A Sweet Wedding Card

Kia Ora Koutou

Welcome back and today I thought I would share a very sweet card made with some left over flowers I made for the card in my previous post.

I thought this would make a beautiful wedding card for a very special couple.

For a video tutorial on how I have made the flowers please visit my YouTube channel here: https://youtu.be/tKTknrdjFik

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia

Follow Your Heart

Kia Ora Koutou

Welcome back and today I have a card that I have made for Dress My Craft.  This month the focus is on flower making and I am in my element creating gorgeous flowers from the amazing Soft Floral Oriental paper and the various flower dies.

For a video on how I made the flowers and card please visit my YouTube channel here:

I hope that I have showed you how easy it is to make gorgeous flowers for all your projects.

For a list of all the Dress My Craft products I have used please visit my blog post on the Dress My Craft blog here.

Happy Crafting.

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia

Smile with Vellum Hydrangeas

Kia Ora Koutou

Welcome back for Inspiration Wednesday at Heartfelt Creations and I have another 2 blog posts for you.  For my first post I have a card made with gorgeous vellum hydrangeas.

Products Used:
Designer Dries Clear Adhesive159723
Rajni Chawla’s Vellum Flowerite – 10 Sheets18002
Crystal Ultrafine Transparent Glitter 1/2 oz.85-glitter
I Cannot Tell A Lilac PrillsANC822
Album Tags and Accents DieHCD1-7202
Cottage Garden Hydrangea DieHCD1-7278
Fresh Cut Hydrangea DieHCD1-7279
Intricate Swirl Frames DieHCD2-7191
Cottage Garden Paper CollectionHCDP1-2111
3D Hydrangea Shaping MoldHCFB1-489
Cottage Garden Hydrangea Cling Stamp SetHCPC-3900
Fresh Cut Hydrangea Cling Stamp SetHCPC-3901
Pacific Teal Nuvo MousseNU822
Rajni Chawla’s Crystal ClearPGM15015
Rajni Chawla’s Frosting PowderPGM15016
Embossing Tinsel – BridalRPEJ446

Other Products: 

Hero Arts Embossing & watermark ink,CTMH White Daisy ink, Pearls, Nuvo Embellishment Mousse – Lilac Lavender, spray adhesive

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 tags & sentiments, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/eAfLuNkRda4.

For more tips on creating with the Cottage Garden Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/faBoB2s49RI.

 

Cut a piece of white cardstock 10” x 7”, score at 5” along the long side and fold to create a 5” x 7” base card.Cut a piece of blue patterned paper 5” x 7” and adhere to the front of the card. Die cut the outer frame from the HCD2-7191 Intricate Swirls Frame Die set out of white cardstock. Cut a piece of heavy cardstock 4” x 6” and adhere under the frame and then adhere the frame to the front of the card. Cut the 6” x 4” panel from the paper collection and adhere to the front of the frame. Cut the outer frame out of white cardstock and add Frosting Powder with spray adhesive. Adhere to the front of the card with foam tape.

Stamp the large hygdrangea image from the HCPC-3900 Cottage Garden Hydrangea Stamp in White Daisy ink on vellum and heat emboss with Bridal Tinsel glitter. Colour the leaves and stem with Twisted Citron and the flowers with Pacific Teal and Lilac Lavender Mousse on the back of the vellum. Die cut with the coordinating die and adhere to the front of the card with foam tape under the flower head and Art Glitter Dries Clear glue.

Stamp the large hydrangea flower images from the HCPC-3901 Fresh Cut Hydrangea Stamp set in White Daisy ink on vellum. Colour the leaves with Twisted Citron ink and die cut with the coordinating die. Trim the leaves and adhere the leaves to the base of the stem of the large flower.

Stamp the flower images from the HCPC-3900 Cottage Garden Hydrangea Stamp set in Hero Arts embossing ink on vellum and heat emboss with Bridal Tinsel embossing powder. Colour the backs of the flowers with Pacific Teal and Lilac Lavender mousse and die cut with the coordinating dies. Shape using the coordinating mold and adhere to the flower head and at the base of the stem as shown. Add I cannot Tell a Lilac Prills to the centres of the flowers. Add the flowers to the flower head and around the base of the stem.

