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Wednesday, 24 April 2019

Adorned with Blossoms

Hello Crafty Folks!

Happy Wednesday to all of you.....

Here is my inspirational post for this week.



PRODUCTS USED:
HCD1-7245 Adorn It Pocket Accents Die
HCD1-7247 Regal Pocket Accents Die
HCD1-7248 Regal Frame & Accents Die
Black Archival
Plum Archival
Cactus Flower Archival
Sunflower Archrival
Library green Archival
Leaf green Archival
Zig markers
Designer Dries Glue
Acetate sheet
Butterfly Dreams Paper pack
HCPC-3842 Oakberry Lane Blossoms Stamp
HCD1-7200 Oakberry Lane Blossoms Die
HCPC-3803 Banners Of Love Stamp
HCD1-7160 Bannes Of Love Die
HCDP1-288 Sweet Peony Paper Collection
HCFB1-469 3D Blossoms Shaping Mold


OTHER PRODUCTS:
White cardstock,  glitter,  dimensional tape

VIDEO LINK:

INSTRUCTIONS:
For base cut a acetate sheet measures 6”×7.5". Score a line on 3”From smaller side and fold it. Cut 2 piece of white cardstock using adorn it pocket accents die. Fussy cut 2 piece of pattern paper from the designer paper collection according to die cut. Apply clear dry glue on die cuts and add glitter on it. Glue both die cuts on pattern paper. Further, glue it on acetate sheet as shown in picture.

For frame , cut a frame from white cardstock using frame Regal frame and accent die and one base frame from pattern paper.  Also cut a base frame from white cardstock.  Glue a photo on white cardstock frame . Also glue both frame on it as shown. Glue frame on base using dimensional tape. Cut 2 piece from white cardstock using Regal pocket and accents die and glue it on the back side of frame.

To create flowers,  stamp oakberry lane blossoms on deluxe flower shaping paper using plum archival. Also stamp leaves using library green Archival.  Cut flowers and leaves with coordinating die.  Paint flowers with sunflower archrival and cactus flower ink. Leaves are painted with leaf green and sunflower inks. Shape flowers and leaves using flower shaping mold.  Complete the flowers adding stamens and glitter using clear dry glue. Arrange flowers and leaves using hot melted glue as shown. Stamp sentiment on watercolor paper using black archival and cut with coordinating die.  Paint sentiment using zig markers and glue it on card using dimensional tape.





Thanks for stopping by
Hugs
Uma

Wednesday, 17 April 2019

Shaker Cupcakes

Hello Friends

Here is another card using delicious Sugarspun collection.




PRODUCTS USED:

HCPC- 3871 SPRINKLED CONFETTI CUPCAKES STAMP
HCPC-3843 SPECIAL BIRTHDAY SENTIMENT STAMP
HCD1- 7235 SPRINKLED CONFETTI CUPCAKES DIE
HCD1-7212 PETITE POCKET ACCENTS DIE
HCD1- 7207 HAND-STITCHED ACCENTS DIE
HCD1-7203 ORNAMENTAL TAGS DIE HCD1-7179 BUTTERFLY KISSES DECORATIVE DIE
HCDP1- 2101 SUGARSPUN PAPER COLLECTION
ZIG MARKERS
BLACK ARCHIVAL
Aquamarine Archival


OTHER PRODUCTS :
Smooth white cardstock  glitter, acetate sheets, shaker elements, opaque texture paste, 


