Monday, September 15, 2014

Mid Way Reminder for HMFMC# 178 Paper Piecing

Welcome back mousey lovers to our Mid-Week squeakkkkkkkkk
We have some more DT inspiration to share with you for our current chall theme of

**Paper Piecing**

Our very talented teamie Dorte Kvist is hosting this chall. theme.

Papercraft paper piecing is;  cutting pieces out from a design and layering them on paper. This is a versatile technique and easily adapted. Rubber stamps designs are often used for paper piecing projects. A design can be stamped several times on a piece of paper and then these can be cut and adhered to a project. See Paper Piecing for a step by step guide to this technique.

ALL challenges have the alternate option of *ANYTHING GOES* too!  So come PLAY ALONG with us and enter your projects using stamps, CD images or decoupage by;

Our Generous Sponsors for this challenge are 
http://www.simonsaysstamp.com/servlet/StoreFront
http://www.simonsaysstamp.com/servlet/StoreFront

Simon Says Stamp is generously giving away a RANDOM ASSORTMENT of some of their Premium Dye Ink Pads to one very lucky player!
http://www.simonsaysstamp.com/servlet/StoreFront
 Simon Says Stamp has over 100,000+ items in stock along with the latest and greatest releases from Magnolia, Whiff of Joy, Tim Holtz, Spellbinders, Copics, House-Mouse Designs and so much more.  With such an amazing variety and awesome deals on shipping, it’s always good timing to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp store! 


Also Sponsored by....the lovely Marianne at Marianne Design 
mariannedesign.nl

Marianne Design develops high quality craft products with much care, all to enable you to make beautiful cards, scrapbooks and other craft projects.



Thank You Sponsors for your great generosity! 


Check out the gorgeous Mid way creations the DTs have to inspire you.
Christine Craig

A BIG thank you to all the Designers for your amazing contributions,
and Big Hugs to our Mousey Teamies that cant be with us today. XXXX





Now it's YOUR turn to play!  Here are the RULES;
  1. Create a project following the theme, OR, an Anything Goes as alternate take.
  2. Your project must feature images from House-Mouse Designs®. You can use Stamps, images from CD collections and/or Decoupage Sheets.
  3. Enter this challenge using the inlinkz tool found below this post.
  4. Reference Challenge CODE HMFMC178, and link your work back to this Blog.
  5. For prize eligibility, you MUST BECOME A *FOLLOWER* of HMFMC.
Enter as often as you'd like, but your projects MUST be NEW creations and submitted by Midnight, EST, on Saturday, September 20th, 2014

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We cant wait to see your Paper Piecing entries!
Good Luck to you, and thank you for playing along with us Mouseys!

Please scroll down to the bottom of the Main Post below to submit your entries. Or Click HERE to go directly there!

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Monday, September 8, 2014

We are Paper Piecing Challenge HMFMC178

Eeeek!! 
Happy Monday and welcome back to HMFMC! It's time for a New Challenge.

A big thank you to those who participated in our previous Challenge, HMFMC177, themed "Food, Glorious Food".  Your yummy takes were fabulous, bright and gorgeous.  Christine was our hostess and has chosen her Lucky winners along with the top three entries!   (choosing amongst all of your beautiful entries is the toughest thing for us to do!).

The Lucky Winner of the QKR 5 Digital Stamps of their choice to QKR's store
is... Entry #16, which belongs to Janette

The Lucky Winner of Christine's fabulous
Decoupage Food and Drink Candy

is...  Entry #14,  which belongs to Fern

The Lucky Winner of the TEAM Stamp "Slurp 'n Chirp" Prize

CONGRATULATIONS!
Please contact America to claim your fabulous prizes.

** NEW CHALLENGE, HMFMC178***
Our very talented Dorte Kvist is hosting next and has chosen this super FUN theme;
~Paper Piecing~ 
 
Papercraft paper piecing is;  cutting pieces out from a design and layering them on paper. This is a versatile technique and easily adapted. Rubber stamps designs are often used for paper piecing projects. A design can be stamped several times on a piece of paper and then these can be cut and adhered to a project. See Paper Piecing for a step by step guide to this technique.

ALL challenges have the alternate option of *ANYTHING GOES* too!  So come PLAY ALONG with us and enter your projects using stamps, CD images or decoupage by;


Proudly Sponsored by;
We are very happy to welcome back Heidi and Simon Says Stamp!!
http://www.simonsaysstamp.com/servlet/StoreFront
http://www.simonsaysstamp.com/servlet/StoreFront

Simon Says Stamp is generously giving away a RANDOM ASSORTMENT of some of their Premium Dye Ink Pads to one very lucky player!
http://www.simonsaysstamp.com/servlet/StoreFront
 Simon Says Stamp has over 100,000+ items in stock along with the latest and greatest releases from Magnolia, Whiff of Joy, Tim Holtz, Spellbinders, Copics, House-Mouse Designs and so much more.  With such an amazing variety and awesome deals on shipping, it’s always good timing to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp store!

