The bees are fussy cut, and I highlighted "bee" in the sentiment - they are mounted on die cuts. I used chalk with a stencil for the top panel, some DP for the bottom, and separated the two with Washi tape.
Sketch: Stella Says Sketch
Critter: 2 Crafty Critter Crazies
Die cut: Simon Says Stamp Wednesday
For a friend: Aud Sentiments
Layers, with love: Cut it Up
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