Wednesday 1 June 2011

Heartfelt Creations - Bella Rose Collection.

Hello blogger's

Welcome to Wednesday's Heartfelt Creations post. I have two cards to share today with the third scheduled for Thursday.  You can see all the cards on the Heartfelt Creations Blog but why not click the link in the DT tab at the top of my page to visit the design team divas blogs.......we all like comments right?
Here is the first of my cards:

4.25 x 5.5 inches.

HC Products:              HCPC 3394 Classic Bella Rose PreCut Set
                                    HCPC 3392 Bella Rose House PreCut Set
                                    HCD 712 Bella Rose Die
                                    HCD 702 Decorative Butterfly Border Die
Other Products:         Spellbinders Fanciful Flight. SU Poppy Parade, whisper white card and peach parfait twill tape. Memento Tuxedo Black Ink, VersaMark, Copic markers, atyou spica pen - red Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist – Iridescent Gold. PORTACraft Rhinestones – red, Zip Dry glue, Art Glitter adhesive and Scotch foam tabs.


Trim, score and fold the poppy parade to make a 4.25 x 5” top fold card.
Trim a second strip of the same card to measure 2.75 x 3.5”. Using VersaMark and the curly leaf stamp randomly stamp over this strip.
Die cut a border strip from whisper white and attach to the bottom of the stamped card with Zip Dry glue. Add 4 red rhinestones.
Wrap the twill tape to cover the join and knot in the centre.
Stamp the open rose stem to whisper white card and using the matching die cut it out. Stamp the Bee and using the matching die cut it out. Colour with Copic markers and highlight the rose with a red spica pen.  Spray finished rose with Glimmer mist.
When dry attach the rose over the stamped panel with foam tape. Position the bee and attach with foam tape. 
Add the completed panel to the card base with more foam tape. Pierce a ‘trail’ beneath the bee on the red card.


The second card takes a small accent stamp that I stamped repeatedly to form a wreath around the featured sentiment. Concord Crush and Pear these colours together.

5 inch square card.

HC Products:              HCPC 3391 Bold Bella Rose PreCut Set
                                    HCPC 3321 Believe PreCut Set
                                    Spellbinders Grand Classic Lace Border
                                    Grand Calibur

Other Products:         Pink Paislee Butterfly Collection dsp. RomanPrint Ivory Card.  SU pear pizzazz, concord crush card, ink and twill tape.  VersaMark. Stamp World clear embossing powder. KaiserCraft gems. Paper piercer, Zip Dry glue, Scotch foam tabs. ScorPal.


Trim, score and fold pear pizzazz to make a 5-inch square top fold card.
Stamp small leaf swirl from Bold Bella Rose to Ivory card in a ‘circle’ or wreath. Cut this circle I used a template and cut by hand. Sponge, distress and pierce around the edge.  Add small gems.
Stamp the bold leaf spray randomly to a piece of tone on tone dsp with VersaMark and clear emboss.
Trim to 4.75” and matt to concord crush card.
Die cut a strip of Classic Lace from concord crush and adhere this to the bottom of the card.
Wrap the twill tape over the lace and tie to the right.
Pierce around three sides above the ribbon.
Add three gems either side at the top of the card.
Adhere the completed card front to the card base.

Both these cards are entered in the Following Challenge:
Make it Monday# 39  - Always anything goes



craftieodmae said...

I can tell you love these stamps as much as I do, both are gorgeous creations!!

Lori said...

Lovely cards as always....aren't these stamps the best for making your own designer paper...

Carla S. said...

Both cards are beautiful, Sue! I especially love the wreath you created in the second one!

Lisa Lynne said...

Sue, your red card is striking - I really love the simple design with the bold color; the use of the pearls on the vines on your is nice too - the color combination is great.
Beautiful, as always!

Lisa Somerville said...

Wonderful cards, love how you added the vine around the verse.

Glenda said...

Absolutely gorgeous...both of them! Well done!

Mary Anne / MA54K said...

Another amazing Heartfelt Wednesday! Gorgeous work, as always, Sue!

CraftinGranny said...

Gorgeous creations Sue! Love that sentiment on the second card. "Hugs" Carol

StampingbugKerry said...

Oh I just LOVE your square card. Such a pretty color combo!!! Kerry

Unknown said...

Wonderful cards as usual, Sue.

Betty Benton said...

Sue, both of your cards are lovely! The rose is stunning on the first card and I love the green and navy combination on the second as well as how you stamped the frame for the scripture!

Shirley-Anne said...

Hello Sue .Both cards are beautiful . Fist one because of the stunning flower and the second because of the sentiment . Thanks for sharing on Make it Monday .

Giovana said...

Beautiful cards Sue!!

Mary J said...

Two gorgeous makes Sue! I love the colour combos too! Thank you so much for sharing with us at the Make It Monday linky party!

Mary J x

Shirley said...

I saw both your beautiful cards in the "make it monday" challenge.
They are both so pretty and I cannot choose a favourite between them. Lovely fresh looking cards and pretty colours too.


Sue said...

Both beautiful Sue, the colours are amazing in the second, and the layout in the 1st is simple and elegant! :)