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Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Wednesday with Heartfelt Creations

Hello crafty friends....are you ready for some Wednesday with Heartfelt Creations, before I forget, you will want to be sure and check out their blog today for all the Specials they have going on.
 
Products Used:
Romantique Garden Paper Collection
Cut Mat Create 2A Die
Art Institute Glue - Dries Clear
Metal Glue Tip - Art Institute
Double Dots 100pc.

Project Instructions:
Other Products: Paper Temptress Cryogen White Card Stock, Bravo Burgundy Card Stock by Stampin UP, Ribbon, Pearls, Glitter, Grand Calibur.
Instructions: Cut a piece of card stock 6" x 12", score at 6", fold and this is your card base. Cut the next layer at 5 7/8" x 5 7/8". Now choose a piece of the Romantique Garden Paper and trim it down to 5 3/4" x 5 3/4", round the corners and set aside. Using the Cut Mat Create die, cut the next piece out. You are ready now to put everything together. Wrap the lacy ribbon around the 2 bottom pieces as shown and adhere to card base. Now using the 3D-Dots, adhere the cut out mat piece on your card. To finish, add the pearls, bow and glitter.
Thanks for dropping by, check out my team mates for more inspiration!

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Once Upon A Time Mini Album

Thought I would share what I have been working on this week, I followed the tutorial here.
All the material is Heartfelt Creations and some of Martha Stewarts punches. Some of  the bling and Tim Holtz tag was purchased from Shellie's E-bay Store.









Her tutorial was so easy to follow, I love how this turned out and can't wait to make another one!  Thanks for looking and hope you like my mini album....

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Wednesday with Heartfelt Creations

Welcome to another Wednesday with Heartfelt Creations, I'm excited to show you another card I made using their wonderful  stamps and dies...
 

Products Used:
Romantique Garden Die
Heartthrob PreCut Set
Romantique Garden PreCut Set
Ornate Gateway Die
Art Institute Glue - Dries Clear
Metal Glue Tip - Art Institute
Stamp Mat Pad
Grand Calibur
Paper Blossoms Tool Kit
Paper Blossoms Molding Mat
Gold 3D Stamp Paint
Rose Metallic 3D Stamp Paint

Project Instructions:
Other Products: White Card Stock 12" x 12”, Spellbinders Grand Labels One Nestabilities (smallest die), Pearls, scor-foam tape, spectrum Noir Markers BP1; BP2; LG3.
Instructions: Trim your 12" x 12" piece of card stock down to 6" x 12", score at 6" and fold for your card base. Stamp your image, color and trim down to 6" x 6". Adhere to card base. Cut another piece of 6" x 6" card stock, using the smallest die in the Grand Labels One set, cut the center out. Using scor-foam tape apply to the back and adhere to your card. Cut the Ornate gates out, color with the Gold Stamp Paint, adhere to card as shown. Cut the swirl heart and hearts out, color with the stamp paint and adhere to card as shown. To finish your card add pearls all around the card.
Thanks for taking time to drop by, hope you have been inspired in some way.......

Friday, December 5, 2014

Love Birds

Sharing my second card I made for Heartfelt Creations  this week, hope you enjoy......
Products Used:
Romantique Garden Die
Romantique Garden Paper Collection
Romantique Swans PreCut Set
Luggage and Tags Die
Art Institute Glue - Dries Clear
Metal Glue Tip - Art Institute
Stamp Mat Pad
Grand Calibur

Project Instructions:
Other Products: Spellbinders Labels 21, Pearls, Fancy Tags, and Ribbon.
Instructions: My card is 6" x 6" with the next layer being 5 7/8" x 5 7/8" of the Romantique Garden Paper Collection. Next, cut the label out of White Card Stock using the largest die in the set. Now cut the next size down and adhere everything to the card. Cut a tag out using the Luggage and Tag die set, adhere to card. Stamp and cut the Swans out, adhere to card. Finish by adding the pearls and bow.
Thanks for dropping by.....

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Wednesday with Heartfelt Creations


 Products Used:
Romantique Garden Die
Romantique Garden Paper Collection
Raindrops on Roses Die
Wedding Sentiment PreCut Set
Rose Metallic 3D Stamp Paint
Art Institute Glue - Dries Clear
Metal Glue Tip - Art Institute
Stamp Mat Pad
Grand Calibur
Paper Blossoms Tool Kit
Paper Blossoms Molding Mat

Other Products: Spellbinders Labels 17, Spectrum Noir Markers BP1;2;6, White Stickles.

