Monday, September 28, 2015

House Mouse Challenge #204-"Fall/Halloween"!

Good Monday morning dear blogging friends...and how was your weekend!!

Today at House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge we being a brand new challenge...hosted by our most wonderful Sue Kment!  Sue has chosen "Fall/Halloween" as her theme for the next two weeks...as always you have the option of "Anything Goes"!

So I went with a Halloween card for this one!

Here is what I came up with...
please click on the first image for a closer view/slideshow...
I made an easel style card...
DP is from my stash...I added chicken wire then my image matted on black...
I had some difficulties photographing for some reason...my camera is broken and my phone didn't want to take this first one very clearly...
 this sweet image is "Dino Treats" HMLR1041...
coloured with my copics...
 how cute are these charms??!!...
 the inside...
stamp is Hero Arts...
 
 
And that is my Halloween card...time for you to check out the fabulous makes of my talented Mousey Sisters!!!  Hop on over to House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge!
 
Our most wonderful sponsors for this challenge are...
 

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Winner will receive a $12 voucher to shop at  Di's DigiStamps 
 2nd generous sponsor is 

PIZZAZZ  APLENTY
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  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).



*** A NEW way to WIN a Mousey Prize***

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House-Mouse Designs®, "Pumpkin Carving" #HMR43,

 manufactured in the USA by Stampendous!


(Natascha and America have both used this stamp on their samples this challenge)


These mischievous mice get into everything, don't they?  Isn't it adorable??


 
 
 
Until next time...thank you for taking the time to stop by!!  Your visits and comments are SO very much appreciated!!!

Mousey Hugs,
 





Sunday, September 27, 2015

Midway Reminder and a DT Call at Simply Magnolia-"CAS or Fully Loaded"!!

Good Sunday morning dear blogging friends!!

Hope that you're enjoying a wonderful weekend!

Today is Team Glamour's turn to show you our creations for Simply Magnolia's "CAS or Fully Loaded and a DT Call" challenge...our randomly picked winner will receive a "mystery" prize from our most wonderful leader Nicola!!! 

Okay so who can guess which style I chose...no brainer right...of course I chose "Fully Loaded"!!!!  I DO need lots of storage containers for my LARGE collection of embellies...what better way to store them then in something with sweet Tilda on it!!!

Here is what I came up with...
please click on the first image for a closer view/slideshow...
I stained a wooden suitcase with Tattered Angels fine glitter paint...
then cut a matt from some Maja paper using Go Kreate #360020 and trimmed it with some gathered tulle...
I ran some gathered tulle around the bottom of the box as well...
I have been wanting to use my new Rocking Horse template from Sandra's Scrapshop...
 and this is "I Give You a Rose Tilda" from the Sakura 2015 collection...
coloured with my copics...
 
 this sweet rocking horse that I cut using kraft paper works up so quickly...
I LOVE it Sandra...
 I decorated the neck with shabby seam binding, berry cluster, stick pin with beads and two charms...
 larger charms tied on to handle and decorated with berry cluster...
 the back...
flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts...
 
So now it's time for you to check out the fabulous makes of my talented team mates...then come on and join in for a chance at a "mystery" prize from Nicola!! 
 
All materials are listed/linked above.
 
Challenges I wish to enter:
All About Magnolia-Challenge #6 "Not a Card"
Magnolia-licious-"Use Kraft Paper"
 
Until next time...thank you for taking the time to stop by!!  Your visits and comments are SO very much appreciated!!!
 


 


Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Midweek Magnolias Challenge #123-"Christmas is Coming"!!

Good Wednesday morning crafty friends!!

Today at Midweek Magnolias we begin a brand new challenge...as always our most wonderful sponsor is Magnolia Sweden!!  With Christmas just around the corner what better time for us to begin wading through our Christmas card list!

I so love the look of a white Christmas card but do find them a bit of a challenge...so I decided to tackle one!!

Here is what I came up with...
please click on the first image for a closer view/slideshow...
the base was cut using Go Kreate #360030...
layered with cheesecloth, matt embossed using Cuttlebug Snowflakes embossing folder...
 this darling Tilda is "It's Cold Outside Tilda" from the Waiting for Christmas 2014 collection...
coloured with my distress inks...
dusted with Chunky White Frantage...
I bought some new 3D White Frantage that I used at her feet...love it...but I think I've covered up much of it with the cheesecloth...
decorated with pearls and Glamour Dust...
buttons are covered with Glossy Accents...
trees are cut using Dee's Distinctively Small & Large dies... 
  diamante snow flake stick pin is decorated with shabby white seam binding and white pine cone charms...
 snow flakes are made using Crealies Creative Flowers CL CF #18...
 banner is by Spellbinders stamped using Stampingbella "merry Christmas"...
 I matted the sentiment matt over chessecloth...
stamp is Hero Arts...
 
And that is my white Christmas card!!  Won't you hop on over to check out my teamies gorgeous Christmas creations then get busy and join us!!!
 
