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Thursday, 13 January 2011

House Mouse Challenge Blog hop

Have actually managed to finish this card, its taken all week! I really love these cute mice and the DT's on the House Mouse challenge 'New Beginnings' have done some great cards!

My image is from one of the unmounted Summer sets but thought it was just right for a retirement card that I needed to make. I coloured him with ProMarkers and used the Blender pen for his body in the glass and to make it look 'liquid' I added 3D Gloss, it doesn't show too well in the photo though, the weatherman promised 'sunny spells' but they haven't arrived, so a dull photo I'm afraid.

The House Mouse & Friends Monthly challenge is 'Celebrate' so this card fits that one as well

That's it for now, off to the 'blog hop' (my afternoon taken care of)

Thanks for looking,



Christine said...

Hi Avril stunning HM creation, what a great interpretation for NEW beginnings cute image, love the zingy colour combo..thanks for sharing & joining us on our HM & Friends chall. New Year blog hop..hope your lucky in the prize draws..

smiles Christine xx

Anonymous said...

Hi Avril, this is so cute! I love the colours of the papers. I just wish it was me retiring! xxx

Jennibee's Cardspot said...

Great card Avril, love the little image, the house mouse stamps always look great, makes me wish I had time to do some stamping too..love the colours you used
Love Jenni

Natascha (nata1984) Germany said...

Lovely card and so sweet image and papers.
Thank you so much for joining us at the House Mouse & Friends Monday Challenge and Blog Hop! Good luck! And I hope to see you again.

Hugs, Natascha

Sue from Oregon said...

Too funny..love the sentiment you used to show off this great card! Gave me a chuckle for sure! Thanks for sharing with on on our blog hop at House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge...Sue Kment

debby4000 said...

Love your gorgeous card Avril, such a sweet image

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Avril :-) this image is just sooo cute and the papers and colours are fab ,,, I love this !! :-)

thanks for joining us on the HM&F Monday Challenge
Lols x x x

Sue said...

Such a cute card, perfect for a retirement, what a great new beginning! Image is adorable and colored beautifully. Thanks for joining us at the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge and Blog Hop.


Sue said...

Hi ya
aww fabulous retirement card, luv this image, lovely papers & design,thank you for joining us at House Mouse & Friends this week, hope to see you next time, sue,x

Tracy said...

Thank you for joining House Mouse challenge
Happy crafting
Tracy x
House Mouse GD for January

Vivi Casale said...

adorable card!! Thanks for joining us at HM&F challenge!