Birthday Hoot

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Here is my second post for the Heartfelt Creations blog today using the new Art Foam paper.  I have used three different collections making this card today.  The paper and sentiment is from the Classic Petunia collection, the owl and the cage from the Sugar Hollow collection and the flowers are from the Flowering Dogwood collection.  The Flowering Dogwood flowers are so easy to make with the Art Foam paper.

For more tips on creating with the foam paper & stamens, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/Oma6ctVmUD0.

Materials Used:

HCD1-786 Sugar Hollow Bungalow die

HCPC-3718 Sugar Hollow Bungalow stamp

HCPC-3785 Small Classic Petunia stamp

HCPC-3773 Flowering Dogwoods Flower stamp

HCD1-7129 Flowering Dogwood Flower die

HCD1-7156 Eyelet Oval & Basis Small die

HCD1-7157 Eyelet Oval & Basics Large Die

HCDP1-278 Classic Petunia Paper Collection

TSMP501 Memento Lilac Posies ink

TSMP805 Memento Toffee Crunch ink

TSMP802 Peanut Brittle ink

71026 Colorbox Lime Pastel ink

315937 Gold Stamp Paint

HS1-457-1 Pastel Pearl-Small

Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit

HCFS1-465 Art Foam Paper

HCST1-401 Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit

Others – Prismacolour Pencils – 941, 1081, 1083, 1092, 1093, 997, 1017, 912, 1006, 915, Stazon Forest Green ink, Glue Gloss pen

Instructions:

Cut a piece of white cardstock at 8 ½” x 5 ½”, score at 4 ¼” and fold to create a base card of 4 ¼” x 5 ½”.  Cut a piece of patterned paper 4 ¼” x 5 1/2” and adhere to the front of the card at the edges only.  Die cut the oval out of the front of the card using the largest cutting edge of the HCD1-7156 Eyelet Oval & Basis Small die set.  Adhere the patterned oval paper to the inside of the card.  Die cut the eyelet oval frame from the pink patterned paper using the HCD1-7157 Eyelet Oval & Basics Large Die and the largest plain die from the HCD1-7156 Eyelet Oval & Basis Small die set and adhere around the edge of the oval.

Stamp the bird cage from the HCPC-3718 Sugar Hollow Bungalow stamp with Tuxedo Black on white cardstock.  Sponge the main cage with Toffee Crunch ink.  Colour the leaves with the Prismacolour pencils and die cut with the coordinating die.  Using a damp sponge apply the gold stamp paint lightly on the birdcage.  Adhere the birdcage to the oval on the front of the card.

To make the flowering dogwoods stamp the images from the HCPC-3773 Flowering Dogwoods Flower stamp set in Lilac Posies ink on foam paper and die cut using the coordinating die.  Colour the edges lightly with Lilac Posies and the centres with New Sprout ink.  Heat and shape using the flower shaping tools.  Adhere together with the hot glue gun.  Add Crystal Clear to the petals with the glue gloss pen.  Add the stamens to the centres and add to the top of the birdcage and to the bottom left of the birdcage as shown.

To make the leaves stamp the images from the HCPC-3773 Flowering Dogwoods Flower stamp set in Forest Green ink on foam paper and die cut with the coordinating dies. Colour with Lime Pastel ink, heat and shape using the flower shaping kit.  Adhere to the card around the flowers.

To make the owl stamp the image from the HCPC-3718 Sugar Hollow Bungalow stamp set with Tuxedo Black ink on white cardstock.  Sponge the owl with Toffee Crunch and Peanut Brittle inks.  Finish colouring with the Prismacolour pencils.  Shape lightly and adhere to the front of the birdcage as shown.

Stamp the birthday sentiment from the HCPC-3785 Small Classic Petunia stamp set on the pink patterned paper. Trim and dovetail the edge.  Adhere to the card as shown.

Don’t forget to check out the blog on the Heartfelt Creations website for more inspiration from the rest of the Design Team here:

https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/blog/629/debuting-art-foam-paper-and-flower-stamens

I am sure that you will have a lot of fun with the foam and stamens.

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia

Floral Birdcage

Kia Ora and Welcome Back

I am so excited to see that Heartfelt Creations has released foam paper for making flowers and there is such a fabulous range of stamens to choose from to add to the centre of the flowers.  When I saw this gorgeous birdcage from Imagine Iheartfeltcreations.us/…/debuting-art-foam-paper-and-flower-stamensf I knew that I had to make it with these flowers and I was very happy at how it turned out.  Luckily the Christmas Shop had opened just down the road and I was able to get the birds to finish it off.

For more tips on creating with the foam paper & stamens, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/Oma6ctVmUD0.

