Jan 7, 2015

Friends are the Sunshine-Heartfelt Creations

It is Wednesday and you know what i Love about Wednesdays! I can share a project with you created for Heartfelt Creations! I am working with the Classic Sunflower collection and sharing a friendship card with you today.


I love how the distress markers really highlight all the detail in the stamp images. I do have a tutorial on how i colour the classic sunflowers you can view that here

  http://karangerber.blogspot.ca/2014/11/bucket-of-sunflowers-sunflower-tutorial.html

and the Craft Medley beads are some of my favorites to use now.

Friends are the Sunshine 
HCDP1-247 Classic Sunflower Paper Collection 
HCD 753- Classic Sunflower Die 
HCPC 3626- Classic Sunflower Background 
HCD 736- Classic Leaf Die 
HCPC-3545 Open Leaf Precut Set 
1259723 Art Institute (Dries Clear) 
159223 Paper Blossom Molding Mat 
459222 Paper Blossom Tool Kit 

Other Materials: May Arts Ribbon; May Arts Gold Thread; Craft Medley Beads: Distress Markers in Wild Honey; Rusty Hinge; Walnut Stain; Peeled Painted Cardstock; Marigold cardstock; brown cardstock; water brush; Black Archival Ink. Canson Water Color Paper; Foam adhesive. Radiant Rain Solar Gold.

 Instructions: Card base is 5 3/4 x 5 3/4 x 11.5. Cut mat out of marigold measuring 5.5 x 5.5. Attach with foam adhesive. Cut two of the card panels from collection. Cut first one down to 5 1/4x 5 1/4, attach to base. Cut second card panel down to stripped pattern as shown. Tie gold ribbon around panel, tie in bow. Attach gold thread to bow in a second bow as shown. Attach with foam adhesive. Stamp HCPC 3628 on water colour paper with black archival ink; colour with Ranger Distress Markers and Blending with water Brush. ink edges lightly with Walnut Stain Distress Ink. Mold flowers with paper blossoms mat and stylus. Apply Art Institute dries clear to center of flowers and sprinkle with Craft Medley beads, set aside to dry. Stamp and cut three of the classic leaf three stem leafs. Mold using Molding Mat. Attach sunflowers as shown. Then tuck in pin behind in the knot. Search for sentiment strip and attach to bottom of card as shown, when card is completed, lightly mist with Radiant Rain. 

23 comments:

  1. Karan, what a beautiful card!! I love those Sunflowers.

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    1. Thank you Penny, i really enjoy creating the sunflowers.

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  2. Wow, Karan...those sunflowers! oooh-la-la!

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    1. Thank you Penny, i really enjoy creating the sunflowers.

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  3. Oh Karan, Your flowers are to die for. Love each and every detail.
    Hugs,
    Archana

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    1. one of my favorite flowers with Heartfelt. :D

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  4. Stunning layering and your flowers sing!

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    1. Thank you Candy, i enjoyed creating them.

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  6. Your sunflowers are so beautiful Karan. They're somewhat vintage, but always look so alive! Hugs, M

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    1. Thank you Maureen, they do have a vintage look to them dont they?

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  7. So gorgeous, love this collection!!

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  8. Now that's how you do a sunflower! I love everything about this gorgeous card my Canadian friend😄 hugs!

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    1. Thank you Joann, i love the sunflower collection, i think its one of my favs.

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  9. Whaaaat! How fantastic is this!? I will never tire of this sunflower set - your creations with it are stunning, Karan -- this card is a fave!

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    1. Thank you Anne, i love the sunflowers too

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  10. Gorgeous card! Love the sunflowers!!

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  11. Hi Karan, we won't ever get enough of those sunflowers will we? The whole collection is fantastic! Love what you did with it. The flower centers are great! oxo

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Thank you for dropping by today I really appreciate your comments.

Karan