Monday, July 20, 2015

To You and Yours

Happy Monday!

What?!?!  Monday's aren't happy?
Well...this one is because I am starting a week long vacation of camping in the woods!
But don't worry...I have a weeks worth of blog posts all pre-written so please stop by for a visit all week!

Today, I have a fun House Mouse Designs Christmas card to share with you.

This card features Poinsettia Candle colored with Chameleon Pens.


  • Stencil the Christmas Border Stencil on a panel of green cardstock with gold embossing paste and allow to dry.
  • Adhere the panel to a larger gold panel.
  • Tie ribbon around the panels and then adhere to a 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″ top folded green card.
  • Stamp Poinsettia Candle image on a white panel with black ink and color with markers.
  • Cut around image and adhere to circle panels before adhering to card.
  • Stamp sentiment on a die cut oval panel.
  • Back with a red scallop edge oval panel and adhere to card.

  • Stampendous:

    HMR41 Poinsettia Candle
    SSC1231 Holiday Expressions Perfectly Clear Stamps™
    SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
    MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
    MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper


    DWLJ922 Christmas Borders Stencil
    DWDGP Gold Embossing Paste
    DWDPK Dreamweaver Palette Knife
    DWLM2010 Paste Spreader


    Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper®
    Chameleon™ Markers (RD4, BR2, NU1, PK3, OL3)
    Classic Circle, Classic Oval, & Classic Scallop Oval Dies by Spellbinders™ Paper Arts
    Ribbon by May Arts
    Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

    There are ton's of great House Mouse Designs projects that the Stampendous DT has created.
    You can check them out HERE.

    And you can see more Poinsettia inspiration on these blogs:

    Thanks for stopping by!



    Bunny said...

    What a cute project. I love those house mouse.

    Stampendous said...

    So beautiful! Those poinsettia petals are awesome and the rich embossed background work so well for this House-Mouse image. Great job on this card, Kristine. Thank you for sharing!

    Jean said...

    So pretty!

    TracyM #6773 said...

    DELIGHTFUL card Kristine!!!

    P Beatty said...

    Such a sweet idea!

    Pam Hornschu said...

    One of my favorite new images, and colored so beautifully!

    Anonymous said...

    Those mice are always darling and the poinsettia is colored wonderfully
    thanks for sharing.

    barbara macaskill said...

    I could sit here for hours looking at this magnificent card! Love the gold mesh, the coloring and the layout of the card!!!! Spectacular!! TFS!

    Viki Banaszak said...

    Oh, the coloring on this stamp is gorgeous! I love the hm stamps and I think I really need this one this year. LOL