Materials Used:

HCPC-3752 Classic Rose Stamp

HCD1-7110 Classic Rose die

HCPC-3720 Sunrise Lily stamp

HCD1-787 Sunrise Lily die

HCPC-3656 Delightful Daisies stamp

HCD1-760 Delightful Daisies die

HCPC-3769 Wildwood Florals stamp

HCD1-7125 Wildwood Florals dies

HCPC-3545 Open Leaf stamp

HCD1-736 Classic Leaf die

TSSZ22 Stazon Cherry Pink

TSMP103 Memento Canteloupe ink

TSMP7054 Memento New Sprout ink

71026 Colorbox Lime Pastel ink

TSBL32 Brilliance Pearlescent Coral ink

HCST1-401 Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit

HCS1-459-4 Rock Candy Small

HCS1-459-1 Pastel Pearl Small

HCS1-4593 Pastel Bead Medium

HCFS1-465 Art Foam Paper

HCST1-401 Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit

Others – Hot Glue Gun, Pearls, Voodoo Molly Vintage Paint – Antique White, Imagine If…Bird Cage, Cream Rosette Ribbon, Birds, Stazon Forest Green, Brilliance Blue Sky

Instructions:

Assemble the birdcage as per instructions.  Apply 3 coats of the Voodoo Molly Vintage paint and allow to dry.  Apply pearls around the top and on the middle as shown.  Apply pearls to the centre of the rosette flowers on the ribbon and adhere around the top and bottom as shown using Dries Clear Glue.

To make the leaves stamp the images from the HCPC-3545 Open Leaf stamp set in Stazon Forest Green onto the foam paper and die cut.  Colour with Lime Pastel ink, heat and shape using the flower shaping tools.  Adhere to the birdcage from the top over to the right of the bird cage opening with the hot glue gun.

To make the roses stamp the images from the HCPC-3752 Classic Rose Stamp in Stazon Cherry Pink on the foam paper and die cut with the coordinating die.  Sponge the centres with Canteloupe ink and lightly sponge the outer petals with Pearlescent Coral.  Heat and shape using the flower shaping tools.  Add a stamen from the HCS1-459-3 Pastel Bead Medium set to the centre of the smallest petal and using a hot glue gun make a bud.  Add the next size up petal and adhere with the hot glue gun.  Add more layers of petals to make bigger roses as shown

To make the Lilies stamp the images from the HCPC-3720 Sunrise Lily stamp set on foam paper with Black Cherry ink and die cut with the coordinating dies.  Colour the flowers with Pearlescent Coral, heat and shape by twisting the petals and using the flower shaping tools.  Add the stamens from HCS1-459-4 Rock Candy Small to the centres of the flowers and add the flowers to the birdcage as shown with a hot glue gun.  To make the leaves stamp the leaf image with Forest Green ink and die cut with the coordinating die.  Colour the leaf with Lime Pastel ink, heat and shape using the flower shaping tools.  Add around the flowers with the hot glue glun.

To make the daisy leaves stamp the images from the HCPC-3656 Delightful Daisies stamp set using Forest Green on the foam paper and die cut with the coordinating die.  Colour the leaves with Lime Pastel, heat and shape using the flower shaping tools.  Add to the sides of the doorway of the birdcage using a hot glue gun.

To make the daisies stamp the images from the HCPC-3656 Delightful Daisies stamp set in New Sprout on the foam paper and die cut with the coordinating die.  Heat and shape the flowers using the flower shaping tools.  Add the stamens from the HCS1-459-1 Pastel Pearl Small set and then adhere to the sides of the birdcage with the hot glue gun.

To make the little forget-me-knot flowers stamp the images from the HCPC-3769 Wildwood Florals stamp set in Pearlescent Blue Sky ink on foam paper and die cut with the coordinating die.  Very lightly sponge the edges with the Pearlescent Blue Sky ink, heat and shape using the flower shaping too.  Adhere two flowers together and add a stamen from the HCS1-459-3 Pastel Bead Medium set to the centre.  Trim the stamens and adhere around the base of the birdcage as shown with a hot glue gun.Add the birds as shown with the hot glue gun.

I had a lot of fun with the foam and stamens and I hope that you have fun with them too.

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia

Young at Heart Birthday Card

Kia Ora and Welcome Back

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

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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

Frosted Autumn Roses

Kia Ora and Welcome Back

Time for Inspiration Wednesday from Heartfelt Creations.  I have two cards up today and I will put them on separate posts to be easier to read and follow my instructions.

The first card I am featuring is a card that has a very autumnal/wintery feel to it for those in the northern hemisphere.  The warm fire looks very inviting with the frost around the windows and on the flowers.

