A Pretty Feminine Happy Birthday Card

Kia Ora Koutou
Welcome back to another Inspiration Wednesday and today I have a very pretty feminine birthday card with some delicate vellum flowers.
Other Products: Foam tape, Imagine If.. Mannequin chipboard, White Gesso, Jo Sonja Pearl White paint, Pink bow, VersaMark ink, Vellum, Pearl string

For more tips on creating with the Buttons and Blooms collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/WpR2XrSH0U0.For more tips on creating with the flower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.

Instructions: 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. Cut the frame from the HCD2-7191 Intricate Swirls Frame Die in white cardstock and adhere to the front of the card with foam tape. Cut a 6″ x 4″ panel from the paper collection and adhere to the front of the frame. Add pearls to the edge of the paper.

Paint the mannequin with white gesso and then two coats of Pearl White paint. Add Frosting powder to the mannequin with Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge. Adhere the mannequin to the front of the card and finish with a pink bow.

Stamp the rose vine images from the HCPC-3834 Leafy Accents Stamp set in Library Green ink on white cardstock and colour in with Leaf Green and Fern Green inks before die cutting with the coordinating die. Shape using the coordinating mold. Add Crystal Clear glitter to the leaves using Dries Clear glue with a damp sponge. Adhere the leaves around the base of the mannequin and the top right of the card.

Stamp the flower images in VersaMark ink on vellum and emboss with white embossing powder. Colour the images in a combination of Vibrant Fuchsia, Forget-Me-Knot and Buttercup inks before die cutting with the coordinating dies. Shape lightly and add Crystal Clear glitter with Dries Clear glue and a damp sponge. Adhere over the leaves as shown.

Stamp the banner image and the Happy Birthday image from the HCPC-3851 Handstitched Accents Stamp set in Forget-Me-Knot ink on the zig zag patterned paper and die cut with the coordinating die. Nestle the dove tailed edge under the flowers on the top right of the card.

I hope you have a lot of fun with the Buttons and Blooms collection and don’t forget to check out what the rest of the design team have created here: https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/blog/756/new-inspiration-with-the-buttons-and-blooms-collection

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia

Introducing Buttons and Blooms

Kia Ora Koutou

Welcome back and today I am excited with the release of the very beautiful Buttons and Blooms collection from Heartfelt Creations.  I am sharing a card that I have made with the gorgeous flowers and buttons.

For more inspiration from the other design team members please visit the Heartfelt Creations blog here: https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/blog/755/debuting-the-buttons-and-blooms-collection

Beautiful floral fabric, delicate trimmings and charming buttons accompanied by delicate hand-stitch work, and precise patchwork become a most exquisite project in the hands of an experienced seamstress! While sewing may not be a talent gifted to everyone, you can now experience the same stunning results in your paper crafts with the Buttons and Blooms Collection from Heartfelt Creations! An inviting paper collection bound in delightfully vibrant hues of bright blues, happy yellows, pretty pinks and robust reds boast alluring patterns of dainty florals, fun filled polka dots and quilt like patterns which will beckon you to caress them as you would the beautiful bolts of material found in your favorite fabric store! “Applique” cards and scrapbook pages quickly and with ease using the striking yet functional premade card panels designed in varying sizes and patterns! Embellish your handmade creations with a variety of hand-stitched accents found in the gorgeous assembling of cling stamp sets and coordinating dies. Choose from delicately embroidered sentiments, stitched banners, charming patchwork pockets, decorative patches and rick rack trim, all lending that personal handmade touch to your crafty creations! Lastly, “hem” your projects with fetching blossoms that have been skillfully illustrated to give them the appearance of having been cut from patchwork fabric! Designed in three varying sizes, these pleasing posies are ideal for using as flat embellishments, or layered to create wonderful dimensional blooms! So, come along with us…grab your shears, patterned papers and patchwork die cuts and let’s head into the craft room! Bobbins, threads and sewing machines not required!

