★ Happy Birthday - Heartfelt Creations

Jul 16, 2014

Its Heartfelt Creations Wednesday, and I am continuing with projects from the new Cut, Mat, Create Collection today. Wednesdays are one of my favorite days of the week as i get to share a new project with you too.  This collection, although awesome for layouts, is also perfect for cards.

 some of the die sets have the most intricate detail flourishes and borders this one little leaf one below

HCD 752 Cut Mat Create Paper Collection
HCD750 Cut Mat Create 2A
HCD 751 Cut Mat Create 1B
HCPC 3615 Summer Glory Precut Set
HCD 736 Classic Leaf Die
HCD 742 Majestic Blooms Die
HCPC3578 Majestic Morning Precut Set
1259723 Art Institute (Dries Clear)
159223 Paper Blossom Molding Mat
459222 Paper Blossom Tool Kit
4252255 Spellbinders Grand Calibur

begin by selecting a 6x6 panel from the cut mat create paper collection, trim it down and mat to card base. cut a smaller blue mat for inside card and adhere with foam adhesive. from die HCD 752 using the largest rounded square die, cut the second matching card panel center using the rounded square and adhere with foam adhesive. using smallest rounded square, cut and stamp sentiment as shown. cut two small leaf sets from HCD750 2A and two from the HCD 751 1B, mold leaves with molding mat. follow this tutorial (http://www.heartfeltcreations.us/howto?view=videos&videoID=42) and create a template. mold flowers and apply Art Institute dries clear to center, sprinkle small beads in center, shake off excess and when dry, colour center with walnut stain marker. cut two classic leaf large leafs in green paper from collection and mold. assemble flowers as shown pop some with foam adhesive to give a dimensional look to the card.