VIDEO LINKS

INSTRUCTIONS 
Ready side fold card measures 5.25”×7.25”
To create card mat, first choose a pattern paper from designer paper collection and cut a piece measuring 5”×7”. Distress the edges of the pattern paper with matching ink and adhere it on a white cardstock which is bigger 1/8 of an inch from all four sides. Further mat it on ready cardstock using dimensional tape.
Cut 7 frames from white cardstock using hand-stitched accents die. Apply glitter on 1 frame using clear dry glue. Keep it aside for drying. Further cut 2 piece from acetate sheet using outer die. Glue all 6 frames on acetate sheet and put shaker elements on it . Close it with another acetate sheet. Glue glittered frame over it.
Cut a decorative dolly from white cardstock using Butterfly Kisses & decorative die and 1 decorative piece using petite pocket and accents die. Cut some banners from pattern paper.  Glue banners on back side of shaker pocket and glue it on ready card base as shown in the picture. Cut dolly into half and glue them as shown.
Stamp cupcake image on water color paper using black Archival and cut with coordinating die. Paint the cup using zig markers. Apply opaque texture paste for icing and leave some time to dry.  For the chocolate icing, add color in opaque texture paste and apply that. Create 3 cupcakes using same techniques. After drying texture paste, I add little bit color on icing using zig markers.
Glue decorative piece on the bottom of shaker . Glue Cupcakes using dimensional tape as shown.

Cut a tag from white cardstock using Ornamental Tags die from white cardstock. Stamp a birthday sentiment on it. Glue it on top of shaker using dimensional tape.
Hope you like it. ..
Thanks for stopping by 
Uma

Wednesday, 10 April 2019

Cupcake Album

Hello Friends!
Good morning ....

Tantalizing treats showcased in beautifully decorated display windows draw you to the Sweet Shoppe store front, beckoning you to step inside! With one push of the door, bells jingle announcing your arrival, and all will power is left behind! Welcomed by the aroma of sweet baked goodies and sugar laden confections, in no time at all, the mouthwatering scents of vanilla and almond have you convinced to browse and pick out an irresistible delight…after all, you deserve it! Cupcakes frosted with buttercream icing, dusted with sprinkles and topped off with perfectly round cherries, line the bakery showcase counter and decision making becomes difficult in the moment! It’s time to treat yourself and indulge in the newest and sweetest release from Heartfelt Creations…the Sugarspun Collection! On display are four decadently illustrated cling stamp sets, along with coordinating dies, showcasing frosting draped cupcakes, a sweet treat display cart ready to be filled with yummy treats, as well as charming cupcake accent borders, lollipop embellishments, and decorative planter arrangements. A gourmet paper collection drizzled and dusted in hues of bubblegum pinks, mint greens, frosting blues and scrumptious lilacs have been sprinkled with pretty plaids, petite polka dots, along with bakery-style illustrations of melt-in-your mouth delicacies that are sure to appeal to those sweet tooth cravings! So, come along with us as we make the world a sweeter place one “homemade, made from scratch” paper craft project at a time…and the best part is, no baking or calorie counting required!
Here is my first take with "SUGARSPUN COLLECTION". I create a cupcake album, which can hol 12 pictures. Each page has a pic of every month. Here it is.....










PRODUCTS USED:
HCPC-3870 Sugarspun Cupcake Stamp
HCPC-3871 Sprinkled Confetti Cupcakes Stamp
HCPC-3872 Sweet Shoppe Treats Stamp
HCPC-3843 Special Birthday Sentiments Stamp
HCD1-7154 Eyelet Circles & Basics Small Die
HCD1-7201 Tickets & Tags Die
HCD1-7202 Album Tags & Accents Die
HCD1-7203 Ornamental Tags Die
HCD1-7204 Arrow & Banners Die 
Sprinkled Confetti Cupcakes Die
Sugarspun Cupcake Die
Sweet Shoppe Treats Die
Sugarspun Paper Collection
Black Archival 
Garden Patina Archival 
Rose Madder Archival 
Zig Markers 
Magnets 
Crystal lacquer 

OTHER PRODUCTS:
White cardstock , water color paper , opaque texture paste , braits ,  glitter, wink of stella glitter pen ,

VIDEO LINKS:

INSTRUCTIONS:
First cut 6 pieces folded card from white cardstock using cupcake outer die. Glue them and create a album. Tale a piece of white cardstock measures 2”× ½” . Score lines on it and glue it as a binder.  

