Kia Ora and Welcome Back
Today sees the launch of some exciting new products from Heartfelt Creations and they are so amazing to work with. Included in the new products are some shadow boxes and layered oval and circle dies. Here I am showing a card made using the smaller shadow box with the Winter’s Eve collection. I love the depth you can get with the boxes and here I have paired it up with the Window Frame die to create a magical Christmas card.
For more inspiration and ideas on how to use these new products please visit the Heartfelt Creations blog here: https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/blog/614/debuting-brand-new-layered-cards-shadowboxes-and-inspiration-for-you
HCDP1-281 Winter’s Eve Paper Collection
HCD1-7148 Window Frame Die
HCPC-3794 Window Frame Stamp Set
HCPC-3745 Ornate Sleigh Stamp set
HCD1-7104 Ornate Sleigh and Presents Die
359843 Bridal Tinsel Embossing Powder
TSMP707 Memento Bamboo Leaves
TSBL32 Brilliance Pearlescent Coral
ANC803 Minnie Pearls Prills
PGM15015 Rajni Chawla’s Crystal Clear
PGM15016 Rajni Chawla’s Frosting Powder
159723 Art Glitter Dries Clear glue
HCST1-401 Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit
HCBC1-456-2 White A2 Shadow box
B80 Colorbox Frost White ink
Others – Stazon Black ink, Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers – 020, 041, 047, 091, 052, Bristol Smooth Cardstock, White Cardstock
Cut a piece of white cardstock at 6” x 12”, score and crease at 6” along the long side to make a base card of 6” x 6”. Cut a 6” x 6” patterned panel from the paper collection featuring pink poinsettias on the corners and adhere to the front of the card.
Assemble box and add panel from patterned paper to back of the box. Cut a piece of pink striped paper 4 ½ x 3 ¼ and die cut an opening using the inner die from the HCD1-7148 Window Frame Die. Adhere to the front of the shadow box. Stamp the window frame from the HCPC-3794 Window Frame Stamp Set in Tuxedo Black on white cardstock, and die cut using the coordinating die. Die cut the decorative filigree die and the arch from the HCD1-7150 Window Box Elements Die. Cut the decorative filigree die in half and adhere to each side of the window. Adhere the frame die to the top of the window. Cut 2 pieces ½” x 4 ½” from the pink striped patterned paper to coordinate with the front of the shadow box, and add to the top and bottom. Cut 2 pieces ½” x 4 ½’ from the pink striped paper to coordinate with the front of the shadow box, and add to the sides. Adhere the shadow box to the base card.
Stamp the candle image from the HCPC-3794 Window Frame Stamp set in Stazon Black ink on Bristol Smooth cardstock. Colour in with the Zig Clean Colour Brush markers. Die cut using the coordinating die and add dries white glue and frosting powder to the leaves and adhere to the window ledge.
To make the poinsettias stamp the images from HCPC-3745 Ornate Sleigh Stamp set using Frost white on vellum. Emboss with Bridal Tinsel embossing powder. Sponge the back of the flowers with Pearlescent Coral ink and the leaves with Bamboo Leaves and die cut using the coordinating die. Shape using the Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit and and assemble using Dries Clear glue. Add Minnie Pearl Prills to the centre of the flowers and adhere to the bottom right and top left as shown.
Cut the sentiment from the patterned paper and adhere to the top of the card as shown.
I hope you have a lot of fun with these shadow boxes and the new dies to coordinated with them.
Have a great week and Happy Crafting.
Ka Kite Anu