Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Color Challenge: Bumblebee Framed Art by Amanda

Today's post is brought to you by Doodlebug's bumblebee yellow.  This lovely sunshine yellow makes me smile and brightens up any project.  Inspired by Melinda Spinks halloween-inspired decor, I created a piece of lemon home decor using my favorite bumblebee stickers and embellishments. 

This lovely lemon decor makes a fun piece of summer decor.  The kids (and guests) will have fun searching for all of the different shapes and colors.  

To create a guide for the lemon shape, I die cut a lemon from scrap cardstock and lightly traced it with pencil onto my work surface. 

I started by placing several large stickers and icons within my lemon shape.  Next, I adhered a bunch of buttons and inserted some brads.  

I filled in the remaining spaces with sequins, sprinkles dots, and teeny tiny pearls and rhinestones. 

When my lemon was complete, I adhered a die cut stem and leaf and inserted it into an 8"x8" Doodlebug shadow box frame.  

Happy Summer 

Supplies: Doodlebug cardstock, Doodlebug 8"x8" shadow box, various Doodlebug embellishments and stickers. 


  1. Absolutely FABULOUS Amanda!!!! It is fun to find all the little goodies that make up the whole!!

  2. This is just awe inspiring and so clever!! Love that you did something like this with my favorite Doodlebug color - Bumblebee!! I am just so impressed with all the little details on this that make up the gorgeous whole!! So impressed!!!

  3. Absolutely love it! The bumblebee colour is just so striking and the lemon is such a funky design.

  4. This is amazing Amanda. Pinning it right now. Can't wait to see the other framed fruit to follow. ;)

  5. WOW wow WOW
    Your Bumblebee Yellow Lemon Shadowbox is GORGEOUS Amanda!!! LOVE IT ALL, EACH & EVERY sticker, button brad, sequin, sprinkle dot, pearl rhinestone and ... ALL OF IT - THANK YOU for sharing :)

  6. this is such a GREAT idea to use up lots of bits and pieces ♥

  7. This is soooo gorgeous!!! Love it!

  8. I cannot express to you how much I LOVE this!! I can imagine hanging this in my kitchen along with maybe 1 done as a lime & another as an apple.


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