Sunday, September 9, 2012

Market Street Stamps GIVEAWAY!

WINNER!!!!!!!!
 #43 fun stamping (Cornelia)
Congratulations, Cornelia!
Please e-mail me for the prize!
 Thank you all for entering this giveaway. I had fun visiting your blogs!
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 As I was trying to catch up with blogs, I checked out the latest new stamps from Market Street Stamps ,I then found this post!
Oh my! How awesome is this! Thank you, Market Street Stamps! So... that brings me to today's creation, I am sharing a card that I made with Market Street Stamps with Vintage Notepad and Believing Butterfly. Aren't the stamps gorgeous? 
HELLO
I am entering this card for the Moxie Fab World's Asymmetry Challenge.To me, asymmetry means arrange non-symmetrical elements ----> balanced! 
To thank you, my fellow readers/followers/friends, I am giving away my winning prize $20 Market Street Stamps gift card to one lucky random winner! Please link up your blog to the InLinkz (see following). If you don't have a blog, you can link up your Flickr photo stream or on line gallery site. The requirements are
~ you have to be a follower to my blog 
~ leave me a comment in this post about what you like about my blog
~one entry per person only

And That's IT! The contest will run till Sept. 30, 2012, midnight, Eastern time. Good luck!






50 comments:

Annette said...

Well you can see that I am your number ONE fan...hehe... your blog is inspiring to me...When I first started blogging you were one of the first people that I started to follow... you have amazing creativity and a great eye for color...Love this card..

Thanks for the chance to win... :)

Barb said...

what I like about your blog is your gutsy take on every challenge out there. you're a fearless designer and i have SO much respect for that! this card is beautiful by the way. love the arrangement, perfect movement too! I often stop by your blog but haven't been good about commenting. Sorry V :(

gRiSeL™ said...

Really?! What's not to like about your blogs, Virginia?!! You only make the most amazing cards--classy and elegant!!! You have a sophisticated taste, obviously. You never fail to inspire me with your work!

Ashley Nguyen Newell said...

My favorite thing is YOU! I love all your creations, your personality, your kids, your Ask Dr John segments, your travel pictures, your food pictures...basically everything about you, my friend!

Jennifer said...

I love lots of things about your blog. Your cards ar gorgeous and fun to see, you run contests that are inspiring and you give lots of tips and advice for free! Plus you share amazing travel photos and stories and fun family pictures What's not too love?!

Miriam Prantner said...

I love it all! I love that you love to learn and experiment and try new things. I love what a great teacher you are, and I just love your spirit and attitude and genuiness. You share a lot about yourself, and there's always a lot of humor too. Thanks for the chance to win a little shopping spree!

Judy1223 said...

Hi Virgiania, welcome back from what looks like an awesome trip! THAT is one of the things I love about your blog, it has so many interesting elements! Cards, scrapbook layouts, recipes, family shares, Dr. John quotes, vacation photos...it reads like a wonderful magazine!

pcm said...

I love your sense of humor :) your blog is an awesome balance of card shares, vacation shares, family shares.

Lynn said...

Virginia, there are a ton of things I love about your blog: how you share your family with us and their many talents, your gorgeous use of color, how you help us look for new ways to use our stamps...and your positive outlook on life! Thank you for sharing with us!

papertrails leaver said...

Choose one thing about your blog? Hmm. I was drawn in by your work but soon found myself loving your writing. You have shared stories of your husband that have made me smile. Having to choose hmmm. I have to go with your cards because you always wow me! Thank you for the inspiration!

Deb said...

Love your blog! I love hearing stories about your family and you are not afraid to try new things. You really go for it. I love to see you create your scrapbook layouts, too! You are truly and artist!

Sheila H said...

I love your blog, Virginia, because you are wonderfully creative. Your design elements are always so beautiful. You know how to put colors together in an amazing way. And your stories are fun. It's nice of you to share your family with us.

Sheila H said...

I forgot to say congratulations on your win at Market Street Stamps!

shirley-bee said...

I love your generosity of spirit, Virginia. You're very inventive and willing to share so much with everyone. We get so much more than cards and cardmaking tips! I think your blog was my first "follow" because I didn't want to miss anything.

Dawn said...

well done Virginia. How exciting to find out you've won. And thanks for sharing your win. Today's card is just delightful

donna mikasa said...

Congratulations on your Market Street win, Virginia! It's always a delight to visit your blog. I love to see your take on design and color, and how you're not afraid to experiment and challenge yourself. You're my idol! xx

aaga said...

It's always a delight to visit your blog. Besides your beautiful creations you have an awesome sense of humour!

thanks for the chance!

Erin (Homemade Cards by Erin) said...

I love your honesty, and sometimes your Dr. John posts make me chuckle.

Julie Hoffman said...

I started following your blog way back when we were on the Treehouse Stamps DT together but just when I started there you moved on to new and exciting things. I've been following you ever since then because your cards always inspire me! You do a great job of explaining the new techniques you use and you're always up to date on the current trends in card making! I also enjoy your personal posts about your travels and family life. I feel like I know you and your family. I LOVE your Blog Virginia!

Melissa Shea said...

I love the butterfly stitching trail and the washi tape, super cute! I love everything about your blog. You always have a variety of projects, you glean inspiration from everything, it's teaching me how to do that too. And all the rainbow's. Who doesn't love the rainbows??

fun stamping said...

