Tuesday, May 3, 2016




Happy Tuesday!   I have a fun card to share today!  I am guest designing at City Crafter Challenge Blog for this week's "Feeling Prickly" challenge.  Check out this fun inspiration photo.





For my card I started with a white card stock panel.  I stamped the background image from Better Together using distress inks in scattered straw, squeezed lemonade, and wild honey overlapping each impression.  I spritzed water and blotted off for even more dimension. Then, I added splatters of the distressed colors.  


I die cut and inked up the honeycomb pattern from The Buzz die set.  I die cut and colored two bumble bees with copic markers using The Buzz stamp set and coordinating die.  I added some wink of stella to the wings for some added shimmer.  



I finished my card with a white embossed sentiment from same set, some loose threading, and a few sequins from Verve's Harvest Gold Sequin Mix. 

 As always thanks so much for stopping by!

Betty
 

13 comments:

  1. Betty I love your card!! Such a perfect background for the cool honeycomb and popped up bees! congrats on your guest spot :)

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  2. this is truly AMAZING...love it Betty!

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  3. Oh, this is fabulous! I love it!

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  4. Betty your take on this weeks' theme is brilliant and I am so happy that we have you as our GD. Your creations are amazing; you're so talented!

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  5. The background of your card is amazing! And, the bees, honeycomb, and sentiment is perfect! Love it!!

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  6. What a beautiful card! Also the rest of your cards are so colourful, original and nice!
    Sarah

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  7. This is fabulous, Betty!! Great use of this set!!

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  8. I love how you've themed this card with the beautiful bees, the honeycomb and the sticky honey background - lovely. Thanks for being our wonderful Guest at City Crafter.

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  9. This is absolutely fabulous, Betty!

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  10. Such a beautiful card Betty, thanks for being our guest this week at CCCB!

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  11. Oh, what a clever take on the inspiration photo, Betty!!!! Simply brilliantly done!!! Love that amazing bg you created and the bees are really cute!!!! Congrats on the GD spot!!!
    Have a great day!!!!!

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  12. Oh my....this is one wonderful card. Love your sweet bees.

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