Pootlers Blog Hop Merry Mice Christmas Card

bog hop-001Welcome to another Pootler’s Team Blog Hop! This blog hop is to showcase some of the gorgeous goodies in the seasonal Autumn & Winter Catalogue that was released on 1st September.

It’s no secret I love colouring with my Prismacolour pencils on our Crumb Cake Cardstock, I love the way the colours pop!! As soon as I saw the Merry Mice Stamp Set I knew I would be getting out my coloured pencils. I know it may feel a wee bit earlier for Christmas cards but last year I made all of my own and although I did get a head start I still ended up making dozens in a mad rush in the run up to the big day, so this year I am thinking “the earlier the better!”.

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I stamped my carol singing mouse in some Memento Tuxedo Black Ink on to my favourite Crumb Cake Cardstock (3 7/8 inches x 5 5/8 inches). I had so much fun colouring in my little mouse friend. I still need plenty of practice with my pencils but I love finding cute little images like this to use. I added some extra snow accents with a white gel pen.

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I popped my mouse card front on to a mat of Real Red Cardstock (4″ x 5 6/8 inches) and then on to a card base of Crumb Cake Cardstock with some of my favourite adhesive Fast Fuse (cut at 4 1/8 inches and scored at 5 7/8 inches). I stamped my sentiment in Versamark Ink on a strip of Real Red Cardstock and heat embossed with some White Stampin Up Emboss Powder. My sentiment was not completely central…ooops! so I rescued this by adding some white gel pen faux stitching and that is my first Christmas card for 2016 completed!!

 

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Product List

Merry Mice Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Merry Mice Clear-Mount Stamp Set

[142145]

£15.00

Crumb Cake A4 Card Stock

Crumb Cake A4 Card Stock

[121685]

£7.25

Tuxedo Black Memento Ink Pad

Tuxedo Black Memento Ink Pad

[132708]

£5.50

Real Red A4 Card Stock

Real Red A4 Card Stock

[106578]

£7.25

Versamark Pad

Versamark Pad

[102283]

£7.75

Embossing Buddy

Embossing Buddy

[103083]

£5.50

White Stampin' Emboss Powder

White Stampin’ Emboss Powder

[109132]

£4.50

Heat Tool - Uk Plug

Heat Tool – Uk Plug

[129054]

£27.00

Stampin' Trimmer

Stampin’ Trimmer

[129722]

£27.00

Simply Scored

Simply Scored

[122334]

£27.00

Bone Folder

Bone Folder

[102300]

£6.25

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