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21st birthday celebration, savings, inspiration and a sneak peek!

Wednesday August 29, 2018
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Hi Friend, Happy Wednesday! How are you spending the last days of August?

It's our 21st Birthday! We're having a week of celebrations and you're invited to the party:)
Join in on the fun inspiration below and take advantage of the special savings!

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Sneak Peek: Learn more about the Oakberry Lane Collection here: http://hcgo.co/OakberryLane. The Oakberry Lane collection features its own signature wildflower blossom ready to be stamped, colored and assembled into a realistic 3D floral embellishment to accent all of your projects. Debuting worldwide on September 12th, 2018


Online Class: Do you feel stuck in a creative rut and use the same flower shaping technique over and over, or maybe your flowers look nothing like the ones you see online. Maximize the versatility with your flowers and learn 8 different and unique ways to shape and create elegant sweet florals. Join Emma Lou LIVE in this online class and follow her easy step by steps to create elegant florals! Get registered today and receive a $15.00 coupon you can use towards your next online shopping spree.

This is what crafters say about their experience with our online classes!

  • Fantastic class, I love Heartfelt Creations products and the sweet peony is my favorite flower. Can't wait for the next class. Thank you so much for all the inspiration. -- Irene B.
  • Thank you so much for offering these classes! I look forward to them every month. I love the opportunity to take these classes in my own home, but still have other crafter's and the instructor available for help if I need it. There are always so many good tips offered, too. Such a warm atmosphere! The new vellum paper is awesome! Heartfelt Creations, you're all the best! -- Susan H

Be inspired to create your next project! Have a wonderful week! Emma Lou



Creative Inspiration of the Week

Blessings of Christmas

Blessings of Christmas

Other Products: Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers, Foam tape. Bristol Smooth Cardstock, Luggage and Tags die (retired)

For more tips on creating with the Merry and Bright collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/6bgO6epBuBI.

For more tips on creating with the flower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.

Instructions: For more detail photos please visit here: https://wp.me/p2MuRN-1aU.

Cut a piece of white cardstock at 12" x 6", score at 6" along the long side and fold to create a 6" x 6" card. Cut a 6" x 6" panel from the patterned paper collection and using the cutting edge die from the HCD1-7119 Classic Border Basics die set, cut the bottom and top of the paper. Adhere the bottom and top edges to the base card. Die cut the circle out of the centre of the paper with the third largest die from the HCD1-7154 Eyelet Circle Basics Small die set.

Stamp the image from the HCPC-3837 Snowy Pine Village stamp set in Jet Black ink on Bristol Smooth cardstock and colour in with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers before die cutting with the coordinating die. Add snow with Dries White glue and sprinkle with Ultrafine Crystal glitter. Cut a small circle using the third largest circle die from the HCD1-7154 Eyelet Circle Basics Small die set from blue patterned paper and adhere behind the coloured image. Using the front of the paper as a template adhere the image to the base card.

Add foam tape in a square around the image making sure there are no gaps for glitter to escape. Add foam tape around the edge of the card. Add Frosting Powder to the centre over the coloured image before adhering the front panel to the card front.

Die cut two eyelet edges using the straight edge and eyelet edge dies from the HCD1-7119 Classic Border Basics Die set from the green paper and adhere to the top and bottom edges of the top paper. Adhere this to the top of the card. Die cut the green eyelet frame from the HCD1-7154 Eyelet Circle Basics Small die set and cut a smaller frame using blue paper using the next two sizes down dies and adhere to the top of the circle.

Stamp the pine cone and leaf image from the HCPC-3838 Merry and Bright Accents stamp in Sepia ink and colour the leaves with Fern Green and Leaf Green and the pine cones with Peanut Brittle. Shape and adhere to the top of the card.

Stamp the left and right side bough and baubles images from the HCPC-3836 Merry Little Christmas stamp set in Sepia ink on white cardstock. Colour the boughs with Peanut Brittle ink and the baubles with Pink Peony, Ultramarine Blue, and Vivid Chartreuse inks before die cutting with the coordinating die. Add snow and glitter with Dries White glue and Ultrafine Crystal glitter. Shape and adhere to the top of the window as shown.

Stamp the small poinsettia images from the HCPC-3838 Merry and Bright Accents stamp set in Vibrant Fuchsia and Forget-Me-Knot inks and colour in with Pink Peony and Forget-Me-Knot inks respectively and die cut with the coordinating die. Shape these lightly. Stamp the poinsettia images from the in Vibrant Fuchsia and Forget-me-knot inks and colour the pink poinsettias with Pink Peony ink and the blue poinsettias with Forget-me-knot ink before die cutting with the coordinating die. Shape using the Holly and Poinsettia 3D shaping mold and assemble once dry. Add Crystal Clear glitter to the flowers with Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge and Minnie Pearl Prills to the centre of the flowers. Adhere the poinsettias to the small poinsettias at the top of the card as shown. Stamp the holly images from the HCPC-3838 Merry and Bright Accents stamp in Library Green ink on white cardstock. Colour with Leaf Green and Fern Green inks and die cut with the coordinating die. Shape the leaves and add Crystal Clear with Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge. Add around the poinsettias.

