Wilderness Retreat Happy Father’s Day

Kia Ora Koutou

Welcome and today I am very excited to share my card for the release of the amazing Wilderness Retreat collection from Heartfelt Creations.  This collection is perfect for masculine cards and great for those who enjoy colouring and layering stamps.

Products Used:

Designer Dries Clear Adhesive159723
Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers – 36 Pack478455
Frolicking Frosty and Spruce DieHCD1-7107
Arrows and Banner DieHCD1-7204
Create a ‘scape Backcountry DieHCD1-7267
Create a ‘scape Trout Lake DieHCD1-7269
Create a ‘scape Nature DieHCD1-7270
Wilderness Retreat Paper CollectionHCDP1-2108
Snow Kissed Spruce Cling Stamp SetHCPC-3749
Create a ‘scape Backcountry Cling Stamp SetHCPC-3893
Create a ‘scape Trout Lake Cling Stamp SetHCPC-3895
Create a ‘scape Nature Cling Stamp SetHCPC-3896
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Jet BlackRACP468
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Library GreenRACP475

Other Products: 

Reeves watercolour card 300gsm, foam tape, Nuvo Pure Sheen Glitter – Diamond

For more tips on creating with the Wilderness Retreat Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/wJ3oZUANnE8.

Instructions:

Cut a piece of white cardstock 12” x 6”, score at 6” along the long side and fold to create a base card of 6” x 6”.  Cut a 6” x 6” panel from the paper collection and die cut the oval using the largest plain edge die from the HCD1-7157 Eyelet & Ovals Basic – Large Die set from the paper.  Using the outer frame as template adhere the inner oval to the card front.

Stamp two mountain images from the HCPC-3893 Create a’scape Backcountry Stamp set in Jet Black ink on the watercolour card.  Colour in with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers – one with blue/grey tones and the other with green/brown tones and die cut with the coordinating die.  Layer the mountains over the oval in the centre of the card.

Stamp three lake images from the HCPC-3895 Create a’scape Trout Lake Stamp in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut one complete lake image, one lake image and one trout image.  Layer the lake image over the complete image and then add Diamond glitter to the trout before adhering to the lake.  Adhere over the mountain images as shown.

Die cut an eyelet frame out of blue patterned paper using the eyelet and largest plain edge die from the HCD1-7157 Eyelet & Ovals Basic – Large Die set.  Adhere to oval cut from the paper panel.  Adhere this  panel to the front of the card using foam tape.

Stamp two duck images from the HCPC-3896 Create a’scape Nature Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with the images with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and then die cut with the coordinating die – one complete image and one with the front duck.  Adhere the duck to the complete image and then adhere to the front of the card – taking care not to cover the trout in the background image.

Stamp the tree images from the HCPC-3749 Snow Kissed Spruce Stamp in Library Green ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating dies.  Adhere the larger and smaller trees on either side of the oval.

Stamp the hollyhock images from the HCPC-3896 Create a’scape Nature Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die.  Trim and tuck under the right front oval as shown.

Stamp the bulrush image from the HCPC-3895 Create a’scape Trout Lake Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die.  Adhere to the right of the duck image as shown.

Stamp the rocks and grass image from the HCPC-3895 Create a’scape Trout Lake Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die.  Adhere to the front of the card.

Stamp the fox image from the HCPC-3896 Create a’scape Nature Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die.  Adhere to the bottom left of the card.

Stamp the wolf image from the HCPC-3893 Create a’scape Backcountry Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die.  Adhere to the bottom right of the card.

Cut the sentiment from the paper collection and using the second smallest arrow die from the HCD1-7204 Arrows & Banner Die set die cut the dove tail.  Adhere to the top right as shown.

To finish, add Diamond glitter over the painted images and dot over the card.

I hope you have fun with your Wilderness Retreat collection.

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia

Wilderness Retreat Everyday Moments

Kia Ora Koutou

Welcome back to my second post for the release of the gorgeous Wilderness Retreat collection from Heartfelt Creations.

 

Products Used:

 

Other Products: Reeves watercolour card 300gsm, foam tape, Nuvo Pure Sheen Glitter – Diamond

For more tips on creating with the Wilderness Retreat Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/wJ3oZUANnE8.

Instructions:

Cut a piece of white cardstock 12” x 6”, score at 6” along the long side and fold to create a base card of 6” x 6”.  Cut a 6” x 6” panel from the paper collection.  Die cut the centre circle out using the die from the HCD1-7155 Circle Basics – Large Die set. Then cut the outer frame out using a craft knife and a ruler.  Add the outer frame to the card base using two layers of foam tape.  Add the inner frame to the card front using a single layer of foam tape.  Adhere the inner circle to the recess using Dries Clear glue.

