Step Into My Garden
Other Products: White cardstock, watercolor paper, dimensional tape, satin cord, organza ribbon, thermocol dome (1”) ,
For more tips on creating with the Cottage Garden Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/faBoB2s49RI.
Instructions: Ready top side fold card measures 8.5" × 6.5". First cut a card mat from designer paper collection measures 8.25” × 6.25” and mat it on ready card base. Cut a designer paper measuring 7” × 5” to create window scene. Further, cut another mat from same collection measuring 8” × 6”. Adhere it on white cardstock which is 1/8 of an inch bigger on all four sides. Cut a window using Petite pocket Accents die Mat it on card using dimensional tape. Cut 2 designer borders from white cardstock using Petite Pocket Accents die and glue it on window as shown in the picture.
Stamp hydrangea flower on deluxe flower shaping paper using manganese blue ink and cut with coordinating die. Paint flowers using manganese blue and magenta hue ink. Shape with shaping mold. Stamp classic rose leaves using olive green archival on deluxe flower shaping paper and cut with coordinating die. Pierce the center and add stamens. Paint leaves using leaf green archival and olive green archival. Shape leaves using shaping mold. Glue flowers on dome shape thermocol. Create 2 hydrangea like this. Arrange leaves and hydrangea flower in lower side of card as shown in the picture. Cut 2 corners from white cardstock, trim corner die cuts and glue on card as shown.
Stamp bird stamp on watercolor paper and paint with zig markers. Stamp 2 times. Cut with coordinating die. Arrange image on top side of window using dimensional tape as shown. Add a few hydrangea flowers on it. Cut a sentiment strip from designer paper collection and mat it on white cardstock. Tie bow using orange ribbon and satin cord. Glue bow and sentiment strip. For finished look, apply frosting powder using designer clear dries adhesive