Stamp the bauble image from the HCPC-3838 Merry and Bright Accents stamp in Vibrant Fuchsia, Forget-me-knot, and Buttercup inks in on white cardstock. Colour with pink baubles with Pink Peony ink, the blue baubles with Pink Peony ink and the yellow baubles with Buttercup inks before die cutting with the coordinating die. Using a Dove Blender pen colour the accents on the pink baubles with Forget-Me-Knot ink. Shape lightly with the Deluxe Flower Shaping kit and add Ultrafine Glitter to the baubles with Dries Clear glue and a damp sponge. Add the baubles to the right and left of the window as shown.

Die cut the tag from the paper collection and shape lightly and adhere to the bottom right of the window. Add pine leaves, holly leaves and a poinsettia to the right of the tag. To finish add Ultrafine Crystal glitter to the images at the bottom of the card.

Snowy Sleigh Ride

Snowy Sleigh Ride

Other Products: Smooth white cardstock, foam tape, Golden Mirror Sheet, Ribbons, Luggage and Tags Die (retired)

Merry and Bright collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/6bgO6epBuBI.

For more tips on creating with the flower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.

Instructions: The ready top fold card measures, 7 1/2" by 7 1/2". To create the top panel, choose a 6" by 6" panel from the paper collection. Cut the center panel and mat it on a white cardstock measuring 1/16th of an inch larger on all sides. Cut apart the window using Cut Mat Create 2A Die. Cut a piece of golden ornament and slit it from the center. Adhere both the fancy edges on top and bottom of the window and layer the scenic panel on the same place using foam dots.

Using rest of the left out panel, create more layers as shown, keeping white and green mat respectively. Do distress all the edges with distressing tool. Tie a ribbon around the panel between both the mats. Finally, layer them on the card base. Also, cut few ornaments from the element sheet and shape them with the hands.

For Poinsettias, stamp the images from Poinsettia & Holly Clusters Cling Stamp Set, using Plum Archival, color them using Magenta Hue and Vermillion and cut them using their coordinating dies. Once cut and painted, shape them using Poinsettia Shaping Mold and add prills to their centers. The pine leaves are stamped with Archival Fern Green and painted with Leaf Green archival ink. Once all the elements are ready, assemble the card as shown and glitter the edges randomly to add an extra accent to the card. To complete the card add a sentiment from the paper collection.

Delicate Poinsettias

Delicate Poinsettias

Other Products: Beads, Gems, White Cardstock, Edge Distresser, Lace Ribbon, Gold Specialty Paper, Stampin Up Ink (Early Espresso, Tip Top Taupe), Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L (Dual Tip Glue Pen, Crafty Foam Tape, Adhesive Dots Mini, E-Z Runner Fine) Chameleon Pens (GR1 Green Apple, OL3 Olive Green)

For more tips on creating with the Merry and Bright collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/6bgO6epBuBI.

For more tips on creating with theflower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.

Instructions: The card base is 6 x 6" in white cardstock. Cut the dark pink patterned paper to 6 x 6" and adhere to the front of the card. Cut a piece of white cardstock that is 5.75 x 5.75" and distress the edges. Cut a piece of the blue polka dot patterned paper that is 5.5 x 5.5" and distress the edges. Adhere these 2 layers together and adhere to the card using crafty foam tape. Find and cut out a 6" piece of the blue and pink border strip and adhere it to the left hand side of the card.

From white cardstock, die cut the decorative medallion. From gold specialty paper cut out the matted piece for the decoration medallion. Adhere these together, and adhere to the card front. Find and cut out the printed border strip from one of the 6 x 6" printed patterns. I fussy cut out the right hand edge leaving a slight border, and kept the other edge straight. Adhere this strip to the left hand side of the card using crafty foam tape. Add gems to the decorative medallion to your taste.

Stamp and die cut 1 large and 3 small pine clusters in dark brown ink onto white cardstock (Early Espresso). Add color to the images using Chameleon Pens (Olive Green, Green Apple). Stamp and die cut 1 large set and 1 small set of the poinsettias onto white cardstock using taupe ink (Tip Top Taupe). Add color to all of the poinsettias using ink and daubers (Berrylicious). Shape the flowers using the 3D Poinsettia Shaping Mold. Assemble the flowers and add beads to the middle of each using liquid adhesive. Let dry. Again using liquid adhesive add glitter to the tips of all of the petals. Let dry.

