Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Today, 2 cards,'Best wishes' and 'Journey'


#1  “Best Wishes” 



Heartfelt Creations Products And Products Carried On Our Website:
  Other Products Used:
Pale Yellow Card Stock, Diamond Stickles, Water Mister, Inking tool, Bone folder, 
Paper distressing tool, Scissors, Ruler, Glue dot, Gold button, 3d foam squares, Crafters Companion Country Garden 3d embossing folder, Renaissance Gold Gilding wax, Diamond stickles, Double sided tape, Misti. Inks: Black Archival Ink, Distress Inks: Walnut Stain, Forest Moss, Broken China, Mustard Seed. Spectrum Noir Blending color pencils: Dove Grey C670, Winsor & Newton Oil color low odor solvent, Blending stumps.

Instructions:
The finished size of this tent fold card is 5 ¼” x 5 ¼” (13.5 cm x 13.5 cm )
Take the white card stock to make the tent fold card base to the above measurements. Using the same card stock stamp, die cut and color the truck and sentiment from the stamp and matching die sets. Taking the pale yellow card stock stamp, die cut, color and shape the flowers and leaf cluster. 


Finding the checkered design paper from the collection cut this a little smaller than the card front. Also find the blue colored design paper, cut this ½ “ ( 1cm ) smaller than the checkered paper. Distress the edges of both these papers then emboss them using the 3d embossing folder. Take the gilding wax and apply a small amount of the wax at a time, adding more of the wax as needed. Adhere both the matting papers to the card front. 


Adhere the truck with the 3d foam squares. Arrange and adhere the leaf cluster and flower the truck tray. Using the glue dot adhere the gold button to the flower centre.


 Apply the clear drying glue where you will want the stones to be. Sprinkle the stones on the card. When the glue is dry shake off any extra stones. 


To finish the card, apply the diamond stickles to the truck window, wheels, flower tips and swirls.




 #2 “Journey”


Heartfelt Creations Products And Products Carried On Our Website:
Other Products Used: 
Diamond Stickles, Bone folder, Paper distressing tool, Scissors, Ruler, Black Archival Ink, Spectrum Noir Blending color pencils: Dove Grey C670, Sea Green C380, Deep Red C130, Yellow Green C450, Lemon Yellow C030, Deep Cadmium C040, Loganberry C160, Bright Orange c080, Mid Green C400,Blush Pink C180,Pale Orange C060, Winsor & Newton Oil color low odor solvent, Blending stumps, Double Sided 3d Foam squares, Misti


Instructions: 
The finished size of this tent fold card is 5 ¼” x 5 ¼” (13.5 cm x 13.5 cm )
Taking the white card stock make the tent fold card base. Find the blue colored and checkered print design paper needed from the Young at Heart paper collection. Cut the blue paper a little smaller than the base for a matting layer. Cut the checkered paper ½” ( 1.2 cm )  smaller all around for the second matting layer. Distress the edges. Taking the white card stock, black archival ink, stamps and matching dies for the car, leaves and journey sentiment then stamp, color and die cut. The leaf branch are stamped and cut x 4. Apply green color to only one of the leaf branches. This will be placed behind the tail end of the car later. Still using the white card stock, take the boarder die and cut x 3 boarders. Trim the borders to fit behind the matting and two for the front card. The placement of the layers for the card: First being the blue paper matting adhering with the foam squares, the trimmed white borders adhered between the blue matting and the checkered matting also with foam squares. The two front boarder layers adhered with glue then the car adhered with the foam squares. The sentiment adhered also with the foam squares to the top left of the card. The leaf branches are tucked behind the tail end of the car, between the border layers and behind the sentiment. To finish the card, apply the diamond stickles to the car, flowers, leaves, sentiment and the lace borders.