Die cut the sentiment out of the paper collection using the coordinating die from the HCD1-7202 Album & Tags Die set and adhere to the base of the flower head. Add a pearl to the tag.

To finish, add the pearls to the frame as shown. Add Crystal Ultrafine glitter to the flowers on the paper.

Please look out for my next blog post.

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia

 

Some Calla Lilies With All My Love

Kia Ora Koutou

Happy New Year!

Welcome back to Inspiration Wednesday and today I have another card featuring the very beautiful Calla Lily Collection.

Products Used:
Designer Dries Clear Adhesive159723
Embossing Powder – Gold359760
Arrows and Banner DieHCD1-7204
Calla Lily DieHCD1-7275
Intricate Swirl Frames DieHCD2-7191
Calla Lily Paper CollectionHCDP1-2110
3D Calla Lily Shaping MoldHCFB1-484
Cheerful Note Sentiments Cling Stamp SetHCPC-3848
Calla Lily Cling Stamp SetHCPC-3897
Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper Pack of 50 – WhiteHCPP1-475
Pastel Pollen Stamens – MediumHCS1-485
Deluxe Flower Shaping KitHCST1-401
Rajni Chawla’s Crystal ClearPGM15015
Rajni Chawla’s Frosting PowderPGM15016
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Leaf GreenRACP436
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Library GreenRACP475
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Fern GreenRACP962

Other Products: 

Brilliance Pearlescent ink – Lavender, Creative Expressions Foundation Cardstock – Wisteria, foam tape

For more tips on creating with the Calla Lily Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/VWKPoXjpiug.

Instructions: 

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 patterned paper 5” x 7” and adhere to the card front. Die cut two outer frames using the dies from the HCD1-7191 Intricate Swirls Frames Die set out of Wisteria card. Adhere one frame to the card front and add Crystal Clear glitter to the other frame with Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge. Adhere to the other frame with foam tape. Add Crystal Clear glitter to the inner decorative die and then adhere to the centre of the frame.

Stamp the leaf images from the HCPC-3897 Calla Lily Stamp Set in Library Green ink on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper. Colour with Leaf Green ink and die cut with the coordinating die and sponge the edges with Library Green ink. Shape using the coordinating mold, add Crystal Clear glitter using Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge and adhere to the right front of the card.

Stamp the calla lily images from the HCPC-3897 Calla Lily Stamp Set in Leaf Green and Lavender inks on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper. Colour the tips and ends of the green flowers with Leaf Green ink and the base with Sunflower ink and die cut with the coordinating die. Colour the purple flowers with Lavender and Leaf Green inks and die cut with the coordinating dies. Shape using the coordinating mold and add green stamens. Trim the wire ends and adhere among the leaves.

Stamp the sentiment from the HCPC-3848 Cheerful Note Sentiment Stamp set in Library ink on the patterned paper and die cut out using the 2nd smallest die from the HCD1-7204 Arrows and Banner Die set. Mat with Wisteria cardstock and shape a little and add to the card as shown.

Here is a sneak peak of the new Country Cottage collection being released.

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia

Introducing the Calla Lily Collection from Heartfelt Creations.

Kia Ora Koutou

Welcome back and today I am excited with the debut of the gorgeous Calla Lily collection from Heartfelt Creations.  This is such a beautiful collection and the swan images are just perfect for wedding cards.  I had so much fun colouring these images.

I have two projects today – the first one is an interlocking wedding card in my favourite style – white on white with a pop of card.

