Monday, June 18, 2012

~Good Morning!~

While I was on vacation, the Waltzingmouse stamps won from Moxie Fab arrived at my house.

My husband (who stayed back and wasn't able to come with us this year) teased that he was playing with them~oh the torture!!!

I dreamed that I came home...hugged him and went searching for those stamps, accusing him of losing them.



I couldn't wait to dive in and participate at the blog party...thank you, Claire, for your generous prize!

I love the colors in the inspiration photo-I used the teal, orange and white.

I stamped the border on a vellum strip for

Thanks for stopping by~I appreciate the company. ;)

Stamps:Waltzingmouse Stamps French Country and Paris Nouveau
Inks:Tsukineko Memento Tangelo,Papertrey Ink Premium Dye Hawaiian Shores,Staz On pumpkin
Marker: Copic chrome orange
Paper:Georgia Pacific white,Bazzill basics dragonfly,vellum
Adhesive:Stix 2 Anything


  1. Good to see you back Marlena, and that with a great card!

  2. how cute are those stamps...I love that little rooster..awesome card...

  3. Beautiful!
    And don't you just love French Country?
    I die every time I see it! :)
    Love how you used the small rooster on the label...
    with the little accents of orange!
    So glad you could join us! :)

  4. Such a great idea to stamp the strip on vellum - looks great.

  5. Oh how exciting and very funny what your husband said. I forgot that you won. Yea! Love this set, and the card you came up with. I like that you only colored a bit of the stamp in the center. Beautiful Marlena.

  6. This turned out wonderfully. I'm so glad you could fine a little time to play with your new stamps...and in time for the Blog Party too! Awesome!

  7. fun to win some new stamps! And they are beautiful! Thanks so much for playing with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

  8. gorgeous card and congrats on your win!

  9. Great card, Marlena! Congratulations on your win!

  10. Congrats on your win, thrilling to have won new stamps from WM!!!! I love your beautiful card...the colors are so pretty and what a gorgeous design!!!!

  11. Gorgeous inspiration photos leads to a gorgeous card. Love how you stamped the border on vellum. So glad you could play along this week at CAS-ual Fridays!

  12. YEAHHHH! Nothing better than winning free stamps! Looks like they were meant for you! Love your card - the colors are beautiful! Glad you made it to the party!

  13. Oh, I really like that rooster stamped in blue and it is perfect with that label frame. The border strip is one of my newest fave WM stamps. Your little hits of orange set it all off perfectly. Glad you won some free stamps and were able to put them to use right away!

  14. What a lovely card Marlena,the rooster inside the frame is so cute. Your colours are fantastic!

  15. Very pretty design! love the border stamping on the vellum and touches of orange on the label!

  16. This is so very lovely, Marlena! The stamping on vellum is fabulous! The details are beautiful!Your descriptions about your new stamps have me giggling. One time my teenage son (who does all the mail check)will run around the house when I receive new stamps in the I HAD to run around and hunt him (and the stamps in his hands) down!! The scene was hilarious! So glad that you play with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

  17. LOL! This really made me smile, and I know just what you mean. I think your card is fabulous - so pleased you got to play with your new stamps!


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