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Thursday, 27 May 2010

House mice that look strangely like bears



It is so nice that the sun has come back even if it is not as sunny as it has been. I really need to do a lot of work in my garden it is such a mess. Maybe I will give it a go tomorrow.
My card is for the brilliant house mouse blog hop there are loads of prises up for grabs so it is well worth taking a look :D
Now I know that these two do look strangely like bears but they are gruffies which are created by the same people. This image is available as a stamp but I have used the Joanna sheen decoupage version. It took quite a while to cut it out but I am happy with the result. I am going to give this to my Dad as he is going away for a motor biking weekend and I thought this image was just perfect :D
Oh and if you like the papers they are from 2 different digi set gingham and checks and simple dotty that you can get from Bearly Mine along with many more gorgeous digi sets and discs. They are brilliant value and you can print the papers again and again. If that was not good enough they will be having a bank holiday sale from tomorrow (Fri 28th) so they will be even better value!
This card is for the following challenges:
House Mouse Challenge Blog - Good bye
My Time to craft - Vivid colours
Charisma Cardz - Going round in circles

12 comments:

Sue said...

Amy, what a lot of work cutting that image out and it looks PERFECT! This is going to be a really great card for your Dad since he is a motorcyclist! Nice job! Thanks for joining the fun at the house mouse and friends challenge and blog hop. Good Luck with the prize drawings.

Take Care
Sue Drees

Allison said...

love that image, so cute
Thanks for joining us at Charisma this week
AllisonX

Sue from Oregon said...

Oh how cool is this???? Love the effect of 3D as well. So glad you joined in our blog hop...so much fun! I bet your Dad will love this!
Thanks again for joining HM&F Monday Challenge Blog Hop!

Lorraine A said...

gorgeous card Amy :-) I love this image ,, very cute and perfect for your Dad

thanks for joining the HM&F Monday Challenge and hop :-)

good luck with the prize draws and hope you join us next time :-)

luv
Lols x x

mycardz said...

OMGoodness! I LOVE your card. Awesome job on the cutting too. And, your coloring is perfect. What a great image for this challenge. So glad you could joing us for our first House Mouse Blog Hop!!

Christine said...

Hi Amy your dad will be thrilled to receive this creation its stunning lots of work & LOVE thanks for sharing & joining our 1st HM&F Monday chall. blog hop good luck with the draw..hope to see you again

Hugs Christine xx

Curt in Carmel said...

What a simply awesome card! At first I couldn't make the connection with the "good-bye" theme and then I read it for your Dad going away on a trip! Brilliant! Your cutting ability is amazing! Thanks for playing with us this week! Best, Curt

Natascha (nata1984) Germany said...

Wow, this is just a great card. Love the image and the use of 3D effect. Good luck for the big Blog Hop at HM & F MC.

Hugs, Natascha

Ziggyeor said...

Wow you cut out that image so well! I'm sure your Dad will love it.

America said...

WHAT AN AAWESOME card for you DAD> I love the PAPER TOLE/3d effects you achieved with all that cutwork here. FAB coloring too! GREAT take on the GoodBye Challenge. Thanks so much for joining us on our first ever HM&F Monday Challenge bloghop. Good luck to you! :)

Lori Barnett said...

SUPER CUTE! I would be hangin' on to my dad too!!!! Thanks for playing our challenge this week :)

Rica said...

Brilliant card for your Dad whizzing off on his biking weekend. Not seen the decoupage sheets 'in action' before but this is fabulous. Great cutting work and adorable lo and papers.
Thanks so much for hopping along with us at HM&F.
hugs Heather xx

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