Young at Heart Birthday Card

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It is Inspiration Wednesday again at Heartfelt Creations and this week I am featuring another card featuring the fabulous retro themed Young at Heart Collection.  This collection can be used for both masculine and feminine cards and today is a more feminine card featuring flowers and birds.

Materials Used:
HCDP-283 Young at Heart Paper Collection
HCD1-7158 Young at Heart die
HCPC-3800 Young at Heart Stamp set
HCSD1-2913 Wildwood Bird Haven
HCPC-3769 Wildwood Floral stamp set
HCD1–7125 Wildwood Floral die
HCD1-7128 Wildwood Cottage Accents die
HCPC-37772 Wildwood Cottage Accents stamp set
HCPC-3768 Woodsy Critters stamp set
HCD1-7124 Woodsy Critters die
HCD1-7156 Eyelet Oval & Small Basics Oval
HCD1-7119 Classic Border Basics
HCD1-7118 Delicate Border Basics
TSMP709 Memento Northern Pine
tSMP900 Memento Tuxedo Black
TSMP103Memento Canteloupe
TTSMP707 Memento Bamboo Leaves
TSMP604 Memento Summer Sky
71015 Colorbox Rouge
TSSZ31 Stazon Jet Black ink

Others – Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers 045, 041,Heart of Gold Prills, Spellbinders Decorated Birthday die, SU Wild Wasabi Cardstock, Bristol Smooth Card, Memento Flannel Grey

Instructions – Cut the base card using the Spellbinders Decorated Birthday die out of the green cardstock. Cut 1 piece of patterned paper 1” x 4”, sponge the edges with Canteloupe ink and adhere to the bottom of the card. Cut two pieces of patterned paper 1” x 1”, sponge the edges with Canteloupe ink and adhere to the side. Cut two pieces of patterned paper 1” x 3”, sponge the edges with Canteloupe ink and adhere along the long sides of the side step.

Cut 2 pieces of green cardstock 4” x 5 ½” and using the leaf edge die from the Elegant Border Basics die set cut the edge of the card. Adhere the two pieces together. Cut a piece of patterned paper 4” x 5 ½” and using the edge die from the Classic Borders Basic die set cut the edge to fit the green card. Trim to fit, sponge the edges with Canteloupe ink and adhere to the green card. Adhere to the card base with Dries Clear Glue.

Cut a piece of panel paper featuring the arch and penny farthing from the paper collection. Die cut the oval with the die from the HCD1-7156 Eyelet Oval & Small Basics Oval. Sponge the edges of the frame with Canteloupe ink and adhere to the front of the green card with foam strips as shown. Adhere the oval inner to the centre of the card with Dries Clear Glue. Die cut the eyelet frame out using the HCD1-7156 Eyelet Oval & Small Basics Oval outer eyelet die and the next size die and adhere to the edge of the oval.

Stamp the fence from the HCPC-37772 Wildwood Cottage Accents stamp set
in Tuxedo Black ink on white cardstock and die cut using the coordinating die. Sponge lightly with Flannel Grey ink and trim and place on both the back steps of the card

Stamp the bird and flower image from the Wildwood HCSD1-2913 Wildwood Bird Haven
Stamp set in Tuxedo Black ink on white cardstock. Using the sponge daubers colour the bird in Summer Sky and Canteloupe inks, the flowers with Rouge ink and the leaves with Bamboo Leaves. Die cut using the coordinating die, shape and adhere to the right front of the oval as shown.

Stamp the flowers and leaves sprays from HCPC-3769 Wildwood Floral stamp set in Tuxedo Black on white cardstock. Sponge the flowers with Rouge ink and the leaves with Bamboo Leaves before die cutting with the coordinating die. Shape the flowers and leaves and adhere to the front of card and on the fences on the back steps.

To make the extra flowers stamp the small flowers from the HCPC-3769 Wildwood Floral stamp set in Tuxedo Black ink on white cardstock. Sponge with Canteloupe ink and Rouge ink and die cut with the coordinating die. Shape the flowers and adhere to the sprays of leaves and flowers as shown.

Stamp the grass images from the HCPC-37772 Wildwood Cottage Accents stamp set in Northern Pine ink on white cardstock, sponge with Bamboo Leaves and die cut using the coordinating die. Add to the front of the card and adhere the yellow flowers as shown.

Stamp the small birds from the HCPC-3768 Woodsy Critters stamp set with Tuxedo Black ink on white cardstock and die cut with the coordinating die. Sponge the top of the birds with Summer Sky ink and the bottoms of the birds with Canteloupe ink. Shape lightly and adhere to the card as shown.