Add a bow of the lace ribbon to the card. Add the large poinsettia and the large pine cluster to the top of the bow. Add the smaller poinsettias and clusters below on the border. Find and cut out the "Merry Christmas" sentiment. Distress the edges, and mat in white cardstock. Adhere to the card using crafty foam tape.

Jingling All the Way

Jingling All the Way

Other Products: White Cardstock, Dandelion Memento Ink, White Embossing Powder, VersaMark Ink, Heat Gun, Tea Dye Distress Ink, Dimensional Tape

For more tips on creating with the Merry and Bright collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/6bgO6epBuBI.

For more tips on creating with the flower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.

Instructions: My card size is 6 x 6". Make card base and cover with one of the card fronts. Stamp the village with Tuxedo Black Memento Ink onto white cardstock and cut out with the coordinating die. Use the dove blender pen and Memento and Distress inks to color. Load it up with lots of glitter and set aside to dry.

Using VersaMark ink, stamp the poinsettia and emboss using the white embossing powder. Color with the daubers and Lilac Posies Memento ink. Stamp the holly leaves with Olive Green ink and then color with Bamboo Leaves Memento Ink. Cut out the poinsettia and holly leaves with the coordinating die. Run them through the 3D mold and then glue the holy leaves and poinsettia petals together to form a flower. Add prills to the centers of the flowers and set aside to dry.

Using Olive Green Ink stamp the pine sprigs onto white cardstock. Cut out using the coordinating die. Glitter and set aside to dry.

Using the circle dies cut out a piece of coordinating paper to go behind the village. Glue the two pieces together. Cut a lacy edged die cut from white cardstock and the circle dies; cut another piece of coordinating paper using the circle dies to fit onto the lacy die cut. Glue together. Add dimensional tape to the village and adhere to the circle making a beautiful medallion. Glue the medallion to the card front. Next pick out a sentiment from the paper collection, cut it out and then cut another piece of paper to fit behind it making a sign. Adhere it to the card front with dimensional tape. Stamp a tree with Olive green ink and cut out using the coordinating die. Use Rajni Chawla's Frosting Powder and a heat gun to set the powder giving a look of snow on the tree. Use dimensional tape to adhere it to the edge of the sign. Now decide where you want to place the greenery and the poinsettia flowers and glue them down. The card is finished.

Christmas Medallion

Christmas Medallion

Other Products: Silver Embossing Powder, VersaMark, Snow Pen, Silver Liquid Pearls, White Card Stock, gray card stock, Copic Marker BV20, YG03, YG25, E33, RV02, RV04, Pearls

Merry and Bright collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/6bgO6epBuBI.

For more tips on creating with the flower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.

Instructions: Click here to see additional photos of this project. Card size: 5 1/4" x 5 1/2" Start with a piece of white card stock 11 x 5 1/4", score at 5 1/2" and 8 1/4". Cut another piece of white card stock 5 1/2" x 5 1/4" (this will be the card front). Cut the top of the 5 1/2 x 5 1/4 with the Decorative Medallion die outer edge, also cut the bottom of the 11 x 5 1/4 (the 5 1/2" side) with the outer edge of the Medallion die. Cut 2 of the Decorative Medallion inside part from white and glue to the cut edges to match. Cut 2 large circles from dark pink decorative paper and 2 a bit smaller from light pink decorative paper. Glue circle pairs together and then glue 1 set to the inside bottom and glue the other set to the front at the bottom. Use Orchid Brilliance to sponge color on all the card edges. Glue the front (bottom half) to the 2 3/4" end of card base (be careful not to get glue on the other part of front or card base so that card opens and closes properly)

To decorate the easel card: stamp crystal stemmed bowl, string of beads, and 1 set of ornaments with VersaMark then emboss with silver embossing powder. Stamp greenery-pine boughs and holly leaves with Fern Green and sponge with Leaf Green, cut pine cones and ornament sticks (cut ornaments off) with Rich Cocoa and lightly sponge with the same ink. Stamp Festive Holly with black and color with Copic Markers. Stamp Merry Christmas with Magenta Hue. Stamp poinsettias with Magenta Hue and sponge color with Orchid Brilliance. Stamp holly clusters with Fern Green and sponge with Leaf Green. Die cut all pieces. Start inside by put down some pearl swirl embellishments, glue the Merry Christmas down toward the bottom and glue some of the Holly and berries (from Festive Holly and Cardinals) on each side of the circle die cuts. Glue some poinsettias down to make a stop for the card front (card will still lay mostly flat when closed). Add glitter to the flowers and leaves. The front: start by laying down some more pearl swirls then add stemmed crystal bowl with foam tape (leave very top tape free so that you can stick stems in). Glue and foam tape some Holly and Berries down to each side then start filling the crystal bowl with greenery, wood branches, ornaments, bead strands and pine cones. Add snow to all the greenery, branches and pine cones. Put together more flowers with stamen and glue down into bowl. Add glitter to flowers and greenery and also add silver Nuvo or Liquid Pearls to strands of beads. Allow to dry thoroughly before touching.

