Monday, June 18, 2012

Enjoy everyday !

It's time for a new House Mouse and Friends Monday challenge and our wonderful design teamie, Kate Wiles, is our hostess.  For the new challenge #122 the theme is Liquid Refreshments for those Hot Summer Days.  Get out your House Mouse, Happy Hopper or Gruffie stamps with some type of liquid refreshment involved.

Card Recipe:
Stamps: Stampabilities Happy Hopper titled Bunny Cruise and the sentiment is from Papertrey Ink 
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Memento Bahama Blue and Stampin' Up! Brocade Blue.  Image colored with copic markers.
Designer paper: K & Company
Embellishments: Stampin' Up! flower punch, MM brads, Machine stitching, Dashes, Dots and Checks grosgrain ribbon, Pink Lemonade stickles glitter, clear Glossy Accents dimensional glaze and machine stitching.

A special blog candy surprise for you from me!
10 different 6" X 6" DP from RECOLLECTIONS  (4 sheets each of every design)
1 yard each of coordinating grossgrain ribbon
Package of Recollections paper flower embellishments
Package of Recollections Butterfly embellishments
Package of coordinating half pearls

Not ONLY do we have the new challenge with fab prizes from our sponsors, but we have also reached OVER 1000 FOLLOWERS on the House Mouse and Friends Monday challenge blog. THAT in itself is a great opportunity to celebrate with you. So, in addition to the challenge prizes offered which are:
House Mouse Designs a MD $25 Gift Card;
Pizzazz Aplenty: $10 Gift Pkg
My Creative Classroom- One Free Class of Your Choice

As a special gift to you

Several of the mousie team mates are offering you to ALSO win some blog candy.  Above you can see a photo of the blog candy I'm offering to one lucky winner.

All you need to do is create a NEW card with the new theme Liquid Refreshment for those Hot Sunny Days and post your card on the linky at House Mouse and Friends Monday challenge blog, be a follower of House Mouse and Friends Monday challenge. You'll automatically be entered for our sponsor's prizes. BUT, if you want some extra prizes, be sure to visit each of the design team's blogs and leave a comment. I will chose one winner for my blog candy package using Random number from the comments left on my blog.   You will have a great opportunity to win one or MORE prizes this challenge. It is our way to celebrate over 1000 followers at House Mouse and Friends Monday challenge blog and to show you how MUCH we appreciate your artwork and participation in the challenges.

We are all looking forward to seeing your refreshing beverage cards.  If you also upload to an online gallery, please use the keywords HMFMC122.  That makes it easy for us to find your artwork and leave you some love.
Until next time,



  1. Super sweet card, Jennifer! Totally brings a smile to my face, wishing that I could be doing the same! It's been sooo rainy here on the west coast. :(

  2. very cute, love the colors, and the pretty flowers matching your ribbon!

  3. Oh wow Jennifer this is so exciting not only the challenge but the amount of goodies being offered too and how nice of there to be such a lot of followers its not surprise though as its a great blog that provides brilliant challenges and great inspiration from the team, your card is gorgeous too:)x

  4. love the image and the colours are fabulous so strong and really eye catching and your stitching is ace
    Hugs Kate xx

  5. Beautiful card!
    Lovely image!
    Nela xx

  6. Really cute! I love your bright and cheery card. I also love the image. Great job!

  7. Hi hun
    aww this is gorgeous luv the colours, awesome colouring,lovely papers & embelies, fab stitching, sue,x

  8. Hi Jennifer
    I love your liquid refreshment creation, the colours and papers are fabulous. And your image is so cute.
    Happy crafting
    Mousey hugs
    Tracy x

  9. This card came together so nicely. The fish, ribbon and flowers all match beautifully.

  10. Tee HEE, I love this image, one of my all time favs. Don't you just love how he can balance that drink on his tummy!! Gorgeous coloring and papers and ribbon. Very summery, love it, Jennifer!


  11. Now that's the life. Sitting back with a pink lemonade swimming. Hee hee very cute Jennifer.

  12. a charming work you show us,
    Thanks for the inspiration !
    Dear greetings

  13. Gorgeous card Jennifer :-) as you kneo I LOVE the image and the sunny colours and fab ribbon are just perfect :-)

    Lols x x x

  14. Gorgeous Jennifer!! I love your stunning colour stunning colour scheme. Your you colouring is fantastic and I love that fabulous sentment.

    Heather xx

  15. Hi Jennifer super cute happy Hopper image..I love this for summer cards..
    love your design & stunning colourful DPs..

    smiles Christine x

  16. Perfect image for the liquid refreshment challenge, the colours you have used are fabulous. A lovely card, Jennifer.
    Enjoy your evening.
    Mousey hugs Dorte

  17. Oh how cute! This critter is living the life of luxury-floating around on that fun little inner tube! I love that ribbon too!

  18. your card and all your cards are stunning, I love your work,the colours and stitching in this one wow.
    I also adore your lovely big dogs, I have 2 toy poodles image them next to yours. janex

  19. Gorgeous card! This cute little mouse looks so contented! Carole Z x

  20. Fabulous card 1 of my many favourite images lol and gorgeous candy thanks for the chance to win xx

  21. What a sweet card. I love all the different colors, I'm still a bit afraid to color all the fishes on my Bunny Cruise. I love how you glittered the glass, I'll have to try it!

    Love Mickaela

  22. Gorgeous card and such a lovely HM stamp. Thank you for the chance to win yummy HM candy, l have entered the challenge too x Susan x

  23. Another stunning card, the little bunny is so cute, love it
    Lindsay xx

  24. What an adorable and pretty card, love it! Congrats on 1,000 followers

  25. So glad I get to be part of this celebration! This happy Hopper is right where I would like to be.... floating with a cool beverage! Adorable card!

  26. Gorgeous card Jennifer. Mousie is so relaxed there. Lucky mousie!

    Kat x


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