Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Birdcages Card and Blog Hop Day 3



Welcome to the Marks Finest Papers, a Heinrich Company

February Blog Hop! 

This month's New Stamp Set Releases are




 Featured Feb. 9
Foo Dogs

Featured Feb. 10
Birds of the Orient

 Featured Feb. 11
Birdcages


Welcome back to day 3.  Thank you for all the kind comments and feedback you've given.  I just love the sweet talk!

Today's card features not only the Birdcages stamp set, but also yesterday's featured set, Birds of the Orient.  I stamped the images onto White cardstock with Tuxedo Black Memento ink.  I stamped the sentiment separately with VersaMark ink and then heat embossed with clear powder.  I used Tim Holtz Distress Ink in Seedless Preserves, Stormy Sky, and Tumbled Glass to color the page.  I added some blue bling to give the bird in flight some motion, and then matted in black and finished off with some DCWV cardstock for the base




Featured Feb. 12
Medallion

Featured Feb. 13
Fairies

Featured Feb. 14
Lucky Duck

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 
Feb. 15, 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 Feb. 14, 2014


Here's the Design Team:


Come on back tomorrow for more creativity.

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Happy Scrapping! ~Amy E

21 comments:

stamping sue said...

I like that you put the saying inside the cage...creative idea.
stamping sue
http://stampingsueinconnecticut.blogspot.com/

Anne said...

Oh sooooo clever! What a really cool idea! Just LOVE this!

Janine said...

Nice card. Been touring your blog - lovely craft room and great getting it done so cheap.

loulou said...

Lovely card, such a beautiful sentiment.

Georgei said...

Very pretty card and the saying is beautiful
Thank for showing

Georgei said...

Very pretty card and the saying is beautiful
Thank for showing

Renee Collier said...

Love how you combined stamps from different sets. Nice job!

Stampsnob said...

Love how you put the message in the cage.....Lis

Jane said...

How cute!!! Love your layout on this.

wannabcre8tive said...

Such a pretty card and fabulous colors.

MariLynn said...

Awesome idea to combine the two sets. Love how your bird is flying away. I also like the colors and the way you put the sentiment over the cage.

Lois said...

I like your open cage to go along with the sentiment. Good job combining those two sets!

terrie said...

I like the idea of putting the sentiment in the middle of your birdcage...well done

SHartl said...

You did such a beautiful job with this stamp image. Gorgeous coloring and design!

Vickie Y said...

Beautiful card; love the way you opened up the birdcage for the sentiment.

Pat said...

Great idea.

AJ Scrapbooking and Cards said...

Such a beautiful card Amy. I love that you have a gems following your bird.

Karenladd said...

Love the soft ethereal look of your card! Wonderful sentiment!

(AJ) ArtJypsy said...

Another wonderful project. Love the sentiment and the fact that you put it on the cage.

Sue D said...

Wonderful --I like the sentiment on the cage and the bling.

Scrappin' Diva said...

Such a pretty card! Love that the sentiment is inside the bird cage.