Wednesday, February 3, 2016

'Nobody's Perfect' and Design Team Call

EXTRA EXTRA! Design team call! Over at Heartfelt Creations,
I know a lot of you have been waiting for this! 

I would love to stay on for another term as a designer with the Heartfelt Creations company. Unfortunately the placements are limited, so if you like my work and want to give me a helping hand go on over and put a tick in the box next to my name as well as a few other of your favourite designers. Heartfelt have also made it fun to put the ticks in the will go into a draw for a $50 gift voucher...thats $50 worth of happiness that may be, will come your way

Heartfelt Creations invites you to enter the sweet and magical world of Sugar Hollow! Make the acquaintances of an adorable family of wide-eyed and loveable owls who inhabit the beautiful and enchanting forest like surroundings. Each of these darling and delightful feathered friends comes with their own special personality and they are sure to find a soft spot in your heart! The sugary sweet color palette in this collection lends itself to adding a bounce to your step and a happiness to your heart as you create with cotton candy like pinks, ribbon candy stripes, peppermint greens as well as several shades of confectionary grape lollipop like hues.  A whimsical assortment of beautifully illustrated stamps showcase images of ornamental birdhouses, lovely trees and a wide selection of owl images, which can be used to design for a wide variety of occasions. The fun and witty sentiments included add a playful charm making this a collection that will appeal to crafters of all ages.  Whether you wish to remind a friend or loved one how special they are and that you think they are "a hoot", or send an any occasion card just because "It's Owl Good", this sweet and light hearted collection is sure to brighten someone’s day and bring a smile to their face!

Product list-
Heartfelt Creations Products and Products carried by Heartfelt Creations:
Other products used: 
Card stock: Crafters Companion: centura pearl- snow white- hint of gold 300gm. Brazil: Leapfrog green (leaves), Heidi (flowers), White.
Ranger: Heat gun, water coloring brush, paper distressing toll, Dusty concord distress ink. Derwent inktense water color pencils 72 set: 0700 Fuchsia, 1200 Sea blue, 0520 Carmine pink, 7510 Beech green.
 Tips on how to shape flowers and to use the flower shaping kit: HERE   

The finished card measures 14. 6 cm x 10. 5 cm
Note: All the stamping is done with the gold embossing powder.
Make a card base to the above measurements. Taking the green card stock, cut a card front matting, 14.2 cm x 10.1 cm.
Using the design paper from the paper pad cut the card front, 14.0 cm x 9.9 cm. Distress the edges of this paper.

Also from the design paper make a flag banner and stamp the sentiment.

Ink the edges. Taking the leapfrog and Heidi cardstock stamp, die cut, the flowers and leaves. Bring shape and color to the flowers and leaves by using the flower shaping tool kit. Click onto the link above. 

The lower right side flower placement close up.

Use the crafters companion cards stock to stamp and die cut the owls on the branch. 

Die cut 4 extra from the white card stock to make a chipboard embelishment from the layers. Adhere together. Place and adhere the flowers and leaves, the banner then the owl with foam tape or Double Dots. 

When all is dry and secure, finish the card by applying stickles to the flower centers and the owls


If you want to get this printed out, head on back to the Heartfelt Creations Blog...and while you are at it, check out the rest of the DT goodies for the week. So much eye candy going on there!
Don't forget about the design tram call!
Have a great scrappy inky day..
Sussipoppins hugs oxo


  1. Susan, you must go through a ton of gold embossing powder, each and every project you do is filled with it, and it adds such elegance to all your projects, this is stunning (hugs)

  2. But your card is! Love those cute little owls! Hugs, Emmy

  3. Beautiful, beautiful, beautiful Susan! Your attention to detail never ceases to amaze me! Love all the gold embossing!

  4. I like your gold card with the owls a lot. And...Hoe are you?