Thankful Asters

Kia Ora Koutou

Welcome back to my second post for today and I have another Thank You card for you – this time featuring the wonderful Wild Asters collection. They are so easy to make and the paper collection is just stunning. I have used the very versatile Basics Rectangles dies as a base to add the asters for a quick and easy card.

Products Used:


Wild Aster Cling Stamp SetHCPC-3887
Wild Aster DieHCD1-7257
Wild Aster Paper CollectionHCDP1-2106
Eyelet Rectangle & Basics DieHCD2-7189
Ticket and Tags DieHCD1-7201
Pastel Pearl Stamens-MediumHCS1-457-2
Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper Pack of 50 – WhiteHCPP1-475
Deluxe Flower Shaping KitHCST1-401
Stack and Store Daubers-Pack of 30HCDA2-450
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Vivid ChartreuseRACP531
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Library GreenRACP475
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Tiger LilyRACP670
Memento Dye Ink Pad – Lilac PosiesTSMP501
Memento Dye Ink Pad – Bamboo LeavesTSMP707
Memento Dye Ink Pad – CantaloupeTSMP103
Rajni Chawla’s Crystal ClearPGM15015

Other Products: 

Foam tape, Versamagic Pretty Petunia, Clear glossy gel

For more tips on creating with the Wild Aster Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/1mriCKqh-Ac.

For more tips on creating with the tags & sentiments, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/eAfLuNkRda4.

Instructions: 

Cut a piece of Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper 10” x 7”, score at 5” along the long side and fold to create a base card of 5” x 7”. Using the No. 1 die from the HCD2-7189 Basic Rectangles Die out of silver cardstock and adhere to the front of the card. Die cut the pale lilac paper using the No. 2 die from the HCD2-7189 Basic Rectangles Die set and adhere to the front of the card.

Die cut a piece of silver cardstock using the No. 3 die from the c HCD2-7189 Basic Rectangles Die set and adhere to the front of the card on an angle. Die cut a frame out of patterned paper using the No. 4 and No. 6 die from the HCD2-7189 Basic Rectangles Die Set. Die cut an eyelet frame using the No. 5 eyelet die and the No. 6 die out of silver cardstock and adhere the eyelet frame to the inner edge and then adhere the frame to the silver cardstock with foam tape. Adhere the inner rectangle to the centre of the raised frame.

Stamp the leaf images from the HCPC-3887 Wild Asters Cling Stamp Set in Library Green ink on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper. Colour with Vivid Chartreuse and Bamboo Leaves ink and die cut with the coordinating die. Colour the backs of the leaves with Vivid Chartreuse ink and shape using the Groove Golf tools. Add Crystal Clear glitter using glossy gel and adhere to the top right of the frame.

Stamp the flower images from the HCPC-3887 Wild Asters Cling Stamp Set in Lilac Posies ink on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper.Colour the centres with Tiger Lily and Cantaloupe inks and the outer petals with Pretty Petunia ink and die cut with the coordinating dies. Colour the backs with Pretty Petunia ink and the edges of the petals with Lilac Posies ink. Shape using the Groove Golf tools and assemble with two layers of each size. Pierce a hole in the centres and insert the gold coloured stamens. Add Crystal clear glitter with glossy gel, trim the threads and adhere to the upper right of the frame over the leaves as shown.

Die cut the tag from the patterned paper using the coordinating die from the HCD1-7201 Ticket & Tag Die Set and adhere among the flowers as shown.

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia

2 Comments on “Thankful Asters

  1. The papers in these collections are so beautiful! I love the flowers you chose to make for each of them.

    Evelyn

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