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Materials Used:

HCD1-7205 Buttons and Blooms Die

HCPC-3859 Buttons and Bloom Stamp

HCD1-7207 Handstitched Accents Die

HCPC-3851 Handstitched Accents Stamp

HCDP1-295 Buttons and Bloom Paper Collection

HCD1-7169 Rain Boots and Blossoms Die

HCPC-3811 Rain Boots and Blossoms Stamp

HCD1-7193 Leafy Accents Die

HCPC-3834 Leafy Accents Stamp

HCFB1-467 Leafy Accents Shaping Mold

HCD1-7144 Decorative Medallion Die

RACP475 Library Green

RACP436 Leaf Green

RACP962 Fern Green

RACP524 Vibrant Fuchsia

RACP632 Buttercup

RACP461 Vermillion

RACP412 Forget-Me-Knot

RACP607 French Ultramarine

RACP494 Majestic Violet

RACP005 Sunflower

ANC804 Heart of Gold Prills

HCST1-401 Deluxe Flower Shaping kit

159725 Dries Clear Glue

Windsor and Newton Artist Quality Watercolour, Schminke Watercolour, Watercolour paper, iCraft 27 g florist wire, Blue Crafter’s Companion Pearlescent card, iCraft Super White cardstock, Foam Dots

Instructions:

Cut a piece of white cardstock 12” x 6”, score at 6” along the long side and fold to create a 6” x 6” card.  Die cut the semi-circular medallion out of the blue pearlescent card and adhere to the left of the top of the card. Cut a piece of blue patterned paper 6”x 6 and adhere to the base card.   Cut a 6” x 6” panel and tear down about 1/3rd as shown to the left of the top.  Distress the edges and adhere to the blue patterned paper.  Roll the edges over and adhere down with Dries Clear glue.

Stamp the rose vine images from the HCPC-3834 Leafy Accents Stamp set in Library Green ink on white cardstock and colour in with Leaf Green and Fern Green inks before die cutting with the coordinating die.  Shape using the coordinating mold and when dry adhere around the opening of the paper and cascading down the card and to the bottom right.

Stamp the leaves from the HCPC-3811 Rain Boots and Blossoms Stamp set in Fern Green ink on white cardstock.  Colour in with Leaf Green ink and die cut with the coordinating die.  Shape lightly and adhere around the rose vine leaves.

Stamp the flower images from the HCPC-3859 Buttons and Bloom Stamp set on the Super White cardstock in a variety of colours – Vibrant Pink, Forget-Me-Knot, and Buttercup.  Colour the pink flowers lightly with Vibrant Fuchsia, blue flowers with French Ultramarine and the yellow flowers with Buttercup inks and die cut with the coordinating dies.  Colour the blue flowers on the edges with Majestic Violet inks.  Shape with the Deluxe Flower Shaping kit and add Crystal Clear glitter with Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge and then adhere over the leaves as shown.

Stamp the button images from the HCPC-3859 Buttons and Bloom Stamp set on white cardstock in a variety of colours – Vibrant Pink, Forget-Me-Knot, and Buttercup, and Vermillion.  Colour the pink buttons lightly with Vibrant Fuchsia, blue buttons with French Ultramarine and the yellow buttons with Buttercup ink and the red buttons with Vermillion inks and die cut with the coordinating dies.  Adhere the buttons to the centres of the flowers and on the card around the flowers as shown.

Wind the florist wire around a small paintbrush and trim to adhere around the flowers with Dries Clear glue.

Stamp the sentiment from the HCPC-3851 Handstitched Accents Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour paper.  Watercolour the image and die cut with the coordinating die.  Adhere to the card using foam dots.

This is such a fun collection and another must have for your craft collection.

Happy Crafting.

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia

A Box of Hersheys

Kia Ora Koutou

Welcome Back and today I have a clear plastic pillow box featuring the gorgeous Oakberry Lane collection from Heartfelt Creations.

