Monday, September 8, 2014


A new challenge begins today at House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.

Our talented teammate Dorte has chosen the theme:

 Paper Piecing. 

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Marianne Design develops high quality craft products with much care, all to enable you to make beautiful cards, scrapbooks and other craft projects.

My Card

Stamp is by Stampendous, House Mouse Designs
Memory Box Snowflake die
Flourishes sentiment "Believe"
Christmas trees are a die, but don't have the packaging.
Paper pieces everything except colored in the little mouses face and fur.
Glittery white card stock base and snow.
Spellbinders Grand die with Navy card stock
Rangers Frantage Chunky White Embossing enamel
Fur on santa suite if flower soft Arctic White
Gold double bow

The design team and our new guest designers have some beautiful inspiration on the House Mouse and Friends blog site.

Please don't forget, you can ALWAYS use the theme of Anything Goes.

This challenge runs starting today through Saturday September 20th at midnight EST.

We hope you will join us and share your creation with us.  We love to check out what you
come up with.

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


Donna Hanley said...

Absolutely fabulous. I love all the papers you used and the snow on that tree is so pretty. Last week I was looking for that snow because it was so hot here. Now this morning it feeling like we could really get it. Very pretty, fun card. Enjoy the day. Hugs and kisses to you, Edith and Keeya.

Beth Brovold said...

Hi Sue!! I love all the different details and textures in your card...the paper piecing gives such a fabulous touch!! The trees looks like they are really laden with snow!! BEAUTIFUL card Sue!! Can't wait to give this challenge a try!!
Take care and hope all is well!!

KarinsArtScrap said...

this is a very beautiful card Sue and also your card under.
Gr Karin

susiestacey said...

Adorable card and lovely little scene x Susan x

cuilliesocks said...

Absolutely gorgeous scene, I love the cute image and your colouring, fab design, hugs Kate x

Sandra H said...

Absolutely fabulous card papers and image x

cotnob said...

This is a gorgeous card Sue, such a fabulous winter scene - brilliant paper piecing.

Sue said...

Awwwww such a delightful image! Your paper-piecing looks wonderful and I love all your wonderful detailing.
hugs Sue xx

Dorte said...

Love the sweet winter scene you have created, Sue, great take on the chall theme,
hugs Dorte

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Sue :-) thre image is super cute and I love all the paper piecing !! fab :-)

Lols x x x

Heather said...

Gorgeous card Sue, a lovely design and fabulous piecing of the sack - such a sweet image and great details!!

Heather xx

*Vicki* said...

Wow Sue, this is really stunning!! You've created such an adorable scene for your Christmas meece! :) Love the paper piece candy canes!! Hugs & Smiles - *Vicki*
My Blog: Stamp Smiles

Donna Ellis said...

How darling your santa mousie is, Sue! Nothing keeps santa mouse from doing his holiday thing - spreading good cheer and bringing goodies - reminds me of you. Love and prayers, de

America said...

HI Sue. Im thinking of you and your family during such a difficult time. My heart goes out to you and I am praying for you. Im here for you if you need me.

Your precious HM card with this adorable image is super sweet and gorgeous with all those pieced papers and beautiful sparkle. :)

Tracy said...

This is a fabulous creation Sue. Thinking of you hun and keeping you in my prayers.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Lorraine A said...

this image always makes me smile, super cute card Sue :-)

Lols x x x

nwilliams6 said...

Sparkly and fun! WHat a totally CUTE scene here. The snow is wonderful on here - hoping we get some this year. Hugz!