For the cove page stamp cupcake image on water color paper using garden patina archival. Paint cup image using zig markers. For cake apply opaque texture paste on image and them stamp on texture paste using rose madder ink. Apply glitter on texture paste and keep aside for drying. Once dry glue it on cupcake album.  Stamp a cherry using black archival and paint it with zig markers.  Cut image using coordinating die. Apply crystal lacquer on cherry . Glue it on cupcak HCPC e after drying. Stamp a sentiment on white cardstock using black archival and glue it as shown. 

For inner pages cut 13 pieces of cupcake from pattern paper using inner cupcake die and glue them. On the back side od cupcake glue magnet and the pattern paper. Cut round 12 frames from white cardstock using eyelet circle small & basics die. Apply glitter on all frames
 Cut pictures of babies using circle die. Paste pictures on album and glue frames. 

To decorate pages stamp some sweet shoppe treats images using black archival on water color paper and paint with zig markers.  Cut images with coordinating dies. Cut some sentiments and small tags from designer paper using dies. Cut some designer paper using arrow dies to create banners.  Glue elements on all pages as shown.

To create closer stamp and cut bow using cupcake stamp and die. Paint using zig markers.  Cut a strip of white cardstock measures ½” × 5”. Glue bow on the center of the strip. Fussy cut the strip around the bow to create clean look. Glue magnet on one end of strip. Paste other side of the strip on back side of cupcake cake. Our magnetic close is ready.

Hope you like it 
Thanks for stopping by ....
Hugs
Uma

Wednesday, 20 March 2019

Thinking of You

Hello Friends!!!
Happy Holi
Today I have another card with Cherry Blossom collection.








Products Used:
HCD1-7230 Tweet Cherry Blossoms Die
HCD1-7231 Cherry Blossom Retreat Die
HCD1-7232 Wishing Well Oasis Die
HCD1-7233 Daydreams Bridge Die
HCPC-3866 Tweet Cherry Blossoms Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3867 Cherry Blossom Retreat Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3868 Wishing Well Oasis Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3869 Haven of Daydreams Cling Stamp Set
HCDP1-2100 Cherry Blossom Retreat Paper Collection
HCFB1-474 3D Cherry Blossom Shaping Mold
HCD1-7203 Ornamental Tags Die
478455- Zig Markers
Vibrant fuchsia Archival
Olive green
Sap green
RACP-468 Black Archival
HCD2-751 Cut Matt Create 2A Die
HCS1-460 Bridal Bouquet Stamens Small
Designer Dries Glue

Other Products:
Smooth white cardstock , watercolor paper, dimensional tape, glue dots, satin cord, spiced mermaid distress oxide

Instructions:
Ready side fold card measures 6.25”× 6.25”
To create card mat, first choose pattern paper from the designer paper collection. Cut a piece measures 6”× 6”. Cut a decorative piece from the white cardstock using day dreams bridge die. Cut it  into half and glue it on the two sides of the ready card base as shown in the picture. Further, glue the card matt on the card base. Choose a card panel from the same collection and cut it into 5.5"×5.5". Matt it on the white cardstock which is bigger 1/8 of an inch from all four sides. Cut a window using cut matt and create 2A die. Stamp the image from haven of daydreams stamp on the water color paper using black archival. Paint the image with the zig markers. Matt it on the card base.  Adhere the card panel using dimensional tape for adding dimensional. Stamp bridge image on water color and paint it with zig markers. Cut the bridge image with the coordinating die. Glue it using glue dots.
Stamp a flower pot and board images on watercolor paper using black archival and cut with coordinating dies. Paint images with zig markers. Arrange and glue painted images as shown. Stamp some cherry blossom flowers using vibrant  fuchsia archival and cut with coordinating die. Paint flowers using spiced mermaid distress oxide and shape flowers using flower shaping mold. Add stamens to flowers and glue them using designer dries glue. Stamp leaves using  olive green archrival. Paint leaves using sap green and olive green ink. Shape leaves using flower shaping mold. Glue flowers and leaves on top left corner of card as shown. Cut 2 tags from the same collection using  die and tie them using satin cord.

