Everything Stops for Tea
Other Products: White Cardstock, Paper Distresser, Archival Ink- Jet Black, Ivory Burlap String, Beads, Waterbrush, Close To My Heart Ink (Clover Meadow, Sweet Leaf, Canary), Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L (Crafty Foam Tape, E-Z Runner Ultra, Adhesive Dots Mini, 3D Foam Squares, Dual Tip Glue Pen)
For more tips on creating with the Tea Time Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/4bjPeZW_oT8.
Instructions: Click here to view a larger photo of this layout. The purple patterned paper is the background. Cut white cardstock to 10 x 10”, and the yellow patterned paper to 9.5 x 9.5”. Distress the edges of the white cardstock and then adhere these layers together. Cut a strip of the teal striped patterned paper that is 2.5 x 9”, and flag one end. Adhere to the right hand side of the layout. Find and die cut the “Finding Beauty in the Simple Things” sentiment using the decorative die. Then using the scalloped coordinating die, cut a piece from white cardstock. Adhere these together and then adhere to the layout using foam tape. Die cut 1 of the Rounded Window Frame from white cardstock. Adhere to the left hand side of the layout.
Double mat the 4 x 6” photo in white cardstock. Distress the edges and adhere to the right hand side of the layout using foam tape. Stamp and die cut 1 of each of the following using black Archival Ink onto white cardstock: Special Tea Pot, Tea Cup, Bag of Tea. Add color to each using Zig Clean Color Markers and a waterbrush. Tea Pot and Tea Cup- Bright Yellow, Light Violet, Light Green. Bag of Tea- Bright Yellow, Mid Brown, Light Violet.
Stamp and die cut 2 sets of each leaf, and 1 set of each of the Cherry Blossom flowers using black Archival Ink onto Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper. Add color to the middle of each flower using yellow ink (CTMH- Canary) and daubers. Add color to the leaves using green inks (Clover Meadow, Sweet Leaf) and daubers. Shape the flowers and leaves using the coordinating 3D Shaping Mold. Add beads to the middle of each flower using liquid adhesive. Let dry.
Add the Special Tea Pot to the left of the matted photo using foam squares. Add 2 small flowers and leaves to the tea pot. Adhere the tea cup and bag of tea below the matted photo using foam squares. Die cut the large and small tags and add them to the right of the matted photo. Add burlap string bows to the tags. Add the other flowers and leaves around the layout.