Showing posts with label poinsettias. Show all posts
Showing posts with label poinsettias. Show all posts

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Poinsettias Wreath for Christmas


Continuing with the Christmas inspirations from the Merry and Bright collection.
Today I have a the traditional Christmas wreath made on a simple background.

Heartfelt Creations products used

HCD1-7194 Merry Little Christmas Die
HCPC-3836 Merry Little Christmas Cling Stamp Set
HCDP1-293 Merry and Bright Paper Collection
HCPC-3834 Noel Sentiments Cling Stamp Set
Heart of Gold Prills
HCPC-3822 Poinsettia & Holly Clusters Stamp Set
HCD1-7176 Poinsettia & Holly Clusters Die 
HCFB1-463 3D Poinsettia Shaping Mold
Eyelet Circle & Basics Small Die
Archival Ink Leaf Green
Archival ink Library Green
Archival ink Rose Madder
Groove Golf Tool Set
HCST1 401 Delux flower shaping kit
Stack and Store Daubers pack of 6
Darice Adhesive Foam Strips
Metal Tip for Adhesive Bottles
Designer Dries Clear Adhesive
White card stock

Other products
White card stock, Floral oriental paper for flowers, hot glue gun, Dress My Craft rainbow micro fine glitter powder, scoring board, distress inks-old paper, antique linen and weathered wood, Any coloured marker set


Make a card base from white card stock. Cut it two pieces 5 inches by 7 1/2 inches and 5 inches by 7 inches. Score the bigger piece at 1/2 inch mark on the longer side. Add some adhesive on the flap and adhere the second piece on the flap. This makes a top folding 7 inches by 5 inches card base.
Cut pattern paper a little smaller than the card base. Distress the edges to give torn edge look. Adhere to the card base. Make a second mat layer like this but smaller than the previous layer.

Cut white card stock 6 inches by 4 inches and score at 1/2 inch interval on the scoring board. Swipe distress ink pads from top to bottom to give a wood grain look. Repeat with the other inks till you get the desired result.
Adhere on the card front.

Stamp the sentiment in black ink on any circle die cut to fit the wood mat layer.
Adhere on this mat layer.

Stamp the poinsettia flowers with Rose madder ink on floral oriental paper. Cut with coordinating die. Colour the flowers and leaves with archival inks using sponge daubers. Put the flowers in the 3d shaping mold and mist with water. Pass this through the die cutting machine to mold the flowers.
Layer the flowers together and add prills.
Add some clear glue with the brush on the flowers and add some glitter powder.

Arrange the flowers and poinsettia leaves on the circle around the sentiment.
Stamp the ornament branch from Merry Little Christmas set in black ink and colour with markers. Adhere two die cuts together. Adhere these on the wreath as shown in the card.

Finish the card by adding more glitter powder and some sequins.

Visit the Heartfelt Creations store for all he supplies.

Thanks for stopping by.

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Merry and Bright ----New Collection from Heartfelt Creations

Hello to all !!!!!

It is a new release day at Heartfelt Creations and we bring for you snow filled landscapes, sleighs with adorable deer and Christmas gifts. The Golden glass is brimming and overfilled with happiness and Christmas joy.

The Season is MERRY AND BRIGHT !!!!

 Spread a little Christmas joy and happiness featuring these
warmhearted inspirations with the new Merry and Bright Collection from Heartfelt Creations!
Share cheerful Yuletide greetings and well wishes with a fun and cutesy paper collection
overflowing with precious outdoor scenes of cozy snow laden cottages, beautiful birds nestled
in delightfully decorated pines, and pleasing decorative holiday arrangements! Brimming with
delicate snowflake accents, gorgeous floral clusters, charming polka dots and beautiful brocade
patterns all encompassed in a non-traditional color palette of frosty blues, tantalizing teals,
magnificent purples and pretty pinks, this paper collection is one that will surely have your
holiday projects standing out from all the others received this holiday season!

Glistening winter scenes filled with freshly fallen snow, pine boughs draped with shiny holiday
ornaments, and prancing reindeer delivering sleighs filled with handpicked gifts for friends and
loved ones are delightful images that send our imaginations dancing with delight in the
anticipation of the holiday season!

So get started with this collection with snow and glistening Christmas ornaments----make ths festive season Merry and Bright !!!!

Heartfelt Creations Products used.

HCD1-7194 Merry Little Christmas Die
HCD1-7195 Snowy Pine Village Die
HCD1-7196 Merry and Bright Accents Die
HCPC-3836 Merry Little Christmas Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3837 Snowy Pine Village Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3838 Merry and Bright Accents Cling Stamp Set
HCDP1-293 Merry and Bright Paper Collection
12 x 12 Cardstock Pack of 25 - White
HCPC-3822 Poinsettia & Holly Clusters Stamp Set  
HCD1-7176 Poinsettia & Holly Clusters Die   
3D Poinsettia Shaping Mold
Fleur Border Basics Die
 Archival Ink Pad - Cactus Flower
 Archival Ink Pad - Vibrant Fuchsia
 Archival Ink Pad - Library Green
 Archival Ink Pad - Leaf Green

Other Products--Zig Real Brush Pens, Dress My Craft Sparkling Dust, White Enamel Dots from Rangers

For more tips on creating with the Merry and Bright collection, watch the tutorial at


To begin, make a card base that measures 6 inches by 6 inches. Cut white card stock 12 inches by 6 inches and score at 6 inches on the longer side. Fold to make the card base that is top folding.
Cut two mat layers from paper collection. The first mat layer is little smaller than the card base. Tear the edges with paper distresser. Adhere to the base using clear glue. The second mat layer is little smaller than the first layer and give a torn edge to the paper and adhere on the first mat layer.

Cut two layers 4 inches by 6 inches from pattern paper and cut their edges using the straight die from the Fleur basics border die. 
Adhere on the card front as shown using foam strips.

Stamp the reindeer with sleigh image from Merry Little Christmas stamp with jet black ink and color with Zig real brush pens. Cut using the Merry Little Christmas die. 
Stamp the leaves from the Snowy Pine Village stamp set with Library green ink. Color with leaf green ink using sponge daubers. Cut using the coordinating die. Stamp the Accents and ornaments from the Snowy accents stamp. Colour these using Zig brush pens. Cut using the coordinating die.
Stamp the trees using the Snowy Pine village stamp set with Library ink and color with leaf green ink. cut with coordinating die.

Stamp the poinsettias flowers from the Cluster stamp set in Vibrant fuschia ink and color with same ink. Shape in the flower shaping bold and add prills.

Add the Reindeer image on the card front with foam dots. Add the trees. Arrange the leaves and flowers along with the accents.
Add the snow on trees using the enamel dots. Add clear glue at places and use Sparkling dust powder.
Finish the card using tags cut from the paper collection. Add two tags on the card using thin ribbon. Add enamel dots all over to give the effect of snow.