Wednesday, March 29, 2017

wednesday...Heartfelt Creations

Happy Wednesday! I have another layout to share with you today using Heartfelt Creations newest collection-Monkeying Around Collection!

Here's my layout:

Supplies:
Double Dots 100pc. -3D Foam Circles, DDOTS
3-D Crystal Lacquer, 245125
Luggage and Tags Die, HCD1-745
Butterfly Medley Die, HCD1-759
Butterfly Medley Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3650
Crystal Ultrafine Transparent Glitter, 85-glitter
Tropical Hibiscus Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3736
Tropical Hibiscus Die, HCD1-796
Palm Tree & Monkeys Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3777
Monkeying Around Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3778
Palm Tree & Monkeys Die, HCD1-7132
Monkeying Around Die, HCD1-7133
Monkeying Around Paper Collection, HCDP1-276
Other Materials:
Cuttlebug Die Cutting Machine, StazOn Archival Ink (Jet Black), Prismacolor Pencils (PC908, PC927, PC939, PC947, PC946, PC1003), Tim Holtz Distress Ink (Peeled Paint, Victorian Velvet, Wild Honey), Odorless Mineral Spirits, Tim Holtz paper distressor, embossing tool, Pearl glimmer mist

Here are some close ups of my layout:












Here is the step by step write-up for this project:
Cut out a 7.5" circle and distress the edges. Make a wavy edge on a 12" x 12" sheet of pattern paper and distress the edges as well. Mat with a coordinating paper from the Monkeying Around Paper Collection and add the distressed circle to the bottom right corner. Add your 6" x 4" photo over it. Stamp the monkeys, flowers, palm trees and butterflies on white cardstock. Color with Prismacolor Pencils and blend them with Odorless Mineral Spirits. Stamp the hibiscus flowers and leaves and add color using the distress inks. Die cut using their coordinating die. Shape the flowers and glimmer mist them to add some shimmer. Set aside to dry. Stamp and die cut some leaves out of green cardstock. Add the monkeys to the layout using pop dots to give them dimension. Add the rest of the embellishments to the layout as shown. Fussy cut a title and add it to the top right corner over a small strip of distressed pattern paper.

Thanks for stopping by! Remember to go to the Heartfelt Creations BLOG and check out what the other designers made this week! Have a great rest of the week!

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

wednesday...Heartfelt Creations

Happy Wednesday! Have you ever used the pre-printed card fronts included in the Heartfelt Creations paper packs? They are simply adorable and so easy to use when you need a card ASAP! I hope my card inspire you to use them!

Here's a card I made using one of them:

Supplies:
Crystal Ultrafine Transparent Glitter, 85-glitter
Regal Borders and Pockets Die, HCD1-779
Palm Tree & Monkeys Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3777
Relaxin' Monkeys Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3780
Palm Tree & Monkeys Die, HCD1-7132
Monkeying Around Paper Collection, HCDP1-276
Other Materials:
Cuttlebug Die Cutting Machine, StazOn Archival Ink (Jet Black), Prismacolor Pencils (PC901, PC908, PC912, PC927, PC945, PC947, PC1003, black), Odorless Mineral Spirits, embossing tool, liquid pearls

a quick close up of the card:


Here is the step by step write-up for this project:
Trim a pre-printed card front and add to a 6"x6" white card base. Stamp the monkey sipping a drink from the Relaxin' Monkeys Cling Stamp Set on white cardstock and color with Prismacolor Pencils. Stamp the sentiment to the top left side of the image. Add glitter to highlight the hat, drink and sand and a few liquid pearls around the edges and set aside to dry. Stamp two flower borders, color with Prismacolor Pencils and die cut using their coordinating die. Add glitter and set aside to dry. Die cut two borders from the Regal Borders and Pockets Die. Add the colored image to the center of the card and tuck in the two borders, one on top and the other in the bottom. Also add a 6" x "4" strip of brown cardstock being the monkey image. Finish by adding a flower border on either side of the colored image.

