Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Heartfelt Creations Congratulations Card - Butterfly and Peony's







Welcome!   It's Inspiration Wednesday at Heartfelt Creations.     I don't know about you but I just love butterflies and Spring!  I lived in the East Coast for a couple years and my area had a Butterfly Bush.   I don't know if it is possible to grown them in California but I plan to give it a whirl.   



HCDP1-289, Butterfly Dreams Paper Collection
HCPC-3824, Fluttering Butterfly Cling Stamp Set
HCD1- 7178, Fluttering Butterfly Die
HCPC-3821, Peony Bud and Blossom Cling Stamp Set
HCD1-7175, Peony Bud and Blossom Die
HCPC-3820, Large Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set.
HCPC-7174, Large Sweet Peony Die
HCD1-7173, Small Sweet peony Cling Stamp Set
159723, Designer Dries Clear Adhesive
HCDT1-401, Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit
PGM15015, Rajni Chawla's Crystal Clear Glitter
352854, Glue Tips - Metal
Pin6, Glue Pins
HCDA1-450, Stack and Store Daubers - Pack of 6
172742, Scor-Pal Measuring and Scoring Board
532423-Kit, Sizzix Vagabond 2 with Solo Wafer-Thin Die Adapter
TSMP900, Memento Dye Inkpad - Tuxedo Black
TSMP708, Memento Dye Inkpad- Olive Grove
HCPP2-451, 8.5 x 11 inch cardstock - white



Green cardstock, glue gun, Misti, black cardstock, Copic Alcohol Ink Markers (Flower- Y000, Y00, Y11, Y13, Y15, Y26, Y28, YG03, YG25, YG45,  Butterfly - YR 04, YR07, YR09, YR18, YR20, YR24, YR27, Y00, Y11, Y15,E47, E44, E42, E40, C3, C5, C7), opaque white ink, mounting tape, double sided tape, Antique linen Distress Ink, X-Press It Blending Cardstock.    




Create a 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 inch top folding card base from heavy white cardstock.  Cut a base layer from green cardstock at 5 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches.  Select the designer paper from the Butterfly Dreams Paper Collection and cut at 5 x 5 inches.   Sponge the edges of the designer paper with Olive Green ink.  
Adhere the layers with double sided tape.

Stamp the Butterfly on Copic Alcohol Ink using Memento Tuxedo Black on X-Press It Blending Cardstock.   Stamp the large peony and the buds  from the Peony Bud and Blossom Die using Distress Ink - Antique Linen.  Color the images using Copic Alcohol Ink Markers -   (Flower- Y000, Y00, Y11, Y13, Y15, Y26, Y28, YG03, YG25, YG45,  Butterfly - YR 04, YR07, YR09, YR18, YR20, YR24, YR27, Y00, Y11, Y15, E47, E44, E42, E40,  C3, C5, C7).  Accent the little dots on the edges of the butterfly wings using opaque white ink.   Cut the images with the corresponding die.  Die cut 4 additional butterflies on black cardstock.   Stamp the leaves using the Large Sweet Peony Stamp Set on green cardstock.  Die cut with the corresponding die set.  Sponge the edges using Memento Olive Green ink.  Shape using the Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit.

Adhere the layers of the butterfly with mounting tape  between each layer.  Leave the edges free  of tape and the wings look like they are fluttering.  Using mounting tape, adhere the peony flower and buds as shown in the picture.   Adhere the butterfly. Using Designer Adhesive, glue the leaves under the large peony.

Using the  Butterfly Dreams Paper Collection, find the sentiment and fussy cut. Adhere the sentiment using mounting tape.





Thank you so much for stopping by!   I hope you have a great rest of you week!



















Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Heartfelt Creations - Spring Thank You Card




HCPC-3825, Butterfly Kisses Cling Stamp Set
HCD1- 7179, Butterfly Kisses Die
HCDP1-289, Butterfly Dreams Paper Collection
10 slvr, Gala Glitz - Silver
159723, Designer Dries Clear Adhesive
PGM15015, Rajni Chawla's Crystal Clear Glitter
352854, Glue Tips - Metal
Pin6, Glue Pins
HCDA1-450, Stac and Store Daubers - Pack of 6
172742, Scor_Pal Measuring and Scoring Board
532423-Kit, Sizzix Vagabond 2 with Solo Wafer-Thin Die Adapter
359848, Spellbinders Tool N' One
HCPP2-451, 8.5 x 11 inch cardstock - white
TSMP900, Memento Inkpad - Tuxedo Black
71058, ColorBox Fluid Chalk Inkpad - Guacamole




Purple cardstock, lavender cardstock,  mounting tape, opaque white ink, double sided tape, Copic Alcohol Ink Markers ( V01, V04, V05, V09), X-Press It Blending Cardstock or Copic compatible white paper. 



