Monday, March 9, 2015

MID-WAY REMINDER FOR HOUSE MOUSE AND FRIENDS MONDAY CHALLENGE #189 ~ "SPRING IS IN THE AIR"

Hello and welcome to another House Mouse Monday! This is the mid-way reminder for House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge #189.  Our sweet and talented Teamie, Tracy has chosen the theme:


This week's card is an Easter card made with the sweetest image of Monica mouse sleeping on an Easter Egg.
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You can't tell from this photo, but the Easter Egg was colored with glitter pens and is truly sparkly in person.
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Here's one more view from the side so you can see the dimensional aspects of the card. I had a lot of fun layering everything together and adding the pearls, greenery, flowers and ribbon.  

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The decorative papers and pearls are Recollections, the flowers were from Paper Mart, the greenery is a Martha Steward punch, the ribbon is Stampin' Up!, and the dies are Spellbinders Radiant Rectangles.

Thanks so much for joining me today. Here's some more information about the challenge:
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THIS CHALLENGE IS
PROUDLY SPONSORED BY:

 
Simon Says Stamp is generously giving away a RANDOM ASSORTMENT of some of their Premium Dye Ink Pads to one very lucky player! 
Simon Says Stamp has over 100,000 items in stock along with the latest and greatest releases from Magnolia, Whiff of Joy, Tim Holtz, Spellbinders, Copic, House Mouse Designs, and so much more. With such an amazing variety, plus awesome deals on shipping, it's always a good time to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp store.

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Our awesome Mousey Team also has this Brand New Stamp to give away to one lucky player, so be sure to play to win!

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Come and join the fun at

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Thanks so much for stopping by!

I am entering this in:
~ Gruffies and Guests Challenge #15 ~ Flowers & Ribbon


 Hugs,

SPECIAL NOTE TO MY FOLLOWERS:
When I saw this stamp, I loved it so much I ordered it twice. I didn't realize I had clicked on it two different times throughout the ordering process and the "Cart" at this particular shop didn't change the quantity to (2), it just listed it separately at the bottom. I didn't even notice my mistake until the package arrived. What to do, you ask? Give it away, of course!

 BONUS BLOG CANDY!!!

If you would like a chance to win this Bonus Blog Candy, please leave a comment below telling me your favorite Easter Candy (or treat) and I will put your name in the hat. The Winner's name will be posted on the Winners Page on March 16th. (See Winners Page for more details.) Thank you all so much for your continued support and encouragement. Your comments are so special and I truly appreciate them. ~ Snoopy

22 comments :

Beth Brovold said...

Good morning Snoopy!! I see that many of us have the same taste in Mousey images...lol and what a coincidence I ordered mine twice too!!!! It now has a new home with my BFF!! I love your feminine version...beautifully coloured and designed!! Have a most wonderful day!!
Take care,
Beth

Tracy said...

Hi Snoopy
Such a sweet card, and an adorable image.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Snoopy said...

Thanks so much, Beth! ~ Snoopy :D

Snoopy said...

Thanks bunches, Tracy! I hope you're feeling better, hon. ~ Snoopy :D

Cathy Kuntz said...

Oh I love your card Sweetie, I love that image too. You are such an inspiration. I love Marshmellow Peeps. Every year I buy 3 boxes and eat one a day lol. It is my Easter Vitamin. It is one of the things I want to take to the Philippines won't my stamps for the kids to color. I want them to taste Peeps too. I think they would love them. Hugs Cathy

KarinsArtScrap said...

Snoopy your image is so sweet and a beautiful card.

My treat for easter is offcourse buying chocolate eggs and eat them hmmmmm

Gr Karin

Snoopy said...

Thanks, Cathy! I think you would be the most popular visitor there ...lol. ~ Snoopy :D

Snoopy said...

I agree .. any holiday with chocolate is even better! Thanks for commenting. ~ Snoopy :D

cotnob said...

This is a beautiful card Snoopy, such an adorable image - I can see why it is so popular that everyone is buying it twice!. Such a pretty design and details.
Pauline
x

Snoopy said...

Thanks ever so much, Pauline! ~ Snoopy :D

Heather said...

Hi Snoopy, a gorgeous card - I love the design and pretty colour scheme. This little image is just adorable - I love it and think it is about to find itself into my cart!!! It's fabulous coloured and super embellishments!!

hugs
Heather xx

Loz said...

Gorgeous card and image Snoopy. My favourite easter treat is Hot Cross Buns, heated in the oven and lots of Butter..loz

Snoopy said...

Thanks bunches, Heather! ~ Hugs, Snoopy :D

Snoopy said...

Yum! Thanks, Lozzie! ~ Snoopy :D

Asha said...

My eyes went straight to his ears... too cute and flappy. Reminds me of my little doggie, Peanut's, ears. A couple of bigguns on a teeny tiny head! LOL. The card is so sweet and beautifully embellished too! My fave Easter treat - has to be Hot Cross Buns fresh out of the oven, light, springy, fruity with just a hint of spice and lashings of butter. yummmm. I bake them every Sunday starting on the 4th Sunday of Lent.... one more week to go! But I digress... so easily let astray, I am! :)
hugs, Asha

Lorraine A said...

Adorable card Beth :-) such a cute image and the colours and all the details are perfect :-) are the DT allowed into the hat ?? haha I definitely need to get me this stamp too, very cute :-)

luv
Lols x x x

Snoopy said...

Absolutely, Lols and you don't even have to get my name right either ...lol. ~ Snoopy :D

Snoopy said...

Thanks so much, Asha! What time are you serving those on Sunday? ...lol ~ Snoopy :D

Sandra H said...

Your card is gorgeous and thank you for joining in our challenge at Gruffies and Guest "Flowers and Ribbon” with the option of “Anything Goes” good luck and hope to see you again next time Dt Member Sandra H xx

Snoopy said...

Thanks so much, Sandra! ~ Snoopy :D

Sandra H said...

Your card is gorgeous and thank you for joining in our challenge at Gruffies and Guest "Flowers and Ribbon” with the option of “Anything Goes” good luck and hope to see you again next time Dt Member Sandra H xx

Snoopy said...

Thanks so much, Sandra! ~ Snoopy :D