Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Life's Lemons

     I'm sure we are all familiar with the age old phrase about 'Life giving you lemons and making lemonade.'  But this fabulous little House Mouse has a slightly different idea.  Very cool!  :-D


Colored with ProMarkers & gel pens
Cut with die from Sizzix, edges inked
Sheer ribbon and hand-tied bow 'dyed' with ProMarkers
Sentiment printed & hand cut
Yellow CS bleached with Q-tip

     Challenges:
A Bit More Time...Extra
Carlin's Card Paradise
Craft-Dee BowZ
Creative Craft Cottage
Die Cut Divas
Dies R Us
Dream Valley
Friendship
House Mouse
Outlawz Greetings

     Have a great Wednesday and Happy Crafting.  NanaConnie

19 comments:

theras kartenblog said...

The little mouse is so cute and I like the colours of your card.
Thanks for playing along with us at Friendship Challenge. Happy crafting!
Ilse (thera)

April said...

I love this little mousie cooling off in the lemonade. Such a bright and cheery card! Thanks for sharing at House Mouse and Friends Monday challenge. xx

jimlynn said...

Looks like he decided to take a dive into that lemonade. SO cute!! Love your card.
Lynn

meg said...

Love your image against the lemon yellow background that little guy looks like he is having fun

Diane said...

Super cute~cute card and as hot as it is here today I just might join him!! Thank you for joining our challenge at Dies R Us!
Diane DRU DT {Nellies Nest}

Linda Simpson said...

How cute, love the image and beautiful card design.
Hugs
Linda xxx

Arlene said...

Fun, funny and so darn cute. So glad you could join us at Die Cut Divas for our Summertime Fun challenge. ~ Arlene DT

Mia said...

A beautiful and funny card, Connie!
Thank you so much for entering our challenge at House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge with this lovely creation. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.
Regards,
Mia
Designer for House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge
craftartista.blogspot.com {My Blog}

Carole said...

Super card, thanks for playing along with our 'Summer Colours' challenge @ Dream Valley.
Good Luck & Happy Crafting
Carole xXx

Bunny said...

What a delicious way to cool off. This is a sweet image and a cute card. Thank you for joining us at HMFMC. {Bunny} Designer for House Mouse and Friends

Lorraine A said...

Super cute card Connie :-) the whole design of this is just gorgeous!! I could just drink some nice fresh lemonade!! Think I'll go and make some ;-)

Thanks for joining us on the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge
Stay Home and Stay Safe xx
Luv
Lols x x x

carla said...

A sweet card.
Thank you for joining us at Carlin's Kaartenparadijs.
Good Luck !
Carla (DT)

*Vicki* said...

I think I wouldn't mind doing something like this today as hot as it is!! LOL!! This is one of my fave stamps I have and your card is just darling with it! :) HUGS

Anne Buckingham said...

Just what we need on a hot summer day, a glass of lemonade. Don't we all wish we could lay inside a cold drink when it is that hot! Cut card. Great colors and layers added.

Barbara Bruder said...

Hi Connie, Your card is super cute (as always) and who doesn't like House Mouse. Great coloring!! Thanks so much for entering your lovely card into our 'Anything Goes ' challenge at Craft-Dee BowZ this month. Good luck and join us again soon. Hugs, Barbara

Claudia Rogier said...

Wonderful creation. Thanks for entering you card at Creative Craft Cottage
Das een hele mooie creatie. Leuk dat je meedoet met onze challenge bij Creative Craft Cottage
hugs
Claudia
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KarinsArtScrap said...

such a sweet card Connie
Thank you for playing with us at House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.
Goodluck and hope we see you again.

Gr Karin DT Member


Dorte said...

Beautiful card you have made, a cute image and fab colouring. Thanks for joining us at House Mouse and Friends Monday challenge!
Dorte x

Sue said...

Wonderful card, and with the hot weather we are having where I live, I can relate to this little guy. Great colors and coloring. Thaks for sharing it with us at the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.

Hugs
Sue