Monday, April 16, 2018


with Optional Theme of; LET'S EAT  
hosted by Mousey Teamie, SUE DREES

NOTE that ALL of our challenges are ANYTHING GOES and have the alternate option of a Challenge Theme which is chosen by our Team Hostess.  So come join the fun by entering your projects that use any House-Mouse Designs® House-Mouse, Happy Hopper or Gruffie image stamps, CD collection images and, or, any decoupage by House-Mouse Designs(R)

We are Generously Sponsored by
We are thrilled to be welcoming back our AWESOME sponsor,
the Official Mousey Family, House-Mouse Designs(R)
HMD is offering one Lucky Winner a $20 Gift Certificate to go shopping at the official House-Mouse Designs(R)  site! Eeeeek!!  

Second generous Sponsor is
Pizzazz Aplenty 

Pizzazz Aplenty has expanded our inventory to include a nice variety of metal cutting dies. You can check them out on the Pizzazz blog, or I've created a Facebook group called Reasonable Craft Dies. So if you are shopping for flatback pearls or rhinestones, brads, dies, or even daubers, you'll find them at Pizzazz Aplenty. The Prize from Pizzazz Aplenty for ONE Lucky Winner is a Surprise package to the value of $40 of Embellishments, Dies etc. you wont be disappointed..Don't you just love surprises?

 We welcome back Di's DigiStamps  as Our Third generous Sponsor
One Lucky Winner will receive a 
$12 Voucher to spend @ 
Di's DigiStamps
Bio;   I have been drawing since a child and studied graphics at College many years ago, I now work as a Medical photographer part time but my love was always drawing. I started cardmaking about 4yrs ago when I bought my daughter a cardmaking kit which we did together, but I’m afraid I got the bug! My daughter preferred scrapbooking. I then started looking online at other blogs and this then became my passion and I loved sharing my cards with like minded people. I love stamping and loved finding images, but sometimes I could not find what I wanted so I started to draw myself. This then has become my second addiction and I have never looked back, I love thinking of new images, and its just fabulous to see others take them and make them into beautiful works of art. Long may it continue!

 Thank you Sponsors for such fabulous Prizes!

The challenge hostess is offering a Fourth lucky winner this
adorable stamp and tag die set.

That's FOUR chances to win a prize,  so enter  a card/project for your chance.


Fabulous Guest Designers Inspiration.. 

Julye's B

To help inspire you, here are gorgeous samples by our HMFMC Design Team. Starting with our Challenge Hostess..
Sue Drees








A BIG Thanks to all Teamies for such stunning contributions!!

The House-Mouse Challenge RULES can be found on the sidebar!

PLEASE submit your entries by clicking on the InLinkz tool found at the bottom of this post!

Challenge closes at Midnight (EST), Saturday, April 28th

Do you use instagram? If so please add the hashtag #housemousechallenge to your posts so the mousies can play in one gallery! :-)

Thank you for visiting us! We hope you'll be joining the House-Mouse Designs® Fun and can't wait to see your adorable entries for the current theme, or, anything goes option. Good Luck!! :)


Good day mousey fans!  You are all so awesome! There were loads of mega gorgeous and-oh-so CREATIVE entries for America's "Multiple Images" Challenge #HMFMC263... Thank you so much for entering your fantastic makes! America was having a tough time deciding amongst all the great entries.... but has finally chosen the winners and top 5 as follows...Drum... Roll... Please...
Our First Lucky Winner
Will be receiving a Fabulous $20 Value Reward Card to shop @ Stampendous!
Winner is... Facebook Entry by Vicky Wallace
(your entry is super adorable in colors and the lovely colored image placements)

Our Second Lucky Winner 
Will be receiving this a SSS RANDOM ASSORTMENT of Premium Dye Ink Pads

The Winner is... Crafty Natalie, HMFMC Entry #6
(love the gorgeous creativity with these adorable multiple Images)
For the SPONSORED Prizes   
Winners please contact Christine or Lorraine at;
and please include the words "HMFMC Winner" on your email subject line.

America's Lucky Winner #1
Receives this Lollipop Mousey Notepad and a House-Mouse Designs(R) Stampendous! Cling stamp called "Lollipop Lunch" - (cheese not included! lol)
is.... Christine O'Malley, HMFMC Entry #17
OMG! This is TOTALLY brilliant and quite FANTASTIC Christine!  I'm so in love! 

America's Lucky Winner #2
Received these 2 House-Mouse Designs(R) Stampendous! (cheese not included! lol)
is... Barb, HMFMC Entry #12
America's Lucky Winner #3
Receives this VERY SPECIAL added PRIZE....
 2 House-Mouse Designs(R) by Stampendous! (cheese not included! lol)
Lucky Winner is Facebook Entry from Brandy Crafter
(This bright make is so CUTE and colorful with its mousey images perfectly combined!)

For America's PRIZE Winners - 
please contact America directly at the following email address ;
 CardsByAmerica (at) Gmail (dot) com and include "PRIZE Winner" on your subject line.

