Elegant Inspiration and Happy Camper Sneak Peek

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Elegant Inspiration and Happy Camper Sneak Peek

Wednesday June 5, 2019
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How's it going? How are you spending the first days of June.....are you taking time to create something beautiful today? How about getting started on your birthday or special all occasion projects. If you feel stuck and want some ideas to get you started, you are in the perfect spot! Each Wednesday we bring you completely new inspiration that allows you to jump start your creativity and inspire you to create something beautiful!


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Creative Inspiration of the Week

On Your Special Day

On Your Special Day

Other Products: White card stock, paper trimmer, scissors, MISTI, mist bottle, water, Big Shot die cutting machine, foam tape, hot glue gun

For more tips on creating with the Sweet Peony collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/L9_MLkvpGPQ.

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

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 from white card stock. Trim out background card panel from Sweet Peony Paper Collection slightly smaller than card base. Trim out small premade card panel with floral filled oval center. Ink edges using Stack and Store Dauber and Ranger Archival Ink - Coffee. Adhere large square background panel to card base.

Die cut long eyelet lace like die cut from the Sweetheart Borders Die from white card stock. Using scissors, trim down to fit onto background panel. Once again using white card stock, trim one frame die cut from Regal Frame and Accents Die. Adhere frame die cut over oval center on small premade card panel.

Apply dimensional foam tape to small premade card panel. Position lace like die cut near the left side of where the smaller card panel will attach to card base. Once happy with placement, adhere lace like die cut to card base using Designer Dries Clear Adhesive. Then adhere small premade card panel over background panel on card base as shown. Stamp sentiment onto card base using Ranger Archival Ink - Coffee.

Using Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper, stamp four inkings of each of the peony petals from the Large and Small Peony Cling Stamp Sets using Ranger Archival Ink - Plum. Using Stack and Store Daubers, color all petal pieces using a mix of Ranger Archival Ink - Rose Madder and Tea Rose. Die cut using coordinating dies. Ink all petal tips and backside of petals using Ranger Archival Ink - Plum. Follow this video for instructions on how to shape the peony flowers using 3D Basics Flower Shaping Mold. Shape one large flower, one mid-sized peony, and one flower bud.

Stamp each of the larger, and smaller size foliage in both Large and Small Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set onto flower shaping paper using Ranger Archival Ink - Olive. Using Stack and Store Daubers, color using Ranger Archival Ink - Leaf Green. Die cut using coordinating dies and shape by hand using Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit.

Stamp one inking of each of the foliage pieces from the Leafy Accents Cling Stamp Set onto Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper using Ranger Archival Ink - Olive. Using Stack and Store Daubers, add a combination of Ranger Archival Inks - Leaf Green and Plum. Die cut using coordinating dies. Again, using a Stack and Store Dauber, ink edges lightly with Ranger Archival Ink - Coffee. Place in Leafy Accents shaping mold, spritz lightly with water and send through die cutting machine.

Adhere larger Leafy Accents foliage piece in center of card where floral cluster will be placed. Place peony flowers onto foliage as shown, but do not adhere yet. Snip Leafy Accent that has the vining tendrils in half. Determine where you want each half to appear in floral cluster - one on top of cluster, and one at bottom. Adhere flowers to cluster, then add in peony leaves into cluster as shown.

Using a fine metal tip and Designer Dries Clear Adhesive, apply Baby's Breath Ultrafine Transparent Glitter onto flower petals, leaves, and preprinted images on all decorative paper.

Oakberry Dreams

Oakberry Dreams

Other Products: Pearls, sequins, white twine, white cardstock, decorative tape, Cosmic Shimmer Sparkle Texture Paste Aurora, brush, gauze, pink and green foamiran, large 3D foam adhesive, white card base, PVA Tacky Glue, Scissors, hot iron, piercer.

For more tips on creating with the Oakberry Lane collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/HirfUN8NEYY.

For more tips on creating with the tags & sentiments, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/eAfLuNkRda4.

For more tips on creating with the pocket dies, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/uDhKUj9AAMo.

Instructions: Card size is 5 1/4 x 5 1/4". Cut a single square from the paper collection and glue it to the base. Do the same in the middle of the base. Tear off the thin strip from another piece, I glued it to the left side. From the white paper, die cut the border with Elegant Pocket Accents and glue it on the right side. Die cut the border from pink paper from the paper collection and adhere on the left side.

On the main part are foamiran flowers created from the Oakberry Lane Blossoms collection. Place them on a layer of gauze. To create such flowers, stamp flowers on the pink foamiran with Archival Ink Jet Black ink and die cut with the dies from the collection. You will need 3 petals for each flower. Form with a hot iron. Make a hole in the middle and insert the stamens. Add glue to each petal and bottom of the flower. Using a brush, paint the finished flower with Aurora brocade paste. Stamp the leaf on the green foamiran with Olive ink and die cut with the dies from the collection.

Cut sentiment and a butterfly from the paper collection, adhere using foam adhesive. Decorate the whole with a twine, decorative tape and pearls.

Happy Thoughts

Happy Thoughts

Other Products: Hot glue gun, flower pearl, 7.5 x 7.5 inches square white card base, white cardstock, white pearl cardstock, cardboard piece taken from the back of the paper pad, circle cutter, scissors, water mister.

For more tips creating with the Oakberry Lane collection, please see the tutorial here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HirfUN8NEYY.

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

For more tips on creating with the tags & sentiments, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/eAfLuNkRda4.

For more tips on creating with the pocket dies, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/uDhKUj9AAMo.

Instructions: Take a 7.5 inch square blank card. Cut out from the Butterfly Dreams paper Collection a 7 inch square mat in pink paper. Mat this onto a 7.25 " square of aqua green paper. Adhere this to the front of the card base.

Cut out a 6 inch circle from the Butterfly Dreams paper Collection, use the paper with the birdcage and butterfly on the front making sure you include the birdcage and butterfly in your circle. Die cut two Elegant Pocket Accents borders from white pearl cardstock and glue them to the back of the circle, one along the top and one along the bottom. Adhere this to the front of the card, slightly to the left and slightly at an angle.

Stamp the Oakberry Lane Blossoms onto white cardstock with Plum ink. Colour them in with Magenta Hue ink using the daubers. Stamp the Oakberry Lane leaves onto white cardstock with Leaf Green ink. Colour them in with Leaf Green ink using the daubers. Die cut with coordinating dies. Place the flowers and leaves in the coordinating mold, spritz with water and send through your machine. When dry, shape with the deluxe flower shaping kit. Pierce the centers of the flowers and thread the yellow medium stamens and black small stamens through, using a small piece of wire. Make the flowers with assorted layers, offsetting the layers as you go, adding hot glue in between the layers. Add hot glue to the reverse.

Die cut the large tag from the Album Tags and Accents die set, in white pearl cardstock. Die cut one in pale green paper and one in aqua green paper from the Butterfly Dreams Collection. Cut one in cardboard taken from the back of the paper pad. Cover the cardboard tag in white pearl cardstock on the reverse and pale green paper on the front side. Adhere the smaller aqua green tag onto the front.

Die cut a lacy corner in white pearl cardstock from the Elegant Pocket Accents Dies, adhere onto the left corner of the tag. Cut out some sentiment borders to fit across the tag from the Butterfly Dreams paper pad and adhere to the base of the tag. Cut out a lacy border strip from the Butterfly Dreams paper pad to fit the tag, adhere beneath the sentiments. Die cut another Elegant Pocket Accent die, the smaller one, adhere to the top of the tag, cut off the excess. Add a pearl button and a small blossom with pearl center.

Die cut a mini tab from the Album Tags and Accents Dies, adhere onto the front of the large tag above the sentiments border strip. Die cut a small tag, - Best Wishes - from the paper collection using the Ticket and Tags Die Collection, adhere to front of tag.

Fussy cut the large butterfly from the Oakberry Lane paper pad and adhere onto the butterfly on the front of the card. Fussy cut more butterflies from the paper pad. Add the cut off ends of the small black stamens for butterfly bodies. Adhere with hot glue.

Adhere the large tag a little off to the side of the card. Adhere lots of Oakberry Lane Blossoms, leaves and butterflies down the side of the card and around the base of the tag. Add lots of glitter to finish by adding dries clear glue and Rajni Chawla's clear glitter to the flowers.

Circle of Faith

Circle of Faith

Other Products: Pearl String, 11" Embroidery Hoop, Mod Podge Glitter, White Acrylic Paint, Acrylic Block, Embossing ink, Heat Tool, Ranger Embossing Powders (White, Holographic), Distress Ink Twisted Citron, Ultra Thick Gel Medium, Multi Medium Matte, White Nuvo Drops, Mega Stones, Small Stones, Glitter Dust, Lace, Tulle, Hot Glue, Daubers, Molded Frame, Scissors, White Cardstock.

For more tips on creating with the Oakberry Lane collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/HirfUN8NEYY.

Instructions: Click here to view a larger photo of this project. Project is 11". Cover embroidery hoop with white acrylic paint and glittered mod podge. Next, choose beautiful pattern paper from Butterfly Dreams Collection for the background, trace around hoop, then cut paper along with white cardstock to strengthen it, then adhere behind embroidery hoop. Glue pearl string onto hoop. Cut Faith to Fly sentiment from same paper collection and attach onto back of molded frame, then cover frame with dust glitter. Attach frame onto embroidery hoop using hot glue.

Stamp the Oakberry Lane Blossoms and leaves on white cardstock with embossing ink and heat emboss with mixture of two embossing powders (white and holographic). Next, color flowers with Archival Ink (Pink Peony, Vibrant Fuchsia). In the center of the flowers apply Distress ink Twisted Citron and color leaves with Twisted Citron as well. Shape with Deluxe shaping tool and glue all layers. Add rock candy stamens and dress it with glitter dust.

Glue sentiment frame slightly left from the center of hoop using hot glue, Glue tulle on the left side of sentiment frame to arrange flowers. Adhere lace on the right side and arrange all flowers and leaves. To finish off, apply gel medium, art stones and Nuvo drops to embellish project. Tie lace ribbon to top.

A Gift From the Heart

A Gift From the Heart

Other Products: Glue, glitter, mini Misty, white cardstock, watercolor paper, prepared card base, glue, foam adhesive, scissors, Color Box Pink and Green ink, Forest Moss Distress ink

For more tips on creating with the Oakberry Lane collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/HirfUN8NEYY.

Instructions: Card size is 5 7/8" x 5 7/8". Cut 3 pieces of paper. 1 layer will be 1/4" less than your card base (paper from Butterfly Dreams Paper Collection). 2nd layer will be 1/4" less then 1st layer (white cardstock). 3rd layer will be 1/4" less then 2nd layer (paper from Butterfly Dreams Paper Collection). Glue 2 layers on the card base. 3rd layer, make a 3" cut and curl paper out to create a pocket along the right side. Glue this layer on your card.

Flowers: Stamp flowers and leaves from the Oakberry Lane Cling Stamp Set on a piece of watercolor paper using Black Archival Ink. Then color using Colorbox Plumeria and Pink. Color leaves using Color Box Green and Forest Moss inks. Die cut using matching die. Shape using Deluxe Flower shaping kit. Glue it together and add stamens from Rock Candy Stamens-Small. Leave to dry.

Add the flowers to the opening between the cut paper and adhere using glue. Choose an sentiment from the Butterfly Dreams Paper Collection, fussy cut with scissors, adhere using foam adhesive. Fussy cut butterflies from paper collection and adhere onto card using foam adhesive

Heartfelt Dreams

Heartfelt Dreams

Other Products: White cardstock, Sewing thread Gutermann, Score board, Die cutting machine, Classic Stampin' Up pad Ink whisper white, Melon Mambo, Crushed Curry and tangerine Tango, Versamark Stamp pad, Embossing powder WOW! Opaque Bright White, Cuts2luv's flair pins, Gesso and acrylic paint (white, pink, yellow and blue), Archival Jet Black ink, Stamping glitter diamonds, Cotton Cheesecloth, 28 lilac lane's Sequins, Dusty Attic's chipboard, Creative embellishments chipboard, distressing tool or scissors, heating embossing tool.

Quick and Easy Flowers using Shaping Molds: https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/video/167/quick-and-easy-flowers-using-shaping-molds.

How to Shape Flowers with the Deluxe lower Shaping Kit: https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/video/85/how-to-shape-flowers-with-the-deluxe-flower-shaping-kit.

Instructions: Layout is 12 x 12 inches. Take a sheet from the Butterfly Dreams collection and cut it to 6 inches wide x 12 inches. You can lightly distress the edge of these with a tool designed for this purpose or simply use the blade of a scissors. Glue the 6 inch strip on another 12x 12 sheet. Work on the layout by stamping a writing stamp in white ink randomly on the page. Then make droplets of white paint (gesso) by shaking a brush gorged with paint over the sheet. Also make drops with yellow, blue and pink paint or ink.

Stamp the Oakberry Lane Blossoms flowers and leaves with a black Archival ink on white cardstock. Die cut with the coordinating die. Color the petals with orange, pink and blue ink. Shape the flowers by using the 3D Floral basics Shaping Mold and give further shape with Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit tools. Add stamens in the centre of the flowers. Put a little bit of glue on the flowers and dip them in the glitter to make them shine.

On the left side of the 6-inch strip, adhere cotton cheesecloth. Add yellow and pink sewing thread on top. Emboss a chipboard with Whisper White ink and white embossing powder. Heat set. Place a piece of this chipboard up and a piece down the cotton cheesecloth. Arrange the flowers between the chipboard by using clear glue. Add leaves, flair pins and sequins.

In the same way add a little bit of cotton cheesecloth, sewing thread, flowers, foliage, a fair pin and sequins on the right. At the bottom of the right corner, cut a small sheet of paper to put under the picture. Trim the edges of this paper. Die cut a border die from white cardstock. Adhere under the layer paper. Under the picture add cotton cheesecloth. Add flowers, white powder-embossed sentiment and some sequins. Glue those elements on your layout. You can also use 3D foam square to give volume under your picture.

How Beautiful You are to Me

How Beautiful You are to Me

Other Products: Ranger Make Art ink pad Orange Blossom, foam tape, clear drying adhesive. white cardstock, scissors, paper trimmer

For more tips on creating with the Oakberry Lane collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/HirfUN8NEYY.

Instructions: Take a card base of 12" by 7 1/4". Cut two same 6" by 6" card patterns from the Butterfly Dreams Paper collection. Neatly cut the frame from one pattern paper and align it on the other pattern paper using foam tape to create some dimension and layer. Now mat this card on another white card base. Cut the borders and pocket designs from the Elegant Pocket Accents die set and glue them on the card as shown. Create flip folds and inserts to hold pictures and journaling cards inside the card as shown in the image.

Stamp the floral images from the Oakberry Lane Blossoms stamp set using Lilac Posies and color them using Rose Bud Memento ink. Stamp and color the small florals using Ranger Orange Blossom ink pad. Shape them as shown in the video linked. Stamp the leaves from the same stamp set using Cottage Ivy and color them using Bamboo Leaves ink. Shape using the Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit. Use the rock candy stamens for the large flowers and pastel beads stamens for the small flowers. Dust the flowers and leaves with Crystal Clear glitter powder using clear drying adhesive.

Fussy cut an oval frame pattern from the 12 by 12" pattern paper from the same collection and adhere it using glue dots for some dimension on one side of the main card base. Arrange and adhere the flowers and leaves on the oval pattern as shown. Adhere the 6 by 6" card on the other side next to the floral arrangement on the main card base.

Cut a sentiment from the paper collection, mat it on white cardstock and glue it on the card frame as shown.

Purr-fectly Adorned

Purr-fectly Adorned

Other Products: Inks: Zig Clean Color Real Brush Marker Pens: 046 Mid Green, 075 Brick Beige, 098 Pale Dawn Gray, 027 Dark Pink, 036 Light Blue, 051 Lemon Yellow, 043 Olive Green, 024 Wine Red, 083 Lilac, 082 Purple, 097 Pale Gray, 037 Cornflower Blue, 097 Pale Gray. Spectrum Noir Harmony Inks: Seal Brown, Baby Blue, Plum jam, Pale Fig, Pine Tree, Grasshopper. Other: Double sided tape, Hot glue gun, Diamond stickles, Foam inking tool, Fussy cutting scissors, Glossy accents (eyes), Ruby Slippers and Chocolate fondue Nuvo Glitter drops, Water spritzer, Water brush pen, Foam inking tool, Tweezers, Matching Green cardstock, White cardstock

For more tips on creating with the Purr-fect Posies collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/88KR6a5RRmg.

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

Instructions: Measurements of this finished card are 8 1/4" x 11". Taking the white cardstock cut two pieces of card to the above measurements. To one of the cardstock pieces, make a 1/2" fold up the length of the card side. Adhere both cards together by applying double-sided tape in the fold. This will make a side hinge card. Taking a sheet of green cardstock cut this a little smaller than the card front base. Taking the green polka dot printed paper from the paper collection and cut this also a little smaller than the green cardstock. Adhere both these papers to the card front. Taking a sheet of green cardstock cut this to 7" x 9 1/4 ". Taking from the paper collection, the paper with the flower and cat boarders printed on it, cut this a little smaller than the green card stock. Adhere both the green cardstock and the printed-paper together then adhere to the card front using 3D glue dots or 3D foam tape.

Using the white cardstock, cut the following: 6" x 8 1/4" (ink the edges of this card stock with the Pine Tree green ink), from the Regal Frame and Accents die set cut x 2 lacy frames ( these are to inked with the Pine Tree and the baby Blue inks and glitter on the lacy frame edges). The two frames are trimmed to make a square then used as a larger frame. From the same die set cut also an oval frame. (This is inked with the baby blue and the pine Tree inks.) Taking the Adorn It Pocket Accents set, cut x 2 lace edges. Using the Pale fig and Plum Jam inks to bring color to these. Also ink the remaining lace edges from the lacy frame in the same colors.

To make the rest of the elements used: die cut and stamp and color the cat sitting in the flowers x 2, the cat with the balloons x 4, leaves x 23, small flowers x 24 ( Lilac x 2 stamens folded in half for each for flower centers), Small flowers x 12 Teal, x 2 stamens folded in half for each as flower centers, Medium flowers x 15 (Lilac x 3 stamens folded in half for the flower centers, fussy cut x 3 birds from the balloons.

Make all the flowers and elements ready to adhere to the card front. Taking the 6" x 8 1/4" card and the two pocket lace edges, slip the card into the pocket slots then secure with glue. Adhere to the card front. Adhere the lacy frame edges under the card as shown in the photo. Taking the prepared lacy frame and adhere this to the center of the card front. Adhere the oval frame to the top part of the lacy frame. Arrange the cats, balloons, leaves and flowers then adhere with the hot glue gun or clear drying glue.

Top Tip: Apply the glitter before the elements are adhered to the card front so the glitter will not get all over the card.

Taking the paper from the collection with the sentiment, "Hope Your Day Is Purr-fect". Trim this, then adhere to the right lower front of the card. Apply the glossy accents to the sentiment, the cat's eyes and the birds. Take the rock candy stamens and the hot glue gun to make the flower sprigs. To make the sprigs, cut the stamens to length, apply a dot of hot glue to a silicone matt then put the stamen ends into the hot glue dot. When this hot glue dot is dry, it will hold the stamens in place. Adhere in place with the hot glue gun, then you can apply the Nuvo glitter to the rock candy sprigs.

Exploding Flower Garden

Exploding Flower Garden

Other Products: Ranger Distress Ink -peeled paint, Ranger Distress Oxide-worn lipstick, paper piercer, paper trimmer, scissors, score board, hot glue gun, foam adhesive, glue, white cardstock

For more tips on creating with the Oakberry Lane collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/HirfUN8NEYY.

Instructions: Box is 3 3/4 x 3 3/4 x 3 3/4". Cut out two white paper strips 3 1/4" x 11 1/8", score and fold them on each side to a length 3 1/4". Put them on each other by crossing and gluing. Check that all sides are equal. From the Butterfly Dreams Paper Collection cut 9 pieces of 3 1/4" x 3 1/4" squares and cover them to the side of the box and the center using glue.

Cut 5 decorative eyelet accent from white paper HCD1-7202 Album Tags and Accents Die, Die cut 5 matching decorative inlays from the Butterfly Dreams Paper Collection. On 4 pieces trim about 1" from the side of each eyelet accent and adhere using foam adhesive on the sides of the box as shown. Die cut Elegant Pocket dies from white cardstock, trim and adhere on eyelet accent. Die cut two corners of albums tags and accents die from white cardstock and adhere onto center square. Cut sentiments from paper pad and mat using coordinating paper. Adhere on eyelet accents using foam adhesive.

To create flowers, stamp the Oakberry Lane Blossoms Cling Stamp Set on the Deluxe Flower Shaping paper few times using Distress Oxide Worn Lipstick ink, then shadow with the same ink and die cut using the coordinating dies. Shape using Flower Shaping Essentials kit. Use a paper piercer to make a hole in the middle and pull through the green stamens from the Pastel Bead Stamens-Medium set. Layer the petals together using the hot glue gun making sure to offset them. Add a little hot glue to the underside of the flower to adhere. To create leaves, stamp the Oakberry Lane Blossoms Cling Stamp Set on the Deluxe Flower Shaping paper with Distress Peeled Paint ink, die cut with the coordinating die, shade use this same ink and shape.

Cut out a square of 7 x 7" from white paper. Score and fold on each side to the length of 1 5/8". Cut the sides of the lid as needed, fold and adhere sides creating a box. Cut a square of 3 1/4"x 3 1/4" from the paper collection and glue it on top of the lid. Cut 4 coordinating strips with dimensions of 1 1/2" x 3 1/4" and glue on the sides of the lid. Decorate the lid with ribbon, flowers and leaves and a sentiment fussy cut from the paper collection. Adhere using foam adhesive. Die cut four corner dies of the Elegant Pocket Accents die onto white cardstock and adhere, one on each side of the box.

Elegant Wishes

Elegant Wishes

Other Products: Hot glue gun, Die Cutting machine, Scoreboard, Smooth white cardstock, Foam Dots, Liquid glue, soft brush, Ranger Ice Stickles Crystal Ice - Clear, Ranger Perfect Pearls Mica Powder - Perfect pearl, Ranger Distress Ink pads - Peeled Paint, Tumbled Glass, Broken China, Seedless Preserves, Mowed Lawn, Faded Jeans.

For more tips on creating with the Oakberry Lane collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/HirfUN8NEYY.

Instructions: Final size of the project 6 1/2" x 6". To create a Z-fold card base, cut a piece of white cardstock 6 x 12" and then score at 3" and 6" (long side up). Fold using a bone folder along the score lines. Cut a 5 7/8" strip from designer paper collection and cut it into smaller pieces: 2 pieces 5 7/8" x 2 7/8" and 1 piece 5 7/8" x 5 7/8". Make sure to cut continuously starting with two smaller pieces, to have continue design on the card base. Adhere panels to the card base. To create a smaller Z-fold, cut a piece of white card stock 4 1/2 " x 10 1/2 " and then scale it at 3" and 6"(long side up). Fold using a bone folder along the score lines. Cut 2 pieces - 4 1/8" by 2 7/8" form designer paper collection. For top panel, choose one of the square card panels from the designer paper collection and cut it to 4 1/8 " x 4 3/8". Adhere panels to the card base. Glue two Z-folds together. Create 2 die cut panels from white cardstock and designer paper collection using Elegant Pocket Accents Dies. Add the mica powder using soft brush. Glue the decorative panels with double layer of foam dots. Die cut 4 corner decorative elements from white cardstock and glue them on the corners of the card base as shown.

Stamp leaves and flowers on the smooth white cardstock. Stamp the flowers with Faded Jeans and colour them in using Tumbled Glass, Broken China. Use Faded Jeans and Broken China to finish edges. Try to add ink differently in each flower to create more variation and for fun. Add Seedless Preserves to some of the flowers in order to finish their centres. Die cut all of the flowers with coordinating dies. Ink the edges with Faded Jeans and Broken China ink pads. Shape the flowers using Deluxe Shaping Kit. Complete double layer flowers with Rock Candy Stamens, and single layer flowers with Pastel Bead Stamens. For the leaves use the Mowed Lawn and the Peeled Paint to colour in and to finish the edges. Die cut with the coordinating die with the die cutting machine and shape each leaf using Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit. Add mica powder to all the leaves and flowers and adhere them to the card base as shown.

Fussy cut sentiment from the paper collection, adhere it to the white cardstock to add more dimension. Distress sentiment edges with Mowed Lawn and adhere it to the card base.

For finishing touches add Ice Stickles between and around flower stamens. Leave the card to dry completely.

Dream Again

Dream Again

Other Products: Kraft cardstock, White cardstock, Paper trimer, scissors, silver glitter, glue, piercer, daubers

Click here to see the finished album: https://youtu.be/KjmD2_xTvrM.

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

For more tips on creating with the Oakberry Lane collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/HirfUN8NEYY.

Instructions: Add magnets in marked spots. Use the Butterfly Dreams paper collection to cover the 8 x 8" Insta-Album using the dimensions given on the album. Die cut two regal corner accent dies from white cardstock and adhere onto album as shown. Fussy cut sentiment collage from paper collection, mat in kraft cardstock and fussy cut mat. Adhere onto right album flap.

Stamp Oakberry Blossoms in Jet Black ink onto white cardstock and die cut. Color flowers with Vibrant Fuchsia ink and leaves with Vivid Chartreuse ink. Layer flowers as shown. Pierce the center and insert stamens as desired. Adhere finished flowers onto album cover. Fussy cut butterfly from paper collection and add onto sentiment collage. Apply glue onto flowers and add silver glitter on album as desired, tap off.

Blooming Birthday

Blooming Birthday

Other Products: Scoring board, die cutting machine, Pearl paper or any shiny card stock in two shades of blue, Enamel dots, Clear water droplets, White cardstock.

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: Card size is 7 x 4 1/2". Cut a mat layer from the darker shade of pearl paper. Cut a white card stock little bigger than the mat frame layer and leaves 1/4 inch border all around, cut a panel. Adhere the mat frame on this panel. Distress the edges with Viridian ink. Cut another piece of white card stock slightly bigger than this card panel and leaving 1/8th inch border. Adhere this mat frame panel on the larger card stock. Similarly cut two more mat layers in white card stock, each slightly bigger than the previous one. Adhere them together. In total there are 4 mat layers of white card stock. Measure the last mat layer and make a top folding horizontal card base, slightly bigger than this. Distress the edges of all the mat layers.

Cut three die cut frames from the Regal Frames die set. One die cut in White card stock and two in a lighter shade of pearl paper. Adhere the three die cuts together with clear glue. Adhere the regal frame on the card front. Cut the accent label in white card stock and stamp the sentiment in jet black ink. Layer it with the accent die cut in blue paper. Adhere on the card front using foam dots.

Stamp the classic rose flower in Paradise Teal colour on deluxe flower shaping paper. Colour with shades of leaf green, viridian and paradise teal colour. Stamp the leafy accents leaves in Library green ink. Colour with shades of green ink. Mold and shape the flowers in the flower shaping mold and give further shape with groove tools. Layer two big and one medium flower together and prick a hole in centre. Make a centre with assorted stamens and add to the centre of the flowers.

Arrange all the flowers and leaves on the die cut.

Finish the card by adding enamel dots and water droplets.

Purr-fect Time Together

Purr-fect Time Together

Other Products: Smooth white cardstock, Ranger's White heat embossing powder, Heat gun, Die Cutting Machine, Score Board, Distress Oxides Peeled Paint and Wilted Violet, Mustard Seed, Funnel Tray

For more tips on creating with the Purr-fect Posies collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/88KR6a5RRmg.

Instructions: The ready top-fold card from smooth white cardstock measures 7" by 7". To create an easel, score the card front at 3 1/2". Choose a paper from the designer paper collection and glue it and cover the inner panel.

Next, choose a 6" by 6" card panel from the designer paper collection and glue it on the white cardstock making an extra border of 1/16" on all the sides. Using Cut Mat Create 2A die, cut a window. Adhere a clear cardstock from the backside and create a window. Stamp, color and cut the floral image from Purring and Playful Cling Stamp Set and adhere it from the backside of the window as shown. Finally, close the window using a scenic paper from the paper collection. Create an extra 2 layers using purple paper and white cardstock and layer them under the window panel.

Cut 2 pieces of Intricate Swirl frames and cut a little on the longer sides. Overlap them a little and glue them behind the window panel as shown.

Stamp the images from Playful Miss Kitty Cling Stamp Set, Purr-fect Playdate Cling Stamp Set and Wishing Well Oasis Cling Stamp Set with black Archival on white cardstock. Color the images using Zig Markers and cut them using their coordinating dies.. Add extra die-cuts to the painted images to give them little extra strength.

For vellum posies, stamp multiple images of flowers from Purr-fect Posies Clings stamp set using Frost White Color Box ink on vellum sheet. Sprinkle white heat embossing powder and dust extras in funnel tray. Heat set all the images using a heat gun. Color the flowers using Wilted Violet Distress Oxide. Cut all the flowers coordinating dies. Also, white heat emboss the leafy vines from Classic Rose Collection and color them using Peeled Paint Distress Oxide. Stamp Wildwood Florals flowers in Distress Oxide and color with same ink. Diecut with coordinating die, shape using the Deluxe Flower Shaping kit. Pierce the center and insert stamen. Shape the flowers and leaves using needle tool. Press the centers and prepare different size flowers.

Once all the elements are ready, assemble the painted images on the card as shown and create small flower bouquets. Finish the card by adding a sentiment from the paper collection.

Sweet Birdhouse

Sweet Birdhouse

Other Products: Small wood birdhouse, yellow acrylic paint, white cardstock

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

Instructions: Click here to view a larger photo of this project. Paint wooden birdhouse with two coats of yellow acrylic paint.

Stamp the birds from the Tweet Cherry Blossoms Cling Stamp Set in black, sponge with Coral and Forget-Me-Not and cut out with corresponding dies. Cut out the sentiment from the Purr-fect Posies Paper Collection, distress.

Stamp the flowers from the Purr-fect Posies Cling Stamp Set in Lulu Lavender, cut out all with corresponding dies and sculpt with the 3D Purr-fect Posies Shaping Mold. Add prills to centers, sponge blossoms with adhesive and cover with Crystal Clear.

Stamp and sponge leaves from the Purr-fect Posies Cling Stamp Set, leaves from the Wildwood Florals Cling Stamp Set and the rose leaves from the Leafy Accents Cling Stamp Set in Bamboo Leaves, cut out with corresponding dies and sculpt with the corresponding shaping molds. Adhere flowers around frame as shown. Adhere sentiment, birds, leaves and flowers.

Regally Thankful

Regally Thankful

Other Products: Seedless Preserve and Dusty Concord Distress inks, MS scoreboard, pink, purple, yellow and light blue glitter and pearls, white cardstock.

For more tips on creating with the Purr-fect Posies collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/88KR6a5RRmg.

For more tips on creating with the Floral Fashionista collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/9V6JOqdQtC8.

Instructions: Score a 6 1/4" x 8 1/2" piece of white cardstock at 4 1/4" to make a 6 1/4" x 4 1/4" card base. Take the largest die from Regal Frame & Accents Die and cut the card base so that the cutting edge of one of the long sides is slightly outside the scored edge to create a hinge of the card base. Die cut a piece of patterned paper form Purr-fect Posies Paper Collection with the same die and adhere it to the card base.

Die cut a piece of white cardstock using the decorative dies from the same set and ink it lightly using Seedless Preserve Distress ink. Adhere this piece on the card base using Darice Adhesive Foam Strips.

Die cut a piece of white cardstock and a piece of patterned paper from the above collection using the dies from Album Tags and Accents Die. Adhere them together. Glue the pink, purple, yellow and light blue glitter on the flowers behind the cat. Then adhere the final piece on the card front using Darice Adhesive Foam Strips.

Die cut 3 pieces of black cardstock and 1 piece of white cardstock using the thank you die from Butterfly Kisses Decorative Die. Ink the white die cut using Dusty Concord Distress ink. Adhere all the 4 die cuts together keeping the purple die cut on top and adhere the final piece on the card front as shown.

Stamp the leaves from Simply Classic Stamp Set on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper using Olive Archival Ink and ink it using Leaf Green Archival Ink. Die cut the leaves using matching die from Simply Classic Die. Shape them using Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit. Stamp the flowers from Floral Fashionista Cling Stamp Set using Cactus Flower and Majestic Violet Archival Inks and ink them using the same colors. Die cut them using matching die from Floral Fashionista Die. Shape them using 3D Petite Florals Shaping Mold and Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit. Add the stamens from Bright Pearl Stamens to the flower centers. Arrange and adhere the flowers and leaves as shown on the card. Add some pearls to the die cuts for finishing touch.

Pretty Peonies

Pretty Peonies

Other Products: White cardstock, Big-Shot Machine.

For more tips on creating with the Sweet Peony collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/L9_MLkvpGPQ.

Instructions: Card size 5" x 9" (final size). Take pattern paper from the collection and tear the edges and adhere it on the card base.

Cut two dies from Fanci-fold Pocket and Accents Die set on white cardstock and adhere it on the left and right side on the edges of the card, as shown. Cut pattern paper from the collection size 5"x 4.5" and tear the edges and adhere it with foam tape, at the centre of the card. Cut two decorative medallion die on white cardstock and adhere it with foam tape.

For Flowers, stamp Large and small Sweet Peony on Deluxe Flower Shaping paper using archival ink-manganese blue, for leaves stamp with leaf green, cut them with coordinating die and color them with archival ink-forget me not and leaf green. Shape them with shaping mold-3D Floral Basics Shaping Mold and then give some shape by twisting with fingers and add stamens at the centre of the flower and sprinkle some crystal clear glitter using Designer Dries Clear Adhesive.

Add sentiment from the collection as shown.

Have a Beautiful Day

Have a Beautiful Day

Other Products: Gallery oil pastels no 241, Hot glue gun, 3D foam tape, Die cutting machine

For more tips on creating with the Floral Fashionista collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/9V6JOqdQtC8.

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

For more tips on creating with the pocket accent dies, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/A8sxtkGXWLQ.

For more tips on creating with the tags & sentiments, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/eAfLuNkRda4.

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

Cut Fanci-Fold Pocket & Accents Die from Floral Fashionista Paper Collection and adhere to card base. Cut both sizes of large tag die using Album Tags and Accents Die from two different papers from the paper collection. Place on card base inside Fanci-Fold pocket using 3d foam tape. 

Using Ornamental Tags Die cut out tags as shown from the Floral Fashionista Paper Collection. Place on tag using 3d foam tape.

Cut out sentiment and place on tag using 3d foam tape.

Stamp the Large Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set on foam paper with Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Garden Patina and cut using the coordinating dies. Colour with Gallery soft oil pastels 241. You will need 2-3 petals for each flower to create flowers. Use an iron or heat gun to heat the petals and when they start to shrink, move them on the Molding Mat and press on the middle using shaping tool - using bigger one. 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 Rock Candy Stamens - ivory. Add a little hot glue to the underside of the flower to adhere (watch tutorial). Sponge the petals with dries clear adhesive and sprinkle with Crystal Ultrafine Transparent Glitter and Rajni Chawla's Crystal Clear 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 using Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Leaf Green ink and shape using Leafy Accents Shaping Mold

Arrange flowers and leaves around and adhere using hot glue gun.

Birthday Love

Birthday Love

Other Products: Black cardstock, white cardstock, Copic Markers: RV00, RV10, RV02, RV04, C1, C3, C5, BG10,E50,E51

For more tips on creating with the Floral Fashionista collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/9V6JOqdQtC8.

For more tips on creating with the Young at Heart collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/kmqAVM6ibfM.

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

Instructions: Card size: 5 3/4 x 6". This card is actually a pocket card, the bottom is a pocket for a gift card. The top lifts to reveal the gift inside. The curved bottom of the top tucks under the Gift For You tag to keep it closed. Start with a 12 x 6" piece of cardstock and fold in half. Cut the top with the Fleur Border Basics plain edge. Cut a black panel with the Eyelet edge and the wide die together. Cut a piece of pink decorative paper 5 3/4 x 4" and cut the bottom to match white leaving a white border all the way around. Glue it to the card top. Glue the black eyelet edge so that the white shows through the eyelet. Cut a pocket for the card base inside 6 x 3" cut pink paper 5 3/4 x 2 3/4" and glue it to the pocket. Glue the pocket on the bottom and 2 sides to the bottom of card. Cut the A Gift For You tag out of black, white and pink decorative paper and piece together. Off set the words slightly. Pop the die cut sentiment onto bottom pocket at a point where the top can barely tuck under it. Add a black rhinestone to each corner of the card.

Stamp car and top sentiment using black on white cardstock. Die cut the sentiment with the Ornamental tags, "highway sign" tag, sponge edges with pink and mat on larger black "highway sign". Die cut the car and color with Copics.

Stamp the florals with Magenta Hue and Buttercup and the leaves with Fern Green. Die cut and form. Add Prills to the centers of flowers, then glue flowers and leaves to the back of car. Add glitter randomly to the card then pop car up on the decorative edge. Glue sign tag to the left top.

Birthday Posies

Birthday Posies

Other Products: Navy and White cardstock, Glue gun, Spectrum Noir Marker FL3, Prisma Color Pencils 1102; 993; 1098,

For more tips on creating with the Purr-fect Posies collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/88KR6a5RRmg.

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

Instructions: Cut a piece of Navy cardstock 5 x 12". Score at 2 1/2, 5, 5 1/2, and 10". Fold making the easel card base. For the inside use the Purr-fect Posies paper and trim 3 pieces, one at the bottom 4 7/8 x 4 7/8", adhere to the card. The next two will be 4 7/8 x 2 3/8, adhere in place. Fold the very bottom up making a pocket. Be sure and leave the top open so you can slide the tags in later. To decorate this, top with a piece of white cardstock then the Purr-fect posies paper 1/8 inch smaller all the way around. Die cut one oval out of the Navy (use the second from the last) and top with another oval from white (second from the last). Stamp the sentiment, add foam dots and adhere to card. Stamp another sentiment on white with the Teal Blue and die cut out using the Arrows and Banners die. Place on top of the navy die cut and adhere to the center of the inside of card.

For the front, cut a piece of white cardstock 4 7/8 x 4 7/8", lay a piece of the Purr-fect Posies paper on top and adhere to card. Die cut the corner piece out beginning with navy first then the white to top it with. Add glue to the 2 straight sides and adhere to card. Stamp one of the Kittens on white with the Sepia ink, color with the Prisma Pencils, cut out with the coordinating die and add to the top of the corner piece as shown.

For the tag cut a piece of navy 3 x 4", layer it with white cardstock and another piece of the Purr-fect Posies paper on top cutting it 1/8 inch smaller. Cut the tag from the paper collection that says Hope Your Day Is Purr-fect and adhere to the bottom of the tag on the sides and bottom. Die cut the pre-made tags out and add to the pocket. Die cut 2 of the larger tags form the paper pack, adhere to white card stock and add to the pocket on the inside of the card.

Stamp the leaves and flowers on the Deluxe Flower Shaping paper with the Sepia ink. Color the leaves with the Vivid Chartreuse and cut out with the coordinating die. Ink the edges with the Leaf Green ink. Stamp the flowers with the Sepia ink and color the center with the FL3 marker, die cut out with the coordinating die, ink the edges with the Teal Blue ink. Place all the leaves and flowers in the mold and run through your die cutting machine. Put 2 of the flowers together making one flower and add the stamens by putting a hole in the center and hot gluing them in place. Add some to the inside pocket and some to the outside tag as shown.

To finish, add glitter to all the leaves and flowers.

Purr-fect Treats

Purr-fect Treats

Other Products: White Cardstock, Silk Ribbon, Gems, Archival Ink (Shadow Grey, Jet Black), ColorBox Dyestress Ink (Aster, Inchworm), Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L (E-Z Runner Ultra, Thin 3D Foam Squares, Adhesive Dots Micro, Dual Tip Glue Pen), Yellow Treat Bag, Waterbrush

For more tips on creating with the Purr-fect Posies collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/88KR6a5RRmg.

For more tips on creating with the flower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at .

Instructions: Click here to view a larger photo of this project. Stamp and die cut 1 of the balloon kitty image onto white cardstock using black ink (Archival- Jet Black). Add color to the image using Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers (Orange, Persian Blue, Violet, Pink) and a waterbrush.

Stamp and die cut a set of the small and medium posies onto Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper using grey ink (Archival- Shadow Grey). Add color to the flowers using light purple ink (ColorBox Dyestress- Aster) and daubers. Stamp and die cut 1 set of leaves onto white cardstock using grey ink (Archival- Shadow Grey) and add color using light green ink (ColorBox Dyestress- Inchworm) and daubers. Shape the flowers and leaves using the 3D Purr-fect Posies Shaping Mold. Add Lavender and Lace Prills to the middle of each flower. Let dry.

Find and cut out the "Hope Your Day is Purr-fect" sentiment and flag one end. Die cut the "Fun Times" mini tag. Die cut one border strip from white cardstock. Cut a strip of purple patterned paper that is 1" wide and the length of the base of the treat bag. Add the die cut border strip and some purple gems. Tie a purple silk ribbon bow around the top of the treat bag and add the die cut mini tag.

Add the kitty with balloons to the bag using Thin 3D Foam Squares. Then add the sentiment next to him. Adhere the flowers and leaves to the gift bag using Adhesive Dots.

Gated Cherry Blossoms

Gated Cherry Blossoms

Other Products: Soft Shadow Gray Ink, London Fog Memento, ribbon, Copic Markers: BOO, B01, RV00, E50, E21, C01, C03, C05, RV02, Y11, Y15, E33, E35, YG61, G82, E81, W02, W03, W05, E43, E42, YG03, white cardstock, pink cardstock

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

For more tips on creating with the Cherry Blossom Retreat collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/OaA2da5H-E0.

Instructions: Card size: 5 1/2 x 5 7/8". Cut a pink panel 6 x 5 7/8", score 1/4" on each long side. Center Daydream Bridge on the panel and die cut. Remove die cut and set aside then take the pink panel cut-out and cut it in half vertically. Cut another pink panel 5 1/2 x 5 7/8" then glue one half of each cut-out onto the back using the scored 1/4"tabs created. Cut 2 white panels 5 1/4 x 5 3/4" then place Daydream die in the center of 1 of them, draw a line around the outside edge softly with pencil and cut out then cut in half vertically to match card front. Glue each half onto corresponding half then glue the other white panel inside card, centering. Glue the pink Daydream Bridge die cut on inside so that when closed the die cut will match cut-out edges on the front. Die cut 4 Elegant Pocket Accents corners from pink then glue to each front corner.

Stamp using London Fog, die cut and color the wishing well, sign, extra birds and birds on the branch. Stamp using soft gray, die cut and form the Cherry Blossoms (do not sponge as flowers are white for a different look), stamp Cherry Blossoms leaves with Vivid Chartreuse and sponge then die cut and form. Stamp leaves from Rain Boots and Blossoms using Leaf Green and sponge with Chartreuse, die cut. Insert stamen into the larger flowers and use Prills on all the tiny blossoms. Form extra birds with a large ball from the Deluxe Shaping Kit.

Arrange wishing well, sign and birds on a branch inside card. Foam tape one of the extra birds to the top of wishing well. Arrange flowers and birds on the front around the edges, both sides. Add glitter and add a pink linen crumpled bow to the left bottom of front.

For My Thoughtful Friend

For My Thoughtful Friend

Other Products: Bermuda bay and cream card stock - stampin up!, Metalic thread, Lime Burst colour cloud blending ink - cosmic shimmer, Shaded Spruce, Blueberry Bushel, Mossy Meadow, Early Espresso, Gray Granite, Petal pink ink pads - stampin Up! Copic pens Y35, W000, W1, W3, B000, B00, B04, YG01, YR16, BV02, R21, Hot glue, String of gems

For more tips on creating with the Purr-fect Posies collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/88KR6a5RRmg.

