Saturday, February 4, 2017

Gail's Sticky Post

Marks Finest Papers Blog Hop - Posting on my blog
Day 1April 26  Click HERE
Day 2 April 27 Click HERE
To be Posted:
Day 3 April 28 Click HERE
Day 4 April 29 Click HERE
Word Art Wednesday Bi-Weekly Challenge - to see my Post 
April 27 Click HERE
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MFPSS Saturday Challenge #18 to go directly to the Challenge- Click  HERE
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WELCOME to my Blog 
 I like Paper

I choose to build my life 
around the principles of the Bible
“It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.”
**George Washington**


Thank you for stopping by!
Have a blessed day! 

Then if my people who are called by my name will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sins and restore their land.
 2 Chronicles7:14

   
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Saturday, April 30, 2016

MFPSS #18

Welcome Crafters -
It is time for another challenge at MFP Stamp Shop.

This Saturday Challenge is Anything Goes!

My card features MFPSS stamp sets Big Trees. Umbrella & Fans,  and Easter Stamps




Recipe
White cardstock for base of card
White cardstock for mat
Masking and sponging technique
SU Circle punch for masking - inks used - Colorbox Aqua Ink for background & Hero Arts Unicorn Pastel Peach
SU Old Olive ink for trees
MFPSS Stamp Set Big Trees - Umbrella & Fans-- sentiment Be Still
MFPSS Stamp Set Easter Stamps - sentiment Peace
Rangers Black Archival Ink


You do not have to use a MFP stamp to enter but if you do your name will be entered in the drawing twice! A prize is being offered to the winner.

So what are you waiting for? Come on over and join in on the fun! I hope to see you there - have a blessed day and thanks for stopping by ~ Gail~


Click HERE for the Blog Challenge

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It would be an honor to share with these challenges:

Friday, April 29, 2016

Rainy Day???

Howdy Crafters- Today's card would be sent to someone that needs some encouragement - thanks for stopping by and have a great wonderful weekend! Gail



Recipe
White cardstock for base of card
Gray Patterned Cardstock format
Gray Cardstock for Stamping
Manila Cardstock for Sentiment on front of card
MFSSS - Cloud - Raindrops - Sentiments
Gina K Black Ink
Blue Ink
QKR Stampede Stamps - Balloon Holder boy & Sunflower Balloon
Pearlescent Watercolors 
Blue cardstock for puddle using the cloud stamp
Yellow Bakers Twine
Inside card - MFPS Sentiment - Gina K Black Ink

It would be an honor to share with these challenges:
QKR Stamped April Showers - using QKR Rubber Stamps #1
DRS Rubber Stamps Word DAY in sentiment
PDE AG #2 
Crafting Desert Diva - In the Garden - Flower

April BH Last Day

WELCOME  
TO MFP STAMP SHOP


Bugs and Butterflies
 BLOG HOP

 Watch out for creepy crawlies !

JOIN US EACH DAY, April 26-29 FOR A BUTTERFLY KISSES GOOD TIME. WE'LL HAVE  TUTORIALS AND DT INSPIRATION. THERE WILL BE PRIZES FOR LEAVING COMMENTS ON THE DESIGN TEAM'S BLOGS AND PRIZES FOR TRYING OUR TUTORIALS.  YOU WILL HAVE 2 WEEKS TO ADD YOUR PROJECT to the APRIL 29th POST FOR US TO SEE SO THERE IS NO EXCUSE NOT TO JOIN IN THE FUN. 

Please Hop along with us!! 
 You could win one of the MFP Stamp Shop BUGS AND BUTTERFLIES related STAMP SETS Just comment on the following blogs ( don't forget this one ) each day for more chances to win! ( You do NOT need to comment on on all the blogs each day! The names are drawn randomly.) Try one of the tutorials shown during the Hop and add your photo to the Inlinkz at the bottom of the APRIL 29 post. The winners will be announced on MAY 14, 2016 right here 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 and posting pics of your projects is Friday May 13, 2016 at 10:00 PM EST.

