Smooth white cardstock, watercolor paper, dimensional tape, glue dots, satin cord, spiced mermaid distress oxide ink, sap green archival
For more tips on creating with the Cherry Blossom Retreat collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/OaA2da5H-E0.
Ready side fold card measures 6.25"x 6.25". To create card mat, first choose pattern paper from the designer paper collection. Cut a piece measuring 6"x 6". Cut a decorative piece from the white cardstock using day dreams bridge die. Cut it in half and glue it on the two sides of the ready card base as shown in the picture. Further, glue the card mat on the card base. Choose a card panel from the same collection and cut it into 5.5" x 5.5". Mat it on the white cardstock which is bigger 1/8 of an inch on all four sides. Cut a window using cut mat and create 2A die. Stamp the image from haven of daydreams stamp on the water color paper using black archival. Paint the image with the zig markers. Mat it on the card base. Adhere the card panel using dimensional tape for adding dimensional. Stamp bridge image on water color and paint it with zig markers. Cut the bridge image with the coordinating die. Glue it using glue dots.
Stamp a flower pot and board images on watercolor paper using black archival and cut with coordinating dies. Paint images with zig markers. Arrange and glue painted images as shown. Stamp some cherry blossom flowers using vibrant fuchsia archival and cut with coordinating die. Paint flowers using spiced mermaid distress oxide and shape flowers using flower shaping mold. Add stamens to flowers and glue them using designer dries clear glue. Stamp leaves using olive green archrival. Paint leaves using sap green and olive green ink. Shape leaves using flower shaping mold. Glue flowers and leaves on top left corner of card as shown. Cut 2 tags from the same collection using die and tie them using satin cord.