Monday, May 18, 2009

There's No One Like - My Little Honey Bee

Todays Try a New Technique challenge on Split Coast was this fun Tri Shutter Card - you can see the tutorial here on Bonnie Szwalkiewicz blog What a fun card to make and not difficult at all following Bonnies pictures and instructions. I used this wonderful Lime Rickey designer paper from Basic Grey.
Above you see the open view and below is the closed view.
Stamps: Friends till the End: PTI
Paper: Bazzill Basic North Sea, Pure Poppy, white: PTI
Ink: Memento Tuxedo black
Accessories: circle punch, oval punch, spellbinders flower creations 3, glue dots, foam dimensionals, Martha Stewart butterfly punch, sprinkles: Taylored Expressions, scor pal, exacto knife

My second card was made for the CAS (clean and simple) challenge on Split Coast - to use black and white and one bold bright color. I used Yo Yo Yellow for my bright. The cute Bee Bear is from Two Scoops Rice Designs the sentiment and flowers are from Papertrey Ink . The bee bear was stamped on the white and then on Yo Yo Yellow, some of it is colored in with a black copic marker and gone over with silver spica - although you can't see the shimmer in the pic :( I cut it out and mounted it over the stamping on the white with foam dimensionals. I drew in the yellow dots with a Prismacolor marker.

Aacchh! I'm up late again - gotta get to bed - thanks for dropping by!
Stamps: Bee Bear: Two Scoops Rice Designs, Flower: Honey Bees PTI, My Litttle Honey bee: Honey bee sentiments: PTI
Paper: white: PTI, basic Black, Yo Yo Yellow: SU
Ink: memento tuxedo black
Accessories: scalloped circle nestabilities, foam dimensionals, spica silver pen, copic black 100, ribbon: michaels, prismacolor marker: yellow ochre


Sharli said...

Holy Cow Julia! These are amazing! The first one - I don't understand it but I am very impressed!!! The honey bee is more my speed (LOL) I think it is adorable and I "might" (questionable) be able to R&D that card! Beautiful work!

Sue from Oregon said...

Wow do I love these cards Julie...the brightness of the first one and the cuteness of the little honey bee...reminds my of little Cole...he is my honeybee!

Carolina said...

I'm so glad you were able to play along with us over at CAS...your card came out sooo sweet! The first one is just amazing...the colors are so bright and happy!!!

~amy~ said...

julia...wowza...your lime rickey card is magnificent!!!! Lovin' your sweet two scoops card...fabulous job Julia!

Crystal said...

WOW Julia these look terrific, I love the paper you used for the Monday Technique!!! Beautiful work girl!!

Elena said...

Your first card is so beautiful! I really love this fun fold! Love all of the papers you used and embellishments!
And what a cute little bear! Very sweet card!

dpkennedy said...

Super cool folding card! Love that bright dp-very fun! The bee is just adorable and I love the circular card!

Joanne Travis said...

LOVE that tri shutter card, the paper with the blue cardstock is visually stunning!! Beautiful little bee too :)

Dawn Easton said...

Julia, you ROCKED that technique card...wowzers! I looked at it and didn't have time...hope to try it soon!
Your little bee card is so stinkin' cute!

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LeAnne said...

WOW! Fun card--I can't wait to peek at that tutorial!

Deb Neerman said...

LOVE your Tri-Shutter card!!! So fun ... and easy to make, too! I know this 'cuz I made one and it was easy-peasy .. I may never make a regular card again!!!

Love your CAS card too ... so fun and summery! GREAT job!!

Kerri said...

I just LOVE the fun bright colors on your Tri Shutter card! Your little bee card is absolutely adorable! Fabulous creations : )

Joyce said...

I am very impressed. Beautiful work.

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