Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Christmas Postage Due and Bold & Free

Nov10 Have the Merriest blk

Welcome to the MFP November Blog Hop! This month, we are releasing 6 NEW SETS!

And…LOOK for a NEW LINK LIST TOMORROW!!!

We have 6 New Stamp Sets Released: Brick Wall, Bells on Bobtail, Christmas Postage Due, Bold & Free, Musical Holiday and Welcome Home. For your convenience, all 6 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 TODAY. On Saturday, (November 13, 2010), a winner will be chosen from those participants who visited all the blogs listed for today. (There will be four different winners, one winner for each day of the blog hop. You DO NOT have to comment every day. However, the more days you comment, the more chances you have to win!) If you miss a day, you can go back and comment on each day's blogs, as the winners will be chosen Saturday morning.

Now here are my samples for these sets.

Christmas Postage Due

Nov10 Have the Merriest

It’s colored with Faber-Castell WC Pencils. DCWV Christmas papers and cardstock from MFP. Cuttlebug border embossed on the green strip.

Bold & Free

Nov10 Bold & Free blk

Nov10 Bold & Free

Colored with Copics, sponged with Tea Dye/Walnut Stain/Black Soot Distress ink, and heavily distressed! The Paper Studio Mirabelle DP and that’s an old leather belt behind the oval!

Nancyruth
Lois
Vicky
Dawn L <---you’re here
Anne
Peggysue
Susan
Judi
Connie
Claudine
Dawn
Joanne T
Nicole
Marilynn
Geri
Lynn
Mark’s Finest Papers

Thanks for stopping!

Dawn

40 comments :

Joanne Travis said...

Both are really wonderful, Dawn. I love the close up details too, a very nice touch.

Christmas wall stickers said...

The first one look so simple but it looks good, I love the color of the second card it really fits Christmas. Nice job!

peggysue said...

What a cheerful nutcracker card and that buffalo is looking good! Nice job!

Lois said...

Your coloring of the nutcracker is super. And, while heavily distressed is not my style, I do like the look of your second card. The piece of belt was clever.

Vicky Gould said...

Fantastic coloring as always, Dawn. That nutcracker is outta sight!

Cheryl of Sassy Cheryl's said...

I LOVE that Nutcracker!!! You're amazing Dawn. Love them!

Claudine Poch said...

Love the cheerfulness of the nutcracker card! The buffalo card is so masculine and rugged!

Connie said...

I like how the distressing turned out Dawn! I never get that effect myself.
Connie

Ujjwal said...

lovely cards..love the distressing!!

Susan Raihala said...

WOW! Great coloring on your nutcracker, and the layout and distressing on the bison card are DEE-vine!

jovialjudi said...

Fabulous coloring as always Dawn! And the bison card is fabulous for any guy!! Awesome work!!

Marlena M. said...

I am so impressed by your distressing. It looks really nice.

Lynn McAuley said...

What stunning cards, Dawn!! Remarkable colors and papers on both!! Masterful distressing on the buffalo design!! Awesome work!

Chrissy D said...

Great projects, Dawn! Have a wonderful day!!!

Carol Dee said...

Great cards, love the distressing on buffalo card.

Tina aka TeeGeeDee said...

Wonderful cards and the leather belt was a fun (and unexpected) accent.

TFS and ...

Happy Crafting!
Tina aka TeeGeeDee

Virgo5 said...

Wonderful cards, love the nice bright colours of the first and the distressing on the second!

orangepunkins said...

I love your buffalo card. Its so neat with the distressed sides. TFS

ButterflyEars said...

Beautiful work on both of these cards, Dawn.
I love the wonderful distressing on your buffalo card.

Emily Keaton said...

What a great nutcracker, Dawn! And that bison card looks great--very rustic and masculine. Super job showing off these two great new sets :)

Sue D said...

Great coloring on the first and fabulous distressing on the second.

Crafty Math Chick said...

I love how colorful your postage card is and how you gave the buffalo card such a country feel.

MariLynn said...

Great cards. I especially love the distressing on your Bold and Free card.

redwasher1 said...

Gorgeous cards! Love that DP.

Pat said...

Great job on both cards, and I really love the distressing job on the last one! Perfect for that image!
Hugs, Pat Smith

Karen said...

Beautiful cards, the weathered look is great on the buffalo image.

Christine from FL said...

Beautiful cards, I love the nutcracker!

Our Little Inspirations said...

Great cards, both with beautiful detail work!

Sandee said...

So beautiful Dawn!!!!!

Shelley said...

I just love the color combo on the nutcracker card.

Winnie and Patty said...

Dawn--these are great cards!!! I especially love the distressed look of the Bold & Free card. Your coloring of the buffalo is beautiful. Great job on both cards! TFS

jimlynn said...

FABULOUS!!!! Love the idea of using the old belt.
Lynn

Christine - Cndn Stamper said...

Great cards. The nutcracker is wonderful.

Mo Moss said...

As usual, they are wonderful. Love the buffalo. Might have to have that stamp sitting up in here

Joan V said...

Wow, the nutcracker card is so great. I love the colors that you used. And I just love the bison. All the of design team members have done great cards with this set.

Laura P. said...

Love the nutcracker card; the colors are so bright and cheerful! The other card is great also!

Vicki Dutcher said...

What a couple of fabulous cards! Your nutcracker is bright and glorious. That buffalo is a killer masculine card!!

Dawn Mercedes said...

What a great contrast between the two cards! Both are equally enjoyable!

Roxie said...

Cute and colorful nutcracker card and very handsome Bold and Free card.

- dlm. said...

Fabulous colouring on both of your cards, Dawn!