Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

New Lush Lilac Collection from Heartfelt Creations

The elegant, and well known lilac blossom takes center stage early in the spring season and is one of the first flowers to usher in the season of new beginnings! Enchanting clusters of tiny blossoms come together to create quaint floral displays with amazing color and a sweet-smelling fragrance that brings with it a feeling of gentility and old world charm! Join us in celebrating a perennial favorite…Introducing the Lush Lilac Collection by Heartfelt Creations! Venture out for a springtime stroll through a dreamy, garden themed paper collection filled with soft hues of luscious lavenders, deep purples, sky blues and pastel pinks accented with dreamy and romantic illustrations of cozy cottages, lilac filled parasols and lovely lilac filled garden settings! Softly scrolling swirls, vintage script and lace like details bring an old fashioned charm to this soft and innocent assembling of decorative papers, while three graceful cling stamp sets along with coordinating dies boast lush lilac sprays, a fetching lilac laden scroll, several endearing sentiments, as well as a winsome lilac filled parasol perfect for paper craft creations celebrating a multitude of occasions! A wonderful mix of lilac buds and blossom petal illustrations lend themselves beautifully to creating realistic and dimensional lilac blossoms when paired with the coordinating die and will bring a gentle touch of spring to all of your garden creations! So come along with us as we celebrate new beginnings and springtime beauty with the new Lush Lilac Collection!

This is the card I created featuring the Lush Lilac Collection.  
Thank you for your visit.

Angelica

Size:  8 1/2”  x 5 1/2"
Supplies:
Heartfelt Creations and Supplies Carried by HC

Image Colored With:  Kuretake Gansai Tambi Japanese Water Colors
Paper:  Bazzill Cardstock (White), Cardstock 65lb. Smooth (White), Canson 140lb. Cold press Watercolor paper
Accessories:  Ribbon, Bow-it-All V3.0, foam dots

Watch this video for shaping tips and techniques https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KDbdzC0MnAI

Instructions:  Finished size of card is 8 1/2” x 5 1/2”.  Take 8 1/2” x 11” white cardstock, score at 5 1/2” and fold in half for base of card.  Cut panel from designer paper, ink edges with wisteria chalk ink, glue panel to base of card.

Cut a card front panel to fit the 5” card shadow box, using the coordinating Cut Mat Create die, cut the center image from the card panel.  Cut a 5” square from coordinating designer paper.  Cut 4 strips from designer paper to decorate the sides of the card shadow box.  Ink all edges of designer paper with Wisteria ink.  Glue panels to card shadow box, glue panel on inside of box, glue center image inside box with foam dots for dimension.  Glue box and attach to card.

Stamps several lilac floral images on watercolor paper with black ink, cut with coordinating dies.  Color with watercolor paints.  Stamp several lilac flowers on white cardstock with Wisteria ink, cut with coordinating die, color with Wisteria and Chambray inks, shape with 3D Lush Lilac mold, finish flower shaping with flower shaping kit.

Cut a decorative border lace from white cardstock, glue as pictured.  Cut 2 bird cages from white cardstock and glue together to make the piece stronger, glue to shadow box as pictured.  Cut a tag from designer paper with coordinating die, stamp sentiment with Wisteria ink, ink edges with Wisteria ink.  Cut small square image from designer paper, ink edges with Wisteria ink.  

Glue floral base images as pictured with foam dots, glue single shaped flowers to floral images as pictured.  Glue tag and decorative square image.  Apply glitter to flowers.  Glue mini prills to centers of flowers.  Glue lilac prills to small sections of floral images as pictured.  Add small bow to tag.
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Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Create Wall Hanging

Hi everyone, today I am sharing a decorative wall hanging a made featuring the Flowering Dogwood collection from Heartfelt Creations.
Thank you for your visit.

