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Sunday, August 3, 2014

Bee Hive Shaped Bday Card

Click here to enter Doodle Pantry Aug Digital Challenge 49.
Click here to see Flyin Hi DP DT Card.

Created this Bee Hive shaped card using Cricut cartridge Pooh & Friends and Gypsy to weld together the shaped card. Used Tim Holtz Distress Ink walnut stain on edges. Used stickles for shine on Bee's wings. Stamped Darcie's sentiment on front & inside. Stamped a Bee on inside also. Added jute bow & buttons.

Supplies List 

buttons: black
Cricut cartridge: Pooh & Friends Bee Hive 4 1/4", Bee 3"
Enamel accents: black
ink:   VersaFine Onyx Black,
jute: Celebrate 360
paper: cardstock - black, white, yellows
stamp: Darcie's BEEutiful - sentiment on front & inside also
stickles: Diamond
Tim Holtz: Distress Ink - walnut stain

Entering this into the following challenges:

8/3 Bitten by the Bug 2 BEE-utiful Summer Ch UE 7/28
8/3 Simon Says Stamp Mon J is for 5E(#5) 7/28
   J is for Jute

8/4 Die Cuttin Divas Ch#176 Anything Goes Ch 3E(#3) 7/29
8/4 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch#114 Buttons & Bows UE 7/29

8/8 Allsorts Wk270 Fav Things Ch 3E(#3) 8/2 
8/8 Glitter N Sparkle Ch96 Add some Glitter N Sparkle 3E(#1) 8/3 
8/8 Little Scrap Pieces Show it off Sat Linky Party 1E(#1) 8/2 

8/10 Stamped Blessings Amusing Ch - Bling 2E(#1) 8/3  
   Bling - chalk, stickles, buttons

8/15 My Sheri Crafts Ch#139 - Shaped Cards 3E(#1) 8/2 

8/31 DL.ART Aug Linky Ch Anything Goes 1Eperday 8/1 


  1. This is definitely a bee-u-tiful bee shape card. I love how you inked the bee hive and the bee and also the sparkle on the bees wings. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

  2. What a super cute creation the shape and the sentiment
    Dr Sonia
    Cards Crafts Kids Projects

  3. Fantastic! The shape and the bee is very cute. Love the burlap ribbon too.
    See you next challenge,
    HUgs Blankina

  4. Super cute, Melissa! LOVE your card! Thanks so much for sharing with us over at BBTB2!!!

    Have a great night!

    Mollie's Motif

  5. So clever! Love the sentiments on here-absolutely perfect for the beehive and bee! I really like the added sparkle on the wings and burlap ribbon-the extra texture is a nice addition to make it pop! thanks for joining our BBTB2 challenge this week.

  6. awww! Love this...such a cute n clever design ! love the sparkly wings on the bee :) Thaks for sharing with us at Glitter n Sparkle - Vic, DT x

  7. Your card is so cute! Love the fun shape and the adorable bee. Thank you so much for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. :)

  8. Thanks for entering my challenge at allsorts Melissa. Tracy x

  9. This is a great shaped card Melissa! I love that hive and that bee. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2 ;-)

  10. This is really cute!! !! I love it.
    Thank you for entering the Bitten by the Bug 2 with the theme “Bee challenge” for this challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

  11. What a fun card. Love the shape. Thanks for playing along at Loves Rubberstamps.


  12. What a great shaped card -- very clever! Thanks so much for sharing with us @ My Sheri Crafts!!!