Monday, June 07, 2010

House Mouse & Friends Monday Challenge #71 & BlogHop GRAND PRIZE WINNER Announcement

Hello and welcome to Monday!
Blogger had access issues in the USA today, but thankfully, those issues are resolved now Im finally able to share the following House Mouse & Friends news with you:

FIRST; OUR Design Team is super excited by the amount of response with our first ever BLOG HOP at House Mouse & Friends Monday Challenge. THANK YOU ALL for playing along with us and making this HOP a huge success. All of our chosen hidden candy winners have been randomly selected and announced on the main BLOG and on the DT's blogs where the candy was hidden.  So check them out to see if you have won any of the prizes!!! Our GRAND PRIZE WINNER ...... is random number #25, which belongs to challenge entry by..... CHARLENE of!!!!   CONGRATULATIONS Charlene!!!! We hope you will enjoy your PRIZES and we cant wait to see what you create with these goodies. :) To claim your PRIZE, please contact me at!

NEXT, You might want check out our next challenge being Sponsored by SIMON SAYS STAMP Store.  Fabulous Heidi from SSSS is giving away a House Mouse Stamp of Choice to one lucky winner from this new challenge. So come play along. :)

So what's the challenge?? We are going with a **SWEET** theme for Challenge #71. So create a card or project that is "Sweet" and be sure to use at least one House Mouse & Friends Image on your creation. When uploading your work to on-line galleries, please include a link back to the challenge at HM&F MC.
Here is my take using this week's CCEE Sketch #CCEE1022 found HERE:
Stamps: Stampabilities, House Mouse Designs, "Raccoon Helpers", featuring Muzzy, Mudpie & Friend, #HMKR1014, from Year 2003 & a sentiment from Studio G Clear $1 Stamps.
Paper: SU Pinks, White CS, Festive Bday DP
INK: Memento Black, Gel Markers, SU White Signo Gel Pen, Copics & Marvy LePlume Markers
Accessories: Spellbinders, Ribbons, Martha Stewart Punch, Stampin' Up! Oval Punch, Fiskars Corrugator, Silver Adhesive Dots
Technique: Sponging, Corrugating

Thanks for Looking & Happy House Mouse Creating! :)


  1. Very cute.....had to laugh when I saw the raccoon...they have been dring us nuts here, maybe I need a few mice with a bucket of ice cream to lure then the card!!

  2. Oh my America this is soooo fabulous, I can't even pick out things I like in this creation cause I LOVE ALL of it!!! ADORABLE!!!

  3. This is so cute America.Fabulous coloring.

  4. Aww! This is an amazing card. Love it. This image ist yummi and the layout is so well choosen!

    Hugs, Natascha

  5. Hi America
    totally gorgeous card, awesome colouring, fabby layout, glad you managed to get on line hun, scoopy.x

  6. Hi Huni, gorgeous card, as usual, fantastic colouring of that adorable image, love that little raccoon!!
    The corrugated paper adds loads of lovely dimension.
    hugs Heather xx

  7. What a gorgeous card America,i love your image and your papers.

    Hugs Riet.xx

  8. Sweet, no pun intended. Love that cute raccoon! I'm still pinching myself...I rarely win anything! Thanks soooo to make a sweet card myself!

  9. American, love this little scene with the racoon, so much that I recently purchased this stamp but haven't ink it up yet. Love all the bright colors you used and your coloring of the critters is wonderful.

    I know how much time and effort you put into the blog hop and wanted to say what a great job you did.........thanks.

    Sue Drees

  10. Hi America are you rested up yet??? thanks for the awesome job you & Mary did on the blog this fab creation..I have something on my blog if you would like to collect it.

    Big Hugs GF Christine xx

  11. Oh how sweet America!! Love your coloring and design!! This is adorable!!


  12. This is ADORABLE!!! Such a Fun card