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Happy Thursday!  It’s time for a new Meljen’s Designs challenge.  This week the challenge is to use HEARTS as an embellishment.   The “A team” will have lots of eye candy for you using hearts at the Meljen’s Designs blog.

I have another Valentine’s Day card to share with you this week.  This is another image that I always really liked but never had the time to use.  



Have a great week!  Thank you for stopping by!



  • Stamps:  Honey Bears (digital stamp) by Meljen’s Designs 
  • Inks:  None
  • Papers:  Neenah crest CS, Papertrey kraft & dark chocolate CS, My Mind’s Eye Be-Loved DP
  • Tools:  Big Shot, Die-Namics Hearts A Plenty Die, Spellbinders Nestabilities, Copic markers
  • Embellishments:  Jillibean Soup kraft mini brown alpha stickers, Papertrey button twine, misc. button, Spica clear glitter pen



Audrey Pettit said…
How very adorable, Cheryl! Love those sweet bears, and fabulous coloring. Love the dots you added around the image. And love your mad layering, too. This is SO cute!
Linda said…
What a clever way to do the sentiment. Has the WOW factor for sure. Hugs, Linda
Karen B. said…
Super cute and so very sweet!
Jo Davies said…
Super sweet card Cheryl, beautiful colours and cute bears! Jo xxx
Shannin said…
Cheryl Your card is super cute. I love the little honey bears. Thank you so much for joining us for our “Heart You” Challenge over at Inky Impressions Challenges. I hope you have a wonderful week and good luck.

Annette said…
wow this is adorable...I love that image and how awesome how you used the sentiment...great card.
An adorable card Cheryl, I like the image, the papers and the twine.
Kevin xx
1CardCreator said…
Sweet card Cheryl, love your papers and the coloring is perfect!
Renee said…
This is oh, so cute!
Sandra said…
Hi Cheryl, Your card is so cute!!:) Sandra H
Sweet image!! LOL that they are holding the beehives!

Thank you for your sweet sentiments on Lily's passing too :)

Have a great day!
Violets Corner said…
Gorgeous card!

Many thanks for sharing the love at Cupcake Craft Challenges.

Warm hugs
Katarina A said…
How cute, And I'm loving the papers you used, they match together perfectly. XXX
Emily Leiphart said…
So sweet, Cheryl! I love those Copic dots around the bears and those cute letter stickers.
jimlynn said…
So pretty and I love the twine on here! Very cute card.
Cath. said…
It's so sweet Cheryl.
Thanks for joining with us this week on Stamp-N-doodle.
Good luck.
Pat (mspfd) said…
Super cute. What a great design, mix of colors and papers! Really like how you added the dotted background to the image.
Kathy and Lucky said…
This is so sweet and love the shading. Perfect for a guy or a girls, cute as always.
Wendy ten Hove said…
Oh, how cute!! That image is so sweet! And I love the papers you picked with it and the black matting gives it a bit more bold look, very nice!
Hugs, Wendy
Arabella said…
This is adorable Cheryl! I love it!

Karin said…
I think I always start a comment with "So cute" when I come here, but that's because they are! I love your creative sentiment!
So Cute and you have used lovely papers :)
Thanks for joining us at Corrosive Challenges :)
Just Me said…
Adorable image. The bears are just too cute. The word "Bee" makes the "gifts" the bears are holding pop out. So cute.
Donna said…
Gorgeous card Cheryl, such a fab design and added detail! Thanks for joining in the fun with us at Cupcake this week...good luck :) Donna ♥ x
Joey said…
Beautiful card Cheryl, gorgeous layout, thanks for joining us at inky impressions. Joey x
Just A Pac Rat said…
Wonderful card and perfect for our "Have a Heart" Challenge! Thanks for joining us at SSDS and good luck!

Just A Pac Rat
Anonymous said…
What a cute card, the image is adorable! Love the paper and twine, too.
Anita said…
This is so cute Cheryl. Especially love the way you made the sentiment.
Chris said…
Hi Cheryl, what an adorable Valentine's card. So pretty, and the "sweethearts" are beeutiful. Thanks for sharing. I have recently found your blog and am now following you, and will visit often. Please stop by my blog and perhaps you would like to follow me also. Have a wonderful day. Hugs, Chris
Cheryl this is so sweet! I love the broken sentiment and those dots around the image are great! It's been awhile since I've tried that technique, thanks for the inspiration. Great card! Thanks for playing along in my That's Krafty Thursday challenge! {{{hen hugs}}}
What a lovely card you have made here. Thank you for taking part in the Crafty Purple Frog Challenge this fortnight and I wish you the best of luck in the draw. Best wishes, Kym (The Crafty Purple Frog Design Team Member) xxx
Meihsia Liu said…
Fabulous card!
Love the all the details and how you color the image. Thank you so much for joining us at Stamping with the Dragon. Hugs xx
Lynne in NI said…
Awww what a cutie! Love your image and love how you split your sentiment too! Thanks for playing along with Dream Valley Challenges and good luck in the draw
Lynne :)
Pami said…
Gorgeous Cheryl, I love the papers and the twine, love it. Thanks for sharing with us at Wags 'n Whiskers this fortnight, good luck and hope to see you again soon. Pami x
sara said…
really sweet card love that image thanks so much for joining us at dream valley this week
hugs sara x
Anne Marie Hile said…
So sweet, Cheryl! I really like that speckled background you add to your images, too. It adds so much and as always, your shading is beautiful! :)
Joanna said…
What a stinkin' cute image you used! Thanks so much for stopping by the Inky Impressions "I {heart} you" challenge this week!
Sara said…
How sweet! Thanks for playing along with CMM!
tiggertastic said…
Never seen this backing paper before, lovely layering and i adore the BEE MINE wording :)

Good luck in the challenges, hugs Sarah-Louise My Blog
Designing for:
Crafty Purple Frog , Craft Us Crazy ,Bearly Mine Designs and DT Coordinator Kenny K
Wendy said…
Very Pretty! Love the Twine.

Thank you for joining us over at Crafty Purple Frog!

Mona Eidhammer said…
Your card is so adorable. Love the colours. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Purple Frog. Hugs...Mona

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