Saturday 5 March 2016

A Gem of Challenge No 164 - It's Spring

Hello Crafty Friends hope your all warm and safe from this cold British weather? 
We have a great challenge theme this weekk @ A Gem of a Chall
Our talented teamie Lynsey is our  hostess ..

Checkout the  NEW PRODUCTS  at Pink Gem Designs for lots of great digi stamps and printable card kits.
Our NEW Prize @ A Gem of a Chall is
2 single digi images OR 2 card topper kits
(or one of each ) No sets or Sentiment sets
Thanks for stopping by hope you have time to checkout the DTs awesome
inspiration & join us @ A Gem of a Chal
Here is my Spring Card
This bee is so adorable and can be found in the Pink Gem Shop here.  I have coloured this cutie in with ProMarkers and my papers are LOTV Nitwits.  My gems and doily are from the Works.  Ribbon from the Ribbon girl.  Sentiment is from Cuddly Buddly (very old stamp) and flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts.


ABC Challenge - C is for Cute
Aloha Friday Challenge - In The Garden
Brown Sugar Challenge - Cute & Cuddly (looks cute but don't think you'd could cuddle him lol)
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes
Crafty Catz - Use three different papers
Creative Fingers - Anything Goes
Creative Ladybirds - March Anything Goes
Paper Creator - Spring Colours
Scrapping 4 Fun - Anything Goes

Thanks so much for looking and have a great day.


  1. Hi Michelle what a cute card I love the image and your design is wonderful.
    Debs xxx
    {Debs Cards}

  2. That is one super cute bee...Thanks for joining KBD Aloha Friday Challenge!

  3. Oh so cute! fantastic design too, thanks for joining us at Crafty Catz this week, Jac x

  4. Such a cute card and image - great coloring as always tfs!!!

  5. This is so pretty Michelle xx

  6. Thank you so much for sharing your project and entering our challenge at Craft Your Passion Challenges.
    I can’t wait to see what you create for our next challenge.
    Angie DT
    Craft Your Passion Challenges

  7. Hi Michelle,
    oh that Bee is sooooooooooo cute.
    Wonderful design card, and so spring like.
    Great paper used also.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

  8. Your card is adorable. I just hope spring is coming - tired of the cold and snow.

  9. So cute sweetie. I do hope you are feeling better.

  10. This is gorgous Michelle. Love that bee and all the fabulous details xx

  11. Hi Michelle, this is a beautiful card. Your colouring is wonderful and I love the pretty details you have added.
    (Still managing to avoid the lurgy - hope you are on the mend)

  12. Brilliantly designed creation and love the awesome colours used.
    Sorry have been missing but we had a bit of time out for a few days away....takes a while to catch up on over 200 notifications...xx

  13. This is so cute!! Thanks for playing along with us at Scrapping4Fun Challenges. Hope to see you again soon!! HUGS!

  14. Lovely coloring, love how he turned out. Personally I struggle coloring everything black, that goes especially for bees and penguins. He's a cutie and teamed up with floral papers and spots he looks ready for spring. Here we've got snow again, arghh...

  15. Sweet card, lovely colors and embellishments, thanks for sharing with Creative Lady Birds!

  16. So gorgeous Michelle.I love all your fab layers and details and the image is so cute ;D

    xx coops xx

  17. Beautiful card, you did lovely work :-)) Thank you for joining the challenge at Scrapping4fun. Hope to see you again next time.
    Hugs, Andreja

  18. Fabulous Bee image -love all the layers and flowers
    Carol x

  19. Stunning card, love all the layers and embellishments
    Thank you for your entry at Scrapping4funChallenges.
    Rachelle DT

  20. So cute. Congrats for TOP5!

  21. Very nice card.
    Thank you for joining us at Creative Ladybirds Creations!
    Good Luck and hope to see you again.
    xx Valentina DT team xx