Friday, February 27, 2015


Welcome to the Marks Finest Papers Stamp Shop
 February Blog Hop

 We're doing something different to start out the new year. We're looking back at all the wonderful sets released in 2014. For the next 4 days the Oriental Sketch Challenge Design Team will show you their "Favorite Oriental" sets of 2014. Please visit each blog and leave a comment. One person will be chosen to receive this Oriental Stamp Set .

Birds of the Orient

Please hop along with us! You have a chance to win the Birds of the Orient set! 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!) The winner will be announced on 

Feb. 28, 2015 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 Feb. 27, 2014

Let's get started!!

Here's the Oriental Sketch Design Team:

Today we are doing a Two Tone Resist Technique
Tutorial can be found HERE

Try out the tutorial.  Post your card on Speedy TV.

Come on back tomorrow to see if you are the Winner!!

                                            This is Resist Technique
                    There are several very easy steps you can find in Tutorials
    I used the MFP stamp set" Umbrellas and Fans" and the background  is "Butterfly Essence"
  I am showing two photos because you can see the clear embossing better on the second photo

                                 Hop along with us and leave comments on the DT beautiful work


  1. Absolutely beautiful. Loving the oriental feel to this.
    Wishing you a wonderful weekend.
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  2. Another technique that I have not used in ages, and I do love it.
    Sorry to disappoint, but my 'goose' is a duck :o)
    Jackie xx

  3. very pretty card.
    stamping sue

  4. Oh, I really like your different background choice. This looks like several different layers. What an easy way to bring color to a resist! Love it!

  5. woooooo, isn't this so pretty? I love all the vibrant colors and collage effect which is so "Lis" in nature. The blog hop has been so much fun, and I do enjoy that you used all the stamps released last year in the Asian theme! hugs, de

  6. Absolutely gorgeous! Thank you for the second photo which really shows up the technique! Superb!

  7. Gorgeous card Lis loving the colours and design you are doing a fantastic job with the hop.
    lorraine x

  8. Gorgeous colour scheme, the fan is lovely.

  9. Gorgeous colour scheme, the fan is lovely.

  10. Beautiful card, Lis. Love the colors you used.

  11. WOW! Lis, your card is beautiful and your color choice is perfect.


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