Wednesday, August 5, 2009

Merry Little Christmas Mouse



Good morning,

Hope you're all having a great Wednesday. This has been a very busy week. There's been no time for cardmaking, but I managed to stay up late last night and made this little Christmas card. Don't know if the colors even match, as I'm so bleery-eyed from lack of sleep, lol! The pp and ribbon are from my stash and I cut the red scalloped border with Cricut Stretch Your Imagination cart. I used my white gel pen for the dots. The little mouse is a drawing from Elizabeth O. Dulemba and he's colored with MCPT, cut out and mounted on foam tape.

I have to go to the funeral of an old friend today. I hadn't seen her in almost a year and she passed away suddenly on Sunday. Our daughters were best friends in high school and we used to see each other several times a week. I'm so very sad for her family. Give your Mom a hug today and call your friends.

Thanks for stopping by everyone.
Hugs,
Mary

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7 Comments:

Blogger Janis said...

This is an adorable card! I can't get over how you cut out your images. I just don't have the patience or the fine motor skills to do it. The image is so cute. So sorry to hear of your loss. I'll be thinking of you today and praying for their family. Hugs to you, Janis

August 5, 2009 at 10:19 AM  
Blogger sophiesmama said...

Thanks so much Janis! I have a pair of extremely sharp Cutterbee scissors that I cut with. They are so sharp that I've even cut myself! They work really well for cutting small areas.
Thank you for prayers. We never know do we?
Hugs,
Mary

August 5, 2009 at 10:33 AM  
Anonymous DeNetra Bates said...

this is soo sad news ! i will pray for you and her family in this time of need.


wonderful card as always !

August 5, 2009 at 1:46 PM  
Blogger sophiesmama said...

Thank you so much DeNetra. Her kids are being very strong for their Dad. He's not doing very well right now.

Thanks for your sweet comment about the card!
Hugs,
Mary

August 5, 2009 at 2:58 PM  
Blogger D'ployed Designs said...

Very cute card -- the image is adorable, too!

I'm sorry to hear about your loss and will pray for you and their family!

August 6, 2009 at 12:10 AM  
Blogger sophiesmama said...

Thanks so much Angela!

August 6, 2009 at 12:51 AM  
Blogger Tanya said...

Love the card, that mouse is soo cute!

Also wanted to say thank you for being a follower of my blog and wanted to invite you to check out the link for some blog candy from a blog that I follow -Divine Designs.

You can find the link on my blog!!

Thanks.

August 6, 2009 at 5:45 PM  

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