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Honey Bee Stamps You Brighten My Day

Hello friends! I am so excited to be sharing my first card as a Honey Bee Stamps Design Team member! I absolutely adore Brilliant Day stamp set, and thought this would be a perfect time to use it.

I started by stamping the pencils with a light ink, and used Copic Markers to color them in a rainbow order. I used two Copic Markers for each color, and used Polychromos pencils to add finishing details. Once I was happy with the coloring, I used the coordinating Honey Cuts to die-cut the image.

I used a stencil from the Polka Dot Stencil Set for the background. I masked each row of dots with Purple Tape, and used a Background Blender Brush to blend ink, matching ink to the pencil for that row. I trimmed the panel when I finished, and attached it to a card base with foam adhesive. I stamped a sentiment from Thanks A Bunch stamp set with Versafine Clair Nocturne ink, and used the coordinating Honey Cuts to die-cut it. I added the sentiment and pencils with thin foam squares to finish the card.

Thanks so much for joining me today. I hope I brightened your day with this card, and gave you ideas on how to incorporate stencils into your projects. Until next time, Happy Crafting!

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6 Replies to “Honey Bee Stamps You Brighten My Day”

  1. This card is just perfect! It’s bright and reminds me that the doldrums of winter are almost over. Congrats on the Honey Bee DT addition!

  2. This is so bright and absolutely brilliant… love the color and it would make anyone’s day brighter!

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