White card stock; Ranger Archival Ink Pad-Aquamarine; 2" diameter lace doily; gold thread; hot glue; white embroidery thread; Stickles, yellow, pink, blue; Prismacolor pencils; glue dots
For more tips on creating with the Cherry Blossom Retreat collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/OaA2da5H-E0.
For more tips on creating with the flower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.
For more tips on creating with the tags & sentiments, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/eAfLuNkRda4.
For more tips on creating with the Tulip Time collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/rfYMxeNBmJk.
Instructions: Click here to view a larger photo of this project. Die cut 4 box dies from the HCD1-7163 A Gift of Love Box set out of white card stock. Use the solid panel die and cut 4 from design paper. Adhere to panels of box. Die cut 4 of the small upper accent panel die from design paper and adhere to box. Die cut 4 corners from the Album Tags and Accents Die from white card stock. Adhere 2 to the front, opposite corners and 2 to the back, opposite corners.
Stamp flowers, birds, leaves on Deluxe Flower Shaping paper, pink flowers with Magenta Hue, blue flowers with Aquamarine, green leaves with Bamboo Leaves, yellow tulips with Cantaloupe. Sponge edges of flowers with same inks with sponge daubers. Color tulips with pencils. Stamp birds with Jet Black. Sponge with Magenta Hue and Aquamarine. Die cut everything with coordinating dies and shape with 3D Shaping Mold. Add stamens to center of flowers.
Add to front of box as shown with hot glue and Dries Clear Glue, using gold thread under 1 bird. Assemble box. Cut out 1 border stripe and add to top of box. Add lace doily to top of box. Add leaf and flower with hot glue. Die cut tags with coordinating die. Tie with embroidery thread and then adhere to side of box with glue dots. Add Stickles to center of small flowers and on tulips.