Instructions: Begin by preparing your 6" x 6" card using a 6" x 12" piece of card stock, score at 3" and 6", fold. Next cut White card 5 3/4" x 5 3/4", (2) 2 3/4" x 5 3/4". Adhere to card then cut 3 pieces from the Romantique Paper collection 1/4" smaller and adhere on top of the white. Next, using the labels 17, cut 2 pieces out of the dark card stock using the largest die, and 1 pieces of white using the next size down along with a card front to add to the front of your card. Now cut 2 of the Raindrops on Roses Die out, cut in half, apply Stamp paint and attach 1/2 to one side of the label, and 1/2 to the other, adhere to card. Stamp the sentiment and attach 2 small hearts with 3D dots, this finishes the inside of the card. Attach the other 1/2 Raindrops on Roses Die cut to the back of the Labels 17 and adhere to the front of the card. Attach the card front and the Romantique Garden Die you have cut out. Color the heart and flowers, shape the flowers and adhere to card front. To finish the card add stickles.
Thanks for dropping by.....

Monday, December 1, 2014

Romantique Garden




I hope everyone had a fantastic Thanksgiving and weekend, we did, ate way to much but then I always do LOL.

Products Used:
Romantique Garden Die
Romantique Garden Paper Collection
Love Bird Hangout PreCut Set
Heartthrob PreCut Set
Cut Mat Create 2B Die
Luggage and Tags Die
Art Institute Glue - Dries Clear
Metal Glue Tip - Art Institute
Stamp Mat Pad
Grand Calibur
Paper Blossoms Tool Kit
Paper Blossoms Molding Mat

Project Instructions:
Other Products: Paper Temptress Cryogen White Card Stock, Bravo Burgundy Card Stock by Stampin UP, Ribbon Rose Red, YoYo Yellow, and Garden Green markers from Stampin Up.

Instructions: I cut the first piece 6 1/4" x 6 1/4", another piece 7 1/4" x 6 1/4", scored on 1", glued the 2 together to create my card base. I then cut one of the card fronts from the Romantique Garden Paper Collection and adhered to my card. Next, cut 4 of the corner dies from the Cut Mat Create set of dies and set aside. Stamp your image, color and cut out using the Cute Mat Create die. Arrange the 4 corner dies and adhere all to the card base. Stamp the flowers, color and cut out, shape and adhere to the card as shown. Add glitter and bow to finish your card.
Thanks for taking time to drop by, hope you like my card and be sure to check out Heartfelt Creations!

Friday, November 28, 2014

Black Friday with Heartfelt Creations

Well today we have a new release at Heartfelt Creations.....
Romantique Garden !!!

Love is in full bloom with the Romantique Garden collection from Heartfelt Creations.  A romantic symphony composed in subtle shades of pink, fuchsia, green, cream and charcoal harmonizes beautifully with picturesque images of dainty hummingbirds, devoted love birds, graceful swans and delicate bleeding heart bushes.  Ornate ironwork backgrounds are in perfect harmony with layered elements of vintage sheet music, lace, flowing handwriting, scrollwork, florals, stripes and flourishes.  Six hand drawn stamp sets capture the idyllic beauty of a peaceful garden where swans glide across the surface of a glassy lake, nesting lovebirds are wreathed in flowers, and hummingbirds sip nectar from blossom laden branches of exquisite beauty.  The coordinating die cuts feature elegant swirled stems, a graduated set of bleeding heart blossoms and a majestic pair of swimming swans.  Dreamy and idyllic, uplifting and inspiring, romantic and moving as a masterfully scored concerto, this enchanting collection is a celebration of love and life amidst the extraordinary beauty of nature.
 
Products Used:
Romantique Garden Die
Romantique Garden Paper Collection
Heartthrob PreCut Set
Art Institute Glue - Dries Clear
Metal Glue Tip - Art Institute
Stamp Mat Pad
Grand Calibur
Paper Blossoms Tool Kit
Paper Blossoms Molding Mat
Zip Dry Paper Glue

Project Instructions:
Other Products: Paper Temptress Cryogen White Card Stock, Ribbon, Martha Stewart Garland Around the page punches, Small 3 D-Dots, Corner rounder, Light Green Glitter from Stampin UP, Rose Red Marker by Stampin Up.
Instructions: Begin by cutting a piece of white card stock 6 3/4" x 6 3/4". Using the Ms punches, go around the page and set aside. Next, cut a piece of card stock 6" x 12", score at 6", fold, this is your card base. Adhere the punched piece on top. Select a piece of the Romantique Garden paper and trim down to 6" x 6" and round the corners. Adhere to card, cut the next piece 5 3/4" x 5 3/4", attach the ribbon and bow then adhere to card. Now cut the vine swirls out using the die. Glitter and set aside. Stamp the Heartthrob flowers and cut out, color and attach to the vines. Use 3 D-Dots and adhere to card.
 
