Tuesday, March 20, 2012

LIGHTHOUSES

Hello! Welcome to Mark's Finest Papers a Heinrich Company's March Blog Hop!


This month's New Stamp Set Releases are
Lighthouses Featured March 20
Flap My Wattles Featured March 21
Wild Horses Featured March 22
Mother's Magnolias Featured March 23

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 four winners will be announced on March 24, 2012 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 11PM EST on Friday March 23, 2012.

On this card, I used the TECHNIQUE JUNKIE NEWSLETTER and the technique called Torn Window from the Feb/ March 2012 Issue 


Stamp Set: LIGHTHOUSE
HIGH QUALITY CARDSTOCK AVAILABLE AT MARK'S FINEST PAPERS, A HEINRICH COMPANY - SEABREEZE, BLACKLINEN, BANG UP BLUE LINEN FINISH
ACCESSORIES:  TURQUOISE TWINE, BLACK BRADS, PAPER PIERCING TOOL, MAT PACK, COLOR PENCILS

On this card, I used the following papers and embellishments...SEABREEZEBANG UP BLUE LINEN ,FINISHFLORIDA PEACH

Check out what the team has in store for you!
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Vicky
Anne
Pat G.
Karen H.
Patty P.
Mary
Marilynn
Chrissy -YOU ARE HERE
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Pam
Debbie
Nancy
Bonnie
Harriet
Kathy
Brenda
Toni
Tangii
Anna S
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Our March New Release Mini:
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Thank you all for stopping by! Have a wonderful day!

Chrissy D

35 comments:

Vicky Gould said...

Both cards are beautiful, Chrissy, but I really, really like the first that looks like a scroll opening to reveal your beautiful lighthouse!

jdmommy - Anne Harmon said...

That first card is simply amazing!!

Benzi said...

Wow! Love the scroll on the first and the bg on the second one is great. Super cards, Chrissy!

maryr917 said...

2great cards Chrissy-love the technique you used on the first one and the scroll is the perfect touch

Pat Garvin said...

Your first image is colored perfectly. LOve the idea to use the sentiment for your background.

Margaret said...

Both are great cards. Love that torn window technique on the first one.

Just A Pac Rat said...

Beautiful card, love the blue colors you used. TFS

Just A Pac Rat
http://www.circlebenterprises.com

jimlynn said...

Both are great! LOVE the way you designed that first one! Fabulous images too!
Lynn

NancyK said...

Chrissy - both cards are so pretty and peaceful!!!

Sherry said...

beautiful!!love the torn window on the first one and the word background on the second one!!

itzamitzi said...

Two lovely cards. I'm partial to the first one with its soft blue watery colors, and the torn window set off the image so perfectly.

Kathy Bradley said...

Chrissy,
Wow - both gorgeous cards, but I particularly love the first card - you always have the best techniques!

Sue D said...

Great lighthouse cards--I really like the torn window technique--I hadn't heard of that one before.

Anne said...

Two beautiful cards, love them both!
Anne
x

Donna said...

Chrissy,both your cards are Wonderful, but I LOVE the first one, that is a great technique you used, and the blue is such a rich and wonderful color, just great job with both of them, think this is my favorite so far!!
Thanks so much
hugs
Donna
Also love your name, it is my daughters name, but she spells hers Crissy.
Have a great day.

Winnie and Patty said...

Chris--both of these cards are so pretty!!! I can't choose a favorite because I like them both!! Great job! TFS--Patty

Donna Nuce said...

Beautiful cards. The scroll card is really creative.

Anna S said...

Your card is very pretty! I love that torn scroll. I'll be trying that!

Jo4Him said...

Great cards, especially love the first with the torn window technique-very clever. Thanks for sharing.

Designing with Debbie said...

Chris great cards. The first one is too cool. I will have to try this technique

Ravengirl said...

Wonderful, wonderful techniques! I love how you used the sentiments on your second card!

Shelly Schmidt said...

Wonderful cards- your technique is wonderful- wow- your sewing is absolutely perfect! Hahaha Love the images you used!

Shelly Schmidt said...

Whoops- re-look- that is piercing...forgive me- your piercing is perfect!!!

Karen L said...

I am so impressed with your card! Love the rolled paper technique and your beautiful coloring!

Bonnie aka raduse said...

Oh wow!!!! I love that torn window look!!!

NanaConnie said...

Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous, Chrissy!

Tangii said...

Both cards are wonderful but I am loving the scrolled up look on the first!

judyjstamper said...

stunning cards Chrissy!

Karen (TLgirl353) said...

Both are terrific, but the one with the scroll blew me away. Great job on both!

Lagene said...

Love your lighthouses, the firs makes me think of a treasure map!

Ultimate Whirligig said...

What amazing cards. I love the look of the torn window. Fantastic

Kathy Miller said...

Torn window technique is cool! I like your card.

MariLynn said...

Great cards. I especially love the torn window technique. Just amazing!!

Karen said...

Awww, both cards are just fantastic. I love the roll at the top of the one.

Sandy (Cheesy) said...

Never seen that first technique. Looks beautiful, but how do you send it? Love the background and blue on the second card.