Monday, June 18, 2012

House Mouse and Friends-Liquid Refreshments

Don't miss the blog candy! 


Summer is here and what is more refreshing than a nice ice cold glass of lemonade...or some other little umbrella drink of your choice! ??!!! It has been chilly here so far, but we had one freaky day that was in the mid 90's on Saturday. Wish Mr. Weatherman would average out the temps a little better! It was a great day for a cool drink for sure!

Our sponsors this week are:

House Mouse Designs with a $25 gift card from their store.
 Pizzazz Aplenty with a $10 gift package
and Creative Classroom

Wowser, you have 3 chances to win a cool prize this challenge!

House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge Design Team have been celebrating all week...we reached 1000 Google followers! How cool is that???  In Celebration, I think it would be in your best interest to hop along to all the DT blogs and see if there is blog candy hanging around!

My card today is made by cutting up a stamped image and using part outside and part inside. A great way to stretch your stamps-you don't have to use all of the image!
Here is the second part of the image, waiting inside to greet the recipient.

I used a Silhouette Store cut file named Drink with Umbrella (pretty catch name huh?), I copied it,  duplicated and mirrored the glass, and then welded the tops of the glasses so the card would be a stand alone card. I added the extra elements and then cut up my Meece image and added it to the card. The fun Chill sentiment is also from the Silhouette Store. I doodled on the lemon and the inside and it was done in a jif!

And here is my blog Candy!
To win this candy, I have 2 rules ....Leave me a comment here and enter the House Mouse and Friends Monday Liquid Refreshment Challenge.

Thanks for stopping by today- I hope to see you over at the blog challenge!

card details:
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Stamps: Lemon Lips ( Maxwell and Mudpie) HMJR1006
Cardstock: SU Blue, Garden Green and Cosmo Cricket DeLovely cardstock, with a small piece of SU yellow striped DP
Ink: Memento Black
Copics:
Meece-E 13,33,34 00,11 R 20
Lemon-Y15,18
Silhouette Cut files-Drink with Umbrella and Chill
Misc: crystal and dimensional



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44 comments:

Patti J said...

Oh my, Sue...how cute! Love that you made a shaped card! Have a good week :) Thanks for sharing, and for a chance to win!

Pam Sparks said...

so cute Sue! Fabulous Summer coloring/creating!

Sandra H said...

Hi Sue, Oh how lovely is your shaped card and a great idea and image too, another great challenge really looking forward taking part and thank you for a chance to win your candy which is fabulous:)x

downrightcrafty said...

oh wow this is stunning such a great idea and love the face from the lemon just what mine is doing thinking about it
Hugs Kate xx

Nela said...

Supercute card!
The shape is so great!
Nela xx

Darnell J Knauss said...

Are you kidding me? This is the cutest drinkie card I've ever seen!!

Sue said...

Hi hun
a brill card, i luv the shape, & the brolly & lemon, clever girlie, how cute does he look, sue,x

April said...

This is so cute! I love it! You did a fabulous job.

Tracy said...

Hi Sue
I love your liquid refreshment creation, the shape and design are fabulous. And your image is so cute.
Happy crafting
Mousey hugs
Tracy x

June Nelson said...

This is fabulous Sue so different and sassy, thanks for the chance to win hunnie huggis June xxxxx

Donna Hanley said...

Sue, this card is so unique and adorable. You give us such great inspiration. Thanks for that.

Chris said...

Hi Sue, just stopping by to say how delightful your blog is. Thanks so much for sharing. I have recently found your blog and am now following you, and will visit often. Please stop by my blog and perhaps you would like to follow me also. Have a wonderful day. Hugs, Chris
http://chelencarter-retiredandlovingit.blogspot.ca/

Sue said...

There you go again with a cute shaped card. Love it! Sue, love the way you used the stamp too.
These would make great party invites too. So creative!!

Hugs
Sue

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

Oh my goodness... You clever girl you. Fabulous design.

Lorraine A said...

