Monday, August 17, 2015


Today starts a new Challenge # 201 at House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.

We'd like to thank everyone who played along with us
to celebrate our 200th Challenge.
Winners of the sponsored AND team prizes will be announced on

Our talented teammate Pauline is our Hostess
and she has chosen the theme

(You always have the option of anything goes for any of our challenges)

This challenge runs through August 29th at midnight EST.

Stamps - House Mouse Designs-Sleeping Under Flowers
Violet Border - Old Penny Black - Violets 1852K
Papers- Wild Rose Studio
Dies - Spellbinders Grand dies
Yellow Stickles
Colored with Copics
Ribbons from my stash
Kaiser pearls

Our Generous Sponsors are

Winner will receive a Fabulous $20 Value Reward Card
(Winner must be a USA Resident, it's Territories and, or, Canada) 
  STAMPENDOUS! is the next company manufacturing our beloved House-Mouse Design StampsHouse-Mouse Designs® stamps can also be purchased at:
 For more inspiration and challenges, check out our official Blog HERE.

2nd generous sponsor is 

Pizzazz Aplenty
  Winner will get a surprise package of embellishments from Pizzazz Aplenty (of Judy's choiuce(, worth $15.00.

 Pizzazz Aplenty is the place for embellishments of all kinds... Flat-back Pearls and Rhinestones, Charms, Ribbons, Laces, Twine, Flowers, Stickpins, Beads, and more.  

 Pizzazz Aplenty is generously offering a random prize package of goodies worth $15.00, (surprise package is of Judy's choice).  

And a third bonus prize
generously offered by our hostess for this challenge, Pauline.

Awesome prize for a lucky player, thanks Pauline.

Three wonderful prizes.  But, you gotta play to win.  So check out the fabulous inspiration over at the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge by our design team and our
guest designers.  We love to visit you to see what you come up with!

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


Donna Hanley said...

You used my two favorite colors and one of my favorite HM images to make a gorgeous card. I love every inch of this one, Sue. Hope you are staying some what cool up there. If we hit 90° again today it will be an official heat wave. I'm ready for fall. Enjoy the day.

Diane said...

What a cute easel card Sue, the lacey edges are gorgeous and so is that adorable mousey !!

hugs Diane xx

Cheryl W. said...

Awwww...this card is just so sweet. The gentle colors perfectly reflect the gentle little scene. Love it!

Dr Sonia S V said...

The die cuts you have used look so beautiful Sue and love your image
Dr Sonia
Cards Crafts Kids Projects

*Vicki* said...

This is really beautiful!! Love the pretty ribbon to soften it up and I love the card design layout here Sue! Very sweet image! ;) HUGS

Sue said...

Now that is just perfect. I love everything about it.

Hope you've had a good start to the week. Sue

KarinsArtScrap said...

what a gorgeous card Sue , such beautiful colours and stamp.
Gr Karin

cotnob said...

A beautiful card Sue, such a sweet image and fabulous design, lovely delicate die cut details.

Dorte said...

Beautiful and so very very sweet, Sue, love the soft look,
hugs Dorte

Sue said...

Gorgeous card Sue, I love the sweet image and your design is stunning.
hugs Sue xx

Donna Ellis said...

Oh oh OHHHHH! Gorgeous, darling, pretty, sweet and your trademark bright colors! Love your card design and everything about it!

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Sue :-) the little mouse is super cute and i love the colours and shape, very pretty and the papers are perfect too! :-)

Lols x x x

Christine said...

Hi Sue Love this cute sweet image & coloured to perfection..great easel card fab take on the chall theme.

smiles Christine x

cuilliesocks said...

Hello Sue, what a gorgeous card, love your colour theme and the image is so lovely. Terrific easel design, love it, hugs Kate x

Beth Brovold said...

Oh Sue this is gorgeous...the clean white background is the perfect backdrop for this beautiful scene that you have created!! Your colouring is fabulous...that sky is phenomenal and the way that you carried the flowers to the inside...perfect! Have a most wonderful week Sue!
Take care,

Carol L said...

Ahh yes....this is my favorite color combination and you've used it beautifully to create this beautiful card! I love the ribbon, the sentiment, and of course the beautiful coloring of this image! I think I can almost smell the flowers :)

Heather said...

A gorgeous easel card Sue, such fabulous colour combo, pretty papers and stunning die-cut borders..........I love the cute image and so beautifully coloured!!

Heather xx

nwilliams6 said...

Precious Sue! Love the colors, the image and the framing. A fab card. Hugz