Thanks for stopping by
Regards
Uma

Wednesday, 13 March 2019

Cherry Blossom Tree

Hello Everyone,

Happy Wednesday.....

Beautiful gardens filled with warm rays of sunshine, skies of blue, and trees filled with fragrant cherry blossoms make for the perfect retreat setting, where daydreaming can abound and the stress of everyday life just seems to melt away! Breathing deeply and enjoying the sweetness in the air becomes second nature, as you take in your enchanting surroundings…a decorative wishing well with beautiful vining florals, a whimsical wooden bridge leading to places imagined only in daydreams, and a darling collection of hand carved bird houses that your “tweet” friends serenading you from above call home. Let your imagination wander, and enjoy life at a slower pace, taking time to smell the delicate cherry blossoms with the new Cherry Blossom Retreat Collection from Heartfelt Creations! Enjoy a walk through a refreshing paper collection filled with beautiful springtime hues…grass like greens, pretty blossom pinks, clear sky blues, and charming corals, all encompassed in dreamy petite plaids, dainty polka dots, and elegant lace like accents. An inviting collection of cling stamp sets, along with coordinating dies, await to bring your very own garden oasis to life, filled with elegant garden benches, alluring wishing wells, and sweet springtime songbirds. A delightful assortment of varying sized cherry blossom petals, along with a coordinating dimensional shaping mold, allow for quick and easy assembling of gorgeous, delicate cherry blossoms perfect for all of your spring themed creations! So, join us as we bring a hint of spring to craft rooms everywhere…it’s the perfect day for a crafty daydream with the new Cherry Blossom Retreat Collection!
I created a bonsai "Cherry Blossom Tree" with this amazing collection .









PRODUCTS USED:
RACP-436 Leaf Green Archival
RACP-482 Olive Green Archival
RACP-524 Vibrant Fuchsia Archival
RACP-468 Black Archival
478455-Zig Markers
Designer Dries Clear Glue
HCS1-460 Bridal Bouquet Stamens Small
HCD1-7230 Tweet Cherry Blossoms Die
HCD1-7231 Cherry Blossom Retreat Die
HCPC-3866 Tweet Cherry Blossoms Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3867 Cherry Blossom Retreat Cling Stamp Set

OTHER PRODUCTS:
Flower making paper, watercolor paper, green moss, floral tape , floral wire, hot glue, acrylic paint, glitter, pot

VIDEO LINKS:

INSTRUCTIONS:
Ready project measures 10”×9”
Firstly create tree using floral wires and hot glue. Paint tree using acrylic color. Once I done with tree , I altered a pot to place it. Set tree in pot using hot glue . Add green moss using soft gloss gel.

Stamp cherry blossom flowers on flower making paper using vibrant fuchsia ink and cut with coordinating die. Paint flowers with the same ink and shape them using flower shaping mold. Color stamens using vibrant fuchsia ink. Add stamens in the center of  flowers using designer glue. Add glitter on the flowers using adhesive that dries clear. Create some bunches of flowers using floral tape.  Stamp leaves using olive green ink and paint leaves with leaf green archival. Cut leaves with coordinating die and shape in flower shaping mold. Glue leaves and flowers on tree using hot glue.

Further , stamp bird house and birds on water color paper using black archival. Paint images with zig markers and cut with coordinating dies. Glue bird cage and birds on the tree as shown in the picture.

Hope you like it...
Thanks for stopping by.....
Hugs
Uma

Wednesday, 6 March 2019

Spread Joy

Hello Folks!!

Today I have one more card to share with you. Beautiful vellum flowers give delicate looks to this card.





