Monday, August 31, 2015

I learned today, House-Mouse Challenge 202

Happy Monday Crafters!  
Hope you're having a lovely week.
Have you seen my HUGE BLOG CANDY GIVEAWAY of fabulous Creative Expressions Craft Dies by Sue Wilson?  If not, click HERE to go directly there.  Check it out to enter for your chance to WIN!  Ends Oct 1st, so don't miss out! 
At House-Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge, Teamie Snoopy's has chosen the new challenge theme of "Back To School".  Come by to see the Design TEAM's gorgeous makes for loads of inspiration and a fabulous Prize from our awesome Sponsor, the one and only, the official home of the mice, House-Mouse Designs®. :)
Mouse Characters
Eeeeek, this is my fun take on the "Back to School" theme...
I had such fun creating this card smiling all the way. The Mousey "Eeeek" verse is actually a stamp which is part of an older Halloween wooden rubber stamp set by Martha Stewart.
Back to School Card Recipe
Stamps; Stampabilities, House-Mouse Designs®, stamp called; "Mice Penmanship", HMCR1065, from the year 2007 and featuring Friend, Monica and Amanda.  
NOTE: this Mousey stamp was re-released by Stampendous! in cling, and is now called: "Practice ABC's", # HMCR10 

Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black and Copics, white signo gel pen
 Paper; Heavy White CS, MAMBI School DP Stack
Accessories: Creative Expressions; Noble Dies; Frames and Tags Pierced Flags dies, Silver half-Pearls, Cuttlebug 5x7 Alphabet Embossing Folder
Technique: Dry Embossing, Multi-Layering (is this even a technique?) LOL! 
Festive Collection 
 In the USA, these Creative Expressions products can also be found at:  
I cant wait to see you joining us at HMFMC for loads of House-Mouse FUN!  :)  Don't forget that you can also submit your entries to the official "HMD by Me" page at the House-Mouse Designs® site, found here: 


I'd like to also enter this House-Mouse card into the following challenges;
Artistic Inspirations -  Anything Goes with Twist of School
CHPPC: Patterned Paper
Crafting With Friends - Anything Goes
Cards in Envy - Cute and Cuddly
Crafting from the Heart -  Always Anything Goes
Craft Your PassionAlways Anything Goes
Incy Wincy Designs - Anything Goes
Not Just Cards - Always Anything Goes
One Stitch At A Time - #244 Anything Goes with 4 Legged Friends
Use Your Stuff - Anything Goes (old DP and silver pearls stash)
Simply Papercraft - Anything goes

Dont forget to stop by HMFMC to see all the wonderful "Back to School"  projects by my mega-talented Mousey Teamies HERE.
Thanks for stopping by today! I love hearing from you!
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  1. Now how perfect is this image...great choice America...beautifully coloured!!! That EEKK banner was made for this card I! A fabulous card! Have a most wonderful day America!
    Take care,

  2. Fabulous card design, America! I especially like the vibrant colors and use of the SW dies!

  3. This is just adorable America, a fabulous design with stunning colours and papers........I love the cute beautifully coloured image and fantastic sentiment banners!!

    Heather xx

  4. Gorgeous card America :-) such a cute image, the little one chewing the pencil is adorable and I love the colours and all the details, awesome! :-)

    Lols x x x

  5. Beautiful card! The bright, primary colours are perfect for these little beginning students!

  6. This card is just darling with great coloring and layering. I especially love those wavy sentiment panels - what a great and fun look!!

  7. Love the mouse house card. Too cute. Thank you for joining us at Incy Wincy this week. Hope to see you back here again soon. Judy DT

  8. Love your little sqeeeekers America. This is a pretty rare set I believe? Very fun and of course the red 'polky' dots shine!

    ♥ Sue Kment

  9. Wowzer cute mousey creation America lots of cute School details stunning die work as always gorgeous work teamie.

    smiles Christine xxx

  10. Aww how terrible cute and not at all how I invisige mice lol. Thank you for taking the time and sharing your creativity with us at OSAAT this fortnight, I hope you have enjoyed playing along as much as we have enjoyed seeing your talent. Love 'n' hugs Sall OSAAT DT.

  11. So so cute. Thank you for joining in the Anything Goes challenge at Incy Wincy Designs this week.

  12. Suck a pretty little mouse card. Thank you for sharing this with us over at Artistic Inspirations. Sue DT xx

  13. A great card - thank you for joining us at Crafting with Friends.

    Helen x

  14. Your card is so great - love the coloring and design. :)
    Have an awesome day...

  15. Gorgeous! Wow the coloring is stunning, love this layout and wavy banners. You have knocked it out of the park with this card! Thanks for sharing it with us at Simply Papercraft this time around, good luck!
    Jennifer, DT