Friday, October 13, 2017

Beach Umbrella Chipboard

It is hard to believe Summer is over, but it is always great to remember the fun in the sun!  I designed my I Love Summer Card featuring the Beach Umbrella Chipboard Shape from Want2Scrap.  I created this A2 sized card with paper and ephemera from Echo Park.



I painted the Beach Umbrella Chipboard Shape with gesso and then added Silver Viva Decor 3D Stamp Paint to the umbrella's pole and Apricot Viva Decor Ink Gold to the umbrella.  I adhered to the umbrella to the card front with pop dots and using Art Glitter Dries White Glue added Sand Opaque Glitter at the base of the umbrella.



I sponged the edges of the I Love Summer ephemera with Splash ColorBox Chalk Ink and adhered a Red Bling Heart on top of the heart on the design paper.  Finally, in the upper right corner I added a couple Iridescent Rhinestones and an Orange Rhinestone.



I hope you are loving your Summer!





Want2Scrap Products:

Beach Umbrellas - Chipboard Shapes
Bling Hearts - Pink and Red
72 Count - Orange Rhinestones - Self Adhesive
72 Count - Iridescent Rhinestones - Self Adhesive

Other Products:

Echo Park Sweet Summertime 6" x 6" Paper Pad; Echo Park I Love Sunshine Ephemera Die Cut Pieces; Art Glitter - Dries White Glue; ColorBox Chalk Ink - Splash; Jewel Glitter Ritz - Opaque Micro Fine Glitter - Sand; Viva Decor 3D Stamp Paint - Silver; Viva Decor Ink Gold - Apricot; Gesso
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Monday, October 9, 2017

Want2Scrap Chipboard Butterfly Card

Today I am sharing my Summers Forever Card featuring the Butterfly Chipboard ShapeSilver Rhinestone Inspire SwirlsEndless Waves Beautiful Bling Borders and Enamel Dots.  I created this 6" x 6" sized card with paper and ephemera from Echo Park.  I sponged the edges of the ephemera and yellow paper with Scattered Straw Tim Holtz Distress Ink and the design paper with Toffee Crunch Memento Ink.  For some extra sparkle I added Ranger Diamond Stickles to the flowers on the design paper and ephemera. 


Using a craft sponge on the Butterfly Chipboard Shape I added Nuvo Mousse in Peony Pink to the wings and Nuvo Mousse in Cosmic Brown to the butterfly's body/antennas.  It takes about 2 - 3 coats to cover the chipboard completely, but since the Nuvo Mousse basically dries instantly this takes no time at all to achieve the desired results.  I then gently bent the chipboard wings upward slightly and adhered the butterfly's body with adhesive.  I then adhered the Beautiful Bling Borders - Endless Waves! by Nina Brackett near the antennas and the Inspire Swirls by Nina Brackett in Silver Rhinestones at the bottom of the chipboard butterfly, cutting both to fit as needed.  I added Nuvo Crystal Drops Gloss in Carnation Pink and Dandelion Yellow to the wings.


Finally, I added Enamel Dots 8mm Stone Size - Yellow and Enamel Dots 8mm Stone Size - Hot Pink, to the corners as shown.


Have a great day!




Want2Scrap Products and Products Carried by W2S:

Butterflies 4 Pack - Chipboard Shapes
Inspire Swirls (2-pack) by Nina Brackett - Silver Rhinestones
Beautiful Bling Borders - Endless Waves! by Nina Brackett 
Enamel Dots 8mm Stone Size - Yellow
Enamel Dots 8mm Stone Size - Hot Pink
Nuvo Mousse Peony Pink

Other Products:

Echo Park Petticoats & Pinstripes 6 x 6 Paper Pad; Echo Park Dots & Stripes Fall 6 x 6 Paper Pad; Echo Park Ephemera; Ranger Distress Ink - Scattered Straw; Memento Ink - Toffee Crunch; Nuvo Mousse Cosmic Brown; Nuvo Crystal Drops Gloss - Carnation Pink and Dandelion Yellow; Ranger Stickles - Crystal




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Friday, October 6, 2017

Petunias in a Watering Can

Today I am sharing one of my favorite projects, My Petunias in a Watering Can.  I love petunias and almost every year I buy hot pink petunias and put them in pots on my front porch.  I have already even put them in an old metal maple syrup bucket that belonged to my Grandpa.  So when I saw this little tin watering can at the thrift store I knew it would be perfect to put my Heartfelt Creations Petunias in them.


