Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Marks Finest Papers' April Blog Hop! PAPER DOLL FRANCES

Welcome to the Marks Finest Papers, a Heinrich Company

April Blog Hop! 

This month's New Stamp Set Releases are

 Featured TODAY: 
Paper Doll Frances
Bundle Up and Her Majesty

I made this for my oldest daughter. She is 8 and this is her first paper doll. Needless to say, Mom has lost these stamp sets, lol.  She has her own craft box, and I keep finding them in there.

For Frances, I decided to make a box card to keep her and all her clothes in.
 And when it is closed, it lays flat.

I used Prismacolor Pencils and Odorless Mineral Spirits

Here are a couple of closeups. I used Stickles to give the outfits some bling.

I hope you like my Frances in a Box Card project.
Here is the Blog hop schedule:
Featured April 16
Out of Time Mini

 Featured April 17

Featured April 18

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 six winners will be announced on 
April 19, 2014 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 April18, 2014

Here's the Design Team list for April 15 and April 16:

Come on back tomorrow for more creativity.


  1. Sandy, the doll and clothes are colored beautifully and I like the box you made to put them in.

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  3. Great packaging for your doll and clothes

  4. Sandy,
    Wow, Frances is set and ready to go anywhere - wonderful storage and very pretty outfits!

  5. What little Princess would not love this card/Paper doll holder. Love how you colored and embellished the clothing line.

  6. Oh Sandy I love this I am always looking for ways to present the paper dolls and wardrobe to Ronald MacDonald House sick children............Lis

  7. beautiful! you used my favorite medium for coloring....prisma color pencils.
    stamping sue

  8. The box card is wonderful. What a great gift for someone!

  9. I love the look of colored pencils. What fabulous shading you can get with them. Well done.