Thank You Garden
Other Products: Inks: Mist sprays- Green, Yellow, Lilac. Versa-mark, Nuvo crystal drops-Chocolate Fudge, Foam Inking tool, White card stock, Hot glue gun, Diamond stickles, Fussy cutting scissors, Double sided tape, Double sided foam tape.
For more tips on creating with the Summer's Garden Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/kYiP8qJZ4rE.
Instructions: This card base measures 6 3/4” x 6 3/4” (17.2cm x 17.2cm)
To make the tent fold card base, use the white card stock and cut two card pieces to the above measurements. Using the scor-pal make a fold at 1/2” (1.5cm) below the edge on one of the cards. Apply double sided tape to this and adhere both cards together. This forms your tent fold card base.
Find the sheet 4a in the paper collection. Fussy cut the cottage in the frame. Use the remaining paper to cut a matting a little smaller than the card base. Cut from the remaining paper a matting about 4” x 3” (10.5cm x 7cm) distress the edges of these papers with the back of the scissors and curl the edges up a little. Adhere to the card base using the double-sided 3D tape to raise the papers. Fussy cut the butterflies in the papers. Apply clear drying adhesive to the butterflies using a hydra sponge then dip the butterflies in to the glitter. When dry, adhere to the card front using the hot glue gun.
Make the sentiment by stamping the sentiment first with the versa-mark then with the gold embossing powder. Set with the heat it tool. Cut this to a banner then apply versa-mark to the edges, dip into the gold powder then set it with the heat it tool. Curl the banner then adhere to the card front. Use the Nuvo crystal drops at each end of the banner.
To make the Zinnia flowers: Using the flower shaping paper, library green ink and the Zinnia stamps and dies. Prepare enough for three sized Zinnias. Each flower is made with two larger petals a smaller sized petal. Spray the petals on both sides with the mists, then bring shape to the petals by using the matching molds. The centers are made using the smaller petal, cut the petals away from the petal center then curl these with a groove gulf tool end. Adhere all the petal layers together then the flower centers using the hot glue gun. Adhere one for one the curled petal for the center so they stand up in the center of the flower. Adhere the Zinnias to the card front using the hot glue gun. Make three leaves and add these under the flowers. To finish the card off, apply the diamond stickles to the flowers on the cottage wall and flower centers in the paper print.