Monday, June 8, 2015

House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge #196 - Holidays

A new challenge begins today at the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.  Our fabuously talented teammate, Heather, has chosen the theme for this Challenge # 196 and it is:

You also always have the option of Any Thing Goes for all our Challenges.

In a few short weeks, here in the US we will be celebrating
our Independence Day, so that is the holiday I chose for my 
card this week.

Stamp - House Mouse Designs - Star Spangled Mice (HMCW01) Stampendous
Sentiment- Old Stamp Affair
Papers - DCWV old summer stack
Card is made from Spellbinders Grand die
Copy of the Declaration of Independence
from the internet, sponged with Vintage Photo 
Distress ink
White embossing powder for sentiment
Cuttlebug embossing folder cut from Navy
paper, swiped with white ink
Stars cut from gold glitter paper with a Spellbinders die set
Gold Stickles on the star background
Colored with Copics


We are super happy and very proud to welcome back the wonderful, the One and ONLY, the Official Mousey Family...
Offering one Lucky player a $20 Gift Certificate to HMD.

Simon Says Stamp 
We are very happy to welcome back Heidi and Simon Says Stamp!! 
Winner will receive a RANDOM ASSORTMENT of some of their Premium Dye Ink Pads
 Simon Says Stamp has over 100,000+ items in stock along with the latest and greatest releases from Magnolia, Whiff of Joy, Tim Holtz, Spellbinders, Copics, House-Mouse Designs and so much more.  With such an amazing variety and awesome deals on shipping, it’s always good timing to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp store! 

The design team has come up with some fabulous inspiration.  Please stop over
and check out the post.  We would love to have you join us.  Love to visit you to see what you come up with.

You have until Saturday, June 20th at midnight to enter a card.

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


America said...

Hi Sue. What an AMAZING combo of patriotic elements for a gorgeous layered design! Lovin it all! GREAT work Teamie! :)

Beth Brovold said...

Sue this is fabulous...your patriotic little guys are coloured flawlessly...gorgeous card design!! You and America both have that WOW factor going for this challenge!!!! Have a great day Sue!
Take care,

KarinsArtScrap said...

it's a gorgeous card Sue and a great design.
Gr Karin

Diane said...

Fabulous Sue, great design !!

hugs Diane xx

cotnob said...

A stunning card Sue, so many wonderful details and fabulous image.

*Vicki* said...

WOW!! This is absolutely gorgeous Sue!! LOVE the patriot style of this card and that image is just adorable!! I love it! :)

froebelsternchen said...

What an exclusive card Sue! Perfection always here!

Sue said...

Fab card for your special day.

Hope you have had a nice day. sue

Christine said...

AWESOME cute take on the Holiday theme girlfriend, this super sweet mousey creation is perfect with its gorgeous colouring & embellies love it teamie.

smiles Christine x

Sue said...

Awwww such a sweet image. Stunning colouring and wonderful design.
hugs Sue xx

cuilliesocks said...

Great image Sue, the mouses are so cute, just perfect for July 4th. Hugs Kate x

Heather said...

A fabulous patriotic card Sue, a lovely design with a beautiful coloured adorable image and wonderful details - I love the copy of the 'Declaration of Independence', gorgeous gold stars and a fantastic inked sentiment!!

Heather xx

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Sue :-) such a cute image and I love all the thought behind this, the navy embossed elements and declaration are really fabulous details, and the sentiment inside is perfect too :-)

Lols x x x

April said...

Oh how cute! I just love your card!

Cheryl W. said...

This is an amazing card, Sue! The strong, bright colors and super cute image are fabulous. It truly captures the essence of Independence Day!

Snoopy said...

This card is dy-no-mite! Love all the glittery details and that coloring and shading is fabulous!

Snoopy :D