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Boz Towers, Essex, United Kingdom
I'm a Red Hat Society member with a love of crafting of all sorts. A very proud mum to four fabulous children and Nan to six gorgeous grandchildren. I started work as a milliner and now have an abiding love of scrapbooking and card making.

The lovely people that drop by ~ thank you.

Sunday 1 August 2010


I love House Mouse stamps and, when the smashing Rusty sent me some stamped images, I just had to do something with this one.   The background paper is from DCWV Linen Closet and the flower I picked up from a dollar store in Canada. I coloured the edges of a Craftworks Card with a Promarker pen to tone with the paper.  A big thanks to Melissa who keeps a brilliant list of current challenges.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges:

KAH-Wink-E-Dink Digi Stamps It's Cool
Crafty Creations Challenge # 78 Summer Lovin'
Creative Inspirations Challenge 71 - Animals
Crafty Ann's Challenge Blog Challenge 20 - Lazy Hazy Days of Summer
Alphabet Challenge Blog - N is for Nature
Cowgirls Sunday Stamp'en Challenge - Anything Goes
Bunny Zoe's Crafts Challenge 2 - Summer Days
The Sisterhood of Crafters - Sisterhood Challenge Funnies
Totally Gorjuss Challenge 38 Water Water


artydoll said...

Wish I was in that little boat sailing away...............lovely card well done

Ann Whitfield said...

Oh that wee mouse has eaxactly the right idea! Gorgeous card, thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's
Ann x

Sarah said...

Ohhhh Jennie this is gorgeous, I love everything about it x said...

Gorgeous card. I love the image. x

Angie - Bumble Bee's Craft Den said...

Fab card and a fab image - love the sentiment and I think that the word 'chillaxin' should be put forward to be included in the next edition of the Oxford Dictionary!!!!

Ali said...

Gorgeous - I love the sentimentsx

dragonllew said...

Great card fab image and I love the sentiment.

Julie (elysia2003) said...

Good luck with all those challenges. Fab card xxx

Micki said...

lol, love this card and definitely brought a laugh out. Sigh wish I could do that chillin' and relaxin', lol. Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at the sisterhood of crafters and so thrilled that you visited and grabbed the blinkie. :-)


Courtney said...

Oh, this is 'COOL'! Thanks for playing along with us this week at KWED. Good Luck!


Susan (aka TomsMom) said...

What an absolutely beautiful card!

1CardCreator said...

What a sweet card! Great take on the challenge! :) Thanks for playing along with KWED! We appreciate your support and hope you will join us again next week! ~Diane

Kristen H said...

I love the shape of this card, and that paper is so beautiful! That little mouse is having a great day, keeping "COOL"!!!

Thank you for joining us at KWED, we hope to see you again!!!

Fifi Folle said...

Awww that little mouse is adorable! Lovely card, the colours you have used are gorgeous. x

Uma said...

lovely, like the chillaxin greeting and the gold flourish

Claire said...

Just beautiful, I love house mouse and this card is fab!! Love the sentiment too
Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ann's hope to see you again next time
Claire xx

Unknown said...

Lovely card, wish i felt as relaxed as that little ouse looks ;) xx

stephanne said...

I wish I could be chillaxin with that sweet little mouse right now, it was 110 degrees where I live today, that's just not right!! Love the papers you've used and your colouring is wonderful!! Thanks so much for joining in at Creative Inspirations animal challenge this week!!

Lisa B said...

I wish I could take your advice and relax! You did a great job on your card. That paper and coloring of your image is fabulous!

Thanks for playing along with us this week over at the sisterhood.

iReneM said...

Aww, how sweet is the little mouse. I love the scalloped base card and BP. Your colouring is ace :-)

Thank you for sharing this with us at Crafty


Unknown said...

What a great card! Love the image & colours. Thanks for joining the Alphabet Challenge x

Carolina said...

Very cute and lovely card.
Thank you for joining the alphabet challenge

Mina said...

what a fabulous card and I love the sentiments they are perfect for the house mouse image...thanks for joining in with the Bunny Zoe's monthly challenge
Mina xxx