July 14, 2013

Sting like a Bee

I've been a Busy Bee...

Lol....

I've been entering Ticket Swaps over on the Message boards so I'm in a Altering Ticket Kick.

Then I saw a Challenge on the Trendy Twine Blog 

Recipe: 
Colors:  Yellow, Black, & White only (no other colors can be used)
Bee or Bees (embellishments, stamps, stickers, etc.)
Trendy Twine
 
So I decided to Combine them both.
 
I started out with Black Cardstock and used the Tim Holtz Ticket Die
to Make my Ticket Strip.


Taking a Yellow piece of Cartdstock, I used the HoneyComb Embossing Folder from Stampin Up on it to give me the Hexagon shapes. 
Then I used the Ticket Punch to get 5 inserts with the Honeycomb design for my background.



Next, I wrapped the Punched Tickets with Bumble Bee Twine from Annie's Paper Boutique. I absolutely love their twine. I usually get their Spools and then put them on a smaller spool so they are easier to transport to crops or swarms.
I wrapped all 5 pieces.


Next, I took the Close to My Heart Bee Mine Stamp Set (a Petite Perk) and Used Both the Big Bee and the Mini Bee. Once I stamped them, I used CTMH Glitz in Stardust for their Wings and left it to dry.


While that was drying, I used the Stampin Up Boho Punch to make little flowers. I punched out 5 of the bigger flower and then using a normal hole puncher in the lower corner of the Flower. I then followed along the inner edge to Make a 1/4 hole in the center and cut one side. Then I started wrapping it around itself to produce a mini flower.


I then joined all elements together and Voila! My Tickets!


I plan to use them on a Layout that I'll post later this week.




I'm entering these Tickets on the July Challenge: Sting Like a Bee from Trendy Twine


THANKS FOR LOOKING!
ALI



10 comments:

  1. These are too cute! Love your bees and the ticket idea is fabulous.

    Thank you so much for joining us this month for the Trendy Twine Challenge.

    Lesley @ Trendy Twine

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  2. These are so cute and fun!! I love your tickets and will need to stop by to see your layout :) Thanks for joining the Trendy Twine Challenge this month!

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  3. Oh wow this is so cool, love how you put this together, it's awesome!!

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  4. These tickets are so adorable!!!! Love the ticket die and all those cute bees looks awesome matched with the bumblebee trendy twine :)
    Thanks for sharing and linking this up over at the trendy twine blog for our monthly challenge!!!
    Jessica
    TT-DT

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  5. Those tickets looks so awesome, I love all of the fun embellishments you added! Those will look fabulous on your layout! Thanks for joining our monthly challenge over at Trendy Twine.

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  6. Very creative project! Super clever! Love the details! Thanks for playing along with the Trendy Twine Monthly Challenge!

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  7. what a great idea!!! love those tickets!! thanks for playing with us at this month's Trendy Twine Challenge!!

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  8. This looks Amazing. I just love it and the details are awesome.

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  9. Wow these are awesome!!!! Thanks for joining the monthly challenge!

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  10. Great job on your tickets! Good luck with the challenge :D

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