Thinking of You with Marianne Designs and Heartfelt Creations

Kia Ora Koutou

Welcome back and today I have another elegant white on white card with some pretty handmade Wild Roses from Heartfelt Creations.

For this card I have layered white card on a 5″ x 7″ base and added the gorgeous Marianne Designs Die LR0236 with the centre die cut out. My Gemini die cutting machine embosses the Marianne Designs dies so beautifully. the flowers are made using the Wild Rose dies from Heartfelt Creations using Dress My Craft Soft Floral Oriental paper. I have used the leaves from the Create a Flower die set from Dress My Craft. The sentiment is from the Best Sentiments stamp set from Altenew.

I hope I have inspired you to create today.

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu


Chic Pink Carnations

Kia Ora and Welcome Back

Here is my second project for the Heartfelt Creations Design Team for this week.  The first one was a lovely trinket box and you can check it out here:

The Camelia Carnation paper collection is just so beautiful that I did not want to really cut into but I had to.  This card has been made with one of the 6″ x 6″ panels and I have decorated the bottom of the card so as to show the beautiful flowers at the top!

Materials Used:

HCDP1-285 Camellia Carnation Paper Collection

HCPC-3806 Small Carnation Stamp

HCD1-7164 Small Carnation Die

HCD1-7160 Banners of Love Die

HCPC-3803 Banners of Love Stamp set

HCD1-7161 Sweetheart Borders Die

HCS1-457-3 Pastel Bead Stamens – Medium

HSC1-459-4 Rock Candy Stamens – Small

TSMP707 Memento Bamboo Leaves ink

TSMP103 Memento Canteloupe ink

TSMP900 Memento Tuxedo Black ink

71026 Colorbox Lime Pastel ink

315945 3D Metallic Stamp Paint – Rose

284095 3D Metallic Stamp Paint – Grass Green

159723 Dries Clear Glue

241659 Dove Blender Pen

HCPP3-452 White Cardstock

HCFS1-465 Art Foam Paper

HCDA2-45 Stack and Store Daubers

PGM15016 Frosting Powder

85-glitter Crystal Ultrafine Transparent Glitter

Hot glue gun, Die cutting machine, Stampin’ Up Wild Wasabi Cardstock, Stazon Pink Cherry ink, Stazon Forest Green ink, Pearls


Cut a piece of white cardstock at 6” x 12” and score at 6” along the long side to make the base card.  Cut a piece of green cardstock 6 ¼” x 6 ¼” and adhere it to the front of the card.  Cut the 6” x 6” patterned panel and adhere to the front of the card.  Cut a strip of white cardstock 3” x 6 ½” and using the straight border die from the HCD1-7161 Sweetheart Borders Die set cut the lace edges on both sides.  Trim to fit the front and adhere to the card as shown.  Cut a piece of green cardstock 6 ¼” x ¾” and adhere over the lace borders in the centre.   Cut a piece of light green patterned paper 6 ¼” x ½” and adhere over the green cardstock.  Add a line of pearls to the centre of this trim.

To make the sentiment stamp the image from the HCPC-3803 Banners of Love Stamp set in Tuxedo Black ink on white cardstock.  Colour the images using a Dove Blender pen and the stack and store daubers using the Canteloupe, Pearlescent Coral, and Bamboo Leaves before die cutting with the coordinating die.  Shape and adhere in the centre over the pearls.

To make the flowers stamp the images from the HCPC-3806 Small Carnation Stamp set in Stazon Cherry Pink on Art Foam paper and die cut with the coordinating die.  Sponge the edges with Rose stamp paint with a damp sponge.  Add Frosting Powder using Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge.  Heat and shape with your fingers.  Adhere the petals together with a hot glue gun and pierce the centre with a piercing tool before inserting the wire stamen.  Trim the end of the wire and seal with hot glue gun before adhering around the sentiment as shown.

To make the leaves stamp the leaf images from the Small Carnation stamp set on Art Foam Paper in Forest Green ink.  Sponge the leaves with Lime Pastel ink and die cut using the coordinating dies.  Sponge the edges with Grass Green stamp paint, heat and shape lightly.  Adhere around the flowers as shown with a hot glue gun.

Mix 2 red rock candy and 1 green wire stamens together at different lengths, trim and adhere around the flowers and sentiment usng the hot glue gun.

Add Crystal glitter to the image at the top of the card with Dries Clear glue.

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu