Friday, April 21, 2017

Mice Wishes!

Our Stampendous and Creative Impressions Blog Hop has been so much fun!  This week the Stampendous Design Team has been sharing our creations that feature some of the wonderful ribbons and embellishments that Creative Impressions has generously provided us. They are the perfect finishing touches to our designs. And what's a Blog Hop without some PRIZES!

 My creation today features the adorable Painted Wishes 

Mice Wishes!
SSCM5002 Painted Wishes House Mouse
DCP1006 Fitted Frames B
Acrylic Handle
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

DWLS1010 Happy Birthday Stencil
DWDEP Regular Embossing Paste
DWDPK Dreamweaver Palette Knife
DWLM2010 Paste Spreader

Patterned Cardstock  - Green, Black
Copic Markers - E51, E33, E37, R00, YG01, YG03, YG06, T0, T2, YG93, B37, B34, 100
Foam tape
May Arts Ribbon
Removable Tape
Acrylic Paint - Spanish Olive, Bright yellow
Die Cut Machine


Step 1:  Fold a 6" x 12" piece of Green patterned cardstock in half to form an square card
Step 2:  Stamp the Painting Mouse image on a 2 1/2" x 3 1/2" piece of Mixed Media paper with Memento Tuxedo Black ink, color with Copic Markers, edge with the YG93 marker
Step 3: Stamp the Mice Wishes sentiment on a 1/2" x 3 1/4" piece of white, edge with the YG93 marker
Step 4:  Cut a 2 5/8" x 3 5/8" and a 5/8" x 3 3/8" pieces of white, color in along each edge about 1/4" with the YG93 marker, use as mats for the mouse and sentiment
Step 5:  Cut a 5 1/2" x 5 1/2" piece of the black patterned paper, edge with black marker
Step 6:  Cut two 7" pieces of matching ribbon, adhere to two sides of the black paper adhering in the back, adhere the black paper to the card front
Step 7:  Tape the Happy Birthday stencil to a piece of white cardstock with removable tape
Step 8:  Use a palette knife to place about a tablespoon of Regular Embossing Paste on a craft mat, add a few drops of each of the acrylic paint colors, mix well, apply across the stencil, remove stencil and place in water for cleaning, let pasted image dry well
Step 9:  Use the fitted frames to cut out the Happy Birthday, and a matching mat from white cardstock, color the edge of the mat with the YG93 marker, adhere them together
Step 10:  Use foam tape to apply the mouse image to the lower left of the card front, adhere the Happy Birthday to the upper right, use foam tape to add the sentiment
Step 11:  Tie a small matching bow, adhere to the card with Fabri-Tac

Head over to the Stampendous Blog for our list of designer's today.
Happy Creating,


craftymom205 said...

Cute card.

Linda BL said...

Love how you used the green with the house mouse.

McStamper said...

Great birthday card. Love the colors.

Jean said...

Delightful card!

Stacey Kowbel said...

This is such an adorable card!

sharon g said...

Gosh, I love those mice! So cute.

Gail Pickens-Barger, E-RYT said...

Loving the paint brush theme!

Mary Holshouser said...

So sweet. Love how the
card is wrapped like a package.
The painting mouse is a fun
thanks for sharing a cute

TAG Creations by T.German said...

House mouse!!! So pretty!!!

Denise Bryant said...

Darling card! Love the way you colored the cute mouse! Pretty ribbon to embellish your card!

Jaimi Bailey said...

Great card! The colors are beautiful and that mouse is adorable!

Bunny said...

This image is adorable. I love that you can use any color you want. This is really a cute card. The ribbon and bow are a good addition.

cghundley said...

Oh cute and the
papers are a
great addition.
Carla from Utah

Verna Angerhofer said...

Beautiful color palette and I love that cute House Mouse image. And, the ribbon treatment is perfect for it.

Downsouth said...

Question? Who doesn't like the House Mice? Answer: Nobody!! I loved your color scheme of green that you carried through the whole card and then the bow & ribbon with blue and green really set off the whole card. It was very striking.

Rebecca Yahrling said...

What beautiful ribbon - so unique.
Fun card, love those House Mouse.

Robin said...

Oh my goodness I just adore that little mouse! I have got to get me some of these. Your card is just beautiful! Hugs, Robin

barbara macaskill said...

Great colors and the HM is adorable! He could drop me a line anytime! We could sit down and visit with a plate of cheese and crackers while he tells me his secrets! TFS!

Sue LD said...

Cute card. I like your coloring and how you used the ribbon.

Brenda Lilley said...

So cute! Love the way you made it a package with the ribbon. Thanks for sharing!