Debuting the Sea Breeze Collection

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Debuting the Sea Breeze Collection

Wednesday October 9, 2019
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Debuting Sea Breeze

Hi Friend,
How is your week going? Today's the day Sea Breeze Collection becomes available to everyone. Enjoy the peace and tranquility that the sea breeze carries, as you immerse yourself in the beauty and solitude of the new Sea Breeze Collection!

Special Savings: The Sea Breeze I Want It All has a 10% discount, only available until September 14th or while supplies last! Your new collection will arrive packaged in a transparent zipper bag with hot pink trim, great for keeping organized and a FREE full color instruction inspiration sheet is included in every I Want It All!. Get yours today to ensure that you don't miss out on this special savings!

What crafters are saying about this collection:

  • This collection is gorgeous and I can't wait to get my hands on it! I love the colors and they look like water paintings. ~Doris Mar
  • Oh ,you did it again, this is a collection that everyone must have, we always want a male cards, out of the simple cards, and this new collection is just amazing for all the boys in our family, and we can do so many different models !!! Thank you for this collection it is something that I really love. ~Liliana Hurst

The design team members are showcasing many different ways to use this new collection along with a video that will teach you how to create sea scapes the EZ way .
Happy Crafting, Emma Lou

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Creative Inspiration of the Week

Sandy Point Seashore

Sandy Point Seashore

Other Products: Dimensional adhesive, paper trimmer, scissors, die cutting machine, funnel tray

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: Cut a piece of white cardstock to 12 x 6" size, score and fold at 6" to create card base. Cut an ocean scene from the Sea Breeze paper collection to 5 7/8 x 5 7/8" size. Lightly sponge the edges of panel with Garden Patina ink and attach onto card base. Use the HCD1-7157 Eyelet Oval & Basics Large Die to diecut the largest plain oval from the ocean scene paper. Now diecut the largest eyelet and plain oval from white cardstock, creating oval frame. 

Stamp the lighthouse (3x), seaside fence, and sandpipers from HCPC-3890 Sea Breeze Harbor Cling Stamp Set in Jet Black ink onto white cardstock and diecut with matching die. For two of the lighthouses, only diecut the rocks. Stamp canoe, seashells, and clouds (3x), from HCPC-3891 Sand and Sunsets Cling Stamp Set in Jet Black ink onto white cardstock and diecut with matching die. Stamp sea grass from HCPC-3892 A Day at Sea Cling Stamp Set in Jet Black ink onto white cardstock and diecut with matching die. Stamp the ‘Just for You’ sentiment from HCPC-3845 Just For You Sentiments Cling Stamp Set in Manganese Blue onto white cardstock and diecut with second smallest arrow from HCD1-7204 Arrows and Banner Die.

Use the Stack and Store daubers and zig markers to color the images. For the clouds use Magenta Hue, Manganese Blue and French Ultramarine. For the rocks, use the Sepia and a touch of French Ultramarine and mid gray Zig marker. For the sandpipers, use Sepia, Sunflower and Fern green. For the seaside fence, use blender and Zig markers, flesh colour, pale pink, mid gray, light gray, brown, mid green and olive green. Use the same greens for sea grass. Use the flesh colour and pale pink for the seashells. Use the flesh color, pale pink, brown and a touch of carnation red ink on the canoe. For the lighthouse, use the pale pink, flesh color, light gray, mid gray, mid green, olive green and the Manganese Blue and French Ultramarine inks. Trim off the point of arrow, lightly sponge the edges with Manganese Blue ink.

Lightly shape the seashells, canoe, rocks, sea grass, and sandpipers with the stylus from Deluxe Flower Shaping kit. Now layer some of the clouds onto the ‘sky’ of ocean scene oval. Then use dimensional adhesive to layer lighthouse onto the oval. Use dimensional adhesive to attach the eyelet oval frame onto oval. Layer the rest of the clouds onto the ‘sky’ of card base. Attach oval onto card base. Attach sentiment onto top left of card. Use glue and dimensional adhesive to attach the rest of the images as shown. Use the Dries Clear glue along with Crystal glitter to add a touch of sparkle over card as desired.

Sea Breeze Harbor

Sea Breeze Harbor

Other Products: Poupon glitter, cheese cloth, dimensional adhesive, paper trimmer, scissors, die cutting machine, funnel tray

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: Cut a piece of white cardstock to 12 x 6" size, score and fold at 6" to create card base. Use from the HCD2-7189 Eyelet Rectangle & Basics Die, diecutting the fifth largest plain rectangle from the front fold of card base at an angle. Stamp the clouds from HCPC-3891 Sand and Sunsets Cling Stamp Set in Garden Patina ink onto top left corner and middle right of card base. Stamp off the clouds each time on scrap paper before stamping on the card base to create a softer image. Pair the largest eyelet rectangle with sixth largest plain rectangle, diecutting two frames from white cardstock. Sponge the edges of one of eyelet frames with Tiger Lily ink and the other with Garden Patina ink. Accent both frames with Crystal Lacquer to give it an ocean splashed look. Set aside frames to dry. Sponge the edges of card base with Garden Patina ink, except for a very bottom section of card. Lightly sponge the bottom with Tea Rose and Sunflower ink to create a sandy beach look. Sponge over the cloud areas with Tiger Lily and Sunflower to create a sunset look. Fill in the rest of sky with Garden Patina and light touches of Sunflower. Cut a 6 x 6" sunset card panel from the paper collection, trimming off the outer border so that panel size is 4 1/8 x 4 1/8". Stamp the Happy Birthday sentiment from HCPC-3843 Special Birthday Sentiments Cling Stamp Set in Coffee ink onto panel. Attach panel onto the inside of card behind opening. Interlock eyelet frames and attach around the edges of opening.

Stamp the lighthouse image from HCPC-3890 Sea Breeze Harbor Cling Stamp Set using Nautical Blue ink onto white cardstock and diecut with matching die. Stamp the seagull on post from same stamp set in Sepia ink onto white cardstock and diecut with matching die. Stamp the seaside fence two times from the same stamp set ink Coffee ink onto white cardstock and diecut with matching die. Stamp the canoe from HCPC-3891 Sand and Sunsets Cling Stamp Set Stamp in Red Geranium ink onto white cardstock and diecut with matching die. Stamp the set of flying seagulls from same stamp set in Sepia ink onto white cardstock and diecut with matching die.

