Monday, June 16, 2014


Today begins a new challenge at House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.

Our lovely and talented Sue Kment is hosting this challenge with the theme of:

Would love to see you using those punches and dies along with
a House Mouse, Gruffie, or Happy Hopper image.

Please remember, the theme is always optional, and anything goes will work for any challenge.
We have made this adjustment to encourage more of you to join the fun.

Stamps- Cupcake Belly, House Mouse Designs, Stampendous Cling
Front of card sentiment, Michael's dollar bin, Inside sentiment, Hampton Art Stamps
Paper - DCWV and assorted scraps from my scrap pile
 Dies- Spellbinders all
Punches - Cutcake, party hat,and lace border punch,  Martha Stewart
Colored with Copics
Stickles - Star Dust 

 We are Proud to be sponsored by:

Welcome to our Rubber Stamp store! We have the Somewhat cute, Somewhat Quirky images that are available as unmounted, natural red rubber stamps OR as digital stamps! We have several rubber stamp lines featuring over 10,000 designs. Our QKR Stampede website features the artwork of Ken Herrod. Ken has a unique, somewhat quirky, style with lots of humor and character. Not a day goes by we don't get a chuckle out of a design we run across!  We are also the home of the new product: the Perfect Shim!!!
Check out line of Stores! 
QKR Stampede - - home of the Perfect Shim!
Eureka Stamps -
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We also have 2 EXTRA CANDY PRIZES for two more Lucky Players... 

***First Candy***
 Offered by our lovely Teamie and Challenge Hostess, Sue K*** and it is a fabulous Stampendous!, House-Mouse Designs®, Cling Rubber Stamp! 
 ***Second Candy***
Offered by our lovely Teamie, Christine C, and it is an awesome Joanna Sheen, House-Mouse Designs®, Gruffies UM Stamp Set

A Big Thank You goes out to our wonderful Sponsor and to our two lovely Teamies for their amazing generosity!

This current challenge begins today and run through Saturday June 28th at Midnight DST.

The design team and our guest designers have come up with some awesome examples to inspire you to play along with us.  Check them out at House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.

So, what ya waiting for......get going and make a card or project and share it with us.  We LOVE checking out what you came up with.

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


cuilliesocks said...

Hello Sue, fabulous card, love the cupcake theme and those punched out ones are great, lovely colouring as usual and your easel design is fabby too.
Would you believe I've never eaten a cupcake, hugs Kate x

Donna Hanley said...

I could hop right into the center of one of those delicious cupcakes. This is just delish!. Love all of your die cuts and that sentiment piece is precious. Kisses to my friend please and have a fun day.

cotnob said...

This is a fabulous card Sue, I love your image and all of the gorgeous die cut and punched details.

Beth Brovold said...

PERFECT Sue...I'm with Donna...I'll be right over!!! Fabulous card design...all those cupcakes...mmmm...but your image takes the "cake"...LOL...beautifully done!!
Take care Sue and maybe we can meet up on Wednesday...I'm e-mailing you our plans!!

KarinsArtScrap said...

fab and very beautiful easelcard Sue.

gr karin

Lauren Hatwell said...

Yum! Scrummy card Sue. Your colouring is FAB and I lurrrve that gorgeous check backing paper behind your image too. Lx

Dorte said...

Such a lovely Birthday card, Sue, pretty papers and a super cute image,
hugs Dorte

Sue said...

WOW! Such a fabulous card Sue. I love the cute image, gorgeous papers and wonderful detailing - as always!
hugs Sue xx

froebelsternchen said...

Adorable Sue! just perfect !
I hope you are well my friend!
Happy summer from your

Sue from Oregon said...

Yep-if I don't quit eating this fudge I made for my DAD-I will look just like this hee hee...super fun!

Christine Dol said...

Sue, your cupcake easel card is so cute! Love the image and all the cupcakes that you lined up!!!!
I adore these images!
P.S. Have a wonderful visit with my friend Beth! I wish I could have come to meet you.

Dortesjs said...

waue fab card i just love this image

Dortesjs said...

waue fab card i just love this image

Heather said...

A fabulous card Sue, I love your design and gorgeous papers. An adorable image and such gorgeous embellishments!!

Heather xx

KandA said...

Gorgous card Sue. Love the fabulous HM image and those super cakes xx

Donna Ellis said...

Oh, Sue! Never have I seen such a pudgy little HM as this. SO cute! Made me laugh for sure, especially with your dazzlingly intense colors!

I am sorry to be MIA for so long, and have missed out on a lot! Your dolphin scene is amazing, as are the other cards - I appreciate each one, and am grateful you posted them so I could see them as I am able. Thank you for sharing your artwork!

hugs, de

Glenda Atkins said...

Fabulous work Sue and the wee mouse looks so stuffed from eating the cupcake, laughed when I saw him! Love the easel design!