If you found this good....wait till next week! More eye candy and goodness to come. A warning....it will blow you away!!!!!
Inky hugs from sussipoppins
OXO


  








Wednesday, October 11, 2017

This new collection release Heartfelt CreationsWednesday

is called.....'Young At Heart'....
To start this months crafting yummy goodness off at my fun place...
I have done 2 postings for all the 'Beetle car Lovers'...lol
My 1st posting (this one) is a easy peasy tent fold card with the  sentiment 'Congratulations' 


A teaser.... 
This month, later in the month, has a 'to die for' special launch,  full of yum and no calorie goodness, so hold onto your seats because the ride is well worth waiting for.

Below is a description of whats to come with this collection.Hit the open road with the new Young at Heart Collection by Heartfelt Creations! Retro in style, this fun and playful transportation themed assembling of designer papers, cling stamp sets and coordinating dies will have you reminiscing and reliving past road trips with family, taking in a flick at the local drive in, sitting at the late night hamburger joint with friends in your classic automobile, or soaring the open skies in a vintage airplane! The classic style paper collection is filled with far out transportation graphics from an era in time where life was carefree and the journey was wherever the open road would take you! Diamond checkered patterns, retro themed signs, beach scenes and late night diner script mixed with vintage vehicle graphics are enveloped in a groovy colour palette of bright stoplight reds, yellows, and greens, with a hint of electric pinks, flashy teals and glowing orange tones. Two sets of nifty cling stamp sets with coordinating dies reveal high wheeled bicycles, old fashioned airplanes, classic coupes, vintage pick-up trucks as well as several nostalgic banners and signs! A third fun filled cling stamp set flaunts hip and amusing sentiments sporting 50’s era style script perfect for completing the styling of days gone by on all of your retro themed creations! So grab your main squeeze, make sure you’re the first one to call shotgun and travel along with us as we cruise back in time where we will always be forever young!  Warning: use of this collection may cause feelings of youthfulness, feeling carefree or a desire for adventure


 “Congratulations” tent fold card

Heartfelt Creations Products And Products Carried On Our Website:

Other Products Used: 
Pale Yellow card stock , Diamond Stickles, Water Mister, Inking tool, Bone folder, Paper distressing tool, Scissors, Ruler, Black Archival Ink. Distress Inks: Forest Moss, Barn Door, Broken China, Mustard Seed. Spectrum Noir Blending colour pencils: Dove Grey C670, Sea Green C380, Deep Red C130, Yellow Green C450, Lemon Yellow C030, Deep Cadmium C040, Windsor & Newton Oil colour low oder solvent, Blending stumps. Other: Double sided Tape, Double Sided Foam tape, Misti, 3 x crystal buttons (for flower centres )

Instructions: 
The finished size of this tent fold card is 5 1/4” x 5 1/4” (13.5 cm x 13.5 cm ) 
Taking the white card stock make the tent fold card base. Find the design paper with the blue in it, also the paper with the world map print. Cut the blue paper a little smaller than the base for the matting. Distress the edges. Adhere to the card base with 3d foam squares. Using the blue paper cut a banner, being 3”  ( 7.5 cm ) wide. Taking the world map printed paper cut a banner a little smaller for a matting layer. Distress the edges of both papers. Adhere both papers to the centre of the card front with glue, leaving the edges free so you can curl them up a little. Taking the white card stock stamp, die cut and colour the car, vintage bike, sentiment and branches of leaves. 


Trim away the wheels from the vintage bike and colour these with the yellow ink. From the pale yellow card stock, stamp colour and die cut the flowers and leaf clusters from the Classic Rose collection. Spraying these with the water mister then bring a little shape to the leaves and flowers. Arrange the embellishments made as seen in the card photo. First placing the car in it’s place then tuck behind it the flower, wheels, sentiments and leaves. Place also the flowers so they are a little over the car wheels. 


Adhere the crystal buttons to the flower centres. To finish, apply the diamond stickles to the car windows, leaves and the flower centres on the car.


For more tips on creating with this collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/kmqAVM6ibfM.
Of course you can always change a sentiment to fit whatever suits the occasion, there is enough sentiments to chose from in the stamp sets.
Just when you think you have seen the cutest and best collection ever....something cute like this comes along.....and there is so much more to come! Yes this week a double posting, so don't forget to go to the next post post to see #2...I think it will be well worth it the effort.
sussipoppins inky hugs.
OXO

2nd posting for the new 'Young At Heart' collection....

Hi again....here is the second goodness on my blog this morning....





“Journey gift box”

Heartfelt Creations Products And Products Carried On Our Website:

HCDP1-Young At Heart paper collection

HCPC-3801 Simply Classic stamp set

HCD1-7159 Simply Classic die set

HCPC-Good Times Sentiments stamp set


Other Products Used:
Inks: Black  Archival. Distress Inks: Walnut Stain, Forest Moss, Barn Door,
Wild Honey. Other: Double sided Tape, Double Sided Foam-tape, Misti
Pale Yellow Card Stock, Diamond Stickles, Water Mister, Inking tool, Bone folder, 
Paper distressing tool, Paper Distressing tool, Double sided tape, Scissors, Ruler, 3x crystal buttons, Natural colored string, Doo-Baa-Doo DDBD Dutch Box Art 2 A4 470713040 Gift box stencil.


Instructions:
The finished size of this gift box is 3 “ x 5 ½ “ ( 7.7 cm x 14.4 cm )

Using the yellow card stock, click HERE to see the DOOBADOO gift box.

Cut out the gift box pattern.Adhere together with strong double-sided tape. Taking the Wild honey ink, ink the edges of the box. Apply a little Walnut stain also to the edges. Finding the world map design paper in the Young of Heart paper collection, cut from this paper a little smaller than the box front for a matting layer. Ink the edges with the Wild Honey ink then distress the edges with the paper distressing tool. Adhere to the box front with both double sided tape and glue so it will be very strong. 


Taking the white card stock, stamp, die cut the leaf branches x 3, the VW Beetle car and the sentiment sign x 1 base, x 1 sign border round and x 4 the sign center. Die cut the border x 1. Trim the border to fit the box front. Taking the yellow card-stock stamp and die cut with the matching dies, the flowers. Using the distress inks bring color to all the embellishments. 


Once the lace borders are placed on the box front, place and adhere the string in place so you can tie a bow later to close the box. Adhere the car in the center of the box front, the Journey sign to the right under side of the car wheel. 


Adhere the flowers in place then add the leaf branches under the flowers. Adhere the crystal buttons to the flower centres.


To finish off the gift box add diamond stickles to the car window, wheels and the leaf tips. 



Tie the string bow. You can also see the detail of the border lace when it is adhered to the front.


Is this 'a must have' or not collection!
If you are not yet convinced....visit the blog back at
for more yum, then I am sure you will at least be putting this on the shopping list. I am sure this is going to be a sell out collection, so don't wait too long to make it your own....lol
Have a scrappy day, sending inky love, and till next week...
sussipoppins
OXO


Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Hi...it's the Heartfelt Creations Wednesday again..

This week I have something you can hang on the wall.


A  Wooden Banner…”I Wish You…”

Heartfelt Creations Products And Products Carried On Our Website:


Other Products Used: Inks: Coffee Archival ink. Distress Inks: Walnut Stain, Peeled Paint, Forest Moss, Wild Honey, Barn Door, Black Soot, Fired Brick, Vintage Photo, Gathered Twigs, Faded Jeans, Older Paper, Ground Espresso, Rusty Hinge, Spiced Marmalade. Other: Stair Dust Stickles, Water Mister, Inking tool, Water colouring brush, Scissors, Ruler, Hot glue gun, Fussy Cutting Scissors, Double Sided Foam Tape, organza Ribbon, Misti, Set of MDF Tree stump rounds or circles, String, Black Crafting Sand.


Instructions: 
The finished size of this project is 18 “ (45 cm ) each Tree stump round is 5 - 5 1/2 “ ( 12.5 – 14 cm )
Taking the MDF Tree stump kit, adhere the stump ring paper to the MDF or find a neutral design paper to use as a background for the stumps. Taking the white card stock and cut the circles by taping the two sized circles on the back and die cut at east 6 times for each ring, one for each stump. Adhere together with clear drying glue. When dry apply the Forest moss distress ink to give the rings a deep green colour. Stamp, die cut and colour all the embellishments. Cut x 6 extra die cuts for all three of the bears to make chip-board.  Adhere together. 
Make the flowers.


