Monday, May 5, 2014

House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge # 169-Sunny Days

A new challenge begins today at the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.
It's # 169 and it's my turn to choose the theme.  After such a long winter here in New York, I am ready for:

Sunny Days
Show us the House Mouse Mice, Gruffies or Happy Hoppers
Enjoying the warmer weather.

How cute are these three!

Care Recipe

Stamp - House Mouse Design - Stampendous
Papers from my stash
Dies - Spellbinders
Words, a border pack from Michael's
Sun is a punch from Paper Shapers
Twine bow
Fish Charm (thank you America)
Colored with Copics, 
Clouds done with a torn paper towel and a sponge applicator


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This cute House Mouse stamp is also a prize for this challenge.
Since I am hosting this challenge, I am offering this adorable cake eating mouse
stamp to a lucky winner.  (I must have really liked it, because I bought it twice!)

The design team has come up with some wonderful inspiration for you.  Hope you can join the fun
and show us what your House Mouse, Gruffies, and Happy Hoppers like to do in the Sun.
We love to visit and see what you come up with!

You have until May 17th at Midnight EST to post a card at House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.

Thanks for stopping by today.  Have a wonderful day.  Until later...........


Dora said...

fantastic card, Sue! so bright of colours. the three mices in a little cup boating. ((: so cute image.
so I hope that I make it this time to do the challenge...the day's are going so fast. lately...
have a nice day.
kind regards, Dora

KarinsArtScrap said...

sue what a cute image and great abd colourful card you have made, it's beautiful.

gr karin

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Sue :-) aww,,, I love this image, it always reminds me of the owl and the pussy cat nursery rhyme ,,, don't know why !! lol
the whole sea theme is fabulous, love the bright colours and all the details :-)

Lols x x x

Lauren Hatwell said...

Boy do I wish I had that image. Another one for my ever growing list ;oD I just love your card. Can I ask how you did the lettering. It's great!


KandA said...

Such a gorgous fun card. Love all the bright summer colours xx

cotnob said...

This is a gorgeous card Sue, I love your fun image, they certainly look like they are having fun in the sun. Beautiful sunny colours and your bright letters look fabulous.

Sue said...

Awwww such a cute and fun image. I love your fabulous design with those gorgeous sunny colours and the letting looks wonderful.
Hugs Sue xx

cuilliesocks said...

Hello Sue, wonderful sunny card, love your colourful image, and fabulous design. Where do you get all these fab stamps, I don't think there are as many in the UK, have a great week, hugs Kate x

Whisper said...

Absolutely adorable image and am loving it in the bright sunny papers too, Luv sam x

Sandra H said...

Amazing is your card Sue and the image is gorgeous great colours too x

Donna Hanley said...

Sue, love this. It is so cute and fun with those glittery letters and just the little sunburned faces on those mouseys. Glad you picked this theme it is a great one. Lots of fun. Wishing you a sunny day.

Beth Brovold said...

FABULOUS Sue!! You've really created a summer feeling here!! I can almost feel the SUN!!! I LOVE this image...your sweet guys are just PERFECT!! I love the fish and your sentiment is so very appropriate!!

Irish Cherokee said...

Always love House Mouse images. You do a beautiful job of coloring them.


Turtle In The Sand said...

Bright and cheerful end to a long dreary winter! Perfect card for a perfect Challenge Theme. I do love your coloring GF.

nwilliams6 said...

One of my favorite images and your colors are fabulous! Even the fish is wonderful. Fun card full of energy and interest. Hugz!

Glenda Atkins said...

Delightful card Sue, as are all your House Mouse cards, the images are all so cute and they are always up to something!

Tracy said...

Hi Sue
Wow gorgeous design on this card, and super image, such a wonderful inspirational piece.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Diane said...

Love your bright, sunny and very colourful card Sue and thanks for the lovely welcome you left me on my blog sweetie !!

hugs Diane xx

Stampendous said...

Thanks for entering our challenge this month, Sue! The mice look like they're having lots of fun in the sun! Don't want to confuse folks, though, Stampendous doesn't have that House-Mouse Image...yet! We sure hope you'll be back to play in our challenge again soon!