Free background from VintageMadeForYou

Monday, 22 December 2014

A Busy Little Mouse

With just a few more days to go before the big fella in the red suit visits,
I still have quite a few cards in my 'drafts' folder, so you may be seeing
Christmas cards into the New Year!

I sent this card to one of my friends and her family.We trained as nurses
in the late 1960s, and she and I, along with another lady, have
remained firm friends all these years.

You will probably recognise this cute little mouse, ever so anxious to deliver
all his parcels. I bought the stamp many years ago, and I love to bring it 
out each year for at least 1 card.

Inside my card.

Image - Penny Black Gifts Sedan
Colouring - Promarkers
Dies - Spellbinders Classic and Scalloped Rectangles, and Circles
Punch - Making Memories Corner Rounder
Paper - Not sure, I think it is from a Cre8tive stack
Star peel-off stickers are from my junk stash

Challenges
ABC - 'Z is For Zany'
A Crafty Mess #2 - 'Anything Goes/Traditional Christmas Colours'
Animal Friends #21 - 'Anything Goes (with an animal)'
I Love Promarkers #250 - 'Anything Goes'
Penny Black and More - 'Special Occasions'
The Dream Factory #15 - 'A Christmas Carol' (Driving Home For Christmas-Chris Rea)

I'm off to hang some washing on the line...it will probably dry in a few minutes, as it is a 'stinker' of a day again. Oh, how I long for winter!!!!

Until next time, thank you for visiting,
Hugs, 
Jennifer. x




13 comments:

  1. A gorgeous card Jennifer.
    I hope you and your family have a wonderful Christmas
    Lorraine x

    ReplyDelete
  2. A gorgeous creation Jennifer.

    Thanks for joining in at Penny Black and More challenge and wishing you and yours a Happy and Peaceful Christmas.

    B x

    ReplyDelete
  3. Ganz toll! Danke für die Teilnahme bei den Animal Friends.
    LG Dreja

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Danke daß du bei der Traumfabrik mitmachst.
      LG Dreja

      Delete
  4. Gorgeous card love the image. Thanks for joining us at ABC, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxxxx

    ReplyDelete
  5. Eine ganz süße weihnachtskarte, mit einem süßen Motiv, die Maus ist ja echt zu putzig . Klasse gemacht und sie passt ganz wunderbar zu der aktuellen Challenge der traumfabrik,,schön das du mitmachst, schöne Weihnachten noch und viele liebe grüsse Bettina

    ReplyDelete
  6. aww, cute! i love that adorable image and the creative opening on this very festive holiday card. thank you so much for playing along with us this month at penny black and more. happy holidays.
    linda

    ReplyDelete
  7. Eine sehr süße Karte. Danke für deine Teilnahme bei der Traumfabrik.
    Viele Grüße Andrea

    ReplyDelete
  8. lovely card thanks for joining us at a crafty mess Jane DT

    ReplyDelete
  9. Ein wundervolles und zauberhaftes Werk hast Du da entstehen lassen.
    Hab ganz lieben Dank für Deine Teilnahme bei Animal Friends
    Liebe Grüße
    Vanessa

    ReplyDelete
  10. What a sweet image, i love it.
    Thanks for joining us at the Animal Friends.
    Hugs
    Kuni

    ReplyDelete
  11. What a fun image for your card, love it :) Thank you for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers this week and good luck xx

    ReplyDelete
  12. So sweet and colorful! Absolutely adorable!!
    Thanks for joining us at the Dream Factory challenge.
    Rosi x

    ReplyDelete

I really appreciate your comments, they mean such a lot to me.