 We have a fantastic Black Friday sell going on today so be sure and hop over the to Heartfelt Creations  blog and check it out!!!!!

Friday, November 21, 2014

Black Rose

Products Used:
Arianna Blooms Paper Collection
Arianna Blooms PreCut Set
Arianna Blooms Die
All Geared Up Die
Perfect Petals Die
Art Institute Glue - Dries Clear
Metal Glue Tip - Art Institute
Stamp Mat Pad
Grand Calibur
Paper Blossoms Tool Kit
Paper Blossoms Molding Mat

Project Instructions:
Other Products: Spellbinders Floral Ovals and Classic Ovals Large,
White Color Box Ink,
White Embossing Powder.

Instructions: Prepare your 5" x 7" card by cutting your paper 10" x 7", score at 5" then fold. Cut a piece from the Arianna Blooms Paper Collection down to 4 3/4" x 6 3/4", adhere to card base. Cut the 2 Petal dies out of black, set aside. Cut the Floral Oval and Classic Oval out, set aside. Stamp the Arianna Blooms twice and cut out. Shape and build your flower. For steps on how to make these flowers check here. Cut 2 leaves out. Now you are ready to adhere everything to your card.
Thanks for dropping by....

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Wednesday with Heartfelt Creations

Welcome to Wednesday with Heartfelt Creations!  I always look forward to Wednesdays..
Can you believe how cold it is this week!!!!! Lots of people have snow, I'm thankful we don't but not holding my breath, they hint at it all the time.  I am not a fan of cold or snow LOL....
So lets get on to the good stuff, my card ....
Products Used:
Arianna Blooms Paper Collection
Arianna Bird Haven PreCut Set
Cut Mat Create 2A Die
Zip Dry Paper Glue
Art Institute Glue - Dries Clear
Metal Glue Tip - Art Institute
Grand Calibur

Project Instructions:
Other Products: Ribbon, Versa Mark, Glossy Card Stock, White Embossing Powder, Distress Ink, Spellbinders Labels Eight.
Instructions: Prepare your card base at 5" x 7", the next layer 4 7/8" x 6 7/8" and the third layer will be 4 1/2" x 6 1/2". Stamp your image on White Glossy card stock using the Versa Mark and White embossing powder. Lightly rub the tea color Distress ink over the entire piece until you get the look you want. Now take a piece of tissue and rub the excess off the white so it will stand out. Use the Labels 8 and cut the image out, using the next size up, cut a brown piece out and layer it on the card base. Cut the leaves out using the Cut Mat Create die and adhere to card. Fussy cut 2 of the butterflies out and adhere. Make your bow and attach to finish the card.

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Heartfelt Creations, Psalm 90:17


Products Used:
Uplifting Scriptures PreCut Set
Arianna Blooms PreCut Set
Arianna Blooms Die
Zip Dry Paper Glue
Art Institute Glue - Dries Clear
Metal Glue Tip - Art Institute
Grand Calibur
Paper Blossoms Tool Kit
Paper Blossoms Molding Mat
Scor-Pal Measuring & Scoring Board

Project Instructions:
Other Products: Anna Griffin Embossing Folder, Spellbinders Ironwork Accents, Spellbinders Classic Oval Large, Versa Mark, White embossing Powder, Blue Gem.
Instructions: Prepare a piece of card stock 6" x 12", score at 2" - 4" - 8" - 10". This is your 4" x 6" card base. Cut 4 pieces of white card stock at 3 7/8" x 5 7/8". Using the smallest embossing folder in the set, emboss the small pieces card adhere to the base. Next, cut a piece of white card stock 3 7/8" x 5 7/8", emboss and adhere to the inside of card. Stamp your sentiment, cut out using the oval die and adhere to the inside of card. To make the band cut a piece of blue 1 1/4" x 8 1/4", cut a piece of the white 1", emboss and attach to the blue, fold to fit around the card and glue together. Stamp the flower using versa mark and White embossing powder, cut out, shape and adhere to the tag you cut out form the Ironwork die. To finish, glue a small blue gem in the center of the flower.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Wednesday with Heartfelt Creations

Hello fellow crafters, hope all is well in your part of the world.  I'm here to share a card I made this week for Heartfelt Creations....Hope you enjoy!
 
