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Saturday, November 19, 2011

MFP Nov. Blog Hop Day #1


Hello! Welcome to Mark's Finest Papers a Heinrich Company's November Blog Hop!


This month's New Stamp Set Releases are


Peaceful Nuthatch


A Trip to Lancaster


What a Fox





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! We will announce all three winners on Thanksgiving Day. You can go back and comment if you missed a day. The winners will be chosen at 11PM EST on Wednesday November 23, 2011.


Good morning!! First I want to wish you all a Happy Thanksgiving!!!! Hope you get to spend it with friends and family!!
I love Nuthatches, they nest in our bird house every year and I love to watch them.


Hope you can check out what fabulous samples the rest of the team has to show you.
Lois
Vicky
Anne
Connie
Linda
Karen H.
Patty P.
Geri (you are here)
Dawn M.
Marilynn
Chrissy
Karen K.
Pam
Debbie
Brenda T
Bonnie
Harriet
Mark's Finest Papers

Have a great day and thanks for stopping by.


30 comments:

Shelly Schmidt said...

Wow- this is gorgeous! I love the beautiful image, your coloring and the great DSP you used!

Wifey Cookie said...

That's one stunning card creation, Geri! :)

Hopping by,
Jenny (Wifey Cookie)
http://cookieadventures.blogspot.com/

patty said...

wonderful artwork and the birdie is so lovely!
best wishes to you all, patty

Vicky Gould said...

Drop dead gorgeous!!!

Connie said...

Wonderful work with this set Geri!! I love the gold and green color combo. The greenery is luscious also. I use a bare branched tree punch but see I really need to invest in a "real" branch/needle punch....
Connie

Dawn Mercedes said...

ooh lala! the green foliage spray is so perfect for this!

Pam said...

Lovely. Your pine boughs are awesome. Great colored image.

The Other Patti Sue said...

OMGosh Geri! This is GORGEOUS!

jdmommy - Anne Harmon said...

I love all the green, Geri! Beautiful!

Chrissy D said...

Ohhh LOVE your coloring on this Geri! What a BEAUTY!

Designing with Debbie said...

Geri what a beautiful card. I love the sprigs you added to the card and your ribbon is beautiful.

Lorraine said...

wow wow wow this is sensational huni i love it so much xx

MariLynn said...

Wowzers. Awesome coloring on the nuthatch!

Harriet Skelly said...

Geri I always love your coloring - this is no exception - this looks like a photograph!! I also love the green and gold colors! Have a great Thanksgiving!

Michaela said...

Hi Geri
WOW, what a STUNNING card! I love the colors and the rest of the elements you chose. Very pleasing to the eye. I am so glad I have stopped by.
Michaela xx

Lois said...

I love the shade of green on your designer paper, and your coloring of the nuthatch is so realistic. You must be studying those birds as they sit in your birdhouse!

Tammylee said...

Wow, I too have to say stunning! It is! I love all the colors and the layout is fab!

Sharon Jones said...

You are so wonderful...he's so very realistic! This card totally ROCKS!!

Sue W said...

Your beautiful layout and stunning colouring has brought this bird to life Geri.............I love this card and the image you featured!

Winnie and Patty said...

Geri--this card is beautiful! I love the punched branches that you used as embellishments! What a wonderful addition! Great job my friend! TFS

Brenda said...

Mom this is absolutely stunning!!! I love the way you used green, it really helps your beautifully colored nuthatch pop! I love the branches to. :)

Karen (TLgirl353) said...

Wow- this card is amazing- love the coloring and the design is beautiful. Great card, Geri!

Theresa said...

Your coloring of the nuthatch is "spot on". One of my fave birds. Great layout...love the papers and ribbons. Great framing with the layers!

Becky said...

Gerri, this is stunning. Love the colors and your coloring of this bird is just FABULOUS! :)

Cindy Lou said...

Fabulous! You not only picked the perfect papers for the background of this card, but adding in a true piece of nature -- perfect! This is one of my most favorite cards so far. Great job!

Ravengirl said...

Wow, really gorgeous! The punched foliage totally adds to the realism of the image!

Ina Ftacek said...

This is beautifully done The Christmas look is awesome on this card!!!

Shirley said...

So far you need a lot of frames. This is just so beautiful! Your DP and embellishments are perfect for him. He looks like he could take flight!

Shirley said...

What an awesome snow globe and I can see some pieces flying in the first one. I don't like blizzards. Ha!

Sue D said...

Beautiful card--great coloring.