Monday, March 19, 2018

2 Easter CARDS & a fun Prize

Hello Peeps and welcome back to my Blog. Lots going on today, and I want to start with my make for this week's House-Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge Blog. It's always an Anything Goes with an optional theme.  This week it's "Ribbons and, or Bows"and here is my golden take!
Easter Wishes
Stamps: House-Mouse Designs(R), Stampendous "Happy Hoppe Bunny Basket"
Ink; Memento Tuxedo Black, Copics, Gold Leaf Pen
Paper: Gold Wrapping Paper, Textured Wallpaper, Cream and Violet CS
Accessories: Satin Ribbons, Easter Egg Cutting Dies, Darice Dry Embossing Folder,
Techniquies:  Dry Embossing, Layering, Paper Tole

I loved coloring the basket and eggs in gold liquid Leafing pen!  And what about that gigantic bow drowning that poor little bunny, heh? LOL!

AND Here is another Easter make that I did not get the chance to post last week, and it is also for HMFMC....
Check out the quadrupled poladot ribbons tied into one bow... And I'm in LOVE with these fabulous geometric Classic Adorned Octagon Dies from Sue's Noble Collection set!

Ink; Stampn' Up! (For sentiment)
Paper: White Cs, Ppolkadot Blue CS
Accessories: The Image is not a stamp, but rather decoupage taken from the House-Mouse Designs(R), Joanna Sheen CardMaking Collection Booklet, Multiple polkadot Ribbons, white Pearls (colored yellow with sharpies), Creative Expressions Classic Adorned Octagon Cutting Dies by Sue Wilson
Techniques:  Layering

Challenge is Generously Sponsored by House-Mouse Designs(R)
HMD is offering a Lucky player a $20 Gift Certificate
ONE Lucky Winner is a Surprise package to the value of $40 of Embellishments, Dies etc.
 An extra prize for one lucky winner donated by Teamie Annie [hostess]
Be sure to enter a HMD project for your chance to win! 

Come check us out on FACEBOOK I am giving away random House-Mouse Designs(R) stamp prizes! Join the FUN and help us spread the House-Mouse word!
 This is the fun HMD Cling Stamp prize up for grabs this week! Isnt it CUTE??
I'd like to also enter these cards into the following challenges;
Crafty Animals - Anything Goes
Ellibelle's Crafty Wednesday- All Creatures Great and Small
Colour Crazy Challenge - Anything Goes (first card has been stamped/colored
Craftaholics R Us - Anything Goes
Inspiration Destination - Always Anything Goes
A Bit More Time To Craft: Anything Goes
A Perfect Time To Craft: Anything Goes
Crafty Girls Creations: Anything Goes
Jo's Scrap Shack: Anything Goes
Not Just Cards - Anything Goes
The Creative Crafters - Anything Goes 

2 Crafty Critter Crazies - Critters
Artistic Inspirations - Anything goes with the option of Easter  
Love to Scrap - Anything goes
Through the Purple Haze - Anything goes
Make my Monday - Easter fun
Cutie Pie - Spring cuties
CRAFT - Spring/Easter

Thanks for stopping by today! Hope to see you playing at HMFMC, found HERE!
I will be back again today with a second happy POST ! :)
Happy crafting!  


  1. Hi America, wow, love both your Easter cards so darn cute. Look at all the pearls on the second little egg juggler, so very pretty and creative too. Your little bunny in the golden basket is darling and the bows and ribbons you used on both cards are awesome. So good to see you back creating again.


  2. Gorgeous stunning two this die which I just ordered a week ago...
    following you.
    💖 [Aussie aNNie's Blog]

  3. these are gorgeous America love what you have done with the ribbons on the second card fab idea.
    Gr Karin

  4. Super cute cards America :-) both of them are absolutely gorgeous! The images are adorable and I love the ribbon and shiny eggs on the first and the die cut design with the yellow pearls is stunning!

    Lols x x x

  5. Sweet cards! That quadruple ribbon is fantastic.

  6. Cute! Thanks for joining us at Craftaholics R Us.

  7. Such adorable cards, with the cute images and wonderful designs.
    Thank you so much for joining in at my Crafty Wednesday challenge this month!

  8. Your cards are beautiful. Thank you for sharing with us over here at "A Perfect Time To Craft" and best of luck with your entry.

    Janice DT for

  9. Absolutely gorgeous work.
    Thank you for sharing with us over here at "A Perfect Time To Craft Open challenge" and best of luck with your entry.
    Annette DT

  10. both cards look stunning and delightful!

    thank you so much for playing along with us at make my Monday!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi xoxo

  11. adorable sweet card!!! thank you for joining us at Craftaholics R Us DT elecia

  12. Great projects! Thank you so much for sharing with us at Through the Purple Haze, hugs Jackie DT xx

  13. Both the cards are equally lovely.
    Thank you for joining us at MMM Challenge.

  14. Very pretty, America! A darling rainbow of spring time events! Your card has been uploaded to our challenge, but I don't see the challenge mentioned in your listing? So glad I got to see your critter project showcased at the 2 Crafty Critter Crazies Challenge. Thanks for supporting us, and we hope to see more of your pretty creations in the future. Please check back to see if you are a winner or our next guest designer. Sending you wishes for a wonderful day!
    {Creative Smiles - my little crafting world}

  15. Great card, America! Love that you posted it to our challenge at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies but there's no link to our challenge. Could you add it so that we don't have to remove your entry? Thanks. :-D
    NanaConnie DT

  16. Gorgeous ribbons detail with a very sweet image. Beautiful creations. Thanks for playing along with us at The Cutie Pie Challenge. Pat K xx

  17. So cute!! Thank you for your lovely entry at Love To Scrap! Challenge Blog! Hope to see you again soon!! HUGS!
    Ann DT

  18. These mice are so cute. Lovely cards.
    Thanks for playing with us at Inspiration Destination.
    Good luck!! Michelle (DT)

  19. Thank you for sharing with us over here at A Perfect Time To Craft and best of luck with your entry.

    Ania DT

  20. wow stunning and thanks for sharing at craft this week and good luck

  21. Super fun card! Thank you so much for sharing with us at Through the Purple Haze, hugs Jackie DT xx

  22. Fabulous cards, love the images and designs! Thank you for sharing with us over at The Creative Crafters! Hope to see you again!
    ~ DT Sherry x

  23. Lovely sweet and design of the card, thanks for joining us at Cutie Pie Challenge cheers Sue N x