Products Used:
Classic Sunflower Paper Collection
Classic Sunflower PreCut Set
Classic Sunflower Die
Cut Mat Create 2A Die
Zip Dry Paper Glue
Grand Calibur
Metal Glue Tip - Art Institute

Project Instructions:
Other Products: Spellbinders Stately Circles, Spellbinders Standard Circles Large, Martha Stewart Deco Shells Punches, 3D Scor-tape, Micro Beads.
Instructions: Prepare your card base 6" x 6". Cut the next layer from the Sunflower Paper Collection 1/4" smaller and adhere to the card base. Cut a piece of white 5" x 5" and use the around the paper punches, use 3D Scor-tape and adhere to card. Cut another piece of the pattern paper 4" x 4", round the corners and adhere to the card. Cut the Stately Circle out with black, cut one of the card fronts out using the standard circle and adhere to card. Cut leaves and attach, stamp, color, cut out and shape the flowers. Add the arrangement. To finish the card, add Micro beads to the center of each flower.
That's it for now, be sure and check out the other team members for more inspiration!!!

Friday, November 7, 2014

Step by Step Accordion Wedding Card

Hello crafters, I'm here to share a tutorial I did on how to make one of these Accordion cards, first of all, it's very easy and I hope you will give it a try!!!!

Heartfelt Creations Products used:
HCD 755 Romantique Garden Die Set (Available during Black Friday sales Nov. 28 at 12:01 AM)
HCDP1 249 Romantique Garder Paper Collection (Available during Black Friday sales Nov. 28 at 12:01 AM)
Romantique Wings (Available during Black Friday sales Nov. 28 at 12:01 AM)
Romantique Swans (Available during Black Friday sales Nov. 28 at 12:01 AM)
747 Arianna Lace Die
728 Timeless Amour Die
745 Luggage and Tags Die
Wedding Sentiments
Classic Message
Agape Love
Believe
Copper 3D Stamp Paint
Art Glitter Dries Clear Adhesive
Art Glitter Metal Glue Tip
Darice Rubber Stamp Mat
Grand Calibur
Paper Blossoms Tool Kit
Paper Blossoms Molding Mat
Other items used:
You will also need 2 pieces of Chip board (4 x 6 ½)
A piece of black card stock (10 x 6 ¼)
Ribbon

Score on the black piece at 1 inch intervals and accordion fold.

Next, using the Stamp paint, cover the edges and go in 1 inch all the way around and both sides of the chip board, after that, attach the black to both the front and back.

Lay a piece of ribbon going toward the outside on both the front and back, then cover the front and backs of the chip board with the paper of choice.
Next, cut out all the tags (10) and stamp the sentiments of your choice begin adhering them, at the upper part, glue 5 to the bottom outside of the accordion fold, the lower part glue 5  to the bottom inside so when you open and close they will go in opposite directions.
 
 

Now you are ready to place ribbon in the tags, decorate the front and it’s finished.
You can also use photos instead of tags, or use smaller tags and have 3 rows, what you do or how it looks is up to you.  they are fun to make and open, hope you give it a try!!!  Thanks for looking!  

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Wednesday with Heartfelt Creations

Hello, and welcome to another Wednesday with Heartfelt Creations.....
Today I am sharing another Easel card I made using the fantastic paper, stamps and dies from Heartfelt Creations , hope you enjoy...
 Products Used:
Arianna Blooms Paper Collection
Classic Sunflower PreCut Set
Vintage Floret Bouquet PreCut Set
Summer Song PreCut Set
Classic Sunflower Die
Cut Mat Create 1B Die
Zip Dry Paper Glue
Art Institute Glue - Dries Clear
Metal Glue Tip - Art Institute
Grand Calibur
Paper Blossoms Tool Kit
Paper Blossoms Molding Mat
Brown Gala Glitz

 Other Products: Spellbinders Floral Oval and Classic Oval Small, Distress inks, Ribbon.
Instructions: Prepare your Easel Card Base at 11 1/2" x 5 1/2", score at 5 1/2" and 8", Follow the instructions here. Stamp your image, color and cut out using the Classic Oval die, adhere to the top part of the card in the center. Next cut the Floral Oval out, using the Classic oval, cut the center out and save it, you will use it on the inside of the card. Using small 3D dots, adhere the Floral oval on top of the colored image. Cut the Floral Oval out, using the classic oval, now cut the center out of that oval, use small 3 D dots to adhere on top of the colored image. Adhere the left over oval to the inside of your card and stamp the sentiments. Add your ribbon to both the outside and inside of your card. Stamp the Sunflowers, color and cut out, shape and adhere to card. Cut the leaves out and adhere to the card. Add Brown Gala Glitz to the center of the flowers to finish the card.
Thanks for stopping by and looking, be sure and check out the other team members for more inspiration.