I even designed it so a sweet little hummingbird paid a visit to the pretty petunias!



Have a great day!
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PETUNIAS IN A WATERING CAN

Heartfelt Creations Products & Products Carried by HC:
Other Products:  Small Metal Watering Can (from thrift store); Dry Floral Foam; Decorative Floral Moss; 18 Ga. Green Floral Wire; Wire Cutters; Hot Glue Gun; Art Glitter Ultrafine Transparent - Plum Loco, Antique White, Lettuce and Tropical Rain

Instructions:  Insert Dry Floral Foam into Watering Can and cover with Decorative Floral Moss.  On White Cardstock with Tuxedo Black Memento Ink stamp the small petunias and leaves from the Small Classic Petunia Stamp Set, stamp the large petunias and leaves from the Large Classic Petunia Stamp Set,  and stamp the hummingbirds from the Regal Hummingbird Stamp Set.  Die cut all with coordinating Dies.  Using HC Stack and Store Daubers color the leaves using Guacamole and then Lime Pastel ColorBox Chalk Inks and the dark petunias with Lilac Posies Memento Ink and add Dark Peony ColorBox Chalk Ink to the centers and for the light pink petunias use Rouge ColorBox Chalk Ink and add Rose Bud Memento Ink to the centers of the petunias. Using HC Stack and Store Daubers  color the hummingbirds with Berrylicious Chalk Ink, New Sprout Memento Ink and Teal Zeal Memento Ink. Shape petunias, leaves and  hummingbird with the Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit.
Take a piece of Green Floral Wire and with wire cutters curl the one end to make a circle and then with hot glue adhere the wire circle to the back of each petunia.  Insert the other end of the wired petunias into the Floral Foam in the watering can, arranging petunias as necessary.  With Dries Clear Adhesive add Ribbit Prills from Bright Ideas Prills set to center of all petunias.  Add Plum Loco Glitter to the dark petunias, Antique White Glitter to the lighter petunias, Lettuce Glitter to leaves and hummingbird body and Tropical Rain Glitter to the hummingbird's tail and wings. Add hummingbird to arrangement with wire adhered to back of hummingbird and then inserted into Floral Foam






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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Sunflowers for You Card

Hello everyone!  Here in Northern Indiana we have been having beautiful Fall weather.  Today I am sharing my Sunflowers for You Card and hoping you are enjoying a beautiful day too!

                              

For more inspiration from the other Designers, please visit their blogs or the Heartfelt Creations Blog.  Have a great day!
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Heartfelt Creations Product and Product Carried by HC:


Other Products:  Art Glitter Ultrafine Transparent - Flax and Acorn; Want2Scrap 72 Count - LeCreme Pearls

Instructions:  Create an A2 sized card out of white cardstock.  Cut an A2 sized card front from the Beary Fun Retreat Paper Collection and die cut the center image using the coordinating die from the Eyelet Circles and Basic Large Die set.  Sponge outer edges of A2 design paper card front with Olive Grove Memento Ink and adhere directly to card base with Dries Clear Adhesive.  Adhere die cut center image to the card base with pop dots. Cut the "for You" sentiment from the design paper and sponge edges with Olive Grove Memento Ink and adhere to card as shown with small pop dots. On white cardstock with Tuxedo Black Memento Ink stamp the sunflowers and lady bug with the Classic Sunflower Stamp Set, the small flowers from the Window Box Fillers Stamp Set and the leaves from the Botanical Rose Stamp Set and die cut all with coordinating dies. Using Sponge Daubers color the lady bug head with Rich Cocoa, color the body with Lady Bug and highlight the edge of the bug's body with Rhubarb Stalk Memento Inks; color the sunflowers with Potter's Clay in the center and the petals with Peanut Brittle and then Cantaloupe Memento Inks on the petal edges and then go back and add a touch of Morocco Ink to each sunflower center; color the leaves entirely and the stems of small flowers with New Sprout and then add Olive Grove to the edges of the large leaves and then lightly add Pearlescent Olive over entire leaves.  Using a Fantastic color the center of each small flowers with Cantaloupe Memento Inks.  Using the Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit shape all the flowers, leaves and lady bug. Cut apart small flowers as needed and adhere all to card front as shown using pop dots and Dries Clear Adhesive as needed.  Add Flax Glitter to the die cut sunflowers, the sunflowers on the design paper and the center of each small flower; add Lichen Glitter to the leaves and stems and Acorn Glitter to the center of each sunflower.  Finish by adhering LeCreme Pearls to the design paper as shown.
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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Beautiful Acorn Card

Today I am sharing my Beautiful Acorn Card featuring stamps, dies and paper from Heartfelt Creations Beary Fun Retreat Collection.


