Monday, October 24, 2011

It's a *FALL* theme at House-Mouse & Friends Monday Challenge

 Happy Monday! Welcome back to my blog!
It's time for Challenge #107 at House-Mouse & Friends Monday Challenge!!

Our awesome Teamie Sue Kment, is hosting the challenge and she has chosen *FALL* as out theme!  How perfect for this time of year, heh??

Here is my Fall/Autumn take....
 Im showing two views of this card since the lighting wasnt the best... 
This image is so darn cute and I loved it with rusty AUTUMN colors.  :)

STAMPS:  Stampabilities, House-Mouse Designs, "Planting Catnip", #HMJR1084
INK:  Tuxedo Black by Memento, Coffee Bean Brilliance Archival Pigment Ink, Copics, BLUE Studio G Acid Free INK (for Sponging Panels)
PAPER: Bazzill Textured Brown,. Cream CS, SU Blue
ACCESSORIES: Martha Stewart Punches, Spellbinders, Cuttlebug EF, Prima Flowers, Silver Cording, Leaf Charms, Stickles Glitter, Mocha Ultrafine Glitter, Ribbons
Techniques:  Sponging, Dry Embossing

*We're looking for NEW GUEST DESIGNERS at HM&F MC!*
 Will it be you?? If you love using House-Mouse & Friends stamps as much as we do, then we are looking for you to join us!!!  To be considered for a future Guest Spot with our fabulous Design Team, all you have to do to is create a card for this challenge and add  * GDT * at the end of your entry name when you submit your card !  The Design Team will then take a vote (Nov 6th). The entries with the most votes will be contacted directly to be offered a Guest Spot !!  Sounds easy, right?  So don't delay & get creating to be considered!  We cant wait to see what you'll come up with!

***Our Challenge SPONSORS***
This week we are proudly welcoming back three GREAT Sponsors;

1. My Creative Classroom
Offering One Free Class of Your Choice
Offering 3 Free Digi Stamps Sets of your Choice

Offering a $10 Embellishment Gift Package

FUN prizes, heh?? Come play along with us and start by stopping by the House-Mouse & Friends Monday Challenge BLOG to get inspired by all the gorgeous designs created by the Mousie Team!

There is lots of GREAT info waiting for ya that includes info on how you might win another SUPER FAB PRIZE of HOUSE-MOUSE STAMPS!!! Check it out ---> HERE.

***I'd also like to enter this HM&F card into the Following Challenges***

Basic Grey Challenge -- Autumn/Fall/Halloween 
C.R.A.F.T -- Autumn/Fall 
Charisma Cardz -- Embossing 
City Crafter -- Harvest Festival 
Colour Me Creative Copics -- Fun Halloween/Fall coloring 
Die Cut Dreams -- So Charming  
  Little Red Waggon -- Autumn    
Make It Monday -- Anything Goes
One stitch at a Time  --   Emboss it 
One Stop Craft -- No Designer paper
  Quirky Crafts -- Autumn Leaves
Sweet Stamps  -- Lots of Layers 
The Paper Shelter -- Harvest 
Top Tip Tuesday  -- Layer It 
Totally Paper Crafts -- Layers upon Layers
Thanks so much for stopping by. I love hearing from you!!!! :)


  1. Hello America!! WOWZER!! Your card is so gorgeous hun!! Love the amazing layers and details in your work! The flowers and colors are stunning too!!! Beautiful work!! :)

  2. I love HouseMouse-images! And your card is really great!
    Thank you for sharing this with us at stamps&fun=CREATIVITY.

  3. verry stunning card!!!! love the deatails!!
    xx petra

  4. A beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at DCD.
    Chris x

  5. WOW, America, love the colors you used on this Fall card! That stamp is so cute too. Beautiful flowers and super coloring, just wonderful!


  6. Your card is as cute as can be. I love the warm colors and the flowers.

  7. So beautiful card,I love the image and the colours.
    So gorgeous papers and the details.

    Hugs Riet.xx

  8. Gorgeous card America :-) the image is just sooo cute and the colours and flowers are beautiful :-)

    Lols x x x

  9. oops ,, thanks for joining us on the TPC :-) xx

  10. Wow America this is one stunning fall creation gorgeous leaves great layout love it all.

    smiles GF Christine x

    best say thanks for sharing at DCD chall this time..