Gift Wrapped

Gift Wrapped

Other Products: White Cardstock.

For more tips on creating with the Merry and Bright collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/6bgO6epBuBI.

Instructions: Take cardstock size 3.375" x 10.75" and score at 3.375". Card size is 3.375" x 5.375" (Tent fold card). Take pattern paper from the Merry and Bright Collection distress the edges with archival ink-cactus flower and adhere on the cardstock.

Cut frame from Intricate Swirl Frames Die on white cardstock and paste it with Designer Dries Clear Adhesive. Now cut one more small die from Intricate Swirl Frames Die on white cardstock and add sentiment from Merry Little Christmas Cling Stamp Set, using archival ink-jet black as shown. Paste it with foam tape to give some dimension.

Next cut one sleigh picture from the collection and paste it with foam tape to give some dimension. Add some crystal glitter on the gifts.

O Christmas Tree

O Christmas Tree

Other Products: White Cardstock, Red Cardstock, Silver Mirror Cardstock, Pencil Color, White Gesso, Sisal Fiber, Hot glue gun, Tacky Tape, Clear Drying Glue.

For more tips on creating with the Merry and Bright collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/6bgO6epBuBI.

Instructions: Click here to view a large photo of this project. For creating the tree base choose pattern paper of your choice from the paper collection and trim it to the size of 11 x 11. Apply tacky tape to one side and roll to form a cone out of it. Mark 10 inch from the top and remove the excess part. Cut 1 inch strip of green and purple color pattern paper from the paper collection, distress the edges and roll around the cone alternatively as shown.

Cut Silver mirror cardstock using Sweetheart Borders Die and adhere it at the base and tip of the tree cone. Twist sisal fiber together and create small ball out of them, stick the ends using hot glue.

For the flowers - stamp red and green cardstock using Poinsettia & Holly Cluster Stamp with Black Archival ink and die cut with coordinating die. Shape the flowers using Groove Golf Tool Set. For the flower center use prills.

For the leaves - stamp white cardstock with the images from Snowy Pine Village cling stamp set and Merry and Bright Accents Cling Stamp Set using Archival ink Library Green. Die cut with coordinating die, color the images using Archival ink Olive and Color box ink olive pastel

Stamp white cardstock with pine and ornament images from Merry and Bright Accents Cling Stamp Set using Archival ink - Olive and die cut using coordinating die. Color the images using pencil colors.

Stamp the Merry Christmas sentiment from the Silent Night Scroll Cling Set using Archival ink Sepia, die cut using coordinating die and color the images using pencil colors. Apply glitter with clear drying glue.

Once all the elements are ready arrange them on the cone base as shown and apply glitter on the flowers with clear drying glue. Dry brush with white gesso randomly on the entire tree for a frosty feel.

Sparkling Holiday Blooms

Sparkling Holiday Blooms

Other Products: Dress My craft rainbow glitter powder, versamark embossing ink. Dress My craft Clear water droplets

For more tips on creating with the Merry and Bright collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/6bgO6epBuBI.

For more tips on creating with the flower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.

Instructions: Make card base from white card stock measuring 6" x 12 inches. Fold to make a 6" by 6" card base. Cut a 6 x 6 inch card panel design given in the Merry and Bright paper collection. Distress the edges with a paper distresser. Apply glue on the edges and add some glitter powder.

Cut another 6 inch card panel from the paper pack. Remove the outer frame with the help of paper knife. Distress the edges of the centre mat layer with paper distresser and apply glue. Repeat the process of adding glitter. Adhere this panel on the first mat layer using foam tape.

Distress the mat layer die cut for the decorative medallion die with Rose madder ink and add the medallion die cut. Add Glitter on the edges of the die cut. Adhere to the center of the card.

Cut the largest of the circle from the Eyelet circle die set with eyelets. Cut the next circle. For both circles, apply any pink colour and add glitter.Adhere on top of each other and adhere to the card front.

Cut the deer picture using circle die. See the size to be used as given on card. Mat it on bigger circle die cut. Distress and apply glitter on the edges.

Cut another small circle die cut. Stamp Christmas sentiment and mat it on bigger circle die cut. Distress the edges and add glitter. Adhere all of the circle die cut panels as shown on the card.

