Other Products: Paper piercer, hot glue gun, hot glue, dimensional adhesive, paper trimmer, scissors, die cutting machine
For more tips on creating with the French Cottage Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/cATv3wk2_sM.
Instructions: Cut a piece of Deluxe Flower Shaping cardstock to 12 x 6", score and fold at 6". Cut a 5 7/8 x 5 7/8 " scene from the paper collection for the front of card. Cut the same size in pink patterned paper from the collection for the inside of the card. Use the HCD1-7292 French Doorway Die to diecut an opening in the center of card base and paper scene.
Stamp the doorway from HCPC-3908 French Doorway Cling Stamp Set in Jet Black onto the cardstock and diecut the frame with coordinating die. Diecut the decorative piece of the die from the cardstock. Use from the HCD1-7285 Window Hinges Die to diecut 2 small hinges from the Luxe gold cardstock. Stamp the mini blooms (3x) and hanging lantern from HCPC-3909 French Cottage 'scapes Cling Stamp Set in Red Geranium ink onto the cardstock and diecut with coordinating dies. Stamp the potted tree and leafy vine from the same set and small bouquet from HCPC-3910 Cottage Lifestyle Cling Stamp Set in Fern Green ink onto the cardstock and diecut with coordinating dies.
Use the Stack and Store daubers and markers to color the images. On the doorway frame, use the Carmine Red marker along with the blender. Add a touch of the Red Geranium ink here and there. Use the Dark Brown and Bright Yellow marker along with the blender on the hanging lantern. Use the Dark Brown marker on the base of potted tree and sponge the tree with Leaf Green ink. Sponge the leafy vine with Leaf Green ink. Sponge the small bouquet with Leaf Green and Red Geranium ink. Sponge the tiny blooms with Red Geranium in the centers. Use the Leaf Green ink to change the color of glittery stamens to green instead of white.
Use the stylus from Deluxe Flower Shaping kit to shape blooms, leafy vine, potted tree and hanging lantern. Use a paper piercer to thread stamens through centers of blooms and attach on the backside with hot glue, trim off excess.
Attach the doorway frame and decorative center into the opening of card with the gold hinges. Attach the pink patterned panel onto the inside of card. Use dimensional adhesive to attach potted tree and hanging lantern. Cut leafy vine and small bouquet in half and attach. Place tiny blooms onto the vines and tree and shown.
Use the Dries Clear glue along with Crystal glitter to add sparkle over the blooms, vine and rest of card as desired.