Vibrant Pink Dahlia
Other Products: Hot glue gun, hot glue, paper trimmer, scissors, die cutting machine, sisal, self-adhesive crystals
For more tips on creating with the Dazzling Dahlia Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/KIIpo2C9oDs.
For more tips on creating with the flower shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.
Instructions: Cut a piece of white cardstock to 8 1/4 x 11" size, score and fold at 5.5. Cut a piece of green patterned paper from the Dazzling Dahlia paper collection to 5 5/16 x 8 1/16" size. Adhere it to the base. Cut a piece of the green Dazzling Dahlia paper to 4.5x 7 1/8" and a little bigger piece of white cardstock. Glue them together and attach them to the base using adhesive foam. Stamp the sentiment with For My Friend Sentiments Cling Stamp and Vibrant Fuchsia ink and cut it out. Cut out the two biggest ovals from the white cardstock and two ovals from green patterned paper. Cut out the smaller oval from the white cardstock. Adhere them as pictured with dimensional adhesive and glue.
Stamp blossoms from Dazzling Dahlia Cling Stamp Set in Vibrant Fuchsia ink onto Deluxe Flower Shaping paper and diecut with coordinating die. You`ll need 6 dahlia flowers, 3 petals for every big flower. Stamp Lilac flowers with Pink Peony and Vibrant Fuchsia inks and cut them out with coordinating die. You`ll also need 8 Dahlia leaves, one leaf from Leafy Accents Set and 4 Classic Rose leaves. Stamp them in Leaf Green ink and cut out with coordinating dies. Stamp flowers and leaves from Dahlia and Leaves Cling Stamp Set in Vibrant Fuchsia ink (flowers) and Leaf Green ink (leaves) onto Deluxe Flower Shaping paper. Stamp again just the flower parts in Vibrant Fuchsia ink and diecut all with coordinating dies. Color them with Stack and Store daubers and inks, then shape flowers with Deluxe Flower Shaping stylus and attach them with dimensional adhesive to create dimensional look. Use the Stack and Store daubers to color Dahlia flowers and leaves. For flowers, use Vibrant Fuchsia and Buttercup inks, for leaves use Leaf Green ink. Shape Lilacs with Deluxe Flower Shaping stylus. Shape Dahlias and leaves using their coordinating shaping molds. Take some Lemon Chiffon Prills and glue them in the centers of flowers. Use dimensional adhesive and hot glue to attach sentiment, blossoms and leaves onto card as pictured.
To add the extra sparkle, use the Dries Clear glue along with Crystal Clear glitter over flowers.
Decorate card with a few small self-adhesive crystals.