Materials Used:

HCPC-3842 Oakberry Lane Blossoms Stamp set

HCD1-7200 Oakberry Blossoms Die

HCFB1-469 3D Blossoms Shaping Mold

HCPC-3840 Oakberry Cottage & Sentiments Stamp set

HCD1-7190 Oakberry Cottage Die

HCP1-294 Oakberry Lane Paper Collection

HCD1-7202 Album Tags and Accents Die

RACP962 Ranger Archival Fern Green ink

RACP436 Ranger Archival Leaf Green ink

RACP475 Ranger Archival Library Green ink

RACP638 Ranger Archival Rose Madder ink

RACP663 Ranger Archival Tea Rose ink

RACP005 Ranger Archival Sunflower ink

RACP531 Vivid Chartreuse ink

RACP494 Ranger Archival Majestic Violet

RACP451 Ranger Archival Coffee ink

ANC804 Heart of Gold Prills

PGM15015 Crystal Clear

ANC814 Prills – Lettuce Entertain You

159723 Dries Clear Glue

Clear plastic pillow box, Hershey’s Chocolates, iCraft Flower Shaping Cardstock

Instructions:

Cut a piece of purple patterned paper 12” x 5” and using the lace edge die from the HCD1-7202 Album Tags and Accents Die set cut a lace edge on both edges of the paper.  Cut a piece of patterned paper 12” x 3” and adhere to the centre of the purple patterned paper.  Adhere around the pillow box.

Stamp the leaves from the HCPC-3842 Oakberry Lane Blossoms stamp set in Library Green ink on flower shaping cardstock, colour in with Fern Green, Leaf Green inks and Rose Madder inks before die cutting with the coordinating die.  Shape using the coordinating mold and assemble when dry and add Crystal Clear glitter with Dries Clear glue.  Adhere on the band and the front of the card base as shown.

Stamp the flowers from the HCPC-3842 Oakberry Lane Blossoms stamp set in Majestic Violet and Rose Madder inks on white flower making cardstock and die cut with the coordinating dies.  Sponge the outer edges of the purple flowers with Majestic Violet ink and the middle of the flowers with Vivid Chartreuse ink and the pink flower edge with Rose Madder ink and the centres with Sunflower ink and shape using the coordinating mold.  Assemble when dry and add Crystal Clear glitter to the flowers and the Lettuce Entertain You Prills to the centres of the purple flowers and Heart of Gold prills to the centres of the pink flowers.  Adhere the flowers to the leaves as shown.

Stamp the acorns from the HCPC-3840 Oakberry Cottage & Sentiments Stamp set in Coffee ink on white cardstock and colour with Coffee ink.  Die cut with the coordinating die, shape and adhere among the leaves and flowers as shown.

Die cut the small tag from the HCD1-7202 Album Tags and Accents Die set from the patterned paper and nestle it among the flowers.

I really love these gorgeous Oakberry Lane flowers and they will be one of my go to flowers now.  Please check out the rest of the amazing designs from the Design Team here: https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/blog/754/elegant-inspiration-a-buttons-and-blooms-sneak-peek

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia

A New Release – Part 2

Kia Ora Koutou

Welcome back to part 2 of the special release of new stamps and dies.

Materials Used:

HCPC-3842 Oakberry Lane Blossoms

HCD1-7200 Oakberry Lane Blossoms die

HCPC-3830 Furry-Tailed Frolics stamp

HCD1-7197 Furry-Tailed Frolics die

HCFB1-469 3D Blossoms Shaping Mold

HCP1-294 Oakberry Lane Paper Collection

HCD1-7119 Classic Border Basics

HCD1-7201 Ticket and Tags Die

HCD1-7202 Album Tags and Accents Die

HCD1-7203 Ornamental Tags Die

HCPC-3843 Special Birthday Sentiments Stamp set

HCPC-3845 Just For You Sentiments Stamp set

RACP962 Ranger Archival Fern Green ink

RACP436 Ranger Archival Leaf Green ink

RACP475 Ranger Archival Library Green ink

RACP638 Ranger Archival Rose Madder ink

RACP663 Ranger Archival Tea Rose ink

RACP005 Ranger Archival Sunflower ink

RACP531 Ranger Archival Vivid Chartreuse ink

RACP494 Ranger Archival Majestic Violet

RACP505 Ranger Archival Sepia

TSMP900 Memento Tuxedo Black ink

ANC804 Heart of Gold Prills

PGM15015 Crystal Clear

ANC814 Prills – Lettuce Entertain You

159723 Dries Clear Glue

HCPP3-452 White cardstock

American Crafts green cardstock, Green chevron ribbon, Colorbox Bisque ink

Instructions:

Cut a piece of white cardstock at 6” x 12”, score at 3” x 9” and fold to create a gatefold card.  Die cut the edge from the HCD1-7202 Album Tags and Accents Die set in green cardstock and adhere to the inside edges of both.  Cut two pieces of the striped paper 6” x 6” and cut down the centres and adhere to the front and backs of the side folds.

