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: Glue Gun; Green Cardstock; VersaColor Pigment Ink - Burgundy; ColorBox Chalk Ink - Dahlia; Art Glitter Ultrafine Transparent - Lettuce and Baby's Breath; Want2Scrap 72 Count Pink Pearls
Instructions: Create a 6" x 6" card base out of white card stock. Cut a 6" x 6" card front from the Sweet Peony Paper Collection and sponge edge of card front with Toffee Crunch Memento Ink. Die cut center using coordinating Die from the Circle Basics Large Die Set. Adhere 6” x 6” card front directly to card base with Dries Clear Adhesive. Die cut green cardstock using the eyelet circle die from the Eyelet Circle and Basics Small Die Set. Matte die cut circle onto eyelet circle and adhere to card front with pop dots. On White Cardstock with Tuxedo Black Ink stamp the Praying for You image Banners of Love Cling Stamp Set. On White Cardstock with Burgundy VersaMark Ink stamp the petals from the Small Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set and stamp the small peony blossom from the Peony Bud and Blossom Cling Stamp Set. On White Cardstock with Leaf Green Ranger Archival Ink and Olive Green StazOn Ink stamp the leaves in various sizes from the Small Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set and Large Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set. Cut all with coordinating dies. Using the Stack and Store Daubers color all the leaves using New Sprout and on the leaves that have been stamped with Olive Green Ink add a touch of Fern Green Ranger Archival Ink; color the peonies with a light touch of Dahlia Chalk Ink and add the Dahlia Ink to the tips of the petals also. Color the praying for you sentiment with Toffee Crunch Memento Ink. Lay the peony petals stamped side up in the Floral Basics Shaping Floral Mold. Mist lightly with water and run through the die cutting machine to shape petals quickly. Use the Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit to further shape the peony petals, also lightly shape the peony blossom, leaves and sentiment. Adhere the sentiment as shown with pop dots. Assemble peony as shown using hot glue gun and adhere to peony and leaves to card as shown. With Dries Clear Adhesive add Baby's Breath Glitter to all the peonies, Lettuce Glitter to all the leaves and Crystal Glitter to the sentiment. Finally adhere a Pink Pearl to upper right hand corner as shown.