Mother's Day Calla Lilies
Other Products: Peeled Paint and Twisted Citron Distress inks, Hero Arts Unicorn White pigment ink, Dark Green Chalk Pastel, green floral tape, clothes iron, pearls, double sided foam tape and hot glue gun
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 Tulip Time collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/rfYMxeNBmJk.
For more tips on creating with the foam paper & stamens, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/Oma6ctVmUD0.
Instructions: Cut a piece of 6" x 6" pattern paper from Calla Lily Paper Collection and adhere it on a 6" x 6" white card base made with Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper. Die cut a piece of white cardstock using the die from Courtyard Elegance Die. Adhere 4 layers of thin strips of white cardstock behind each edge of the die cut to add dimension and height to both the die cuts. Adhere the final pieces to the card front as shown using double sided foam tape.
Die cut another piece of white cardstock using the circle dies from the same set. Ink it with Hero Arts Unicorn White pigment ink, Peeled Paint and Twisted Citron Distress inks. Adhere it on the card front using double sided foam tape. Stamp the sentiment from Thank You Sentiments Cling Stamp Set on a piece of white cardstock using Vibrant Fuchsia Archival Ink. Die cut it using the square die from the same set. Adhere it on the card front using double sided foam tape.
Stamp the petals from Calla Lily Cling Stamp Set on Art Foam Paper using Plum Archival Ink and die cut them using matching die from Calla Lily Die. Color them using Vibrant Fuchsia and Sunflower Archival Ink. Heat the petals with clothes iron and curl the edges with fingers. Then shape them using the ball tool from Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit. Adhere the petals around Yellow Pastel Pollen Stamens using hot glue gun. Wrap green floral tape around the stems.
Stamp the leaves from Calla Lily Cling Stamp Set on Art Foam Paper using Fern Green Archival Ink and die cut them using matching dies from Calla Lily Die. Color them using Fern Green and Sunflower Archival Ink. Heat the leaves with clothes iron and quickly press on the leaf shape on 3D Calla Lily Shaping Mold to shape the leaves. Apply a little Dark Green Chalk Pastel to the edges.
Stamp the tulips from Tulip Time Cling Stamp Set on Art Foam Paper using Sunflower Archival Ink and die cut them using matching die from Tulip Time Die. Color them using the same ink. Heat the petals with clothes iron and pinch them with fingers. Then shape them using Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit. Add a bunch of stamens made with green Rock Candy Stamens and green Assorted Pearl Stamens to the flower center.
Arrange and adhere all the flowers and leaves on the card front as shown. Add a few ladybugs made with Ebony Black and Red Berry Nuvo Crystal Drops, a few gold stamens from Assorted Rose Hip Stamens and pearls to add finishing touch.