Farm Fresh Country Life
Other Products: Dimensional adhesive, hot glue, hot glue gun, funnel tray scissors, paper trimmer, die cutting machine, Clear embossing ink, 180 gsm vellum paper from Dress My Craft, Fossilized Amber Distress oxide ink.
For more tips on creating with the Home on the Farm Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/zJQQ7iljUw8.
Instructions: Cut cardstock to measure 11” x 4” in white card stock. Cut another piece 11” x 2”. Score the larger piece on score board at 2 3/4’’ and 5 1/2”. Make a mountain fold on first score line and valley fold on second score line to get the basic z-fold card base. Repeat the scoring and folding pattern on the 11” x 2” piece of card stock. Adhere pattern paper cut from paper collection to decorate all the front panels on the card. Cut the mat layers of pattern paper from paper collection a little smaller than the card base and adhere them. Flip the strip so that the longer side is on top and shorter side is at the back. Adhere pattern paper on this strip also. Adhere the strip on the card base, with longer part attached on the front flap and shorter side added to the inside front facing flap.
Stamp the images of the farm animals and flowers from the Home on the Farm Cling Stamp Set, the Happy Meadows Cling Stamp Set and the Barnyard Accents Cling Stamp Set on white card stock and colour with Zig real brush pens. Cut them with matching dies. Cut an A2 card panel from the pattern paper collection and add to the back flap. Create a farm scene using all the elements.
Cut a die cut from the inner dies of the rounded window frame die and add to the top on the front flap.
Stamp the sunflower image from Sun kissed fleur stamp set on vellum paper using clear embossing ink. Add white embossing powder and heat set with heat tool. Cut the flower images with Yellow distress oxide ink. Shape them and layer two to three flowers together. Add prills in the centre. Stamp the flower images from the Purr-fect posies cling stamp set on deluxe flower shaping paper with Cactus flower ink. Cut with matching die and colour the whole flower. Add white stamens in the centre. To make leaves, stamp the leaf image from leafy accents cling stamp set on deluxe flower shaping paper with Library Green ink. Colour with a blend of dark and light green ink using dauber. Cut with matching dies and shape in the deluxe flower shaping tool. Arrange the flowers and leaves on the front facing flap.
Cut a square piece of white paper and distress the edges with green ink and add a sentiment from the For your Friend cling stamp set. Finish the card by adding this on the card front.