Bees Thank You Card

Kiev made this Bees Thank You card for my Thank You Tutorial for the month. It is a nice card reminding us that Spring is here!

Due to me being away from home with my son in the hospital I will use it for a post instead of the Thank You Tutorial.

Bees Thank You Card

SUPPLIES:

Stamps: Dragonfly Dreams Photopolymer #142924
Ink: Memento Black
Cardstock: Whisper White
Daffodil Delight
Basic Black
Big Shot: Detailed Dragonfly Thinlits #142749
Hexagons Dynamic Embossing Folder #143231
Layering Ovals Framelits #141706
Other: Linen Thread #104199
Stampin’ Spritzer #126185 filled with water
Adhesives: Stampin’ Dimensionals
Tombow Glue

INSTRUCTIONS:

*1. Cut your Whisper White card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score and fold at 4-1/4″.

*2. Cut three 1-1/4″ x 4-1/4″ strips of Daffodil Delight cardstock. Spritz lightly with water on both sides and put into your Dynamic embossing folder. Run through your Big Shot. Repeat with the other two strips.

*3. Cut four Bees from Basic Black cardstock using the Bee Thinlit.

*4. Stamp your sentiment in Memento Black ink on Whisper White cardstock. Cut out with the coordinating Layer Oval Scallop Framelit.

*5. Choose one of the Daffodil Delight strips and wrap Linen Thread about 1″ from the top. Wrap several times, then tie a large bow.

*6. Put Stampin’ Dimensionals on the back of the three Daffodil Delight strips and the sentiment. Put a Mini Stampin’ Dimensional on the back of each Bee.

*7. Lay out all your pieces on your card base. Attach.
~I usually attach the outside strips first. These strips are about 3/8″ from the sides. Then I center the middle strip.
~Then attach your sentiment.
~Attach your Bees last.
Your Bee Card is finished.

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Thanks for the Smile Flower Card

Make this fun “Thanks for the smile” card.  It is quick and easy and sure to be appreciated by the receiver.
Thanks for the Smiles Card

SUPPLIES:
Stamps:  Dragonfly Dreams  Photopolymer #142924
Ink:  Real Red
Cardstock:  Thick Whisper White
Whisper White
Real Red
Big Shot:  Eastern Medallions Thinlits #143725
Embellishments:  Clear Faceted Gems #144142
Adhesives:  Fast Fuse or SNAIL
Stampin’ Dimensionals
Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals  #144108
Tombow Glue

INSTRUCTIONS:
1.  Cut your Thick Whisper White card base at 4-1/4″ x 11″.  SCORE and fold at 5-1/2″.
2.  Cut your Real Red card layer at 3-1/4″ x 4-1/4″.
3.  Cut your Whisper White card front at 3″ x 4″.
4.  Cut your “Flower” out using the Eastern Medallion Thinlits.  You will need two Thinlits:  the Flower with the details and the Framelit that goes around it.  Cut from Real Red cardstock.  Attach to your card front about 1/4″ from the top.  Put a Mini Stampin’ Dimensional behind each popup Petal and remove the backings.  Put Tombow Glue around the thin outside Petals and in the flower center and attach.
5.  Stamp your sentiment in Real Red ink with the bottom about 1/2″ from the bottom of your card front.
6.  Attach your completed card front to the Real Red card layer with Fast Fuse or SNAIL.  Attach the layers with Stampin’ Dimensionals to your card base.
Your card is finished.

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