Use the Stack and Store daubers to color the images. For the lighthouse scene, use all the inks except Tea Rose. For the seaside fences, use Tea Rose and Sunflower on the sand. Use Coffee on the stones, use Garden Patina and Vivid Chartreuse on the grasses. For the canoe, use Tiger Lily and Coffee. For the seagull and post, use Garden Patina, Vivid Chartreuse, Coffee, Tiger Lily, and Red Geranium. For the flying seagulls, use a light touch of Garden Patina. Cut a 4 1/2 x 1 1/4" strip of cheesecloth and sponge with a touch of the Garden Patina ink. Dab the cheesecloth with Dries Clear glue, then sprinkle with Crystal Clear and Poupon. Set aside to dry.

Lightly shape the lighthouse, fence, canoe and seagulls with the stylus from Deluxe Flower Shaping kit. Trim off a section of one of the fences. Trim off bottom sand section of seagull post. Use glue and dimensional adhesive to attach lighthouse onto the inside of card behind opening. Use glue and dimensional adhesive to attach the rest of the images onto card as shown. Cut apart the cheesecloth and tuck underneath fences as shown. Dab some Dries Clear glue over the fences, and sprinkle with Rajni’s Crystal Clear. Use the same technique and sprinkle with Poupon glitter on the sand, sunset and rest of card as desired. Add droplets of glue over the sand and cheesecloth, and sprinkle with Seas the day prills. Apply Crystal Lacquer over the water on the lighthouse scene on the inside of card.

Whiling Away at the Shore

Whiling Away at the Shore

 

Other Products: Cream and white cardstock, foam squares, scissors, paper trimmer, distress tool, score board

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: Card size is 5 1/2 x 7 1/2”. Cut cream cardstock to 11 x 7 1/2”, score and fold at 5 1/2”. Cut two panels from paper collection each being slightly smaller. Glue the largest panel directly onto card base using dries clear glue. On the smaller panel, distress the edges using a paper distresser and adhere onto card using dries clear glue. Cut a third sheet from paper collection slightly smaller, then cut into 1” strips. Distress the edges of these strips, and adhere onto card base using foam squares.

Using the coral paper from collection, die cut using two Intricate swirls dies to create a frame, ink the edges with Carnation Red ink. Cut a beach scene from paper collection to fit into opening of frame. Adhere frame onto background using several layers of foam, then adhere frame onto card base.

Stamp fence onto white cardstock using Frost White ink, emboss with Aged Ivory embossing powder, heat set. Stamp sailboat, canoe x2, seagull x2 and grass x2 using black ink onto white cardstock. Die cut using coordinating dies. Use dauber to color the sand with Tea Rose and Coffee ink, water with French Ultramarine, foliage with Leaf Green, rocks with Jet Black ink, boats with Coffee ink. Finally add Carnation Red and Sunflower ink onto seagull scene. Use Dove Blender along with Jet Black ink to add shadowing to sails and seagull. Shape all the images using Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit.

On cream cardstock, apply Coffee ink onto one word of sentiment stamp, and stamp on cream paper. Clean stamp and stamp, and repeat until you have three separate words stamped on your paper. Die cut words using arrow dies, then shape slightly by wrapping arrow around stylus. Cut a 1/2” strip for post, then adhere arrows on post to represent a sign using foam adhesive.

Adhere images as shown, using lots of foam adhesive to create dimension. Apply glue to sponge and dab along frame, then sprinkle Krystallos glass shards, and tap off. Use glue tip to apply more glue throughout card, apply Krystallos glass shards and allow to dry.

Surf, Sand and Fun

Surf, Sand and Fun

Other Products: Waterbrush, Cardstock (White, Cream), String (Fish Net), Woood Button, Seashells, Dried Seaweed, Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L (Thin 3D Foam Squares, 3D Foam Squares, Adhesive Dots Micro, Adhesive Dots Medium, E-Z Runner Ultra), Creative Embellishments Chipboard Wreath

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: Click here to view a larger photo of this prject. Cut a piece of the sunset colored patterned paper that is 12 x 9.” This is the middle of the layout. Cut 2 pieces of the tan patterned paper that are 2.5 x 12” and tear one edge of each. Add a strip of cream cardstock that is also torn to the tan patterned paper strips. Adhere these to the top and bottom of the sunset patterned paper to create the 12x12 background. Color the chipboard wreath using brown ink (StazOn - Timber Brown) and adhere to the middle of the layout using Adhesive Dots. Find and cut out the “This is My Happy Place” sentiment and adhere to the bottom right hand corner of the layout using 3D foam squares. Mat the photo using white cardstock. Adhere within the wreath using 2 layers of foam squares.

Stamp and die cut 2 sets of the clouds, lighthouse scene, and beach fence using brown ink onto white cardstock (StazOn - Timber Brown). Stamp and die cut 1 of the beach post and seagulls. I added color to all of the images using Zig Clean Color Markers and a water brush. Lighthouse Scene- Brown, Mid Brown, Light Grey, Olive Green, Deep Green, Cobalt Blue, Light Carmine, Orange, Grey, Deep Blue, Mid Grey. Clouds- Cobalt Blue, Orange, Light Carmine. Fence- Grey, Light Grey, Mid Grey, Olive Green, Mid Green, Beige. Post and Bird- Light Grey, Mid Grey, Olive Green, Mid Green, Beige, Carmine Red, Yellow. Add the die cut rocks to the full image of the lighthouse scene using Thin 3D Foam Squares. Add the sand to the fence image using Thin 3D foam Squares.

Adhere the clouds to the right and left of the wreath. Add a single sea gull to the right of the wreath. Add the fence image and the post image to the right of the wreath overlapping each other slightly. Add the lighthouse image to the left of the wreath.

Add the fish net, seashells and seaweed pieces along the bottom of the matted photo and colored images.

