Join the Alumni Team blog hop and be inspired to create something beautiful today!
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Did you know on the last Friday of every month we have a blog hop filled with beautiful inspiration from the Alumni Design team? Are you looking to jumpstart your creativity? If you feel stuck and want some ideas to get you started, you are in the perfect spot!
A heads up we are the last blog in the hop, so if you landed here from the hop make sure to scroll down to see the beautiful project from designer Uma Didwania and leave a comment for your chance to win a $25 gift certificate!
Join in this months hop for a chance to win a $25 gift certificate before 11:59pm EST September 27th, 2021. It's easy to join in on the fun! Here is how to play along... It starts right here on Kathy's blog post!
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Be inspired by the project you see.
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A winner will be randomly chosen from all of the blogs in the hop and announced September 29th,2021, Plus a winner will be drawn from the comments below! You can find out who is the winners are on our Facebook page and on our website! Have fun and good luck everyone!
Instructions so you can create this project too:
- Card measures 6"×6". Take a 12"×6" piece of white cardstock, score on 6" from longer side and fold it. Cut it with largest die from Simple Centerpiece die and create a shaped card base. Cut a designer paper using same die and mat it on card base. Cut a decorative piece from white cardstock and gold cardstock using Elegant Heart Centerpiece die. Glue both together, offsetting them a bit and adhere on card.
- Cut an octagon piece from designer paper using die to create window scene. Stamp sentiment on it using majestic violet ink and glue it onto the card.
- Cut 2 more decorative pieces from white cardstock and gold cardstock using the Elegant Heart Centerpiece die, trim die cuts and glue together, offsetting them a bit. Cut an octagon frame from the paper pad and white cardstock. Cut an octagon piece from clear cardstock. Arrange all the die cuts, add sequins, and create shaker card using dimensional tape.
- Stamp the Clematis flower onto deluxe flower shaping paper using cactus flower ink and cut out with coordinating die. Color flowers using same ink and shape using shaping mold. Pierce the center and insert stamens. Apply dries clear glue and glitter on it. Stamp the leaves from the leafy accent stamp and holly berry stamp using leaf green ink and color with sea grass ink. Cut with coordinating die and shape using mold.
- Arrange your flowers and leaves onto the card and adhere in place using hot glue.
TOP TIP: Learn more techniques with the Elegant Centerpiece Die collection in this video here: https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/video/how-to-create-shaped-elegant-centerpiece-cards-the-ez-way
For even more inspiration you can see more projects from the design team with the Elegant Centerpiece Die Collection HERE:
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