Saturday, December 18, 2010

Play Date Cafe Challenge #60

Here are the colors for the color splash....black and white with a splash of yellow!  They mentioned that they would like to see holiday cards in these non traditional colors. So, while putting together this card:
....this buzzing kept annoying me in my head! These colors just screamed bumble bee...so I gave in to the buzzzz....can you hear it too?

Hope you like them!!!!!
Thanks for looking!!!
Michelle
materials:
Christmas card: black cardstock: Bazzill Basics; white cardstock: Recollections
Sizzix embossing plate; Hero Arts stamps; Distress ink in black soot; twine from the twinery.com; pearls from Michaels.
Bee card: same paper as above; stamps from Papertrey Ink Bird Watcing; buttons from Papertrey Ink; banner dies from PTI; Sizzix embossing plate; Distress ink in black soot; pearls from Michaels; twine from the twinery.com; vellum from Michaels.

10 comments:

Julie Ranae said...

Really wonderful creations and perfect 'splashes' of color! Wishing you a Merry Christmas from The Play Date Cafe.

Barb said...

Perfect cards for this challenge, Michelle! Love your splashes of yellow! That bee is the cutest!

Michele Gross said...

Oh that bee is adorable!! 2 great cards but I'm so glad you gave into the buzz :) super cute!!

Debgem said...

Love that bauble and the subtle addition of yellow. Makes for a lovely Christmas card. The bees are cute too.

Maria said...

Gorgeous cards, Michelle!!! Just love how you deisnged the card with the bees...too darned cute!!!

Fiona said...

I love your Christmas card - simple and focussed. Your bee card is cute :)

Stella said...

Well like them is an understatement; I love them! I am in love with the first one; the way you added that ornament is just fabulous!

Brenda said...

Absolutely fabulous cards Michelle! Love both very much. That bumble bee card is very cute.

Elaine said...

Luv your cards, they are very pretty!!

Ruby said...

Ooh these are LOVELY! The first one is really elegant, the second is soooo cute! Thanks for playing along with us at the Play Date Cafe!