A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Fanatic Friends of Craftster now have the ability to disable ads on Craftster! Read more here.
Total Members: 301,504
Currently Running With Scissors:
460 Guests and 10 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Bee and Wasp Faerie  (Read 1594 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
Knickertwist
Tutorial Contributor

Member of the Papercraft Gang
Offline Offline

Posts: 4192
Joined: 08-Mar-2007

Gimme some sugar baby.


View Profile WWW
« on: August 03, 2010 07:42:20 AM »



Ava, is the fairy godmother to all flying yellow and black things (specializing in bees and wasps). She makes sure to keep them busy and fluttering about. I imagine she has rather juicy gossip sessions with queen bees while eating jam covered bread crumbs, and sipping on tea.



The wee wasp nest at the bottom is part of a huge one we found a few weeks ago. It had fallen out of a tree during a rather bad storm. Thankfully I think the buzzy things had left it long ago.



The nest is really cool. They chew up leaves and twigs and stuff and make their own paper to create their nests from! How neat is that?
THIS ROCKS   Logged

rackycoo
Global Moderator
Swap Moderator
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Member of the Papercraft Gang
Offline Offline

Posts: 27572
Joined: 01-Apr-2005

"Best of 2013" Winner; too lazy to change avatar.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: August 03, 2010 07:56:36 AM »

I could tell this was one of your godmothers from the thumbnail! She's great. I really love the use of the nest. Beautiful!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Check out my Etsy shop. Scary Toys and Halloween for everyone!
My blog: junk&stuff
Pinterest
Oyhana
« Reply #2 on: August 03, 2010 08:02:56 AM »

I love her.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Pinterest     

Personal swap friendly!  Especially ATCs!
karin_
Offline Offline

Posts: 960
Joined: 24-Jan-2008

Swedish craftster!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: August 03, 2010 08:29:39 AM »

I have the WORST fear of wasps, so I think it says something about your talent that I love this piece! Smiley
« Last Edit: August 03, 2010 08:30:03 AM by karin_ » THIS ROCKS   Logged

Knickertwist
Tutorial Contributor

Member of the Papercraft Gang
Offline Offline

Posts: 4192
Joined: 08-Mar-2007

Gimme some sugar baby.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #4 on: August 03, 2010 08:44:24 AM »

Thanks ladies Smiley

I have the WORST fear of wasps, so I think it says something about your talent that I love this piece! Smiley

Shhh... don't tell anyone, but I generally run screaming, flailing my arms around if a wasp follows me for more than 2.3 seconds.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

FinRaziel
« Reply #5 on: August 03, 2010 09:09:37 AM »

wow that nest is an amazing addition!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

make a friend swap: planning/crafting
one tiny stuffie round 5: crafting!

15/50 projects in 2011: link

wists.com/FinRaziel
amaryllisroze
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 5933
Joined: 12-Feb-2004

Member of the Papercraft Gang


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #6 on: August 03, 2010 09:13:24 AM »

Fantastic! I love the piece of nest you included.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

All of my photos are hosted at Flickr.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/amaryllisroze/sets/

http://pinterest.com/aroze/

"she knew with the right amount of junk she could create a masterpiece" -- I'm still looking for the right amount of junk
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
3 Outfit Inspirations from Malibu, California
3 Travel Outfits from the Isle of Man
100 Best Little Black Dresses of 2014
5 Celebrity Style Inspritations For The Holidays
3 Ways to Wear A/W Knits
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Mirror Wall
January 21, 2015 Featured Projects
January 21st is Squirrel Appreciation Day!

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.