Bumble’s dieting template (January 2011)

Poor Bumble Bear’s eaten too much Christmas cake! Make this supportive card to send to a friend who’s making a New Year’s resolution to get fit. You’ll find a template to help you below! Click here to download Bumble’s dieting template as a PDF

Bumble’s Christmas template (Christmas 2010)

Bumble Bear’s jumping out of a gift box to wish you a merry Christmas! Make this card yourself using the free printable templates below. Click here to download your template as a PDF

Bumble’s postbox template (December 2010)

Bumble Bear’s all wrapped up to send a Christmas card to a friend! Make this enchanting festive scene yourself with the free templates below. Click here to download Bumble’s template as a PDF

Bumble’s Halloween template (November 2010)

Bumble Bear’s all dressed up for Halloween! Make this card to send a spooky greeting or to invite friends to a fancy dress party. See below for your free template. Click here to download your free template as a PDF

Bumble’s dancing template (October 2010)

Bumble Bear’s showing off his fancy footwork in this dazzling ballroom dancing card! Make it yourself – we’ve got free templates for you below! Click here to download your Bumble Bear template as a PDF

Bumble’s sunflower template (September 2010)

Make this summery Bumble Bear card for birthdays and more – we’ve got all the templates you need! Click here to download your template as a PDF

Bumble’s hammock template (July 2010)

Bumble Bear loves to relax in his hammock on a summer afternoon. Make this lazy-day card to celebrate a birthday, retirement or just to send a ‘relax’ greeting! You’ll find all the templates you need below. Download the template as a PDF

Bumble’s baking template (June 2010)

Here’s a sweet card that’s perfect for birthdays! You’ll be able to whip up Bumble’s baking design in no time using our handy templates. Click here to download Bumble’s template as a PDF

Bumble’s gardening templates (May 2010)

Here’s the perfect card for a keen gardener. Our lovely Bumble Bear is tending to his vegetable patch – look at those ric-rac cabbages and ribbon carrot tops! Use our handy templates to make your own gardening Bumble today. Click here to download Bumble’s template as a PDF

Bumble’s party templates (April 2010)

Look out for The Adventures of Bumble Bear in your April issue – Bumble’s having a party! This card is perfect for birthday greetings or invitations, and we’ve got all the templates you need to make it. Click here to download Bumble’s template as a PDF

Bumble’s Mother’s Day templates (March 2010)

Bumble Bear’s got a lovely bunch of tulips for your mum this Mother’s Day, and we’ve got all the templates you need to make him! Click here to download the template at a PDF

Bumble’s valentine template (February 2010)

Look out for The Adventures of Bumble Bear in our new February issue – Bumble’s got a girlfriend! Her name’s Honey, and we think she’s cute as a button. Bumble and Honey make the perfect subject for a Valentine’s Day card, and we’ve got the templates you need right here! Bumble & Honey (PDF)

Bumble's skating templates (January 2010)

Bumble Bear’s been ice skating this month! Download the templates below to make your very own skating Bumble for birthdays, thank you cards and more. Bumble’s skating template (JPG) Bumble’s skating template (PDF) Click here to download Bumble full-size with all your other January templates! Click here for a step-by-step guide to making your own… Continue reading

Bumble’s flower templates (October 2009)

Bumble Bear loves gardening! Here are his very first templates for you to download and print, complete with blooms and butterfly shapes. ? Bumble’s flowers 1 (PDF) ? Bumble’s flowers 2 (PDF)

How to make Bumble Bear

Here are the basic steps you need to create your own Bumble Bear: You will need: Pink & brown craft chalks Needle & black thread Black felt Bazzill Basics Dotted Swiss card – Sandbox, from Craft Obsessions Step 1 Use your template to cut the body pieces from textured paper. Curl, fold and scrunch up… Continue reading