Monday, March 14, 2011

House-Mouse & Friends Monday Challenge #91 - Welcome Spring!!!

Hello and welcome back to my blog. Sorry its been so long since my last post.

It is time for another fun challenge at House-Mouse & Friends Monday Challenge Blog! Our fabulously talented DT Member Mary Giemza (whop is taking a break while she moves), and is our host this time, wants to see us creating projects to Welcome Spring. So come and join us using your House Mouse, Gruffies, or Happy Hoppers. We love visiting your blogs to see your great HM&F creations. There is a FUN prize from Simon Says Stamp that we will offer to one lucky winner. So come and play along HERE.

Here is my HAPPY SPRING take:
CARD RECIPE:
Stamps: Stampabilities, Gruffies by Jareckie Designs, called: "Digging Up Dirt", #OR1040, featuring Pebble and Booda from 2007. The Sentiment is from Studio G clear stamps.
PAPER: Spring Glitter Designer Collection, White CS, SU Blue CS
INK: Memento Black, Copics, Whispers Archival Black
ACCESSORIES:  Spellbinders, CM Circle Punches, CB EF, Silver Pearls, Silver Flower Pot & Shovel Charms, Silver Cording, Ribbon

I'm also entering my SPRING card into the following challenges:
DYSU chall 10 Layers;  By the Cute &Girly - Springtime;   Stampin' Sisters: treasures ;   Belli Challenge -#112 Animals;   Stamping for the Weekend-#5 Spring;   The Pink Elephant-#95 Spring time;   Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes;   Sarah Hurley-#33 Flowers;  Whoopsie Daisy-flowers;   For Fun Challenges - Spring

Thanks for stopping by today. I enjoy hearing from you!
America

37 comments:

Sue said...

Hi ya hun
aww totally adorable card, awesome colouring as always, luv the image, beautiful papers & embelies, sue,x

Wuzim├Ądi said...

Wow, this is a really cute spring-card! I haven't seen these Gruffies before, they're great!
Hugs Michi

Christine said...

Awesome Spring creation great gruffie image, fab papers & your charm is perfect..love it

smiles Christine xx

Rleen said...

Fabulous card! I love the cute image and the colors!
Thank you for sharing with us at the Whoopsi Daisy challenge. Hope to see you again next week challenge!
Hugs, Rleen

Rose said...

America, your work is lovely. I especially like your use of layered dimension. It's been a pleasure reviewing your blog. Thanks so much for visiting my blog and entering my blog candy. I hope you will return often...
big hugs for you...Rose

Joanne (jojot) said...

precious scene....springy colors....wonderful work as usual, my friend....might try to play this week....

Beth said...

Hi America,
So glad to see you joined our challenge at Whoopsi Daisy this week,
love your card and hope you have been doing okay.
Hugs
Beth

Mrs.B said...

Gorgeous card, love all the layers and papers. Great charms!
Avril x

Debbie said...

Such an adorable image, and as always,Your coloring is amazing..

Hugs
Debbie

Thebug415 said...

What a great card. Those bears are great. Thanks for joining us at the Creative Belli Challenge.

Grace said...

Hi America! What an adorable card! I just love these little guys! Your coloring and details are always fantastic! I love your charms too! Thanks for sharing with us at Stampin Sisters in Christ!
hugs,
Grace

Becky said...

Hi America!
Girl you do some fabulous cards, and this is no exception :). Thank you for joining us at Stampin Sisters in Christ.

KarinsArtScrap said...

hi america, your card is great and your sketch is beautiful.
love the colors and the coloring.

greetings karin

Jo said...

Love this card! Great to have you joining in with us this week at DYSU! Hope you come back next week.

Mona E said...

Wonderful card! Looove you colouring. Thanks for joining us at WhoopsiDaisy this week. Hugs...Mona

WencheP said...

It's so pretty, love the image. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.

-Wenche

Riet said...

So gorgeous card<I love the image and the colours.

Hugs Riet.xx

Miranda said...

gorgeous card America, and such a cute image
thanks for joining the DYSU challenge this week
hugs
Miranda

MariLynn said...

So glad that your little Gruffies came out of hibernation to greet spring!! So adorable. I love the colors that you used. The charms really add that special something. Definitely a TREASURE card. Thanks for sharing it with the Stampin' Sisters in Christ. Have a blessed day today!!

Lori Barnett said...

I LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE THIS!!! Thanks a LOT because NOW I NEED this stamp!!! uUUGH!!! And I just LOVE the colors you used. aawwwww...so refreshing!

*Vicki* said...

This is so very sweet America! LOVE your coloring and wonderful Spring papers!! Perfect images!! HUGS

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

So beautifully colored America!! Adorable!! Love all the blue! So springy!! Great design!
hugs,
Chris

Rica said...

Hello my lovely friend - hope all is well in the Kuhn household!!
Fabulous card, your colouring is sensational and those Gruffies are so adorable!! Your choice of colours and papers is just perfect!!
hugs
Heather xx

princesskitten said...

That's darling - love the shapes

kitten DYSU team

Janna said...

Hi America! Such a sweet layers card! Thanks so much for sharing your creativity with us at DYSU this week! Janna

Cindy Haffner said...

Ohh your bears are the SWEETEST!!

Hippieaud (aka Audrey) said...

Very beautiful, love all the layers and the flower paper is so pretty. Great use of the charm too! Thanks so much for playing along this week at WHOOPSI DAISY:)

The Mama Monkey said...

Love those sweet bears and I love the paper you chose! Spring for SURE!

Thanks so much for joining us at SSDS this week!

BettyBee said...

Hi America! It's great to see your work again, and these Gruffies are just adorable! Super cute card for Spring. Thanks for sharing with us at Whoopsi Daisy. Keep in touch :)

Just A Pac Rat said...

Gorgeous card and wonderful colors! Thanks for sharing it with us at SSDS. Good luck with all the challenges.

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tt.scraps said...

What a great card!! I love the way you cut the front and the layering is gorgeous!!! Love the image too! :) Thanks for joining us on SSDS this week - please join again!!!!
Tammy SSDS DT

Lorraine A said...

oh wow !! America this card is gorgeous !! the image is adorable and the charm is perfect !! I LOVE it :-)

luv
Lols x x x

Sue said...

America, what a great Spring card!
Love the colors and those silly bears are so cute, colored beautifully! Hope things have calmed down a little for you.

Hugs
Sue Drees

Denise Marzec said...

{happy sigh}....I totally ADORE these colors and pretty papers! Love the flower pot and shovel charms, too! Total cuteness, girlie. :)

Natascha (nata1984) Germany said...

Hi America!
Your card is so sweet, love this funny image and your shaped card.
Hugs, Natascha

Heidi Brawley said...

OMG!!! This card is soooo adorable. I love the colors you used on it too!!! TFS!!
~Heidi Brawley

Kate said...

This card is beautiful. I love the colours, the papers, the colouring and the little charms, just everything!

Thanks for joining us at By The Cute And Girly, don't forget to stop by tomorrow for the new challenge.

** Kate **