Sailing Away

Sailing Away

Other Products: White cardstock, Neenah solar white cardstock, Corrugated sheet, distress ink, jute twine, cheesecloth, 

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: Ready side fold card measures 8.5" × 6.5". First choose a pattern paper from designer paper collection and cut a piece measuring 8.25” × 6.25”. Distress the edges with distressing tool and pumice stone distress ink. Mat it on ready card base. Adhere cheesecloth. Choose another paper from same designer collection and cut a piece measuring 8” × 6”. Adhere it on white cardstock which is 1/8 of an inch bigger on all four sides. Punch eyelets on right side of card and add jute twine as shown. Mat it on card base. Tear a corrugated sheet and glue it on card. Cut 3 tags from the pattern paper using tickets and tag die. Tie jute twine on tag and glue on card as shown. Cut 3 rings from pattern paper using circle die, add jute twine and glue as shown in the picture. Cut two arrows using Arrows and Banner die and glue. 

Create a shadow box from white cardstock using Cut Mat & Create 2A die measuring 4.75” × 5.75”. Take a piece of Neenah solar white cardstock measuring 4.5" × 5.5". Create a sea beach scene using distress ink. Mat it inside the shadow box to create window scene. Stamp light house, boat image and birds on watercolor paper using black archival. Paint images with zig markers and cut with coordinating dies. Glue images inside the box to complete window scene. Cut pattern paper according to the size of shadow box and cover that. Glue shadow box on card as shown. 

Stamp some more images using black archival and coffee archival. Paint and cut with coordinating dies. Glue images on shadow box to embellish it. Cut a sentiment strip from same collection and mat it on white cardstock. Then use some discarded border pieces from the Intricate Swirl Frames to layer behind sentiment. Distress the edges with pumice stone ink and glue sentiment as shown. For finished look, apply glitter on images using adhesive that dries clear. 

Exploring the Seaside

Exploring the Seaside

Other Products: Off-White Cardstock, Black Cardstock, Paper Trimmer, Brads, Die Cutting Machine, Distress Ink Vintage Photo, Rusty Hinge, Hot Glue Gun, Burlap.

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: The ready top fold card measures, 6.2” by 9.5”. Cut panel of black cardstock measuring 6” x 9.1”  and adhere it on card using  foam strips, choose second panel from paper collection measuring 5.6” x 8.7” shade the edges with vintage photo ink and adhere it on black panel using glue. Cut another panel from off-white cardstock measuring 4.7” x 8” shade with vintage photo and rusty hinge ink. Stamp bird images with archival ink and adhere this panel on to the last panel.

Stamp all required images with black archival ink, color with zig markers, diecut and set aside.

Place burlap piece on the left side of the card, cut 2 tags from paper collection, add brads and place as shown.

Arrange all ready images as shown and add sentiment from paper collection.

Celebrating at the Beach House

Celebrating at the Beach House

Other Products: White cardstock, ribbon, square punch 1” and 1 1/4", cord blue and ivory, smoky Oxide ink, foam sheet. Foam tape, Copic Markers: B21, B24, BG11, RV11, V12, V15, Y21, Y24, R17, R29, C2, C3, W3, W5, E81, E84, Y11, Y15, Y38, R81, white Gel Pen. 

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o. 

Instructions: Card size: 6 x 6”. Cut blue decorative paper to 5 3/4 x 5 3/4".  Cut white cardstock 4 x 5 3/4" then score every 1/4" to make bead board. Cut a thin 1/4" white strip and glue it to the top as chair rail, sponge with gray then glue it to the blue panel leaving 1 3/4” blue at the top. Cut window out. Cut a piece of foam sheet 5 1/2 x 5 1/2" and cut the window out of it as well then glue the foam sheet to the back of wall panel. Cut a piece of white cardstock a little larger than the window opening and sponge it with blue, pink and orange sunset colors.

Stamp the sunset and small lighthouse, extra clouds and tiny flying birds, die cut then color with Copics. Glue the sunset to the white sponged panel, glue on extra clouds, then foam tap lighthouse. Glue the decorated panel to the back of the foam so that scene shows through window. Stamp the window frame and cut it out then cut out all but the top 3 square sections (leave these as a decorative element). Glue the frame onto opening.

Punch 2 white 1 1/4" square and 2 1” squares out of tan. Glue 1 tan to each white square, then glue individual shells onto them as beach art for the house. Tie a knot from blue cord also as a decoration for the house. Make a window treatment from blue striped ribbon and glue it to the top of window. Make 2 chairs and window bench with white cardstock and stripe it with strips of 1/8” blue decorative paper. Use ivory cord to trim it out like piping.

Stamp Happy Birthday onto vellum with Danube Blue Memento and let dry (use a heat gun to speed up drying).  Cut fish tails at ends and glue it to the window bench. Add glitter to scene outside the window. Glue finished card front to a 12 x 6” piece of white cardstock folded to 6 x 6”.

Anchor's Away

Anchor's Away

Other Products: Smooth White Cardstock, Foam Dots, Die Cutting Machine, Score Board, Kraft Card-stock

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: The ready top fold card from smooth white card stock measures, 7" by 7". Take a card stock measuring 14” by 7”. Score at 7" on long side and fold. Choose 6" by 6" panel from the paper collection, distress all the edges and mat an extra layer of kraft cardstock creating a delicate border of 1/4" on all the sides.

Choose the card panel from the designer paper collection and cut the image edge to edge. Mat the image on the white cardstock and cut creating a delicate border of 1/16" on all sides.

Next stamp the images from A Day at Sea Cling Stamp Set on white card stock using archival black ink and color the images using Zig Clean Clear Brush Markers, Cut the images using their coordinating dies. and stack an extra die-cut to both the images to add extra strength. Layer these painted images on the ready designer panel adding dimensions with foam dots.

Stamp two rope images from A Day at Sea Cling Stamp Set with Coffee Archival ink on Kraft Cardstock and cut them using its coordinating die. Adhere these behind the ready card panel as shown. Also, stamp the sentiment from Just for You Sentiment stamp using Plum Archival ink and cut it using Large Circle Basic Die Set. Cut the sentiment in 2 halves and adhere it under the focal image as shown.

Once all the elements are ready, assemble the card as shown and finish the card by adding dry jute, Expresso prills, and Rajni Chawla's Frosting Powder.

