto for the snowflake with Mr. Snowman. Thanks for sharing.

Pat Garvin said...

I love that tree embossing folder.

Karen (TLgirl353) said...

The embossing is perfect for your cards and works beautifully!

Chrissy D said...

Ohh love the embossing. So Pretty!