Tuesday, October 11, 2011


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

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, would you like a chance to WIN today's Featured Stamp Set: Holly Greetings? (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 Holly Greetings. We will announce the winner's name on tomorrow's MFP blog post.

Now, here is all of the information on my project!! I used the Technique Junkie Newsletter and the technique from the October/ November 2008 Issue called Cuttlebug Highlights.

Stamp Sets: Holly Greetings  Mark's Finest Papers.
Cardstock: Evergreen, Hazelnut Tan, Brushed Gold, Fresh Cream
Accessories: Spellbinders Circles, Grand Calibur, Ornament Cuttlebug folder, Big Shot, Gold Ink, Copics, Paper Snips, Dimensionals, Dew Drops, Mini Glue Dots, Gold Stickles, Gold Ribbon

Technique Junkie Newsletter has a NEW cd coming out too! I have worked on this project for the past year and I am very excited to introduce it to you!

Do you love creative Papercraft Ideas?? Try the newest CD from the Technique Junkie Newsletter:
3D and Fun Folds Paper Crafts This CD contains 70 pdf tutorials in step-by-step pictorial format --
 all printable to 8-1/2” x 11” paper.

Ideas for gifts, Boxes, Ornaments, Decorative Items, and plenty of fun Card ideas, too.
Perfect dimensions, great examples -- it is a must have!

This CD will be mailed the week of November 1st, 2011.

See my sidebar for purchasing information!

Be sure to take some time to check out the rest of the Design Team! They are sure to DELIGHT you!!!

Mark’s Finest Papers

Thank you for stopping by! Have a wonderful day!

Chrissy D


Lisa :) said...

This card is absolutely beautiful!!

Cassie said...

Spectacular card, Chrissy! There is so much texture and color. . .gorgeous :D

Carol (Gingerbeary8) said...

This is darling Chrissy. I love that you used these two gorgeous images together.

Bear Hugs,

Lois said...

I love that you were able to combine both the wreath and the owl on your beautiful card, Chrissy. Great job!

Pam said...

Your wreath is colored magnificently!

jdmommy - Anne Harmon said...

Gorgeous! I love the wreath and the owl together!!

Lynn McAuley said...

What exquisite work, Chrissy! Love the intricate detailing in your stunning coloring of these wonderful holiday images!

Dawnll - Dawn's Craft Place said...

What a beautiful set and you showcased it well. Feel like he is watching me...lol

Newbie said...

VERY pretty card! Love the bing around the wreath, and gorgeous coloring on it! Like the greeting in the middle! Superb job on the owl! And the bling on the rest of the card really adds a nice touch! Everything really stands out beautfully from the darker background!!

Neva said...

Absolultely stunning Chris, beautiful coloring job

Joanne (jojot) said...

great mix of the two images....very creative

Dawn Mercedes said...

I like your use of brads!

MariLynn said...

So pretty. I love the little touches of gold. So elegant looking!!

Designing with Debbie said...

Very pretty. Love your coloring.