Front – Die cut the large eyelet rectangle from the HCD2-7189 Eyelet Lace Frame die set in green cardstock and adhere to the centre of the card adhering on the left side.  Using the next size down plain die cut the patterned paper and stamp the image from the HCPC-3843 Special Birthday Sentiments Stamp set in Tuxedo Black ink using a stamp positioner and adhere to the front of the rectangle.

Inside – Die cut the outer and inner frames from the HCD1-7203 Ornamental Tags Die set in green cardstock.  Die cut the sentiment out of green cardstock and adhere to the frame.  Die cut two lace corners from HCD1-7202 Album Tags and Accents Die set in green cardstock and adhere to each end of the frame.  Adhere to the back of the card aligning the sentiment to the top edge of the card.  Cut a piece of patterned paper 6” x 5 15/16” inch and adhere to the back of the card.  Cut a piece of coordinating paper 5 15/16” x 4” and die cut the edge using the plain edge die from the HCD1-7119 Classic Border Basics set and then die cut a eyelet edge from the HCD1-7119 Classic Border Basics set from green cardstock and adhere it behind the patterned paper.  Adhere the pocket to the back of the card on the bottom and side edges only.

Die cut the larger tag die from green cardstock and the smaller tags from the patterned paper from the HCD1-7201 Ticket and Tags Die set.  Adhere them together and die cut the small hole protectors from green cardstock and adhere around the holes.  Stamp the sentiments from the HCPC-3845 Just For You Sentiments Stamp set in Tuxedo Black ink and finish with some green grosgrain ribbon.  Place the tags in the pocket.

Belly Band – Cut a strip of green 3” x 12” and using the lace edge die from the HCD1-7202 Album Tags and Accents Die set cut the edges.  Cut a piece of green patterned paper 1 ½” x 12” and adhere around the centre of the green strip.  Cut a piece of striped purple paper 1 ¼” x 12” and adhere to the centre of the band.  Fold around the card leaving enough room to slide up and down the card.  There will be a gap, but this will be covered with the sentiment frame.  Die cut the eyelet label frame from the HCD1-7203 Ornamental Tags Die set in green cardstock and the coordinating label from the patterned paper.  Die cut the inner frame from the frame set in green cardstock and adhere to the label.  Die cut the A Gift For You sentiment from the HCD1-7203 Ornamental Tags Die set In purple paper and adhere to the front of the label.

Stamp the leaves from the HCPC-3842 Oakberry Lane Blossoms stamp set in Library Green ink on flower shaping cardstock, colour in with Fern Green, Leaf Green inks and Rose Madder inks before die cutting with the coordinating die.  Shape using the coordinating mold and assemble when dry and add Crystal Clear glitter with Dries Clear glue.  Adhere on the belly band and the front of the card base as shown.

Stamp the flowers from the HCPC-3842 Oakberry Lane Blossoms stamp set in Majestic Violet and Rose Madder inks on white flower making cardstock and die cut with the coordinating dies.  Sponge the outer edges of the purple flowers with Majestic Violet ink and the middle of the flowers with Vivid Chartreuse ink and the pink flower edge with Rose Madder ink and the centres with Sunflower ink and shape using the coordinating mold.  Assemble when dry and add Crystal Clear glitter to the flowers and the Lettuce Entertain You Prills to the centres of the purple flowers and Heart of Gold prills to the centres of the pink flowers.

Add the pink and purple flowers around the band as shown and nestle the leaves around them.  Stamp the squirrel images from the HCPC-3830 Furry-Tailed Frolics stamp set in Sepia ink on white cardstock.  Colour with Bisque and Sepia ink and die cut with the coordinating dies.  Nestle the squirrel reaching out above the flowers at the bottom right of the belly band.