A Day on the Coast

A Day on the Coast

Other Products: Copic markers, white cardstock

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

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

Instructions: Create a 6 x 6” card base. Cut out a piece of teal designer paper from the Sea Breeze Paper Collection to fit and adhere to the card base. Cut out a square with the brown paper that is 4.5 x 4.5”, use the square die from the Cut Mat Create 2 B Die to cut out the center of the frame. Cut out a piece of scenery paper with blue and yellow sky to fit in frame, adhere frame with foam tape with scenery paper behind.

Stamp the asters from the Wild Aster Cling Stamp Set in Garden Patina and sponge with same, cut out with coordinating dies, sculpt with the Floral Basics Shaping Mold.  Add yellow stamens and glitter.

Stamp the leaves from the Wild Aster Scroll & Cluster Cling Stamp Set in Bamboo Leaves and sponge with the same, cut out with corresponding dies and sculpt.

Stamp the fence, lighthouse and bird from the Sea Breeze Harbor Cling Stamp Set, the clouds from the Sand and Sunsets Cling Stamp Set in Jet Black and color with copic markers and cut out with corresponding dies. Adhere in frame with foam tape.  

Cut out 4 of the corners with the Elegant Pocket Accents Die in white card stock and sponge with Cocoa and Nuvo Indian Gold Mousse. Adhere to the corners of the frame, adhere flowers to the bottom right corner.

Beach Beauty

Beach Beauty

Other Products: Die cutting machine, cheesecloth, Gutermann sewing thread, water mister, hot glue gun, hot glue, scissors, Crafter’s workshop stencil, modeling paste, flair Cuts2luv, Prima lace, old book sheet, seashell, ribbon, watercolor pencils staedtler, funnel tray.

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: Click here to view a larger photo of this project. Take a light green 12 x 12” sheet from the Sea Breeze Collection paper. Cut it to have a 10 x 10” square paper. Lightly distress the edge with a tool designed for this purpose or simply use the blade of a scissor. Add gesso randomly and non-accurately all around your paper using a spatula. With a dots stencil, add a little bit of modeling paste to give dimension to your background. Glue this paper on a 12 x 12” beige paper from the same collection.

Diecut lace border from the paper collection and glue it under your green paper on the left side and another small piece on the right side.

Stamp the Oakberry lane blossom flowers with the fern green archival ink on red and orange paper from the sea breeze collection. You can color the petals a little bit with a dauber and the fern green ink. Cut it with the coordinating die. Shape the flowers by using the 3D Shaping Mold and give further shape with Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit tools. Add stamens in the center of the flowers.  

Use the Ticket and Tags die to make two beautiful tags. Put ribbon on them. Take 2 pieces of a sheet from an old book. Glue it on you layout and the 2 tags under it.  Put cheesecloth in the center of this and glue your picture over it (with 3D foam square to give volume). Made a circle with wire and glue it over your picture. Paste next to your picture the flowers you just made, with ribbon, jute rope and seashell. 

Stamp a boat with the stamp from the sea breeze collection and cut it with the appropriate die. Color it with the watercolor pencils. Glue it through the flowers.

In the left corner, glue flowers, ribbon, jute rope. You can also add a flair. Stamp birds from the sea breeze collection stamp and cut with the appropriate die. Glue the birds next to the flair to add the final touch. 

By the Sea

By the Sea

Other Products: Gallery soft oil pastels 202, 209, 236, 238, 241, 247, White cardstock

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: Create a 6 x 6" card base using white paper. Cut a piece of paper from the Sea Breeze Paper Collection 5 3/4 " x 5 3/4 " and adhere to the card base using Dries Clear Adhesive.

Stamp the lighthouse 2x. For one of the lighthouses, only die cut the rocks. Stamp other images as shown onto white cardstock using Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Jet Black and die cut using the coordinating dies. Colour using daubers and Gallery soft oil pastels 202, 209, 236, 238, 241, 247. 

Adhere images as shown, using lots of foam adhesive to create dimension.

View From the Top

View From the Top

Other Products: White cardstock; Watercolor paper; Gold Marker; Chip board, small foam dots

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

For more tips on creating with the booklet frame dies, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/kJO5LdNFxgE.

Instructions: Click here to view more photos of this project. Cut a piece of white cardstock 6 x 11”, score at 2 1/2” and 5 1/2”. This makes the easel part of the card. Cut a piece of the Sea Breeze paper down to 5 1/4 x 5 3/4 and adhere to the inside of the card. Stamp the ship and shells from the Sand and sunsets set on watercolor paper, use the Zig Watercolor markers to color and cut out with the coordinating die. Using the cardboard from the back of the paper pack, cut 3 more out and glue together, add the image on top making it chipboard. Do the same with the seashells, add to the bottom of the page. 

Cut a piece of white cardstock 5 1/2 x 6”. Add a piece of the Sea Breeze paper 1/4 inch smaller on top. Cut the largest Booklet frames out of white cardstock. Cut one of the Basic booklet frames out of the Sea Breeze paper, use the Gold marker and go around the edges, stamp the sentiment to the left side, gently curl the side in, add adhesive to the center and adhere to the white frame. Stamp the lighthouse on watercolor paper with black ink, use the Zig markers, color and cut out with the coordinating die, add foam dots to the back and adhere to the right side of the page. Stamp the seagulls on white cardstock with the Manganese Blue ink, cut out with the matching die and adhere above the Lighthouse.

Stamp the flowers on the Deluxe Flower shaping paper with the Manganese Blue ink, lightly color, use the coordinating die and cut out. Use the Flower shaping tool kit and shape the flowers. Stamp the leaves on the same paper with the Olive ink, color with the Leaf Green and cut out with the matching die, shape the leaves and adhere both the leaves and flowers to the left upper corner of the booklet page. Add glitter and Prills to finish the flowers. Add to the easel lower half to complete.

Catch the Wind

Catch the Wind

Other Products: Scoring board, die cutting machine, brown card stock, white card stock, red twine, prima stones mini size, white cardstock

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o

Instructions: The finished card measures 6 inches by 6 inches. To make the card base, cut white base to 6 inches by 12 inches and score at 6 inches on the longer side. Fold to make a top fold card.

