Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Spellbinders "Timeless Heart Collection" Sneak Peek

Hello Friends! I am so excited about my new collection of Spellbinders dies called “Timeless Heart Collection” which will be launching in about a week. Here is a sneak peek of some the projects that I created with the new dies from this collection.




I have 10 new designs in this collection, you can click on the links with the names of the die sets for more information in the Spellbinders website. 











































In the next few weeks, I will be posting instructions and tutorials on how to make these projects. Stayed tuned for more inspiration with the Timeless Heart Collection.



Marisa 


Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Heartfelt Creations - Holly Berry Gift Box

Hello Friends!
Welcome to another Wednesday with Heartfelt Creations. Today I have this Christmas gift box to share with you, they are fun to make and you can also use them for party favors.









Products Used:



Other Products:

Red and White Cardstock, Ranger Glossy Accents, Nuvo Glitter Accents – Fresh Snowfall, Spectrum Noir Markers – FS2, DR5, DG3, Gold Silk Ribbon, Versafine Onyx Black, Clear Embossing Powder, Spellbinders Platinum Die Cutting Machine.


Instructions:

Die cut box base with Gift Box and Mini Snow Flakes die set from red cardstock. Die cut 2 tags with Snow Kissed Flakes and Tag die set from red cardstock and glue to front and back of box.
Cut out 2 tags from Festive Holly Paper collection and glue to front and back of box.
Stamp red cardinals with Versafine Onyx Black ink onto white cardstock. Emboss with clear embossing powder and heat tool. Die cut with coordinating die from Holly Berry Jingle die set.
Color red cardinals with Spectrum markers. Apply Nuvo Glitter Accents to snow areas and Glossy Accents to the berries.
Tie box together with silk ribbon.
Be sure to visit Heartfelt Creations Blog for more Inspiration.


Thanks for visiting! Hugs!

Marisa


Monday, July 10, 2017

Spellbinders Rolled Flowers Sneak Peek

Hello Friends!
I am so excited to show you a sneak peek of one of my new die templates for Spellbinders from my Timeless Heart Collection launching in a couple of weeks. 





These Rolled Flowers are really easy to make, the die template cuts the stamens, petals and leaves all in one strip which is then rolled to make the complete flower in 3 different sizes!! 






To see my previous collections for Spellbinders go HERE and check again in 2 weeks to see my new collection Timeless Heart


Have a great week! Hugs!

Marisa




Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Heartfelt Creations - Classic Wedding Bells Card

Hello Friends! Welcome to another Wednesday with Heartfelt Creations. Today I have this card created with the beautiful Classic Wedding Collection.











Products Used:



Other Products:

White Cardstock, Silver Foil Cardstock, Green Cardstock, Ranger Distress Ink Pads – Carved Pumpkin and Peeled Paint, Nuvo Crystal Drops – Ivory Seashell,  Scrapbook Adhesive by 3L - Thin 3D Foam Squares and EZ Runner Grand, Versamark, Silver Embossing Powder, Heat Gun, Spellbinders Platinum Die Cutting Machine.


Instructions:

Create a 6 ½” x 6 ½” card base from white cardstock. Cut a 6 ¼” x 6 ¼” foil silver square, adhere to card with tape runner. Cut out a 6” x 6” card front from Classic Wedding Paper Collection, adhere to card.
Die cut 2 decorative medallions from silver foil cardstock. Adhere to center of card using thin 3D foam squares.
Stamp Classic Wedding Bells with Versamark and silver embossing powder onto white cardstock, heat set with embossing tool. Die cut with coordinating die and then color with distress inks and daubers. Adhere wedding bells to center of card using 3D foam squares.
Stamp multiple Cascading Fuchsia flowers with orange distress ink onto white cardstock. Die cut with coordinating dies and then color edges with distress ink. Shape flowers with Deluxe Flower Shaping kit to create roses. Follow the same technique as the video above to create these roses. Adhere roses to card using thin foam squares. Embellish center of small flowers with Crystal Drops. 
Die cut leaves from green cardstock, adhere to card under flowers.
Be sure to visit Heartfelt Creations Blog for more Inspiration.


Thanks for visiting! Hugs!

