Other products: Inks: VersaMark Watermak ink, Distress ink (stormy sky, walnut stain); Image Colored With: Prismacolor Pencils (white, blue violet lake), OMS; Paper: Cardstock (Kraft); Accessories: Ribbon, Copper brads, Martha Stewart ebony embossing powder, Art Glitter Turning Leaf Pee Wee Kit, foam dots
Watch this video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Qcx0tuQ0iQ to see how to shape the botanical rose flower. Watch this video https://youtu.be/_2C3Dr29dIo for tips on cutting intricate dies.
Instructions: View a larger project image here. Finished folded card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2", open is 14 1/2" x 5 1/2". Start by choosing your favorite flipfold insert. Cut scalloped border on left hand flip with edge die. Cut patterned paper panels for each panel, cut scalloped border on dark blue and light cream small panels, ink edges with walnut stain distress ink, adhere patterned paper to kraft panels, before adhering patterned paper to back panel make sure to glue a piece of ribbon. Stamp several cups, mug, spoon, sentiment images on kraft cardstock with VersaMark ink and heat emboss with black embossing powder, cut images with coordinating dies. Color images with distress ink and prismacolor pencils. Cut 2 large tags from patterned paper, ink edges with distress ink, cut small circles from kraft cardstock and adhere to tags.
Start assembly of outside panels, adhere large mug to small panel as pictured (this will make the front of your card), glue a piece of ribbon to back of mug, cover back side of mug with brown patterned paper. Second panel is back of card. Third panel - Cut piece of patterned paper, ink edges with distress ink and mat with kraft cardstock, adhere by glueing only 3 sides, left, right and bottom edges, this will make a pocket for one of the tags, adhere Enjoy sentiment with foam dots. Fourth panel - Add cups image with foam dots.
Inside panels, first panel - cut sentiment strip, ink edges with distress ink and mat with kraft cardstock, adhere as pictured. Second panel - create a pocket with the decorative border die from kraft cardstock for the second tag, on this tag adhere the sentiment with foam dots. Third panel - Cut a patterned paper panel, ink edges with distress ink. Using 2 edge dies, cut top and bottom edges from kraft cardstock to create the matting panel for the patterned paper, adhere patterned paper panel to kraft cardstock. Cut a decorative border shape from kraft cardstock, ink with distress ink and adhere as pictured. Cut a ticket sentiment with die and adhere with foam dots. Fourth panel - Adhere cup and spoon with foam dots. Add ribbon to tags with copper brad. Add glitter to each panel for sparkle.
Cover - stamp flowers with black ink and cut with coordinating die, color with stormy sky distress ink, shape with flower shaping kit. Cut leafy swirl from kraft cardstock and cut in half, shape leaves. Adhere large flower as pictured, add swirls and smaller flowers. Cut tag with coordinating die, ink edges with distress ink and adhere as pictured. Fill in centers of flowers with Express-O Yourself Mini Prills.