Wednesday, April 18, 2012

April Blog Hop Day 2

 Welcome to Mark's Finest Papers a Heinrich Company's 
April Blog Hop!
This month's New Stamp Set Releases are
Fabulous Dogs Featured April 17
Daffodil Greetings Featured April 18
Hey, Cowboy! Featured April 19
Train Talk Featured April 20
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 21, 2012 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 20, 2012.

Pat G.
Karen H.
Patty P.
Anna S
Mark's Finest Papers

I did a crayon resist technique with an embossing folder to make my background. A tutorial can be found here.


jdmommy - Anne Harmon said...

I love this technique, Pat! Beautiful colors, and those butterflies are gorgeous!

stamping sue said...

I like your card. I've never done the crayon resist technique you used....will have to try it.
stamping sue

Vicky Gould said...

Wow, that is just awesome....I love it!

Benzi said...

Wonderful technique and a beautiful background. Lovely embossing folder.

shirl said...

wonderful shading on the card and love the side flourishes and the beautiful butterflies set it off nicely

Theresa said...

Love the technique...elegant background makes this so beautiful.

maryr917 said...

this is so pretty Pat-the butterfly images are perfectly placed and I love the effect of the crayon resist technique

NancyK said...

What a great technique - love the colors on your card.

Pam said...

Such a totally romantic creation. Just fabulous. I love these butterflies with the bg.

lisa808 said...

Beautiful background & butterflies.

Sue D said...

Very pretty and will have to check out this technique.

Jane said...

One word!!! BEAUTIFUL!!!

MariLynn said...

Pat, this is gorgeous. I love how that resist technique looks on your card. Gorgeous coloring on your butterflies.

Ravengirl said...

Wow, really pretty! I love the simple embossing on the side. It's such a great accent!

Janine said...

Just gorgeous

Lena said...

this is so stunning! I adore it!!

Lagene said...

Gorgeous!!!! Love the color variations & beautiful butterflies!

Priscilla said...

Beautiful card, love the technique and those butterflies~

Designing with Debbie said...

Beautiful butterfly card. Gorgeous coloring.

Ultimate Whirligig said...

Pat, this card is absolutely beautiful. I love the techniques you have used. Fabulous.

Jo4Him said...

Lovely card; love the colors and details. Thanks for sharing

miatagal said...

Beautiful card, lovely colours. Thanks for sharing.