Products Used:
Designer Dries Clear Adhesive159723
Rajni Chawla’s Vellum Flowerite – 10 Sheets18002
Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers – 36 Pack478455
Groove Golf Tool SetDMCT4185
6″ x 6″ Interlocking Fold Card – WhiteHCCB1-483
Eyelet Circle & Basics Small DieHCD1-7154
Circle Basics Large DieHCD1-7155
Eyelet Hearts DieHCD1-7162
Album Tags and Accents DieHCD1-7202
Ornamental Tags DieHCD1-7203
Arrows and Banner DieHCD1-7204
Rounded Window Frame DieHCD1-7271
Rounded Lattice Window DieHCD1-7274
Calla Lily DieHCD1-7275
Feathery Swan DieHCD1-7276
Swan Lake DieHCD1-7277
Window Hinges DieHCD1-7285
Calla Lily Paper CollectionHCDP1-2110

Other Products:

iCraft Iris cardstock, Adhesive Spray, Foam Tape, Dress My Craft Sparkling Dust, Distress Oxide inks – Twisted Citron, Lucky Clover, Ribbon, Pearls, Ranger Silver Embossing Powder, Vellum, Couture Creations Swiss Dots Embossing Folder, CTMH White Daisy ink

For more tips on creating with the Calla Lily Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/VWKPoXjpiug.

Instructions:

Click here to view more photos of this project. Front Flaps: Die cut two semi-circles from light weight vellum. Die cut two lattice semi-circles with the eyelet edge from the HCD1-7274 Rounded Lattice Window Die set out of white cardstock. Spray with spray adhesive and add Frosting Powder. Adhere the vellum to the back of the die cuts and adhere to the two side flaps. Die cut four inner and outer hinges from the HCD1-7285 Window Hinges Die set out of white cardstock and adhere together. Add Frosting Powder to the hinges and then adhere to each side at the joins of the decorative die.

Top and Bottom Flaps: Die cut two semi-circles from light weight vellum. Die cut two lattice semi-circles rom the HCD1-7274 Rounded Lattice Window Die set with the eyelet edge out of white cardstock. Spray with spray adhesive and add Frosting Powder. Adhere the vellum to the back of the die cuts and adhere to the two flaps.

Top Flap: Stamp the leaf images from the HCPC-3898 Feathery Swan Cling Stamp Set in Jet Black ink on Iris Cardstock. Colour the images with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating dies. Shape and add Crystal Clear glitter using Dries Clear glue on a dry sponge. Adhere to the upper flap.

Bottom Flap: Stamp two lily sprays from the HCPC-3898 Feathery Swan Cling Stamp set out of Jet Black ink on Iris cardstock. Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating dies. Add Crystal Clear glitter to the flowers, trim and adhere to the right and left bottom of the flap. Stamp the swans from the HCPC-3898 Feathery Swan Cling Stamp Set in Jet Black ink on Iris cardstock. Colour the images with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die. Add Sparkling Dust to the swans and then adhere to the bottom flap over the flowers.

Die cut two semi-circles from light weight vellum. Die cut two lattice semi-circles with the eyelet edge from the HCD1-7274 Rounded Lattice Window Die set out of white cardstock. Spray with spray adhesive and add Frosting Powder. Adhere the vellum to the back of the die cuts and adhere to the two flaps.

Top Flap: Stamp the leaf images from the HCPC-3898 Feathery Swan Cling Stamp Set in Jet Black ink on Iris Cardstock. Colour the images with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating dies. Shape and add Crystal Clear glitter using Dries Clear glue on a dry sponge. Adhere to the upper flap.

Bottom Flap: Stamp two lily sprays from the HCPC-3898 Feathery Swan Cling Stamp set out of Jet Black ink on Iris cardstock. Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating dies. Add Crystal Clear glitter to the flowers, trim and adhere to the right and left bottom of the flap. Stamp the swans from the HCPC-3898 Feathery Swan Cling Stamp Set in Jet Black ink on Iris cardstock. Colour the images with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die. Add Sparkling Dust to the swans and then adhere to the bottom flap over the flowers.

Inside flaps – side: Die cut two semi-circles from light weight vellum. Die cut two lattice semi-circles with the eyelet edge from the HCD1-7274 Rounded Lattice Window Die set out of white cardstock. Spray with spray adhesive and add Frosting Powder. Adhere the vellum to the back of the die cuts and adhere to the two flaps. Stamp the leaf images from the HCPC-3898 Feathery Swan Cling Stamp Set in Jet Black ink on Iris Cardstock. Colour the images with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating dies. Shape and add Crystal Clear glitter using Dries Clear glue on a dry sponge and add to the side flaps.

