Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Heartfelt Creations Inspiration Wednesday

Hello friends! It’s time to shake off the wintertime blues and greet the spring season with the breathtaking Tulip Time Collection from Heartfelt Creations! Energize yourself with a beautifully hued paper collection filled with pastel pinks, pretty purples, sunny yellows and grassy greens…the ideal springtime colors for all of your spring themed paper craft creations! Graceful illustrations of delicate tulip bouquets, elegant flower pot arrangements, and colorful meadow like scenes garnish delicate backgrounds adorned in beautiful brocades, dainty lace like patterns and soft floral images, certain to put a spring in your step and a song in your heart! Rounding out this spring-inspired collection are three blossoming cling stamps sets displaying tender images of budding tulips, an assortment of flower pots ready to hold the first cuttings of the season, as well as a pretty picket fence ideal for building a cheerful garden scene! When paired with the coordinating dies, creating fresh and invigorating springtide embellishments for handmade greeting cards, scrapbook layouts and altered art pieces are accomplished quickly and with ease!  A fourth beautifully illustrated cling stamp set featuring breezy tulip petals in varying diameters, along with the coordinating dies and a customized Tulip Shaping Mold, will allow you to surround yourself with realistic replicas of the first flowers of spring! So, join us as we welcome the season of new beginnings with the Tulip Time Collection!

 Aren't these tulips gorgeous!?  This is such a well rounded collection with vases for flower arrangements and outdoor elements for your scenic projects. You'll love playing with all the wonderful images and gorgeous papers. Below you will find all the instructions for making this shaker card.

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Card stock, white, blue, pink, green, dark red; glossy accents; Stickles, Diamond; pearls; foam tape; craft foam; seam binding; vellum; craft knife; ruler; chalks

For card base, cut a piece of white card stock to 6” x 12”, fold in half with a top fold. Use a 6” square card panel with a circular center design. With a craft knife and ruler, cut out the center square from the card panel. Cut a piece of craft foam 4 3/8” square and add to this piece. Add to card. Add diamond stickles around the edge. Using the Eyelet Circle die, place the 4” x 4” die and the 3.5” x 3.5” die together, cut from white card stock. Use the 4” x 4” die and the 3” x 3” die together and cut from green card stock. Adhere this layer to the white layer to create the frame. Stamp the sentiment on vellum and cut with the 3.5” x 3.5” circle die, keeping the sentiment to the left. Adhere to the back of the frame. Adhere to the card. 
Stamp the small vase on blue card stock with Teal Blue and the larger vase on red card stock with Rhubarb Stalk. Color with chalks and add glossy accents. For the flowers, ink the leaves with Bamboo Leaves and the flowers with the Lady Bug, Tangelo, and Cantaloupe and stamp on white card stock. Color with chalks and add diamond stickles. Shape the flowers with the Flower Shaping Essentials tools. Layer a cluster behind the smaller vase. Add the larger vase to the right side of the card and then add the smaller vase and flowers with foam tape. Create a small cluster of flowers and add to the upper left side. Create a bow with seam binding and add to the cluster and then add a flower on the bow. Add pearls.
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