Sunday is Easter so here is a Happy Easter Card featuring daffodils and the Country Floral embossing folder. Hope you enjoy it!
Stamps: You’re Inspiring Wood-Mount # 145805, Clear-Mount #145808 (NOT carrying over) Ink: Memento Black Stampin’ Write Markers: Daffodil Delight Granny Apple Green Calypso Coral Cardstock: Daffodil Delight Whisper White Big Shot:Layering Ovals Framelits #141706 Country Floral 3D embossing folder #151823 (Will be available in NEW Catalog. Yes, this was a Sale-a-bration item.) Punch:Classic Label #141491 Adhesive: Tombow Glue Stampin’ Dimensionals Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals
1. Cut your Daffodil Delight cardstock: ~Cardbase-5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score and fold at 4-1/4″ ~Card front: 4″ x 5-1/4″. Run through your Big Shot with the Country Floral embossing folder and only a top cutting plate. Watch this Video if you need more instructions on using thick embossing folders. ~Attach your card front to your card base with Tombow Glue.
2. Stamp your Daffodils on Whisper White cardstock with Memento Black ink leaving some room so you can cut it out with the largest Layering Ovals Framelit. Also, stamp your Happy Easter on Whisper White cardstock.
3. Color your Daffodils: ~Flowers-Daffodil Delight Marker ~Leaves and stems with Granny Apple Green Marker ~Flower Centers with Calypso Coral Marker.
4. Cut out your Daffodils with the largest Layering Ovals Framelit. Part of the bottom stems will be cut off.
5. Punch out your Happy Easter.
6. Put Stampin’ Dimensionals on the back of your daffodils. Also, put Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals on the back of your Happy Easter
7. Lay out your Daffodils and Happy Easter on your card front where you want them. Attach. Your Happy Easter card is finished.
Check out the Last Chance Retiring List. Remember, ALL Wood-Mount and Clear-Mount Stamps are being discontinued. Some will carry over in the NEW Catalog as Cling Mount. 87 Stamp sets will carry over into the NEW Catalog in both Photopolymer and Rubber Cling-Mount. Background stamps will still be offered in Wood-Mount.
INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut your Bermuda Bay card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score and fold at 4-1/4″. 2. Cut your Daffodil Delight card front at 3-3/4″ x 5″. Run through your Big Shot with the Garden Trellis embossing folder. Glue to your card base. 3. Stamp & Cut:
~Easter Lilies: Stamp on Whisper White cardstock with Memento Black ink. Color as shown with the Crushed Curry and Wild Wasabi Markers. Cut out each flower individually with your favorite fussy cutting scissors. Lay on card front.
~Banner: Stamp the Banner in Island Indigo ink on Whsiper White cardstock. Stamp “Happy Easter” in Bermuda Bay ink inside the Banner. Cut out with your Big Shot and the coordinating Framelit. Put Stampin’ Dimensionals on the back. 4. Lay out the flowers and the banner on your card front. Glue the flowers in place. Attach the Banner with Stampin’ Dimensionals. Tie a bow with Bermuda Bay Ribbon. Attach between flowers with at least 2 Glue Dots.
Your Card is Finished! 5. Envelope (Optional): Put the Envelope Flap in the embossing folder and run through your Big Shot. Watch this Video for detailed instructions.
Get all your Spring Card Making Supplies from My Online Store. When you order from me you will get a Thank You Email Tutorial with complete instructions to make TWO cards using the same stamp set.
INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut your Thick Whisper White card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. SCORE and fold at 4-1/4″. 2. Stamps the Easter sentiment on Whisper White card stock. Cut out with the Stitched Shapes Circle Framelit. 3. Cut four ferns from Cucumber Crush card stock, one Melon Mambo flower, and one Whisper White Flower center. 4. Sponge around the Circle Easter Framelit with Melon Mambo ink. Attach to card base using Stampin’ Dimensionals about 5/8″ from the right card edge. 5. Glue Two ferns around the left side of the circle. I just put a thin line of Tombow down the center. The stems also overlapped slightly. Lay down the third fern and lay it in position. Trim off excess. Glue on. Repeat with the last fern. 6. Put a half Stampin’ Dimensional behind each center flower petal. Remove backings. Put a thin line of Tombow on the thin outside petals and a circle of glue in the center. Lay the flower where you want it and hold down the flower center for a few seconds. Now press down all flower petal parts. You will have to rub your finger around each thin flower petal part. Glue the Flower Center to the flower holding down the center. Fluff up the White outer Flower center parts. You are finished!
INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut your Soft Sky card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score and fold at 4-1/4″. Put your card front in the Polka Dot embossing folder with the card back on the outside behind the embossing folder. Make sure the dots for the card front are sinking down so they will be raised when you are finished. 2. Cut a 1″ x 5-1/2″ piece of Cucumber Crush card stock. Put Tear & Tape along one 5-1/2″ edge. Use your Fringe Scissors to cut “grass” down to the Tear & Tape. Attach to the lower edge of your card front. 3. Cut out your Bunny Head and Ears from Whisper White card stock and Oval Framelits. I used the smallest Oval for the ears. Choose the size you want for the Head. 4. Assemble your Bunny.
~Punch two Pink Pirouette Large Ovals for the inside of the ears. Glue to the Whisper White ears. Let dry for while your find your Decorative Dots embossing folder. Lay both ears in the Embossing Folder and run through your Big Shot.
~Punch two Basic Black 3/4″ Circles for the Bunny Eyes.
~Punch the Itty Bitty Accents Heart from Pink Pirouette card stock for the nose.
~Lay the Bunny Head on the bottom right corner of your card front at a slight angle. It should extend off the card front a little on both the side and the bottom.
~Lay the eyes and the nose on the Bunny Head. Position the ears where you want them, making sure the one will not extend over the card base.
~Attach the parts: Ears with Glue Dots or Tombow Glue. Eyes with Tombow Glue. Draw the white eye parts with your White Gel Pen or Chalk Marker.
~Remove the nose and draw the whiskers and the mouth with your Basic Black Marker.
~Attach the Heart Nose with a Stampin’ Dimensional cut in half. You might have to cut off a little bit. 5. Attach your Bunny to your card front with lots of Dimensionals. Make sure the one ear is touching the top of the card. Place your Bunny at an angle. 6. Stamp Happy Easter with Black ink onto Whisper White card stock. Cut out with the Word Window Punch. Use the Washi Label Punch to punch a Label from Cucumber Crush card stock. Attach the two together with Stampin’ Dimensionals. Attach to the card with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut your Daffodil Delight card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score and fold at 4-1/4″. 2. Cut your card front at 4-1/4″ x 5-1/2″. Run through your Big Shot using the Stylish Stripes embossing folder. Glue to card base. 3. Cut your So Saffron card layer at 3-1/4″ x 3-3/4″. Stamp your Easter Lilly on the So Saffron card layer in Black StazOn ink. Color the stems with the Garden Green Marker. 4. Stamp your Easter Lily on Very Vanilla card stock. Cut out around the flower. Glue onto the So Saffron layer over the flower. Color in the flower center with your Daffodil Delight Marker. 5. Cut a Very Vanilla layer at 3-1/2″ x 4″. Attach your So Saffron layer to the Very Vanilla layer. I used Tombow Glue. Attach your Very Vanilla layer to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 6. Stamp Happy Easter in Black StazOn on Very Vanilla card stock. Punch out with the Word Window Punch. Attach to your card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 7. You can also emboss your envelope flap for added interest if you want. Watch This Video to see how quick and easy it is.
Happy Easter! Nendy Kerr
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