...AND by...
The lovely Marianne at Marianne Design
mariannedesign.nl

Marianne Design develops high quality craft products with much care, all to enable you to make beautiful cards, scrapbooks and other craft projects.



Thank You Sponsors for your great generosity! 

** GUEST DESIGNERS **
A great big THANKS goes out to three amazingly talented July and August Guest Designers, Beth Brovold and Jacky Knight and Jenny Kindberg. We so enjoyed having you on board with us and appreciate your fabulous contributions. :)  Please also help us to welcome three NEW lovely Guest Designers for September and October. Diane and Laila and Stephanie! Thank you for joining us.  We're so excited to have you on board and look forward to your great contributions! :)

Check out the fabulous samples by our NEW Guest Designers;
Diane(paper piecing)



  Stephanie (anything goes)

** HMFMC Designers **
starting with our fabulous Challenge Host/Hostess
 Dorte Kvist
 Thank you Teamies for such stunning contributions.  
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Now it's YOUR turn to play!  Here are the RULES;
  1. Create a project following the theme, OR, an Anything Goes as alternate take.
  2. Your project must feature images from House-Mouse Designs®. You can use Stamps, images from CD collections and/or Decoupage Sheets.
  3. Enter this challenge using the inlinkz tool found below this post.
  4. Reference Challenge CODE HMFMC178, and link your work back to this Blog.
  5. For prize eligibility, you MUST BECOME A *FOLLOWER* of HMFMC.
Enter as often as you'd like, but your projects MUST be NEW creations and submitted by Midnight, EST, on Saturday, September 20th, 2014
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We cant wait to see your Paper Piecing entries!
Good Luck to you, and thank you for playing along with us Mouseys!
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Monday, September 1, 2014

Mid Way Reminder HMFMC#177 FOOD GLORIOUS FOOD

Welcome back mousey lovers to our Mid-Week squeakkkkkkkkk
We have some more DT inspiration to share with you for our current chall theme of

**FOOD GLORIOUS FOOD**

use ANY FOOD related image even Christmas cards with FOOD..

Please NOTE that ALL challenges also have the alternate option of *ANYTHING GOES* too!  So don't worry if you don't have a stamp with FOOD, as you can still join us by entering any of your projects using HMD stamps, CD images or decoupage all count..

Proudly Sponsored by;
http://www.qkrstampede.com  
http://www.qkrstampede.com - home of the Perfect Shim!
Prize - Winner will receive 5 Digital Stamps of their choice to QKR's online store

  Welcome to our QKR Rubber Stamp store! We have the Somewhat cute, Somewhat Quirky images that are available as unmounted, natural red rubber stamps OR as digital stamps! We have several rubber stamp lines featuring over 10,000 designs. Our QKR Stampede website features the artwork of Ken Herrod. Ken has a unique, somewhat quirky, style with lots of humor and character. Not a day goes by we don't get a chuckle out of a design we run across!  We are also the home of the new product: the Perfect Shim!!!
Check out their line of FABULOUS Stores! 
QKR Stampede - http://www.qkrstampede.com - home of the Perfect Shim!
Eureka Stamps - http://www.eurekastamps.com
Biblical Impressions - http://www.biblicalstamps.com
Alluring Impressions - http://www.alluringimpressions.com

AND...A Generous CANDY PRIZE...
Our fabulous Teamie, Christine is kindly offering another Lucky player this awesome NEW pack House-Mouse Designs Food/Drink Decoupage sheets


AND... a fun "FOOD" themed PRIZE from your Mousey Team
This Wooden Rubber Stamp will be given away to a third lucky player;

This Stamp is no longer available and rare. It is by Stampa Rosa Inc., House-Mouse Designs, Stamp Design of the Month, from November 2001, #469M, featuring Amanda, Mudpie and Monica.  Stamp is called: "Slurp 'n Chirp".  Thee gang is eating a bowl of Spaghetti. Isn't that just so cute, and so fitting for this challenge theme too?

Super Prizes, heh?  Be sure to play and enter the challenge for your chance to win!  :)

Check out the gorgeous Mid way creations the DTs have to inspire you. 





A BIG thank you to all the Designers for your amazing contributions,
& Big Hugs to our mousey teamies that cant be with us today. XXXX


Now it's YOUR turn to play!  Here are the RULES;
  1. Create a project following the theme, OR, an Anything Goes as alternate take.
  2. Your project must feature images from House-Mouse Designs®. You can use Stamps, images from CD collections and/or Decoupage Sheets.
  3. Enter this challenge using the inlinkz tool found below this post.
  4. Reference Challenge CODE HMFMCXXXX, and link your work back to this Blog.
  5. For prize eligibility, you MUST BECOME A *FOLLOWER* of HMFMC.
Enter as often as you'd like, but your projects MUST BE NEW creations.

Please submit your entries by Midnight EST, Saturday , September 6th, 2014.
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We can't wait to see your yummy FOOD creations! 
Good Luck to you, and thank you for playing along with us!

Please scroll down to the bottom of the Main Post below to submit your entries. Or Click HERE to go directly there!

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