Monday, 2 July 2012

Let's get fruity

Hello, it's Monday again, it comes round so quickly. I hope you’re all OK and have had a lovely weekend. I'm going to my cousins cremation today, I mentioned him earlier this month, he died of a Brain Aneurism at the age of 38, it is also my Mum's birthday today too, so she's saying goodbye to her nephew on her birthday. My youngest son has fractured his hand and it's driving him mad and he's driving me mad, as there is no Football practice or Rugby, he's so fed up. As I see it things can only get better. Let's move on to today's challenge card.

It is time for another theme over on the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge, this time it was Paula's turn to choose the theme and she chose "Let's Get fruity" - Use something on your creation that has fruit on it. As soon as I saw the theme I knew which stamp I had to use. I used Joanna Sheens Autumn JSHM017
Of course you must use a House Mouse, Happy Hopper or Gruffie to join in.

We are sponsored by Simon Says Stamp who will be giving one lucky winner $25 gift certificate and also Sweet Stamps Store who will give a $10 gift certificate.
The top two players with the most votes will be the prize winners and also asked to be our next GDT'S.

Now to announce the winner of my House Mouse candy, it's .....................Jane Middleton

Thanks for looking, the DT have all made gorgeous cards for your inspiration so hop on over to the HM&F Monday Challenge to see them.

This is for the following challenges:-

1. Allsorts - week 161 - In Bloom

2. Joanna Sheen - Summer daze

3. Mishelflo's - July - Blooming Birthday

Stamps - JSHM017 Autumn House Mouse, House Mouse sentiment,
Papers - Dovecraft Garden Party
Colouring Mediums - Promarkers,
Tools - Crealie dies, border punch, leaf punches, butterfly punch, dragonfly punch,
Embellishments - pearls, ribbon, stickles,

Thank you for popping by my blog.
Happy crafting
Tracy &


  1. oh this is so beautiful Hun love those images and those papers,and embellishments are perfect love it hugs Cherylxxxx

  2. What a lovely card Tracy - great colours & colouring & such a sweet image. I'm sure your Mum will love it. Hope all goes well for your family today - a sad day indeed. I also hope your son finds something to amuse himself with - have you tried jig-saws - an old favourite but one that can pass the time & be quite enjoyable. Jx

  3. oh a beautiful card .. love the colours .
    Hope your Mum has an ok day despite the sadness.
    Lisa x

  4. Beautiful card, Tracy! Stunning colours, and the image is adorable.
    Love the sparkly butterfly, such a gorgeous detail.

    Have a nice day,

  5. Another HM stunner Tracy, the colours in particular really make this stand out from the crowd.

    Thanks so much for joining our 'In Bloom' them at Allsorts this week.

    Hope you and the family are OK, or as well as can be expected after today's events. Also that Bobby's hand is on the mend.

    B x

  6. Oh Tracy!! That card is beautiful, I love the House Mouse Designs:)

    Thanks for taking the time to join in at Mishelflo's!
    michelle x

  7. So beautiful card Tracy,I love the image and the colours.
    So gorgeous papers.

    Hugs Riet.xx

  8. Hi hun
    such a pretty card,fabulous colouring, pretty papers & embelies, luv the soft colours, sue,x

  9. wow this is so very beautiful i just love house mouse and your card is stunning i love yor flowers they fit perfectly for the challenge this month,thanks for joining us at MMC this month and goodluck huni xx

  10. Spring time goodness. This is so fresh and beautiful. Adorable card!

  11. Tracy, I love this image. I love your flowers and paper which seem to bring it all together. Enjoy your week

  12. just beautiful so pretty
    Hugs Kate xx
    ps I have 1000 follower candy if you are interested :)

  13. hi Hun sorry only,me again forget my head if it was not screwed on just wanted to say bless you for playing at MMC this month,hugs Cherylxxxxx

  14. Oh WOW this is gorgeous.

  15. Tracy your card is so gorgeous, the image is lovely,alas I have no fruit hm stamps for this challenge, the papers and pretty colours are a delight.
    Pleased to tell you I won your lovely candy, lucky me.
    many thanks janex

  16. Gorgeous card Tracy :-) I find this stamp one of the most diffy to colour and you have done a fabulous job !! stunning !!

    I was thinking of you yesterday and know it must have been a terrible day for everyone xx sending a hug xx

    Lols x x x

  17. I do hope you are all OK Tracey!!!

    Your card is gorgeous, such pretty colours and papers. Fabulous colouring of that beautiful those great details.

    hugs Heather xx

  18. Love the card mum its beautiful!:)
    Love you
    Jodie xxxxx

  19. Hi Tracy, beautiful design and colors. Love the pastels. The flowers are so pretty. Love this image and your coloring is wonderful

    So sorry to hear of the loss of your cousin as such a young age. Sounds like you have a lot on your plate right now, and want you to know I am thinking of you. Stay strong.


  20. Hi Tracy lovely cute HM creation gorgeous soft colour combo perfect, beautiful papers & design..

    smiles Christine x

  21. Hello Tracy, I just popped by to say thank you for joining us at Joanna Sheen Summer Daze challenge with your gorgeous creation.
    Teresa x

  22. Such a sweet card. The stamp is adorable! Love your coloring!

  23. What a sad day for you today, will be thinking of you. And a happy Birthday to your Mum. .
    Your House Mouse cards are always fabulous , this is so pretty well done Hugs Elaine

  24. A beautiful card, love the stamp
    Thanks for playing along with Michelflo Monthly Challenge
    Anne x

  25. Tracy...this is so CUTE! I love the colors...the stamp...EVERYTHING! :) And it matches your blog colors and theme!!! hee hee hee

  26. What a fun card! I love the image of this card. I like the soft and beautiful colors you used too.
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Tracy x