Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Wednesday's Winking frog

'Relax, it's your special day'

HCPC-3728 Winking Frogs cling stamp
HCPC-3726 Fiddle'n Frog cling stamp set
HCPC-3725 Water Lily cling stamp set
HCD2-742 Cut Mat Create 1A
HCD1-790 Water Lily die
HDC1-779 Regal Borders and Pockets die
HCST1-401 Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit
DDOTS Double dots/3d foam tape
85glitter-Crystal Ultrafine Transparent Glitter
Art Institute clear drying glue

Other Products Used:
Paper: Crafters Companion Pearl Centura-snow white hint of gold 300gsm, Green cardstock. Ranger: Distress inks: Mowed lawn, Forest moss, Peeled paint, Mermaid lagon, Victorian Velvet, Aged mahogany. Archival jet black ink, Golden rod stickles, Prick pen. Distressing tool, Water brush, Prick pen, distressing tool. Other: Needle and gold thread. Yellow Crystal stones. Tonic die cutting machine, Tonic paper cutter.

Go here to see how to make the Lilies and the rest of the collection.
Go here to learn about die cutting boarder dies.

This completed hinged tent fold card measures 20.7 cm x 19. cm
Taking the 300gsm cardstock, make the hinged card base by cutting 20.7 cm x 19 cm x 2. Cut the hinge to measure 20.7 cm x 4 cm, fold in the length. Adhere to join both cards front and back. Cut the green cardstock to, 20.3 cm x 18.4 cm, adhere to card base. Find and cut the design paper from the paper collection19.2 cm x 17.3 cm. 

Stitch around the edge with the gold thread then distress the edges with the distressing tool. Taking the 300gsm cardstock, 3.75” x 5.75” and the 2.75” x 3.75” dies from the Cut Mat Create die set, die cut each size 3 x. Later, to make chipboard frames from the layers. 

Stamp the image of the relaxing frog into one of the larger sized frames. Color the image with the pencils. Align and center the smaller die onto this colored image, die cut. Adhere the layers to their own size then stitch around each frame. You can now adhere the smaller frame to the lager frame. 

Taking the chosen border die from the Regal Borders and Pockets die set, die cut x 2 from the 300gsm card stock. 

Stamp, color and die cut the Lily’s and Lily leaves. Shape the Lily’s with the shaping tool. 

Stamp the sentiment. Adhere all the layers to the card front. Once the Lily leaves and Lily’s are secure, apply the golden rod stickles to the Lily centers. Adhere the yellow crystal stones then apply the glitter to the stones and the Lily’s surrounding the relaxing frog. Before adhering the sentiment, trim as needed.

I hope your day is just as relaxing as the winking frog above...wink wink....
Don't forget to go on back to the Heartfelt Creations site to check out all that
amazing eye candy there. I hope you are having a wonderful sunny day...
Inky love and hugs