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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.............

Thursday, October 16, 2014

URGR8T

Don't ya just love that tag.........I love this entire Collection, such cute tags, gears, wheels and all!!! These make fantastic masculine cards for all the guys in your life.
This is the second card I made this week for Heartfelt Creations All Geared Up....
Products Used:
All Geared Up Paper Collection
All Geared Up Die
Plates and Gears PreCut Set
Burnished Key PreCut Set
Burnished Key Die
Zip Dry Paper Glue
Grand Calibur
Metal Glue Tip - Art Institute
Project Instructions:
Other Products: Buttons, Ribbon, Versa Mark, White Embossing Powder, Spellbinders E-022 Embossing Folder.
Instructions: Prepare your card base 5" x 7". Cut a piece of Foil card stock 4 3/4" x 6 3/4", dry emboss and adhere to card base. I added a few extra strips to the center and bottom. Next cut several of the gears out, sponge color with the distress inks and attach around the card. Stamp and cut out the heart and key, adhere to card. Stamp the sentiment, cut out and adhere along with a bow and buttons to finish the card.
As always, thanks for dropping by and have a blessed day....

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Wednesday with Heartfelt Creations

Hello, sorry to be late but with the rain and wind we lost power...Almost 12 hours.....
We are also doing a blog hop with Really Reasonable Ribbon today, so make sure to visit their blog for some more creative inspiration:)
Products Used:
All Geared Up Paper Collection
All Geared Up Die
Cut Mat Create 2A Die
Luggage and Tags Die
Sweet Juliet Die
Zip Dry Paper Glue
Grand Calibur
Metal Glue Tip - Art Institute

Project Instructions:
Other Products: Brads, Stickles, Ribbon.
Instructions: Prepare your card base 5" x 5". The next layer is 4 3/4" x 4 3/4". Cut out all your gears, leaves and tags. Add brads, adhere all to the card. Using 3D dots, adhere the tag. To finish the card add your bow and stickles.
Thanks for taking time to drop by, I really appreciate it and your comments.....

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Tuesday Color Challenge at the Outlawz

Hello, welcome to this weeks Tuesday's color Challenge, hope you can play along, this week we have:
and then you chose the twist and tell us what it is.... how easy is that.  Again for the month of October we have a sponsor...you can win $20 GC from Nice Crane Design store!

now for my card...
for my card I used Lovely Lilac, Garden Green and Wild Wasabi, the twist is Die Cuts....
I used Spellbinders Opulent Ovals and Romantic Rectangles.  The image is a pre colored image from Nice Crane Designs (Little Workers) and the flowers are from Heartfelt Creations.
Thanks for taking time to drop by, I hope you play along.....

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Outlawz' color challenge

Here is the challenge this week over at the Outlawz, hope you will join us....
Your Obsidian October Twist is 'Make it Vintage"
 
Color Challenge is so excited to have as our sponsor for the month of

October
Nice Crane
Who specialise in vintage collages, Digital Stamps from Victorian times and Children's books
And One Lucky Person will win a $20 GC for their store!
Here is my card for this week..
I used a Nice Crane image, colored with Prisma Pencils, Spellbinders Romantic Rectangles , and for the leaves I used Beautiful You and the Decorative Flower Pot die from Heartfelt Creations.
The flowers are Sun Kissed Fleur and the matching die
I do hope you will join us this week.....


Thursday, October 9, 2014

Card in the Box

 Hello, here is the second card I did this week for Heartfelt Creations, it the new release All Geared Up....makes great masculine cards......
I love making these Card in a Box cards.....
Products Used:
All Geared Up Paper Collection
All Geared Up Die
Luggage and Tags Die

Project Instructions:
Instructions: I cut my paper at 6" x 12", scored the 12 inch side at 2 3/4"; 5 1/2"; 8 1/4"; 11". Turn and score at 2 1/2". Round the corners top only. Cut up to the score line on the top. Using Score tape, adhere a piece to the 1 inch flap and making the box. Leave the long back side and fold the other 3 down. Cut one piece of pattern paper 5 3/4" x 2 1/4", adhere to the inside back panel. Cut (3) 2 1/4" x 2" and adhere those 3 to the side panels. Cut 2 pieces 1 1/2" x 3 3/4", score at 1/2" on each end, apply score tape to the ends and add to the inside of the box. Cut out the gears and tag, adhere to the box. Add the little tags to the 3 tabs with Double Dots to finish.

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Wednesday with Heartfelt Creations

The All Geared Up Collection has just released! It's a steampunk/vintage/flower that isn't a flower that can pass for a gear and is very artsy. You can create feminine and guy projects with it. It's perfect for guy cards as you can really create some clever interactive gears that rotate on the cards.


Products Used:
All Geared Up Paper Collection
All Geared Up Die
Nuts and Bolts PreCut Set

Project Instructions:
Other products: Martha Stewart Double Loops Punch.
Instructions: Card base is 5 1/2" x 5 1/2", next layer is 1/4" smaller. The next layer is 3" x 4" then adhere the pattern paper on top. Cut a piece 2" x 5 1/4" and punch down one side, lay a piece of pattern paper on top 1" x 5 1/4". Stamp your image on a 3" x 3" piece, color and adhere to card. Cut all the gears out, place around the image, add a few chain links on top of the image to finish.

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Tea Box

Here is another gift idea for ya....



 Products Used:
Classic Sunflower Paper Collection
Classic Sunflower PreCut Set
Classic Sunflower Die
Open Leaf PreCut Set
Classic Leaf Die
Luggage and Tags Die
Zip Dry Paper Glue
Paper Blossoms Molding Mat
Paper Blossoms Tool Kit
Grand Calibur
Metal Glue Tip - Art Institute
Art Institute Glue - Dries Clear

Project Instructions:
Other Products: Micro Beads.
Instructions: I used the instructions from Splitcoast Stampers here only I changed the measurements, shown here, but kept the instructions. These make great gifts for teachers, office workers or really anyone, hope you give it a try!!!!