Monday, February 25, 2013

Wings for House-Mouse & Friends Challenge # HMFMC139

Hello Peeps! Welcome back! It's time for a NEW HMFMC CHALLENGE

This is my WINGS take and I'm calling it "Hang In There"...
Card Recipe
Stamps: Stampabilities, House-Mouse Designs, Inc., "Dragon-Flying" from yr 2003.   #HMUR1008 and Featuring Friends.
Paper: Cream Heavy CS, Metallic Striped Gold CS, Designer CS pack (unknown brand)
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black,  Copics & Studio G Green & Gold inks (for sponging)
Accessories: Spellbinder Dies, Flourish Punch, Corner Punch, Gold Half-Pearls, Foam Tape, Diamond and Gold Stickles, Ultrafine Gold Glitter, Satin Ribbon, Lace, Gold Cording  
Techniques: Sponging, Layering

Our mega talented Teamie Heather Gilfoy-Bond, is hosting this next challenge and she has chosen this super fun theme to fly away with;  ***WINGS*** Create anything featuring wings; i.e., Birds, Butterflies, Ladybugs, Dragonflies, etc.... Just use a House-Mouse & Friends, Gruffies or Happy Hoppers image.  Check out the Designers Fab Samples HERE.

We are welcoming back these 3 very special sponsors..

One Lucky Winner will receive a fab $25 Electronic Gift Certificate
good for shopping at House-Mouse Designs online store.

Joanna Sheen LTD.,

JS LTD., is offering a a £10 voucher to One Lucky Winner for spending on the website at (in full or part payment) for some crafting goodies.
and... A Great New online website offering the complete line of HOUSE-MOUSE stamps and SNOOPY stamps! Check them out! 
One Lucky Winner will receive a fab $10 Gift Certificate to H M  STAMPS online shop 

THANK YOU Sponsors for your great generosity!  It's an honor to have you on board! 
I hope you will join the fun!  Just take out your HMD Stamps, create something with wings and enter you fab project at HMFMC for your great chance to win some awesome prizes!  

I would also like to enter my card into the following challenges:
A Gem of A Challenge - Add a Bow
Alphabet Challenge -Anything with wings
Crafty Bloggers Network -Anything Goes
Kreative Stamp Friends Pearls, Lace, Swirls
Dream Valley - Ribbon and Bling
Forever Friends -Animals and/or Butterflies and/or Birds, Bears
Gingerloft - Ribbon and bows
Glitter and Sparkle - Bling it on 
Happy Campers - Favorite stamp (House-Mouse & Friends for me)
Kaboodle Doodles - Bling
Make it Monday -Always Anything Goes
The Pink Elephant Monday Card Challenge - Anything Goes
Crafty Catz-  Dies and Punches

 Thank you for stopping by my little corner of blog-land today!!
I truly appreciate you and enjoy hearing from you. :)
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  1. breath taking again my dear, so beautiful and soft and sparkly and stunning as always just love everything about it
    Hugs Kate xx

  2. Gorgeous card America :-) such a cute image and the details are fabulous ! I love the frame,, so pretty, and the swirls and bow !! WOW !! :-)

    Lols x x x

  3. a gorgeous card America in great colours.

    greetings karin

  4. OOooh how totally scrumptious!! Stunning colouring of the sweet image and what beautiful details.

    Heather xx

  5. stunning card - the colours are just fabulous xx

  6. You sure make the meeces shine with all your pretty embellishments! You are also crazy to be working at 4 am on out post...CRAZY GIRL!

  7. America, love the gold and cream combo. That darling image is so cute and colored beautifully. Love the shine the gold makes with the light on it. Bow is so pretty too. Love it all.


  8. A beautiful card. Thank you for joining us at the creative stamp friends. Doreen

  9. This is such a wonderful card!!
    I need this spellbinders too!

  10. Those cute mice!!! Sweet card. Thanks for joining our bling challenge at Kaboodle Doodles.

  11. Super cute image, America, so perfect for the challenge theme.
    Beautiful bow.
    hugs Dorte

  12. Wow lovely Image,stunning bow & ribbon. Beautiful card.
    Thank you for joining us at Ginger loft with our "Ribbon & Bow" Challenge hugs txx

  13. How beautiful! Wonderful colors and layers on your card.

  14. Love the soft colours. Just stunning. Thank you for joining us over at Crafty Catz. Hugs Nina

  15. This is divine, lovely image, wonderful details, great bow, thanks for playing with us at Gingerloft, blessings Hilde

  16. Your card is absolutely gorgeous, such a cute image :o)

    I am sorry to let you know that you have entered your card into the wrong challenge at Forever Friends and the correct challenge - the monthly 'Animals/Birds/Butterflies' challenge has now closed.

    I hope you will join us again at Forever Friends and enter one of your beautiful projects into either our next Fortnightly or Monthly Challenges.

    Thanks, Diane

  17. such a gorgeous card, love the layout & colours. Thanks for joining us at CraftyCatz!
    Kim x – CraftyCatz DT

  18. Fabulous card, love the cute stamp and the colours. Thank you for joining us at The Crafty Bloggers Network Challenge.

    CBN DT Team

  19. Wow such a stunning card xx Thank you for joining us this week at glitterandsparkle Sam DT xx

  20. Hi hun
    oh wow this is stunning,fab image, luv all the embelies, & frame, its stunning, sue,x

  21. Wow, this one looks very lush!!! Fab image and love the diecuts. Thanks for linking up with Make It Monday this week.
    Remember, to be in the running to win the prize from our sponsor this week just leave a comment for another entry. Be sure to mention you saw them on Make It Monday. The more entries you comment on the more chances you have of winning!

  22. An adorable card. Just love these little mice. Thank you for joining us at AGOAC.
    Debbie x

  23. Great card, I love house mouse .. Thanks for joining us at happy campers, Pauline x

  24. Absolutely gorgeous card!
    Thanks for sharing at KAboodle Doodles!

  25. Hi America
    I love your choice of image, beautiful details, and the design too, totally gorgeous
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

  26. Beautiful card, I really like the colors that you used!

  27. OMG-What a great card and always love these mice! I love the bling and gold and the nestibility cut out(I have this one) saw this on MIM

  28. Fabulous! Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Pink Elephant!
    Sheri~TPE DT

  29. Very pretty with the gold and green. Plus I love the stamp...might have to track that one down! :)

  30. Stunning! Fabulous colouring and details. Thankyou for joining us at Crafty Bloggers Network
    Geraldine M
    CBN DT

  31. Me again, this time with a different DT Hat on!!! Stunning card, lovely image and fab bow!!! Thanks for joining the challenge at Gingerloft this fortnight.
    Hope to see you again soon.

  32. wow, what a fabulous card! wonderful colors and details.

  33. Wowzer cute HM image America..your colouring blows me away, I always love your use of die cut shapes...stunning take on the chall theme.

    smiles Christine x