Mama Elephant April Stampede

Heya! I am super excited to be a guest designer for Mama Elephant this month!  I think the world of Kryssi, co-owner of Mama Elephant, so when she asked me to join in the fun I just had to say YES!

We’re having a blog hop AKA stampede to celebrate the release of some awesome new stamps for April! Woo!

Mama Elephant April Stampede!

Our April release is now live and available for purchase in the store: www.mamaelephant.com.

To celebrate the new release, Mama Elephant is giving away 3 gift certificates worth $20.00 each to 3 lucky people! Winners will be chosen at random from the collective blogs in the Stampede. Winners will be announced on the blog on Friday, April 19th.

Here’s how to qualify to win (leave a separate comment for each):

1. Leave a comment on this blog post
2. Become a follower of our bloghttp://www.mamaelephantblog.com/
3. Like/share us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mamaelephant
4. Follow/tweet about us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/heymamaelephant

Here are your stops in the stampede:

For my card today, I used the new Central Park set to make a little horse and buggy springtime scene! Check it:

keep on rollin'!

First, I stamped the skyline in soft granite so that it wouldn’t be too bold. Next I masked off a spot and decided to mist it to make it look like an impressionistic garden. Think Monet would be proud? HA!

a closeup!

Next, I splattered a few drops of mist for the sky to carry the garden up. Then it was just a matter of adding some silver sequins and glitter tape  — can’t seem to get enough of them lately!

Thanks so much for joining me today, and thanks again to Kryssi for asking me to be a part of the April release. Now, keep on rollin’ to the majorly talented Mariana Grigsby’s blog — I can’t wait to see what she’s come up with!

Supplies:


76 Replies to “Mama Elephant April Stampede”

  1. Oh this is really fabulous! Monet WOULD be proud! LOVE! :)

  2. love the paint splatter! beautiful card, Lisa!

  3. wow! This is amazing! I love splatters and the gold strip! This reminds me of NY on New Years Eve!

  4. Hi Lisa. As usual you’ve taken a stamp that I wouldn’t know what to do with and made an adorable card! Thanks for the chance to win. I am loving those Mama Elephant stamps!

  5. This is absolutely beautiful!

  6. Denise Bryant says: Reply

    Great card! I love the background stamped in granite and the silhouette done in the solid black!

  7. Denise Bryant says: Reply

    I am a FB fan of ME!

  8. Denise Bryant says: Reply

    I follow ME blog through Google Reader!

  9. LOVELY LOVELY LOVELY! Has such a romantic feel!! Gah, I can’t get enough of your work, Lisa! Thank you thank you thank you!!!

  10. What a fabulous card Lisa!!! I’m just in love with that misted garden!!! Such a sweet card:)

  11. LOVE this card and the Ink Splatters just make it perfect!! xoxo

  12. Love the simple splash of color. Cute card.

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