All materials are listed/linked above.
 
Challenges I wish to enter:
Time for Magnolia Christmas-Challenge #100 "White Christmas"
Creative Fingers-Challenge #93 "Anything Goes"
 
Until next time...thank you for taking the time to stop by!!  Your visits and comments are SO very much appreciated!!!
 

 


Monday, September 21, 2015

Marvelous Magnolia Challenge #102-"Anything Goes"

Good Monday morning dear blogging friends!!

I hope that everyone had a wonderful weekend!

Today at Marvelous Magnolia we begin a brand new challenge AND yes it is once again "Anything Goes"...I DO LOVE this challenge theme!!  AND we have the FABULOUS Magnolia-licious as our sponsor!!!! 

Two of my DILs have birthdays in September and I didn't have any in my stash so a birthday card it is!!

Here is what I came up with...
please click on the first image for a closer view/slideshow...
I made a simple gate fold style...
DP is from my stash...
beaded ribbon/pearl lace is from Live and Love Crafts...
 Tilda is mounted on a matt cut using Spellbinders Floral Ovals...
 close up of "Little Miss Tilda" from the Sakura 2015 collection...
coloured with my copics...
dusted with Shabby Pink Frantage...
 I love this cute little hanger charm (from The Funkie Junkie) anchoring the two computer generated sentiment banners...
 flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts...
the beaded berries are from Live and Love Crafts...
 I inked up this chipboard frame using Victorian Velvet and Shaded Lilac distress inks...
 the inside...
"Happy Birthday" is Hero Arts...
lace is from Live and Love...
 
And that is a birthday card finished!  Time for you to hop on over to Marvelous Magnolia and check out the fabulous projects that my very talented teamies have to show you!!!
 
All materials are listed/linked above.
 
Challenges I wish to enter:
Boutique Magnolia-Challenge #29 "Girly Things"
Time for Magnolia-Challenge #99 "Bingo" I have everything but butterflies
 
Until next time...thank you for taking the time to stop by!!  Your visits and comments are SO very much appreciated!!!
 

 

 


Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Midway at Midweek Magnolias Challenge #122-"Anything Goes"!!

Good Wednesday morning dear crafty friends!!

I hope that everyone is having a good week so far!

Today is the midway point at Midweek Magnolias "Anything Goes" challenge...you still have another week to inspire us!  As always our wonderful sponsor is Magnolia Sweden!!!

Here is what I came up with...
please click on the first image for a closer view/slideshow...
I made another little purse to store embellies in...
DP is Teresa Collins...
 and here is "Tilda with Kneesocks" from the Sakura 2015 collection...
coloured with distress inks...
cut out using Spellbinders Large Classic Ovals
framed with pink ruffled ribbon and ribbon w/flower appliques...
 side view...
 back view...
 butterfly is cut using DP and Joy Crafts #6002/0381...
decorated with a wooden clothes pin that I Frantaged...
wooden heart decorated with Wild Orchid flowers... 
 
Time for you to hop on over to Midweek Magnolias and check out the gorgeous projects that my very talented team mates have to show you!!
 
All materials are listed linked above.
 
Challenges I wish to enter:
All About Magnolia-Challenge #6 "Not a Card"
Boutique Magnolia-Challenge #29 "Girly Things"
Time for Magnolia-Challenge #99 "Bingo"-I think I have a little bit of everything except kraft
 
Until next time...thank you for taking the time to stop by!!  Your visits and comments are SO very much appreciated!!!
 

 





Monday, September 14, 2015

House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge-Challenge #203 "Bingo"!

Good Monday morning dear blogging friends!!

Today at House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge we begin a brand new challenge...hosted by our fabulous Sue Drees!!  Sue has chosen "Bingo" as her theme for the next two weeks...as always you have the option of "Anything Goes"!

It was time for me to replenish my tag stash SO...

Here is what I came up with...
please click on the first image for a closer view/slideshow...
tag was cut using Tim Holtz tag die...
my tag represents a Full House...
 this Mousey darling is "Making Prints" HMQ12...
coloured with my copics...
cut out and mounted on yellow mesh...DP has fall leaves...
 "Thank You" is a Kraftin' Kimmie set...
small tag cut using  Marvy tag punch and embossed using Cuttlebug "Swiss Dots"...
decorated with wooden buttons, twine and pearls...
 yellow leaves are from a Tim Holtz die...
green sprigs are from Magnolia Doohickey Club Kit #6...
flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts...
 
And that is my "Full House" Bingo card!  Won't you hop on over to check out the fabulous creations that my Mousey teamies have to inspire you with!!
 
All materials are listed/linked above.
 
Here is the "Bingo" card that Sue has provided for us and we have THREE wonderful prizes...
 
Choose any line across, up, down, or diagonal
and use those  3 items on your card/project. It's ok to use
more, but at least three in one row or diagonal is
the challenge.



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Until next time...thank you taking the time to stop by!!  Your visits and comments are SO very much appreciated!!!
 
Mousey Hugs!!