Friday, August 16, 2013

Blog Hop Day 4~~Wealthy Fish


Aug. Blog Hop! 

This month's New Stamp Set Releases are

 Featured Aug 13th
Pocket Watches

Featured Aug 14th
Joyous Season
 
Featured Aug 15th 
Country Charm
 
Featured Aug 16th

Wealthy Fish

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 Aug 17, 2013 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 10 PM EST on Friday Aug 16, 2013.






 The special stamp set we have for you this month is:

"Lucky You"




 The mini stamp set we have for you this month is



"Take Time Mini"
                                                      






I did some masking on this card.  It's not something that I do regularly, but I wanted the sea grass to be behind the goldfish.  The "grass" is from the stamp set "Joyous Season".
 
Stamps:  Wealth Fish, Joyous Season
Paper:  Snow Storm Smooth
Ink:  Pumpkin Pie, Garden Green
Misc:  none




Thanks so much for hopping along with us this week!  I hope you enjoyed the hop as much as we enjoyed bringing it to you!

Happy Stamping!
Patty & Winnie




24 comments:

Larisa said...

Oh, I love fish a lot! Nice card again)))

Cathy Clouston said...

Really cute! I love the 'grass', lol. Great idea! :)

Lagene said...

Cool card!

Janine said...

Great use of two new sets.

Pam said...

Patty, this is such a pretty, clean card. Love it.

Angie said...

Fun card! Love that you used the pine branches as sea plants!

Thrifty Stamper said...

This is great! I love how you thought outside the box and used the pine bough as sea grass!

Anne said...

Such a 'clean' and simple card which is so striking! I love this set and your seagrass is pure inspiration! TFS!

MariLynn said...

So creative to use the pine branches for the "grass".

stamping sue said...

Patty, I like to mask and you did a good job of masking to have the seaweed behind the goldfish.
stamping sue
http://stampingsueinconnecticut.blogspot.com/

Karen (TLgirl353) said...

What a fun way to combine those sets!

Beth F. said...

Another lovely card!

Jane said...

Great idea Patty on the grass!!! Really pretty card!

Lois said...

How creative is that sea grass!!!

Mickie said...

Cute and fun card.

Kathy Bradley said...

Patty,
Your card is very pretty and elegant!! I really like how you used the branches for the grass - they look awesome.

Stampsnob said...

This worked out really nice...Lis

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Like how the masking gives it the result of the greenery looking like it is indeed behind the fish.
Melissa
"Sunshine HoneyBee"

Mary Ann said...

Love your card!!!Very Pretty!!!

Pat Garvin said...

Great under water plants!!

Jo4Him said...

Cute card-clean and simple. Thanks for sharing

wannabcre8tive said...

Very cute, Patty, I love how you used the branches.

Carmen Mitchell said...

Great job with the masking... I have never done that technique but will have to give it a go.

Ravengirl said...

Whoa, love it Patty! That is perfect sea grass!