Add Heart of Gold Prills to the centre of the flowers and using the Glue Gloss add Crystal Clear to the flowers.

Stamp the Happy Birthday sentiment from the HCPC-3802 Good Times Sentiment Stamp Set in Stazon Black ink on Bristol Smooth card. Colour with the Zig Clean Brush markers and die cut with the coordinatind die. Add to the card on the top left as shown.

Don’t forget to visit the Heartfelt Creations blog to check out all the other gorgeous projects from the Design Team here: https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/blog/628/new-fun-young-at-heart-inspiration

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia

Young at Heart Z fold card

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This is my second project for the Heartfelt Creations Young at Heart release today.   The images are so fabulous and make stunning masculine cards – with a few flowers of course.  I love the retro theme of this collection and this z-fold card reminds me of going for trips to the country with lots of forests and birds and old planes and cars.  For more inspiration please check out the Heartfelt Creations blog here: https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/blog/627/debuting-the-young-at-heart-collection

 

HCDP-283 Young at Heart Paper Collection
HCD1-7159 Simply Classic Die
HCPC-3801 Simply Classic Stamp Set
HCD1-7158 Young at Heart die
HCPC-3800 Young at Heart Stamp set
HCPC-3802 Good Times Sentiment Stamp Set
HCPC-3769 Wildwood Floral stamp set
HCD1–7125 Wildwood Floral die
HCPC-3766 Woodsy Treescape stamp set
HCD1-7122 Woodsy Landscape die
HCPC-3768 Woodsy Critters stamp set
HCD1-7124 Woodsy Critters die
HCD1-7108 Snow Kissed Flakes and Tag die
HCD1-745 Luggage and tags die
HCD1-7119 Classic Border Basics die
TSSZ31 Stazon Jet Black ink
HCPP3-452 White Cardstock
HCPP1-438-1 Black Cardstock
241159 Dove Blender Pen

Others – Prills Heart of Gold, Bristol Smooth cardstock, Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers 050, 052,023, 041,092,033

Instructions – Cut a piece of black cardstock 12” x 6”, score at 6” and 9” to create the z-fold.
Cut a piece of patterned paper 5 14/16” x 5 14/16” and adhere to the back of the card. Cut two pieces of patterned paper 2 14/16” x 5 14/16” and adhere to the front panel and the centre panel. Cut another piece of black cardstock 3” x 6” and score at 3” and 6” to create the front z-fold. Cut a piece of patterned paper 6” x 12”. Line up the paper with the cardstock, fold in half and die cut the edge on an angle using the cutting edge from the HCD1-7119 Classic Border Basics die. Die cut the eyelet edge from the HCD1-7119 Classic Border Basics die from black cardstock and adhere to the top edge of the of the shaped edge and adhere the patterned paper to the black cardstock. Adhere the front z-fold to the back z-fold but only adhering the edges on the left side to create a pocket.

To create the forest cut 3 pieces of black cardstock 1” x 3 ½”. Score ¼” from the edge of each side. Adhere the strips to the centre of the card between the front z and the back z. Stamp the tree images from the HCPC-3766 Woodsy Treescape stamp set in Tuxedo Black ink on white cardstock. Colour the leaves with a combination of New Sprout and Bamboo Leaves. Colour the trunks with Toffee Crunch with the Dove Blender pen. Die cut with the coordinating dies. Shape and adhere along the strips and on the back of the card as shown.

Stamp the truck, bi-plane and the sentiments from HCPC-3801 Simply Classic Stamp Set and the HCPC-3800 Young at Heart Stamp set with Stazon Black ink on Bristol Smooth Cardstock. Colour in with Zig Clean Brush Colour markers. The Best Wishes flag and the bi-plane was coloured the same colours and the truck and Happy Birthday sentiment colour in the same. Die cut using the coordinating dies and adhere to the card as shown. For the flag above the truck die cut another two flags out of scrap white cardstock and adhere together with the coloured image on top for extra strength and adhere to the truck.

Stamp the leaf images from the HCPC-3802 Good Times Sentiment Stamp set in Tuxedo Black ink on white cardstock. Sponge the leaves with Bamboo Leaves and New Sprout inks and die cut with the coordinating die. Shape using the Deluxe Flower Shaping kit and adhere to the truck, around the Happy Birthday sentiment and on the large trees.

To make the yellow flowers stamp the flowers from the HCPC-3769 Wildwood Floral stamp set with Tangelo ink on white cardstock. Sponge the images with Canteloupe ink before die cutting with the coordinating die. Shape using the Deluxe Flower Shaping kit and adhere to the card as shown. To make the pink flowers stamp the images from the HCPC-3769 Wildwood Floral stamp set with Tuxedo Black ink and sponge the images with Coral Rose ink before die cutting with the coordinating die. Shape using the Deluxe Flower Shaping kit and adhere to the card as shown.

