Carolina Girl (Cely)
Warm days last week got our flowers and trees a bloomin! I haven't seen bees, but with flowers blooming, it's just a matter of time.

Our friends in Charleston share a March birthday with me.  Harry just completed a course in "bee keeping", so I thought this theme would be appropriate for his special day.  I love the little honeycomb and bee charm I won on Ebay.

I was inspired by a sketch found on Pinterest and a cut file at the Silhouette Store.  I used a Peachy Keen face stamp, along with a honeycomb embossing folder for wings, EK punches and twine.

A2 vertical, ribbon, stitching
Inside: Have a BEE-utiful Happy Birthday!
Paper Playtime- use a bee

10 Responses
  1. Deloris Says:

    Your friend is going to love his card! It's absolutely adorable! I love it too!

  2. Lola Says:

    Her embossed wings are just perfect! Just adorable and lovely charm. Bee keeping huh? That actually sounds interesting. And did YOU have a birthday this month?

  3. Myrna Says:

    Your friend will love it for sure. Such a cheeky face on this little guy.

  4. Jackie Says:

    What a cute card, I love that little bee :o)
    We have forgotten what warm is over here with snow drifting up to 20' high Brrrrrrrrrrr.
    Jackie xx

  5. Hi Cely, loving the stitching, the embossing folder and the twine! The image is just soooooo cute! Perfect card for a guy who just finished a 'bee keeping' course. That is what is so great about making cards, you can always give one that fits the recipient!

  6. Cheryl First Says:

    I just LOVE this, Cely! It's a cheery, bright card, sure to put a smile on someone's face!

  7. I haven't seen any bees yet, either, but I have seen robins! Love your card, and perfect for a new beekeeper. Maybe you'll get free honey!!

  8. NanaConnie Says:

    What an adorable little bee, Cely! Love the honeycomb paper. That charm is wonderful. :-D Speaking of charms, wow! I got the most wonderful little package of charms in the mail the other day and keep forgetting to send my thanks. Happy Birthday, my friend.

  9. Liz Says:

    How adorable! Thanx for playing along at Paper Playtime this week!

  10. Rachelle Says:

    Very nice card.
    Thank You for joining us at Paper Playtime.

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