Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Heartfelt Creations Dutch Iris Collection - Release!

Can you believe it's time for another release from Heartfelt Creations? I am always so thrilled to receive my DT box with the new releases - they are always just amazing! I really love this collection and I know you will too. Please hop over to the blog to see the inspiration from the rest of the DT- and also if you leave a comment on the Heartfelt Creations blog, you will have a chance to win this entire release!




What a Catch 12 x12 Layout - This is a picture of my grandmother throwing her bouquet in the early 1940's. I just stumbled upon this photo recently and loved all of the vintage details of the picture.
HCPC 3376 Distressed Leaves PreCut Set
HCPC 3374 Flora Grande 2 PreCut Set
HCPC 3375 Flora Grande 1 PreCut Set
HCD 711 Decorative Dutch Iris Die
Spellbinders Nested Leaves
Spellbinders Blossoms 3
Spellbinders Square Grand Nestabilities
Spellbinders Grand Caliber
Other: GCD Paper, Dusty Attic Chipboard,Webster's Pages Sparklers,Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist, Smooch (gold), embossing powder, GCD ChipArt tools, Meyer's vintage Glass Glitter
Flowers: Stamp one image per size for each flower onto watercolor paper. Cut using the Blossom 3 die set, and with scissors, cut the petals apart towards the flower center. Spray with Glimmer Mist to color and crumple. Straighten each flower back out ,shape and dry. Use tacky glue to add glass glitter to the edge of the petals. Assemble flowers with a dimensional adhesive between each layer. Add a sparkler for the center.
Leaves: Stamp and emboss the leaf images using gold embossing powder. Cut the leaves with the Nested leaves die set. Color using Smooch Spritz (olive). Shape the leaves using an embossing stylus. Allow to dry and add to page using dimensional adhesives.
Other: Cut flourishes from the Decorative Dutch Iris die set, and add as desired around the layout. Color chipboard with gold Smooch and glimmer mist. Stamp the sentiment into the chipboard using the Sparrow font ChipArt alphabet set . Add vintage metallic ribbon and arrange as shown.



6 x 6 card
HCPC 3371 Dutch Iris Oval PreCut Set
HCPC 3373 Dutch Iris Medley PreCut Set
HCD 711 Decorative Dutch Iris Die
HCD 710 Decorative Oval Window Die
Scalloped Square Grand Nestabilities
Grand Caliber
Other: Bazzill cardstock; Patterned papers: GCD Studios, CTMH; Cuttlebug embossing folder, Copics ( V0000, V91, V93, V95, V99, Y19, YG91, YG93, YG97); Distress Ink - Dusty Concord; Kaisercraft pearls, May Arts Ribbon, Flowersoft
Stamp and color the Iris Oval - and cut out. Stamp just the flower head and one bud from the Dutch Iris Medley set. Cut out using the Dutch Iris Die and color. Add Flowersoft for the center of the flower. Attach these to the oval base using dimensional adhesives. Run olive cardstock through the Grand Caliber using an embossing folder. Ink the edges and embossed area with the Distress ink. Cut and emboss a Decorative oval window die and use to frame the oval Iris. Cut a gold mat using the Scalloped Squares Grand. Assemble all of the layers adding dimensional adhesive as desired. Add pearls to finish the card.

5 x 7 card
HCPC 3372 Dutch Iris Frame PreCut Set
Other: Bazzill cardstock, GCD designer papers, May Arts ribbon, Berol Prismacolor pencils, CTMH White Daisy Pigment ink
Stamp the Iris Frame using white pigment ink on black cardstock. Allow to dry. Color the image using colored pencils. Cut and mount on layers using dimensional adhesive. Add ribbons as desired.
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5 x 7 card
HCPC 3372 Dutch Iris Frame PreCut Set
Other: Bazzill cardstock, GCD designer papers, May Arts ribbon, Berol Prismacolor pencils, CTMH White Daisy Pigment ink
Stamp the Iris Frame using white pigment ink on black cardstock. Allow to dry. Color the image using colored pencils. Cut and mount on layers using dimensional adhesive. Add ribbons as desired.

3 comments:

Mrs Ham said...

Your cards are beautiful.
I love your scrapbook page. The layout is amazing, and those flowers are gorgeous.

Loretta said...

Gini, your projects this week are jaw dropping stunning!!!!!!! Holy Shamolies!!!

Olga said...

You got these stamps working for ya, gorgeous pieces of art!!!!