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Monday, February 24, 2014

happy birthday Queen Bee Card

Please click here to enter Cuttin' & Stampin' Ch 14-7 Spring Is Here!.

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

Created this card using a sketch which you can see below. Used a couple different stamp sets which are listed in the supplies list. Used vellum music paper since this made me think of the song "Flight of the BumbleBee." Did some distressing hand tearing & using Tim Holtz paper distresser.
Added some sequins that have shape of hexagon.

Supplies List 

ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
paper: vellum - music clear, yellow, cardstock - black, yellows
sequins: a muse studio gold
Spellbinder: Nest - Hexagons
   Hero Arts - happy birthday sentiment,
   Paper Smooches - Geo-Graphic honeycomb design
   Recollections - Bee, Queen Bee sentiment
Tim Holtz: paper distresser

Entering this into the following challenges:

2/24 Die Cuttin Divas Ch#153 Love Your Pet Day 3E(#2) 2/18
2/24 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch91 Use a Funny Sentiment UE 2/18

2/28 DLART Thankful Thurs Feb Linky Ch UE 1EPerDay 2/6 
2/28 Hiding In My Craft Room HIMCR#138 What's Buggin' Ya? Use a bug on project 3E(#3) 2/22

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

3/1 Paper Smooches Sparks Feb23-Mar1 Designer Draftts Ch UE 2/23

This week's challenge - February Sketch
***Sentiments can be placed anywhere on the sketch! 

3/2 Stamped Blessings Anything Goes 2E(#2) 2/23

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

3/19 Paper Smooches Guest Designer UE 3/6 

 4/16 Paper Smooches Guest Designer Search - May UE 4/3


  1. Awesome card Melissa! The hexagons and the vellum look great and what a cute bumble bee:) The little sequins are a great touch!
    Happy Monday!
    Sherrie K

  2. I really love the black and yellow. It is almost spring and this is a great card to share for it. Thanks for entering at Loves Rubberstamps!

  3. Cute card. Thanks for sharing at Loves Rubberstamps.

  4. What a "Hap-bee" card! Love the color choices...and the design is GREAT, too! Thanks once again for joining us at Hiding In My Craft Room for our"What's Buggin Ya?" challenge. I hope to see you join us again next week. (and Good Luck, once again!!! :) )

    Kathy HIMCR DT

  5. Great card! Love how all the shapes and images coordinate! Thanks for joining us this week at HIMCR!

    Hiding in My Craft Room

  6. Great take on the sketch. Thanks for playing along with us at the Paper Smooches Sparks challenge.