Tuesday, April 16, 2013

MFP April Blog Hop, Columns & Toparies & CCEE challenge



This month's New Stamp Set Releases are
 Featured April 16
Columns & Topiaries
Featured April 17
Be a Showoff
Featured April 18

Honor & Glory
 Featured April 19
Birds & Trees

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 April 20,2013 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 April 19,2013.



 The special stamp set we have for you this month is:

"Zoo Friends"

 The mini stamp set we have for you this month is
"You May Bow"
                                                         

I made this card for today's CCEE challenge to use gray, pink and white or Ivory.  I love that sentiment and find it to be so true....even when I'm pulling weeds!
Don't forget to comment on the other gal's blogs...the more you comment, the bigger your chances to win!  Have fun!

 

34 comments:

Janine said...

Nice cards - love the pink and grey one.

kren said...

What a great way to blend so many stamp set images together! I like the metal tag with the leafy greenery and stone columns. Nice mix! TFS!


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Pat Garvin said...

That is a great lace panel on the first card. Love the second one.

Pam said...

So, so clever. I love what you've done! Your trellis is fabulous next to the pretty columns.

Angie said...

Such pretty cards! Love your columns!!!! Love the metal tag holder on the first one! Nice idea to put a column behind the Topiary as you did on your second card!

Lois said...

Love the trellis and ivy in the middle of your two columns. Very nice.

Jane said...

Very pretty cards!!! Love all the details you have added with this set.

MariLynn said...

Both are pretty cards, but I love your first one. I love the trellis with the ivy. Such a great card.

terrie said...

I like how you added the trellis on your card...well done

Pam said...

Very pretty cards! I like the ivy on the lattice background of the first one.
Pam
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Kim B said...

Loving that peace card and those colors!

Kathy Bradley said...

Vicky,
Two very pretty cards! Your first card might be a scene to an entryway of a Greek card - I love this! Your second card is lovely and elegant as well!!

Ravengirl said...

Great cards! I really love the look of the ivy in the trellis on your first card!

Zora said...

Love this Zoo stamp, they are so cute.

marg0006 said...

Lovely cards.

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Susan Kennedy said...

Beautiful!! Love the flowers :)

Winnie and Patty said...

Vicky--these cards are beautiful! I especially like the first one with all the ivy and lattice! Beautiful job! TFS

Karenladd said...

I am really loving this fabulous set! What a beautiful classic card!

Michelle N. said...

I love the color choices and the fact that you made hanging baskets out of the topiary!

Kate said...

LOVE that trellis! The second is so elegant.

Yvonne Morentin said...

what an awesome creations... love the colors...
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Golda said...

Very nice. Love how you sparkled the flowers.

Rosy Newlun said...

What a calm scene -- esp with the added lattice and the touch of metal frame around sentiment -- fab!

AJ Scrapbooking & Cards said...

Pretty cards. I really love that frame on your first card. TFS AJ-

Bonnie aka raduse said...

Both are just beautiful.

LindaS said...

Love the green leaves on the "fence"

renee said...

great use of your images... love the use of the green vines..and a wonderful sentiment.

mariko said...

What a unique card! Love how you used the trellis in your first card!

Benzi said...

Great cards, Vicky. I'm with you about peace in the garden even when pulling weeds. :-) It's a wonderful place to be. Beautiful creation for the CCEE, even if early. LOL

jdmommy - Anne Harmon said...

I love ALL your cards, even if I had to go hunting!! LOL! Great job combining the challenges. the pink, gray, and white is wonderful!

wannabcre8tive said...

Beautiful cards, Vicky. I especially like the second, I am partial to pink.

Joanne (jojot) said...

Vicky...Ijust love that large bold sentiment and how you created such a fabulous scene around it....fabulous, gf

StampNK said...

Oh, that lattice works so well with this stamp set! Beautiful card!

Ellen said...

They are all fabulous cards! Love the pink and gray color combo!