Summer's Garden Gift
Other Products: Die Cutting machine, Trimmer or Guillotine, Scoreboard, Scissors, Bone folder, Memento Dye Ink Pads - Angel Pink, Grape Jelly, Pear Tart; self adhesive gems, silver cardstock
For more tips on creating with the Summer's Garden Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/kYiP8qJZ4rE.
Instructions: Box measures - 4 1/2 x 41/2 x 4 inches. To create a box - die cut six side pieces and one base piece from White card using Treasured Heart Gift Box Die, then die cut matching pieces of Paper Collection using the Stairway Gardens Die HCD1-7281. Cut out 21/8” x 21/8” pieces of Paper Collection and distress them with Memento Dye Ink Pad - Elderberry using Daubers. Adhere lacy squares to the inked squares using Dries Clear glue with a metal tip, then fold using a bone folder along the score lines. Cut out a piece of one rounded flap and then cut out the opposite full rounded flap from the opposite side of the box. Assemble box. Die cut base piece from white card and one side piece of white card using Treasured Heart Gift Box Die. Cut out half of the side piece and adhere it to the base piece, then adhere the final piece to the box base. Die cut two base pieces fromPaper Collection using Treasured Heart Gift Box Die and adhere them on the top and bottom of the lid. Die cut 6 rounded flaps of Paper Collection using Treasured Heart Gift Box Die and adhere them to the flaps inside the box and on the closing element of the lid. Die cut 5 decorative hinges from Paper collection using Window Hinges Die HCD1-7285 and adhere them to the box. Die cut the 5 nesting hinges from Paper Collection using Window Hinges Die HCD1-7285 and adhere them to the box as shown. Decorate each of the hinges with a self-adhesive gem. Die cut decorative locker elements from Paper Collection using Window Hinges Die HCD1-7285 and adhere to the front of the box as shown. Die cut doily from silver cardstock using Butterfly Kisses Decorative Die HCD1-7179 and adhere it on the top of the box.
Stamp the leaf images of HCPC-3924 Small Garden Zinnia Cling Stamp Set on HCPP1-475 Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper with Memento Dye Ink Pad - Bamboo leaves, then colour the image with Memento Dye Ink Pads - Bamboo leaves and Pear Tart using HCDA1-449 Daubers. Die cut using a matching die of HCD1-7315 Small Garden Zinnia Die, then place them in HCFB1-492 Small 3D Zinnia Shaping Mold, spray them with water and run them through a die cutting machine.
Stamp Zinnia images of HCPC-3924 Small Garden Zinnia Cling Stamp Set on HCPP 1-475 Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper with Memento Dye Ink Pad - Elderberry, then colour the images with Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Vibrant Fuchsia RACP524 and Memento Dye Ink Pads - Angel Pink, Grape Jelly and Elderberry using HCDA 1-449 Daubers. Die cut the images with matching HCD1-7315 Small Garden Zinnia Die, then place them in HCFB1-492 Small 3D Zinnia Shaping Mold, spray them with water and run them through a die cutting machine. Assemble Zinnia flowers petals using a hot glue gun. Apply glue using a hot glue gun on the centre of the flower and sprinkle it with Gilt Trip Prills ANC805 ANC825.
Using a sponge add Designer Dries Clear Adhesive to the flower petals and sprinkle them with Crystal Ultrafine Transparent Glitter 1/2 oz. 85-glitter, and apply 3-D Crystal Lacquer 4 oz 3D1844 on flower petals, then adhere flower to the box and fill in the composition with leaves.