Kia Ora Koutou
Welcome back to Inspiration Wednesday and today sees the release of the gorgeous Snowy Pines collection from Heartfelt Creations. This is such a traditional collection and I really enjoyed mixing some Wild Roses with the poinsettias and cardinals.
Snowy Pine Cardinals Die, HCD1-7303
Ornate Ovals Die, HCD1-7305
Snowy Pine Cardinals Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3918
Snowy Pines Paper Collection, HCDP1-2117
Elaborate Oval Frames Die, HCD2-7309
Eyelet Oval & Basics Small Die, HCD1-7156
3D Christmas Poinsettia Shaping Mold, HCFB1-478
Christmas Poinsettia & Holly Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3881
Christmas Poinsettia & Holly Die, HCD1-7249
Large 3D Wild Rose Shaping Mold, HCFB1-487
Large Wild Rose Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3907
Large Wild Rose Die, HCD1-7290
Small 3D Wild Rose Shaping Mold, HCFB1-486
Small Wild Rose Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3906
Small Wild Rose Die, HCD1-7289
Rose Hip Stamens – Large, HCS1-490
Assorted Pearl Stamens-Small, HCS1-459-1
Bright Bead Stamens-Medium, HCS1-458-3
Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper Pack of 50 – White, HCPP1-475
Stack and Store Daubers-Pack of 30, HCDA2-450
Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers – 36 Pack, 478455
Rajni Chawla’s Crystal Clear, PGM15015
Rajni Chawla’s Frosting Powder, PGM15016
Crystal Ultrafine Transparent Glitter 1/2 oz., 85-glitter
Designer Dries Clear Adhesive, 159723
Designer Dries White Adhesive, 159951
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Library Green, RACP475
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Vermillion, RACP461
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Fern Green, RACP962
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Viridian, RACP669
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Vivid Chartreuse, RACP531
Iris cardstock, white cardstock, heavy cardboard, Versafine Black Onyx ink
For more tips on creating with the Snowy Pines Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/nVtKVcgg530.
For more tips on creating with the Wild Rose Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/2ALPhFnT-qI.
For more tips on creating with the Candlelit Christmas collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/PJeFD_d3AiM.
Cut a piece of white cardstock 12” x 7 3/4″, score at 6” along the long side and fold to create a base card of 6” x 7 3/4″ card. Cut a piece of pale cream and green striped paper 5 7/8” x 7 5/8” and adhere to the front of the card using a piece of 7 1/2″ x 5 3/4” heavy cardboard. Die cut the outer plain edge die from the HCD2-7309 Elaborate Oval Frames Die set out of dark green patterned paper. Adhere to the card front with a piece of heavy cardboard die cut with the outer plain edge die. Die cut the outer decorative die from white cardstock using the outer decorative die from the HCD2-7309 Elaborate Oval Frames Die set. Add Frosting Powder to the decorative edge with Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge and adhere to the front of the green frame. Die cut the outer decorative oval from the HCD1-7305 Ornate Ovals Die set out of white cardstock, add Frosting Powder to the decorative edge with Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge. Adhere to the front of the previously cut decorative die. Die cut the eyelet oval using the eyelet oval die from the HCD217156 Eyelet Oval & Basics– Small set out of white cardstock. Add Frosting Powder to the eyelet edge with Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge. Adhere to the centre of the decorative dies with a piece of heavy cardstock.
Stamp two snowy pine images from the HCPC-3918 Snowy Pines Cling Stamp Set on Iris cardstock with Black Onyx ink. Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut one image using the outer die and one using the birds and branches die only. Adhere the birds and branches to the other image using foam squares and Dries Clear glue. Add Ultrafine Crystal glitter to the background by dotting Dries Clear glue over the background. Add glittery snow to the branches using Dries White glue and sprinkling Ultrafine Crystal glitter over it. Add Ultrafine Crystal glitter using Dries Clear glue to the pine needles.
Stamp the small rose images from the HCPC-2906 Wild Rose – Small Stamp set in Viridian ink on Deluxe Flower Shaping paper. Colour the centres with Viridian ink and die cut with the coordinating dies. Shape using the coordinating mold with the patterned side up to create a cup shape and assemble using two of each size petal. Pierce the centres and add the pearl coloured Rose Hip stamens and the small pearl stamens. Add Frosting Powder to the stamens and flowers using Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge. Trim the wires and threads and adhere to the left side of the card as shown over the leaves.
Stamp the poinsettia images from the HCPC-3881 Christmas Poinsettia & Holly Stamp set in Vermillion ink on Deluxe Flower Shaping paper. Colour the centres with Vermillion ink and die cut with the coordinating dies. Assemble with two of the same size and add Frosting Powder using Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge. Pierce the centres and add red bead stamens. Trim the wires and adhere around the roses and over the holly leaves as shown.
Inside card – add a piece of 4 7/8” x 6 7/8” light green patterned paper to the card inside using a piece of heavy cardboard 4 3/4″ x 6 3/4”.
I hope that I have inspired you to get started on your Christmas cards early with this stunning Snowy Pines Collection.
Ka Kite Anu