PRODUCTS USED:
HCD1-7213 Elegant Pocket Accents Die
HCD1-7154 Eyelet Circle & Basics Small Die
HCD2-7190 Frame A Card Leafy Borders Die
HCD1-7193 Leafy Accents Die
HCD1-734 Sun kissed Fleur Die
White Embossing Powder
Sunflower Yellow Archival
Leaf Green Archival
Olive Green Archival
HCPC-3835 Leafy Accents Cling Stamp
HCPC-353 Sun kissed Fleur Stamp
HCDP1-290 Backyard Blossom Paper Collection
HCDP1-284 Heartfelt Love Paper Collection
HCFB1-467 3D Leafy Accents Shaping Mold

OTHER PRODUCTS:
Versa mark, vellum paper, white satin cord, micro beads, flat back pearl, cheese cloth, smooth white cardstock,
VIDEO LINKS

INSTRUCTIONS:
Ready upside fold card measures 6”×8”
To prepare card mat take a piece of pattern paper from the designer paper collection measures 7 ¾” ×5 ¾”. Adhere it on the ready card base. Choose another pattern paper from the designer paper collection and cut a piece measuring 7.5”×5.5”. Tear it diagonally from the both side and distress the edges using scissors. Arrange it on the card using dimensional tape as shown in the picture. Cut borders using frame a card Leafy Borders die from the white cardstock and glue on the center part of card as shown. Glue flat back pearl on borders.
Choose a sentiment card from love paper collection and cut it using eyelet circle & basic small die. Also cut a round frame using same die from the white cardstock. Glue frame on sentiment card.  Cut 2 decorative borders  from white cardstock using elegant pockets accents die. Glue both pieces on back side of sentiment card and mat it on the center of card using dimensional tape.
Stamp Sunkissed Fleur Stamp on vellum paper using versamark and heat embossed it with white embossing powder. Cut with coordinating die. Paint flowers using sunflower yellow ink and shape flowers using round object. Glue the layers of the flowers and add micro beads in the center.  To prepare leaves, stamp leafy accents stamp on white cardstock using olive green ink and cut with coordinating die. Paint leaves using leaf green archival and olive green archival. Shape them in shaping mold. Arrange all the elements on the card. Once satisfied with the arrangements glue the using hot melted glue.  Tie a bow using white satin cord and glue it. For the finished look apply glitter on the flowers using adhesive that dries clear that dries clear.

Hope you like it...
Hugs
Uma

Floral Tiara

Hello Crafty Folks....
Good morning...

Today I'd like to share a floral tiara with foam flowers.






PRODUCTS USED:
HCD1-7173 Small Sweet Peony Die
HCPC-3819 Small Sweet Peony Stamp
HCPC-3862 Cheery Pansy Stamp
HCD1-7222 Cheery Pansy Die
HCFS1-465 Art Foam Paper
Olive Green Archival
Leaf Green Archival
RACP-362 Buttercup Archival
HCS1-457-1 Pastel Pearl Stamens Smalls
159723 Designer Dries Clear Adhesive


OTHER PRODUCTS:
Handmade paper, green floral wire, green floral tape,  Soft matt gel, satin ribbon

VIDEO LINKS

INSTRUCTIONS
To prepare flowers, first stamp small sweet peony flowers on foam paper using buttercup archival and cut with coordinating die. Apply same ink on the center of the flowers. Shape the flowers using hot iron. Tie stamens on floral wire and add shaped flowers using designer glue. Create multiple flowers using big and small die. To prepare leaves, stamp cheery pansy leaves using olive green archival and cut with coordinating die. Color the leaves using acrylic color (dilute the paint using water). Shape leaves using shaping mold. Cut and glue leaves on floral wire using designer glue.
Cut strips of foam paper which is ¾” wide and 4”long. Color the strip using leaf green archival and cut thin slits on it. Heat and twist the slits. Glue these strips on floral wire using hot glue. Once all the elements ready keep them aside. Take floral wires and join them using floral tape and make that 26”long. Fold from one end and make a loop. Arrange flowers and leaves on the wire using floral tape. When finished with all arrangement make a loop on another end. Tie ribbons on the both loop.
For the finished look apply soft matt gel on the flowers and add glitter.

Thanks for stopping by
Regards
Uma