Tutorials
April 27-- Flower Arranging by Sandy
April 29-- Retiform by Pat

Let's get started !!
Here's the Design Team
Bonnie
Gail[you are here] 
Enjoy the Hop. Come back each day. We hope to inspire you to start your own Bugs and Butterflies projects.  Get to work on the tutorials, show us what you made by May 13th and 
check back on May 14, 2016 to see if you are a winner. 

Here is my card
Recipe 
White cardstock for base of card
black cardstock for mat
White cardstock to stamp butterfly image
MFPSS Swallowtail Stamp Set and sentiment
Versamark Embossing Ink
Gold Tinsel Embossing Powder
Rangers Black Archival Ink
Gold Glitter Ribbon Strip

 It would be an honor to share with these challenges:
Just Keep on Creating - when challenge opens

Pause Dream Enjoy AG #1 

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Sea ya Soon

Howdy Crafters - thank you for stopping by - I have a watercolor card today created for Poppy Stamp Challenge- have a blessed week! Gail - John 3:16

Recipe
Watercolor paper for mat
Pearlescent Watercolors
Poppy Stamps Aquarium Fish Die
Orange Cardstock
MFP Sentiment Stamp - Gina K Black Ink
This is my first time to use this Stamp
Rope Embellishment

I am linking up with Poppy Stamps
April 28 Poppy Stamps - Splish Splash

Scripture Card

Howdy Crafters - This scripture card was created using a Color Challenge By QKR - Thanks for stopping by and have a blessed week ~ Gail !

Recipe
Cream Patterned Cardstock for the Mat
Sage Green Cardstock  - Patterned
Gray Cardstock
Brown Cardstock
Pale Pink Cardstock  Patterned
4 Cream Embellishments
Brown Bakers Twine
Scripture stamp by Jillian - Gina K Black Ink
All banners were fussy cut

QKR Color Challenge Brown, Pale Pink, Cream, Sage Green, Gray

 It would be an honor to share with these challenges: CHN Patterned Paper Challenge #188 QKR Stampede Color Challenge #2

My Cup...

Howdy Crafters - this card is based on a color challenge at QKR - I have to admit - color challenges are truly a challenge for me and my camera is a challenge at that in showing all of the correct colors. Sheez! Don't get it but I did follow all of the colors for this challenge - and happy that QKR listed them: Brown, Pale Pink, Sage Green, Cream and Gray - thanks for stopping by and have a blessed week. Gail

Recipe
Cream Cardstock for the base of card
WRMK Corner Rounder
Sage Green Patterned Paper Cardstock for mat - I know it looks GRAY - is Sage Green
Pale Pink Patterned Paper Cardstock for second mat - it is lighter than shown
QKR Stamped Stamp - Gina K Black Ink
Spectrum Noir Markers - Gray, Pale Pink, Sage Green - squares, hearts, flowers, leaves
Pearlescent Watercolor - Cream on some of the squares
Crayola Brown Coloring Pencil - cup
Pink and white Twine
Brown Button

 It would be an honor to share with these challenges:
CHN Patterned Paper Challenge
#188 QKR Stampede Color Challenge #1



Mothers Day

Howdy Crafters - I created this Mother's Day card using a Sketch by Mary at Mary's Cardz TV - you can pick them up at her blog.
I do not have a Mother's Day Stamp so I got creative and used 2 stamped images plus a cut from a digital sentiment to create my Happy Mother's Day sentiment inside the card - perfect for that friend that lives far away - thanks for dropping in  - Blessing Gail

Recipe
Marys Cardz TV Sketch #  5
White cardstock for base of card
Patterned Flower Paper for both mat and 3 strips
Spellbinders Die Rectangle for Mat -  have a whole set of these dies to create a rectangle card base, and mats as well as for sentiments - they work wonderful
MFPSS Miss You and Happy and Day
Gina K Black Ink
Dark Pink Cardstock inside - sentiments were fussy cut