I have done these roses before here,  but this time I used different colours and when I frosted them with Rajni Chawla’s Frosting Powder they looked like autumn roses touched with a heavy frost.

 

Materials Used: 

HCPC-3752 Classic Rose stamp

HCD1-7110 Classic Rose die

HCD1-7111 Classic Rose Vines die

HCPC-3753 Classic Rose Vines stamp

HCPC-3794 Window Frame Stamp

HCD1-7148 Window Frame die

HCD1-750 Window Box Elements Die

HCPC-3758 Encourage You stamp

TSMP900 Memento Tuxedo Black

TSMP103 Memento Canteloupe

TSBL63 Brilliance Pearlescent Poppy

TSMP301 Memento Rhubarb Stalk

TSMP801 Memento Potter’s Clay

HCDA2-450 Stack and Store Daubers

PGM15016 Frosting Powder

GBKK811B1 Clear cardstock

CHST1-401 Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit

159723 Art Glitter Dries Clear Glue

Other – Spellbinders Fancy Lattice die, Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers, Bristol Smooth cardstock

Instructions

  1. cut a piece of white cardstock at 6” x 12”, score and crease at 6” along the long side to make a base card of 6” x 6”.  Cut a piece of patterned paper 6” x 6” and adhere to the front of the card.
  2. 2. Die cut the lattice out of the Lattice die and sponge with Rhubarb Stalk and Potter’s Clay ink and adhere to the left of the card.
  3. Stamp the image from the HCPC-3796 Winter’s Eve stamp set in Stazon Black on Bristol Smooth cardstock.  Colour the image with the Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and trim to 3 ½” x 2 ½”.
  4. Stamp the window using image from the HCPC-3794 Window Frame Stamp using Tuxedo Black ink on white cardstock and die cut using the coordinating die.  Sponge the window with a combination of Rhubarb Stalk and Potter’s Clay and inks.   Cut a piece of clear cardstock 3 ½” x 2 ½” and adhere behind the window. Adhere the window to the coloured image.  Add the frosted look to the window using Dries Clear glue and Frosting Powder.  Adhere to the card front as shown.
  5. Cut the decorative die from the HCD1-750 Window Box Elements Die in white cardstock and sponge with Rhubarb Stalk and Potter’s Clay and adhere to the top of the window.
  6. Stamp the leaves from the HCPC-3753 Classic Rose Vines stamp using Tuxedo Black on white cardstock.  Sponge with Bamboo Leaves and Rhubarb Stalk and die cut using the coordinating die.  Shape using the Deluxe Flower Shaping kit and adhere up the lattice and around the window as shown.
  7. To make the roses stamp the images from the HCPC-3752 Classic Rose stamp in Pearlescent Poppy on white cardstock.  Sponge the centres with Canteloupe ink and die cut using the coordinating dies.  Sponge the outside of the petals with the Poppy ink and shape using the Deluxe Flower Shaping kit.  Instead of turning the petals over to shape in the centre keep the flowers in a ball.  Roll the smallest petals up and close with Dries Clear Glue.  Add the next size petal set and adhere over the bud.  Continue to add the larger sizes to make the roses in different sizes.  Add Frosting Powder to the flowers using Dries Clear Glue and heat for a frosted look.
  8. Stamp the sentiment from the HCPC-3758 Encourage You stamp in Tuxedo Black on coordinating paper from the Classic Rose Collection and trim.  Sponge the edges with the Pearlescent Poppy ink and adhere to the top of the card as shown.

For further inspiration – and a sneak peak at the Young At Heart collection due to be released – don’t forget to check out the Heartfelt Creation Blog here: https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/blog/625/fun-new-inspiration-and-a-young-at-heart-sneak-peek

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia

 

Beary Fun Retreat 6″ x 6″ Shadow Box

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Here is the second of the cards I have made that is on the Heartfelt Creations blog today and this time it is another shadow box card using the gorgeous Beary Fun Retreat collection.  This collection is perfect for making cards that tell a story and these cute bears are having a little picnic in the woods.

