Friday, February 20, 2015

Shy Mouse

     Most of you know by now how much I adore the digis from QKR Stampede and I'm especially fond of the mice and the bears.  For our newest challenge, starting today, we have a theme of "Critters" so I get to show off another sweet mouse, this one called "Shy Mouse" digi 24163.  I did a card which will go in the box of cards I'll deliver to children's hospitals for Send a Smile 4 Kids.  (Did I remember to tell all of you that I'm one of the most recent collection and distribution points for SAS4K?  I collect for and deliver to three different hospitals in the Central Valley of California.  Check out the SAS4K site if you want to make cards for hospitalized kids.)


     I colored this Shy Mouse with ProMarkers, then cut and corner punched a rectangle which would fit into the die cut frame (Spellbinders.)  The little butterfly is also a die cut and is embossed.  I added a sprinkle of glitter across the wings.  I tied a bow from pink ribbon, adding it to her hair as a complement to the one on her tail.  The final touch --  the two teeny-tiny buttons on the bows and the gems on the butterfly.

     Challenges:
Crafting for all Seasons
Craft Your Passion
Crafty Boots
Crafty Cardmakers
Cupcake Inspirations
Design Team Showcase
Fan-Tastic Tuesday
Get Creative
Inky Impressions
One Stitch at a Time
Paper Shelter
Pile It On
Sister Act
Sweet 7

     OK, dig out those digis with critters on them (birds, rodents, bugs, animals) and come play along.  You can use any digi or stamp but remember if you use a QKR Stampede image (digi or rubber), your entry goes into a separate drawing for a QKR winner.  :-D  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

23 comments:

  1. Fun card for a wonderful cause. Glad to hear that SAS4K is lucky to have your talent as well as yourself to help in their great effort. Love those tiny buttons. Enjoy the weekend.

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  2. This is guaranteed to put a smile on someone's face and especially a child. So fun and cute. Love the bow you added and those tiny buttons. Precious!
    Lynn

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  3. Loving the die you have used to frame the gorgeous cute mouse! Gorgeous colours too.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  4. Really sweet card NC! That image is too cute and love your sparkly butterfly accent!! Have a great weekend! :)

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  5. Connie, that image is just too cute and putting the bow in her hair is very sweet. Just a darling card.

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  6. Precious and I ALWAYS LOVE you homemade bows. I know you taught me but I just haven't master. How if I just pay you to make me up some! Going to go pick my 3 images....so excited.

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  7. Awe she is so cute. Great details on this beauty. Nicely done. I am still hoping for rain. I added to my post how I did the trees,
    Hugs
    Berni

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  8. Sweet little mouse and lovely card. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

    Dionne

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  9. Aw. How cute. Love that well placed bow.
    Hugs,
    Teresa

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  10. so cute...thanks for sharing at cupcake inspirations

    Tina
    sweetie dt

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  11. This is sooo cute. I love the addition of the bow to the image. Thanks for joining in at Crafty Boots Challenges this time.

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  12. What a lovely card Thank you for joining us at Pile It On this time. We hope to see you again soon. Tracy DT

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  13. Very Cute! Thank you for joining us this week at Cupcake Inspirations.
    -Sandy, DT Sweetie

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  14. What a sweet card.

    Thanks for entering Design Team Showcase.

    Kim
    Design Team Showcase
    {Craftisan Studios}

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  15. Adding the bow in her hair adds great dimension to your card Connie. I love your coloring and how nice that it will bring a smile to someone who is actually under the weather. Wonderful my friend...Hugs, joann

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  16. Cute card. Thank you for sharing with us at Cupcake Inspirations. - Eva

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  17. Love your cute shy mouse. Thanks for sharing with us at OSAAT. Good luck and please join us again soon. Christine DT

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  18. Great card! I love that die you've used & the mage is adorable! xx

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  19. This is so cute!

    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers and More!

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  20. Cute card. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter.

    Nikki

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  21. lovely fun image on your card thanks for sharing with FTT Rachel dt

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  22. A great, fun card - beautifully coloured.

    Thanks for joining us at Inky Impressions.

    Helen x

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  23. This is fab - I just love this image and what a great design. Thank you so much for playing along at The Paper Shelter this week for our animal magic challenge hugs Judith x
    ps I have Happy candy on my blog and would love for you to visit me! x

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