I like to create cards, scrapbook layouts, mini albums and altered art. I love pretty paper, glitter and coloring with Copics. I have been married to my high school sweetheart for 24 years and we have two daughters. I share my craft creations on my blog at www.candyscreationsblog.blogspot.com .
Other Products: Bazzill Cardstock; Curious Iridescent - Cryogen White; Tim Holtz Distress Ink - Gathered Twigs; Copics BG70, BG72, E31, E33, E40, E43, E44, E47, E70, E71, E74, E81, E84, E87, W00, W1, W3, YG0000, YG01, YG67, YG91, YG93, YG99, G94, G99, R20, V12, Y23, Y26; Art Glitter Ultrafine Transparent Glitter - Flax and Green Brier; Flower Soft - Lilac; May Arts Twine; Button
Instructions: Create a 6" x 6" side folding card out of Bazzill Cardstock. Next cut a 6" x 6" card front from the Farmers Market Paper Collection and using the Cut Mat Create 2A Die, die cut out the center image (discard) and adhere outer card front to the card base with pop dots. Die cut a piece of Cryogen White Paper using the same Cut Mate Create 2A Die and then stamp the vintage jugs image from the Jars and Accents Stamp Set using Tuxedo Black Ink. Also stamp the "Handmade with Love" image from the Jug of Herbs Cling Stamp Set at the top of the die cut. Color images with Copics. With Dries Clear Adhesive add Crystal Glitter and Flax Glitter to the garlic bulb, Green Brier Glitter to the olive leaves and Lilac Flower Soft to the flowers. Adhere colored image onto card base with Dries Clear Adhesive, making sure it shows evenly in the die cut card front opening. Next on Cryogen White Paper with Memento Ink stamp garlic bulb from Jug of Herbs Stamp Set and two olive branches from Jars and Accents Stamp Set and color with Copics. Die cut the olive branches with the coordinating Farmers Market Die and hand detail cut the garlic bulb, add glitter and adhere to card front with pop dots as shown. Die cut a piece of brown Farmers Market paper using the Ornate Gateway Die, add Gathered Twigs Distress Ink and add it above the colored image with Dries Clear Adhesive. Finish by adding twine and button creating a bow to the left side of the card.