Other Products: Seedless Preserve, Merrmaid Lagoon, Peacock Feathers, Twisted Citron, Mustard Seed, Spiced Marmalade and Festive Berries Distress Crayons, Brustro watercolor cardstock, flat paint brush, Hero Arts Unicorn White Pigment ink, WOW white embossing powder, WOW embossing heat gun, Mudra Swirly Leaves Stencil, Spellbinders tan embossing mat, CrafTangles black reactive foil, double sided foam adhesive, double sided red tape, Craftwell Ebosser, Dress My Craft clear water droplets, Dress My Craft Easy Cuts machine.
Instructions: Emboss the front panel of a 4 1/4" x 5 1/2" card base made with Deluxe Flower Shaping cardstock using Mudra Indian Ornate Mandala Stencil and Spellbinders tan embossing mat.
Take a strip of watercolor cardstock and scribble Seedless Preserve, Peacock Feathers, Merrmaid Lagoon, Twisted Citron, Mustard Seed, Spiced Marmalade and Festive Berries Distress Crayons to create a rainbow strip. Take a flat brush and paint it with water to spread and blend the colors. Emboss it using Mudra Indian Ornate Mandala Stencil and Spellbinders tan embossing mat. Leave the stencil in place and apply Hero Arts Unicorn White Pigment ink on the cardstock. Let it dry completely or speed up the process using a heat tool. Trim it down to 2 1/4" x 5 1/2" and adhere it on the card front using double sided foam adhesive.
Adhere a 6" piece of strong double sided tape on black cardstock and apply CrafTangles black reactive foil on top and burnish. Trim this piece to create two 1/8" x 5 1/2" strips and adhere it on the rainbow panel as shown. Die cut a piece of white cardstock using the Palace Gateway Die and trim it to create a border. Tuck and adhere this piece behind the rainbow panel as shown.
Stamp the butterflies from Large Floral Butterfly Cling Stamp Set and Small Floral Butterfly Cling Stamp Set on vellum using Hero Arts Unicorn White pigment ink and heat emboss them with WOW white embossing powder. Die cut them using the matching dies from Large Floral Butterfly Die and Small Floral Butterfly Die. Curl the wings using the back of Groove golf tool or paint brush.
Scribble Seedless Preserve Distress Crayons on a piece of watercolor cardstock and blend it with a flat brush and water. Die cut this piece and a piece of black cardstock with the die from Ironwork Sentiments Die. Trim them to remove the extra design around the sentiment and adhere them together. Glue this piece down on the card as shown, apply a thick layer of 3-D Crystal Lacquer on top and let it dry.
Arrange and adhere all the butterflies on the card front as shown. Add a few rhinestones on the butterflies and a few Dress My Craft clear water droplets to the card to add finishing touch.
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