Thanks for stopping by! Remember to go to the Heartfelt Creations BLOG and check out what the other designers made this week! Have a great rest of the week!

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

wednesday...Heartfelt Creations

Good morning! Happy Wednesday! I have a sweet layout of my son when he was little to share with you today using Heartfelt Creations newest collection-Monkeying Around Collection!

Here's my layout:
Supplies:
Double Dots 100pc. -3D Foam Circles, DDOTS
3-D Crystal Lacquer, 245125
Luggage and Tags Die, HCD1-745
Palm Tree & Monkeys Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3777
Monkeying Around Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3778
Monkey Antics Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3779
Palm Tree & Monkeys Die, HCD1-7132
Monkeying Around Die, HCD1-7133
Monkey Antics Die, HCD1-7134
Monkeying Around Paper Collection, HCDP1-276
Other Materials:
Silhouette Cameo for title, Cuttlebug Die Cutting Machine, StazOn Archival Ink (Jet Black), Prismacolor Pencils (PC908, PC927, PC947, PC946, PC1003, black), Tim Holtz Distress Ink (Forest Moss, Peeled paint, Vintage Photo), Odorless Mineral Spirits, twine, Tim Holtz paper distressor

Here are some close ups of my layout:




Here is the step by step write-up for this project:
Cut two 6" x 6" coordinating pattern papers from the Monkeying Around Paper Collection and distress the edges. Add to center of 12" x 12" sheet of paper. Add a 4" x 6" and a 4" x 3" pictures over it and tuck in two pre-printed and die cut (using the Luggage and Tags Die) tags under the left side of the pictures. Stamp the monkeys from the Palm Tree & Monkeys Cling Stamp Set, Monkeying Around Cling Stamp Set and Monkey Antics Cling Stamp Set as well as the leaves in different sizes and bananas on white cardstock. Color the monkeys using Prismacolor Pencils and blend using Odorless Mineral Spirits. Die cut each image using its coordinating die and add to layout as shown. For the larger monkey's face, fussy cut two hands our of white cardstock, lightly color them with the coloring pencils,  and add then around the pictures as if he was holding on to them. Finish by adding a die cut title to the top side of your layout.

Thanks for stopping by! Remember to go to the Heartfelt Creations BLOG and check out what the other designers made this week! Have a great rest of the week!

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

wednesday...Heartfelt Creations March New Release

Welcome everyone! Today is the second Wednesday of the month which means that we have a brand new Heartfelt Creations Release!

Are you ready for an adventure? Grab your water bottle, sunscreen, and safari hat and join us as we explore exotic jungles taking in the lively and entertaining antics of the new Monkeying Around Collection by Heartfelt Creations! Filled with amusing illustrations of ever so charming monkeys, this newest collection is sure to have you “going bananas” with excitement! Four entertaining cling stamp sets supply you with an assortment of fun filled, mix and match monkey images to create just the right amount of monkey mayhem for any of your paper crafting project needs, while various sized palm tree fronds, floral accents, bananas, coconuts along with lush palm tree die cuts add a dimensional tropical feeling to your projects with ease! Trek through a paper collection filled with deep jungle greens, sunlit yellows and ocean like blues, accented with balmy breeze teals, pretty floral pinks and a hint of sunset reds creating just the right tropical color palette to showcase these adorable apes on cards, scrapbook layouts or altered art pieces. So, come along with us as we join in with the monkey chatter, swing from vine to vine and take part in the shenanigans of the new Monkeying Around Collection!
Supplies:
Double Dots 100pc. -3D Foam Circles, DDOTS
3-D Crystal Lacquer, 245125
Crystal Ultrafine Transparent Glitter, 85-glitter
Palm Tree & Monkeys Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3777
Monkeying Around Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3778
Monkey Antics Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3779
Palm Tree & Monkeys Die, HCD1-7132
Monkey Antics Die, HCD1-7134
Monkeying Around Paper Collection, HCDP1-276
Other Materials:
Silhouette Cameo for title, Cuttlebug Die Cutting Machine, StazOn Archival Ink (Jet Black), Prismacolor Pencils (PC908, PC927, PC947, PC946, PC1003, black), Tim Holtz Distress Ink (Forest Moss, Peeled Paint, Vintage Photo), Odorless Mineral Spirits, Tim Holtz paper distressor, embossing tool

Here are some close ups my first layout using the new Monkeying Around Collection!






