Other Products: Picked Raspberry, Mermaid Lagoon, Wild Honey, Mowed Lawn and Twisted Citron Distress inks, Hero Arts Unicorn White pigment ink, transparent glitter and pearls.
For more tips on creating with the Tea Time Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/4bjPeZW_oT8.
Instructions: Click here to view more photos of this project. Tea bag holder is 3 1/2 x 7". Take a 7 1/2" x 7" piece of white cardstock and score it at 3 1/2" and 4 ". Cut slightly smaller pieces of pattern paper from Tea Time Paper Collection ink the edges with Picked Raspberry Distress ink and decorate all sides.
Take 4 pieces of 3 7/8" x 3 3/8" white cardstock and score at 1/2" on 3 sides and cut the 2 bottom corners to make 4 pockets. Die cut the middle using the die from Stairway Gardens Die. Adhere a piece of pattern paper behind the die cut window. Trim away the solid corner left after die cutting on the pocket as shown. Fold the score lines and adhere the pocket inside the cover of the Tea bag holder.
Die cut 2 pieces of white cardstock using the die from Ornamental Tags Die. Adhere them together and trim it down 3 edges to get the piece as shown in the image. Apply glue on the die cut and apply transparent glitter on top. Adhere this piece to the bottom of the cover as shown.
Ink the images from My Cup of Tea Cling Stamp Set using Jet Black Archival Ink Pad and stamp it on a piece of scrap paper and then immediately stamp it on a piece of watercolor cardstock to get 2nd generation stamping. Color in the images using Picked Raspberry, Mermaid Lagoon, Wild Honey, Mowed Lawn and Twisted Citron Distress inks. Die cut the colored images using matching dies from My Cup of Tea Die. Apply a coat of 3-D Crystal Lacquer on parts of the cups. Gently curve the cups using fingers. Attach a small piece of cardstock folded in the middle on the back side of the side opposite the handles. Adhere this piece, handle and the bottom edge of the cups on the card front retaining the curve on the top edge of the cups. Stack the cups on the front as shown.
Stamp the flowers from Purr-fect Posies Cling Stamp Set and Floral Fashionista Cling Stamp Set on Rajni Chawla's Vellum Flowerite with Hero Arts Unicorn White pigment ink, heat emboss it using White Embossing Powder and Heat It Craft Tool. Die cut them using matching dies from Purr-fect Posies Die and Floral Fashionista Die. Ink the Purr-fect Posies flowers with Leaf Green Archival Ink. Shape them using Groove Golf Tool Set. Cut apart the flower petals to use as leaves. Add pink Pastel Bead Stamens to the Floral Fashionista flowers after shaping them with Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit. Arrange and adhere the flowers and leaves as shown. Add a few pearls on the die cuts to add the finishing touch.