A Zinnia Garden Celebration
Other Products: Hot glue gun, hot glue, paper trimmer, scissors, die cutting machine, heat embossing tool, sisal, self-adhesive crystals
For more tips on creating with the Summer's Garden Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/-dYnAWXIH3E.
For more tips on creating with the flower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.
Instructions: Cut a piece of white cardstock to 8 1/4 x 11" size, score and fold at 5.5”. Cut a piece of pink patterned paper from the Sugarspun paper collection to 5 5/16 x 8 1/16" size. Adhere it to the base. Cut a piece of the blue Sugarspun paper to 4.5 x 7 1/4" and a little bigger piece of white cardstock. Glue them together and attach them to the base using adhesive foam. Stamp the sentiment with Celebrate Love Sentiments Cling Stamp and Vibrant Fuchsia ink and cut it out. Cut out a white decorative circle with Butterly Kisses die. Cut out the biggest oval from the Ornate Ovals Die from white cardstock. Cut out the smaller Ornate Ovals from white cardstock and the other one from the blue paper from the Sugarspun paper collection. Adhere them as pictured with dimensional adhesive and glue.
Stamp blossoms from Small and Large Garden Zinnia Cling Stamp Sets in Pink Peony ink onto Deluxe Flower Shaping paper and diecut with coordinating die. You`ll need about 16 zinnia flowers, 3 petals for every big flower, 2 petals for small flowers. Stamp 11 Oakberry Lane Blossoms with Pink Peony ink and cut them out with coordinating die. Stamp Lilac flowers onto Vellum Paper with Frost White ink, then use white embossing powder and heat emboss tool to emboss them. You`ll also need about 5 leaves from Leafy Accents Set. Stamp them in Leaf Green ink and cut out with coordinating dies. Use the Stack and Store daubers to color Zinnia flowers and leaves. For flowers use Pink Peony ink, for leaves use Leaf Green ink. Shape Zinnias and Lilacs with golf tool and Deluxe Flower Shaping stylus. Shape the Oakberry Lane Blossoms and leaves using their coordinating shaping molds. Take some Lemon Chiffon Prills and glue them in the centers of Lilac flowers, for other flowers use pearl stamens. Use dimensional adhesive and hot glue to attach blossoms and leaves onto card as pictured.
To add the extra sparkle, use the Dries Clear glue along with Crystal Clear glitter over flowers.
Decorate card with a few small self-adhesive crystals.