Wednesday, March 1, 2017

SPRING LAYOUT WITH DOGWOODS AND DOVES-HEARTFELT CREATIONS

Hello crafty friends !!!!

A happy wednesday to all!!! I hpe the new season has ushered in loads of joyful moments for you. This is the best time of the year when everything in nature is at its best. I love the beautiful spring season and get inspired to create new projects with this theme.

Heartfelt Creations has a huge range of floral stamps and dies and coordinating elements and it gives a wide scope to create many versatile projects.

Flowering Dogwood is the collection for February and it is just so beautiful. I have created many projects out of this collection but the favourite one is the layout I am featuring today. It perfectly depicts the beauty of Spring along with the Wishes that we forever have for our loved ones.
Do have a look here.



HEARTFELT CREATIONS PRODUCTS USED

Berry Blossoms Die HCD1-793
Berry Blossoms Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3731
Sunrise Lily Wishes Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3721
Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit HCST1-401
Lettuce Entertain You Prills ANC814
Crystal Ultrafine Transparent Glitter 85-glitter
Designer Dries Clear Adhesive 159723

OTHER PRODUCTS USED

Archival inks -leaf green, plum, coffee, Dusty Attic Chip boards, white Gesso, Damask stencil, Modelling paste, ivory corrugated sheet, 12x12 inch chipboard, 13x13 chipboard black, distress re inkers -tumbled glass and peeled paint, fine glitter balls, floral wire pollens, artificial moss, 4/6 inch frame, silicon gel

Instructions

To make this layout, begin by preparing the 12/12 inch board. Take two pattern paper from dogwood paper pad and tear into two. Position with a strip of corrugated paper and adhere to the chip board. Make small tears along the sides and tuck in scraps of corrugated paper. Apply a thin coat of gesso and let it dry.  Using the damask stencil and modelling paste , add texture on the layout. Let it dry.
Paint all the chipboard die cuts and frame with gesso and apply a thin layer of modelling paste on the frame covering all areas. Adhere the frame on the board and also position and stick the other chip board die cuts.  Fill the frame with chip board pieces and cover with pattern paper.
Stamp all the images from the dogwood collection. Colour with Green ink and die cut with coordinating die. Shape on the flower shaping tool kit. Add pollens and prills in the centre and make double layered dogwoods. 
Stamp the blossoms with plum ink and die cut with coordinating die. Shape on the flower making tool kit and add pollens. 
Arrange the dogwood flowers all over the frame and as shown in the layout. Use silicon gel for this purpose to give a 3D look. Tuck in the leaves. 
Add the blossoms here and there. Add the moss and finally finish with the brown floral wires.
Stamp the doves and cut with coordinating die. Colour a little and add the glitter. Adhere the doves in the position shown in the layout.
Stamp the verse from Sunrise lily collection and add to the centre of the frame.
Add the chipoard sentiment at the bottom. Apply glue and sprinkle glitter powder. Add a little stamping at the corners .
Finish with more glitter here and there on the layout.
Mount the complete layout on the black chip board.

Next week we have a really crazy fun collection for you. 
Psst----Its all about monkeys. 
Do you want a sneek peak--Click Here

Do join me next week. Till then, happy crafting



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