Magenta Arianna Blooms Card


Create a dimensional floral keepsake card to brighten a special friend’s birthday.

Materials

  • Cardstock: cream, magenta
  • Heartfelt Creations Arianna Blooms Paper Collection (HCDP1 244)
  • Self-adhesive pearls

Basic Supplies

sponge, tape (to hold dies against paper)

Tools

  • Spellbinders Grand Calibur Die-Cutting and Embossing Machine (452255)*
  • Heartfelt Creations Dies: Arianna Blooms (HCD 748), Arianna Lace (HCD 747), Luggage and Tags (HCD 745), Classic Leaf (HCD 736)
  • Heartfelt Creations PreCut Stamp Sets: Arianna Blooms (HCPC 3608), Classic Leaf (HCPC 3546)
  • McGill Paper Tools*: Paper Blossoms Tool Kit (459222), Paper Blossoms Molding Mat (159223), Paper Shaping Tools and Piercing Mat (048749)
  • Ink pads: Clearsnap Colorbox Magenta, waterproof black, green
  • Silver stamp paint
  • Adhesives: paper adhesive, foam squares
  • *Products available from Heartfelt Creations

Directions

  • 1. Make 6” square magenta card. Cut 5-3/4” square from Arianna Blooms Collection dark green paper; adhere to card.
  • 2. Stamp Arianna Blooms three times on cardstock using black ink; die cut with coordinating die. Use all flowers except small ones; reserve for another use.
  • 3. Color flowers by sponging edges with magenta ink. Create a slight shimmer by sponging silver stamp paint over the flowers.
  • 4. Die cut flower stamens from Arianna Blooms Collection yellow paper using Arianna Blooms die. Shape stamens and flowers as shown in this video: youtube.com/watch?v=XzpAM29StPg
  • 5. Layer and adhere three same-size flowers together to make three flowers total. Adhere stamens in flower centers as shown.
  • 6. Die cut five lace pieces and one doily from Arianna Blooms Collection yellow paper using Arianna Lace die.
  • 7. Stamp leaves onto Arianna Blooms Collection light green paper using green ink; die cut with coordinating die.
  • 8. Layer lace, doilies, flowers and leaves on card as shown; adhere to card front.
  • 9. Die cut sentiment tag from Arianna Blooms Collection paper using coordinating die. Adhere to card front using foam squares.
  • 10. Adhere pearl embellishments to card and tag.
  • Tip
  • 1. Make sure to watch the video to get great visual tips on shaping the flowers. Visit youtube.com/watch?v=XzpAM29StPg

by Emma Lou Beechy for Heartfelt Creations (www.heartfeltcreations.us)

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