Stamp flowers and leaves from the poinsettia set and the snowy pine set. Colour with archival inks. Shape flowers in the 3d shaping mold. Shape the leaves with groove golf tools. Stamp the poinsettia flowers with versamark embossing ink on vellum. Add white embossing powder and heat set. Cut with coordinating die. Gently shape with groove golf tools. Layer the flowers and add prills.

Arrange all the flowers and leaves on the card front on the top right. Finish by adding some clear water droplets wherever needed.

Christmas Peonies

Christmas Peonies

Other Products: Glue Gun, Embossing Tool, Dare 2B Artzy Black Hybrid Ink, Red Versafine Ink

Instructions: Score a piece of white cardstock to 7.25 x 5.25" use your bone folder to get a nice crease. (set aside) Take the paper collection and cut a sheet of paper to 5 x 7"  for your card front.

Take your black ink and stamp your sentiment on the front of your card.

For the flowers you will stamp your peonies using the large and small sets. Using red versafine ink stamp a total of 4 smaller peonies and 2 large, which you will then layer on top each other staggered. Pierce the centers and add assorted stamens. Then apply some frosting powder to the tips of the flowers. Stamp the leaves on green paper from the collection using black ink and shape.

Align your complete flowers and leaves as desired at the bottom edge of your card to complete the look.

Country Christmas

Country Christmas

Other Products: Card stock, white; burlap; ribbon; Stickles, Diamond; Wink of Stella, clear; hot glue; foam tape; pom pom trim

For more tips on creating with the O Holy Night collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/UWDeK6soJ0E.

For more tips on creating with the Merry and Bright collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/6bgO6epBuBI.

For more tips on creating with the border dies & foldout cards, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/wxX94X84kUo.

Instructions: From white card stock, cut a piece 9 1/2" x 6", fold in half. From the design paper, cut a piece of red 4 5/8" x 5 7/8", adhere to front of card. From a 12" x 12" sheet of design paper with wood grain, cut a piece 4 1/2" x 5 3/4", adhere to card. From white card stock, cut a piece 2 1/2" x 4 1/2", die cut with the Borders Essential Die. Trim piece to 2 1/4" x 4 1/2". Cut a piece from the design paper with wood grain, 1 3/4" x 4 1/2". Adhere to white die cut piece.

From red design paper, cut 3 pieces 1 1/2" square. Cut out the images from the design paper and adhere 3 to the red squares. To the 1 3/4" x 4 1/2" wood grain piece, add the images on the left and right and then add the center image with foam tape. Add this piece to the card front, 1/2" down from the top. Add Stickles to top and bottom of edge. Accent the images with Wink of Stella.

Stamp the pine branch from the Snowy Pine Village stamp set on white card stock with Cottage Ivy and the greenery from the Merry and Bright Accents stamp set with Bamboo Leaves. Stamp the pine cone with Saddle Brown. Cut a piece of burlap 2 3/4" x 2 1/4", fray the edges.

Create the cluster of greenery, stamens, image, pom pom trim and ribbon on the burlap with hot glue. Cut out the 'Joy' tag and add. Accent the snowflakes with Stickles.

Bringing Home the Tree

Bringing Home the Tree

Other Products: Dowel, Gesso, Red Seam binding, Acrylic paint Copper, Silver Sticker sheet, White Cardstock, red cardstock, Black cardstock, Silver cardstock, Big Flat back Rhinestones, Pipe cleaners, Cutting Machine,Red Stickles, svg file https://www.simplycraftysvgs.com/shop/3d_designs/pickup-truck/

Click here to see how to put the truck together. 

Instructions: Click here to view a larger photo of the truck. Cut out the Truck File with your Cutting Machine out of all the cardstock and Design Paper, you can also use a different color for your truck! See the Video how to put it together! Put some Clear cardstock in the windows if you like! Put some Flat back Rhine stones on your Mirrors and lights, and some Red stickles on your back lights. Cut the name Heartfelt Creations out of the paper and glue this on your License Plates

Take a piece of scratch cardstock and fold it double, now draw a half tree against the folding line you can make it as Long as you want, cut it out, if you unfold it you have a whole tree, place this tree on your design paper and cut 5 off them. Now fold them in half and glue them on top of each other, when you did the last one, now take your dowel, ink it with the Rich Cocoa and glue it in the center of your tree, now you can close your tree with glue. Ink all the edges with bamboo Leaves and it is ready to go in the back of the truck!

