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Bella's Friday Sketch

Time for the semi-monthly "Friday Sketch" with Bella Blvd!


This card was inspired by the blooms on this month's sketch. 
I  just trimmed my design to two flowers instead of three.
 For the stems, I adhered a strip of Pickle Juice Dot Designer Tape to a piece of cardstock
 and then cut into thin pieces. The blooms were a layer of die cuts from a mix of patterned 
papers and a few stickers. A happy bee adds a little extra whimsy. 
And what is a flower without a bee!

Supplies: Play Date: Captions; Trick or Treat: Spooky Town; Snapshots: Daily Details, 
Rise & Shine, Pajama Day, Alpha+Bits; Designer Tape: 12 mm Combo

 I replaced the flowers with a trio of hand-cut houses from the City Sidewalks paper! 
After stitching a 'hill' onto a blue background, I added the houses with foam adhesive.
 Above one of the chimneys I hand-stitched a plume of smoke with white thread and small needle.
 I kept with the design of the sketch by adding a zig-zag border sticker and sentiment.

 Supplies: Christmas Countdown: City Sidewalks, O Tannebaum, Captions, Alpha+Bits;
 Trick or Treat: Captions

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