02 March 2011

Thinking about Spring

Hello my friends! Hope you are having a great and warm day! Here has been so cold I am looking forward to a really nice comfy and warm Spring.
Talking about Spring, I have some projects to warm you up :) using Heartfelt Creations Stamps :)

Decorative Eggs Set:

Directions:
  • Stamp egg images onto White Cardstock in Memento Tuxedo Black. Color them with Copic Markers: B000, B23, Y17, R22, R46. Cut them out and cover them with Crystal Lacquer. Set to dry.
  • For Mini card: Stamp image on bottom part of White Cardstock (4.25" x 5.5") in Memento Tuxedo Black. Color image with Copic Markers: B21, B23, Y13, Y17, E31, E35, R22, R46, YG93, 0
  • Die-cut image using the biggest Label Die from Label 8 Nestabilities. Score image in half and fold.
  • Sponge Green Ink to create grass and light blue for sky.
  • Add Crystal Lacquer and Copper Stickles. Set to dry.
  • Stamp Image and die-cut, emboss and stencil with smallest die from label 8 Nestabilities.
  • For Egg Pot: Decorate pot with some Gree tissue paper for grass. Stick eggs and glue one little egg (blue). Add colored eggs with glue dots and foam tape to create some dimension.
  • Tie pot with green raffia.

Heartfelt Creations products used in this project:
  1. HCPC 3368 Egg-Citing Day PreCut Set.
  2. HCPC 3366 Wrought Iron Cross PreCut Set.
  3. Label 8 Nestabilities.
  4. Crystal Lacquer.
  5. Grand Calibur

Stained Glass Lily Card:
  • Make card from Ivory Cardstock. A2 size.
  • Stamp Lily flower on a piece of White Cardstock from HCPC 3370 Easter Lilies PreCut Set. Mask flower and stamp Background image from HCPC 3364 Stained Glass Background PreCut Set in Memento Tuxedo Black.
  • Color Lily with Copic Markers.: YG95, E11, E21, Y17. (Color an extra flower)
  • Color background using sponges in circular motion, inks used: Daffodil Delight, Broken China, Memento Tangelo, Worn Lipstick. After sponging the BG, apply a coat of Mod Podge and set to dry about 30". After that apply VersaMark Ink all over the image and UTEE, heat and repeat one more time. This will give your background piece a very natural Cathedral Glass look.
  • Apply Versamark Ink and UTEE to extra Lily.
  • Mat this background piece with a Yellow piece of Cardstock. Distress all edges.
  • Tie Melon Satin Ribbon around and add a bow. Add Lily to card with foam tape

Heartfelt Creations products used in this project:
  1. HCPC 3364 Stained Glass Background PreCut Set.
  2. HCPC 3370 Easter Lilies PreCut Set.

Green Angel Trumpet Card:
  • Make card base from Green Cardstock.
  • Add a piece of Yellow cardstock (5.5" x 3.75") to front and add zig-zag stitches.
  • Cut stripes of Patterned Paper (5" x 1.25") and mat them with a darker piece of Yellow Cardstock. Add straight stitches. Adhere to card.
  • Stamp image from HCPC 3362 Angel Trumpet Flower PreCut Set on White Cardstock in Memento Tuxedo Black. Color it with Copic Markers" YG95, Y13, Y15, Y17, 0. Color and cut out an extra image.
  • Die-cut and emboss image using Label 3 Nestabilities and Grand Calibur.
  • Add to card. Add extra image with foam tape. Embellish card with white buttons and Green Baker twine.

Heartfelt Creations Products used in this project:
  1. HCPC 3362 Angel Trumpet Flower PreCut Set.
  2. Label 3 Nestabilities.
  3. Crystal Lacquer.
  4. Grand calibur
Hope you like them!
Thanks so much for stopping by.
Have a great day!

2 comments:

  1. Beautiful cards. What was the purpose of adding the mod podge to the stained glass card? Just curious.

    stamping on...

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  2. WOW! All R very lovely.
    Sure do like that stained glass lily card.....simply Stunning
    ColleenB.

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