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 28 years and we have two daughters. I share my craft creations on my blog at www.candyscreationsblog.blogspot.com .
Other Products: #8 Manila Tag; Pion Design - From Grandma' Attic - Tinted Bouquet; Spellbinders Petite Ovals SM and Scalloped Ovals SM; Brown Bazzill Cardstock; DieTim Holtz Distress Ink - Victorian Velvet; Seam Binding; Want2Scrap 72 Count - LeCreme Pearls
Instructions: Begin by taking the #8 Manila Tag and laying it on the Cascading Fuchsia Paper. Trace around the tag and cut the design paper to fit. Adhere design paper to Manila Tag and then punch a hole in the design paper at the same place where the hole is in the Manila Tag. Then distress the edges of the Tag with Victorian Velvet Distress Ink. Next die cut a piece of brown Bazzill cardstock with the flourish die from the Cut Mat Create 2A die set and adhere it to the bottom of the tag with Dries Clear Adhesive with the Metal Glue Tip. Then die cut a piece of brown Everyday Heroes Paper and a brown piece of Bazzill cardstock with the Decorative Oval Die. Adhere the Everyday Heroes Decorative Oval to the Brown Decorative Oval with Dries Clear Adhesive and then adhere to the Tag. Add LeCreme Pearls around the center of the Decorative Oval. Next cut out the vintage picture from the Pion design paper with the Spellbinders Petite Ovals SM and matte it on brown Bazzill cardstock that has been die cut with the Spellbinders Scalloped Ovals SM die. Add to tag with Double Dots. Then with Cottage Ivy Memento Ink stamp the leaves using the Classic Leaf Stamp Set and the Open Leaf Set. Die cut the leaves using the coordinating Classic Leaf Die. Shape leaves with the Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit and then add Crystal Glitter with the Dries Clear Adhesive. Next on the mauve Cascading Fuchsia Paper with Espresso Truffle Ink stamp the Cascading Fuchsia Stamp Set and on the dark rose Cascading Fuchsia Paper with Rich Cocoa Ink stamp the Cascading Fuchsia Stamp Set. Die cut the Fuchsias with the coordinating Cascading Fuchsia Dies. With the Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit shape and assemble the Fuchsias to look like roses. With Dries Clear Adhesive add Prills to the center of the dark rose colored rose. Add roses and leaves as shown to the Tag. Add seam binding and a bow to the hole at the top on the tag.
Other Products: Paper Distressor Tool; Spellbinders Grand Labels One and Grand Decorative Labels One; Bazzill Cardstock; Curious Iridescent - Cryogen White; Copics RV63, RV66, RV69, V15, V17, G40, G43, G46; Art Institute Glitter - Eggplant and Ensalada; Want2Scrap 72 Count - Pink Rhinestones; Want2Scrap 72 Count - Purple Rhinestones
Instructions: Begin by creating a 6" x 6" card base out of pink Bazzill cardstock. Next take a 6" x 6" card front and also cut a 1 3/4" x 6" strip from the striped paper from the Cascading Fuchsia Paper Collection and distress all four of the 6" square edges and the 1 3/4" sides of the striped paper with a paper distressor. Then add Dries Clear Adhesive to the distressed edges and then dip them into Ensalada Glitter. After glitter is dry, adhere 6" square card front to card base and then the striped paper to the center of the card front. Next die cut a piece of the dark rose Cascading Fuchsia Paper using the Grand Decorative Labels One Die and adhere it to the card front. Then with Tuxedo Black Memento Ink stamp the Fuchsia Bouquet image on Cryogen White Paper that has been die cut with the Spellbinders Grand Labels One. Color the image with Copics. Also on Cryogen White Paper stamp the single fuchsia image from the stamp set, color with Copics and then detail cut out. Add the single fuchsia to colored image with a pop dot to create a 3-D effect. With the Metal Glue Tip and Dries Clear Adhesive add Eggplant Glitter to the purple colored parts of the fuchsia. Add the colored image to the card front with pop dots. Finally, add pink and purple rhinestones to the bottom left corner of the Labels One colored image.