Inside Flaps – top and bottom: Die cut two semi-circles from light weight vellum. Die cut two lattice semi-circles with the eyelet edge from the HCD1-7274 Rounded Lattice Window Die set out of white cardstock. Spray with spray adhesive and add Frosting Powder. Adhere the vellum to the back of the die cuts and adhere to the two flaps. Stamp the leaf images from the HCPC-3898 Feathery Swan Cling Stamp Set in Jet Black ink on Iris Cardstock. Colour the images with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating dies. Shape and add Crystal Clear glitter using Dries Clear glue on a dry sponge. Adhere to the top and bottom flaps.

Back: Cut a piece of white cardstock 5 15/16” x 5 15/16” and adhere to the back. Die cut 4 corners from the HCD1-7202 Album Tags & Accents Die set out of white cardstock. Add Frosting Powder using Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge and adhere to the four corners. Die cut the outer decorative die from the HCD1-7271 Rounded Window Frame Die set from white cardstock. Add Frosting Powder to the decorative edge with Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge and adhere to the centre of the back. Die cut the eyelet edge die from the HCD1-7154 Eyelet Circles & Basics Die – Small set out of white cardstock and adhere to the centre of the decorative die. Die cut a circle out of white cardstock using the largest die from the HCD1-7155 Circle & Basics Die – Large set and emboss with the Swiss Dots embossing folder before adhering to the centre of the decorative circle.

Stamp the swan image from the HCPC-3899 Swan Lake Cling Stamp Set in Jet Black ink on Iris cardstock. Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die. Add Sparkling Dust to the image with Dries Clear glue on a dry sponge and adhere to the centre of the decorative dies. Stamp the sentiment from the HCPC-3847 Celebrate Love Sentiments Stamp set in Versamark ink on white cardstock. Heat emboss with silver embossing powder and die cut the sentiment out using the long banner die from the HCD1-7204 Arrows & Banners Die set and adhere above the swan.

Front Heart: Cut a piece of wide organza ribbon and adhere to the sides and to the right of the left flap. Die cut the eyelet heart using the largest eyelet heart die from the HCD1-7162 Eyelet Hearts Die set out of white cardstock. Die cut a heart frame out of white cardstock using the largest eyelet heart die and the largest plain edge die from the HCD1-7162 Eyelet Hearts Die set. Add Frosting Powder to the frame using adhesive spray and adhere to the previously cut heart. Die cut another smaller eyelet heart frame out of white cardstock using the second largest eyelet heart die and the largest plain edge die from the HCD1-7162 Eyelet Hearts Die set. Add Frosting Powder using spray adhesive to the frame and then adhere to the bigger heart frame. Adhere to the left front flap and glue the ribbon to the back of the heart.

Stamp the leaf images from the HCPC-3897 Calla Lily Stamp Set in White Daisy ink on vellum and heat emboss with Bridal Tinsel embossing powder. Colour on the back with Twisted Citron, Lucky Clover and Leaf Green inks and die cut with the coordinating dies. Spritz on the back with water and then shape using a golf tool. Adhere to the centre of the heart as shown.

Stamp the lily images from the HCPC-3897 Calla Lily Stamp Set in White Daisy ink on vellum and heat emboss with Bridal Tinsel embossing powder. Colour with Sunflower ink and Pure Platinum mousse on the back and die cut with the coordinating die. Spritz with water and shape using a golf tool. Assemble with the yellow stamen and a hot glue gun. Adhere over the leaves as shown.

Stamp the Best Wishes sentiment from the HCPC-3847 Celebrate Love Sentiments Stamp set in Versamark ink on white cardstock. Heat emboss with silver embossing powder and die cut the sentiment out using the circle die from the HCD1-7203 Ornamental Tags Die. Adhere to the base of the heart and add a pearl. To finish, add pearls to the hinges on the front.

Please be sure to check out my second card.

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia

 

Creating with Romantic Roses By Dress My Craft

Kia Ora Koutou

Welcome back and today I am excited to share with you my latest card and video for Dress My Craft.

For more details on the materials that I have used please visit the Dress My Craft blog here.

Here is my video on how I have made this card:

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia