Other Products: White, bright yellow, & light green cardstock, Chameleon Markers YL2, RD4, GR3, & BK4, Sparkle Mod-Podge, Anna Griffon Aviary embossing folder, Wink of Stella Pen-clear, tiny alphabet beads, green & gold metallic ribbon, Adirondack Ink- Mountain Rose, Viva pearl pen-sunny yellow, Distress Ink-tea dye, Gesso, stiff brush, glue, & pop-dots
Watch this video https://youtu.be/Z8P070kC3oo to learn how to create dimensional roses with the Classic Rose Collection.
Instructions: Make a 5" X 7" white card base. Cut a 4 7/8" X 6 3/4" mat of the light green leaf patterned paper from pad. Cut a 4 3/8" X 6 5/8" mat from the light and dark green diagonal striped paper from pad. Add a strip of ribbon 3/4 inch from left edge of dark green. Glue the two mats together and attach to card front. Cut a frame with the window die from light green cardstock. Cut a center only from white cardstock. Run this piece through embossing folder. Ink around edges of frame & insert with tea dye ink. Line the frame up 1/4" from bottom and 1/2" from right side and glue in place, then glue in white insert.
Stamp four sets of rose petals onto yellow cardstock, omitting small cluster of three, using cocoa ink. Color centers of petals with mountain rose ink, then cut with matching die. Stamp two sets of large vine onto light green cardstock, using cocoa ink. Color with GR3 marker and cut with matching die. Coat petals with wink of Stella. Stamp three sets of the small three petal cluster onto white cardstock using cocoa ink. Color centers with tea dye and cut with matching die. Shape each petal and add yellow pearl to centers. Stamp one rose bouquet onto white cardstock using cocoa ink. Color leaves with GR3 pen and rose with YL2. Add shading at petal bottoms with RD4 and go over it with YL2. Coat leaves with wink of Stella. Shape and assemble four roses and one bud, using the video listed above as a guide. Dip stiff brush into Gesso, wipe off excess on scrap paper and brush across the rose petal tips.
Stamp butterflies with black ink onto white cardstock. Color body with BK4, and add RD4 to parts of the wings as pictured, and go over wings to blend with YL2 and make it more orange than red. Coat with ModPodge. When all pieces are dry attach roses and butterfly, using picture as a guide, to card front with glue and pop-dots. Add a small bow as pictured. Add the rose bouquet with pop dots. Glue small beads to the bottom right to complete your card.