Cut a mat layer in brown card stock a little smaller than the card front and, leaving a 1/8-inch border all around, adhere to the card front. Cut another light blue background mat layer from the paper collection, a little smaller than the first mat layer and, leaving a 1/8-inch border, adhere to the background. Cut the third mat layer 5 1/2 inches by 5 1/2 inches in blue paper from paper collection. Cut a brown card stock 5 inches by 5 inches and position on the centre of third mat layer. Using the square decorative die from the Butterfly kisses decorative die, cut out a window from both the papers. 

Stamp the image of the sail boat, sea shells, sea grass and fence in Jet Black ink on white card stock, colour with Zig brush pens, and cut with matching die. Stamp and colour the birds and cut with matching die.

Cut a scene with sea water from pattern paper to fit inside the window frame mat layer.

Add the sail boat images. Add this to the second mat layer. Position the window layer and adhere.

Add the sea shells, fence and sea grass images. Add the birds.  Add the mini stones to give realistic effect.

Cut two corners from the Album tags die set and adhere to the two top corners.

Stamp the birthday sentiment and using the circle die cut a frame with sentiment. Tie red twine around it and adhere to the card front with foam dots.

Guiding Light

Guiding Light

Other Products: Black Soot, Vintage Photo, Candied Apple, Aged Mahogany, Salty Ocean, Twisted Citron, Mowed Lawn, Pine Needles, Chipped Sapphire and Carved Pumpkin Distress inks, watercolor cardstock, paint brush, white and green pearls, white cardstock.

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Die cut 2 pieces of white cardstock using the dies from Heart of Joy Decorative Die. Adhere them on a 6" x 6" white card base as shown. Die cut a piece of white cardstock using the die from Regal Frame & Accents Die. Ink it with Twisted Citron, Mowed Lawn and Pine Needles Distress inks. Adhere this piece on the card front using Darice Adhesive Foam Strips as shown in the center.

Instructions: Stamp the image from Sea Breeze Harbor Cling Stamp Set and Sand and Sunsets Cling Stamp Set on a piece of watercolor cardstock and color them using Black Soot, Vintage Photo, Candied Apple, Aged Mahogany, Salty Ocean, Twisted Citron, Mowed Lawn, Pine Needles, Chipped Sapphire and Carved Pumpkin Distress inks. To make the clouds lightly apply Salty Ocean Distress ink randomly leaving white spaces in between. Die cut the colored scene using the die from Regal Frame & Accents Die. Adhere this piece on the green die cut.

Die cut the birds using matching die from Sand and Sunsets Die. Curl the wings a little using the handle of the Groove Golf Tool Set. Adhere it to the colored scene as shown using tiny pieces of Darice Adhesive Foam Strips. Add a few white and green pearls to the die cuts for finishing touch.

Go With the Flow

Go With the Flow

Other Products: Watercolor paint, glue, 3d foam squares,

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: Click here to see more photos of this project. Stamp on a Deluxe Flower Shaping paper, using jet black ink, selected stamps from the Sea Breeze collection, cut with coordinating dies and paint with watercolors. Arrange layered scenes on each side of the white 4 1/4” x 5 1/2’’ foldout card. 

In the first part, place a boat among sand and grass, and a seagull sitting on a stone. The middle part is a fence separating the sea from land with flying birds. The third part is a lighthouse standing in the midst of waves. The last part is a scene cut out of paper from the Sea Breeze Paper collection on which I put 3d foam squares on the clouds and flying seagulls. The inner parts were also decorated with sea scenes.

Best Day By the Sea

Best Day By the Sea

Other Products: White cardstock, Kraft cardstock, color pencils, foam tape, Crystal Stickles, ribbon, 6 x 6 layered circles card (retired) 

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: Card size: 6 x 6”. Cut 5 3/4" square panels for each page front and back. Draw around circle cut out of each page onto corresponding paper panels then cut out the circles with the circle die to fit. After all pages are cut front and back, then glue the layered book together. Glue each decorative paper panel onto it’s page, front and back. Cut kraft cardstock with the circle dies to create frames for each circle cut out, front and back. Cut Decorative Pocket Accents die 5 times from kraft cardstock for the top of each page (front only). Cut 4 corners from Swirly Accent Spray Die out of kraft, cut 8 corners from Album Tags and Accents, (corners go on the back of pages.  Cut out 2 circle tag sentiments and 1 small tag sentiment for the book, (tags are on the backs of pages as well).

Stamp 2 sets of birds, 2 sailboats, 2 sets of sand pipers, 2 sets of shells, 2 row boats, 2 lighthouse, 1 fence, 1 bird on post, 1 large cloud, die cut birds sailboats pipers, bird on post and cloud. (For the lighthouse, die cut rocks only on one of them. For the shells, die cut shells only on 1. For the rowboat, die cut boat only on 1. These parts will all be layered on top of the whole) Color all pieces (colored pencils were used for this sample). Foam tape the rock over rocks on lighthouse scene, foam tape the rowboat onto rowboat scene, foam tape shells on top of shell scene.

On the first 2 pages as well as the back, tear some tan decorative paper to use for sand and glue to the bottom of those pages. Use texture paste and a pallet knife or finger to make foamy tide coming into shore then add glitter before it dries. Add texture paste and glitter to the shoreline of the rowboat scene as well. Let dry. 

Front (page 1) - glue fence to left side, bird on post to right side, shells in the middle and sand pipers right and left side. Glue a flying bird top left. Glitter sand and shells. On the back, glue 2 swirly corners and 1 round tag.

Page 2 – Click here to see photo. Glue the rowboat set to bottom left matching sand lines then foam tape 2 sand pipers to sand. Foam tape one flying bird to the top right. Add Stickles to the water and glitter to the sand. On the back, glue 2 Swirly corners and 1 round tag.

Page 3 - Click here to see photo. Glue sailboat to left side matching horizons, glue a flying bird to the left top. Add Stickles to the water.  On the back, glue 4 Album Tags and Accent corners to the corners. Cut out a sentiment from the decorative paper and fish tail ends then glue it to the top of back.

Page 4 - Click here to see photo. Glue large cloud to top of circle cut out, glue flying birds right and left and glue second sailboat to circle cut out about 3/4" in from the left side. Add Stickles to the water. On the back, glue on 4 corners and small die cut tag.

