Monday, 28 May 2018

Strangely Trendy

Hello.  Welcome.  Have you seen the new thing??  Artist Trading Coins!!  2 1/2 inch circles of art.  These are cute and fun and did I mention fun!  Here are my first Coins......


Squeeee!  Aren't they just adorbs??!!  I started by cutting my coins from orange marbled card using a Sizzix circle die.  Then I used Fossilised Amber DOx ink through Memory Box Honeycomb stencil.  I stamped the backgrounds using various small stamps from Paper Smooches Bee Mine set and Spiced Marmalade distress ink.  I edged the coins with the same ink.  I stamped and fussy cut the large bee and coloured with yellow Promarker and glitter glue.  I matched the sentiments to the background images.

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I used the hive image in the background and paired it with the hello honey sentiment


I stamped the two small hearts and the lady bug with the heart in the background and the open love sentiment and filled the letters with red glitter glue.


I stamped the two small bee images and paired them with the bee mine sentiment.

Thanks for dropping by.  Hugz

My bee coins are joining the fun at



10 comments:

  1. These certainly are adorable. I've never heard of them but love the little cuties.

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  2. Yes, Absoluteley adorbs! Love these and I'm going to try and copy....Have a lovely day.

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  3. Lovely images, very pretty trading coins.
    Thank you for joining at Stamping Sensations this month.

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  4. Thanks for entering our challenge at Allsorts Tracy x

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  5. Fabulous fun creations, super colours too. Thank you for joining our 'Insect' challenge this week at Allsorts.

    Kath x

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  6. Get on outta here...coins? I love it! These are so fun - well done!

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  7. These are so happy and adorable, Gail! Thanks so much for playing along at STAMPlorations MM Challenge. Good Luck!

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  8. such a cute and creative idea - thanks for playing along at the STAMPlorations Mixed Media Challenge

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  9. So cute. I love the idea of the coins. Your bees are adorable. Love the little bits of sparkle. Thanks for playing along with the STAMPlorations Mixed Media Challenge.

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