Take your Pipe Cleaner and make a circle of it, stamp with Rich Cocoa the Pinecone Branch from the Snowy Pine Village Stamps on White cardstock and Color them with bamboo leaves, Cut them out with the coordinating die and glue them down on the Pipe Cleaner Circle, Stamp some Pine cones with the Rich Cocoa and the Merry and bright Accent stamp on White Cardstock and Color them with Rich Cocoa and Sepia and cut them out with the coordinating die, Glue these on top of the Pine cone branches in a circle. Take your gesso and make some Pine cones white on 1 side, take a sponge and put some glue on it now dab this on your little wreath and sprinkle some Frosting powder on it and melt it with the heat tool. Glue the whole wreath on the hood of your car, make a nice bow and place this on top of the wreath. Ink all the edges of your car with Sepia and some Copper Acrylic paint. Enjoy The Ride!!!

Frolicking Frosty

Frolicking Frosty

Other Products: White Cardstock, Red Cardstock, Ultrafine glitter, 3d Adhesive.

For more tips on creating with the Snow Kissed collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/Wu5Z81llDWE.

Instructions: Cut your white cardstock 10" x 6" for your base card, fold in half and use a bone folder for a clean line. Cut your white cardstock 4 1/2" x 5 1/2" and one more white mat 3 1/4" x 1 1/4". Cut your red cardstock 4 3/4" x 5 3/4" and 3 1/2" x 1 1/2". Adhere your large white mat to its matching red mat.

Stamp your sentiment onto your small white mat, adhere to its matching red mat. Stamp your trees using your Snow Kissed Spruce Stamp using your black archival ink on white cardstock, stamp each size tree once and cut out with coordinating dies. Using your snowman stamp with the tree scene, stamp your base white card stock first and then stamp a second snowman on red cardstock, die cut the red snowman with the coordinating die then fussy cut out the beanie, mittens and the skates.

Assemble your card, adhere your largest tree flat onto your scene at the back first. Using 3d adhesive adhere your 2 other trees. Adhere your fussy cut red pieces flat over the stamped snowman. Highlight the trees with Designer dries white glue and apply ultrafine glitter over the top to create snow. Repeat this step at the bottom of the snowman to create a snow scene. Decorate with stickles as desired. When dry adhere your sentiment in place using 3d adhesive.

To create a different design, just use the other snowman in your Frolicking Frosty Stamp set and use alternate coloured cardstock.

Hello Sunshine

Hello Sunshine

Other Products: White and Black cardstock, foam dots, distressing tool,

For more tips on creating with the flower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.

To see how to shape the peony, watch the video at https://youtu.be/L9_MLkvpGPQ.

Instructions: Prepare a 6 1/4 x 6 1/4" White card base topped with a 6 x 6" black piece of cardstock. Pick a piece of paper from the Singing in the Rain pack and cut down 1/4 inch smaller, destress all 4 sides, add foam dots to the back and adhere to card.

Cut 2 of the Ornate borders and one of the Botanical Windows out of black cardstock. Adhere the 2 Ornate borders to the back of one of the 4 x 5" card fronts, add foam dots to the back and adhere to card. Add the Botanical Window on top of that. Stamp the leaves on white cardstock with the Olive ink, color in with the Leaf Green, cut out with the matching die, run the mold through the die cut machine, then ink the edges with the Emerald Green ink and adhere to the lower left side of the card using dries clear adhesive. Stamp the flowers on white cardstock with the Plum ink, color in with the Magenta Hue very lightly, cut out with the matching die, place in the floral Basics mold and run through the machine. Ink the edges with the Vibrant Fuchsia ink, finish shaping the flowers, add stamens to the center and adhere to the card as shown.

Stamp the Songs of spring on white, color in with some blue ink, cut out using the matching die, fussy cut the 2 birds off and adhere to the card.

To finish add the sentiment tag and glitter to the leaves and flowers.

So Thankful

So Thankful

Other Products: Rhinestones and pearls.

For more tips on creating with the flower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.

Instructions: Die cut a 5" x 7" white card base using Eyelet Rectangle & Basics Die and White Cardstock. Die cut a piece of pattern paper from Flowering Dogwood Paper Collection using the second largest die from the same die set. Adhere this on the card base. Die cut a piece of 4 1/4" x 5 1/2" White Cardstock and 4" x 5 1/4" pattern paper used above using the dies from the same set. Adhere them together and then on the card base using Darice Adhesive Foam Strips.

Die cut white cardstock pieces using the eyelet die from Eyelet Rectangle & Basics Die, Eyelet Lace Frames Die, 4 thank you die cuts using Butterfly Kisses Decorative Die and 2 borders using Border Essentials Die and Window Box Elements Die. Adhere the borders as shown. Stack and adhere the thank you die cuts together. Cut a piece of Vellum using the same Eyelet Rectangle & Basics Die and adhere it behind the die cut frame. Adhere the Eyelet Lace Frames Diecut and thank you die cut on top of the vellum as shown.