 It would be an honor to share with these challenge
Just Keep on Creating when it opens 
CHN Patterned Paper 
DRS Designs #224 It's A New Day - include Day in the sentiment
Mod Squad Mothers Day
Mary's Cardz TV Mothers day Sketch Challenge -  using Sketch #5
Crafting Dessert Diva- Things found in a garden - flowers on cardstock

 

Hogs & Kisses

Howdy Crafters - I have a hog card using the Create A Critter Cartridge Die Cut - thanks for dropping by! Have a lovely day! ~ Gail ~

Recipe
z-fold card
White cardstock for base
Scor Pal for scoring lines to create z fold card
Pink cardstock
Designer roses paper
Create a Critter pig Die cut - black cardstock, patterned paper cardstock for pig, cream patterned paper cardstock for nose
Pink and White twine
Pop Up Tape
Barnyard Puns Stamps by Joy Life - Rangers black Archival Ink
Paper Smooches Dude Snowman Stamp Set - heart - MS Red Ink
Elegant Edges Cartridge Black cardstock - white textured cardstock for front and inside mats
Inside Sentiment - Making Memories Banner Stamp - first time to use this - I love it! MFPSS Happy Birthday - Dark Pink Cardstock - Gina K Black Ink - this is a great ink! Fussy Cut

 It would be an honor to share with these challenge
Just Keep on Creating when it opens
CHN Pattern Paper
DRS Design It's A New Day Include the word DAY 
Simon Says Wednesday AG #5 
Crafting Desert Diva - Things found in a garden - Flowers on my cardstock
 
 


April BH Day 3

WELCOME  
TO MFP STAMP SHOP


Bugs and Butterflies
 BLOG HOP

 Watch out for creepy crawlies !

JOIN US EACH DAY, April 26-29 FOR A BUTTERFLY KISSES GOOD TIME. WE'LL HAVE  TUTORIALS AND DT INSPIRATION. THERE WILL BE PRIZES FOR LEAVING COMMENTS ON THE DESIGN TEAM'S BLOGS AND PRIZES FOR TRYING OUR TUTORIALS.  YOU WILL HAVE 2 WEEKS TO ADD YOUR PROJECT to the APRIL 29th POST FOR US TO SEE SO THERE IS NO EXCUSE NOT TO JOIN IN THE FUN. 

Please Hop along with us!! 
 You could win one of the MFP Stamp Shop BUGS AND BUTTERFLIES related STAMP SETS Just comment on the following blogs ( don't forget this one ) each day for more chances to win! ( You do NOT need to comment on on all the blogs each day! The names are drawn randomly.) Try one of the tutorials shown during the Hop and add your photo to the Inlinkz at the bottom of the APRIL 29 post. The winners will be announced on MAY 14, 2016 right here 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 and posting pics of your projects is Friday May 13, 2016 at 10:00 PM EST.

Tutorials
April 27-- Flower Arranging by Sandy
April 29-- Retiform by Pat

Let's get started !!
Here's the Design Team
Bonnie
Gail[you are here] 
Enjoy the Hop. Come back each day. We hope to inspire you to start your own Bugs and Butterflies projects.  Get to work on the tutorials, show us what you made by May 13th and 
check back on May 14, 2016 to see if you are a winner. 

Here is my Design Team Card
Recipe
White cardstock for base of card
Designer Patterned cardstock for mat
White cardstock for watercolor and stamping
Pearlesents watercolors
MFPSS Stamp Set - Scenic Selections - butterflies and Cone flowers Sentiment
Rangers Black Archival Ink
Green & White Bakers Twine - Green Button

 It would be an honor to share with these challenges:
Just Keep on Creating - when challenge opens
 
Crafty Hazelnut Patterned paper  
Crafting Desert Diva - Things found in a garden - butterflies 

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Mother's Day Pop Up Card

 Howdy Crafters - I so enjoy learning a NEW TUTORIAL! - So here is one for you to try at Julie's blog - Click HERE
Thank you for dropping in - it is a blessing to have you visit! Enjoy your God- Created day! ~ Gail ~ 

