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Friday, February 28, 2014

Bday Queen Bee Honeycomb Stencil Background Card

Please click here to enter Cuttin' & Stampin' Ch 14-8 All Boy. Please click here to see my Pirate Birthday Tag.

Please click here to enter One Stitch At A Time Ch201 Girly.

Created this card using a sketch which you can see below. Created this card using Close To My Heart Artbooking Cricut cartridge for Honeycomb overlay background. Used white cardstock for Honeycomb overlay background. Distressed the Honeycomb overlay background using Tim Holtz Distress Inks. Used Hero Arts happy birthday sentiment. Used Recollections stamps for stamped Bee, sentiment 'Queen Bee' and honeycomb. Added ribbon & bow.

Supplies List 

Cricut cartridge: Close To My Heart Artbooking 6" Honeycomb Overlay pg67
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
paper: cardstock - black, white, yellow
ribbon: ribbon trends solid yellow
sequins: a muse studio gold
Spellbinder: Nest Hexagons
stamp: Hero Arts Small Greetings sentiment 'happy birthday'
Recollections Bee, Honeycomb, sentiment 'Queen Bee'
Tim Holtz: Distress Ink - black soot, squeezed lemonade, walnut stain, paper distresser

Entering this into the following challenges:

2/28 DLART Thankful Thurs Feb Linky Ch UE 1EPerDay 2/6

2/28 Jos Scrap Shack FFC#38 It's Sketch Time 3E(#1) 2/21 

3/1 Eccletic Ellapu Sequins, Gems, Sparkle! UE 2/23

3/2 Bitten by the Bug 2 Cricut Cut as a Stencil Ch UE 2/24
3/2 Fantabulous Cricut Ch199 All About You Use your fav colors 3E(#1) 2/24

3/5 C.R.A.F.T. Ch248 Insp by a Film 5E(#2) Movie - BumbleBee Transformers 2/27

3/15 Hero Arts Birthday Ch 5 Categories: Metallic, Rainbow, Kids, Floral, Anything Goes
   use at least 1 HA item UE 1/31


  1. Really like this fact, I love it! Great job!

  2. Great job on using the Artbooking overlay! Thanks for joining us at FCCB this week.

  3. Great card Melissa!! Love it! Thank you so very much for joining our 'Stencil' challenge at BBTB2!!!! :)

  4. Your work wish so sweet. Nice. Thanks foe joining us at bbtb2


  5. Wonderful card love the honeycomb! Thanks for joining BBTB2

  6. Super cute card Melissa! I am loving how you threaded your ribbon through the honeycomb. Your take on the sketch is spot on too. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2 and Jo's FFC;-)

  7. Your card is just adorable. I love that overlay and your take on the sketch. Wonderful job. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

  8. Very cute , great idea and design !! hank you for sharing with us at BBTB2 and at Jo's FFC !!

    Mayra DTM

  9. This is super, I really like the honeycomb background!

  10. Cool card, love the background! Thanks for playing along with us at C.R.A.F.T. Challenges. Have a wonderful day and good luck! Hugs, Sujin

  11. Super creation, thanks for joining in with our challenge at CRAFT this week, x carol