I think these new stamps and dies are an essential addition to your paper crafting arsenal and I know that I will be using them a lot.

Please check out the other amazing designs from the design team here:  https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/blog/750/debuting-elegant-tags-and-sentiments

Happy crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia

 

A Special Release – Part 1

Kia Ora Koutou

Welcome back and today I am really excited to announce the release of new stamps and dies from Heartfelt Creations.  These are all must have products for cardmaking and paper crafting!

I have two projects for you today.  First up is this clean and simple card featuring some of the beautiful dies along with the Oakberry Lane blossoms.

Materials Used:

HCPC-3842 Oakberry Lane Blossoms stamp

HCD1-7200 Oakberry Lane Blossoms die

HCFB1-469 Oakberry Lane 3D Mold

HCPC-3840 Oakberry Cottage & Sentiments

HCD1-722 Album Tags & Accents die

HCD2-7191 Intricate Swirls Frame die

RACP962 Fern Green ink

RACP436 Leaf Green ink

RACP475 Library Green ink

RACP531 Vivid Chartreuse ink

RACP Ranger Archival Majestic Violet

PGM15015 Crystal Clear

ANC814 Prills – Lettuce Entertain You

159723 Dries Clear Glue

HCPP3-452 White cardstock

Flower shaping cardstock.

Instructions:

Die cut two frames from the HCD2-7191 Intricate Swirls Frame die set in white cardstock.  Score 1” from the top of the long side of one frame and add Dries Clear glue to the top 1” and adhere to the second frame to make a card base.

Die cut four small decorative corner dies out of white cardstock and adhere to each corner.  Die cut the eyelet edge die from white cardstock and adhere to the centre of the card.  Die cut the inner die from white cardstock and stamp the sentiment from the HCPC-3840 Oakberry Cottage & Sentiments set in Tuxedo Black ink and adhere to the base die.  Die cut the outer frame from the HCD2-7191 Intricate Swirls Frame die set in white cardstock and adhere to the card with foam tape.

Stamp the leaves from the HCPC-3842 Oakberry Lane Blossoms stamp set in Library Green ink on flower shaping cardstock, colour in with Fern Green, Leaf Green inks and Majestic Violet inks before die cutting with the coordinating die.  Shape using the coordinating mold and assemble when dry and add Crystal Clear glitter with Dries Clear glue.  Adhere around the sentiment as shown.

Stamp the flowers from the HCPC-3842 Oakberry Lane Blossoms stamp set in Majestic Violet ink on white flower making cardstock and die cut with the coordinating dies.  Sponge the outer edges with Majestic Violet ink and the middle of the flowers with Vivid Chartreuse ink and shape using the coordinating mold.  Assemble when dry and add Crystal Clear glitter to the flowers and the Lettuce Entertain You Prills to the centres.  Fold small petals to create buds and add under the leaves.  Adhere around the leaves.

Please check out my other blog post featuring the new release products.

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia

 

I’m Nuts About You.

Kia Ora Koutou

Welcome back and today I have another card featuring the lovely Oakberry Lane collection from Heartfelt Creations.  I really enjoyed making the flowers with the molds.

Materials Used:

HCPC-3842 Oakberry Lane Blossoms

HCD1-7200 Oakberry Lane Blossoms die

HCPC-3841 Oakberry Lane Antics

HCD1-7199 Oakberry Lane Antics die

HCPC-3840 Oakberry Cottage & Sentiments

HCD1-7190 Oakberry Cottage Die

HCPC-3830 Furry-Tailed Frolics stamp

HCD1-7197 Furry-Tailed Frolics die

HCFB1-469 3D Blossoms Shaping Mold

HCD2-7189 Eyelet Lace Frame die

HCD2-750 Cut Mat Create 1B die

HCP1-294 Oakberry Lane Paper Collection

RACP962 Ranger Archival Fern Green ink

RACP436 Ranger Archival Leaf Green ink

RACP475 Ranger Archival Library Green ink

RACP638 Ranger Archival Rose Madder ink

RACP663 Ranger Archival Tea Rose ink

RACP005 Ranger Archival Sunflower ink

71035 Colorbox Dark Brown ink

TSMP802 Peanut Brittle

159723 Dries Clear Glue

PGM15015 Crystal Clear

PGM15016 Frosting Powder

ANC804 Heart of Gold Prills

Distress Oxide Inks – Frayed Burlap, Wild Honey, Colorbox Bisque

Instructions:

Cut a piece of cream cardstock 10” x 7”, score at 5” and fold to create a base card 5” x 7”.  Cut a piece of patterned paper 5” x 7” and adhere to the front of the card.  Die cut the Eyelet Lace frame from white cardstock and colour with the Frayed Burlap and Wild Honey inks.  Add Frosting Powder to the frame with Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge and adhere the frame to the base card.

Stamp the large flower image from the HCPC-3841 Oakberry Lane Antics stamp set in Rose Madder ink on white cardstock twice.  Colour the images with Sunflower, Rose Madder and Tea Rose inks and die cut with the coordinating die.  Cut the centre of one of the images out with scissors and adhere to the front of the other flower.  Shape and add Heart of Gold Prills to the centre.  Add Crystal Clear to the flowers with Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge and adhere to the front of the card as shown.

Stamp the flowers from the HCPC-3842 Oakberry Lane Blossoms set in Rose Madder ink on flower shaping cardstock.  Colour with Sunflower, Tea Rose and Rose Madder inks and die cut with the coordinating dies.  Shape using the coordinating mold and assemble when dry.  Add Crystal Clear glue to the flowers and Heart of Gold Prills to the centres of the flowers and adhere around the bottom and left of the card as shown.  Fold some of the petals to create buds and place around the larger flowers.

Stamp the leaves from the HCPC-3842 Oakberry Lane Blossoms stamp set in Library Green ink on flower shaping cardstock, colour in with Fern Green, Leaf Green inks and Majestic Violet inks before die cutting with the coordinating die.  Shape using the coordinating mold and assemble when dry and add Crystal Clear glitter with Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge and adhere around the flowers as shown.

Stamp the acorn image from the HCPC-3840 Oakberry Cottage & Sentiments stamp set in Dark Brown ink on white cardstock.  Colour with Coffee ink and die cut with the coordinating die.  Shape and adhere around the leaves.

Stamp the image from HCPC-3840 Oakberry Cottage & Sentiments stamp set in Dark Brown ink on patterned paper and die cut out using the arrow die from the Cut Mat Create 1B die set.  Shape the sentiment with your hands and nestle the left end under the flowers and adhere the right to the right side of the card.

Stamp the squirrel images from the HCPC-3841 Oakberry Lane Antics and HCPC-3830 Furry-Tailed Frolics stamp sets in Sepia ink on white cardstock.  Colour with Bisque and Sepia ink and die cut with the coordinating dies.  Nestle the squirrel reaching out above the flowers at the bottom right and the other squirrel above the sentiment.

There are some amazing projects from the rest of the Design Team here:

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia

Introducing Oakberry Lane

Kia Ora Koutou

Welcome back and I am excited to share with you the new Oakberry Lane collection from Heartfelt Creations.

Come along as we head deep into the woodlands to explore the world of Oakberry Lane…the newest collection from Heartfelt Creations! Filled with delightful illustrations of lively, high spirited and lovable squirrels, this collection is one to capture your heart and creative imagination, and will appeal to both the young and the young at heart! Create irresistible outdoor themed scrapbook layouts preserving those precious moments experienced in the great outdoors, as well as charming handmade greeting cards ready to deliver well wishes and sentimental thoughts to friends and loved ones! Darling illustrations of squirrels at play on teeter totters and tire swings, gathering nuts, and bounding about in beautiful floral gardens with their tails held high, remind us that taking time to play, enjoying the company of others and banding together to make light work of the tasks at hand are important to a well balanced life! A stunning autumn themed color palette of acorn browns, woodland greens, sunset oranges, autumn leaf reds, along with deep plums and dark pinks, lay the foundation for decorative papers displaying delicate lace like patterns, vintage style barn wood patchwork backgrounds, as well as fascinating outdoor garden settings! Create your very own Oakberry Lane scenes with three cute and entertaining cling stamp sets and coordinating dies featuring a substantially sized acorn homestead, an assembling of lovable squirrels at play, and of course Oakberry Lane’s own signature wildflower blossom ready to be stamped, colored and assembled into a realistic 3D floral embellishment to accent all of your Oakberry Lane creations!