Fabulous card Sue :-) I LOVE the shape and design of this ,,, fantastic ! :-)

luv
Lols x x x

Rica said...

What a fun card Sue, your design is fabulous, brilliant colours and the little Mousie on the inside looks like he's drunk the whole class!!!

hugs Heather xx

Jennifer said...

Sue, this card is amazing! Beautiful and I love the shaped card. SO creative. Fabulous and "refreshing" card for those Hot Summer Days.

Hugs,
Jennifer

Christine said...

Hi Sue cute take on the chall theme great image fab shaped creation love it,.

smiles Christine x

Little K Smith said...

Oh I love this Sue! Such a fabulous creation! :D
Kelly.x

Dot said...

I love the shape on your liquid refreshment creation, fabulous. And the images you have used are so cute.
Enjoy your evening.
Mousey hugs Dorte

Glenda Atkins said...

Super cute fun card, your specialty I think, you do such fabulous work on these type of cards!
hugs
glenda

Carol L said...

So clever, unique one-of-a-kind and cute too! How do you come up with so many great ideas!!

jem (jane elizabeth middleton) said...

great design, your card is such fun. janex

Carole Z said...

Fab card! Really original & a lot of fun! Carole Z x

Whimcees said...

Hello!

This is such a great card - love it! Wishing you a happy day!

Hugs,

Barbara Diane

* Shaz * said...

Brilliant card and wow! fabulous candy thank you for the chance to win xx

paperscissorsink said...

I just love your card, so fun and summer-y! TFS!

Mickaela said...

What a fun idea to make a shaped card. I love the pattern on the umbrella. And the mice are just so sweet when they taste the sour.

Love Mickaela

susiestacey said...

Gorgeous card, love the stamp and the cocktail glass is just perfect. Thank you for offering this gorgeous yummy candy a beautiful HM stamp x Susan x

petra,s cards said...

wauwwww this is amazing love your inspiration!!!!!
xxpetra

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Fab card, I love the shape and the images are so sweet. Thanks for giving us the chance to win your fantastic candy too
Lindsay xx

Gail said...

Hi Sue! Great shaped card!
I entered the Refreshment Challenge!
Thanks for the chance!

butlersabroad said...

I love what you do with your Silhouette machine, I've never been that interested in an electronic cutter but boy do you make it hard to resist!! Beautiful, fun card Sue, I'm No.22 over at the HM$FMC blog. I also received a wonderful little package from you yesterday, happy mail! Thank you so much for my sweet little atc and the wonderful little extras, they will be put to good use! You're a wonderful lady and an fantastic inspiration. I better go before we all start crying, lol!!

Hugs
Brenda

Charlene said...

Waaaaaay cute!

Anne said...

What a cute card, really fun. Congrats on 1,000 followers
Anne
x

Margreet said...

Love your gorgeous 'card' with that sweet image....thanks for giving the chance to win that fab stamp!
xxx Margreet

Yvette said...

What a fun card Sue, your design is fabulous! And thanks for the chance to win this cute stamp!

Mary Anne / MA54K said...

That is one rockin shape card, Sue! Great job!

Cheryl First said...

Love this! You're sure getting creative with the cut files! Woohoo! :0)

Suzi said...

I finally got to make a card for the challenge Sue, just now popping round the DT to see all their wonderful creations. I love what you've created, it's so different and special.
Hugs
Suzi x

KarinsArtScrap said...

o what a fun card and image.
very beautiful made.

greetings karin

Kat said...

Loving your shaped card Sue. And what a good idea to use part of the image on the outside and the rest inside.

Kat x

E. Marie said...

Great shaped card. Perfect for the theme and so creative!! Love the image(s), too. Thanks for a chance to a win that adorable stamp!!

Kecia said...

Oh my goodness! Is that ever a cool creation! I love the colors, and the word "Chill". Screams summertime to me. You are an amazing papercrafter! Each and every time I come to your blog, I am treated to adorable creations.

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