Stamp the flowers from Flowering Dogwood Cling Stamp Set on a piece of white cardstock using Vibrant Fuchsia Archival Ink. Ink them using the same ink and Stack and Store Daubers. Die cut the flowers using the matching dies from Flowering Dogwood Die. Shape them using Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit. Add the pink stamens from Bright Pearl Stamens to the flower centers.

Stamp the leaves from Leafy Accents Cling Stamp Set using Olive Archival Ink and color them using Leaf Green Archival Ink and Stack and Store Daubers. Die cut them using the matching dies from Leafy Accents Die and use Leafy Accents Shaping Mold to shape them.

Arrange and adhere the flowers and leaves as shown. Add few green stamens from Pastel Bead Stamens to the flower arrangement. Add a ladybug made using Ebony Black and Red Berry Nuvo Crystal Drops to one of the leaves. Add few rhinestones and pearls to add finishing touches.

Wedding Wishes

Wedding Wishes

Other Products: Versamark, Tonic nuvo liquid mercury crystal drops, White card, Crystal gems, Toasted rose chalk cloud ink, Old Olive ink pad - stampin up, Mirri card, 1 -1.5" white lace, Double sided tape, Hot glue, Strong wet glue

For more tips on creating with the flower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.

Instructions: Score a 6.25" x 12.5" piece of white card at 6.25" to give you a square card base.

Cut a 6" square piece of mirri card and a 5.75" piece of paper from the pad. Ink the edges of the paper with toasted rose and adhere to the mirri card.

Colour 2 x 7" strips of white lace with the chalk cloud ink and allow to dry. Once dry wrap around the card on 2 sides leaving a thin boarder of pattern paper showing. Secure in place with double sided tape and adhere to the card base using strong wet glue.

Make the leaves: Stamp onto white card using the old olive ink and die cut. Place the die cut face down onto the shaping mold and spray with water. Place the lid of the mold on top and run through the die cutting machine. Remove from the mold and allow to dry.

Make the flowers: Stamp in versamark and cover with bridal tinsel, remove excess powder and heat to set. Die cut the flowers and colour the reverse using chalk cloud ink. Shape the flowers using the flower shaping kit and adhere 2 layers of different sized petals together using wet glue. Add crystal drops to the centre of the flowers and sprinkle with prills - remove excess and allow to dry and harden.

Position the flowers and leaves onto the card using hot glue.

Cut the sentiment from the paper pad and shape. Add to the card using hot glue and add a small blossom at the top of the sentiment.

Lavender Rose Garden

Lavender Rose Garden

Other Products: black card stock

For more tips on creating with the Classic Rose collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/Z8P070kC3oo.

For more tips on creating with the flower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.

Instructions: Finished card measures 7.5 x 5.5", cut out in white cardstock. Cut out black mat, slightly smaller than card base, cut out lilac paper from the Lilac Paper Collection, slightly smaller than black mat. Cut out two of the Regal Borders and Pockets Die in white cardstock. Cut out house from Paper Collection to fit in the Regal Borders and Pockets Die and mat in black cardstock, distress and adhere all layers to card base.

Stamp Classic Rose stamps in Wisteria, sponge centers with Fern Green, cut out with corresponding dies, sponge outsides of petals with Wisteria and sculpt with the 3D Rose Shaping Mold. Stamp small roses with Summer Sky, sponge middles with Fern Green, cut out with corresponding dies, sponge outsides of petals with Summer Sky and sculpt with the 3D Rose Shaping Mold, add a pale yellow bead stamen to each small blue flower. See video on tips of sculpting the Classic Rose. Sponge roses with adhesive and cover with Crystal Clear glitter.

Stamp the boughs from the Snowy Pine Village, cut out with corresponding dies. Sponge the boughs with Fern Green and then sponge around the outsides with Library Green. Sculpt with Flower Shaping Essentials.

Stamp and sponge Leafy Accents in Bamboo Leaves and cut out with corresponding dies. Sculpt with the 3D Leafy Accents Mold.

Stamp gate from the Festive Gate Stamp set in black, cut out with corresponding dies and sponge edges in Black. Adhere half of gate to left side of card with foam tape as seen in picture.

Stamp wildflowers from the Backyard Blossoms and the puffballs from the Rain Boots and Blossoms in Black and sponge in Cactus Flower and Summer Sky as shown in picture.

Adhere flowers and foliage as shown. Adhere sentiment tag from paper collection with rose bud and leaf to top right corner.

Faithful Flight

Faithful Flight

Other Products: Smooth white cardstock (Get Inspired), Vellum paper (Get Inspired), white embossing powder (Ranger), versamark, Sparkling dust, Black micro beads (ranger), Distress oxide faded jeans

For more tips on creating with the Butterfly Dreams collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/uCKKJfAQFHA.

For more tips on creating with theflower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.

