Tuesday, April 12, 2011

MARK'S FINEST PAPERS APRIL BLOG HOP DAY ONE


 Hello Everyone! Welcome to the MFP April Blog Hop! This month, we are releasing 4 NEW SETS!


Our New Sets are: In My Mother's Garden, Bearded Iris, Oh Boy, It's a Girl and Garden Fairies.For your convenience, all 4 stamp sets are available for purchase TODAY!



This week's Challenge over at Mark's Finest Papers Blog is to make a card using Emboss Resist. This was my creation for that challenge!
We have a NEW Blog Candy Contest! BE A GUEST DESIGNER!***

What do you need to do to qualify? Just comment on the Design Team blogs during the blog hop.  The winner will be announced on the Mark’s Finest Papers blog on Saturday, April 16, 2011. ***See the MFP blog for all the contest rules and PRIZES!


Here are the details for my project:
Stamp Set: Bearded Iris
Cardstock: White Cardstock, Lilac, Pale Plum
Accessories: Dew Drops, Mini Glue Dots, Clear Embossing Powder, Hat Pins, Silver Cord, Heat Tool, Sponge Daubers

TUESDAY April 12, 2011- Bearded Iris
Lois
Vicky
Dawn L.
Anne
Peggysue
Connie
Emily
Chrissy - YOU ARE HERE
Guest Designer, Lillian - GO HERE NEXT

Be sure to check out Lillian's Blog from here! You do not want to miss her fabulous creation! Thank you for stopping by! I hope you have a wonderful day!!!


Chrissy D

33 comments:

The Other Patti Sue said...

So very pretty! Your coloring is magnificent!

Lois said...

I like the white embossing. It sets off that iris beautifully!

Connie said...

The white embossing is striking against the white dots. I was here earlier but your post wasn't up yet.
Connie

Neva said...

Chrissy this is fantastic, love the embossing and color combo

coldwaters2 said...

Beautiful card Chrissy, love the embossing, shaped sentiment and that flower, truly wonderful.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Theresa said...

Lovely card...like the use of the white embossing and choice of colors.

jdmommy said...

What gorgeous coloring/sponging, Chrissy! I love it embossed in white!! Great job!

Liz Williams said...

Wow, Chrissy, this is awesome. Great technique work on this one.

Lynn McAuley said...

Such a beautiful card, Chrissy! I love the embossed iris so delicately colored!! Fabulous details!

Lillian Child said...

This is my favorite of the day! Love all the different techniques you used on your lovely card creation. Great creativity!

Dawn said...

how pretty embossed in white!!! lovely card Chris!

Stampinsilvia said...

gorgeous! Lovin the baubles!

ButterflyEars said...

Chrissy, you've done STUNNING!! work on this beautiful card.

meemee48 said...

All the elements of your card work so well together!

Designing with Debbie said...

Gorgeous card Chris, I love the elements of the card. Thanks for sharing

Barbara Colbert said...

Gorgeous...love that embossing!!!! GREAT look!

Lindsay Lee said...

This card is just beautiful. Love the technique you used on the iris and the detail of the hatpins.

Vicki Dutcher said...

So pretty!

Vicky Gould said...

Oh, Chrissy, this is magnificent!!!

Deb H. said...

Beautiful card. I love the soft coloring of the iris. Everything about the card is beautiful.

Winnie and Patty said...

Wow Chrissy--this card is beautiful!!! I love the emboss resist technique and you did a wonderful job! TFS

Sherry Kushibab said...

Great idea to use the clear embossing, and that EF for the background is great. First card I have seen with the sentiment on that banner - looks nice. Beautiful card. TFS

Peggysuez said...

Beautifully embossed and offset, looks lovely!

Emily Keaton said...

So pretty! I love the white embossing. :)

Carla said...

Ohhh Chrissy - GORGEOUS work - love those images - soooo yummy!!!!

Sheng said...

Awesome card.

Janeen said...

that image does take the embossing so well, doesn't it?

Crafty Math Chick said...

Oh Chris, this is SO elegant! Love the swiss dot embossing folder and the coloring inside white outlines? - SO soft & pretty!

Pat Garvin said...

I really like the white outline. Gives the flower a whole different look.

Emily (stampingout on SCS) said...

Gorgeous!

gremhog susan.hatch@gmail.com said...

lovely

beejay said...

Love your embossing, very unique, TFS!

Susan Raihala said...

What a lovely, soft card! Your coloring of the white image is simply perfect! Thanks for playing with Speedy's friends!