Monday, July 30, 2018

July 30th brings you a card featuring Crafters Companion's product..."Follow Your Heart"

This card features the wonderful, fantastic to die
 Cut Emboss folders and the elegant design card-stock that comes in A3 size...a must have for those card boxes and other projects needed and wanted.

Featuring also this clear stamp I absolutely adore, from the "Follow Your Heart" stamp set.

A few close ups of these adorable cute cut and emboss butterflies.....all the work is done for you!

  All you need to do is make sure they pop up,  add a little cooler and're done.

  • Gemini
  • Scoreboard
  • Stamp rockers
  • Water brush Pens-CC-WTBRSH-M3P
  • STAMP: Stacey Barras “Follow Your Heart” CC-ST-FYH
  • PAPER: Fancy design card-stockCARDSTOCK-Centura Pearl-snow white hint of silver A4 300gm, Shimmering card stock-Sky blue
  • INKS: Spectrum Noir blending pencils

Hot glue gun, Clear drying glue, 3D foam tape, Double sided tape, Diamond stickles, Fussy cutting scissors, Ruler, Flower shaping tools and mat, Organza ribbon.

#1  Tent fold Card Base 21cm x 14.8cm
#2  Design paper matting 20.5cm x 14.3cm
#3 Card stock matting 17.4cm x 12.3cm
#4   Design paper and embossed front 16.9cm x 11.8cm
#5 Card stock embossed front 16.9cm x 11.8cm

#1 Make the tent fold base
#2 Adhere the design paper and card stock matting to the card front
#3 Cut the design paper and card stock for the front.
#4 Emboss the card stock, then add color to the butterflies and the stips around the oval.   
#5Apply the stickles to the butterfly and edges of the card front.
#6 Stamp the sentiment to the design paper front so it will show through the cut-emboss opening.
#730th July is Adhere the design paper to the card front then adhere the cut-emboss card stock to the top of this with double sided foam tape or squares

Friday, July 27, 2018

Today's Alumni Design Team Hop for July

Sugar Hollow...

Other products used:
Distress Inks: Old Paper, Seedless Preserves. Water brush pens. Double sided tape. 3D Double side foam tape. Eggshell white card-stock. Paper distressed tool. Hot glue gun. Craft sheet. Card making magic embossing folder-Leafy. Sizzix tag and label die.

All of the above Heartfelt Creations stamps, dies and paper are now limited editions, so if you want them you need to order them ASP
They retire Dec 8th be quick if you don't already have them.  

This card has a card base of 15cm x 15cm
Make a matting from the design paper and the card-stock a little smallerthan the other. Emboss the card-stock matting. Distress the edges. Adhere the matting layers to the card front. Stamp with gold embossing powder the bird cage, flowers and leaves. Bring colour to the flowers and leaves. Die cut then use the shaping mold for the leaves. Use the flower shaping tools to bring shape to the flowers. Using the hot glue gun for glueing the following, adhere the cage to the card front. Trim the leaves as wanted, arrange then adhere in place. Arrange the flowers and buds across the leaf line. Adhere a few leaves, flower and buds at the cage base. Die cut a label, gold emboss the sentiment. Apply a little of the Old paper ink to the label. Adhere with double sided tape and glue/ Add stickles to the flowers and label to finish the card.

The hop starts at 8AM EDT on Friday, July 27th 2018 and closes Monday, July 30th at 11.59PM EDT. The winner will be announced on the HC blog and on FB on the Wednesday August 1st, 2018

A winner has been found form Pam Korte's blog
Congrats to you....
Marge Hail Malone.

Kathy Clement -

Amarilys Doria -

YOU ARE HERE - Susan Smit

Monday, July 2, 2018

Monday the 2nd July......'On Your Special Day'

Today the Crafters Companion Love brings you a sweet card featuring the Cut and Emboss set 'ROYAL TRELLIS'
Amazing hat the product can do to a plain tent fold card base.
The Crafters Companion product list used is at the end of the post.

You can see I love to gold emboss these flowers and has got quite addictive!

I adore these paint fusion flowers and leaves. Fun to colour and a breeze to fussy cut.

The butterfly is stamped with gold embossing and has two layers with stickles to finish

Centura Pearl - Snow white HINT OF SILVER-A4 size 50 sheets 300GSM.   279151.00.1ZU
                      - FRESHBLUE A4.   CP10-FBLUE

Embossing folder:
Cut and Emboss - ROYAL TRELLIS.    CC-CEFS-RTR

Crafters Companion - WATER BRUSH PENS mixed set.   CC-WTBRSH-M3PC
Aqua Blend Spectrum Noir - PRIMARIES.    SPECAB-PR124

Crafters Companion - BIRTHDAY GREETINGS.    CC-ST-BG (on your special day)
Sheen Douglas Paint Fusion - BERRIES set.   SD-SSPF-BERRIES (leaves)
                                             - BUTTERFLY set.    SD-PF-ST-BUT (butterfly and flowers)

You can find a lot of the above items at Hobbidee if they haven't got it...
they will do their best to get it.

Have a fun week...sending happy scrappy love with sussipoppins inky hugs