Angelica

Size:  9” x 7”
Supplies:
Heartfelt Creations and Supplies Carried by HC

Image Colored With:  Holbein Artists Watercolor HCW 108
Paper:  Bazzill Cardstock (white), Canson 90lb. watercolor paper 
Accessories:  thickers chipboard letters (roller rink), adhesive pearls clusters, May Arts Solid pink ribbon 1.5”, Matte Mod Podge, White acrylic paint, chipboard decorative piece, Bow-it-All V3.0, White large grommets
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Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Masculine Birthday Card

Hi friends, sharing a clean and simple masculine birthday card featuring the Young at Heart collection from Heartfelt Creations.
Thank you for your visit.

Angelica

Size:  5" x 6 1/2"
Supplies:
Heartfelt Creations and Supplies Carried by HC

Paper:  Bazzill Cardstock (Yellow)

Tuesday, January 09, 2018

New Singing in the Rain Collection from Heartfelt Creations

It’s time to cast off the winter time blues and enjoy those April showers that bring May flowers with the new Singing in the Rain Collection by Heartfelt Creations!  Puddle jump along with us as we explore a paper collection filled with darling illustrations of light spring rains, stylish umbrellas, playful rubber boots and delightful garden fairies all encompassed in rich tones of beautiful corals, bold blues and glorious greens! Heartwarming decorative papers laden with delicate floral flourishes, springtime flowers, chirping song birds, and lace like accents are just a few of the patterns ready to get you started on all of your spring themed creations! Four charming cling stamp sets along with coordinating dies will boost creativity and get you ready for the season of awakening with an assortment of playful puddle jumping rain boots, several stylish umbrellas, sweet song birds, and two adorable garden fairies…and of course, we can’t forget those dainty, first season florals that appear after mild springtime showers. So grab your rain boots, throw open your umbrella and tune up your voices! It’s time to celebrate the springtime season with some Singing in the Rain!

This is the card I created featuring this collection, I hope you have lots of fun creating your projects.
Thank you for your visit.

Angelica

Size:  5 1/4” x 8 1/2"
Supplies:
Heartfelt Creations and Supplies Carried by HC

Inks:  Distress Ink (peeled paint, dusty concord, salty ocean)
Image Colored With:  Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers
Paper:  Bazzill Cardstock (light green, medium green, dark green), Cardstock 65lb. Smooth (White), Canson 140lb. Watercolor paper
Accessories:  White Seam Binding, Bow-it-All V3.0, decorative button, foam dots

Instructions:   The finished size of the card is 5 1/4” x 8 1/2”.  Make base of card with white cardstock.  Cut panel from designer paper, ink edges with peeled paint distress ink, mat with pale green cardstock panel measuring 5 1/4” x 8 1/2”.

Cut second designer paper panel, cut bottom edge with border die, ink edges with distress ink.  Cut panel from pale green cardstock to mat designer paper leaving enough for decorative border at bottom, cut border with die from Elegant Border Basics Die set, glue designer paper to carstock.  Cut 2 more borders in different shades of green and glue as pictured.  Glue panel to card with foam dots.

Stamp fairy girl image on watercolor paper 3 times with black ink.  Cut base image with circle, cut 2 other images with coordinating dies.  Color images with Zig markers.  Glue second image to base with foam dots, third image cut apart and use only girl, bird, flowers on right and small flowers on left, glue all pieces with foam dots for dimension.

Stamp several branches from Rain Boots and Blosoms on white cardstock with bamboo leaves ink, cut with coordinating dies and color with peeled paint distress ink.  Stamp leaves from Classic Rose set on white cardstock with bamboo leaves, cut with coordinating dies and color with distress ink.  Stamp small rose flowers on white cardstock with teal zeal ink, cut with coordinating dies, color with salty ocean ink.  Stamp small flowers from Wildwood Florals on white cardstock with wisteria ink, cut with coordinating dies and color with dusty concord ink.  Shape all pieces with flower shaping kit.

Add flower stamens to all flowers, glue all pieces as pictured.  Add bow with decorative button.  Add small white bead stamens.  Add Lichen glitter to greenery.  Add Crystal glitter to flowers and fairy wings.
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