Sunday, 27 March 2011


Firstly I would like to thank my blogging friends for the birthday wishes and cards I received for my Birthday on Friday. Thank you so much for your Birthday Wishes and the gorgeous cards. I didn't do much on my Birthday, but my sister had a "Handbag and purse Party", there was some lovely bags but I didn't buy anything, but it got me out for the evening. Although I did receive 11 orders for cards (mother's day), from people at the party. So I will be busy this week.

This is one of them, they requested some Ladybirds and a cute animal, so of course out came my House Mouse. This stamp is a Joanna Sheen one from the stamp sheet Poppy JSHM003. The flowers are a Sizzix die.

This is for the following challenges:-
1. Sketch 'N' Stash - challenge 57 - sketch (New stash is my stamp)
2. House Mouse - challenge # 91 - Welcome Spring
3. Stamp With Fun - challenge # 103 - Spring
4. Incy Wincy - challenge # 86 - Embossing (dry embossing on the red panel)
5. Stamp Something - Spring
6. Papertake Weekly - It's A Mom Thing
7. Simon Says Stamp - Mother's Day/ Girlie
8. By The Cute And Girlie - March - Springtime

Hope you all have a good week, and thank you for popping by blog.
Happy crafting
Tracy x


Lisa Jane said...

OH i love this image Tracey.. i just love poppies .. and the little ladbybug finishes the card off perfectly.
Glad you had a great birthday
Lisa x

Crafty Chris said...

Glad to hear you had a good birthday, would love to have been at the handbag party a bit of a weakness of mine, your mothers day card is gorgeous that is a beautiful image.
Chris x

scrappyjacky said...

This is lovely,Tracy...the red and green look so good together.
A belated Happy Birthday to you.

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Tracy,
This card is absolutely gorgeous. I love the colours and the image is just beautifully done. Fabulous creation. I love it.
Fiona x

craftykitten said...

Gorgeous card Tracy. Love those images and your colouring is beautiful.
Dawn xx

Chrissy said...

Hi! Tracy, I love House Mouse too, this is adorable, love the colours, and a Happy belated Birthday.Great to get orders.....

Crystal said...

AWWWW Tracy this is soooo super SWEET and totally ADORABLE!!! LOVE the colors and this hm image, nanna will LOVE this!! Hope you are having a great weekend!

Delphine said...

Oh Happy belated Birthday, Tracy! Your card is simply gorgeous! The image is fantastic and your colouring is perfect (the poppy is fab!)! I love the little ladybug you have added too:-)! Have a great evening! Hugs Delphine xx

Sue said...

Hi ya hun
aww totally gorgeous card, awesome colouring, great colour combo,lovely embelies & design, thank you for joining us at House Mouse & Friends this week, sue,x

Sue said...

awww your card is adorable, such a sweet image and fabby papers, love it:)

thanks for joining us at sketch n stash


Cheryl said...

oh glad you had a great birthday hun adore this card,how cute is that wee chap in that poppy,gorgoues layout hun hugs cherylxxxxxxxx

Julie said...

Fab card Tracy - lovely image and colouring, and I adore the flowers!! Thanks for joining us at Sketch N Stash this time around, Juliexx

Christine said...

Hi Tracy Happy Belated this image is gorgeous great colouring fab take on the chall...thanks for sharing at HM & Friends Monday chall.

smiles Christine xx

Fleur said...

GORGEOUS card Tracy, glad you had a fab birthday.

Hugz Fleur xXx

Jules said...

Hi Tracy

Sounds like it was a "handbag, purse and card ordering" party!!! LOL!!

Well done on gaining so many orders and good luck on getting them all completed ready for Sunday.

Loving the card you have posted here.

Love Jules xx

Jill said...

beautiful card Tracy love the cute image and the colour combo thanks for joining us at PTW hugs Jill xx

Dot said...

Wonderful spring card Tracy, I love your colour combination.Thanks for sharing your card with us at the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.
hugs Dorte (GD March)

Elaine said...

Hi Tracy,
Sorry I've been MIA again, just busy at work and not enough hours in my day!
Happy belated birthday to you xxx

Love your card, this is such a cute image and the little ladybirds are perfect.

Love Elaine xxx

Janiel/ janny said...

Hi Tracy, LOVE YOUR BEAUTIFUL CARD!!! The colors are stunning dear!!

Thank you for the well wishes.. and yes things are better than they were. Still have a ton to do and now to get caught up.. LOL..

oh heck and I have gone and missed you Birthday!!! I do hope that it was a GREAT DAY!!!
thanks again...hugs, Janiel

Sue said...

Wow, Tracy, what a bright beautiful card! Your coloring is beautiful and love that you used the colors from the image in the papers too. Thanks for sharing your card with us at the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge, good to see you again.

Sue Drees

Tracy said...

Such a sweet card. That image is so cute. I got to colour a few of House Mouse images today :)
Love the little ladybug embellishment, to cute.

Sue from Oregon said...

oh my, I have never seen this image made up...pure loveliness! I love red esp!Thanks for joining us for our Spring House Mouse and Friends Monday challenge! Sue K

debby4000 said...

Oh this is fabulous, love the sweet image. Hope you had a fab birthday.

KelsMakes!!! said...

Great Card thank you for joining us at Incy Wincy this week.

Mandy said...

Happy belated birthday hunny, I hope you had a good one, wow you are going to be busy this week :)

Tracy your card is absolutely gorgeous, the image is adorable and your colouring is beautiful.
Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp for our Mothers Day / girlie challenge
hugs Mandy xx

Ayelet {Jenny} said...

Happy belated birthday! Beautiful card such a brilliant image! Thank you for playing with us at BTC&G and good luck! X

Hannapanna said...

Just lovely. Gorgeous colours and image. Thanks for joining us over at By the Cute and Girly this month and good luck. Hugs, Hanna