Other Products: White card stock, water colour pencils, scoring board, Tumbled Glass Distress ink, die cutting machine
For more tips on creating with the Cherry Blossom Retreat collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/OaA2da5H-E0.
For more tips on creating with the flower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.
Instructions: The finished card measures 7 inches by 5 inches. Cut white card stock to 10 inches by 7 inches and score at 5 inches on the longer side. Fold to make a horizontal top folding card. Cut a piece of pattern paper from paper collection a little smaller than card base. Distress with Tumbled Glass distress ink and adhere to the card front.
Cut the second mat layer from the paper collection 1/4 inch smaller than the first mat layer. Use the Eyelet border die to cut a border at the base of this mat layer. Distress the edges with Tumbled Glass Distress ink. Adhere this on card front with foam dots.
Stamp the cherry blossom flowers with a combination of Rose madder and Carnation Red ink on white card stock. Colour with same colours with a little Vibrant Fuchsia also. Stamp the leaves in Library green ink and colour with leaf green. Shape the flowers and leaves in the mold and give further shape with groove golf tools. Add stamens in the centre of the flowers
Stamp the bird house image on white card stock using Jet Black ink and colour with water colour pencils. Cut with matching die and adhere to the card front on the lower right side.
Arrange all the flowers and leaves along with the birds. Add some birds cut from the paper collection. Stamp a sentiment at the base to finish the card.
Created By: Anita Kejriwal