Hello dear friends,

I was very glad when my cousin messaged me to make a card for her friend! Wow..I have an order... And she put the charge on me to choose  how the card would be.

I had recently been on the blog hop by Milka Gubo - To-bee-or-not-to-bee and I was so inspired by the cause and actually I love bees too... who doesn't love little bees? I also wanted to use the masking technique shown by Linda Langes (check it Here ). Also, I saw a couple of challenges with animal as their subject.. so I finally had a rough sketch!

I started with the floral stamp, stamping two different flowers on post- it notes and fussy cutting them to use as masks. Then, after adding desired leaves around the flowers, I coloured them with water colour pencils.

You see two colours - pink and red (is the mask I used).. because I wasn't sure if pink was looking good. Found red flowers looked better.  So I painted my flowers red. I quilled two bees with 5mm strips and put googly eyes on them (I can put googly eyes everywhere :P ) and made a hive with a 5 mm strip too.

I wrote Bee - You - tiful with pentel touch brush pen for the sentiment.

And this is what I had.. When I put together all the elements!

I hope my beautiful sister's beautiful friend likes this card. 

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  1. This is so sweet I am sure she'll adore it. Clever use of quilling too. Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafting with Dragonflies Wynn DT

    1. Thankyou for your sweet words Wynn.. Am glad you liked my card.

  2. Love this great Spring themed creation..

    Thanks for sharing with us @ AGOAC this time.

    smiles Christine xx

    1. Thankyou so much Christine.. am glad you liked it!

  3. A lovely combination or stamped, colouring and quilling. Thanks for playing with us at Crafting with Dragonflies, blessings Hilde

    1. Thankyou very much for the kind words Hilde :)

  4. Fab card - love those little quilled bees!
    Thanks for playing at Pile It On!
    Helen x


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