Other products: Spellbinders Standard Circles Large, White Cardstock, Art Institute Microfine Poupon Glitter, Fingertip sponges, Spray Bottle w/Water, Dimensional Adhesive, Paper Trimmer, Scissors
Watch this video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=84Re1-gaq1o for shaping tips and techniques on the hibiscus flowers and leaves.
Instructions: Start with 11" x 5 1/2" white card base, score and fold at 5 1/2". Cut bright pink paper from Under The Sea paper to 5 1/4" x 5 1/4" size. Cut reverse side of 6" x 6" Under The Sea card front to 5" x 5" size. Diecut second largest circle of Spellbinders Standard Circles Lg from 5" x 5" card front. Stamp "The Best" sentiment from HCPC-3740 Heartfelt Wishes Cling Stamp Set in Rose Bud ink onto bottom right corner of 5" x 5" card front. Sponge outer edges of card base, pink panel, outer and inner edges of 5" x 5" card front with Memento Rose Bud ink. Attach pink panel directly onto card base. Use dimensional adhesive to attach 5" x 5" card front. Diecut second largest circle of Spellbinders Standard Circles Lg from white cardstock and stamp aquatic corner from HCPC-3738 Coral Reef Collage Cling Stamp Set in Rose bud ink onto edge of circle. Lightly sponge over aquatic image with Cantaloupe ink and attach directly onto center of card.
Stamp hibiscus and leaf from HCPC-3736 Tropical Hibiscus Cling Stamp Set, jellyfish from HCPC-3737 Under the Sea Coral Cling Stamp Set in ColorBox Dark Brown ink onto white cardstock and diecut with coordinating dies. Use sponges along with Rose Bud, Cantaloupe and Teal Zeal to color 2 largest hibiscus and leaf. Use sponges and Fantastix along with Rose Bud, Cantaloupe and Teal Zeal to color jellyfish. You can view a quick coloring Fantastix tutorial here. Place a dab of Gold Stamp Paint onto some clear cardstock or other non porous surface, spritz with water to dilute, and use hydra sponge to tap off first then lightly apply over flourishing hibiscus, aquatic scene, fish and let dry. The stamp paint increases the color vibrance and adds shimmer. Use Deluxe Flower Shaping kit to shape hibiscus, leaf and jellyfish. Cut apart leaf. Use glue and dimensional adhesive to attach hibiscus, leaf and jellyfish as shown. Cut "At The Seaside" from reverse side of A2 Under The Sea card front and attach next to hibiscus cluster as shown. Use Dries Clear Glue to add Poupon Glitter and Heart Of Gold prills onto card as desired.
Created By: Ellen Miller