Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Heartfelt Creations New Release - Celebrate the Journey

Heartfelt Creations invites you to “Celebrate the Journey” with this classic travel-themed collection.  Whether you are traveling around the world or around the block, you will find papers, stamps and dies to document your life’s adventures.  The coordinating stamps and papers feature maps, compass roses, bicycles, hot air balloons, vintage suitcases, boarding passes and postcards. The clever Luggage and Tag die even creates a delightful 3-D suitcase! Soft hues of light green, deep teal, pink and rose merge with subtle, neutral backgrounds that are richly layered with beautiful fonts, flourishes and focal images.  “Celebrate the Journey” is just the ticket for both masculine and feminine projects, the perfect traveling companion for all of life’s journeys great and small.

Heartfelt Creations Products and Products Carried by HC 
HCDP1 242 Celebrate the Journey Paper Collection
HCD 745 Luggage and Tags Die Set
HCD 743 Raindrops on Roses Die Set
HCD 701 Posy Patch Die Set
HCPC 3599 Balloon and Bicycle PreCut Set
HCPC 3597 Luggage and Sentiments PreCut Set
HCPC 3303 Posy Patch Flowers PreCut Set
1259723 Art Institute Glue (Dries Clear)
Paper Blossoms Molding Mat
Paper Blossoms Tool Kit 

Other Products Used 

May Arts Ribbon 5/8" Faux Suede Ruffled Edge Ribbon NV 18
Tsukineko Ink: Memento - Tuxedo Black; Brilliance - Crimson Copper;
Xyron Mega Runner, Teresa Collins Foam Adhesives
Copic Markers - RV95, W5
WorldWin Cardstock

Start with a 4" x 6" Card base.  Die cut the decorative topper from the Raindrops on Roses die set.  Adhere to the top of the card.  Layer a printed card front over the edge of the die cut, so the edge is hidden. Stamp the sentiment in the lower right corner.  Add ribbon to the top of the card, and die cut the printed tag using the Luggage and Tags die set. Stamp the bicycle and fussy cut.  Color with Copic markers.  Adhere to the base with foam adhesives.  Stamp and cut 3 Posy Patch flowers and glue in the basket.  Finish with pearls.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

May Arts and Lawn Fawn Hop Week

Welcome to day 2 of the May Arts and Lawn Fawn blog hop!  It's always fun to play with these stamps and to combine them with the gorgeous May Arts Ribbons!
Be sure to check out the new projects every day this week - and we will be giving away three prize packages each consisting of...
   1 spool of May Arts Ribbon – winners choice!
 A stamp set from Lawn Fawn!
 What do you have to do to enter to win?  Simple!  Post a comment on both the May Arts and Lawn Fawn Blog! 

I thought this Ferris wheel stamp was just the cutest and decided to give this card a carnival feel.  I fringed the edges of the Faux Canvas ribbon to give the appearance of crepe paper streamers and added the fun pom-poms.

May Arts Ribbons
Lawn Fawn
Partners in Craft Supplies
Other Supplies
WorldWin Papers Cardstock
Martha Stewart Punch

Blog Hop Order