Wednesday, July 31, 2013

There's Only One You

Hello friends
It's Heartfelt Creations Wednesday and I have another card using the Burst of Splendor Collection. This is an amazing collection, yes I know every collection is amazing. You can't go wrong creating a card or project using any one of their collections. For more inspiration, hop on over to the HC blog and check out all the wonderful creations. Bet you'll be inspired!
Heartfelt Creations Products:
HCD 737 Ornate Gateway Die
HCD 736 Classic Leaf Die
HCD 722 Tattered Blossoms Die
HCDP1 235 Burst of Splendor Paper Collection
HCPC 3514 Floral Fence PreCut Set
HCPC 3468 Tattered Blossoms PreCut Set
HCPC 3354 Classic Message PreCut Set
HCPC 3547 Bold Leaf PreCut Set
3D-Stempel Farbe 3D Stamp-Paint - 905 Walnut Brown-Metallic
272480 Crystal Sparklets
459222 Paper Blossoms Tool Kit
 Other Products:
Papers: Pale Green, Natural White and Light Brown cardstock
Inks: Pale Plum - Pretty in Pink - Always Artichoke - Mellow Moss - Stampin Up Copic - Y21
Accessories: Rhinestones, Pearls, Stickles - Star Dust, Antique Frame and Accents and Jewel Flowers and Flourishes - Spellbinders
Base card - cut pale green cardstock 12" x 6" and score at 3" and at 9". Add a layer of natural white and then light brown cardstock to both front panels and adhere. Next, layer the two panels with pattern paper from Burst of Splendor Paper Collection and adhere. Cut out two Ornate Gateway toppers and brush with 3D Stamp Paint, and adhere to left front panel. With the tag die from Antique Frame and Accents cut one and paint with the 3D Stamp paint, adhere to right side. Next cut out from natural white a rectangle 2" x 1 3/8", ink up and stamp sentiment from Classic Message stamp set, adhere to tag. With the Tattered Blossoms stamp set, using the smallest stamp, ink up and stamp 15 times, the next size up 5 times and die cut with coordinating Tattered Blossoms Die. After all of the pedals are cut out, on just the small flower petals distress with pale plum on the ends of petals. Use the blossoms tools to shape each flower then build and adhere your flowers together. With copic Y21 color rhinestones and a small Sparklet and place in centers of flowers. Place and adhere flowers in between the Ornate die cuts and one on tag. From the Bold Leaf stamp set, ink up the smallest and stamp two of them and cut using the coordinating Bold Leaf die. Separate leaves, shape and adhere to flowers. The butterfly came from the die set Jewel Flowers and Flourishes. Cut out 3 times using the scrap papers from this card. Adhere together and placed under tag.
Inside: Layer with natural white first then light brown and last the pattern paper from Burst of Splendor Paper Collection. Stamped verse from Floral Fence PreCut Set. Now place pearls on the Ornate gate topper, tag and butterfly. Next use Stickles in various places on topper, flowers, leaves, butterfly and pattern paper inside and out. 
Thanks for stopping
Hope I was able to give you all little inspiration today...
Have a blessed day and I hope to see you back soon

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

The Joy Of The Lord

Hello Friends,
 I have another card using the beautiful papers, rubber stamps and dies from the Burst of Splendor CollectionEmma Lou has another video using the great techniques on stamping bold and open images together, while also achieving multiple colors and glittering techniques.

Heartfelt Creations Products Used:

HCDP1 235 Burst of Splendor Paper Pack
                                        HCPC 3310 Trust In The Lord PreCut Set
                                            HCPC 3545 Open Leaf PreCut Set
                                                  HCD 736 Classic Leaf Die
                                           253867 Spellbinders - Fancy Lace
                                            354804 Spellbinders - Oval Small
354802 Spellbinders - Oval Large

Other Products Used:
Papers: Green, Lavender, Lt. Green Glitter and Solar White CS
Inks: Copic's RV52, 55, G94, 85, 82
Accessories: Spellbinders - Vintage Lace Accents
Stickles - Star Dust
Pearls - Kaiser scrapbook
Lace - Joann Fabric's
Memento - Tuxedo Black
Card size 6" x 5" from green CS.  Cut out center of card leaving a half inch frame. Cut out fancy lace for front of card from green CS then cut out an oval window in center of lace. Next cut out 2 oval frames from large oval dies. Adhere one to front and the other on the reverse side.  Added some lace around the frame. Ready to adhere lattice (lace) work to inside frame. I cut 1/8" strips Lt green glitter CS and glued them down the sides and across the top and bottom, then cut out four vintage lace corners from light green glitter CS and glued them in the corners. On Solar White CS stamp Dahlia Cluster image 4 times and color one whole image. On the second image, color only the top three layers of the large flower and all but the bottom layer of the small open flower. The third flower color only the top two layers and next flower, color only the top. Cut everything out and adhere flower parts with pop dots. For some extra foliage stamp on Solar White using the leaf stamp set, color with copic's and cut using the coordinating dies. Adhere flower and foliage around frame front. Add some pearls and Stickles.
Inside, layer with a piece of lavender and a piece of pattern paper from Burst of Splendor Collection paper. Stamp sentiment and add some Stickles for a little sparkle to the inside of your card.
Thanks for stopping by and hope I was able to inspire you today!

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Flowers with Sparkle

Hello friends!
Hope everyone is staying cool this week for it is a scorcher out there. When it's this hot out I stay in and make more cards. "That's my excuse and I'm sticking to it." 

I'm using the beautiful Burst of Splendor Paper and Ornate Gateway Die. These products can be found here Heartfelt Creations. Head on over to the to Heartfelt Creations blog and check out all the other wonderful creations the girls have come up with.  

Heartfelt Creations Products:
HCDP1 235 Burst of Splendor Paper Pack
HCD 737 Ornate Gateway Die

Other Products Used:
Paper: Brown and Burgundy CS, Cream and Gold Glitter CS
Accessories: Spellbinders - Gold Elements One
Spellbinders Nestabilities - Adorning Squares
Pearls KAISER scrapbook
Stickles - Star Dust

Make a brown 6" square card base and layer with a piece of burgundy then two pieces of Burst of Splendor Collection paper 2 3/4 x 5 1/2 and adhere next to one another. Cut out two corners from gold glitter CS and adhere to upper corners. Cut out two Ornate Gateway toppers from gold glitter CS and adhere those next to one another with pop dots. Cut out one Adorning Square from cream glitter CS and adhere with pop dots over Ornate topper. Cut some Dahlias from the paper collection and adhere to glitter square. Add some pearls around the Ornate topper and corners. Use some Star Dust Stickles to finish the card.

Thanks for stopping by and hope I was able to inspire you today!

Thursday, July 11, 2013


Hello Friends!
Good evening, almost morning. Went out and picked blueberries this morning and all afternoon made blueberry jam. Found this easy AND delicious jam recipe think I might have to pick more berries and make more jam. Thinking that might make a great stocking stuffer. 
OK enough about jam and onto this card created from the wonderful new Burst of Splendor Collection from Heartfelt Creations.
Heartfelt Creations Products Used:

Other products:
 Olive Green cardstock, Natural, Cryogen White - Paper Temptress, Gold Cardstock, Inside Plum Cardstock, Memento ink - Tuxedo Black, Pebbles - Metallic Cream Chalks, Copic's - YG97, 93, 91, V6, 5, 000, E59, 57, 55, 53, 44, 43, 41, RV66, 55, G99, 94, 82, Stickles - Star Dust, Pop Dots
 Card base 6" square in Olive Green. Cut natural 5 3/4" square. Cut pattern paper from Dahlia Paper Collection 5 1/2" square. Adhere those 3 pieces together. Measure opening near top right for gates 3" x 3 1/4" and cut out. With Gate Dies, cut 2 sets out of gold cardstock and adhere back to back. Ready to adhere to opening. Next stamp twice with the Dahlia Cluster PreCut Set with Tuxedo Black Memento Ink, color with copic's and cut out using scissors. With the second Dahlia, color only half of it and cut it out. Add some pop dots to the half flower and adhere to main image. Add pop dots to the whole Dahlia and adhere in place in lower left corner. With the Open Leaf Stamp Set, stamp twice on white cardstock and color with copic's. Cut out using the Leaf Die and adhere on each side of the Dahlia.
Inside of card: Cut Plum cardstock 5 3/4 square. Cut Natural 5 1/2 square, adhere both of those. Stamp Gazebo on Cryogen White using The All Seasons Gazebo PreCut Set and color plants and gazebo with copic's. Color sky, trees and walkway with creamy chalks. When coloring is finished, trim around gazebo picture and adhere on natural cardstock in gate window. Next, with the All Seasons Sentiments stamp, ink, stamp and cut out greetings for the inside.
Thanks for stopping by and I hope I was able to inspire you!


Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Peaceful Places

Hello Friends!
Another creation for Heartfelt Creations using the beautiful Daphne Paper Collection.
They have wonderful stamps, dies and papers that coordinate with one another, I love them all.
Heartfelt Creations Products Used:
HCPC 3303 Posy Patch Flowers PreCut Set
HCD 737 Ornate Gateway Die
HCD 735 Gift Ensemble Die
HDC 701 Posy Patch Die
354808 Spellbinders - Standard Circle Small
354806 Spellbinders - Standard Circle Large
HCDP1 234 Daphne Paper Collection
Other Products Used:
Paper: White cardstock - Hollo's, Certainly Celery and Old Olive - Stampin Up, Crystal - Mica/Metallic - Paper Temptress
Inks: Color Box Chalk - Pink Pastel, Ranger - Distress Ink - Spun Sugar
Accessories: Pearls - KAISER scrapbook, Scor - Pal, Pop Dots
Base Card - 6" square. With the color Certainly Celery cut a 5 3/4" square, cut 5 3/8" square and cut 5" square. With white cardstock cut 5 5/8" square, cut 5 1/4" square and last 4 7/8" square. Adhere all of them together except for the smallest piece of white. Take the small white square and using the Scor - Pal, run score lines through it diagonally every half an inch. Now with the Spellbinders Standard Circle Small cut out 3 circles in various spots on that small white square. Use the same 3 dies to cut out some scenes using the Daphne pattern paper. With the Spellbinders Standard Circle Large Dies, cut out of white scrap cardstock, 3 circles, one size larger than the pattern paper to make frames around the pattern paper. Adhere the pattern paper to the white frames. Add some pop dots and set aside. With the same 3 large circle dies cut out more pattern paper and adhere under the 3 cut out spaces on small square. Glue square front to rest of card. Take the 3 framed pattern circles and adhere them slightly over cut out circles on card front. Cut one Ornate Gateway topper and adhere to card. Use Posy Patch Flowers PreCut Set, stamp flowers on white cardstock, die cut with coordinating Posy Patch Die. Brush color onto edge of pedals,  shape each petal and layer to form flowers, arrange over die cut. Die cut 1 leafy swirl from the Gift Ensemble Die set, cut apart and adhere under each flower. Place a pearl in center of each flower, added some pearls to die cut gate topper and added in 3"s beside each cut out circle.  
Hope I was able to inspire you today...
Thank you for stopping by!