Rustic Sunflower Birthday

Kia Ora Koutou

Sunflowers are always so bright and cheerful and herald the start of autumn or fall and I am loving these gorgeous sunflowers from Heartfelt Creations. They are so easy to make and the molds are just amazing! Little shaping is needed with them.

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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”.  Cut a piece of gold cardstock 5” x 7” and adhere to the front of the card.  Cut a piece of pattern paper 4 7/8” x 6 7/8” and adhere to the front of the gold cardstock.  Die cut two frames  using the No. 2 and No. 3 dies from the HCD2-7327 Elegant Swirl Gateway Die set out of gold cardstock and Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper.  Adhere the gold frame over the white frame and adhere to the card front with foam strips. Die cut the inner decorative die out of blue cardstock using the No. 3 and No. 4 dies from the HCD2-7327 Elegant Swirl Gateway Die set and adhere to the centre of the frame.

Stamp two bucket and sunflower images from the HCPC-3963 Rustic Sunflower Can & Freezer Cling Stamp Set in Jet Black ink on Iris cardstock. Colour with Zig Clean Colour Real Brush Markers and die cut one complete image and one the sunflowers only. Adhere the extra sunflowers on the background image with foam dots and adhere to the centre of the frame. Add Silver Lining Prills to the image as shown.

Stamp the leaf images from the HCPC-3962 Rustic Sunflower Cling Stamp Set in Library Green ink on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper. Colour with Leaf Green and Library Green inks and die cut with the coordinating die. Colour the back of the leaves with Leaf Green ink and shape using the coordinating mold. Add Crystal Clear glitter using clear gloss gel medium and adhere to the bottom left of the card as shown.

Stamp the sunflower images from the HCPC-3962 Rustic Sunflower Cling Stamp Set in Tiger Lily ink on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper. Colour the petals with Buttercup ink and the centres with Tiger Lily ink and die cut with the coordinating dies. Colour the backs of the flowers with Buttercup ink and shape using the coordinating mold. Add Crystal Clear glitter to the petals with clear gloss gel medium and gold Gala Glitz to the centre of the flowers. Adhere the flowers over the leaves as shown.

Stamp the ladybug images from the HCPC-3964 Rustic Sunflower Bucket Cling Stamp Set in Vermillion ink on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper. Colour the spots with a fine black pen and the rest of the image with a red Copic pen and die cut with the coordinating die. Add 3D Crystal Lacquer to the body of the ladybugs and then when dry add to the card with foam squares as shown.

Stamp the birthday sentiment from the HCPC-3843 Special Birthday Sentiments Cling Stamp set in Obsidian ink on pattern paper and die cut using the small rectangle die from the HCD1-7203 Ornamental Tags Die. Mat with blue cardstock and add to the top of the frame as shown.

Other Products:

Iris cardstock, foam squares, Creative Expressions Foundation Cardstock – Sky Blue, Copic marker – Lipstick Red R29, Fine Black Artline Pen, Altenew Obisdian Pigment Ink, clear gloss gel medium, Gold Gala Glitz

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Patricia

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