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Toad Love

Toad LoveOther Products: Bazzill Cardstock; Curious Iridescent - Cryogen White; White Cardstock; Tim Holtz Distress Ink - Forrest Moss; Ranger Wendy Vecchi Archival Ink - Tea Rose and Leaf Green; Ranger Wendy Vecchi Embossing Powder - Fern Green; Art Institute Ultrafine Transparent Glitter - Ensalada and Angel Dust; Copics R00, R20, R22, R24, R27, R43, G40, G43, G46, YG05, YG09, YG91, YG93, YG95, YG97, YG99; Thermo-O-Web Glitter Dust Spray - Iridescent; Flower Soft - Marigold; Ranger Stickles - Tropical Tangerine and Seafoam; Want2Scrap 72 Count Pearls - White and Pink

Watch this video to learn how to create and shape the flowers.

Instructions: Begin by creating a 6" x 6" card base. Next cut a card front from the Winking Frog Paper to a 5 3/4" square and adhere to card front. Using the Cut Mat Create 2A Die, die cut the center of the card front and then flip over and use the green side. Sponge green square with Lime Pastel Chalk Ink and then adhere to inside of card (showing through to front). On Cryogen White Paper with Tuxedo Black Ink stamp the flirting frogs image twice. Die cut both images using the Water Lily die. Then on just one of the water lilies, die cut each frog using the coordinating dies from the Flirting Frogs Die. Color all with Copics. Add Angel Dust Glitter to both water lilies and add Ensalada Glitter to the frogs. Add Marigold Flower Soft and Tropical Tangerine Stickles to the bouquet and Seafoam Tickles to the bouquet stems. Also add Tropical Tangerine Stickles to the girl frog's cheeks. Add die cut frogs to water lily with pop dots. With pop dots adhere water lily that frogs were die cut from behind full water lily. On White Cardstock with Forrest Moss Distress Ink stamp lily pads from Water Lily Cling Set, die cut with coordinating Water Lily Dies and then color with Olive Pastel and Lime Pastel Chalk Ink. Shape lily pads with Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit and add Ensalada Glitter.

Next on white cardstock stamp water lilies from Water Lily Cling Set with Tea Rose Ink, die cut with coordinating Water Lily Die and color with Rose Coral Chalk Ink. Shape lilies with Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit and add Angel Dust Glitter to petals and Prills to flower centers. Add Water Lilies and Lily Pads to card as shown with pop dots. On White Cardstock that has been die cut with the arrow die from the Everyday Heroes Die, with Leaf Green Ink stamp the sentiment from the Flirting Frogs Set and then add Fern Green Embossing Powder. Tap off excess and heat set. Sponge edges of arrow with Rose Coral Chalk Ink. Spray arrow with Iridescent Glitter Dust Spray and then fold over edge and adhere to card front as shown with pop dots. Add Crystal Lacquer to frog eyes. Finally add Pink and White Pearls as shown.

Created By: Candy Slabaugh

3-D Crystal Lacquer


Cut Mat Create 2A Die


Everyday Heroes Die


Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit


Water Lily Cling Stamp Set


Water Lily Die


Flirting Frogs Die