Sunday, August 9, 2015

Home Is Where Your Honey Is-PP257

Aug. 9, 2015

It's Sunday and time for a new challenge at The Paper Players !  We loved all the "Square" cards last week for Jaydee's challenge!  WOW--you made it difficult to pick the winners!

I am the hostess this week and my challenge is create a project using Bermuda Bay, Kraft/Crumb Cake and Old Olive!  I love this combo and it is so exciting to think of all the possibilities!  Have fun!!



My base card (5 1/2" X 4 1/4") is Bermuda Bay.  The next layer is Crumb Cake (5 1/4"X 4").  The next layer was cut with a rectangle stitched die with Old Olive.  I cut a scalloped banner using the MFT Blueprints 14 Die Set and I also cut a strip of Crumb Cake and embossed it with the polka dots embossing folder.  I adhered those and wrapped Bermuda Baker's Twine around it several times and added a button from my stash and a big bow.  I sat that aside while I worked on the image.



The stamp set and sentiment are from SugarPea Designs-Bee My Honey.  I colored the bears, tree, hive and bees using Copic Markers.  I fussy cut all of the pieces.  I cut a white circle with a stitched die and sponged Crumb Cake and Old Olive on the ground.  I used foam tape to adhere the bears and tree.  I also added Wink of Stella to all of the pieces for added shine.  


So happy you stopped by my blog today!  Please leave a message!  I love to hear from you!  

Don't forget to check out the fabulous inspirations from our design team and I hope that you will play along with our challenge this week.



Challenge Rules:

 Create a NEW paper, or digital, project.

  1. Upload your creation to your blog with a link back to us. 
  2. Please provide a direct link to the post featuring your challenge entry.
  3. Please link your card to no more than three challenges, TOTAL.  Entries linked to more than 3 challenges, including ours, will be deleted without notification!
  4. Have fun!
All stamping products are welcome! Thank you for joining the Paper Players this week.  

Have a wonderful week!!
HUGS!
Claire





15 comments:

  1. Claire, this card is adorable and beautifully colored. You captured so much dimension and shadow. Fabulous. Hugs Jaydee

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    1. Thanks, Jaydee! I really appreciate your kind comments! XX

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  2. This is adorable and the sentiment tis perfect with this sweet pair!!

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  3. What a super-cute pair Claire - the sweetest teddy bear's picnic! I love the way you framed and layered your little scene and beautifully coloured too!

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    1. Thank you very much, Joanne! You are so kind! XX

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  4. That is too cute Claire! I love your little bear images and your layout is perfect. Fabulous card!! :)

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    1. Thank you very much, Amy! So sweet of you! XX

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  5. Claire, first of all I love this color combo. Secondly, you card is Adorable with a capital A! Love those bears, and the sentiment is just so sweet! Awesome layout, too!

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    1. Thank you, Sandy! I love this combo, too! I appreciate all your sweet comments! XX

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  6. Cute, cute, cute! Love these little bears, and the stitched circles are my favorite! GREAT color combo too!

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  7. Oh my goodness, these two little honeys are precious! I like that you went outside the floral box too--these colors are perfect for the little scene you've created and your coloring is fabulous!

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  8. what a "sweet!" card Claire! And "Honey!" I adore your color challenge! such beautiful creations. Thanks for your ongoing inspiration!

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  9. Oh I just LOVE that card....it is so adorable!!! :) Hugs...Janie

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  10. Oh I just LOVE that card....it is so adorable!!! :) Hugs...Janie

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