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Halloween Cactus

As you can see, my Halloween Cactus is back!!!

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Wednesday with Heartfelt Creations

Hello crafty friends and welcome to another Wednesday with Heartfelt Creations
I want to wish a sad farewell to those leaving the team, I have enjoyed getting to know them and working with them.  I also want to say Hello and Welcome to the new team members joining us and look forward to working with them and getting to know them.  I also want to say a BIG thanks to everyone who voted for me and made it possible for me to continue on with this amazing company........Thanks from the bottom of my heart.
Now on to my card.....
I really enjoy making these easel cards....
 
Other Products: Brad, Distress inks, Sponge.
Instructions: This easel card is 5 1/2" x 5 1/2". For instructions on how to make an easel card check out the tutorial at SCS here. I used 2 different card fronts, stamp the sentiments in each and adhere to card base. Cut out all of your gears, chain links and leaves, add the brads and adhere to card.
Thanks for taking time to drop by, don't for get to check out the other team members creations this week for more inspiration.............
https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/blog.php

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Outlawz Color Challenge

Welcome to another Tuesday Color Challenge with the Outlawz!
Penny selected the
inspiration photo for this challenge!
For details on what you can win this week check here.
For my card I used the French Postcard Image from Nice Crane and dies are from Heartfelt Creations Cut Mat Create 2B
 
Sure hope you play along this week, thanks for taking time to drop by and hope you have a blessed week!!!!!
 
 

Friday, October 24, 2014

All Geared Up

Hello blogging friends.......I'm here to share the second card I made this week for Heartfelt Creations. hope you enjoy.....
Products Used:
All Geared Up Paper Collection
All Geared Up Die
Plates and Gears PreCut Set
Sweet Juliet Die
Cut Mat Create 2A Die
Zip Dry Paper Glue
Grand Calibur
Metal Glue Tip - Art Institute

Project Instructions:
Other Products: Brad, Distress inks, Sponge.
Instructions: Prepare your card base to 5" x 7". Trim the next layer to 4 3/4" x 6 3/4". Cut another piece of the pattern paper and set it off center. Cut all your gears out and adhere to card. Stamp your image and using a sponge and distress inks, color the image and adhere to card. Add the leaves and Sweet Juliet flower with the brad to finish the card.
Thanks for dropping by....

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Wednesday with Heartfelt Creations

Hello crafty friends, hope everyone is well and happy,  I'm sharing another card I made using the wonderful stamps and dies from this months release "All Geared Up".  Hope you enjoy!!!!
Other Products: Buttons, Burlap, Gold Ink Pad.
Instructions: Prepare your card base to 5" x 7". Stamp the background and trim to 4 3/4" x 6 3/4". Add a piece of burlap in the center and adhere to card. Cut all your gears out and adhere to card. Stamp your sentiment, cut out and add to card. To finish the card add the buttons.
Thanks for dropping by, be sure and check out my team mates designs for more inspiration!!!

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Tuesday Challenge and party!!!!

We have another lovely  Colour challenge starting at the Outlawz and this week the inspirational picture was chosen by Ina, twist it to add lace....

We are also having a party at Outlawz that you will NOT want to miss!!!! Lots of wonderful goodies!!!!
now on to my card...
Since this is a party, we have additional sponsors for this week!
 

Monday, October 20, 2014

Stamp Show

sharing some pictures I took of the Heartfelt Creations Booth at the Sevierville TN stamp show I attended this pass Sat.  Wonderful day and the weather was fantastic!!!!
 this is the line of ladies waiting to check out, the line was unbelievable..........HC was the busiest booth at the whole show.
           This is Joel, I had met and worked with him another time, he is a fantastic young man!!!!
                      the cards are just so gorgeous in real life, almost takes your breath away!!!!
Last but not least, I have more but will post later, hope you have enjoyed and hope to meet some of you at one of these shows one day.............