Back page - Click here to see photo. Glue sunset on matching horizons, then use a combination of gluing and foam taping for the lighthouse set. Glue 2 more birds in the sky. Add Stickles to the water and glitter to the sand. Make sure to allow drying time for the Stickles on each page that has it.

 

Father's Day at the Shore

Father's Day at the Shore

Other Products: Crumb cake card stock, Gray Granite, So saffron, Soft Suede, Blueberry Bushel inks – Stampin Up! Copic pens: C4, C6, E33, E35, YG67, YG93, white stampin card, Black embossing powder, versafine clair black ink, hot glue, white stamping card, foam pads

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: Score a 7.5” x 11.5” piece of crumb cake card at 5.75” to create a tent fold card. Select paper from the collection and cut to 5.5” x 7.25” and adhere to the card base.

Select a sunset paper from the collection and cut to 4” x 5.75”. Stamp the sail boats at sunset in blue berry bushel ink, cover with embossing powder, remove excess and heat to set. Highlight stamped images by adding a little colour with a water brush using the blueberry bushel ink. Edge the paper with blueberry bushel ink and adhere to a slightly larger piece of crumb cake card. Adhere to the card base using foam pads.

Make the fence: Stamp onto white stamping card using soft suede ink and die cut. Colour the fence using daubers and soft suede ink, colour the sand with so saffron ink.  The grasses: Stamp onto white stamping card using soft suede ink. Colour the grasses with copic pens and use so saffron ink to colour the sand. Die cut and shape using the flower shaping tools.

The boat: Stamp the image onto white stamping card using soft suede ink. Colour the boat in soft suede ink and highlight and shade using copic pens. Colour the sand with so saffron ink and the sea with the blueberry bushel ink. Colour the rocks with copic pens and die cut the image. Shape using the flower shaping tools. 

Position and add the die cut elements  to the card using wet glue, and a little hot glue under the boat.

Stamp the birds using gray granite ink onto the stamping card, die cut and shape using the flower shaping tools and adhere into position using the dries clear adhesive.

Die cut the eyelet border using crumb cake card. Stamp the sentiment onto paper from the collection and die cut using the inner strip for the eyelet border. Adhere the sentiment to the crumb cake strip using dries clear glue and add to the bottom of the card using hot glue.

Linger by the Sea

Linger by the Sea

Other Products: Glue dots, alcohol markers

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: The card base measures 7 1/2" by 7 1/2". Cut a seaside scene from the Sea Breeze paper collection and adhere it on the card base. Cut the frame from the hand stitched accents die set and adhere it on the center of the card.

Stamp the elements from the Sand and Sunsets and the A Day at Sea cling stamp sets using black archival ink. Color the stamped images using alcohol markers. Cut the stamped images using the coordinating dies. Cut a sentiment from the paper collection.

Layer the cutouts and adhere them as shown using glue dots.

Follow the Light

Follow the Light
Products Used:
Regal Pocket Accents Die, HCD1-7247
A Day at Sea Die, HCD1-7266
Sea Breeze Paper Collection, HCDP1-2107
A Day at Sea Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3892

Other Products: 110 lb White cardstock

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: Using 8 1/2” x 11” cardstock, score at 5 1/4” and 5 3/4” to make the base. Click here to see full instructions: https://youtu.be/VNFAXs81M8w.

Cut 3 pieces of cardstock at 8 1/2” x 10 1/2”. Score at 5” and 10”. Add each piece on top each other to form the accordion fold. Add to the inside of the folio base. 

Use the  HCDP1-2107 Sea Breeze Paper Collection to cover the pages. See more photos here and here.

Use the HCPC-3892 A Day at Sea Stamp. Color the image using watercolor pencils.

Use the HCD1-7266 A Day at Sea Die to add a frame to the front image.

Use the HCD1-7247 Regal Pocket Accents to embellish to add to the bottom of the front image. 

The Calming Sea

The Calming Sea

Other Products: White and Kraft cardstock, watercolor paper, glue, Distress Inks: faded jeans, tattered rose, milled lavender, twinmarkers: CG5, CG1, 2, 31, 91, 94, white string, masking tape, Top Boss embossing pad, heat tool, silver embossing powder 

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

  Cut a piece of white cardstock 6” x 11”. Score longer side at 3” and 5” using Scor-Pal Measuring & Scoring Board and fold to achieve the Z fold. Select the decorative paper from the Sea Breeze Paper Collection - you need 3 pieces of paper slightly smaller than your card. Adhere on your base using glue. 

Die cut the 4 corners in white cardstock using Swirly Accent Spray Die and glue on your card using glue. Die cut in watercolour paper eyelet accents from Album Tags and Accents Die. First, glue eyelet accent on your card. On a smaller one, stamp the setting sun. Divide the picture in half using masking tape and color the bottom part using faded jeans Distress Ink pad and sponge as shown. Do the same with the top part of the picture using tattered rose and milled lavender Distress Inks. Stamp the birds from Sand and Sunsets Cling Stamp Set in watercolour paper using embossing ink and silver embossing powder, heat emboss with heat tool. Die cut using matching die from Sand and Sunsets Die. Glue on your card. 

Shaker: Stamp the frame with a rope in white cardstock using Ranger Archival Ink Pad Jet Black using stamp from A Day at Sea Cling Stamp Set and die cut using matching die. Color it using twinmarkers as you like. Die cut 10 pieces of the same frame in Kraft cardstock and one piece of transparent foil using A Day at Sea Die and glue it together using glue. Add the mini stars to the centre of shaker. Glue everything on your card using glue.

Select decorative paper and die cut a tag using Album Tags and Accents Die. Stamp the sentiment ‘Heartfelt Sympathy’ from Cheerful Note Sentiments Cling Stamp Set using faded jeans Distress Ink, add white string and glue on the shaker.

Tranquil Father's Day

Tranquil Father's Day

Other Products: Foam tape, Nuvo Pure Sheen Glitter – Diamond, White Cardstock, Bockingford Watercolour card 300gsm, Twine, Card Shadow Box Set – White (Retired)

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Cut a piece of white cardstock 12” x 6”, score at 6” and fold to make a 6” x 6” base card. Cut a 6” x 6” panel from the paper collection and adhere to the front of the card.

