12 March 2012

House Mouse & Friends chall #115 Photo inspiration

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Happy Monday folks hope your all well? we've had a lovely W/end weather wise here in the UK great to see the sun shining..
Many thanks for your gorgeous sweet mousey creations hop over see if your a winner.. This wk at
House Mouse & Friends chall our host is teamie Lols (Lorraine) with a fab photo inspiration
Just make what you want with your House Mouse, Happy Hopper or Gruffie images with this photo inspiration..
We have 2 new GDTs for our March challs. Suszi & Jane  welcome & thank you for your gorgeous contributions.
Our generous sponsors for this chall is Simon Says Stamp  with a $25 gift certificate (winner is responsible for shipping charges )

our 2nd fab sponsor with a $10 gift certificate to spend in store is Sweet Stamps.com

I decided to go for a Birthday creation as there are a few needed soon, these norty mice sure are having
fun dancing on this B/day cake..the stamp is called Exciting Celebration HMJR 1061” found at SSS.
coloured image with markers & prisma pencils.. star dust stickles on the cake frosting.. SB wonky rectangle shapes.
The spotty DP is from We R memory keepers “Hippty Hoppity” pad it was plain I put glitter glue on every spot..
the pink card has been thro an embossing folder..magnolia swirl dies..pearls from stash,  the H/Birthday & cake charm
are from GF America..thanks sweetie. I distressed all the edges with a TH paper distressing tool 

HM #115

challs for me card are
Scrappy Frog chall  Seeing Spots
CES chall use a charm
Squiggles Saturday chall   Birthday bash
Fairy Fun Fridays   Distress it
The Poodles Parlour  Birthday chall.
CRAFT chall  Inspired by a song (Happy Birthday song) 
Aud Sentiments chall  project with the sentiment Happy Birthday
Craft us Crazy  colour inspiration piccy

thanks for stopping by today hope you can join us & have time
to hop over see my teamies awesome creations?
Smiles Christine x



Nannieflash said...

Oh wow Christine you can really feel the happinese of those two mice, love the colour choice and your beautiful papers. hugs Shirleyxxxx

Sue said...

Hi hun
a fabulous card, fab colouring, thats me when i see cake! lol, luv the cake charm,sue,x

Donna Hanley said...

Christine, So darn cute, great color combination this week. Love your flourishes and that cake just looks so yummy. Great job with this challenge.

Tracy said...

Hi Christine,
Love your take on the inspiration photo. Gorgeous colours and image, beautiful colouring too.
Happy crafting
Mousey Hugs
Tracy x

craftykitten said...

Hi sweet lady,
Aww this is soooo cute. Love the colours and your fabby flourishes. Loving that little cake charm/brad at the top!
Dawn xxx

Doreen said...

Oh I do love this image Christine,your card is gorgeous.xxx

Sue said...

Christine, aren't they enjoying that cake!! What a fun card. LOVE those wonky rectangles, gotta get them....nice colors and the charm is a great touch!


kbrandy4 said...

Ooh mummy!! This is gorgeous, love the colour combo!!
Hazel xx

downrightcrafty said...

hiya sister meece Christine, I had a dress on today (had my tights on to cover the white legs) but hasn't it been lovely

However not as lovely as this gorgeous creation, love all the sparkle and wish I could jump around in that frosting :)

Hugs Kate
ps think I am a little to big :)

Dot said...

Beautiful card, lovely colouring of your cake. Those two looks so very happy.
Enjoy your evening.
Mousey hugs from Dorte.

Anonymous said...

Oh wow my dear!! This image is darling with your coloring and sparkles!! Beautiful take on the photo challenge this week friend!! HUGS

Liz's creative corner said...

Hi hun, wow gorgeous card, love the shape, lovely colouring again too, we have had days of dull weather hun, no sun so not all the uk has been like spring worse luck! lol, hugs Liz xx

Poppet said...

