Monday, August 25, 2014

House of Mouse Guest Designer Challenge #177 "Food Glorious Food"!!!

Good Monday morning dear friends!!

Today begins a brand new challenge over at House of Mouse...this time it's all about "Food"!!  Now that should be an easy one right!!!  Can't wait to see what the DT have come up with...pop over and check them out HERE!!!

This is also the end of my Guest Designer term...SAD face here!!!  I have SO ENJOYED these four chances to join in with the FABULOUS House of Mouse design team...working with these sweet little mice and friends has just been a blast!!!

I have made my Grandson Quinn's 2nd birthday card using this challenge as inspiration!! 

Here is my card...
please click on the first image for a closer view/slideshow...
the image in the upper left corner is "Birthday Cupcake" HMJR1007...
the sentiments are LOTV Set 58 & 60 Pretty Grungy-Good Times & Wishes...
I cut out a circle so that the inside image shows through, stitched on rick rack and added small pearls...

 closer view of "Birthday Cupcake"...
DP is LOTV "Bear Necessities" 8"x8" pad...
 the stick pin is decorated with beads, shabby seam binding and bottle filled with beads...
 inside is decorated with this little boy DP from my stash...
 inside image is "Make a Wish 02" HMGR1011...
So that is my Grandson's card!!  Time to hop on over to House of Mouse Challenge blog to check out the FABULOUS DT's projects!!!
Materials Used:
Stamps-all listed above
DP-LOTV "Bear Necessities" and the "little boys" paper is from my stash
Die cuts-Spellbinders Classic Circles & Scalloped Circles
Stick pin, shabby seam binding, frantage and pearls-Live and Love Crafts
Challenges I will enter:
Gruffies and Guests-Challenge #8 "Anything Goes with option of Boys"
Creative Fingers-Challenge #46 "Anything Goes"
Until next time thank you for taking the time to stop by!!  Your visits and comments are so very much appreciated!!!!



  1. Beth, this is so sweet! Your images are beyond amazing, you are so talented with those markers! Love the colour palette and the window is such a clever idea! I love it all, big hugs :)

  2. I love your peek a boo like card Beth...that is such a cute way to incorporate two images, which by the way you coloured so well. I just love the blue plaid and the colours you used. The window is such a neat idea!!! LOVE LOVE LOVE it!

  3. Lovely card for your Grandson, Beth, the images you have used are so sweet in all ways, great to have you with us as a GDT,
    hugs Dorte

  4. ahhhhh, love this card! the colours are perfect

  5. Hi Beth, I just love your Mouse Card. The colours you chose are perfect and the images are so cute! I love the way one of the images peaks out of the hole. Your colouring is remarkable. I love your use of embellies and frontage!! Dianne

  6. Such a gorgeous card Beth, I love you cute images and such a fabulous design as always.
    It's been lovely having you join us for the past month.

  7. A Really STUNNING card Beth, I adore those little mouse images, they are sooo super cute!!!! And you have worked them so well,I love your little pin and bottle with beads too. I am sure that your little grandson will adore the card, his nanny has made especially for him honey!!!!
    Big Cuddles Jay xxx

  8. Beth, another stunner! WOW girl you sure put your heart into every card. Gorgeous color work on those darling birthday mice and cakes! Love the cut out so we can see double the fun mice on the front! And again when we look inside. Frantage and glitter looks super. Lucky little Grandson to have a Grandma who makes beautiful cards like this one. Was so much fun having you join us and the time has just flown by. You did an exceptional job as our guest, thanks so much, I'll miss you creating alongside us.


  9. This is gorgeous, love the sweet little mice and neat card fold, delightful creation, nicely done
    Hugs Julie P

  10. Beautiful Card! Love it Beth - it's sunning. Great colors too! Your fellow GDT, :) Hugs!

  11. Oh wow this is a truly beautiful creation and many thanks for joining in our challenge over at Gruffies & Guests Challenge "Anything Goes With The Option of Boys" good luck and it would be lovely to see you again next time Dt Member Sandra H xx

  12. Thanks for sharing your wonderfulart with us at Gruffies and Guests Challenge. I hope we will see you next time. Good luck with this wonderful entry..GennyDT

  13. Awesome coloring and housemouse stamps, love your card! :) Thanks for playing along this time at Creative Fingers! Hope to see you next time too! ♥ Tindaloo