Hydrangeas for Mom
Other Products: Foam tape, white organza ribbon, pearls, Ranger Archival ink – Cobalt Blue
For more tips on creating with the Cottage Garden Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/faBoB2s49RI.
For more tips on creating with the flower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.
For more tips on creating with the tags & sentiments, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/eAfLuNkRda4.
Instructions: Cut a piece of white cardstock 10” x 7”, score at 5” along the long side and fold to create a 5” x 7” base card. Cut a piece of blue patterned paper, and die cut the centre out using the largest rectangle die from the Cut Mat Create 1B die set and adhere to the front of the card with foam tape. Die cut the centre out of the 6” x 4” panel from the paper collection using the large rectangle die from the HCD2-750 Cut Mat Create 1B Die set and adhere to the inner recessed rectangle. Die cut two decorative dies from the HCD1-7192 Eyelet Lace Frames Die set out of white cardstock and adhere together. Spray with adhesive and add Frosting Powder and adhere to the front of the card.
Stamp the large hygdrangea image from the HCPC-3900 Cottage Garden Hydrangea Stamp set four times in Leaf Green and Cobalt Blue inks. Colour the leaves and stem with Vivid Chartreuse and the flowers with French Ultramarine and Magenta Hue. Die cut three circles using the three smallest circle dies from the HCD1-7155 Circle Basics – Large Die set from the flower heads and adhere to the complete flower image with foam tape. Add Crystal Clear glitter to the leaves with Dries Clear glue on a sponge. Adhere to the front of the card as shown.
Stamp the flower images from the HCPC-3900 Cottage Garden Hydrangea Stamp set in Cobalt Blue on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper. Colour the centres with French Ultramarine ink and the outer flowers with Magenta Hue and die cut with the coordinating dies. Colour the backs of the flowers with French Ultramarine ink and shape using the coordinating mold. Add Crystal Clear glitter to the flowers using Dries Clear glue on a damp sponge and I Cannot Tell a Lilac Prills to the centres and add to the flower head.
Make a bow from white organza ribbon and adhere to the flower stem as shown. Die cut the tag using the coordinating die from the HCD1-7203 Ornamental Tags Die set and adhere to the centre of the bow with a pearl. To finish, add pearls to the decorative die.