Floral Cardstock, WOW Sparkling Snow Embossing Glitter, WOW Metallic Silver Sparkle Embossing Glitter, VersaMark, Art Glitter Blue Rain Glitter, Dimensional tape, Dimensional dots, Strathmore Bristol Vellum Surface paper, Hot Glue Gun, Zig Dark Pink Marker
For more tips on creating with the Tulip Time collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/rfYMxeNBmJk.
Card size is 5 1/2 x 8". Score 8 x 11" white cardstock at 5 1/2" on the long side to create card base. Cut two pieces of designer paper from the Tulip time Collection 7 7/8 x 5 3/8". Ink the edges with French Ultramarine archival ink and adhere to the outside and inside of the card base using dries clear adhesive.
Using the 5 x 5" shadowbox, diecut two pieces of designer paper 4 7/8 x 4 7/8" and four pieces 3/8 x 4 7/8" and ink the edges with the French Ultramarine. Using the square die from the Cut Mat Create 2A die set, diecut the opening for the shadow box from the designer paper. Adhere all of the cut designer papers to the shadow box and then fold on all of the score lines and adhere together using dries clear adhesive.
Diecut the Elegant Pocket Accents die from designer paper, sponge with dries clear adhesive and sprinkle with Blue Rain glitter. Diecut the plain Elegant Pocket Accents die from white cardstock and adhere together. Adhere to the back of the shadow box and then adhere to the card base as shown. Sponge the floral designs on the shadow box and card base with dries clear adhesive and sprinkle with transparent ultrafine glitter.
Stamp the fence and the tulip border on Strathmore Bristol Vellum Surface paper using VersaMark, sprinkle with WOW Metallic Silver Sparkle Embossing Glitter and heat set using the Heat It tool. Shade the fence using Zig Gray Brown Clean Color Real Brush Marker. Color the leaves using Light Green and the tulips using Dark Pink, Violet and Yellow Zig Markers. Lightly shape using the Deluxe Flower Shaping kit and adhere to the shadow box using dimensional tape for the fence and dimensional dots for the tulip border.
Stamp the tulips on floral paper using Buttercup, Majestic Violet and Vibrant Fuchsia inks. Color with the same inks and diecut using the coordinating dies. Ink around the edges, color the backs of the petals and place in the tulip mold. Spritz with water and run through the diecutting machine. Press down in the middle of each petal using the stylus from the Deluxe Flower Shaping kit to further shape the flowers. Use two petals to create each flower making sure to offset them.
Stamp the leaves on floral paper using Ranger Olive ink, color using Leaf Green and Olive inks and diecut using the coordinating dies. Shape using the deluxe flower shaping kit. Adhere the flowers to the leaves and then adhere to the card base using a hot glue gun.
Stamp the butterfly on Vellum Flowerite using VersaMark, sprinkle with WOW Sparkling Snow Embossing Glitter and heat set. Color on the back using Buttercup, Majestic Violet and Vibrant Fuchsia inks. Lightly shape and adhere to the shadow box as shown.
Stamp the sentiment on the Vellum Flowerite, sprinkle with the Sparkling Snow Embossing Powder and heat set. Color the back with Vibrant Fuchsia ink and use the die from the Cut Mat Create 1A die set to cut it out. Add a little dries clear adhesive to the two ends, curve and adhere as shown.