Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Blog Hop Day 1 ~ Background Fun

Mark's Finest Papers' Design Teams are celebrating our NEWEST STAMP RELEASE with a
Blog Hop. Our very talented Design Teams have created exciting paper crafts for your inspiration. With the addition of New Design Team members, this is going to be a really fun-packed Hop! Sit back, and hold on to your mouse! This is going to be a FABULOUS ride! Come Hop along with us!

We have 4 New Stamp Sets Released today: Background Fun, Southwest Cowboy, Flourishes & Frame, and Apples & Camellia. For your convenience, all 4 stamp sets are available for purchase TODAY!

For your chance to win BLOG CANDY, (a set that will be released NEXT month), visit and comment on each of the following design team members' blogs on July 13, 14, 15, and 16, 2010, 2010. On Saturday, (July 17, 2010), a winner will be chosen FOR EACH DAY from those participants who visited all the blogs listed for that day. ( There will be four different winners, one winner for each day.)

SO THAT MEANS IF YOU MISSED A DAY, YOU STILL HAVE OTHER CHANCES WIN! And, you can go back and comment, as the winners will be chosen Saturday morning!



Here is my card using Background Fun. I used the crackle bg with a nestie on top of my dp, and added sparkly paper punched as balloons. I also punched out the Happy Birthday sentiment from the set, and added sparkly brads.



Tuesday July 13: Background Fun
July Guest Designer- Melisa Waldorf- http://melisawaldorf.blogspot.com/
Nancyruth - http://nancyruthat.blogspot.com/
Lois - http://clownmomcreations.blogspot.com/
Vicky- http://www.villagestamperramblings.blogspot.com/
Jeanne - http://nannysroom.wordpress.com/
Anne- http://inkinginred.blogspot.com/
Debbie- http://www.debbieseyer.com/
Peggysue- http://rosesbymywindow.blogspot.com/
Faith - http://stampinwithmarkiesmom.blogspot.com/
Susan- http://simplicitybylateblossom.blogspot.com/
Judi- http://paper-rose-petals.blogspot.com/
Patty- http://winnieswhimsandmycrafts.blogspot.com/
Karen- http://www.karenskreativekreations.blogspot.com/
Connie- http://sodakstamping.blogspot.com/
Roxie- http://paperscaper.blogspot.com/
Vicki- http://allidoisstamp.blogspot.com/
Cathleen- http://crookedcardcreations.com/
Claudine- http://cardsbyclaudine.blogspot.com/
Mark’s Finest Papers - http://marksfinestpapers.blogspot.com/


Join us again tomorrow! Good luck to you all!

46 comments:

  1. So very cute Anne. Love those sparkly balloons.bekadve

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  2. Wow Anne! I love those sparkling balloons against the crackled background!! Very festive birthday card!! Wow but this set is so versatile!! TFS!! Hugs, Judi

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  3. EEEEK Anne I LOVE those sparkling balloons!!!

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  4. Great card, love those snazzy balloons.

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  5. This card is super cute!! love that the balloons sparkle!! What company is that dp from?

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  6. Love your cracked background on this bright and cheery birthday card, Anne! Love those sparklin' balloons!

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  7. Your sparkly balloons look so nice against the crackle background. And I like the "strings" on your balloons.

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  8. Anne--this card is adorable. Love the colors too!!!! Great way to showcase the background stamps! TFS

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  9. the crackle background really "Pops" against the balloons :)

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  10. What a cute birthday card, Anne. A great idea for using this set.

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  11. This is very festive with those gittery balloons and crackled background! Love it!!

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  12. what a fun and cheerful card Anne, love your balloons.

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  13. What a fun card ! Love the crackle stamping!

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  14. How fun! Love your use of this crackle background!

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  15. Love how you pulled this together Anne. So bright and cheery! Love the balloon strings.
    Connie

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  16. Love the sparkle! Thank you for the inspiration.

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  17. love the sparkly balloons and the background is so great!

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  18. Wonderful, love the crackled background and the glitter!

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  19. Great card. I really love this background set.

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  20. Great use of nestabilities to highlight the background stamp.

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  21. What a super fun card! Love the background and the sparkly balloons!

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  22. You have all come up with great ideas on how to use these background stamps. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  23. Great crackle background and love the balloons.

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  24. what a fun card...love your balloons.....great use of the crackle

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  25. So very colorful and fun, Anne! The crackled background looks super :)

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  26. The sparkly balloons really look great against the crackle background.

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  27. Anne, this is too cute and a cool way to use that background. Like the look and effect of that with the sparkly balloons on top! Great card!

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  28. Anne this so cute I love the whole card.... The sparkly color balloons and paper.

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  29. Fun and creative, Anne! Love the sparkle!

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  30. Love those sparkly balloons. Great colors too.
    Babe

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  31. Love the use of background stamp and great balloons...sparkly and fun colors!

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  32. what fun balloons! love that bg stamping on the nestie too!

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  33. Terri (blindstamper)July 14, 2010 at 10:29 AM

    What a fun card with all the aparkle!

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  34. This is such a fun project, love the crackle background!

    Sarah x

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  35. Love that background, perfect against those glittery balloons. Heather

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Thanks for your comments. I read and enjoy them ALL!