I have been following your blog through email for a while now. Sadly I don't have a blog myself (No time). I especially love your funny comments about your family on your blog - and of course your fabulous cards!

Brenda said...

What do I love about your blog...that's simple!I love your passion for crafting and life! It comes through in every craft and every story you've shared.

Harriet said...

I like your blog, your family, your cards and your sense of humor.

charli said...

I'm following as Charli Twain, and I like 1. your blog title! 2. all the photos you share, projects, food, whatever...you take a great pic!

Angi said...

Loooove your fabulous blog and your designs. Plus - you have introduced me to some wonderful products like SRM & Hero Arts. I always find inspiration here!

Barb King said...

There is so much about your blog to love! I think you have some great, trendy ideas that you share with us, and you teach concepts so well. I also apppreciate the kind comments you have made on my blog. THanks so much for all of your inspiration! Barb

Linda R said...

You card couldn't be sweeter. Love those cute butterflies..

Hugs~

Monika Reeck said...

I know you since we meet on Hero Arts Flickr and I like to read ab und zu dein Blog...und ich mag deine Idee von Kartenbasteln..ich mag deine clever idea V...wish you always have fresh idea to make cards..big hugs

Cindy C. said...

Congrats on your Market Street win Virginia! What do I like about your blog? Other than the endless inspiration, the oh so entertaining "What is Doctor John thinking" column, and ... hmmm let's see... EVERTHING! Do you have to ask?! ;)

Lindsey said...

I like visiting your blog for the stamping inspiration... such as today's card! What a generous giveaway, thank you, Virginia!

Lisa's Creative Niche said...

Yay!!! So happy to see you back, you were def. missed because I LOVE seeing your inspirational pieces of work! Thanks so much for keeping us inspired!
Lisa

Piali said...

Okay! The best thing about your blog is my friend YOU and the amazing way you inspire everyone!! Also the good laugh you share...its a fun place to be ;)

sandie said...

I subscribe to your blogs firstly as I love the design of your cards and the little tips you give us. Plus I was inspired by you weekly 'stretching' your stamps series. I think it is great to share your skills in a way that is easy to follow-so thank you x

Vic Lau said...

Congrats on being the Cream of the Crop!

What I really like about your blog is how at the end of the day, I can hop on over to your blog and find cards that are fun and inspiring, and the little stories you add in puts a smile on my face. :)

lynda said...

I am already a follower thru your RSS feed. The most obvious reason I like your blog is that I like your style! But also, I have you to thank for introducing me to so many challenge blogs! I tried a few for the 1st time this summer & it's been fun.

Njeri said...

I am new to your blog but I can tell I am going to love it.Your cards are gorgeous.

Maureen Morton said...

You are the cream of MY crop and the apple of my eye, dear gal! You amaze with your masterpieces, your fun spin on life and the joys of your family. What a year you have had, too! Congrats for all of it. Thanks, dear pal.

Kara Lynne said...

There's always so much going on here! I love to see your gorgeous cards, how you are inspired, what's going on with the kids, what Dr. John is thinking, the list goes on! Thanks for your inspirational blog, Virginia!

Kara Lynne said...

I must also tell you that I love THIS card! I recognize that wonderful stamp set because you gave it to me!!

Romaine said...

I love your sense of humour, you have made me chuckle more than once; I like the tips that you share and the link's to share how we may have been inspired; I love your work; I love that you are a fellow Canadian; I like the way that you share stories about your family. Virginia, you are such a genuine person and it comes through in what you write on your blog. :0)

Bethany S. said...

thanks for the giveaway Virginia! What do I love about your blog? THE WHOLE THING!!! I just love your blog! I mean, you share gorgeous cards, but you also share stuff about your family, and sometimes funny stuff! Oh, and I think it is so neat how the text in your posts is different colors too! Oh, and your photos! Do you mind me asking how you get your photos to look so good? Do you used a lighting system of some kind?

Mary-Anne V said...

I love visiting your blog because it not only give me amazing inspiration with your gorgeous creations but it also shows your everyday side. Its nice to see how you derive such joy from your family.

Mary-Anne V said...

I love visiting your blog to see all your creations. You always have a positive attitude and I love that you share the other part of your life as a mom and wife. I did leave a comment yesterday but since I do not see it on your site I was writing again. Thanks for the chance to win ...that is so kind of you to share your winnings.

Daša said...

I visit your blog everytime you post something new (when I'm at home). I love your cards and creativity. Many times you inspire me. :)

Kerry said...

I appreciate the combination of cards and commentary on your family life that you use on your blog. It makes the crafting community feel more friendly. I also appreciate all the tutorials when you get new supplies. I feel like I get to check them out before I buy :) Congrats on your win!

Alice Wertz said...

love the vintage look and the torn edges on the sentiment piece. such a pretty card, Virginia!

Cat Craig said...

I love you beautiful creations, and your family stories. Have been loving the vacation blogs. Thanks Virginia.

maria f. said...

ALLES. What's not to love? Your creations, your way with color, your stories. And though I don't know you personally, I'd venture to say that you are one nice lady - your nice comments on our blogs, this giveaway...

Cath said...

Hey Virginia! Thanks for linking this up to the Asymmetry Challenge in the Moxie Fab World! I'm so glad you joined in on all the fun! :)

Tracy said...

Fantastic creations, always inspiring :)