Saturday, June 24, 2017

Tonic Studios - Happy Anniversary Card

Hello Friends!
Today I have another card to share with you created with Tonic's gorgeous die sets called Fanciful Florals for the borders and Beautiful Blooms for the flowers. 


1. Create a 6” x 6” card base from white cardstock. Cover card front with 3 layers of designer cardstock.
2. Cut a 5 ½” x 2 ½” piece of designer cardstock, adhere to center of card.
3. Die cut Happy Anniversary from white cardstock. Glue sentiment to center of card using Funky Glue Pen.
4. Die cut Fanciful Floral strips from white cardstock. Glue to sentiment panel as pictured.
5. Die cut multiple flowers and leaves using Beautiful Blooms from white Foamiran. Color with chalk ink, shape with Floral Crafters tool set and then glue to card. Embellish center of flowers with Nuvo Jewel Drops. 
6. Create bow with white silk ribbon and glue under flower.

Tonic Studios Supplies:

Other Supplies: Designer cardstock, white cardstock, chalk ink in blue and green, Foamiran, silk ribbon.

Have a great day!


Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Spellbinders Sunflower Shaker Card

Hello Friends! I am up on the Spellbinders Blog today showing you how to create this Happy Birthday shaker card using Spellbinders Sunflower Photo Holder die set from my Special Occasions Collection. The cute little girl in the picture is my 4 years old granddaughter.


1. Create a 6” x 6” card base from natural white cardstock. Cover front of card with designer cardstock.

2. Cut 3 more square layers measuring 4”, 4 ¾” and 5 ½”. Distress edges and then adhere to card with 3D foam squares.

3. Die cut 4 large sunflowers with Sunflower Photo Holder die set from designer cardstock. Die cut window to 2 of the sunflowers with smaller circle die in the set.

4. To create sunflower shaker, die cut foam circle with Standard Circles #4 and smaller circle from Sunflower die set. Die cut acetate circle and picture with Standard Circle #4.

5. To assemble sunflower shaker, layer 2 sunflower die cuts at the bottom, next picture, foam circle, micro-beads, acetate and lastly 2 sunflower die cuts. Use strong tape or glue between layers. Adhere sunflower shaker to center of card.

6. Die cut flowers and leaves with flower dies from Lattice Floral Basket die set using white Foamiran sheet. Color with archival inks, shape and adhere to card corner. Embellish center of flowers with micro-beads. Make a bow with silk ribbon and glue under flowers. 

7. Cover the inside of card with designer cardstock. Die cut Happy Birthday Pop-Up from designer cardstock.  

8. Fold at scored lines, adhere tape to tabs and then attach to inside of card center as pictured. 

Spellbinders Supplies:

Other Supplies: BoBunny Autumn Song Collection, Neenah Papers Natural White Cardstock, Acetate Sheet, May Arts Crème Silk Ribbon, Scrapbook Adhesive by 3L 3D Foam Squares, Foam Sheet, White Foamiran, Ranger Archival Ink Pads – Fern Green, Orange and Saffron, White Micro-beads.

Thanks for visiting! Hugs!


Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Heartfelt Creations - Best Wishes Card

Hello Friends!
Church bells ring out and there’s an excitement in the air! Loved ones have gathered together to celebrate two hearts joined in friendship being united in love! Beautiful roses provide a classic and romantic décor while soft music lends to the ambiance as the bride and groom beam seeing one another for the first time on their wedding day! Preserve those special “Happily Ever After” memories with the new Classic Wedding Collection by Heartfelt Creations. Filled with romantic imagery of stately church bells, classic roses and fanciful doves, this softly hued paper collection is sure to add to the nostalgia and romance of these precious moments while showcasing memories of such a special day. Soft peaches, pinks, greens and blue tones lend a timeless and elegant backdrop to graceful swirls, lace like elements and romantic script! Commemorate the special occasion with dreamily illustrated cling stamp sets depicting glorious heart shaped rose wreaths, elegant church bells, beautiful wedding rings and a delicate image of a bride and groom, complete with coordinating dies perfect for embellishing bridal shower, wedding or anniversary creations! Five marvelous sentiments are included to ensure you have the perfect well wishes to complete your bridal or anniversary card or scrapbook layout! Add a touch of splendor and sophistication with either of the two intricate and impressive lace like dies included in this sentimental collection! So, please rise…and join with us in celebrating those special moments that represent “Always and Forever”!

Products Used:

Other Products:

Neenah Papers Solar White Cardstock, Silver Foil Cardstock, Ranger Distress Inks ( Peeled Paint, Picked Raspberry, Carved Pumpkin), Nuvo Glitter Accents – Fresh Snowfall, Nuvo Jewel Drops – Rosewater, Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers (Pink, Orange, Green), Versamark, Silver Embossing Powder, Spellbinders Platinum Die Cutting Machine, Rangers Embossing Tool, Scrapbook Adhesive Foam Squares, White Silk Ribbon.

Project Instructions:

Create a 7 ½” x 6” card base from white cardstock. Cut a 7 ¼” x 5 ¾” piece from silver foil cardstock, adhere to card base.
Cut a 7” x 5 ½” piece from Classic Wedding paper collection, adhere to card.
Die cut 2 Decorative Medallions from silver foil cardstock, glue to card as pictured.
Stamp rose heart from Classic Wedding Roses cling stamp set with Versamark and silver embossing powder, heat set with embossing tool. Color rose heart with Real Brush Markers and then die cut with matching die from set. Adhere rose heart to center of card with foam squares.
Stamp multiple rose petals with Classic Rose cling stamp set with distress inks onto white cardstock, die cut with coordinating Classic Rose dies.
Stamp leave vines with Classic Rose Vines cling stamp set, die cut with coordinating Classic Rose Vines dies.
Color roses and leaves with distress inks and daubers. Shape with Flower Shaping Kit. Layer petals to form roses and then adhere to card. Embellish roses with Nuvo Glitter Accents and Jewel Drops.
Make a bow with silk ribbon and glue under flowers.
Be sure to visit Heartfelt Creations Blog for more Inspiration.

Thanks for visiting! Hugs!