Instructions: To create the shadow box cut a piece of sky patterned paper with the outdoor scene from the paper collection 4 15/16” x 4 15/16” and adhere to the back of the box. Cut a piece 6” x 6” of blue patterned paper from the paper collection and trim 1/2" off each side to create a 5” x 5” piece of paper. Using the shadow box as template draw around the inner edge with a pencil and die cut with the square die from the Cut Mat Create 2A die set. Assemble the box and adhere the frame to the front of the box and the 1/2” strips to the sides. Adhere to the front of the card.

Stamp two lighthouse images from the HCPC-3890 Sea Breeze Harbour Stamp set in Jet Black in on watercolour paper. Colour the images with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut one complete image and one rocks only with the coordinating dies. Add the rocks to the complete image and then add Diamond glitter to the sea and trees with Dries Clear glue.  Adhere the image to the back of the shadow box.

Stamp two boat images from the HCPC-3891 Sand & Sunsets Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut one complete image and one boat only. Adhere the boat to the complete image and add Diamond glitter to the sea. Adhere to the right bottom inside of the shadow box with two layers of foam tape.

Stamp the fence image from the HCPC-3890 Sea Breeze Harbour Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die. Add Diamond glitter to the grass and adhere to the bottom left of the frame.

Stamp the bird images from the HCPC-3890 Sea Breeze Harbour Stamp in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die. Add Diamond glitter to the birds with Dries Clear glue and trim one bird off and adhere the other two birds in front of the fence as shown.

Stamp the grass image from the HCPC-3892 A Day at Sea Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die. Add Diamond glitter to the grass and adhere to the left side of the fence.

Stamp the seagull image on the marker from the HCPC-3890 Sea Breeze Harbour Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card. Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die. Add Diamond glitter to the grass and seagull and adhere to the bottom left of the frame with foam tape.

Stamp two sea shell images from HCPC-3891 Sand & Sunsets Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die the shells only from one image and the entire image from the other stamped image. Adhere the shells to the entire image and then add Diamond glitter to the shells before adhering to the bottom of the oval frame under the birds.

Stamp the cloud images from the HCPC-3891 Sand & Sunsets Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die. Add Diamond glitter to the clouds and trim the small cloud from the large cloud. Add the large cloud to the top right of the shadow box and the three small clouds to the inside of the shadow box as shown.

Stamp the seagull images from the HCPC-3891 Sand & Sunsets Stamp set in Jet Black ink on watercolour card.  Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and die cut with the coordinating die. Add Diamond glitter to the wings and adhere around the sky inside and outside of the shadow box as shown.

Stamp the Father’s Day image from the. HCPC-3846 Thank You Sentiments Stamp set in Paris Dusk ink on sky patterned paper. Die cut the tag out using the die from the HCD1-7203 Ornamental Tags Die set. Sponge the edges with French Ultramarine ink and add to the top right of the shadow box frame. Tie a bow using the twine and add to the tag as shown.

Harbor Lights

Harbor Lights

Other Products: White cardstock, Big-Shot Machine, Distress Ink-Brush Corduroy.

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: Card size 6” x 6” (final size), on white cardstock. Take pattern paper from the collection and tear the edges and adhere it on the card base. Take another pattern paper from the collection and cut it in triangle shape, tear the edges and adhere it on the top left edges as pictured using foam tape.

Cut one die from Heart of Joy Decorative Die on white cardstock adhere it and add crystal clear glitter. Cut one eyelet circle die and distress edges using distress ink- Brush Corduroy and adhere it with foam tape.

Stamp light house, clouds and bird images from the stamp set using archival ink-jet black, cut them with coordinating dies and color them with Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers using Color In Watercolor Brush-Fine. Sprinkle crystal clear glitter on clouds and birds. Assemble the scene as shown.

Cut one arrow die from Arrow and Banner Die on white cardstock and add sentiment from Just For You Sentiments Cling Stamp Set using archival ink-jet black and adhere it with foam tape.

Safe Harbor

Safe Harbor

Other Products: watercolor paints, glue, foam adhesive

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: Cut white card base and fold with dimensions of 5 3/4” x 4 1/4” Die cut a rectangle using Eyelet Rectangle & Basics Die HCD2-7189 with approximate dimensions of 5 1/2" x  4 1/4" from paper collection and glue. Cut from paper collection 4 rectangles measuring 4 "x 5 1/4", next cut the windows in them using the 3 "x 4" Eyelet Rectangle & Basics die.

Stamp images from the HCPC-3890 Sea Breeze Harbor Stamp and Sand & Sunsets Stamp set and A Day at Sea Stamp set, color with watercolor paints and die cut using the coordinating dies.

Adhere images as shown, using lots of foam adhesive to create dimension.

Fun at the Seaside

Fun at the Seaside

Other Products: Watercolor pencils 

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: Cover a 7 x 7 inch card blank with yellow paper from the Sea Breeze Paper Collection Pad. Cut out a 6 x 6 inch square in aqua blue paper, adhere to the front of the card. Cut out one of the pretty panels from the paper collection (5 x 3 3/4 inches), ink the edges, adhere with foam pads.

Using Flower Shaping Paper, stamp the boat from the Sand and Sunsets stamp set with coffee ink. Color in with watercolor pencils and die cut with the coordinating die. Adhere to the front of the panel.

Stamp two lots of fences from the Sea Breeze Harbor stamp set with coffee ink. Color in with watercolor pencils, die cut with the coordinating die. Cut one in half and adhere either side of the front panel. Cut the other one in half and put to one side.

Stamp three sets of shells from the Sand and Sunsets stamp set with coffee ink. Color in with watercolor pencils, die cut with the coordinating die. Adhere one set of shells to the front panel with foam strips. Cut the other sets in half and adhere beneath the fences on either side. 

Stamp the sea grass from the A Day at Sea stamp set in coffee ink. Color in with watercolor pencils, die cut with the coordinating die. Adhere to the left side of the boat. Adhere half a fence beneath the shells on the left side of card. Stamp the set of three birds twice and the bird on a post once, (from the Sea Breeze Harbor stamp set) with black ink, color in with watercolor pencils, die cut with the coordinating die. Stamp the rope with anchor from the A Day at Sea stamp set with black ink, color in and die cut with the coordinating die. Hand cut out the anchor and the life buoy. Stamp the seagulls from the Sand and Sunsets Stamp set in black ink, color in and die cut with the coordinating die. (Using the black ink makes them pop). 