I have a shaped easel card using the Oakberry Cottage stamp and die set.

Materials Used:

HCPC-3840 Oakberry Cottage & Sentiments Stamp set

HCD1-7190 Oakberry Cottage Die

HCPC-3839 Furry-Tailed Frolic Stamp set

HCD1-7197 Furry-Tailed Frolic Die

HCPC-3842 Oakberry Lane Blossoms Stamp set

HCD1-7200 Oakberry Blossoms Die

HCFB1-469 3D Blossoms Shaping Mold

HCP1-294 Oakberry Lane Paper Collection

RACP962 Fern Green ink

RACP436 Leaf Green ink

RACP475 Library Green ink

RACP531 Vivid Chartreuse ink

RACP494 Ranger Archival Majestic Violet

RACP505 Ranger Archival Sepia

RACP461 Vermillion

TSMP802 Peanut Brittle

PGM15015 Crystal Clear

ANC814 Prills – Lettuce Entertain You

159723 Dries Clear Glue

HCPP3-452 White cardstock

241159 Dove Blender Pen

Bazzill Smoothie Blush Pink cardstock, Colorbox Bisque

Instructions:

Cut a piece of the pink cardstock 12´x 6”, score at 6” and fold in half.  Place the outer cutting die slightly over the edge of the fold and cut to create a folded card.  Score half way of the top to create the easel card.  Die cut the outer edge of the acorn die from the blush pink cardstock and adhere to the bottom half of the top of the easel card.  Die cut two outer pieces of the acorn out of patterned paper and slightly trimming one at the top adhere to the bottom of the easel.  Adhere the other die cut paper to the top of the card.  Stamp the acorn image from the HCPC-3840 Oakberry Cottage & Sentiments Stamp set in Coffee ink on white cardstock and die cut with the coordinating dies.  Colour the acorn with Coffee ink, the caterpillar with Vivid Chartreuse ink and the butterfly with Majestic Violet ink.  Die cut the windows out and colour with vermillion.  Colour the squirrel with Bisque, Coffee Brown and Sepia ink.  Using a Dove Blender pen colour the pies with Peanut Brittle ink and the apron with Majestic Violet ink.  Adhere the coloured images to the base patterned paper and adhere to the top of the card.

Stamp the squirrel from the HCPC-3839 Furry-Tailed Frolic stamp set holding out the nut in Coffee Brown ink on white cardstock.  Colour in with Bisque, Coffee and Sepia ink, shape lightly and adhere to the right front of the top.

Stamp the leaves from the HCPC-3842 Oakberry Lane Blossoms stamp set in Library Green ink on flower shaping cardstock, colour in with Fern Green, Leaf Green inks and Majestic Violet inks before die cutting with the coordinating die.  Shape using the coordinating mold and assemble when dry and add Crystal Clear glitter with Dries Clear glue and adhere at the top of the acorn and on the bottom of the easel to create a shelf for the top of the easel to sit against.

Stamp the flowers from the HCPC-3842 Oakberry Lane Blossoms stamp set in Majestic Violet ink on white flower making cardstock and die cut with the coordinating dies.  Sponge the outer edges with Majestic Violet ink and the middle of the flowers with Vivid Chartreuse ink and shape using the coordinating mold.  Assemble when dry and add Crystal Clear glitter to the flowers and the Lettuce Entertain You Prills to the centres.  Adhere to the top of the acorn and on the base of the easel over the leaves.

Stamp the acorns from the HCPC-3840 Oakberry Cottage & Sentiments Stamp set in Coffee ink on white cardstock and colour with Coffee ink.  Die cut with the coordinating die, shape and adhere among the leaves and flowers as shown.

This collection is such a lot of fun and there are some amazing designs on the Heartfelt Creations blog here: https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/blog/745/debuting-the-oakberry-lane-collection

Happy Crafting

Ka Kite Anu

Patricia