Materials Used:

HCDP1-Beary Fun Retreat Paper Collection

HCD1-751 Beary Fun Retreat Die

HCD1- Happy Time Treehouse Die

HCD1-7153 Sunflower Accents Die

HCPC-3797 Beary Fun Retreat Stamp set

HCPC-3798 Happy Times Treehouse Stamp set

HCPC-3799 Sunflower Accents Stamp set

HCD1-7122 Woodsy Landscape Die

HCD1-7123 Woodsy Wonderland Die

HCPC-3767 Woodsy Wonderland Stamp set

HCPC-3766 Woodsy Treescape Stamp set

HCD1-753 Classic Sunflower Die

HCPC-3626 Classic Sunflower Stamp set

HCCF1-445-3 Fold Out Cards 6 x 6 Kraft Shadow Box

TSMP900 Memento Tuxedo Black

TSMP201 Memento Morocco

TSMP200 Memento Tangelo

TSMP805 Memento Toffee Crunch

TSMP103Memento Canteloupe

TSMP707 Memento Bamboo Leaves

TSMP301Memento Rhubarb Stalk

TSMP604 Memento Summer Sky

TSMP801 Memento Potter’s Clay

TSMP808 Memento Espresso Truffle

TSMP800 Memento Rich Cocoa

71079 Colorbox Butter

HCDA2-450 Store and Stack Daubers

HCST1-401 Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit

ANC829 Prills Espress-O Yourself

241159 Dove Blender Pen

159723 Art Glitter Dries Clear Glue

Other – white cardstock, Stamp Positioner

Instructi0ns:

  1. Assemble the 6” x 6” shadow box.  Trim apiece of patterned 6’ x 6” panel.  Use a stamp positioner to stamp the sentiment in Tuxedo Black ink and then adhere the panel to the back of the box card.
  2. To make the trees stamp the images from the HCPC-3766 Woodsy Treescape Stamp set with Tuxedo Black on white cardstock.  Sponge the leaves with combination of Canteloupe, Bamboo Leaves, Tangelo, and Morocco inks using the sponge daubers. Use the Dove Blender pen to colour the trunk of the large tree with Flannel Grey ink, and the smaller trees with Espresso Truffle ink.  Shape the trees with the Deluxe Flower Shaping kit and adhere to the back of the card.  Stamp the leaves from the HCPC-3766 Woodsy Treescape Stamp set with Tuxedo Black ink on white cardstock and sponge with a combination of Canteloupe, Bamboo Leaves and Morocco inks before die cutting with the coordinating die.  Place the large tree on the front left of the shadow box.  Place the trees in the centre of the card as shown.  Shape and adhere the leaves to the top left corner and on the tree trunk as shown.
  3. Stamp the bears from the HCPC-3797 Beary Fun Retreat Stamp set with Tuxedo Black ink on white cardstock.  Colour in with Butter, Potter’s Clay, Rich Cocoa, Summer Sky and Canteloupe inks with the daubers and die cut using the coordinating dies.  Shape and adhere to the card centre as shown.
  4. Stamp the flowers HCPC-3767 Woodsy Wonderland Stamp set in Tuxedo Black ink on white cardstock and die cut using the coordinating die. Colour the lavender with Sweet Plum ink, the daisies with Morocco, Rhubarb Stalk and Bamboo Leaves inks and the other flowers with Canteloupe and Bamboo Leaves ink with the Dove Blender pen.  Shape lightly, cut apart and adhere around the bears as shown.
  5. Stamp the tree trunk from the HCPC-3767 Woodsy Wonderland Stamp set in Tuxedo Black on white cardstock.  Sponge with Toffee Crunch ink and Bamboo Leaves ink before die cutting with the coordinating die.  Shape and place on the front of the card.
  6. Stamp the treehouse image from the HCPC-3798 Happy Times Treehouse Stamp set with Tuxedo Black and colour in with a combination of Bamboo Leaves, Potters Clay, Canteloupe, Sunmer Sky inks with sponge daubers.  Die cut with the coordinating die and adhere to the left front of the card in front of the tree trunks as shown.
  7. To make the small sunflowers stamp the images from the HCPC-3799 Sunflower Accents Stamp set with Bamboo Leaves ink on the leaves and Morocco ink on the flowers.  Sponge the leaves with Bamboo Leaves ink and the flower heads with Tangelo ink and die cut with the coordinating dies.  Adhere up the right side as show and on the left of the treehouse.
  8. To make the sunflowers stamp the images from the HCPC-3626 Classic Sunflower Stamp set in Morocco ink and using the daubers colour in with the Canteloupe ink before die cutting with the coordinating die.  Sponge the edges with Morocco ink and shape with flower shaping kit.  Assemble with dries clear glue and add the Espress-O Yourself Prills to the centre.  Adhere the small flowers to the sunflower stems and the larger sunflowers on the top right corner of the card.
  9. To make the leaves on the front stamp the images from the HCPC-3799 Sunflower Accents Stamp set using Tuxedo Black ink on white cardstock.  Sponge the leaves with Canteloupe, Bamboo Leaves and Morocco inks and die cut with the coordinating dies.  Shape with the flower shaping kit and adhere around the front of the card as shown.

Have a good week and Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia