Special Day Blooms
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Instructions: The ready top fold card measures 8" by 6". To prepare the white card base, cut one piece measuring 8" by 6" and second piece 8" by 6 1/2". Score the second piece at 1/2" on the 6 1/2" side and glue the first piece on top. For the topmost layer, choose the pattern paper from the paper collection and cut 71/4" by 5 1/4" and distress the edges using sharp scissors. Next, glue the panel first on white cardstock and then on the deep purple pattern paper, making the border of 1/18" on all the sides. Add dimensions using foam tapes.
Diecut 2 pieces of fancy frames from white cardstock using Eyelet Lace Frame Die. Stack both the die cuts together to add strength. Cut the die cut into 2 halves and arrange on the card panel as shown.
Stamp the special day sentiment from the Fancy Special Day Cling Stamp Set on white cardstock using Cactus Flower Archival ink and cut it using its coordinating die. Layer the sentiment with foam dots on the white solid base, cut using the same die set. Further layer the ready sentiment on the circle die cut painted with Leaf Green Archival ink. Finally layer the sentiment on the card front as shown.
Stamp the florals with Majestic Violet on flower-making paper using Clematis Cling Stamp Set. Cut the florals using its coordinating die set and color the flowers using Magenta Hue and highlight them using Majestic Violet Archival inks. Spritz water and shape the flowers using golf groove tools. Prepare 3 large flowers of 2 petals each and 5-6 filler flowers using the one smallest petal each. For the flower centers, cut a strip of paper, color it using Buttercup Yellow, and thinly fringe the strip using scissors. Roll the fringed strip between your fingers and add prills on the tips using an adhesive that dries clear.
Stamp Leafy foliage from Leafy Accent Stamp Set with Olive green on flower-making cardstock and cut them using its coordinating die set. Paint the leaves using Leaf Green Archival ink and shape them using golf groove tools.
Stamp 3-4 Large Berry Clusters from Floral Shoppe Accents Cling Stamp Set with black archival ink on white cardstock. Cut the cluster using its coordinating die. Add a drop of glossy accent to each berry and sprinkle Crystal Clear sparkle and put them for drying.
Stamp the butterfly border from Large Floral Butterfly Cling Stamp Set on white cardstock and paint it using Zig Clean Clear Brush Markers. Cut the butterfly border using its coordinating die. Cut apart one tiny butterfly and display it on the fancy sentiment and keep the remaining for your future use.
Once all the elements are ready, assemble small clusters of flowers as shown and finish the card by adding sparkles.
- Clematis Die HCD1-7355$29.99Clematis Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3954$19.99Climbing Clematis Paper Collection HCDP1-2128$24.99Large Floral Butterfly Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3951$19.99Large Floral Butterfly Die HCD2-7352$34.99Eyelet Lace Frames Die HCD2-7192$34.99Leafy Accents Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3835$19.99Leafy Accents Die HCD1-7193$29.99Floral Shoppe Accents Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3932$19.99Floral Shoppe Accents Die HCD1-7330$29.99Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper Pack of 50 - White HCPP1-475$39.99Fancy Special Day Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3935$19.99Fancy Special Day Die HCD1-7320$29.99Groove Golf Tool Set DMCT4185$35.99Heart of Gold Prills ANC804$5.99Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Cactus Flower RACP985$8.99Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Leaf Green RACP436$8.99