  11. beautiful card america.

    greetings karin

  12. A very lovely card and the image is adorable. Thanks for joining us in our harvest challenge over at TPS challenges.
    Love n hugs

  13. Gorgeous card, love that cute image and lovely embellies. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter.
    Hugs Debs

  14. I just love house mouse and this is a gorgeous card! Thank you so much for joining Quirky Craft's Autumn Leaves Challenge, don't forget to pop back and vote!!

  15. what a lovely card, great embellies!!! thanks so much for playing along at the City Crafter challenge blog!!!!

  16. WOW!! America, this is just stunning. Beautiful colours and very cute image...gorgeous.

    Thanks for sharing with us at ‘Make it Monday’

    Luv CHRISSYxx

    Don’t forget. .if you leave a comment on another entrant, mention that you saw their card on ‘Make it Monday’ for a chance at second prize.. the more you comment on and mention MIM, the more chances at winning second prize.

  17. AWWW America this is totally ADORABLE, all your details look amazing hun!!!!

  18. WOW!! Your card is so amazing.. I just love House-mouse stamps. Thanks so much for playing along with us at CCCB!

  19. Oh America I just love all your HM cards!!! They are so cute and this one is no exception! My kittie would love to snoop around that little mouse! Love all your amazing layers and the embellies!!! Hope you have a great week!

  20. So SWEET and LOVELY! Thanks so much for joining in this week at CCCB!

  21. Super adorable, thanks for playing along with us at CCCB!

  22. Hello there .love the house mouse image and the Autumn hues .Superb flower arrangements
    Thanks for sharing on make it Monday

  23. OMG!! you couldnt get any more adorable then this! So cute! Fab team up with the paper and gorgeous colours. I saw your card on ‘Make it Monday’
    hugs. Hlora. xxx

  24. Awww... this is so lovely! adorable stamps ... thanks so much for sharing with us at CCCB

  25. you know i am a fan of yours anyway - fantastic card thank you for joiniong us at tp this week x

  26. Hi hun
    a totally gorgeous card, awesome colouring as always, beautiful embelies, sue,x

  27. super duper cute and that catnip he's planting..LOL. Your die cuts are fantastic and the layering is gorgeous. So many wonderful elements to enjoy here. :)
    Thank you so much for joining us at Make It Monday and Top Tip Tuesday.
    Good luck to you...
    Lisa xx

  28. WOW!!!. This is super STUNNING America.. Saw this on MIM..Loz

  29. My goodness... this is fabulous... LOVE your image and the florals are a knockout!!!

  30. Just beautiful America. I love the flowers and framing. Yet another house mouse I have not seen before. Beautiful.

  31. Gorgeous card love the colours and design.
    Thank you for joining us at C.R.A.F.T Challenge this week with this wonderful creation.
    Betty x

    GDT for October at C.R.A.F.T

  32. Beautiful autumnal colours and a stunning card.

    Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week, and good luck.

  33. So gorgeous and I love all the details as well as the very cute image! Thanks so much for joining us at Quirky crafts this week!

  34. Such a sweet and cute Fall card.
    Beautiful design.
    Thanks for join us at CMC Copic challenge.

  35. Beautiful card and stunning flowers. :)

    Thanks so much for playing at Charisma Cardz this week,



  36. Stunning card. Love all those luscious flowers and your images is just too cute.

    Thanks for joining us at CMC Copic Challenge and good luck. xx

  37. Very nice card - love the embellishments. Thanks for joining stampfuncreativity.

  38. Gorgeous creation America, thanks for joining Die Cut Dreams challenge, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

  39. America, your card is great. Wanted to see if you got my email about the last House Mouse challenge. Thanks.

  40. Soo sweet. The flowers are adorable too !
    Thanks for sharing with us at One Stitch At A Time for our embossing challenge.
    Good Luck !!
    Hope to see you back next week :O)

    Choccy x

  41. Gorgeous flowers, great colors! Saw this in Make it Monday.

  42. Adorable card, I love all the details,
    thanks for joining in with our emboss it challenge this week over at OSAAT and good luck Julie DT

  43. Thanks for playing along with Heart 2 Heart but your link will be removed as all projects must include Close To My Heart products.

  44. beautiful card. love it

    thanks for joining us over at OSAAT, hope you join us next time too.

    my little scrappingcorner
    DT One Stitch At A Time

  45. totally awesome detail many layers of loveliness

  46. Fab cute card darling
    Thanks for joining us at the "Die cut Dreams challenge" this time
    Hugs Susie Sugar & Karen xx

  47. America- Fiund your blog through SCS... looking back at your amazing work, and have a question... How do you use a nestie to cut a shape but lave one part uncut (like the seed packet on this card, or the motorcycle wheel on a recent previous card)