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Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Mark's Finest Paper April Blog Hop Day 3 - Lanterns

Welcome to the Marks Finest Papers, a Heinrich Company

April Blog Hop! 

This month's New Stamp Set Releases are

 Featured April 15
Paper Doll Frances 
Bundle Up & Her Majesty

Featured April 16
Out of Time Mini

 Featured April 17

Featured April 18

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 six winners will be announced on 
April 19, 2014 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 April 18, 2014

Here is my card made with the Lanterns set.
I stamped my image in Stazon on  Glossy paper and then stippled the color over it.

Here's the Design Team:

Come on back tomorrow for more creativity.


  1. Love the glow you have created with that bright orange

  2. Awesome color choice and texture of the color Shirley - it does give this card a kind of glow which is very cool! I love this stamp set and can't wait to use it more - thanks for inspire me even more. Hugz!!!!

  3. Just gorgeous Shirley ! Love your choice of colours ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  4. Your orange stippling looks wonderful (one of my two favorite colors)! Very striking!!!

  5. The color that you is really made a beautiful card...
    well done

  6. Gorgeous card!!! Love those colors!

  7. The stippled background gives a beautiful effect. Gorgeous card.

  8. This is really beautiful! I love the paper choices you made and your stamping and stippling technique is so effective! I also love your layers and how you placed them. Superb job.

  9. WOW!! I wish I could make my layers look as good as you make yours look Shirley!! And I love how you inked the glossy paper! It looked so perfect, I thought it just came that way til I read what you did! Beautiful job!

  10. Oooh - gorgeous and elegant! The BG you made for the lantern is lovely - I cannot stipple well at all - (sort of like my clouds). The colors are awesome.

  11. Shirley, I love the colors you used on this card. So bright and festive!

  12. stippling my all time favorite technique.
    stamping sue

  13. Like the effect you got by stamping on glossy paper & stippling.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  14. Very pretty card
    Like the color that you use

  15. Great colurs. So bold and vivid with this pretty stamp!

  16. Love the color combo and pattern paper.

  17. Those deep oranges make for such a wonderful card!

  18. Wow what a gorgeous card! I love the background and bold colors!