Monday, June 25, 2018


 A new challenge #269 begins today at the


Our talented teammate, Lorraine is our Hostess  : 
Anything Goes 
 Please use any House-Mouse, Happy Hopper or Gruffie image 

OR Optional theme 

"Back To School"
(anything SCHOOL themed) 

Stamps - Bearied in Paperwork (2007)
Sentiment stamps - My Favorite Things-
chalkboard greetings too

Generous SPONSORS for this challenge are

We are very happy to welcome back Heidi and her team at Simon Says Stamp!

Winner will receive a RANDOM ASSORTMENT of Premium Dye Ink Pads

Simon Says Stamp has been in business since 2002, offering you the best selection of Rubber Stamps, Altered Art, Scrapbooking, Artist Trading Cards and Paper Crafting Supplies in the world. Stock includes over 100,000+ items along with the latest and greatest releases from the Simon Says Stamp brand Hero Arts, Tim Holtz, Lawn Fawn, 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!

Second Generous Sponsor is 

Winner will receive a Fabulous $20 Value Reward Card

Stampendous is now the official rubber stamp licensee of House-Mouse Designs®.  Visit the store at 

For lots more inspiration from Stampendous, be sure to check out their other sites; STAMPENDOUS! Blog,  
Find Stampendous! on Pinterest and Facebook.  

Many thanks to our generous sponsors for their continued support..

The design team has come up with some great inspiration for this challenge.

  So, scurry on over to the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge blog
and check them out, then get busy and enter a card of your own.
  2 Wonderful prizes on offer.

Please remember, you must use a House Mouse Design image on your entry.
Challenge # 269 runs through Saturday July 7th at midnight EST.
We love to visit  you to see what you come up with to inspire us!!

Thanks for stopping by today, have a good one, until later.......


cotnob said...

A fabulous card Sue, I love your image and great design.
My eldest has just qualified to be a teacher.
Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob

Barbara Godden said...

Super cute image, beautifully colour and a fantastic card design,

Sue said...

Hi Sue, That's a fab card.

Hope you are having a nice day. Sue

cuilliesocks said...

Fabulous card Sue, love the image, and the inside and sentiment are brilliant, Kate x

Donna Ellis said...

Oh, Sue, this is the cutest little student ever! I love your encouraging comments while he is buried up to his neck in studies. Beautiful colors, and such a wonderful design! hugs, de

*Vicki* said...

Gruffie is one my fave images! Love him in the pile of papers here! Such a fun card and a great idea! TFS! HUGS

Lorraine A said...

aww Gruffie, my al time favorite bear, love him ;-) the whole design of this is adorable and I love the inside too, what a great sentiment1 PERFECT!! :-)

Lols x x x

Sandra H said...

Gorgeous and so created is your card love the image too!

aussie aNNie said...

Sue this is just adorable, loving everything about thes Gruffie

Dorte said...

Super cute image, Sue, I just love this Gruffie...fab colouring. Great design and a super sentiment. Perfect card for the challenge theme,
hugs Dorte

Christine said...

Hi Sue super creative using this gruffie image perfect Back to School card, great design love the sentiment fab embellishment ..

mousey hugs Christine x

Diane said...

He maybe capable of wonderful things Sue, but boy he sure needs to sort his paper work !! Great card as always sweetie !!

hugs Diane xx

downrightcrafty said...

super card super design
hugs Kate xx

froebelsternchen said...

So cute AND BEAUTIFUL designed Sue!