9 May 2011

House Mouse & Friends #95 " May Flowers" chall.

Happy Mousey Monday folks many thanks for all your "Travel"
cards great creative use of the images well done all...
As its MAY we have 2 new GDs to join us  Esme  &  Nancy 
the theme of "May Flowers" chosen by our teamie Sue K
great chall & what fun your gonna have with these cute guys..
As always a House Mouse, Happy Hopper or Gruffie image 
needs to be used to join our challs..
We have Simon Says Stamp as our fab sponsor this wk
with a $15 gift certificate..

This is what I came up with for the chall..

These sweet guys are having so much fun with the falling blossom..
image is "Blossoming Friendship" & coloured with markers..
 sparkle on some of the petals..I went for a soft colour theme but
not sure about the colour of the stamped faux ribbon? mmmm
Card stock is bazzill, design paper is from Prima "Sparkling Spring"
 paper stack..C/bug Rose embossing folder..MS B/fly punch,
more sparkle on the B/flys..The faux ribbon is a LOTV stamp
 another piece of new stash from March I've just got round to inking up..
used Versafine ink & clear embossing pwd. stamped the bow again to decoupage.
I haven't used a sentiment yet not sure what occasion its for..

challs for me card..
Papertake Wkly.  anything goes
Flutterby Wednesday ch.#153  Open
The Crazy chall #66 Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp & Show..  Anything Goes

thanks for stopping by Hugs to alll Christine xx


chrissy xx said...

Fabulous card Christine. Do so LOve your house mice lol. Great colours too! LOve your stamped ribbon and love it's colour too!

Esme said...

Wow I love your card Christine!
Beautiful colours and I love the embossing!
Thanks for your help with my GDT spot!
Esme x

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous as always Christine, coloured beautifully and I love the butterflies.xxx

Mau xx said...

What a lovely image Christine, Love the colours and layout, your Ribbon is super xx

Lisa Jane said...

Oh so cute .. i dont think my kitty would be playing with the petals lol.. she would be chasing those mice !!
Gorgeous colours
Lisa x

GoonerGirl said...

Gorgeous card I love the embossing and the colours you have used... Chris xx

Sue said...

So loving the softness of this card, Christine. And the ribbon is wonderful, ties into the green in the matss on your card...

Sue Drees

Anonymous said...

Oh my word this is gorgeous! So soft and sweet for sure!! Love the added butterflies too!! :) Thanks for sharing! Hugs, *Vicki* from Stamped Smiles

LINDA said...

Such a gorgeous card.. Love the darling little image and the soft colors.. very lovely work.. Hugs, Linda

Nannieflash said...

Oh Christine this is gorgeous, that kitten looks so sweet, and your colouring is fabulous. with hugs Shirleyxxxxx

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Christine :-) I love this image ,,, so very sweet and the delicate colours and papers are perfect ,, I love the faux ribbon ,,, and its colour ! :-)

Lols x x x

pinky said...

BEAUTIFUL!! Love all your HM cards christine. I made one for the travel theme yesterday but didn't get it finished in time lol. Typical me:)

Mrs.B said...

This is a lovely card Christine, love the soft colouring and papers, perfect with this image.
Avril xx

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

Darling! Your textured roses bg is a great idea, and the soft pinks is springy and delightful.

coops said...

gorgeous card christine,i love the fab image and really beautiful colours and details :D

xx coops xx

Elaine said...

Beautiful card Christine, and I really like this stamp cos it's got a kitty on it too!
Love the colours and the butterflies and embossing are so pretty.

Hugs Elaine xx

Jackie said...

What a gorgeous card, great textures too :o)
Jackie xx

debby4000 said...

Love your gorgeous sweet card Christine.

Christine L said...

Lovin it Christine with the lovely pink and the texture you've used! Gorgeous!
Christine x

Rica said...

Hi Christine, love your gorgeous card - so pretty - such an adorable image and fab design. The embossed paper is fabulous as are those lovely glittery butterflies!!
Heather xxx

Jennifer said...

Hi Christine! Goodness!...I could eat this card! Love the sugary colours and sweet image xx Jenny xx

Lee said...


darling Ho said...

What a sweet card! Love the HMAF's stamps, roo.:)
Thanks for joining us at CCH this time. ~hugs~darling Ho~

email: Steph@SimonSaysStamp.com said...

Aww I like the image and the embossed flowers!

Thanks so much for entering the Simon Says Stamp & Show Challenge (and for guest designing for the Simon Says Stamp Challenge!)!!!


Linda Coughlin, the funkie junkie said...

This is so sweet1 I love the pinks and the image is just adorable. So happy you joined in the fun with us this week at Simon Says Stamp and Show.

Hristovica said...

Oh, it's so gentle and sweet. Colored picture is great. Thank you for participating in the challenge of The Crazy Challenge. Hugs

Sue said...

Hi hun
aww totally adorable card, luv the soft colours, awesome colouring, beautiful papers & embelies, sue,x

Fluffles said...

What a sweet card, love the stamp & how you've used it. Jx