Friday, March 11, 2011

Designed 2 Delight - A St Paddy's Day Mouse!


Lots of new releases from Faith at Designed 2 Delight over the last couple of weeks and so the team are showing them off at Card Ideas


Challenges:
Alys - Anything Goes
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes
Fresh Brewed - 3 or More Patterned Papers
AI Factory - The Luck Of The Irish
Sisterhood of Crafters - St Patrick's Day
Little Red Wagon - St Patrick's Day
Fun At Fairy Knoll - St Patrick's Day
Sew Many Challenges - St Patrick's Day
If The Shoe Fits - St Patrick's Day
Patties Creations - St Patrick's Day
Crafty Emma'a - St Patrick's Day/Good Luck
Stamptacular Sunday - Lucky Duck (send Good Luck wishes)
Paperplay - Shades of Green
Reasonable Ribbon - Green
Thrilling Thursday - Green
Meljens - Green
ECP Challenges - Green
Corrosive - Green
House of Gilli - Green
Kaboodle Doodles - Green
The Shabby Tearoom - Green
Hand Stamped Sentiments - Green
Fuzzy Wuzzy - Sketch (must have an animal image)
Belli Challenge - Animals
The Crafty Pad - Ribbon
Paper Pretties - Ribbon
My Time To Craft - Jewels
Stampin B's - Bling


Card Recipe:
Image - St Pat's Mouse by Designed 2 Delight
Medium - Copic Markers
Paper - SEI Chick A Doo
Border Punch - Martha Stewart
Sentiment - Studio G
Rhinestones - Treasures by Shabby Chic
Doily - Wilton
Paint - Creative Inspirations in Sage



I added some Creative Inspirations Paint to his shamrocks and love how they sparkle!
I won 5 of these paints last month and love how easy they are to use. They come in cute little jars and I simply use a fine tipped paint brush and paint on in a thin layer, great finish!
Katie

39 comments:

karlinchen50 said...

Hello
wow this is sweet, this is an amazing card. The design and colors are stunning.

Thanks, for joining us at The Sisterhood of Crafter.
*Karla**

Pattie G said...

A lot of Green going on here! What a cute card! I love how you used our theme and the image too. Thanks for joining us this week at Pattie’s Creations Design Challenge.
Hugs ♥

Yone said...

Cute card ! Love your coloring ! Tks for playing with us at the House of GILLI Green Challenge ! Hugs, Yone

Maggie's Crafts said...

Brilliant creation!

Thank you for joining us at The Crafty Pad @ http://thecraftypad.blogspot.com/ Please come back on Sunday for another brilliant challenge! :)

Maggie
xx

Julie said...

Wow, Katie - this is awesome!! Your colouring is divine and I love your colours and papers!! Thanks for joining in our challenge at CES this week, Juliexx

Ann said...

This card is so cute!!! Thanks so much for joining us for the House of Gilli Challenge!

inkedx2 said...

Cute card. Thanks for playing with us at Hand Stamped Sentiments.

Robbie

Dianna said...

Very sweet card, Katie!

Thanks for joining us at Meljen's Designs for our "Green" Challenge

~ Dianna, DT Member

Chris (catt871) said...

This is really cute! I LOVE That mouse!!!!!

Cleota said...

Very cute! I love that layout and the papers you've chosen. Thanks for joining us at Pattie's Creations Design Challenges!

Cleota
DT Member

Sue said...

Hi Katie, another beauty! Cute image and the papers are so nice too. Having a little Irish blood, we love that sentiment in our family! Thanks for joining us again this month at the Fuzzy Wuzzy Challenge. Nice take on the sketch.

Hugs
Sue

Kathy and Lucky said...

This so cute!!! I love the image and your stitching is amazing!! Thank you for playing along with us at Fresh Brewed Challenges.

Pat said...

Cute card, Katie! Love how you used the doily and all you special touches.

Sammibug said...

Adorable card, Katie! Your papers go so wonderfully together. Thank you for sharing your creation with us at Shelly's Images, and good luck!

Allie Gower said...

What a lucky little mouse. I love the inside of your card too!

Thanks for playing with us at Ai Factory.

Allie Gower
Ai Factory Design Team

Imke said...

Beautiful Card. Thanks for playing with us @ The Corrosive Challenge

Shelly's Images said...

So CUTE! And I love that sentiment!

We are so happy that you shared your project with us for the "Something Green" challenge this week at Shelly's Images.

Pat said...

Lovely card, super cute image and colouring. Thanks for sharing at The Crafty Pad this week.

Pat xx

Louise said...

Hi there Katie!

This is so sweet :) Love your little mouse and he is inked to perfection :)
Stunning dp´s as well :) Lovely interpretation of Ing´s sketch!

Thank´s for joining us at TFWC :)

Hugs

Abi said...

Hi Katie, this is absolutely adorable, & the inside is fab too. Thanks for playing along with the Sisterhood of Crafters x

nicoleqmullen said...

Super cute card and I love how you finished the inside too! Thanks for joining us at Paper Play Challenges this week!!

Bev said...

What a cute fun card.. love it.
Thanks for playing along at Pattie's Creations and hope to see you again next week.. Bev PT DT

Sandi said...

Katie - cute card, cute image!
Well Done!
Thanks for playing in our 'Show us Your Green' challenge!
♥ Sandi
DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
and Pattie's shop
Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

Nicola said...

Brilliant St. Paddy´s card, that wee mousie is the cutest ever Katie and your papers are delish.
Hugs,
Nicola -x-

Bonnie - Really Reasonable Ribbon said...

Adorable card! Thanks so much for participating in our Really Reasonable Ribbon challenge.

**Farrah** said...

Fantastic GREEN card!! Love it, both inside and out!
Thanks for playing at Kaboodle Doodles and good luck!
Farrah

Julie M said...

Wow - you're celebrating Paddy's Day in style, Katie!!! And what a cute card - I love the green/blue/white colours of the papers, and a cute image too.

Thanks for joining us on PaperPlay again this week.

Julie :o)

craftybunny said...

Oh what a cute little mouse.Love the big bow and all the shades of green.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion :D
Lisa x

craftybunny said...

And thanks also for joining us at AiFactory :D
Lisa x

Janet said...

What a cute card. I like how you decorated the inside too. Thanks so much for joining us at the Sisterhood of Crafters.

Anne Marie said...

Katie, I'm lovin' that adorable pot-belly mouse! Hee Hee! Such a fun image for St. Patricks Day! I really like all the beautiful details you added as well. Thank for playing along at Hand Stamped Sentiments this week! :)

stampinbygenny said...

Katie, I love the very cute mouse image. He's just full of Irish luck. I also love the wonderful background paper. Thanks for playing at Hand Stamped Sentiments.

Shauna K said...

what a cute card!! I really like the shamrocks threaded through the mouse's tail- how adorable :D the bow is a great embellie! Thanks for joining us!!
- Shauna K {The Sisterhood GDT}

maryr917 said...

cute card-thanks for sharing with us at the creative belli blog

Petra said...

Love the stitching on your card, it really finishes it nicely!
Thanks for joining us at AiFactory this week :)

Candace Mitchell said...

This is super cute, Katie! Thanks for playing along with us at Meljen's Designs! :)

lesleyworth said...

absolutely fabulous! thanks for playing along with us at the Shoe!

Diane Davies said...

What a cute St. Patty's Day card, love it! Thanks for joining us at The Sisterhood of Crafters. : )

stephanne said...

Oh my goodness, what a cutie this is!!! Love the softness to your papers and your image is too squeakin' cute!! Thanks so much for playing with us at TFWC this month!!
hugs, stephanne