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Friday, May 24, 2013

Happy BEE Day Faux Linen Card

Created this birthday card using Faux Linen Technique.
Here's a link with a tutorial: Faux Linen.

Supplies List
ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
paper - black, yellow, cardstock - glossy white Kodak photo paper, Echo Park Bee's Knees
ribbon: Spool O' Ribbon
Spellbinder: Nest Hexagons
stamps: a muse studio Hexagon Background, Darcie's - BEEutiful, Day is sweet
Tim Holtz:  Distress Inks -squeezed lemonade, walnut stain, sander

Entering this into the following challenges:

5/24 Hiding In My Craft Room HIMCR98 Faux Linen 3E(#1) 5/18

5/26 Crafty Boots Celebrations Ch unlim 5/13

5/28 Paper Pretties Wed PWC259 FAB FAVS Ink up your fav stamp set unlim 5/22

5/29 Cute Card Thurs Tie It Up unlim 5/23

5/31 Creative Insp Paints Anything Goes unlim 5/19
5/31 DLART Thankful Thurs Linky Ch Anything Goes unlim 5/2
5/31 Ribbon Carousel RCC81 Celebrations unlim 5/7

6/1 A Muse Studio Color Ch Fav Color Combo 3E(#2) color combo black & yellow 5/20

6/3 Anything Goes Ch93 Handmade Backgrounds 5E(#2) 5/21

6/5 Crafty Ribbons Anything Goes With Ribbon unlim 5/23 

6/6 Card Makin Mamas CMM70 Rubber Stamps 2E(#1) 5/24

6/7 Dis Digi Designs Winged Things 3E(#1) 5/24


  1. Great creation - wasn't that Faux easy? You made a lovely card! Enjoy your weekend - I get the 2 year old tomorrow for 2 nights - it has been a long time to have a baby in this house overnight! It will be fun.

  2. This turned out really cool. Thanks for playing at HIMCR.

  3. Fabulous job, and what a sweet birthday card. Thank you for joining us for the Creative Inspirations Paint Challenge. Hope to see you again! :) hugs, Kimberly

  4. wow what a wonderful card! I haven't tried the faux linen technique yet but it gives such a great distressed, textured look. Love the hexagons and the creative!

  5. I love you bees on the comb image. Thank you for joining in the celebrations at Crafty Boots Challenges.


  6. Lovely honeycomb background to go with your bees. Thanks for sharing it with us at Anything Goes.
    Hugs, Janine xx

  7. This is fabulous! Thanks for joining us this week at HIMCR!

    Hiding in My Craft Room

  8. Lovely creation
    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ribbons

  9. Beautiful creation. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ribbons. Good luck and hope to see you again.
    hugs Anke

  10. Fabulous card :D
    Thanks for joining us at Di's Digi Challenge & Good Luck!

  11. What great texture on your card! Thanks for including the link to the tutorial. :)

    Glad you could join us for the Rubber Stamp challenge at the Card Makin' Mamas Challenge Blog!

    Inky hugs,