Great colour combo Christine, your charms look fab and your image is very cute, they look like they are having a wonderful time.

Thank you for sharing your wonderful work with us at Crafting When We Can Challenges. :-) xx

coops said...

aw stunning card christine.gorgeous sweet image and i love your colour combo :D

xx coops xx

carol said...

lovely card Christine, fab image, thanks for playing along with CRAFT this week, x carol

sassy said...

what a divine card the colours are really pretty love those cute mieeces to peieces hugs sassyx

Linda said...

This is so adorable.. Love the darling little image..Beautiful coloring.. very lovely work as always.
Hugs, Linda

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

Hee Hee. So fun with them jumping and having fun. Fun and awesome coloring.

Jackie said...

Those meeces look as though they are having a whale of a time, fabulous card :o)
Jackie xx

Aunty Sue said...

Brilliant card Christine and thanks for joining us at Craft this week

Rica said...

Hi Christine, firstly I am not sure my emails are delivered so just in case I want to give you a huge thank you for your adorable Birthday card xxx
Your card is borgeous, what stunning colours, such a great design and I love the little mousie's leaping up and down with sparkling frosted toes.
Heather xx

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Great card hun, just love the image & those flourishes look fab!

Thank you for sharing with us at CES Challenge this week, good luck!
Hugs Shell xx

Jane said...

Fabulous card Christine, thank you for having me as a guest designer this month. Jane x

Jennifer said...

Christine, this is adorable! You've added another HM stamp to my wish list. Beautifully colored and embellished...I just love this!


Susie Sugar said...

Stunning card mummy love the colours together and the cute image , the papers and lay-out....it all marries up together so well
Hugs Susie xx

Christine L said...

Such happy little mouses there .... and who wouldn't be jumping up and down on that big cake!

Gorgeous card, layout and colouring as always ....and I love that striking pink you've put with the turquoise!

Christine x

Sylvia x said...

Thank you so much for joining us this time at Poodles Parlour with your stunning card...i love this image

Sylvia x

Mindy said...

Your cards makes me smile! Those mice are adorable !
Thanks for sharing with our Crafting When We Can Challenge :)

Lorraine A said...

oh this is one adorable card !!! I juts LOVE this image ,, those meece are having lots of fun eh ! :-) very happy card ,,, I LOVE it :-)

Lols x x x

Karen said...

Such a "sweet" creation - smiles.. love the colour combo you have used.. very pretty.
Thank you so much for joining us for our challenge and good luck!

Krafty Karen DT for Poodles Parlour.xx

Heidi said...

ooh scrummy, love these cute little mice although am not sure how happy i would be if that was my cake! thanks so much for joining us at Squiggles hugs heidi x

Carol said...

Super card Christine, thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments and CWWC this time. Carol DT x

America said...

Aw, how SUPER ADORABLE and super FUN colors and embellies. LOVELY take on the Cupcake Photo Inspiration. Thats how excited I get over cake too! LOL! :)

Janet said...

Beautiful card Christine.....gorg colours and those cup cakes are making me drool! xx

Mrs.B said...

This is a great card, love the bright colours.
Are you going to Harogate on Saturday? would love to meet up again.
Avril xx

Suzi said...

Hi Christine, how adorable is this card, I love your colour combo, design and those amazing metal embellishments. I am so thrilled to be a Guest amid such talented ladies..
Suzi x

Mau xx said...

This is so sweet Christine, what a great little image, and what a brilliant little charm xx
Sorry so slow getting round lately, will try and speed up....lol
Hugs Mau xx

Sandy said...

I love House Mouse and will start using the ones I have. Such a happy card and who would not love to jump up and down in a good marshmallow frosting!!

Dot said...

Oh I did not say: 'thank you for joining our 'Distress it' challenge at FFF this time ;)'

Sue from Oregon said...

Super cute...love that fun nestie and the great flourishes you used to show off the meeces!