For the sunflower centres, apply a large amount of clear drying glue to the flower centre then the black sand. Press softly on the sand to push it into the glue. Put aside to dry. Taking the sentiment stamp from the Sunrise Lilly stamp set, stamp this onto the white card stock and trim the words wanted for each stump round. Ink the edges with the Fired Brick ink.
  

Adhere the circle rings to the stumps then the bears. Next step is to arrange and adhere the flowers, leaves, sentiment banners and footprints. Attach the stumps together with the string, leaving extra length string on both ends to be able to attach or hang the project where wanted.


To finish the project apply stickles to the flowers and anything you would like to high light.


Click HERE to see the video on making the Sunflowers 


Isn't this collection so cute!
Great to make cards for children but also for adults that are still a child at heart...i love that...forever young...lol

Till next week, have a scrappy happy time.
Inky hugs, sussipoppins





Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Another 'Beary Fun Retreat' Heartfelt Creations Wednesday at my place


“My Wish For You…A Beautiful Day" slider card


Heartfelt Creations Products And Products Carried On Our Website:


Other Products Used:
Card Stock: Brown, Crafters Companion Whit-hint of gold 300gm.
Inks: Coffee Archival ink. Distress Inks: Walnut Stain,
Peeled Paint, Forest Moss, Wild Honey, Barn Door, Black Soot, Fired Brick, Vintage Photo, Gathered Twigs, Faded Jeans, Older Paper, Ground Espresso, Rusty Hinge, Spiced Marmalade. Other: Diamond Stickles, Water Mister, Inking tool, Bone Folder, Water colouring brush, Paper distressing tool, Scissors, Ruler, Hot glue gun, Fussy Cutting Scissors, Double sided Tape, Double Sided Foam Tape, organza Ribbon, Misti, Zutter bow maker. Glue dot

Instructions: 
Click HERE to see the video on using the Deluxe Flower Shaping Tool Kit
When making the card base first visit HERE to see a tutorial on how to put this card together. 
You need to scroll down to the end of the June post, then, you will see the picture tutorial on measurements and the how to put the card together.

This slider card when completed measures 7 “ x  8. 2 / 16 “ ( 17. 6  cm x 20. 9 cm ) Taking the A4 300gm card-stock and make the card base by first making 2 folds, being 2.1/4” ( 6 cm ) along the long side to form the foot of the card. Fold this to a hill and valley fold. Cut the card front base at 5.9/16” x 6.12/16” ( 14. 2 cm x 17. 1 cm ) The card slider at 2.10/16” x 4.1/2” four and a half inches ( 6. 7 cm x 11. 5 cm )
Find the design paper with the footprints on it for the card background and slider guide. Cut a little smaller then adhere to the card base. Taking the brown card stock and cream design paper, cut this to fit the card front. Cutting a little smaller than the other for matting. Not forgetting to leave the top of the papers open for the slider, adhere to the card front base. Taking the cream card stock and the HCD1-7120 Fleur boarder basic die set, cut two panels to form the shape of a hill. 
Ink the edges so the hill shape will pop. Adhere the hills to the card front with 3d foam tape.
Taking the stamps and matching dies make the embellishments for the card. 
Stamp lots of the trees as once they are coloured they will be tucked and adhered behind the hills to make the scene. 
The fire is stamped x3. The fire flame part of the image is cut away from two of the die cuts and layered to give dimension to the fire. 


Form the scene as shown in the photo. Find the sentiment in the paper collection, trim and ink the edges. Curl to form a banner and adhere with glue. 
Make a double triple bow from the organza ribbon and adhere to the top of the slider guide. 
To finish, apply the stickles to the flowers and fire flames.

Another 'Beary cute' slider card using the cute Bear collection from Heartfelt Creations to be found in the new products in the shop.
Hope you had fun on your visit, till next week with more yum eye candy,
till then, sussipoppins hugs.
Wishing you a happy scrappy inky day.