Monday, June 4, 2012

Challenge Me Monday at Fantabulous Cricut

Hi Everyone!!  I am so EXCITED to be the guest designer over at Fantabulous Cricut for the Challenge Me Monday challenge.  The challenge this week is Don't bug me.  Use a bug of some sort.  I created a card for a friend who LOVES bees.  Here is the card I created.


I am so sad that I forgot to take a picture of the inside of the card before I sent it out.  The inside says:

Hope your birthday is as sweet as honey!


I used Everyday Paper Dolls Cricut cartridge for the bee catcher and outfit.  I used tulle for the netting on her hat.  I LOVED how it turned out.  I also used my black pen for outlining the little grooves in the outfit and hat.
 The catchers net was cut using Everyday Paper Dolls.  I know bees are not caught with a net but it was the only thing I would think of.  The grass is cut from Martha Stewart All Occasion Cake cartridge.  I cut it 2 times from 2 different colors of green.
The little bees were cut from the Walk in my Garden Cricut cartridge.
 The clouds were also cut from Everyday Paper Dolls cartridge.  I inked them with outdoor blue from Close to my Heart.  And the Happy Birthday sentiment is also from Close to my Heart.
I am soooo happy with how this card turned out. 


Instructions:

Cardstock from my stash
Close to my heart ink pad outdoor blue
Memento Tuxedo black ink pad
Close to my heart Happy Birthday stamp set
Tulle
Black pen
Cricut Cartridges:
  Everday Paper Dolls
  Walk in my Garden
  Martha Stewart All Occasion Cake

Thanks so much for stopping by and Happy Crafting!!!


9 comments:

  1. Oh my goodness, what an adorable card! Love the netting on the bee keepers hat...too cute! Congrats on your DT spot at FCCB this week...you nailed this challenge!

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  2. This is very adorable. When my kids were young they had a net and they tried to catch anything they could in it. Congrats on your Guest DT spot at FCCB you did it proud. I just love the bee keepers netting.

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  3. WOW AWESOME job with your great card Carolyn!I LOVE all the little bees,TOO CUE!!!Congrats on your DT spot at FCCB this week!!:)

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  4. Adorable! I love the netting you used! Such a cute idea! Congrats on guest designer spot at FCCB!

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  5. This is so sweet! I love the netting that you added. What a fabulously creative touch! Congratulation on your guest spot at FCCB too! It's so wonderful to have you join us this week!

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  6. This card is too cute! I just love this little guy's expression! Glad you joined us this week at FCCB!
    ♥ Cyndy

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    1. oh and the tulle is a great touch! :-)

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  7. BEE careful, I think I may have to scraplift this...too cute!

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