Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Aloha Z Box Pop-Up Card

Hi everyone, I have been playing with all the fun images and paper from the Tropical Paradise collection from Heartfelt Creations and created this Z box pop-up card.
I also had the chance to play with a new wonderful product "Crystal Clear" created by the very talented Rajni Chawla and I LOVE it, it adds that special extra touch to all your projects.  
Thank you for your visit.


Size:  8” x 6 1/4” (Closed) 12” x 4” x 6 1/4” (Open)
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Inks:  Distress ink (wild honey, mowed lawn)
Image Colored With:  Zig Clean Color Real Brush Marker (034, 037, 004, 041, 042, 044, 045, 047, 021, 022, 028, 029, 200, 202, 050, 051, 052, 065, 260, 010)
Paper:  Bazzill Cardstock (dark green), Cardstock 65lb. Smooth (White), Canson 90lb. watercolor paper, Canson 140lb. cold press watercolor paper
Accessories:  Crystal Clear, water brush, Signs white pen

Finished card size 8” x 6 1/4” (Closed) and 12” x 4” x 6 1/4” (Open).  I followed this tutorial Z Box Pop-Up Card Tutorial http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/resources/tutorials/zboxpopupcard/?utm_medium=Email&utm_source=ExactTarget&utm_campaign= and changed the measurements to fit my project.  Cut 4 panels of patterned paper, ink edges with distress ink, glue to base of card as pictured.  Use die from Fleur Border Basics Die set to cut the wave edge on the narrow cardstock strip, glue to card to form the Z fold.  Glue the cardstock to create the dividers.  Stamp toucan (twice), flamingos and palm trees on 140lb. watercolor paper with black ink, cut with coordinating dies and color with Zig Clean Color markers.  Toucan- trim sections of the second image and layer on first with foam dots for dimension.  Stamp leaves and greenery on 90lb. watercolor paper with black ink, cut with coordinating dies, color with distress ink and shape with flower shaping kit.  Stamp plumeria flowers and grass on white cardstock with black ink, cut with coordinating dies, color with distress inks and shape with flower shaping kit.  Glue toucan, palm trees and flamingos with foam dots for dimension as pictured.  Glue all greenery, grass and flowers as pictured.  Cut several “Aloha” word from green cardstock, glue them together to make it thicker, glue to card as pictured.  Add Crystal clear to flowers.  Add prills to flower centers.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Relax it's your special day

Hi friends, today I'm sharing a masculine clean and simple card I made with stamps and paper from Heartfelt Creations.  The patterned paper is from the Woodsy Wonderland paper collection.
I added walnut brown metallic stamp paint to the edges of my patterned paper, this added a really pretty color and shimmer to my paper.
Thank you for your visit.


Size:  5 1/2” x 8 1/2"
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Paper:  Core’dinations (Dark brown), Cardstock 110lb. Smooth (White), 
Accessories: metallic mini brads, Stampin’ Up Punch (Ticket corner), MISTI, foam dots

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

You're My Everything Valentine's Card

Hi friends, today I'm sharing a card I made with Heartfelt Creations' products.  I used stamps and dies from the Wildwood Cottage collection and the paper from the Blushing Rose collection.
I stamped the little fairy on watercolor paper and colored with Kuretake watercolors.
Closeup of the glitter detail on the fairy wings.
Thank you for your visit.


Size:  5 1/2”  x 9”
Heartfelt Creations and Supplies Carried by HC
HCPC-3609 Arianna Blooms Bouquet Cling Stamp Set (Retired)

Inks:  Distress ink (wilted violet, lucky clover)
Image Colored With:  Kuretake Gensai Tambi Japanese Water Colours
Paper:  Bazzill Cardstock (white), Cardstock 65lb. Smooth (White), Canson 140lb. cold press watercolor paper, doodlebug design lilac sugar coated cardstock
Accessories:  Spellbinders (Elegant Ovals, Classic Ovals Small), Bow-it-All V3, MISTI, Ribbon, adhesive rhinestones, White heart decorative pins, foam dots

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

New Monkeying Around Collection from Heartfelt Creations

I'm so excited to share with you our newest collection Monkeying Around from Heartfelt Creations.  Designing this paper collection was so much fun and I hope you have fun creating with all the stamps, dies and paper.  

Are you ready for an adventure?  Grab your water bottle, sunscreen, and safari hat and join us as we explore exotic jungles taking in the lively and entertaining antics of the new Monkeying Around Collection by Heartfelt Creations!  Filled with amusing illustrations of ever so charming monkeys, this newest collection is sure to have you “going bananas” with excitement!  Four entertaining cling stamp sets supply you with an assortment of fun filled, mix and match monkey images to create just the right amount of monkey mayhem for any of your paper crafting project needs, while various sized palm tree fronds, floral accents, bananas, coconuts along with lush palm tree die cuts add a dimensional tropical feeling to your projects with ease!  Trek through a paper collection filled with deep jungle greens, sunlit yellows and ocean like blues, accented with balmy breeze teals, pretty floral pinks and a hint of sunset reds creating just the right tropical color palette to showcase these adorable apes on cards, scrapbook layouts or altered art pieces.  So, come along with us as we join in with the monkey chatter, swing from vine to vine and take part in the shenanigans of the new Monkeying Around Collection!

I made a set of tags showcasing the stamps, dies and paper from this collection.
Thank you for your visit.


Size:  3 1/8” x 6 1/4”
Heartfelt Creations and Supplies Carried by HC

Inks:  Brilliance (Pearlescent Orange)
Image Colored With:  Spectrum Noir Markers (LY2, CG2, CG4, JG2, JG7, CT4, CR3, GB9, EB1, EB2, EB4, EB6, EB8, True Black) Tombow Marker (N15)
Paper:  Cardstock 65lb. Smooth (White),  AW 89lb. Curious Iridescent Cryogen White cardstock
Accessories:  Manila tags, Diamond Glaze, Mini Prills (White), Stickles (lime green), Color Burst (lime green, chartreuse), Ranger Alcohol Ink (sunset orange), foam dots, Jute cord, MISTI

Size of the finished tags is 3 1/8” x 6 1/4”.  Stamp monkeys, palm tree, coconuts and bananas on AW Cryogen white cardstock with black Memento ink, color images with Spectrum Noir markers, cut images with coordinating dies, except image from “Relaxin’ Monkeys”, cut this image with scissors.  Stamp flowers and palm tree branches on white cardstock with black ink, cut with coordinating dies.  Color images with New sprout, bamboo leaves and pearlescent orange inks, shape leaves and flowers with flower shaping kit.
Ink edges of manila tags with green inks.  Cut panels from patterned paper slightly smaller than the tag, distress edges with distress tool, ink edges with bamboo leaves, glue panels to front of tags.  Glue your focal image with foam dots to the tag, glue leaves, coconuts, bananas with dries clear or foam dots.  Cut some flowers apart and glue as pictured.  Cut sentiments from patterned paper, ink edges with green ink and glue to tags with foam dots.  I hand dyed the white mini prills and glued them to several areas on the tag as pictured.  Add a touch of Diamond Glaze to the prills and some of the leaves.  Add some glitter to the Prills and leaves.  Add jute cord.