Life is Better on the Farm
Other Products: White cardstock, Acrylic Shimmer additive, Fun Foam, Ivory cardstock, Copic Markers: E99, E97, E49, E31, E33, E35, E42, E43, E44, E08, Y21, YR31, YR24, YG03, YG25, YG17, Y11, Y15, YR04, RV00, C1, C3, C5.
For more tips on creating with the Home on the Farm Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/zJQQ7iljUw8.
For more ideas on creating with the Decorative Royale Square & Circle Dies, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/tqmtn_TiVVw.
For more tips on creating with the flower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.
Instructions: Card size: 6 x 6”. Cut 2 pieces of heavy weight ivory cardstock, 1 piece 12 x 6 and the other 6 x6 1/2". Score 6 1/2" panel at the 1/2" for a tab, making the panel 6 x 6”. Glue the 1/2" tab to the 6 x 12” piece. Score the 12 x 6” at 6” making three 6” panels. On the 2 outside panels die cut the inner decorative part minus the round and middle square parts. Score each side at 3” and fold inward. Use the circle dies to make a plaid decorative paper circle to fit the 2 sides centers then cut another circle a bit smaller to create an animal scene, also cut half circles of green paper for grass, (horses on the left side and cows on the right side) Only circles on the right side are folded in half to be glued down, the circles on the left side is kept flat (it is good to reinforce with another ivory circle on the back. Cut a plaid 5 7/8 X 5 7/8” for the back inside panel and another 5 1/2 X 5 1/2" with fence and rooster on the right side.
Stamp barn, chickens, flowers, wheat stocks, horses, cows and fence using black, die cut and color. Stamp sentiment using black on ivory then die cut with small circle. Sponge edges with Peanut Brittle. Die cut a small circle of foam sheet for the sentiment. Pop up horses with foam tape.
Stamp sunflowers using Peanut Brittle, sponge with Cantaloupe. Stamp leaves with Fern Green, sponge with Leaf Green, die cut flowers and leaves. Shape leaves with mold, shape flowers with tools on a foam mat. Squeeze petals at the ends. Glue 2 flowers together for each flower then fill centers with Redland Elements.
To decorate panels: Starting with the inside back panel, glue barn to the left side, use pieces of foam tape to prop doors and window slightly open. Glue chickens to the right and left of barn and flowers in front of fence. Pop up sentiment with foam circle at the top right side of back panel. Glitter the panel.
Right side panel: glue cows to decorative circles, cows will stick out over the folded center about 1”. Glue some sunflowers and leaves to the top right side. Glitter randomly.
Left side panel: Glue the fence onto middle of circle, rooster on top of the fence post. Glue the wheat stock in front of the fence on the right side. Glue popped up hoses toward the center. Glue more sunflowers and leaves to the bottom left corner. Glitter randomly.