Stamp two house and canoe images from the HCPC-3893 Create a’scape Backcountry Stamp in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die – one complete image and one the house, tree and canoe image only.  Adhere the house, tree and canoe to the complete image.  Adhere to the inner recess as shown.

Stamp the tree image from the HCPC-3749 Snow Kissed Spruce Stamp in Library Green ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating dies.  Adhere the small tree in the inner frame on the right of the card.

Stamp the barn image from the HCPC-3894 Create a’scape Wilderness Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die.  Trim the tree from the image and adhere to the left on the inner frame using foam tape.

Stamp the deer images from the HCPC-3894 Create a’scape Wilderness Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die.  Trim and adhere the doe to the outer frame on the left and the buck on the inner frame on the right as shown.

Stamp the tree stump image from the HCPC-3896 Create a’scape Nature Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die.  Adhere to the bottom right of the card in front of the buck.

Stamp the hollyhock images from the HCPC-3896 Create a’scape Nature Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die.  Trim and adhere to the right and left inner and outer frames using a combination of Dries Clear glue and some foam tape.

Stamp two rock and grass images from the HCPC-3895 Create a’scape Trout Lake Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die.  Adhere one image to the bottom of the card with foam tape.  Trim the end of the other image and adhere to the bottom left.

Stamp the eagle, rabbit and squirrel image from the HCPC-3896 Create a’scape Nature Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die.  Adhere the eagle to the top right with foam tape.  Adhere the squirrel on the tree stump and the rabbit to the middle of the card on the inner frame.

Cut the sentiment from the paper collection and adhere to the top of the card as shown.

Add Diamond glitter to the images with Dries Clear glue.

I hope you have a lot of fun with your Wilderness Retreat collection.

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia

A Birthday Sail-Away

Kia Ora Koutou

Welcome back to Inspiration Wednesday and today I am sharing another simple masculine card featuring the Sea Breeze collection from Heartfelt Creations.

Products Used:

Designer Dries Clear Adhesive159723
Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers – 36 Pack478455
Ornamental Tags DieHCD1-7203
Sea Breeze Harbor DieHCD1-7264
A Day at Sea DieHCD1-7266
Eyelet Rectangle & Basics DieHCD2-7189
Sea Breeze Paper CollectionHCDP1-2107
Special Birthday Sentiments Cling Stamp SetHCPC-3843
Sea Breeze Harbor Cling Stamp SetHCPC-3890
A Day at Sea Cling Stamp SetHCPC-3892
Rajni Chawla’s Frosting PowderPGM15016
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Jet BlackRACP468
Ranger Archival Ink Pad – French UltramarineRACP607
Memento Dye Ink Pad – Paris DuskTSMP608

Other Products Used: 

Foam tape, Nuvo Pure Sheen Glitter – Diamond, White Cardstock, Bockingford Watercolour card 300gsm, Creative Expressions – Sky Blue cardstock

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 blue cardstock 5” x 7” and adhere to the front of the card.  Cut a piece of teal coloured paper from the paper collection 4 14/16” x 6 14/16”, sponge the edges with French Ultramarine ink and adhere to the front of the card.

Cut a piece of blue cardstock 4 2/16” x 6 2/16”.  Cut a 4” x 6” panel from the paper collection, sponge the edges with French Ultramarine ink and adhere to the front of the card.  Die cut the small rectangle using the second smallest plain edge die from the HCD2-7189 Eyelet Rectangle & Basics Die set on an angle as shown.  Die cut two frames out of cardstock using the smallest eyelet rectangle and the second smallest plain edge die.  Adhere the two frames together and add Frosting Powder using Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge.  Adhere to the rectangle.  Adhere the outer frame to the card front with foam tape.  Adhere the previous cut inner rectangle to the recessed rectangle.

Stamp the yacht image from the HCPC-3892 A Day at Sea Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Clean colour brush markers and die cut with the coordinating die.  Add Diamond glitter to the sails and the sea and adhere to the base of recessed rectangle.

Stamp the cloud images from the HCPC-3891 Sand & Sunsets Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die.  Add Diamond glitter to the clouds and trim the small cloud from the large cloud before adhering the two small clouds to the card as shown.

Stamp the seagull image on the marker from the HCPC-3890 Sea Breeze Harbour Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.   Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die.  Add Diamond glitter to the grass and seagull and adhere to the bottom card as shown.

Stamp the seagull images from the HCPC-3891 Sand & Sunsets Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die.  Add Diamond glitter to the wings and adhere around the sky inside and outside of the frame as shown.

Stamp the Happy Birthday sentiment in Paris Dusk ink on teal patterned paper and using the plain die from the HCD1-7203 Ornamental Tags Die set die cut the sentiment out.  Sponge the edges with French Ultramarine ink and adhere to blue cardstock and trim to mat the sentiment.  Adhere to the top of the card as shown.

To finish add Diamond glitter to the patterned paper with Dries Clear glue.

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia