Other Products: Creative Expressions cardstock - Iris, Versamagic ink - Pretty Petunia, Purple Hydrangea, Perfect Plumeria, Nuvo Pure Sheen Glitter - Diamond, Green Floral tape, hot glue gun, dry oasis, foam tape
For more tips on creating with the Burst of Spring collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/_8WJPTKIUlQ.
For more tips on creating with the Heartfelt Love collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/AePSIkkwaCE.
Instructions: Click here to view a large photo of this project. Die cut 4 box dies from the HCD1-7163 A Gift of Love Box set out of the Wisteria cardstock, trim the top off and the top tag and assemble three sides together. Cut a piece of dry oasis to fit the box and insert in the box before completing assembling the box. Glue the oasis to the base of the box as you are gluing the base of the box. Die cut the patterned paper using the dies from the HCD1-7163 A Gift of Love Box set and adhere to the box. Cut the patterned zip strip from the paper collection and trim to 1 3/4" and adhere to the top of the box with foam tape. Add Nuvo glitter to the patterned paper with Dries Clear glue.
Stamp the flower images from the HCPC-3862 Cherry Pansy Stamp set in Perfect Plumeria and Pretty Petunia on Iris cardstock. Colour the dark purple flowers with the Purple Hydrangea inks and the dark area with Perfect Plumeria with a Fantastix pen. Colour the light purple flowers with Pretty Petunia and colour the dark area with Pretty Petunia with a Fantastix pen. Die cut using the coordinating die and colour the dark purple flowers on the back with Purple Hydrangea ink and the light purple flowers on the back with Pretty Petunia ink. Shape using the coordinating mold and assemble when dry. Add Crystal Clear glitter to the flowers with Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge and pierce the centres with a piercing tool. Add the pastel bead stamens - twist three stamens together for the large flowers and a single stamen for the small flowers and glue into place. Colour the single stamens wires with Leaf Green ink and wrap green floral tape around the larger flower stems with three stamens.
Stamp the leaf images from the HCPC-3862 Cherry Pansy Stamp set in Library Green ink on Iris cardstock. Colour with Leaf Green and Olive inks and die cut with the coordinating dies. Colour the backs with Leaf Green ink. Shape using the coordinating molds and add Crystal Clear glitter to the leaves with Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge. Add two sets of large leaves to the top of the front of the box and the others to the flowers with a hot glue gun. Add the flowers in the box to finish.