Tuesday, June 2, 2015


This is my post today at the
Classy Cards 'n Such blog today
using the inspiration photo below!
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Hi there, Diane here today.
This is my card I did for our current challenge Bee Happy.

I stamped Impression Obsession Lavender stamp three times
with the pen to stamp technique.
I wanted a bit more bling to my card,
so I added Sparkle N Sprinkle Sugar Plum Glitter to the flowers.

For the sentiment I stamped Impression Obsession Lavender Devotion
with Memento Grape Jelly Ink.

I hand cut both the flower image and the sentiment
and mounted it on a background cut from

The panel underneath is cut in purple card stock
and part of the Marianne die set.

The bumble bee I used is no longer stocked,
but you could use Memory Box Jolly Bumble Bees or

Thank you for visiting with me today,
and I encourage you to join in our challenge with us!!
There are great prizes to be won every week!!

All the rules can be found on the


Desire Fourie said...

So beautiful. Loving the lavender and the bee is a delightful touch.
Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

Ros Crawford said...

I adore lavender and your card is so full of lifelike lavender it's pure joy!

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

Such a beautiful creation Diane! WOW! I haven't used that Marianne die in years ... thanks for the reminder that I even have it! LOL! Love your bee ... he's perfect and the sparkle on the lavender is such a nice added touch! You go girl ... keep that inspiration coming ... I can sure use it!! Have a great day!

Lisa said...

This is so gorgeous, Diane!! I love the pretty lavender!! It looks amazing!! The background die is fabulous!! What a beautiful card this is!! Have a great day :)

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Leslie Miller said...

I love bumblebees and lavender and this gorgeous card! So pretty with the purple glitter. Gee, some bumblebee dies would be fun!