Recipe
Yellow cardstock for base of card
Blue and Green Cardstock
White cardstock for insert and to create pop up for card
Our Daily Bread Butterfly and Die Set
Pearlescent Watercolors for Butterfly
MFP Thinking of You Stamp - Gina K Black Ink
Metal Diamond Gem Embellishment
INSIDE card
MFPSS Sunflower Stamp
Gina K Dark Brown Embossing Powder
Veramark Embossing Ink
Spectrum Noir Markers
2 way tape to attache Butterfly stamp/die cut and Sunflower to pop up section inside card
Memories letter stamp for sentiment and parts of Clear Dollar Stamps to created full Happy Moms Day Sentiment
Black Archival ink
Kraft cardstock
WRMK Corner Rounder

It would be an honor to share with these challenges:
Just Keep on Creating - when challenge opens
 
Simon Says Wednesday AG #4
Simon Says Show Us your Metal # 5
Mod Squad Mothers Day #1
Our Daily Bread - using recipe and Our Daily Bread Stamp and Die set:

 O-Our Daily Bread Designs stamps
 D-Die Cut
 B-Butterfly
 D-diamonds Metal Embellishment

Crafting Desert Diva - Things found in a garden - flowers Butterflies
















DRS Designs - Color Challenge


Bug Tags

Howdy Crafters -  I created 6 bug tags for a ministry project - thanks for stopping by. Have a blessed week!

Recipe
Sizzix Scallop Tag Die cut
Gold, yellow, Pink Cardstock
ODB bug stamps and dies set butterfly, bee, lady bug
Spectrum Noir Markers
Jillian Scripture Stamps
Rangers Black Archival ink

It would be an honor to share with these challenges:
Just Keep on Creating - when challenge opens

DRS Designs #223 Inspired by color  - use all or some of the colors or other colors  - using  yellow - pink



 











 
Crafting Desert Diva - Things found in a garden - bugs

Bee Tag Card

Howdy Crafters - I created a card with a tag message. I am making cards and tags for a ministry. Thank you for stopping by and have a blessed week! ~ Gail ~

Recipe
White cardstock for base
Kraft cardstock patterned for mat
TH Tag die white cardstock
Jillian Scripture
ODBD bumblebee Stamp
Rangers Black Ink
Spectrum Noir Marker
Yellow twine

It would be an honor to share with these challenges
Just Keep on Creating - when challenge opens

CHN patterned paper
Simon Says Wednesday AG #3

Crafting Desert Diva - Things found in a garden - bee



BJ 2 Peter

 Howdy Crafters - I completed another Bible Journal page - 2 Peter is one of my favorite chapters.

I especially like knowing that God has Given us EVERYTHING we need to live a godly life - I emphasize this on a tag insert -  we can choose to accept what God has given or reject it - that is another wonderful thing about God - we are not robots - we get to choose.

God lays before us Life or Death - I choose LIFE - thanks for dropping by and have a blessed week ~ Gail ~

Recipe
Inspired Bible Journal
Acrylic Paints - old credit card to spread paint - blue, green, yellow, turquoises
Micron Ink Pens - various colors - Green Blue Red Brown Purple Brown
Illustrate Faith - Black Pen
Creating in Faith - Stamps - Hearts, Flowers,
Orange Spectrum Noir Marker
Wink of Stella on hearts and Flowers
StazOn Ink for stamping
TH Tag Die - white cardstock
Blue and White Polk-a-dot Washi Tape
TH J Sticker letter

It would be an honor to share with these challenges:
Just Keep on Creating - when challenge opens
May 4 Simon Says Wednesday AG #2
April Challenge Make It Wed Simon Says Flowers #3
 

DRS Designs #223 Inspired by color  - use all or some of the colors or other colors  - using green - yellow -




 











Crafting Desert Diva - Things found in a garden - flowers - 3 on my insert tag