Sunday, 16 June 2013

Bee happy ... again!


Another 'Bee happy' card, this time using the sketch given for Sketch Saturday 263:


I printed the coloured hexagons and then cut them out individually, mounting on to an ivory card blank, stamping some with the little bee stamp by Jo Capper-Sandon from Stampotique. As with the previous similar card, the sentiment was generated on my letratag with yellow plastic tape.

(Note to self: it would have been easier to have printed plain hexagons on to coloured card, rather than digitally colour the hexagons and print on to white card - had to be very careful not to show any of the white at the edges.)

Difficult to get a photo that evenly showed the card blank without the shadowy bit at the top, which isn't there, of course, in real life.


This is also for:

Less is more 124: hexagons
Addicted to stamps and more 49: CAS
Order of the opus gluei 159: give me wings
Bunny Zoe June: wings

12 comments:

  1. Great array of hexagons with perfectly positioned bees.

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  2. We all can be wise after the event can't we Hazel, this looks cool!
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  3. Wonderful idea...looks great...love those teensy bees!

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  4. This is so simple, yet so effective. Of course one would use a bee with a honeycomb pattern! Thanks for joining us at Opus Gluei, Hazel, you never disappoint me with your talent!

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  5. great CAS card and I do love the pop of yellow on your sentiment. Thanks for joining us at ATSM X

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  6. Perfect little bee for the hexagon, great CAS design!

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  7. Super card Hazel. Thank you for playing along with the ATS&M challenge.
    Florence x

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  8. Fab card Hazel, love your little bees :)

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  9. another great card hazel.. you have been busy

    Thanks for joining us this week
    Jen x
    "Less Is More"

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  10. A great card.. this sketch was perfect for a bee card! Thanks for joining us at Sketch Saturday!
    ;-) Alex H.

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  11. What a clean and classic card! I love the bees and using the hexies to suggest a beehive! Thank you, as always, for being very clever with your Opus Gluei submittals!

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