I hope you are enjoying your Fall!  For more inspiration, please visit the Heartfelt Creations Blog.  Have a great day!
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BEAUTIFUL ACORN CARD 


Heartfelt Creations Product and Product Carried by HC:
Other Products:  Art Glitter Ultrafine Transparent Glitter - Acorn and Flax

Instructions:  Create an A2 sized card out of white cardstock.  Cut an A2 sized card front from the Beary Fun Retreat Paper Collection and die cut the center image using the coordinating die from the Eyelet Oval and Basic Large Die set.  Sponge outer edges of A2 design paper card front with Olive Grove Memento Ink and adhere to card base with pop dots.  Adhere die cut center image directly to the card base with Dries Clear Adhesive. Cut the "Beautiful Day" sentiment from the design paper and sponge edges with Cantaloupe Memento Ink and adhere to card as shown. On white cardstock with Tuxedo Black Memento Ink stamp the fall foliage border and oak leaf fall foliage image from the Sunflower Accent Stamp Set and the sunflowers from the Classic Sunflowers Stamp Set and die cut all with coordinating dies.  Cut the border so that only the center sunflower with attached oak leaf remains. Also, use one of the small die cut sunflowers. Color the sunflower centers with Potter's Clay and the petals with Peanut Brittle and Cantaloupe Memento Inks and the oak leaves with a combination of Pistachio, Potter's Clay, Rhubarb Stalk and Peanut Brittle Inks.  Shape all die cuts with the Deluxe Flower Shaping Tools.  Adhere the sunflower with the attached oak leaf to the small sunflower and cut the oak leaf foliage as needed.  Adhere all to card front as shown using the Dries Clear Adhesive.  Add Flax Glitter to the sunflower petals, Acorn Glitter to the sunflower centers, and  Lichen Glitter to the leaves.

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Beautiful Day Card

Heartfelt Creations is pleased to release its Beary Fun Retreat Collection today and I am sharing the my Beautiful Day Card featuring the collection.  This is what Heartfelt Creations has to say about its newest release:

"Long days filled with sunshine begin to fade and the crisp evening breezes begin to call for cozy wool knit sweaters as the fall season slowly ushers out the lazy days of summer! Along with the falling leaves and a last surge of floral blossoms, autumn brings with it a more relaxed and reflective way of life and a reminder that winter will soon be around the corner. Autumn also brings with it a fun that only autumn can bring…playing in crisp piles of fallen leaves, picnics with warm beverages, cozy evenings spent around the campfire and exploring fields filled with rows and rows of sunflowers bowing their heads giving way to the season! Even the animals of the forest recognize and celebrate the subtle arrival of autumn, spending their last few days before hibernation playing and making preparations for the arrival of the upcoming winter season. Come along with us and join in our fall festivities as we go on one final fun filled retreat with the Beary Fun Retreat Collection by Heartfelt Creations! Filled with delightful and captivating illustrations of adorable bears, this autumn themed collection is sure to appeal to all ages! Perfect for celebrating an array of occasions, this fun loving assembling of stamps, dies and decorative papers will bring a whimsical and lighthearted touch to all of your paper crafting creations. The dynamic paper collection boasts a color palette filled with beautiful tones of burnt oranges, rusty reds, midnight blues, along with leaf like greens and golden yellows all mixed with checkered plaids, decorative stripes and gorgeous imagery of blooming sunflowers and falling leaves. Three sets of detailed cling stamps with coordinating dies allow you to join in the fall themed fun of a charismatic bear family enjoying their last retreat before winter sets in. Whether sitting around the campfire roasting marshmallows near an adorable treehouse, enjoying songs strummed out quietly on guitar, or filling up on delightful meals of honey, these cute images are ideal for embellishing all of your fall themed cards and scrapbook layouts! So throw on a cozy sweater, grab a cup of hot cocoa and join in the fun as we enjoy one last “beary” fun filled autumn retreat!"

