Friday, June 23, 2017

Summer Snacking!

Summer heat is upon us, so what better theme to have than the Stampendous Design Team  "Keeping Cool" theme! This sweet House Mouse Summer Snacking stamp, along with the sentiment and Fitted Frame dies are some of the wonderful products I receive from Stampendous for being part of their Design Team! 

These adorable mice are cooling off on a hot summer day with cold, sweet watermelon! Hmmm...I can just imagine how they feel! Cool and satisfied!



Stampendous:
HMR104 House Mouse Summer Snacking
SSC1239 Spring Sentiments PCS
DCP1005 Fitted Frames Set A
DCP1006 Fitted Frames Set B
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
Acrylic Handle
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
My Color Cardstock - Parrot, Dare Devil
Graphic45 Children's Hour Collection 4501240
Copic Markers - B0000, E33, E51, E53, R00, R22, R29, R30, YG0000, YG03, YG67, YG93, W0, W2, W4, N10, 0
May Arts Red Ribbon with White Stitching
1/2" Corner Rounder
Foam Tape
FabriTac
Die Cut Machine

Instructions:
Step 1:  Fold a 7" x 10" piece of Parrot cardstock in half to form an A7 card, round the corners
Step 2: Use the Tuxedo Black ink to stamp the Summer Snacking image on white cardstock, color with Copic Markers
Step 3:  Use the Fitted Frames Set B to cut out the image, cut matching layer from Dare Devil cardstock, adhere the layers of each together
Step 4:   Use the Tuxedo Black ink to stamp the sentiment on white cardstock, use the Fitted Frames Set A to cut out the sentiment, cut matching layer from Dare Devil cardstock, adhere the layers of each together
Step 5:   Use a 1/2" corner rounder on a 4 3/4" x 6 3/4" piece of the Graphic45 paper, adhere to the card front
Step 6: Wrap the ribbon around the card to the front and adhere with FabriTac
Step 7:  Use foam tape to add the Summer Snacking image to the lower left side of the card front, and the sentiment to the upper right
Step 8:  Tie a small matching bow, use FabriTac to attach it to the right side of the card on the ribbon

Stop over at the Stampendous Blog for a complete list of today's designers:

Happy Creating,
Louise

7 comments:

Bunny said...

This is summer. I love this. The colors are beautiful. What a great stamp.

Denise Bryant said...

Love your card! The mice are having a summertime feast! Love the way you colored the watermelon and mice! Pretty color combo and details!

Beckie Williams said...

This is so so cute and yummy! I don't remember seeing this house mouse fun stamp, Thank you for sharing such a great card!!

Mary Holshouser said...

Those mice have to much fun.
Bet the watermelon tastes good
on a hot day.
Darling card.
thanks for sharing.

barbara macaskill said...

Do you think they would share their watermelon with me? I could really use some to help me cool down! Very cute card! TFS!

Viki Banaszak said...

This is so adorable! I love HM stamps and your coloring is fantastic!

Sue LD said...

Fabulous coloring. I love eating watermelon when it is hot outside.