Sunday, May 24, 2020

Today Was Going Great...

Hello friends! Happy Memorial Day weekend! It's been a very long time since I have crafted just for the fun of it, and it was a blast. Simon Says Stamp's Monday challenge is We're All A-Buzz, and I couldn't pass it by.

This post will be short and sweet, as I made the background awhile ago when I first got my Distress Glazing Powders and was doing a Saturday Showcase tutorial, and I can't quite recall what I did. I didn't include this sample in the post, since it was way too long.

I covered a trio of the inserts from the Pattern Repeat die with Opaque Crackle paste and sprinkled with Antique Linen Glaze powder. I ended up smearing it with Twisted Citron crayon after I melted the powder to tie it in with the rest.

The bee saw it's first use out of the Geo Insects pack, cut from a scrap of watercolor paper colored with Twisted Citron and Cracked Pistachio Oxide sprays. The quote is a Snarky sticker colored with more of the Twisted Citron crayon.

I think that's the quickest project I've made and the shortest post I've written in a very long time, too. Happy crafting! Sara Emily

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  1. Well, it may have been a quick project for you Sara, but if I tried anything like this it would take days and even then I wouldn't be able to get it right. The background is stunning and I adore your brilliant bee!! So gorgeous!! Hope you are staying safe and well. hugs xx

  2. It's a wonderful card, Sara Emily!!!! I love when I can just play which I have been getting to do lately along with some birthday cards.

  3. Well, you could not have chosen a more perfect background for that bee Sara, it is stunning and positively glows! I love the colour of the bee and the pieces of honeycomb tie it all together beautifully! Love this!

    I hope you have a wonderful weekend and stay safe and well my friend. Hugs, Anne xxx

  4. Absolutely FANTASTIC, love all the texture and colors!

  5. Love that colorful bee on this wonderful card, Sara Emily! Hope all is well with you.


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