Here is the step by step write-up for this project:
Trim a paper from the Monkeying Around Paper Collection to 8" x 7" and another coordinating paper to 11.5" 11.5". Distress the edges with the Tim Holtz paper distresser. Mat the larger piece unto brown cardstock and layer the other one in the center. Add your 6" x 4" and 4" x 3" pictures over the pattern paper in the center. Stamp the monkeys from the Palm Tree & Monkeys Cling Stamp Set, Monkeying Around Cling Stamp Set and Monkey Antics Cling Stamp Set as well as the leaves in different sizes, flowers and coconuts on white cardstock. Color the images using Prismacolor Pencils and blend using Odorless Mineral Spirits. Die cut each image using its coordinating die and pop dot them before adding them to the layout as shown. Finish by adding a die cut title on top of the larger picture.

Thanks for stopping by! Remember to go to the Heartfelt Creations BLOG and check out what the other designers made this week! Have a great rest of the week!

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

wednesday...Heartfelt Creations

Happy Wednesday everyone! Today I have a card and bookmark set I made using the Heartfelt Creations newest collection-Flowering Dogwood Collection, to share with you today!


Supplies:
Double Dots 100pc. -3D Foam Circles, DDOTS
Luggage and Tags Die, HCD1-745
Crystal Ultrafine Transparent Glitter, 85-glitter
Minnie Pearls Prills, ANC803
Flowering Dogwood Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3773
Flowering Dogwood Branches Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3774
Dogwood Chapel Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3776
Flowering Dogwood Die, HCD1-7129
Flowering Dogwood Branches Die, HCD1-7130
Flowering Dogwood Paper Collection, HCDP1-275
Other Materials:
Cuttlebug Die Cutting Machine, StazOn Archival Ink (Jet Black), Tim Holtz Distress Ink (Forest Moss, Peeled Paint), Prismacolor Pencils (black), Odorless Mineral Spirits, Faber-Castell Color Gelatos (Green, Mango, Buttercream), embossing tool, black sharpie, white ribbon, liquid pearls

Here are some close ups of my project:




Here is the step by step write-up for this project:
For the card, trim a piece of pattern paper from the Flowering Dogwood Paper Collection to 4" x 5.25". Ink the edges with Forest Moss distress ink and stamp the flower branch from the Dogwood Chapel Cling Stamp Set randomly on opposite sides using the same ink. Stamp the 3 crosses using black in in the bottom center of the card. Color with gelatos. Using a sharpie, color in the 3 crosses to turn them into a silhouette. Adhere card front to 4.25" x 5.5" card base. Stamp the dogwood flowers, dogwood frame twice, leaves and dove on white cardstock. Color each image and die cut them using their coordinating die. Shape the flowers and add prills to their centers. Add glitter to all the elements and se aside to dry. Later the dogwood frames over each other using pop dots to give them dimension and add over the cross image like a window. Add the flowers as shown and the dove to the top right corner. Stamp the sentiment twice on a coordinating pattern paper and trim to fit inside the frame. Add liquid pearls to the title.
For the bookmark, trim a piece of pattern paper to 1.75" x 5.5". Stamp the flower branch from the Dogwood Chapel Cling Stamp Set on center of bookmark with Forest Green distress ink. Round off the edges and adhere on a 2" x 5.75" cardstock. Round off thee edges and punch a hole on the top. Add a white circle and add a white ribbon to make your bookmark. Lightly glitter the images and add stamped sentiment to the center of bookmark. Finish with a few liquid pearl drops.

Thanks for stopping by! Remember to go to the Heartfelt Creations BLOG and check out what the other designers made this week! Have a great rest of the week!