Saturday, November 3, 2012

Busy Bee Birthday Card...

This is my Busy Bee Birthday Card for my friend Miss Kitty.

She loves sunny days and yellow, the complete opposite of me. I love blue and grey and I love the wind.
What we have in common besides making each other laugh, is we love to make cards.

So since summer has ended and she loves the sun, I thought I would make her a Busy Bee Birthday Card to brighten up her day.
I am not usually a fan of yellow, but I found this freebie digital stamp on Meljen's Designs Website and it inspired me.

You can find it here:
It's called Honey Bee Buckets.
She has so many cute digital stamps, stop by and take a look. 

you can find her blog here:
http://meljensdesignsdt.blogspot.com/search/label/challenges


To make this card I used:
Black, Tan  cardstock
Meljen's Digital Stamp - Honey Bee Buckets
Happy Birthday Stamp from Cardz TV Happy Days Stamp Set
Recollections Bold Basics Paperstack
 Tim Holtz Burlap Embossing Folder
Studio 112 Gems
Sentimentals Cricut Cartridge
Sakura Pens:
Gelly Roll -#XPGBM#49 Black
Souffle- X#920 (Pink)
Glaze- XPGB#803 (Yellow)
INC. Starlightz Pen- Silver
Rubber Stampede Ink - Butter Cream & Black
Martha Stewart Ribbon- Black and White Polka Dot


This is my Busy Bee Birthday Card:
 Simple but fun and really yellow...




 The inside... I used Meljen's digital stamp again for the tiny little bees buzzing around the bee hive.
They are so adorable... I just couldn't resist...




Here is a close up of the hive and Meljen's tiny bees...



This is a very cheery and a very yellow card. Hopefully it is sunny enough to brighten up Miss Kitty's Birthday.



This card was entered into:
MelJen's Designs
Challenge #134 Critters
you can find it here:

A Gem Of A Challenge
Challenge 58
you can find it here;

Lady Anne's Challenges
Anything Goes 
you can find it here:


Paper Crafting Journey
Ribbon or Twine Challenge
you can find it here:
http://paper-craftingjourney.blogspot.com/2012/10/ribbon-or-twine-challenge.html


Nutcrafters
Challenge #30 Ribbon and/or Twine
you can find it here:
http://nutcrafters.blogspot.co.uk/2012/10/challenge-30-ribbon-andor-twine.html


Inky Impression

Challenge 83 Lots of Layers
you can find it here:

http://inkyimpressionschallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2012/10/challenge-83-lots-of-layers.html

Make It Monday
#113
you can find it here:

http://ppp-makeitmonday.blogspot.com/

Challenges 4 Everybody

Challenge #6 Anything Goes
you can find it here:

http://challenges4everybody.blogspot.ca/2012/10/listing-ends-friday-9th-2012-900pm-all.html


Party Time Tuesday
PTT#92 Anything Goes + DT & Sponsor Coordinator Call!
you can find it here:

11 comments:

  1. What a great beehive! Love the embossing and the bees for this beautiful fun card .Thanks for sharing on Make it Monday .

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  2. A lovely card, thank you for joining us at Inky Impressions this week

    hugs Vicky xxx

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  3. Love the pile of honey on the inside of your creation. Love the background folder as well. Thanks for sharing on the Meljen's Design Challenge for Critters.

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  4. What a sweet and cheerful card! The burlap embossed pattern makes a great background for your bee themed images! Well done!

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  5. Really cute card and great for a happy card. I saw your card on Make it Monday. Really great thought and details. My cards are 226-227

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  6. Love your cards, new follower here too, ty for stopping by my blog. I see you do a lot of Challenges, I want to do that some day too,
    cathyplus5.blogspot.com

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  7. I like your cute bee card. The colors are so cheerful.

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  8. Thank you for entering our Ribbon or Twine challenge over at
    The Paper Crafting Journey !

    I have some BLOG CANDY
    on my blog if you are interested! The Prize is going to be either 1 x $100 or 2 x $50 Whimsy Gift Certificates.

    Hugs,
    Wendy

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  9. Lovely card ;) thanks for joining the Meljen's Design Challenge.
    hugs Ria

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  10. Lovely creation!
    Thanks for joining us at Cards by Lady Anne.
    Hugs,
    Julia

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  11. Beautiful card...
    Thanks for joining us at Nutcrafters and good luck :)
    hugs and xxx
    Gemma

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