Marisa




Saturday, June 24, 2017

Tonic Studios - Happy Anniversary Card

Hello Friends!
Today I have another card to share with you created with Tonic's gorgeous die sets called Fanciful Florals for the borders and Beautiful Blooms for the flowers. 










Instructions:

1. Create a 6” x 6” card base from white cardstock. Cover card front with 3 layers of designer cardstock.
2. Cut a 5 ½” x 2 ½” piece of designer cardstock, adhere to center of card.
3. Die cut Happy Anniversary from white cardstock. Glue sentiment to center of card using Funky Glue Pen.
4. Die cut Fanciful Floral strips from white cardstock. Glue to sentiment panel as pictured.
5. Die cut multiple flowers and leaves using Beautiful Blooms from white Foamiran. Color with chalk ink, shape with Floral Crafters tool set and then glue to card. Embellish center of flowers with Nuvo Jewel Drops. 
6. Create bow with white silk ribbon and glue under flower.


Tonic Studios Supplies:


Other Supplies: Designer cardstock, white cardstock, chalk ink in blue and green, Foamiran, silk ribbon.


Have a great day!

Marisa


Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Spellbinders Sunflower Shaker Card

Hello Friends! I am up on the Spellbinders Blog today showing you how to create this Happy Birthday shaker card using Spellbinders Sunflower Photo Holder die set from my Special Occasions Collection. The cute little girl in the picture is my 4 years old granddaughter.








Instructions:

1. Create a 6” x 6” card base from natural white cardstock. Cover front of card with designer cardstock.

2. Cut 3 more square layers measuring 4”, 4 ¾” and 5 ½”. Distress edges and then adhere to card with 3D foam squares.



3. Die cut 4 large sunflowers with Sunflower Photo Holder die set from designer cardstock. Die cut window to 2 of the sunflowers with smaller circle die in the set.





4. To create sunflower shaker, die cut foam circle with Standard Circles #4 and smaller circle from Sunflower die set. Die cut acetate circle and picture with Standard Circle #4.





5. To assemble sunflower shaker, layer 2 sunflower die cuts at the bottom, next picture, foam circle, micro-beads, acetate and lastly 2 sunflower die cuts. Use strong tape or glue between layers. Adhere sunflower shaker to center of card.



6. Die cut flowers and leaves with flower dies from Lattice Floral Basket die set using white Foamiran sheet. Color with archival inks, shape and adhere to card corner. Embellish center of flowers with micro-beads. Make a bow with silk ribbon and glue under flowers. 





7. Cover the inside of card with designer cardstock. Die cut Happy Birthday Pop-Up from designer cardstock.  







8. Fold at scored lines, adhere tape to tabs and then attach to inside of card center as pictured. 







Spellbinders Supplies:


Other Supplies: BoBunny Autumn Song Collection, Neenah Papers Natural White Cardstock, Acetate Sheet, May Arts Crème Silk Ribbon, Scrapbook Adhesive by 3L 3D Foam Squares, Foam Sheet, White Foamiran, Ranger Archival Ink Pads – Fern Green, Orange and Saffron, White Micro-beads.

Thanks for visiting! Hugs!

Marisa



Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Heartfelt Creations - Best Wishes Card

Hello Friends!
Church bells ring out and there’s an excitement in the air! Loved ones have gathered together to celebrate two hearts joined in friendship being united in love! Beautiful roses provide a classic and romantic décor while soft music lends to the ambiance as the bride and groom beam seeing one another for the first time on their wedding day! Preserve those special “Happily Ever After” memories with the new Classic Wedding Collection by Heartfelt Creations. Filled with romantic imagery of stately church bells, classic roses and fanciful doves, this softly hued paper collection is sure to add to the nostalgia and romance of these precious moments while showcasing memories of such a special day. Soft peaches, pinks, greens and blue tones lend a timeless and elegant backdrop to graceful swirls, lace like elements and romantic script! Commemorate the special occasion with dreamily illustrated cling stamp sets depicting glorious heart shaped rose wreaths, elegant church bells, beautiful wedding rings and a delicate image of a bride and groom, complete with coordinating dies perfect for embellishing bridal shower, wedding or anniversary creations! Five marvelous sentiments are included to ensure you have the perfect well wishes to complete your bridal or anniversary card or scrapbook layout! Add a touch of splendor and sophistication with either of the two intricate and impressive lace like dies included in this sentimental collection! So, please rise…and join with us in celebrating those special moments that represent “Always and Forever”!