My Beautiful Day Card features the Beary Fun Retreat Paper Collection and stamps from the Sunflower Accents Stamp Set and the coordinating dies from the Sunflower Accents Die Set.




For more inspiration from the other Design Team Members, please visit the Heartfelt Creations Blog.  Have a great day!


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Beautiful Day Card

Heartfelt Creations Product and Product Carried by HC:

Other Products:  Art Glitter Gala Glitz - Brown; Art Glitter Ultrafine Transparent - Mellow Yellow; Want2Scrap 72 Count - Sage Green Pearls

Instructions:  Create an A2 sized card out of white cardstock.  Cut an A2 sized card front from the Beary Fun Retreat Paper Collection and die cut the center image using the coordinating die from the Cut Mat Create 1A Die set.  Sponge outer edges of A2 design paper card front with Potter's Clay Memento Ink and adhere to card base with pop dots.  Adhere die cut center image directly to the card base with Dries Clear Adhesive. Cut the "Beautiful Day" sentiment from the design paper and sponge edges with Cantaloupe Memento Ink and adhere to card as shown. On white cardstock with Tuxedo Black Memento Ink stamp the acorn border image and the two sunflowers from the Sunflower Accent Stamp Set and the fence from the Wildwood Cottage Accents Stamp Set and die cut all with coordinating dies.  Cut fence in half and cut the acorn border so that you are only using the leaf and acorn on the end. Color the fence with Toffee Crunch and Desert Sand Memento Inks; the sunflowers with Potter's Clay in the center and the petals with Peanut Brittle and then Cantaloupe on the petal edges; the sunflower stems and leaves with New Sprout and Olive Grove and then lightly add Pearlescent Olive over entire stem and leaves; the acorn with Toffee Crunch, Peanut Brittle, Desert Sand and Rich Cocoa inks and the maple leaf with a combination of Cantaloupe, Potter's Clay, Rhubarb Stalk and Peanut Brittle Inks.  Adhere all to card front as shown using pop dots and Dries Clear Adhesive as needed.  Add Crystal Glitter to the fence, the maple leaf and the acorn; add Lichen Glitter to the leaves and stems on the die cut sunflowers and the sunflowers on the design paper and Mellow Yellow Glitter to all of the sunflower petals.  Finally with Dries Clear Adhesive add Brown Gala Glitz to the center of each sunflower.  Finish by adhering Sage Green Pearl to the upper left corner of the card front.

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Friday, September 8, 2017

"Owl" Always Be There Card


Today I am sharing with you my "Owl" Always Be There Card featuring Want2Scrap 72 Count Rhinestones in Silver/Clear and Pink.  The design paper is from Heartfelt Creations Sugar Hollow Paper Collection.




Thanks for stopping by today and have a great day!





Want2Scrap Products:

72 Count - Pink Rhinestones - Self Adhesive
72 Count - Silver/Clear Rhinestones - Self Adhesive

Cross Promotional Partner Products:
Other Products:  Art Glitter Ultrafine Transparent - Crystal and Fog; US ArtQuest Prills - Heart of Gold; ColorBox Chalk Ink - Berrylicious, Lime and Guacamole; Tim Holtz Distress Ink - Spun Sugar
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Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Silent Night Card

Today I am sharing my Silent Night Card featuring design paper from  Heartfelt Creations Winter's Eve Paper Collection and the new decorative die from the Eyelet Circle and Basics Small Dies.


For more inspiration, please visit the Heartfelt Creations Blog.  Have a great day!
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SILENT NIGHT CARD

HCPC -3795 Window Box Fillers Cling Stamp Set
TSMP900 Memento Dye Ink Pad - Tuxedo Black

Other Products:  Curious Iridescent - Cryogen White; Memento Dye Ink Pad - Angel Pink; VersaMagic Chalk Ink - Pink Petunia; ColorBox Chalk Ink - Serene; Art Glitter BK122 Mantis Glitter Mix; Art Glitter UltraFine Glitter - Pinkilicious;  Copics B91, B93, B95, B97, R81, R83, R85, R89

