Trifold Cascading Petals
Other Products: Seedless Preserve, Mermaid Lagoon, Mowed Lawn, Mustard Seed and Vintage Photo Distress inks, transparent Glitter and rhinestones.
For more tips on creating with the Cascading Petals Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/DqhvfrsTI00.
For more tips on creating with the border dies & foldout cards, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/wxX94X84kUo.
Instructions: Click here to view another photo of this card. Take 2 pieces of 6 1/2" x 2 1/2" and 6 1/2" x 4" and die cut the top of both pieces using the dies from Fleur Border Basics Die. Score the shorter piece at 1/2" and the taller piece at 6". Fold on the score lines and adhere the tabs on the left and right sides of a 6" x 6" cardstock to create a trifold card. Mat all the sides using papers from Cascading Petals Paper Collection.
Stamp the bird images from Floral Song Cling Stamp Set on a piece of watercolor cardstock using Jet Black Archival Ink. Color the image using Seedless Preserve, Mermaid Lagoon, Mowed Lawn, Mustard Seed and Vintage Photo Distress inks. Die cut using the matching dies from Floral Song Die. Die cut 4 more pieces each of white cardstock using the same dies, stack and adhere them together to make a thicker piece. Adhere these pieces on the borders as shown.
Stamp the flowers from Wisteria Petals Cling Stamp Set on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper using Majestic Violet Archival Ink Pad several times and die cut using matching die from Wisteria Petals Die. Ink them with Majestic Violet and Vibrant Fuchsia Archival Ink.
Stamp the leaves from Cascading Wisteria Cling Stamp Set on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper using Olive Archival Ink. Die cut it using matching die from Cascading Wisteria Die. Ink it using Mowed Lawn, Mustard Seed and Forest Moss distress inks.
Shape all the flowers and leaves using Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit and Groove Golf Tool Set. To make the wisterias take 3 purple stamens from Bright Bead Stamens and twist them together and add few shaped flowers. Then separate the stamens and add flowers on the individual stamens to create a tapering cluster of flowers. Adjust the petals to your liking and then add a drop of glue to each flower center. Adhere the flowers and leaves on the colored image as shown.
Use the Hydra Sponges to add a little bit of Designer Dries Clear Adhesive on the flowers and leaves and sprinkle them with transparent glitter.
Add a drop Ebony Black Nuvo Crystal Drops on the eye of the bird and apply 3-D Crystal Lacquer to the beak. Add few ladybugs made with Ebony Black and Red Berry Nuvo Crystal Drops to the flower arrangement. Also apply few drops of Morning Dew Nuvo Crystal Drops to the flower arrangement. Add rhinestones to the die cut and flower centers to add finishing touch.