Stamp the small birds from the HCPC-3768 Woodsy Critters stamp set with Tuxedo Black ink on white cardstock and die cut with the coordinating die. Sponge the top of the birds with Summer Sky ink and the bottoms of the birds with Canteloupe ink. Shape lightly and adhere to the leaves on the trees as shown.

To make the tag die cut the tag from the HCD1-7108 Snow Kissed Flakes and Tag die
in black cardstock. Stamp the sentiment from the HCPC-3802 Good Times Sentiment Stamp Set in Tuxedo Black ink on patterned paper. Die cut the tag using the HCD1-745 Luggage and tags die and adhere to the larger black tag. Adhere a small black grosgrain ribbon with a staple and put into the pocket on the left side.

Happy Crafting

Patricia

Young at Heart Bi-Plane

Kia Ora and Welcome Back

Today sees the launch of the gorgeous Young at Heart Collection from Heartfelt Creations.

Hit the open road with the new Young at Heart Collection by Heartfelt Creations! Retro in style, this fun and playful transportation themed assembling of designer papers, cling stamp sets and coordinating dies will have you reminiscing and reliving past road trips with family, taking in a flick at the local drive in, sitting at the late night hamburger joint with friends in your classic automobile, or soaring the open skies in a vintage airplane! The classic style paper collection is filled with far out transportation graphics from an era in time where life was carefree and the journey was wherever the open road would take you! Diamond checkered patterns, retro themed signs, beach scenes and late night diner script mixed with vintage vehicle graphics are enveloped in a groovy color palette of bright stoplight reds, yellows, and greens, with a hint of electric pinks, flashy teals and glowing orange tones. Two sets of nifty cling stamp sets with coordinating dies reveal high wheeled bicycles, old fashioned airplanes, classic coupes, vintage pick-up trucks as well as several nostalgic banners and signs! A third fun filled cling stamp set flaunts hip and amusing sentiments sporting 50’s era style script perfect for completing the styling of days gone by on all of your retro themed creations! So grab your main squeeze, make sure you’re the first one to call shotgun and travel along with us as we cruise back in time where we will always be forever young! Warning: use of this collection may cause feelings of youthfulness, feeling carefree or a desire for adventure!

For more inspiration for this collection please visit the Heartfelt Creation site and check out the rest of the Design Team creations here: https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/blog/627/debuting-the-young-at-heart-collection

This is the first of my projects today for the launch of this fabulous collection.  I have used a fabulous bi-plane kit from Imagine If  and covered it with the gorgeous papers.   

HCDP-283 Young at Heart Paper Collection
HCD1-7159 Simply Classic Die
HCPC-3801 Simply Classic Stamp Set
HCPC-3802 Good Times Sentiment Stamp Set
HCDA2-450Stack and Store Daubers
TSMP900 Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
TSMP103 Memento Canteloupe
159723 Art Glitter Dries Clear Glue

Other – Imagine If Bi-Plane kitset, Americana Decoupage Glue, Stamp Positioner, Sanding tools, Pencil, Scissors, Wooden Skewer

Instructions – using your pencil trace around the pieces of the bi-plane onto the patterned papers from the t HCDP-283 Young at Heart Paper Collection and cut out the papers shapes. Adhere the paper shapes onto the pieces of bi-plane with the decoupage glue and let dry. Sand the edges with the sanding tools to tidy the edges. Assemble the bi-plane following the instructions using the Dries Clear Glue.

Stamp the sentiment from the HCPC-3802 Good Times Sentiment Stamp Set using Tuxedo Black ink onto the green patterned paper. Trim the paper into a flag shape and sponge the edges with Canteloupe ink. Roll one edge around the wooden skewer with the Dries Clear glue. Trim the wooden skewer to size and adhere to the bi-plane as shown with Dries Clear Glue.

Stamp the journey sentiment stamp from the HCPC-3801 Simply Classic Stamp Set using Tuxedo Black ink on a piece of light blue patterned paper. Die cut with the coordinating die from the HCD1-7159 Simply Classic Die. Repeat stamping the sentiment onto a piece of light green patterned paper and die cut using the inner die from the coordinating set. Adhere this piece onto the blue stamped image. Adhere the sentiment onto the bi-plane as shown.

I really enjoyed making this aeroplane and I hope this inspires you to do something different.

Have a good week and Happy Crafting.

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia