Tuesday, March 15, 2011

I'll Bee Here For You!!!

Hi My Crafty Friends

Today I wanted to share with you a card I made for my very first swap. I was not sure what I was getting my self into, hehehe. I was so overwhelmed trying to figure out how to make my card simple yet cute so it did not take me forever to create them because I had to make 20 of them. I am not a girl that likes to make 20 of something let alone even 3 of the same thing, lol, So this was for sure a challenge. Plus with my little one year old mobile now she is into EVERYTHING!! I thought it would get easier to craft as she got older, WOW was I wrong. So after I sent these cards off I was thinking I would never participate in another swap but after I received the cards from the other crafty lady's it was well worth all of the work and maybe I will participate in another one but not till this little baby is a little older. I am so thankful for nap time and a wonderful hubby!!!!!!!!

So here is my super simple card I created.........



Details and Material Used:
  • A2 Size Card - 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" (folded to 5 1/2" x 4 1/4")
  • 1st Layer - 5 1/4" x 4"
  • 2nd Layer - 5" x 2"
  • Bee cut at 2.5" - Create A Critter Cartridge
  • Card Stock - Recollections
  • Other Paper - Scraps
  • My Pink Stamper Stamp Set "Buggy Punnies"
  • Peachy Keen - Medium Critter Faces
  • Tsukineko Dew Drop - Tuxedo Black
  • White Sukera Gelly Roll Pen
  • Ribbon
  • Martha Stewart Ebony Writing Marker 
  • Baby Blue Stickles
  • Adhesives - ATG, Zig 2-way and Pop Dots

9 comments:

Coach fans said...

Super cute. I know what you mean about making duplicates or triples. I like to make one unique card too.

Enjoy,
Georgiana

Gina said...

This is just so cute! You are right about them getting into more, not less...just keep your sharp things like cutters way up high!
Gina

Luv Scrapping Together said...

Adorable, Christi! I remember the days of not crafting. But, boy, does time fly! Enjoy your little one!

Hugs,
Saundra :)

flowerdisco said...

i loved them all and your was one of them ;p

Cindy said...

BEEutiful!WOW great card,NICE job!!

Maria said...

I love your card. I appreciate the time you took to do it!!!

liz at liz's paper loft said...

too cute! I can't figure out how you do anything else with a one year old! you're amazing!
liz :o)

Donna and Sara said...

Even though I am sure it was a bit of work, it turned out so cute. Love the little face, so colorful too. Crafting with little ones is a challenge isn't it?

Edna said...

So very fun and I loved the little face on this cutie, the embossing and your doodle work from the Bumble Bee is great touch :)

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