America's TOP 5 Picks that are brilliant, Creative, FUN and Gorgeous... 
Facebook Entry by Tamara Lewis
(Oh-SOO fabulous in special details and colors!)
 HMFMC Entry by Grandma Bonnie, #9
(A brilliant way to use the multiple images and so gorgeous in the design)
HMFMC Entry by  Rijacki's Workshop, #4
(Love this colorful creativity with this sweet Happy Hoppers Bunny moving along...she even provide us house-mouse fans with a fab tutorial! thanks Rijacki!)

Facebook Entry by Vicky Wallace
(Love how there is a second lovely colored on the inside of this adorable card...) 

 HMFMC Entry by Cathy, #21
(LoveCathy's take and super fun creativity with these multiple images!)
WOW!! All are quite stunning in design and creativity!

WINNERS Please feel free to grab this Mousey badge to proudly display on your own Blog!

TOP 3 Please feel free to grab this Mousey Badge to proudly display on your own Blog!


THANKS again for playing along with our House-Mouse Team. We so loved seeing your special House-Mouse work and hope you'll join the fun again with the NEW challenge!!

Don't Forget - HMFMC is on FACEBOOK!
Visit and LIKE us on FB for more inspiration and many extra prizes. While you are there, be sure to look for the "HMFMC Gathering Group" (found directly at the sidebar of the HMFMC FB page). This is where you can go to interact with other players and your fab mousey team and also upload your makes for our challenges - (which is especially helpful for those of you who don't already have a blog).   Hope to see you there! :)

Monday, April 9, 2018

Mid-Way Challenge Reminder #HMFMC263 - MULTIPLE IMAGES

Hello and welcome back to our Mousey Challenge Blog!  Have you had a chance to enter a project into the current challenge? If not, you should hurry 'cuz you only have a few more days and there are AMAZING prizes to be won!! ;)

The Challenge is "ANYTHING GOES" 
with Optional theme (chosen by Mousey Teamie AMERICA)
You can use multiple stamps, or split-up an image into multiple sections, or use the same image multiple times, or cut-up existing decoupage images.... feel free to do and interpret this theme anyway you'd like, just have FUN creating and hurry to enter before challenge ends!
HOPE YOU WILL JOIN us with your projects that use;

House-Mouse Designs(R)  House-Mouse, Happy Hoppers, or, Gruffies images in stamps, CD collections and, or, any decoupage.

 House-Mouse players... if you are entering your HMD makes into our challenges, (whether it’s here, or, at the Facebook HMFMC Gathering Group)...

Please note that we NEED YOU to also mention your residing country of origin with your entries. This greatly helps our mousey DT save time to sort out sponsor requirements for their said prizes!
We wouldn’t want to leave your entry out if we don’t know your Country!  Thanks so much!

This Challenge Generously Sponsored by;

Stampendous is now the official rubber stamp licensee of House-Mouse Designs®. Visit the STORE at;
For more inspiration from Stampendous, VISIT their other sites;
Find Stampendous! on Pinterest and Facebook.
LUCKY Winner receives a Fabulous $20 Value Reward Card to shop @ Stampendous!



We are happy to welcome back Heidi and her Team. Winner receives a RANDOM ASSORTMENT of Premium Dye Ink Pads

Simon Says Stamp has been in business since 2002, offering you the best selection of Rubber Stamps, Altered Art, Scrapbooking, Artist Trading Cards and Paper Crafting Supplies in the world. Stock includes over 100,000+ items along with the latest and greatest releases from the Simon Says Stamp brand Hero Arts, Tim Holtz, Lawn Fawn, 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!

Many thanks to our generous sponsors for their continued support of our Mousey Place....

America is also generously giving away these fabulous prizes....
First, A Lollipop Mousey Notepad and a House-Mouse Designs(R)  Stampendous! Cling stamp will go to another lucky winner! - Stamp is called "Lollipop Lunch" - isn't it adorable?
Next, these 2 House-Mouse Designs(R)  Stampendous! Cling stamps will go to a second lucky winner!
America has now added a third surprise prize - for a third winner!
  2 more House-Mouse Designs(R)  Stampendous! Cling stamps for a 3rd winner!
However, this prize will go to a lucky player that enters this challenge, follows America's own Blog (found HERE), likes the mousey HMFMC Facebook Page, AND ALSO uses MULTIPLE IMAGES on their submitted project... That's not much to ask for such adorable prizes, heh?  If not all rules are met for this final prize - it will be not be given away and safely kept to give away at a later challenge. So be sure to do all and make it yours! :)   Eeeeek!
(cheese is not included in any of these prizes) LOL!
How great are these, heh?? Be sure to play for chance to win!

To help inspire your creativity, check-out the new crafty makes by the HMFMC Design Team, starting with your Challenge Hostess 





Sue D

Thank you Teamies for your awesome contributions!

The Challenge RULES can be found on the sidebar!  

To submit your entries,  please go to the InLinkz found at the bottom of the MAIN Challenge HMFMC263 Post HERE.  Or, simply CLICK this Mousey image to go directly there.   

This Challenge closes at Midnight (EST) on Saturday, April 15th.

Check us out for more inspiration and extra prizes. Be sure to LIKE our mousey Page too!


Do you use instagram? If so, please add the hashtag #housemousechallenge to your posts so the mousies can play in one gallery! :-)


Thank YOU for joining the FUN!  We can't wait for you to share your creative takes on this Multiple Images theme, and, or, Anything Goes!
Good Luck! :)