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I'm so excited about this gorgeous new collection because i absolutely LOVE butterflies.
Soft breezes blow carrying the sweet scent of flowers through the air, while the summer sunshine fills your heart with warmth! There’s no grander place to leave your cares and worries behind than a beautiful garden! It’s the perfect place to lose yourself in a day dream as you’re surrounded by bountiful blooms playing host to a kaleidoscope of butterflies! What is it about butterflies that evoke so many feelings of joy, memories of loved ones gone before us, and the gentle reminder that the trials of life can transform us into something beautiful! Join us in celebrating the beauty of life with the new Butterfly Dreams Collection by Heartfelt Creations! Lose yourself in a bright and happy hued paper collection filled with vivid pinks, blazing oranges, soft blues and soothing teals, boasting dynamic imagery of beautifully illustrated butterflies and divine florals encompassed in whimsical swirls and beautiful brocades! Several sizes of artfully illustrated premade card fronts, and elegant scrapbook pages set the perfect scene for hand shaped and embellished butterflies, along with your favorite dimensional flowers! Three fanciful cling stamp sets with coordinating dies lend themselves perfectly to adding a touch of elegance and grace to your one of a kind paper creations with delightfully scripted sentiments, stylish butterfly borders, detailed decorative dies, and several fascinating butterfly illustrations! So close your eyes, allow yourself to relax, and come along with us as we escape to a place filled with Butterfly Dreams!
Here's the first card I designed for this gorgeous collection...I've called it
Fluttering Aurora Borealis because I used Swarovski Aurora Borealis crystals on the beautiful butterfly. I just love the sparkle!
Heartfelt Creations Products Used:
HCD1-7178 Fluttering Butterfly Die
HCPC-3824 Fluttering Butterfly Cling Stamp Set
HCDP1-289 Butterfly Dreams Paper Collection
HCD1-7179 Butterfly Kisses Decorative Die
HCPC Butterfly Kisses Cling Stamp Set
Sweet Peony Die
HCPC-3819 Small Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set
Rose Vines Cling Stamp Set
Rose Vines Die
Decorative Medallion Die
3D Floral Basics Shaping Mold
HCSH-401 Deluxe Flower
HCDA2-450 Stack and
Store Daubers - Pack of 30
Pack of 25 – White
Tool N One
Ultrafine Transparent Glitter
PGM15015 Rajni Chawla’s
159723 Designer Dries
352854 Metal Tip for
RACP638 Ranger Archival
Ink Pad – Rose Madder
RACP614 Ranger Archival
Ink Pad – Magenta Hue
RACP992 Ranger Archival
Ink Pad – Garden Patina
ANC850 Spring Bling Prills 12 Pack
RAHT – Heat It Craft Tool
Other Products: Hot Glue Gun, Sponge,
Misti, Big Shot Plus, Scissor, Floral Oriental Cardstock, Swarovski Aurora
Borealis crystals, WOW Clear Sparkle Embossing Glitter, VersaMark, ColorBox
Mint ink, Pearl White Metallic Cardstock, Pearl White Metallic Text paper, Aqua
Lagoon Metallic Card Stock, Pink Azalea Metallic Cardstock, Paper Trimmer,
Quickie Glue Pen.
For more tips on creating with the Butterfly Dreams collection, watch the
tutorial at https://youtu.be/uCKKJfAQFHA.
For more tips on creating with the flower
shaping molds, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FSdPL7nXvQE.