Cut a 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 inch top folding card from white cardstock.   Cut 5 1/4 x 5 1/4 inch base layer mat from purple cardstock.  Using the Butterfly Kisses Paper Collection, cut a layer at 5 x 5 inches and sponge the edges with  the Guacamole Fluid Chalk Inkpad.   Adhere the layers using double sided tape. 

Stamp the butterfly image from the Butterfly Kisses stamp set using Memento Tuxedo Black ink.  Color the image with the following Copic Markers ( V01, V04, V05, V09).  Cut with the corresponding die.   Cut 4 additional butterflies from purple cardstock.   Bend the wings up on each butterfly layer. Adhere the center of each layer using Designer Dries clear adhesive and allow to dry.     Adhere a small amount of Crystal Clear glitter to one side of the body.   

Cut the large frame from dark purple cardstock and lavender cardstock. Glue the two frames together and allow to dry.  Adhere the frame to the designer paper.   Cut the small lace medallion frame from lavender cardstock. Adhere to the center of the large frame.    Cut a dark purple circle using the Butterfly Kisses die set and glue to the center of the frame.   Adhere the Silver Gala Glitz to the purple circle using Dries Clear Adhesive.


Cut another dark purple and lavender circle and adhere together.   Die cut the sentiment "Thank You" from the same set using purple cardstock.  Mount the sentiment on the lavender circle. Position and adhere the butterfly as shown in the picture as shown.   Pop the sentiment up using mounting tape.     

  



Thank you so much for stopping by.  I hope you check out the new and amazing April Collection at Heartfelt Creations!   


Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Heartfelt Creations - Let's Celebrate Your Special Day




Welcome!   

It's Inspiration Wednesday at Heartfelt Creations.  I used the March Release - Sweet Peony Collection to create this card.  




HCDP-288, Sweet Peony Designer Paper Collection
HCPC-3819, Small Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set
HCD1-7173,  Small Sweet Peony Die
HCD1-7100, Botanic Window Die
HCS1-459-4, Rock Candy Stamens - Small
HCST1-401, Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit
159723, Designer Dries Clear Adhesive,
HCDA1-405, Stack and Store Daubers- Pack of 6
PGM15015, Rajni Chawla's Crystal Clear. 
Memento Dye Inkpad - Olive Grove
71006, ColorBox Fluid Chalk Inkpad - Rose Coral
71026, ColorBox Fluid Chalk Inkpad - Lime Pastel
HCPP2-451, 8.5 x 11 Cardstock - White
173742, Scor-Pal Measuring and Scoring Board
359848, Spellbinders Tool N' One

Sizzix Vagabond 2 with Solo Thin Wafer Adapter




Green cardstock, pearls, twine, glue gun, mini mister, Misti, black foam mat, double sided tape, 1/16 inch paper punch, Ranger Dries Clear Crackle Paint. 



Cut white cardstock at 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches and score at 5 1/2 inches to create a top fold card.   Cut green cardstock at 5 1/4 in. xx 5 1/4 inches.   Cut designer paper from the Sweet Peony Designer Collection at 5 x 5 inches.   Sponge the designer paper with Lime Pastel ColorBox ink.   Adhere the layers using double sided tape. 

Stamp the Small Peony petals on 65# white cardstock.  Die cut with the coordinating die.  Punch a small hole in the center of the petals. Sponge the petals with Rose Coral ColorBox ink.   Stamp the leaves on green cardstock and die cut.   Sponge the leaves with Memento Olive Grove ink.   Gently mist the petals and leaves with water and shape using the Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit.   Insert and glue the stamen in the center of flowers. Apply a small amount of Crackle Paint to the petals and sprinkle with a small amount of glitter. 

Die cut the Botanic Window Die from white cardstock.   Cut an additional window from green cardstock and the  black foam mat for added dimension.   Using the Tool N' One, weed the decorative elements.   Adhere the layers using Dries Clear Adhesive.  Adhere to the card base.  

Apply the pearls to the front of the Botanic Window using Dries Clear Adhesive.  Adhere the leaves and peony flowers using a hot glue gun.   Cut the Celebrate sentiment from the Sweet Peony Designer Paper.   Attach the sentiment along with a twine bow.   










Thursday, March 29, 2018

Easter Card for Someone Special



Hello, my friends !  

I wanted to share my Easter Card I created today.   

Watercolor
Arches 140# Hot Press
Windsor & Newton Watercolor

I am loving watercolor and find it difficult to switch to a card size -  
but it doesn't stop me!   

I hope you have a wonderful day!