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Thursday, November 7, 2013

Mouse Trap Fridge Christmas Magnet

Created this using Mark's Finest Papers Mouse Trap Fridge Magnet Tutorial.

Looked around for small mouse traps at Dollar Stores like the MFP site indicated they could be found at but only found large size that were more Rat size than mouse size. Found the one I used at Home Depot.

Painted the base red. Used scrap pieces of scrapbook paper, stamped a sentiment using Mark's Finest Papers stamps, added some decorations and paper for notes.

Supplies List 

decoration: Make It Christmas Plaster Holly Leaf & Berry
ink:  VersaFine Onyx Black
ribbon: Tis The Season
paint: Apple Barrel Berry red Acrylic
paper: the paper Studio Stitched Holly scrapbook paper, post-it note green paper,
   cardstock - red
recycle: mouse trap
ribbon: Spool O' Ribbon red
Spellbinder: Shape Ribbon Banners
stamps: Mark's Finest Papers Poinsettia Blooms sentiment

Entering this into the following challenges:

11/10 Craft Your Passion Ch187 More Than One Fold 3E(#2) 11/4
11/10 MFP 12 Days of Christmas Day 7 Mouse Trap Fridge Magnet 5E(#1) 10/28

11/11 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch77 Anything Goes UE 11/5
11/11 Tues Throwdown #172 Tag It 3E(#3) Tag - sentiment tag 11/5

11/13 C.R.A.F.T. Ch232 Christmas 5E(#2) 11/7

11/29 Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Ch Extra for Nov - Anything Goes Christmas UE 11/1

11/30 DLART Thankful Thurs Nov Linky Ch UE 11/7
11/30 Ribbon Carousel RCC87 Holidays & Celeb Ch UE 11/5


  1. Thanks for entering this lovely fridge magnet for my CHNC challenge extra for November - hope to see you again soon. x

  2. who woulda thunk to decorate a mouse trap. I love it! thanks for joining us for our anything goes challenge this week at at Loves Rubberstamps

  3. another fab idea. Thank You for joining us at Loves Rubber Stamps this week. We are so happy to have you playing along with us. Good Luck and Hugs, Dangina

  4. This made me laugh out loud. All I could think of at first was that the mouse in the Night Before Christmas poem better not be stirring :) What a cute magnet. Love the holly and berries and the pretty paper and ribbon. Again, Thanks for joining our More Than One Fold challenge at Craft Your Passion. I always enjoy visiting.