Welcome to MFP AUGUST Blog Hop
There are some changes to our Blog Hop and we hope you will be pleased with them. Be sure to look over the changes before hopping along. Blog Hop guidelines can be found HERE
Timeline for commenting and doing the tutorials end sooner. There will be prizes given for commenting and for doing the tutorials. Each winner will be chosen by Random.Org.
Prizes: Large stamp set for commenting.
Mini stamp set for doing the tutorial and
EVERYONE doing the tutorials will earn a Tutorial Badge.
You will have until Friday, 3 pm CT, Aug. 26th to comment and do the tutorials.
I want to tell you a little bit about my projects this month. My daughter just graduated from college and is blessed to have a job teaching and running a high school library. As a way to encourage her students I am making her bookmarks that she can use as "raffle" prizes. So all my projects this month are bookmarks. I also made them all from paint chip samples that had been in my stash of paper for several years. To me art has a personal connection. These bookmarks share a little bit about who I am.
Today my bookmark used MPF set called
HOT & SPICY
Now you might be wondering how chili peppers mean Autumn Fun to me. I was born in New Mexico and grew up in Arizona. There is nothing quite like the taste of a really good green chili. Living here in Iowa, it is hard to get a good green chili, but every fall our grocery store gets Hatch Green Chilies from New Mexico.
I used Hatch Green Chilies to make turkey enchiladas. YUM!