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Petunia And Hummingbird Window

Other Products: Micro Beads, White card stock, Purple card stock, Light green card stock, Glossy white card stock, Copic Markers, Violet Dye ink, Light green dye ink, Pearls, Glitter, Crystal Stickles, Ribbon (light green), Fun Foam, 3-M Foam tape.    

Instructions: Card size is 6 x 6". Start with 12 x 6” heavy weight white card stock, score at 6” and fold in half tent style. Glue a piece of purple card stock 5 7/8 X 5 7/8” to the card base. 

Cut a piece of Fun foam to 5 1/2 x 5 1/2" size and a piece of designer paper to 5 3/4 x 5 3/4" from the Petunia collection. Diecut the Botanic Window opening from the Fun Foam as well as the designer paper, making so that both windows will line up with each other. Glue the Fun Foam to the back of designer paper matching window openings. On a piece of glossy white card stock large enough to cover the window opening, sponge with a violet and a light green dye ink then glue it to the back of the Fun Foam window. Then add the Fun Foam/decorative paper and glossy paper sandwich to the card base on top of the purple card stock. 

Die cut the Botanic Window frame pieces out of white linen card stock and then glue to the window opening. Die cut the Regal Border from white linen and glue to the top of the card. 

Stamp and die cut small Petunia Flowers in Violet ink onto white cardstock and diecut with coordinating dies. Stamp leaves and branches in Memento Bamboo Leaves onto light green cardstock and diecut with coordinating dies. Stamp Regal Hummingbirds in Black onto white card stock and diecut with coordinating dies.

Color hummingbirds with Copic Markers, sponge flowers with violet and leaves with light green. Lightly mist flowers with water then shape with Flower Shaping Kit. Let flowers dry completely, fill centers with dark purple micro beads. Shape leaves.

Glue 2 Classic Leaf die cuts left of the window (one on top and one on the bottom) then arrange flowers on top of the Classic Leaf die cuts.  Fill in with Leafy Branch Leaves and light green ribbon “tails”. Stick foam tape on the backs of hummingbirds and attach them to the card. Make a bow, having long tails, for the top right side of card and then add one flower on top of the bow. Finish decorating with pearl halves and glitter. Add Crystal Stickles to the hummingbird’s wings and tails.

Created By: Robin Clendenning

Classic Leaf Cling Stamp Set


Classic Leaf Die


Leafy Branch Cling Stamp Set


Leafy Branch Die


Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit


Botanic Window Die


Regal Hummingbird Die


Small Classic Petunia Die