Monday, April 11, 2016


Time for a new challenge at House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge. 
Before we get started with the details of the new challenge, I would like to thank everyone who commented on the two cards I shared
for the Stampendous, House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge joint Blog Hop.

The winner of the sweet little mouse in the mug stamp is:
April - Stampwilly Designs
April, if you will email me at with your full name and
mailing address as it should appear on the mailing label, I will get the stamp right out to you. 
Our talented teammate, Snoopy, has chosen the theme for Challenge # 217


Use a House Mouse, Gruffie or Happy Hopper image and join the fun.
You always have the option of using the anything goes theme on your card/project
for any of our challenges.

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Since we have a water garden in our yard,( complete with frogs too),
 I decided to go with this adorable stamp.

Double Z Fold Card
click on any photo to see enlarged

Close up of stamped image

Card closed for mailing.

Stamp - Stampendous-Pond Song
Papers - 12x12 paper stack, gingham and dots Walmart
Sentiment - dollar bin
Flowers - Memory Box Die
Green fern and leaves on Z Strip - Sizzix die
Colored with Copics

Hope you will pop over to the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge blog and check out
the wonderful inspiration by our talented design team.

Then, get busy and post an entry for this challenge.  We love to visit and see
what you come up with.  

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


Diane said...

Fabulous card Sue and so colourful. Only done this card shape once myself, but really love yours !!

hugs Diane xx

KarinsArtScrap said...

it's a beautiful and great shape card Sue.

gr karin

Beth Brovold said...

What a lovely feast for these winter tired eyes...more snow last night followed by rain...a slushy MESS this morning...UGHHH!!! Sue that image is absolutely adorable and so beautifully it an oldie or new??? I LOVE the card design...your colour choice is divine! Have a most wonderful day Sue!
Take care,

cuilliesocks said...

Hi Sue, you've got a fabulous card here, I love the gorgeous colour combo, and the image and card style are wonderful.
Did you notice I've got candy to give away, I'd be delighted if you wanted to enter for it as I will post overseas, Kate x

Unknown said...

Nothing says garden like the lush green colors you've used and I'm so thrilled you made a water garden. I love the sweet image and your beautiful design and embellishments. Thank you sweet teamie for bringing this challenge to a whole new level!

Snoopy :D

Sandra H said...

Absolutely stunning x

Sue said...

Hi Sue, Loving the card.

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

Thanks for your kind comments on my blog. Sue

Donna Hanley said...

Here you are with your springtime thoughts again. I wish your thoughts could actually change the weather. LOL This card is so darling. I love the combo of blues and greens. Your grass and flowers really come to life here. Have a fantastic week.

cotnob said...

A super card Sue, such a fabulous image and brilliant design - lovely spring colours.

Whisper said...

Ooooo what a stunning design and adorable image too, Luv Sam x

Lorraine A said...

LOVE this card Sue :-) the little mousie image is adorable and I love the folds and the papers, the whole design is gorgeous :-)

Lols x x x

Dorte said...

Beautiful Z fold card , Sue....cute image and a lovely colour combo. I'm looking forward to do some gardening ;)
hugs Dorte