Instructions: Create a 6" x 6" card base out of white cardstock.  Next cut a 6" x 6" card front from the Winter's Eve Paper Collection and die cut the center image using the coordinating die from the Circle Basics Large Dies Set.  Sponge edge of 6" square card front with Serene ColorBox Chalk Ink and adhere directly to white card base with Dries Clear Adhesive. Take a piece of burgundy Winter's Eve design paper and die cut it with the eyelet circles die from the Eyelet Circle and Basics Small Dies.  Matte the die cut circle on the die cut eyelet circle and adhere to card front with pop dots.  Cut the "Silent Night" sentiment from the design paper and sponge edges with Angel Pink Memento Ink and adhere to card as shown.  Adhere burgundy pearl to corner of card front as shown.  On white cardstock with Tuxedo Black Ink stamp the small poinsettia blossoms from the Ornate Sleigh Cling Stamp Set, stamp the large poinsettia blossoms from the Celebrate the Season Cling Stamp Set, stamp the large layered poinsettias with the Sparkling Poinsettias Cling Stamp Set, stamp the leaves with the Large Sparkling Poinsettia Cling Stamp Set, and stamp the foliage with berries from the Window Box Fillers Cling Stamp Set.  On Cryogen White Paper stamp the presents from the Gift Wrapped Present Cling Stamp Set.  Die cut all with coordinating dies.  Using Stack and Store Daubers, Fantastix and a Dove Blender as needed color the poinsettias with Pink Petunia Chalk Ink and Angel Pink Memento Ink, the poinsettia center with Rhubarb Stalk, poinsettia leaves and foliage with New Sprout, Bamboo Leaves and Cottage Ivy Memento Inks.  Color the packages with Copics.  Shape all with the Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit.  Add Stop Whining Prills to the small poinsettia centers and to the poinsettias on the design paper.  Add Minnie Pearl Prills to the foliage.  Cut apart foliage and adhere all to card as shown using pop dots and Dries Clear Adhesive as needed.  With Dries Clear Adhesive add Mantis Glitter Mix to the leaves and Pinkilicious Glitter to the poinsettias, girl and ribbons on the design paper and die cut package.

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Saturday, August 19, 2017

Joy to the World Card

Today I am sharing my Joy to the World card using stamps and dies from Heartfelt Creations Festive Holly Collection, Winter's Eve Collection and Snow Kissed Collection.



For moire inspiration, please visit Heartfelt Creations Blog.  Have a great day!
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JOY TO THE WORLD CARD

Heartfelt Creations Products & Products Carried by HC:

Other Products:  Memento Dye Ink Pad - Love Letters; Art Glitter Yuletide Dazzlers; Art Glitter Ultrafine Transparent - Green Briar; Want2Scrap 72 Count - Red Rhinestones; Want2Scrap 72 Count - Green Rhinestones; Ranger Stickles - Yellow

Instructions:   Create a 6" x 6" card base out of White Cardstock. Next cut a 6" x 6" card front from the Winter's Eve Paper Collection and then die cut the center image using the coordinating Cut Mat Create 2A Die.  Sponge the outer edge of the 6" square card front with Cottage Ivy Memento Ink and then adhere to the card base with pop dots.  Next adhere the die cut square directly to the card base with Dries Clear Adhesive.  Cut the sentiment from the design paper and sponge edges with Teal Zeal Memento Ink and adhere to card with pop dots.  On White Cardstock with Tuxedo Black Ink stamp the cardinal image from the Festive Holly and Cardinals Stamp Set, with Olive Grove Memento Ink stamp a small and  a large tree image from the Snow Kissed Spruce Set and with Tuxedo Black Memento Ink stamp the twig image from the Window Box Fillers Stamp Set and die cut all with their coordinating dies. Using Stack and Store Daubers, Fantastix and the Dove Blender Pen as needed, color the cardinal and berries with Rhubarb Stalk, Lady Bug and Love Letters Memento Inks, the cardinal's beak and feet with Cantaloupe Memento Ink, the tree trunks and the branch with Rich Cocoa Memento Ink and the holly leaves with New Sprout and Bamboo Leaves Memento Inks.  Shape cardinal and holly, the branch and the trees (lightly) with the Deluxe Flower Shaping tools. Cut apart the cardinal image as needed and adhere to card front as shown with Dries Clear Adhesive and pop dots. With Dries Clear Adhesive add Art Glitter Yuletide Dazzlers to the holly on the design paper, add Green Briar Glitter to the trees and Crystal Glitter to the cardinal.  Using Dries White Adhesive add Rajni Chawla's Crystal Clear to create a snowy affect, as desired. Add Yellow Stickles to the cardinals beak and to the flame in the lantern. Adhere the Green and Red Rhinestones as shown.
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