Splendiferous Bee

I was on a roll with the bee image and the Cowboy paper, so I made this card using Beate's Weekend Sketch Challenge # 7. I really like this layout. So clean, but very versatile. I love how my card turned out. I started by stamping the Stampendous Daisy Bee in Ancient Page Coal Black and coloring with Prismacolors and Gamsol. I doodled a little frame around the circle and then used my Scalloped scissors to make a Chocolate Chip scallop circle to mat it on. Once again I used some scraps I had from the Crate Paper Cowboy collection. I absolutely love this star paper and need more of it.

I stamped the A Muse Splendiferous sentiment on the back of the DP in Chocolate Chip and then stamped the Paper Trey Faux Ribbon scallop across the top and bottom of the strip. Next I matted on Chocolate Chip. For a little visual interest I added a word window punch cut in two unequal pieces as tabs to the top. A little rhinestone bling and some Stardust Stickles added the needed sparkle to finish it off.

Today's Bingo Numbers:
I27 {Daily Pick}
I25 {Courtesy of Paula}
O74 {Courtesy of Kim}
G54 {Courtesy of Kim}
B11 {Courtesy of Dana}
O73 {Courtesy of Mary}
N43 {Courtesy of Colleen}
G46 {Courtesy of Melissa}
B10 {Courtesy of Chris}
G50 {Courtesy of Kim}
B2 {Courtesy of Karen}
G59 {Courtesy of Shirley}
N36 {Courtesy of Bethany}
N37 {Courtesy of Ida}
O64 {Courtesy of Natasha}
G47 {Courtesy of Dottie}
N40 {Courtesy of Dede}
O66 {Courtesy of Julie}

Oh, and to make it easier to find, I've added a little Beach Blogger Bingo picture to the sidebar. If you click the picture it will take you to the Master Bingo List with all the picks for the current round. :)


  1. Wow Julee! Love this card. I'm going to try some doodling. Love the look. That bee is so cute!

  2. This is adorable! The paper is great and really do need to get that sentiment stamp! Love the way you used the word window punch too!

  3. Oh that paper is so cute!! Love the colours and the pattern. And you've inspired me to ink up my bees!!

    And I need ONE more number!! Heehee!!

  4. dang! I realized this morning as I was waking up, I forgot to link to my card from yesterday - DUH
    here it is
    Phoebe Thanks

  5. Great card. I love those cute little bees! TFS!

  6. Ooh, this IS a great LO. And I'm needing some of that star paper too now that you've totally ROCKED it!

  7. Don't ya just love double-sided paper? That orange strip is perfect. Great idea to use the Papertrey Faux Ribbon scallops. I always forget about the long stamps in that set.

  8. What a great card, and thank you so much for this wonderful bingo gane and now a link, you make it too much fun and now so easy.

  9. I love this card! SOOOO cute! I really want that cowboy paper!!!

  10. Awesome card. I have a Bingo...is this where I tell you???
    N 36
    Free space in center
    N45 &

  11. oops...I didn't read the rules for round 3...silly me.

  12. Wow, your card is awesome...I finally splurged and ordered some bees...thanks to you! Now I have to go out and search for this Crate Paper too.


  13. Thanks for putting the master list for this round on the side bar. You know, as a P.K., I just didn't grow up with this sorta thing ;)

  14. That little bee is just too stinkin cute!

  15. I love that card. The star paper is a must have.
    How do you get your circle scallops to look so good with scissors? I tried and it didn't work so well with me.

  16. Those bees are just too darn cute!! Eventually, I'll stop hoarding the images I have and actually use them!

    Here's my submission for today:


    Thanks again Julee!

  17. This card turned out wonderfully!! I love the paper, the stamped image, the bling, everything! :)

  18. you are on a roll with those bees! Love the colors in that DP, can see why you love it!

  19. That little bee is just so stinkin' cute! What a great partner with this paper!

    Thanks again!

  20. This card is so cute. I LOVED that sketch. I am using it for my son's wedding rehearsal dinner invitations.

  21. Super cute bee card (love those bees)! I love that paper as well. Awesome card!

  22. Darling Card Julee, Those bee's are so darn cute. I bought my mom one (she loves cutesy) I may just have to borrow hers.

    Here is my card to today's round,

  23. here is my card for the design bingo challenge:

  24. Hi Julee, adorable bee card!! I have been having fun playing along with your bloggers bingo - what a fun idea! I have finally been able to make a card using this weeks sketch, heres the link:

  25. That's it, I am using that bee tomorrow!! LOL Okay here is my card for Round Three of BBB!! YEAH!!

  26. I love the Bees! They are to stinkin' Cute!!!

    Here is my card for today!

  27. Another wonderful bee card! I LOVE the papers you used. Just perfect!

  28. BINGO!! (I THINK). My I-N-G rows are completely filled up. Does that count as an H?

    Cindy Keery

  29. Julee...this card is so cute! And your doodling is the best,I'm trying to practice,one day I'll be a pro,lol.TFS!!

  30. Julie, that is one adorable card! LOVE it! Thanks so much for playing. You work always rocks!!!


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