For more tips on creating with the Oakberry Lane collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/HirfUN8NEYY.

Instructions: Click here to view a larger photo of this project. Make the Oakberry Lane blossoms using the blueberry bushel ink to stamp onto the Bermuda bay card stock. Die cut and edge the petals with the blueberry bushel ink. Place face down into the shaping mold, spritz with water and place the top on the mold before running it though the die cutting machine to shape the flowers. Poke a small hole through the centre of the set of petals and thread the stamen through a small group of petals and then a group - glue in place using hot glue.

Stamp the Oakberry leaves onto the flower shaping paper using Shaded Spruce and colour using the lime burst ink. Die cut and colour the reverse with the same ink, then place in the mold, spritz with water and run through the diecutting machine as with the flowers. Hot glue a set of leaves to the back of each flower. Snip away excess stem on the flowers.

Make approx. 6 flowering dogwood branches by stamping them in early espresso ink onto the flower shaping paper. Colour using the petal pink and mossy meadow ink and colour the branches in early espresso. Use the copic pen to tint the centre of each flower and die cut the branches. Shape using the flower shaping tools.

Die cut 4 of the box sides using cream card and glue the sides together leaving the last side open so that the box lies flat. Die cut your choice of paper for the box sides using the solid dies from the box set and adhere them to the box using dries clear glue. Die cut 4 of the floral silhouette squares and adhere these over the paper on each side. Glue the remainder of the box together. Cut another square of paper and adhere this to the bottom of the box.

Die cut your choice of tag from the paper collection, die cut a second tag using cream card and adhere these back to back to form a stronger tag and thread with metallic thread.

Arrange and secure into place the flowers, blossoms and tags around the top of the box using hot glue. Add a string of gems along the bottom of the box on all side using dries clear glue.

Stamp the kittens in gray granite ink and colour using copic pens. Die cut the kittens and shape them using the flower shaping tools - secure into position on the box using hot glue.

Love-ly Posies

Love-ly Posies

Other Products: Foam Tape, diecutting machine

For more tips on creating with the Purr-fect Posies collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/88KR6a5RRmg.

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

Instructions: Cut a piece of white cardstock 12" x 6", score at 6" along the long side and fold to create a base card of 6" x 6". Cut a 6" x 6" panel from the paper collection and die cut the centre out using the second largest plain die from the HCD1-7154 Eyelet Circle & Basics - Small Die set. Adhere the outer frame to the base card using the foam tape. Cut the centre circle out of the patterned paper featuring the cats on the swing using the second largest plain die from the HCD1-7154 Eyelet Circle & Basics - Small Die set into the recessed circle.

Stamp the image from HCPC-3875 Purr-fect Playdates Stamp set in Jet Black ink on Iris cardstock. Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush Makers and die cut with the coordinating die. Add Crystal clear glitter using Dries Clear glue on a dry sponge. Adhere to the centre of the frame with foam tape.

Stamp the branch image from the HCPC-3867 Cherry Blossom Retreat Stamp set in Jet Black ink on Iris cardstock. Colour with Zig Clean Colour Brush markers and die cut with the coordinating dies. Shape and add Crystal Clear glitter using Dries Clear glue on a dry sponge. Trim and adhere above to the top of the circle above the cats.

Stamp the flower images from HCPC-3874 Purr-fect Posies Stamp set in Buttercup ink on the Deluxe Flower Shaping card. Colour with Buttercup ink and die cut with the coordinating dies. Colour the back of the flowers with Buttercup ink and shape using the coordinating mold. When dry add Crystal Clear glitter using Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge. Add Lettuce Entertain You Prills to the centres of the flowers with Dries Clear glue. Adhere over the branch as shown.

Adhere little birds to the card as shown.

Die cut the tag out of the paper collection using the tag die from the HCD1-7202 Album Tags & Accents Die set and adhere to the top left of the card over the flowers.

Triple Gold

Triple Gold

Other Products: Diecutting Machine, Dimensional tape, White cardstock, Gold Mirror cardstock, WOW Gold Sparkle Embossing Glitter, Cream vellum, VersaMark, Gold Gala Glitz

For more tips on creating with the Purr-fect Posies collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/88KR6a5RRmg.

Instructions: Card size is 4 1/4 x 5 1/2". Cut white cardstock to 8 1/2 x 5 1/2", score and fold at 4 1/4" on the long side to create a 4 1/4 x 5 1/2" top fold card base. Cut three pieces of white cardstock: 2 x 3 1/4", 3 x 4 1/4" and 4 x 5 1/4". Cut three pieces of gold mirror cardstock: 2 1/4 x 3 1/2", 3 1/4 x 4 1/2" and 4 1/4 x 5 1/2".

Layer the three white pieces of cardstock on top of each other, centered. Top Tip: Use a small piece of removable tape in between the layers to keep them together.

Stamp the spray from the Purring and Playful Cling Stamp Set a couple of times using VersaMark ink. Sprinkle with WOW Gold Sparkle Embossing Glitter and heat set using the Heat It tool.

Adhere the largest gold mirror cardstock to the card base using dries clear adhesive the adhere the largest stamped white layer. Adhere the next white stamped layer to the next gold mat and then adhere to the card base using dimensional tape. Adhere the last gold mat and white layer the same way.

Stamp the Purr-fect posies and leaves and the Butterfly from the Butterfly Kisses stamp set on cream colored vellum using VersaMark ink. Sprinkle with WOW Gold Sparkle Embossing Glitter and heat set using the Heat It tool. Shape lightly using the Deluxe Flower Shaping kit. Offset two of the flowers and adhere together using dries clear adhesive. Add gold gala glitz to the flower center and let dry. Adhere the flower, leaves and butterfly to the card front as shown.

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MARLENE DE HAAN
I think the question is what do I not like. They are so beautiful and colourful. Delicate yet strong. I love them all. I am slowly getting a collection together of your beautiful products. Also to see your videos on Youtube is so helpful. I am now 81 and only discovered your products fairly recently. Many thanks to you all from there UK.
Wednesday 5th of June 2019 11:55 AM
MARTIE ROLLIN
My creative brain has really been inspired today! I have enjoyed seeing so many beaufitul flowers created with the peonies die sets...gorgeous petal layers. Thank you!
Wednesday 5th of June 2019 03:37 PM