Monday, July 14, 2014

HMFMC # 174 - Summer Fun

Hi friends, it's time for a new challenge at the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.

It's Challenge #174 and our host this challenge, is the very talented, Natascha.  Natascha has chosen the theme "Summer Fun" 

What is more fun than a nice cold drink on a hot summer day!
Especially when you share with a friend!!!!

Stamp - House Mouse Designs
Paper - Summer Stack, DCWV, Lime green textured CS
yellow orange card stock.
Prima Flowers, orange buttons, orange twine.
Butterfly charm with white twine.
Candi centers for fruit slices
Sentiment is from the dollar bin at Michael's.
Colored with Copics

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Enter as often as you'd like, but your projects must be NEW creations.
Submit your entries by Midnight, EST, on Saturday July 25th, 2014. 

We love to visit you to see what you come up with.
Please remember, you can make a card or project with any
House Mouse, Gruffie or Happy Hopper image, and you can ALWAYS
use the Anything Goes theme.

Thanks for stopping by today, it's so good to be back.  Have a great day.


cotnob said...

This is a lovely bright, summery card Sue, I love your fun image and gorgeous papers.

cuilliesocks said...

Hi Sue, lovely to see you back with this gorgeous HM card, lovely citris colours and a sweet image.
Thinking about you and your sister, and hoping things are going well, hugs Kate x

Christine Dol said...

This is such wonderful summery card. The image you have coloured perfectly and it is so cute! Love the paper too! Wonderful card Sue!

Beth Brovold said...

Hi Sue!!
It's so good to have you back!!! I have been thinking about you and your sister...sending all my best wishes and hoping for a speedy recovery!!
Your card is GORGEOUS!! That paper is perfect for this image...I love the way that you did the buttons with tiny bows in the center of your flowers!! And of course your image is FABULOUS!!!
Take care,

Donna Hanley said...

HI Sue, that drink does to so nice and refreshing. Paper is ideal. It is good to see you back in your crafting saddle again. Have a good day. Hugs to Edith and Kisses to Keeya.

KarinsArtScrap said...

yehhhhh cool card Sue.
Gr Karin

America said...

Hi Sue. Im so happy to see you here. Crafting is a great escape and can be wonderful therapy during difficult times. What a fun House-Mouse image colored beautifully. Lovin' the fab sparkle, flowers, clip, lovely charm and terrific summery papers too!! :)

Renee B. said...

Hi Sue; Love this bright, summery card...makes me want a drink!
I hope your sister is doing well & you are all holding up under the strain Thinking of you my friend!
Hugs, Renee

Sandra H said...

Hi Sue, Simply gorgeous is your card as always and a great theme too ......Hope all is going right with you and your families take care xx

Sue said...

Awwwww such an adorable image. Wonderful colouring, fabulous papers and gorgeous detailing too.
Sending you more hugs (you can never have too many!) Sue xx

Dorte said...

Wow,such wonderful colours you have used for your sweet summer card, Sue, cute image,
hugs Dorte

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Sue :-) the image is adorable and I love the citrus colours and fab paper ,, the whole layout is fabulous :-)

Lols x x x

Whisper said...

Oooo am loving the zingy zesty colours and what an adorable image too, luv Sam x

April said...

This card is so cute and bright and cheery! Love it! xo