Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Blog Hop Day 2 - Flourished Sea Creatures

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 to inspire you, this is going to be a really fun-packed Hop!

We have 4 New Stamp Sets Released today: Tweet Blessings, Flourished Sea Creatures, Regal & Proud, and Owl Be Here. 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 August 10, 11, 12, and 13, 2010. On Saturday, (August 14, 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.)

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





Here are the cards I made for the Blog Hop:




Aren't these images fun??? I had such a good time making these cards, and I hope you like them as much as I do!!













Here's the team for Wednesday, August 11- Flourished Sea Creatures
August Guest Designer- Wendy- http://paperinkandsmiles.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/
Connie – http://sodakstamping.blogspot.com
Emily- http://mylittlesliceofbliss.blogspot.com
Karen- http://karenskreativekreations.blogspot.com
Patty- http://winnieswhimsandmycrafts.blogspot.com
Roxie- http://paperscaper.blogspot.com
Vicki- http://allidoisstamp.blogspot.com/
Liz: http://rightbrainmadness.blogspot.com
Claudine- http://cardsbyclaudine.blogspot.com
Dawn- http://dawnmercedes.blogspot.com
Lynn- http://confessionsofaleft-brainedstamper.blogspot.com
Joanne G - http://inkyoceangazer.blogspot.com
Geri- http://geriscards.blogspot.com
Joanne T- http://sleepyinseattlestamps.blogspot.com
Mark’s Finest Papers - http://marksfinestpapers.blogspot.com/

See you tomorrow for Day 3!!

50 comments:

  1. Gorgeous cards, I love the texture on the green card. Heather:)

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  2. Both cards are great, Anne. I especially like the first one with its sandy paper and RED crab!

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  3. Awesome papers and textures for these fabulous sea creatures. What gorgeous work, Anne!!

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  4. Great Cards...love your layout and colors. Fun stamp set. TFS!

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  5. How did I know your crab would be RED? I love the EF on the turtle card - looks like waves.

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  6. Fun cards, Anne! I love the glossy shell on your turtle, and using a photo background of sand was a stroke of genius for the crab card!! Perfect way to showcase this set :)

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  7. Anne this set is so fun and so are everyone`s cards! We both used the same sentiments today and look at how different our cards are. I love that and your amazing work! Fabulous sand look on that first card (with your signature red!) and the second with the monochromatic green is just lovely! Your ribbon treatment with that fabulous hardware is awesome!

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  8. Very nice cards! I especially like the monochromatic green one!

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  9. Anne I am so lovin these sea creatures....AWESOME creations!

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  10. I'm sure you knew that I would love this set and these cards!! Great job - love your shiny turtle shell!

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  11. Great cards! I love the green one with sea turtle! Very clever.

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  12. Cute cards...love the green, that is my fav shade and the turtle is perfect. Love the shine on his shell.

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  13. The sandy scene is super and I love the monochromatic green card. Really caught my eye. Fab job with this set!

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  14. Love both of these terrific cards. I really like that textured bg for the turtle and his glossy shell looks great. I will have to try that.

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  15. Love both cards, but especially the green one!

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  16. Great cards, Love the turtle :)

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  17. Anne I always love your stuff! The turtle card is awesome in all those great shaeds of green. Super!

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  18. Anne - what did you use for the card base? How cool that it looks just like sand! Is it a photo??

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  19. Love the effect of the embossing with the turtle card!

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  20. Great cards--I really like the textured background on the turtle card.

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  21. Both are really fantastic, Anne!! The top one really looks like the beach!

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  22. Both cards are gorgeous! You really made that turtle pop!!

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  23. Love your little RED crab Anne! That textured ribbon looks great. I love the paper that you used with him. Both of your cards are fantastic, but my favorite is the turtle one. I love, love, love, the embossing on the base. I love his shell too. Great job my friend!!!

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  24. SO cute! I like the beach creatures and how you used them on the cards.

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  25. What fabulous texture on your turtle background! Love how you stamped the seaweed first and then embossed, it looks great!

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  26. Your turtle and crab cards are adorable.

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  27. Great job!! Like your embossing too
    Connie

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  28. Two Fabulous cards. Love the turtles shell.

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  29. Both cards are absolutely fabulous!

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  30. love 'em both...the monochromatic, textured turtle card and the crabby RED card....wonderful work, my friend

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  31. Anne--I love both of these cards!!! They're both great but I especially love the green one and how you made the shell very shiny!!!! Great use of the set. TFS

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  32. LOVE the textured background on you turtle card! Both cards are great.

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  33. Anne, your cards are so pretty. Great job with the stamps on each of them. I do love that set!! Thanks for sharing your cards today!

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  34. Oh...the monochromatic green turtle card is amazing! I love what you did with the embossing folder!

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  35. Ohh, really love the turtle card!

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  36. Your crabby card looks so realistic with the sandy background, but I just LOVE how you did the turtle!! Both cards are fabby!

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  37. This are too cute and fabulously done, Anne! Wonderful colors, textures, and dimension! Great cards!

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  38. Great job with the set, love that embossing on the green card!

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  39. Cute, cute! I 'sea' you're having fun with the new sets!

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  40. Love the sandy beach and of coutse your red crab. Great embossed underwater background for the cute turtle! Wonderful, Miss Anne!

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  41. Lovely cards! I like all the red accents with the crab and how you created a tag with the turtle. :)

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  42. Love that sentiment with the crab and the embossed background with the turtle looks fabulous!

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  43. Anne, I do love them! I really like the banner on the crab card and the turtle is outstanding, love the two toned sea weed and the turtle shell.

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  44. So cool! Love that turtle card all in green~

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  45. Both are great cards. I especially like the turtle card using the color green family and the shiny finish of the turtle.

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  46. Such CUTE cards! Love the glassy effect on that turtle!

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  47. Your cards are so different yet perfect. Love the glossy turtle shell. The crab really stands out in the red.

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