Products Used:


Other Products:

Neenah Papers Solar White Cardstock, Silver Foil Cardstock, Ranger Distress Inks ( Peeled Paint, Picked Raspberry, Carved Pumpkin), Nuvo Glitter Accents – Fresh Snowfall, Nuvo Jewel Drops – Rosewater, Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers (Pink, Orange, Green), Versamark, Silver Embossing Powder, Spellbinders Platinum Die Cutting Machine, Rangers Embossing Tool, Scrapbook Adhesive Foam Squares, White Silk Ribbon.

Project Instructions:

Create a 7 ½” x 6” card base from white cardstock. Cut a 7 ¼” x 5 ¾” piece from silver foil cardstock, adhere to card base.
Cut a 7” x 5 ½” piece from Classic Wedding paper collection, adhere to card.
Die cut 2 Decorative Medallions from silver foil cardstock, glue to card as pictured.
Stamp rose heart from Classic Wedding Roses cling stamp set with Versamark and silver embossing powder, heat set with embossing tool. Color rose heart with Real Brush Markers and then die cut with matching die from set. Adhere rose heart to center of card with foam squares.
Stamp multiple rose petals with Classic Rose cling stamp set with distress inks onto white cardstock, die cut with coordinating Classic Rose dies.
Stamp leave vines with Classic Rose Vines cling stamp set, die cut with coordinating Classic Rose Vines dies.
Color roses and leaves with distress inks and daubers. Shape with Flower Shaping Kit. Layer petals to form roses and then adhere to card. Embellish roses with Nuvo Glitter Accents and Jewel Drops.
Make a bow with silk ribbon and glue under flowers.
Be sure to visit Heartfelt Creations Blog for more Inspiration.


Thanks for visiting! Hugs!


Marisa


Thursday, May 25, 2017

Tonic Studios - On Your Big Day Card

Hello Friends! I had a great time making this card using Nuvo Aqua Flow pens and Nuvo water brush. The colors are bright and blend beautifully with a little water from the water brush. The flowers, leaves and frame were die cut with Tonic’s beautiful dies.







Tonic Studios Supplies:

Delicate Detail – Henna Tag Stamp – 1339E
Delicate Detail – Vine Flourish Stamp Set – 1342E
Delicate Detail – Simple Sentiments Stamp Set – 1345E
Nuvo Aqua Flow Pens – Water Brushes – 889N
Nuvo Aqua Flow Pens – Summer Holiday – 892N
Nuvo Aqua Flow Pens – Winter Skies – 891N
Nuvo Aqua Flow Pens – Spring Meadow – 893N
Nuvo Aqua Flow Pens – Autumn Woodland – 890N
Tim Holtz Stamp Platform – 1708E

Other Supplies: White cardstock, foam squares, Versamark embossing ink, black ink pad, Ranger Distress Inks, heat gun.

Instructions:

1. Die cut card base using Swirling Frame layering die set from white cardstock.


2. Die cut a smaller piece from watercolor cardstock for the background. Stamp Vine Flourish with Tim Holtz Stamp Platform, Versamark and Nuvo white embossing powder and then heat set.


3. Color background with Nuvo Aqua Flow pens and Nuvo water brushes. Dry with heat gun and adhere to card base with Funky Glue pen.


4. Stamp Henna Tag with Versamark and Nuvo white embossing powder and then heat set. Color with Nuvo Aqua Flow pens and Nuvo water brushes. Stamp sentiment with black ink. Die cut Henna tag with oval die and adhere to center of card using foam squares.


5. Die cut flowers and leaves using Beautiful Blooms Woodland Aster die set from white cardstock. Color with distress inks, shape with Floral Crafters tool set and then adhere to card as pictured. Embellish center of flowers with Nuvo Crystal Drops.




Have a great day!

Marisa