Wednesday, October 29, 2014

MFP Blog Hop Day 2 - Polka Dot Country



Welcome to the Marks Finest Papers, a Heinrich Company

Oct.  Blog Hop! 



This month's New Stamp Set Releases are

 Featured  Oct. 28
Owls

Featured Oct. 29
Polka Dot Country

 Featured Oct. 30
Cardinal

Featured Oct. 31
Create with Pine Boughs


Please hop along with us! You have a chance to win one of the above stamp sets! Just comment on the participating 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 
Nov. 1, 2014 on the MFP Stamp Shop 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 Oct. 31, 2014

Again I'm not part of the official blog hop team, but I did make two cards using today's set Polka Dot Country.  Continuing with my "theme" of using layouts from Page Maps, here is another one of October's layouts:


And here is my card using this layout as a starting point:


Because of the shape of the images in today's set, I used squares instead of circles for my elements.

And here's my second card for today, sort of an old-fashioned country sampler:


I hope you visit the official blog hop team and comment on their cards for a chance to win a free stamp set.

Here's the Design Team:


Come on back tomorrow for more creativity.

10 comments:

wannabcre8tive said...

Love both of these cards. Great colors and I love the layout on the first one. It really catches my eye.

pjmackay said...

Love your cards! Super cute!

Kathy Bradley said...

Lois,
Two pretty cards! My fav is the second one with a sampling of the different stamps!!

Janine said...

Pretty cards today Lois

nwilliams6 said...

Very creative ways to use this stamp set Lois. I like you did more than one card - I should have done that too. Very well done - love them. Hugz

Jane said...

Two really fun and creative cards Lois! You did a wonderful job on both.

MariLynn said...

Cute cards. Love the layout for your watermelon card. Love the added dimension on your chicken.

stamping sue said...

two delightful cards.
stamping sue
http://stampingsueinconnecticut.blogspot.com/

Barbara Washburn said...

Super cards with this cute set. Thanks for the ideas!

sweet art designs said...

Fun cards. Thanks for th inspiration.