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Criss-Cross Asters

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Other Products: Pearl White Metallic Cardstock, WOW Clear Sparkle Embossing Powder, Diecutting Machine, Hot Glue Gun, Dimensional Squares, Scissor, Paper Trimmer, Funnel tray, Archival ink Olive

For more tips on creating with the Wild Aster Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/1mriCKqh-Ac.

For more tips on creating with the diamond dies, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/JwS0Rmysd98.

Instructions: Decorated crisscross card is 6" x 8". Start with a 12" x 12" sheet of Pearl White Metallic Cardstock and cut it in half. Score both pieces at 6" on the long side and adhere the two pieces together with dries clear adhesive so that you have a double center and a right and left flap. Use a paper trimmer to cut the right flap diagonally in half from the score line to the bottom right corner. Cut the left flap from the score line to the bottom left corner. Splitcoaststampers has a great crisscross card tutorial with photos here

Cut a 6 x 6 panel from Wild Aster Paper Collection, trim to 5 7/8" x 5 7/8", ink the edges using Archival Vibrant Fuchsia ink and adhere to the 6" x 6" section of the card. Cut a piece of dark fuchsia paper from the collection 5 7/8" x 5 7/8", cut in half diagonally, ink the edges and adhere to the two crisscross panels. Cut a 6 x 6” panel from the paper collection, trim to 5 3/4" x 5 3/4", cut in half diagonally, ink the edges with Vibrant Fuchsia Ink and adhere to the fuchsia designer paper. Use dries clear adhesive to seal the bottom of the pocket closed. Cut the Lacy Diamond Die from Pearl White cardstock and ink the edges with Vibrant Fuchsia ink. Using the third largest die from the Diamond Basics die set, cut from fuchsia designer paper and ink the edges. Stamp the sentiment from Special Birthday Sentiments Cling Stamp Set on pearl white cardstock using Vibrant Fuchsia ink, diecut using the plain die from the Lacy Diamond set and ink the edges. Adhere the two small diamonds together using dries clear adhesive and then adhere to the Lacy Diamond using dimensional squares. Adhere to the card front using dimensional squares.

Click on my name below to see more photos of the pocket insert. To create the pocket insert, cut white pearl cardstock 5 3/4" x 5 1/2". Cut the fuchsia designer paper to 5 5/8 x 5 3/8”, ink the edges and adhere to the white cardstock. Choose one of the 6" x 6" panels from the paper collection, cut it down to 5 1/2" x 5 1/4", ink the edges with Vibrant Fuchsia ink and adhere to the fuchsia designer paper. Cut fuchsia paper to 5 5/8" x 5 3/8" ink the edges and adhere to the back of the insert. Stamp the sentiment from Just For You Sentiments cling stamp and the spray from Wild Aster Spray cling stamp set on pearl white cardstock using Vibrant Fuchsia ink and adhere to the back of the insert. Use the Decorative Medallion outer die to cut two pieces of the designer paper. Adhere them back to back at the top of the insert panel. Diecut two of the Decorative Medallion dies from pearl white cardstock and adhere, one to the front and one to the back. Cut the “Have a Beautiful day” sentiment from the designer paper, cut fuchsia designer paper 3 1/8 x 1/8”, ink the edges of both, adhere together and adhere to the pocket insert. Place the insert inside the pocket. 

Stamp Wild Asters on Deluxe Flower Shaping paper using Vibrant Fuchsia ink. Color with Magenta Hue ink, diecut using the coordinating dies and shape using the Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit. Use three petals for the larger flowers and use two petals for the smaller flowers making sure to offset them. Using dries clear adhesive, add Lemon Chiffon Prills to the flower centers. Stamp the Wild Aster leaves on Deluxe Flower Shaping paper using Archive Olive ink, color using Leaf Green ink, diecut using the coordinating die, add color around the edges using Olive ink and shape using the Deluxe Flower Shaping kit. Sponge the flowers and the leaves with dries clear adhesive, sprinkle with Rajni Chawla’s Crystal Clear glitter and adhere using the hot glue gun as shown.

Top Tip: Use the heat It Tool to shrink glue strings.

Stamp the border from the Butterfly Dreams Border Cling Stamp set on Flowerite Vellum using Frost White ink, sprinkle with WOW Clear Sparkle embossing powder, heat set using the Heat It tool, color using Vibrant Fuchsia ink and diecut using the coordinating die. Use a scissor to cut out one of the butterflies, shape and adhere as pictured. 

Use dries clear glue and crystal ultrafine transparent glitter to add sparkle to the designs on the papers.

 



Created By: Janet Saieva



  1. Designer Dries Clear Adhesive
  2. Scor-Pal Measuring & Scoring Board
  3. Metal Tip for Adhesive Bottles
  4. Spellbinders Tool N' One
    Spellbinders Tool N' One 359848
    $14.99
  5. Lemon Chiffon Prills
    Lemon Chiffon Prills ANC809
    $4.99
  6. Decorative Medallion Die
    Decorative Medallion Die HCD1-7144
    $29.99
  7. Butterfly Dreams Border Die
    Butterfly Dreams Border Die HCD1-7177
    $29.99
  8. Diamond Basics Die
    Diamond Basics Die HCD1-7226
    $29.99
  9. Lacy Diamond Die
    Lacy Diamond Die HCD1-7228
    $29.99
  10. Wild Aster Die
    Wild Aster Die HCD1-7257
    $29.99
  11. Wild Aster Spray Die
    Wild Aster Spray Die HCD1-7258
    $29.99
  12. Stack and Store Daubers-Pack of 30
  13. Wild Aster Paper Collection
    Wild Aster Paper Collection HCDP1-2106
    $24.99
  14. Butterfly Dreams Border Cling Stamp Set
  15. Special Birthday Sentiments Cling Stamp Set
  16. Just For You Sentiments Cling Stamp Set
  17. Wild Aster Cling Stamp Set
    Wild Aster Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3887
    $19.99
  18. Wild Aster Spray Cling Stamp Set
  19. Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit
    Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit HCST1-401
    $39.99
  20. Rajni Chawla's Crystal Clear
    Rajni Chawla's Crystal Clear PGM15015
    $12.99
    Out of stock
  21. Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Leaf Green
  22. Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Magenta Hue
  23. Heat It Craft Tool
    Heat It Craft Tool RAHT
    $24.99
  24. Hydra Sponges
    Hydra Sponges RLHS100
    $1.00