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Sunflowers for You

Other Products: Art Glitter Ultrafine Transparent Flax and Acorn, Want2Scrap 72 Count LeCreme Pearls

For more ways to use the Beary Retreat collection see this video.

Watch this video for tips on shaping the sunflowers.

Instructions: Create an A2 sized card out of white cardstock. Cut an A2 sized card front from the Beary Fun Retreat Paper Collection and die cut the center image using the coordinating die from the Eyelet Circles and Basic Large Die set. Sponge outer edges of A2 design paper card front with Olive Grove Memento Ink and adhere directly to card base with Dries Clear Adhesive. Adhere die cut center image to the card base with pop dots. Cut the "for You" sentiment from the design paper and sponge edges with Olive Grove Memento Ink and adhere to card as shown with small pop dots. 

On white cardstock with Tuxedo Black Memento Ink stamp the sunflowers and lady bug with the Classic Sunflower Stamp Set, the small flowers from the Window Box Fillers Stamp Set and the leaves from the Botanical Rose Stamp Set and die cut all with coordinating dies. 

Using Sponge Daubers color the lady bug head with Rich Cocoa, color the body with Lady Bug and highlight the edge of the bug's body with Rhubarb Stalk Memento Inks; color the sunflowers with Potter's Clay in the center and the petals with Peanut Brittle and then Cantaloupe Memento Inks on the petal edges and then go back and add a touch of Morocco Ink to each sunflower center; color the leaves entirely and the stems of small flowers with New Sprout and then add Olive Grove to the edges of the large leaves and then lightly add Pearlescent Olive over entire leaves. Using a Fantastic color the center of each small flowers with Cantaloupe Memento Inks. Using the Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit shape all the flowers, leaves and lady bug. 

Cut apart small flowers as needed and adhere all to card front as shown using pop dots and Dries Clear Adhesive as needed. Add Flax Glitter to the die cut sunflowers, the sunflowers on the design paper and the center of each small flower; add Lichen Glitter to the leaves and stems and Acorn Glitter to the center of each sunflower. Finish by adhering LeCreme Pearls to the design paper as shown.

Created By: Candy Slabaugh

Classic Sunflower Die


Botanical Wings Die


Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit


Window Box Fillers Die