Instructions: Decorated crisscross card
is 6” x 8”. Start with a 12” x 12” sheet of Pearl White Metallic Cardstock and
cut it in half. Score both pieces at 6” and adhere the two pieces together with
dries clear adhesive so that you have a double center and a right and left
flap. Use a paper trimmer to cut the right flap diagonally in half from the
score line to the bottom right corner. Cut the left flap from the score line to
the bottom left corner. Splitcoaststampers has a great crisscross card tutorial
with photos here: https://www.splitcoaststampers.com/resources/tutorials/criss_cross_card/
Cut a piece of dark aqua designer
paper from the Butterfly Dreams Paper Collection 5 7/8” x 5 7/8” and adhere to
the 6” x 6” section of the card. Cut a piece of aqua cardstock 5 7/8” x 5 7/8”,
cut in half diagonally and adhere to the two crisscross panels. Cut a 5 3/4” x
5 3/4” piece of aqua designer paper, cut in half diagonally, ink the edges with
Garden Patina Ink and adhere to the aqua cardstock. Cut two Sweetheart Borders
from Pearl White cardstock, sponge with dries clear adhesive and sprinkle with
Rajni Chawla’s Crystal Clear. When Dry adhere to the insides of the crisscross
panels as shown. Use dries clear adhesive to seal the bottom of the pocket
closed. Cut one of the corners from the square Butterfly Kisses Decorative die,
sponge it with dries clear adhesive, sprinkle with Crystal Clear and adhere it
to the right bottom corner. Use a Quickie glue pen to go over the design in the
paper and sprinkle with Crystal Ultrafine Transparent Glitter.
To create the pocket
insert, cut aqua cardstock 5 3/4” x 5 1/2”. Choose one of the 6” x 6” panels
from the paper collection, cut it down to 5 5/8” x 5 3/8”, ink the edges with
Garden Patina ink and adhere to the aqua cardstock. Use the Quickie Glue Pen to
define the design on the paper and sprinkle with Crystal Ultrafine Transparent
Glitter. Cut pearl white text paper 5
5/8” x 5 3/8” ink the edges with Magenta Hue ink, stamp the butterfly and
sentiment from the Butterfly Kisses set on the white paper and adhere to the
back of the aqua cardstock. Use the Decorative Medallion outer die to cut two
pieces of the aqua cardstock. Adhere them back to back at the top of the insert
panel. Diecut two of the decorative dies from pearl white cardstock, sponge
with dries clear adhesive and sprinkle with Rajni Chawla’s Crystal Clear. When
dry, adhere to the aqua diecuts.
Stamp Small Peonies on
Floral Oriental White cardstock with Magenta Hue ink. Color with Rose Madder
and Magenta Hue ink, diecut using the coordinating dies, shape using the 3D
Floral Basics Shaping Mold and finish the shaping with the Deluxe Flower
Shaping Kit. Assemble the petals to create one medium flower. Using dries clear
adhesive, add Sage Advice Prills to the flower center. Stamp the Classic Rose
Vines on Floral Oriental White cardstock using ColorBox Mint, color with Mint
and Rose Madder Inks. Diecut using the coordinating die and add more Mint color
around the edges. Sponge the flower and the leaves with dries clear and
sprinkle with Crystal Clear. Use the hot glue gun to adhere to the decorative
Medallion as shown.
Stamp the Fluttering
Butterfly on Pink Azalea cardstock with VersaMark, sprinkle with Clear Sparkle
Embossing Glitter, diecut with coordinating die and adhere to the card front.
Adhere approximately 25 Swarovski Aurora Borealis crystals to the butterfly.
Please be sure to stop by the Heartfelt Creations Blog
to see all of the gorgeous projects created by
the fabulous design team.
Thank you again for stopping by and
have a beautiful day!
...So beautiful with all that lace edging...love the lace butterfly! Inky hugs
Such a lovely piece! I love all the sparkle!
Gorgeous and elegant card. Love the sparkly butterfly.
Oh my Janet, this card is just so beautiful!!! ALL sides! I love the pull out and how beautifully the butterfly border looks on it! Gorgeous flower at the top too and everything sparkles so beautifully! Gorgeous sweet friend!
Thank you so much Susan!
Thank you so much Glenda...I love sparkle! lol
Thank you so much Patricia!
Thank you so much Robin. I tried really hard to do less sparkle but I just don't have it in me. lol
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