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Sunday, October 8, 2017

Have a Mice Halloween!

Hi Everyone and welcome to my blog! I want to show you a Halloween card I made. These mice are sooooo cute dressed up in their candy corn costumes!



I had just bought spider embellishments, so I drew a web in the corner of the card and a line for the spider to hang from. I also used green google eyes on the spider. Did you know that spiders' eyes show up like green pin points when a light is shown on them at night? When my oldest son was about 10 years he told this to me because he had learned it in scouts. So one summer night we went outside with flashlights held up to our foreheads and saw all the little pin lights in the grass and bushes. ( Now you can imagine how we looked to anyone that passed by and at that time we lived by a busy road! ) You would not believe the hundreds of little eyes we saw!!!! It can be rather creepy to know how many spiders are in your yard!

Thanks so much for stopping by. I hope you have a very mice day!

Challenges entered:

2 Crafty Critter Crazies: Critter - Challenge #7
Double D Challenge:  Fright Night
House Mouse and Friends: Halloween






9 comments:

aussie aNNie said...

A fabulous project and gorgeous colours used. Thank you so much for entering into our current challenge and good luck in the draw. Hope to see you again next challenge with your cute work…. {aNNie}Designer for House Mouse and Friends

aussie aNNie said...

A beautiful creation. Lovely design and gorgeous colours used for our FRIGHT NIGHT challenge, sure suits our theme beautifully ...hope to see you next challenge.. Double D Challenges{DT aNNie}

Shona Erlenborn said...

How fun! Love these little mice in their candy corn outfits!

Darlene said...

LOL this is too cute! Love the googlie eyed spider! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Fright Night’ challenge! We hope you’ll come back often.

Darlene
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Sue said...

Hi April, love the little candy corn mice! Background using the different papers looks awesome too. The hand drawn web looks perfect with your spider and loved the story you told, love when a card brings up a memory!! Thanks for joining us for the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.

Hugs
Sue

Bunny said...

This is adorable. I love that you drew in the spider web. They story about the spider eyes was great. Your card is super cute and the coloring is nice. Thanks for joining us at House Mouse and Friends Monday challenge. {Bunny} Designer for House Mouse and Friends

Lorraine A said...

Fabulous card April :-) the little trick or treaters are adorable and I love the googly eyed spider, so cute!!
I am going to find a torch now and go spider hunting ;-)

Thanks for joining us on the House Mouse and Friends Challenge 🐰
luv
Lols x x x

Conniecrafter said...

they are so adorable in their little costumes, great job drawing your own web and neat spider. Love the papers for your background. I never knew that about spiders, I will have to check that out

Christine said...

Hi Apil wow love these super design papers so colourful, cute mousey stamp & that spider is defo watching me..lol fab take on the Halloween chall.

Thanks for sharing with us @ House Mouse & Friends chall.

smiles Christine xx

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