Kia Ora Koutou
Welcome back to Inspiration Wednesday from Heartfelt Creations. I hope you are all keeping safe and well within your self isolating bubbles. I have been busy working on upskilling my colouring skills – more to come about this later.
I have two cards in two separate posts. First up is a very quick and easy card using the gorgeous new 5″ x 7″ dies that Heartfelt Creations has just released last week. This are must have dies for your craft room!
Majestic Swirl Frames Die, HCD2-7308
Decorative Circle Frames Die, HCD2-7306
French Cottage ‘scapes Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3909
French Cottage ‘scapes Die, HCD1-7293
Calla Lily Paper Collection, HCDP1-2110
3D Blossoms Shaping Mold, HCFB1-469
Oakberry Lane Blossoms Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3842
Oakberry Lane Blossoms Die, HCD1-7200
Just For You Sentiments Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3845
Eyelet Circle & Basics Small Die, HCD1-7154
Circle Basics Large Die, HCD1-7155
Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper Pack of 50 – White, HCPP1-475
Stack and Store Daubers-Pack of 30, HCDA2-450
Bridal Bouquet Stamens-Small, HCS1-460
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Magenta Hue, RACP614
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Cactus Flower, RACP985
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Tiger Lily, RACP670
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Fern Green, RACP962
White Cardstock, heavy cardboard, stamp positioner, Hero Arts Embossing & Watermark ink, pearls
For more ideas on creating with the 5 x 7 Decorative Frame Dies, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/qdBFA5VpmSo.
For more tips on creating with the flower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.
For more tips on creating with the Oakberry Lane collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/HirfUN8NEYY.
Cut a piece of white cardstock 10” x 7”, score at 5” along the long side and fold to create a base card of 5” x 7”. Cut a piece of pink patterned paper from the Calla Lily paper collection 4 15/16” x 6 15/16” and adhere to the front of the card. Die cut the outer decorative frame die from white cardstock, add Frosting Powder with Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge and adhere to the front of the card with a piece of heavy cardboard 3 1/4″ x 5 1/4″. Cut a piece of pink patterned paper 3 1/4” x 5 1/4″ and adhere to the white decorative frame. Die cut the middle decorative frame from white cardstock, add Frosting Powder to the decorative edge with Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge and then adhere to the centre of the decorative frame with a piece of heavy cardboard 2” x 4”. Cut a piece of pink patterned paper 2” x 4” and adhere to the middle of the middle decorative frame. Die cut the inner decorative tag from white cardstock, add Frosting Powder to the ends with Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge and adhere to the centre of the card with a piece of heavy cardboard as shown. Stamp the sentiment from the HCPC-3845 Just for You Stamp set in Hero Arts embossing ink on pink and heat emboss with the white embossing powder on the pink patterned paper and die cut out using the smallest die. Adhere to the centre of the inner tag.
Stamp the leaves from the HCPC-3842 Oakberry Lane Blossoms Stamp set in Fern Green ink on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper. Colour with Vivid Chartreuse ink and die cut with the coordinating die. Shape using the coordinating mold and when dry add Crystal Clear glitter with Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge. Adhere on the top and bottom of the tag.
Stamp the flower images from the HCPC-3842 Oakberry Lane Blossoms Stamp set in Magenta Hue ink on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper. Colour the centres of the flowers with Tiger Lily ink and the outer petals with Magenta Hue ink and die cut with the coordinating die. Sponge the edges with Cactus Lily ink and the backs of the flowers with Magenta Hue ink and then shape using the coordinating mold. Assemble the flowers with two layers and then add Crystal Clear glitter using Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge. Add the flowers over the leaves. Add Go Man Go Prills to the centres with Dries Clear glue.
Stamp the flower images from the HCPC-3909 French Cottage ‘scapes Cling Stamp Set in Sky Blue ink on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper. Colour the centres with Buttercup ink and die cut with the coordinating dies. Colour the edges and the backs with Sky Blue ink and shape using Groove Golf tools. Assemble with two layers per flower as shown when dry. Add Crystal Clear glitter using Dries Clear glue a damp sponge and then add Lemon Chiffon Prills to the centres of the flowers and add to the front as shown.
To finish, trim some pearl stamens and adhere around the flowers. Add pearls to the decorative dies.
Please look out for my next blog post.
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