Adhere the life buoy against the small fence, adhere shells in front of life buoy, adhere the bird on a post in front. Adhere the three birds in a row on top of the front shells. Adhere the small birds and the anchor to the right side of card. Adhere the sea gulls.

Cut out a sentiment, mat onto white card, adhere to card front with foam strips.

Using dries clear glue, add glitter to the shells, boat, birds and anchor.

Seaside Serenity

Seaside Serenity

Other Products: Diamond stickles, Sheena Douglas white stamping card, Hot glue Gun, Fussy cutting Scissors, Double sided Tape, Double Sided Foam Tape, Misti Stamping Tool. Spectrum Noir Harmony ink: Sand storm, Funnel tray.

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: The finished size of this hinged tent fold card is: 6 1/4” x 7 1/2” (15.8cm x19cm). Make the card base to the above measurements from the white card. Find the paper print with the yellow, blue and sky shading in the Sea Breeze paper collection. Cut this a little smaller than the card base. 

From a piece of white card, cut this to 4 ½” x 5 ½” (11.5cm x 14.5cm). Find the frame stamp in the “Day At Sea” set also the inner frame die from the matching die set, stamp the image with the sepia ink and die cut using the inner frame die. Color the stamped image with the zig marker pens and water. Taking the Sand Storm ink and inking tool or dauber, ink the edges of all the layers, card base, printed-paper and the card front with the die cut frame image. Putting the card front aside for later. 

The die cutting list: lighthouse: x 1 stamped, plus x 3 extra die cut layers, Clouds: x 3 small clouds plus x 3 extra layers die cut for two of the clouds, The seagulls: x 1 set stamped plus x 3 extra die cuts. The perching seagull: stamp x 1 plus x 3 extra die cut layers. The seashells: stamped x 3 plus die cut x 2 with the outer die and the third with the shell die, plus x 3 extra layers of die cuts for the shells. The leaves: stamp and die cut x 5 sets. The flowers: stamp and die cut x 4 med flowers and x 8 small flowers.

Stamp the Oakberry Lane Blossoms on white cardstock using Sepia ink and diecut. Color the elements using the (Yellow) zig marker pen and a water pen for the flowers and a green color marker for the leaves. When colored, run the flower petals and leaves through the die cutting machine with the 3D Blossoms Shaping mold. For each flower prick a hole in the centre with a pricking tool and thread the stamens through the hole. Secure the stamens using the hot glue gun. Before trimming the stamen threads away apply glue to the petal edges with the old water brush, dip the petals in the glitter and put aside to dry. When dry, trim away the threads, now they are ready to use.

Taking a scrap piece of white card for the sentiment. Find the sentiment stamp in the  “Just For You” stamp set. Stamp with the sepia ink and trim the sentiment into two lines. Ink the edges of the sentiment then adhere the card front with 3D dots. Bring color to all the rest of the elements stamped, using the Zig markers then adhere the matching element layers together, ready for use.

Taking the card front and the made elements, arrange them as pictured, checking to see the placements work with the die cut frame in the card front before adhering in place. Adhere the flying seagulls to the top card front. Place and adhere the flowers and leaves in clusters to the left and right of the lower card front. Adhere the sentiment between the flower clusters.

To finish the card, apply crystal lacquer to the elements for attention and diamond stickles to the seashells.

Framed Lighthouse

Framed Lighthouse

Other Products: Watercolor Cardstock, Brown Cardstock, White Cardstock, Sheer Shimmer Spritz Spray, Distress ink Vintage Photo, Die cutting Machine, Funnel Tray

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: Card size is 5 3/8 x 4 1/8”. Score and fold 10 3/4 x 4 1/8” brown cardstock at 5 3/8” on the long side. Diecut Hand-Stitched Accents frame from brown cardstock x5. Glue the frames together to create a stronger frame. Cut paper from the Sea Breeze Paper Collection x2 4 x 5 1/4”. Ink the edges of one with Vintage Photo ink and adhere to the inside of the card. 

Stamp the lighthouse image from the Sea Breeze Harbor Cling Stamp set and the seagulls from the Sand and Sunsets Cling Stamp set on water color paper using StazOn Jet Black ink. Color using Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers: Blue, Brown, Carmine Red, Dark Gray, Light Gray, Olive Green and Yellow. Diecut using coordinating dies. Diecut the light house image 2 more times from white cardstock. Adhere the layers together using dries clear adhesive. Spray the lighthouse image, the frame and sea gull images with Sheer Shimmer Spritz Spray. 

Adhere the lighthouse image to Sea Breeze Collection paper using dries adhesive, adhere to the Hand-Stitched Accents frame using dries clear adhesive and Darice foam strips and adhere to the card base. Adhere the Sea Gulls as shown.

Sailing Into the Sunset

Sailing Into the Sunset

Other Products: Die Cutting machine, Trimmer or Guillotine, Scissors, Navy cardstock, White cardstock for stamping, Ranger Distress Paint - Picket Fence, Brush, Ranger Distress Inks: Faded Jeans, Black Soot, Broken China, Chipped Sapphire

For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.

Instructions: Click here to view a larger photo of this project. Finished page measures - 12 inches by 12 inches. Adhere 12” x 12” piece of paper from the Sea Breeze Paper collection to the white cardstock of the same size and leave it to dry off completely. Distress the background using Distress Inks. Add Ranger Distress Paint and water to the clear stamping block and sprinkle the background with brush to create delicate starry night view. Using Eyelet Rectangle & Basics Die Set die cut three 3” x 4” rectangles of navy cardstock and three 2 3/4” x 3 3/4” photos. Adhere each photo to navy rectangle and then adhere them to the scrapbook page as shown.

Stamp banner images of Elements of Home Cling Stamp Set with Jet Black Archival Ink and colour them in with Faded Jeans Distress Ink using Blender Marker. Die cut the banners with matching die from Elements of Home Die set and adhere them to the page as shown.

Stamp seagull images from Sand and Sunsets Cling Stamp Set with Jet Black Archival Ink and die cut them using matching die from Sand and Sunsets Cling Die set, then adhere them, as an accent, to the scrapbook page as shown. 

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