Friday, May 18, 2012

What's black&white with a splash of yellow?

Happy Friday!

I've been a rogue card-maker all week, not creating anything for any challenge... time to join in some fun!  I'm entering this card into the current PDCC - black and white, with a splash of mustard yellow.  (I have 2 splashes, hope that's ok!)



I'm slowly making my way through all of these CSS critters.  The bee is so cute!  I couldn't help but combine a few CSS stamps to make this "way to BEE!" card.



 I used some background sets, black distress ink, and a sponge to create these faux-washi strips.



The cute critter was cut 1x out of vellum, and 1x out of cardstock.  I purposefully cut off his wings on the cardstock layer, so that the vellum ones could take center-stage.

Thanks for popping by!




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Stamps used: (all CSS): taglines: critters, background basics 1, flower garden, au naturel (for the word bee), PTI: simple alphabet

13 comments:

  1. This card is so cute--and that's saying a lot because I normally avoid bees!

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  2. So sweet! I remember when we used to use this expression!
    I love your clever layering on your bee!

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  3. So fun! Love that faux washi. But especially love the bee in mustard. Nice change/tweak from the bright stuff often seen. The vellum is the perfect touch. You clever bee!

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  4. This is soooo adorably sweet! Adore the way you layered the bee and love your faux washi strips!

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  5. *So* cute... and I love the way you did the PDCC challenge!!!

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  6. Neat faux washi tape! I could have NEVER told that it was faux. Great job!

    Thank you so much for playing with us at The Play Date Cafe this week!

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  7. SO cute! I love the idea of faux washi tape... aren't you a smarty pants?! Hope everyone is having a lazy Sunday at your house... thanks for joining us in the Cafe. ;)

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  8. Way to create!
    Another wonderful card Elena! LOVE it!
    Have a great week, hugs, Karin

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  9. This little bee is way too cute,...love how you layered him for the vellum wings :0) Great Faux washi tape, so cool to custom make your own!
    Jenny x

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  10. I like the honeycomb background stamping and the bee is super cute!!

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  11. genius with the floral black & whites. this is all kinds of great.

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  12. Too cute! LOVE that honeycomb and faux Washi tape background! And your bumblebee is precious! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at The Play Date Cafe!

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