Instructions: Ready side fold card measures 5.5" x 7.5". Take a smooth whitet cardstock measuring 11" x 7.5", score at 5.5" to create a side fold card. To prepare the card mats first choose a paper from the designer paper collection and cut a piece measuring 5.25" x 7.25" and layer it on the ready card base. Further, choose another paper from the same collection and cut a piece measuring 5" x 7" and layer it on the white cardstock, 1/16" of an inch bigger on all 4 sides. Layer this panel on the card. Cut a piece of white cardstock using Intricate Swirl Frames die and layer it on the pattern paper. Cut a window using pen knife. Layer the frame using dimensional tape as shown.

Stamp flowers using cactus flower ink on the flower making paper and cut with coordinating die. Color the flowers using leaf green ink and cactus flower ink. Shape the flowers using Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit. Apply glossy accent in the center of the flowers and set the black micro beads. Stamp some leaves using olive green ink and cut with coordinating die. Color the leaves using leaf green and olive green ink. Shape the leaves using shaping mold. Arrange the flowers and leaves on the card and glue them using hot melted glue.

Stamp butterfly on the vellum paper using VersaMark and heat embossit with white embossing powder. Cut with coordinating die and color it using distress oxide faded jeans and cactus flower ink. Arrange the butterfly using dimensional tape as shown. For the finished look, apply sparkling dust on the flowers using adhesive that dries clear.

Sooo Bee-utiful

Sooo Bee-utiful

Other Products: 3D foam tape, , hot glue gun, gallery soft oil pastels, Luggage and Tags Die (Retired)

For more tips on creating with the Sweet as Honey collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/89nlTDw3kOE.

For more tips on creating with the foam paper & stamens, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/Oma6ctVmUD0.

Instructions: Create card base using white pearlised paper and Intricate Swirl Frames. Cut a piece of paper from the Butterfly Dreams Paper Collection using a Intricate Swirl Frames and adhere to the card base using Dries Clear Adhesive. Cut the Frame a Card Intricate Swirl Frames Die from paper collections and adhere to the card base using 3D foam tape for dimension. Stamp little crown Honey Bee Maidens Die and cut die using the coordinating dies, coulor it using gallery soft pastels. Stamp bees using Sweet as Honey Cling Stamp Set and cut die using the coordinating dies, coulor using gallery soft pastels. Adhere to the card base using 3D foam tape for dimension.

Stamp the Flowering Dogwood on foam paper with with Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Garden Patina and cut using the coordinating dies. Colour with Gallery soft oil pastels 224, 241. You will need 2-3 petals for each flower to create flowers.

Use an iron or heat gun to heat the petals and then shape using your fingers. Layer the petals together using the hot glue gun making sure to offset them and use a paper piercer to make a hole in the middle and pull through the stamens. Add a little hot glue to the underside of the flower to adhere (watch tutorial). Sponge the petals with dries clear adhesive and sprinkle glitter.

Stamp the leaves using Leafy Accents Cling Stamp Set on the white paper with StazOn Ink Pad - Olive Green, cut out with the coordinating die, shade use this same ink and shape. Shape leaves using Leafy Accents Shaping Mold as shown on the video.

Adhere the flowers and leaves to the card using a hot glue gun

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LILIANA HURST
Thank you very much for all this ideas for so many beautiful cards, I have almost all the kits, I love HFC products , always deliver perfect results, and with all this tutorials mafe us the customers so happy and confident to have beautiful gifts to our families and friends, is the reazon I always recomended HFC products, no only have quality of papers and dies but free creative ideas.
Wednesday 29th of August 2018 08:54 AM
PEGGY
I adore squirrels. I have dreamed of a squirrel collection from Heartfelt. I can't wait for the debut.
Wednesday 29th of August 2018 09:04 AM
JUNE
Super amazing cards. Lots of inspiration to get us crafting. Thank you.
Wednesday 29th of August 2018 09:50 AM
MARTIE ROLLIN
Cheryl's Wedding Wishes card is absolutely gorgeous!! Her sophisticated color choices and well designed floral display are the project highlight for this week! Lovely work!
Wednesday 29th of August 2018 05:51 PM
FLORESSA F THOMPSON
First I would like to said " Happy 21 st Birthday Heartfelt Creations " Looking Good!!! Im so excited!! Looking at all the different projects. I can't decide on which one I want to try first, Every flower, every card and Perfectly placed embellishment. I cant just pick one thing,, Like always I must have it all,, And a new Mold, oh my!!
Friday 31st of August 2018 08:33 AM
BEVERLY VANDERWERF
Wishing you a very Happy 21st Birthday Heartfelt! You make such a beautiful line for us to drool over and have to have it all. I love every single thing I’ve gotten from Heartfelt Creations. May you be blessed with many more wonderful Birthdays!!
Friday 31st of August 2018 10:58 PM