This is the 2nd project I created as part of the Heartfelt Creations Design Team Semifinalists a Scrapbook Layout featuring the Sweet Peony Collection
Heartfelt Creations Products Used
Sweet Peony Paper Collection
Small Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set
Small Sweet Peony Die
Peony Bud and Blossom Cling Stamp Set
Peony Bud and Blossom Die
Classic Rose Vines Cling Stamp Set
Classic Rose Vines Die
Decorative Oval Die
Cut Mat Create 2A Die
Sunrise Lily Die
Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit
Stack and Store Daubers-Pack of 30
Other Products: Memento Ink (Bamboo Leaves & Tuxedo Black), ColorBox Fluid Chalk Ink (Orchid Pastel & Dark Peony), Distress Ink Pad (Squeezed Lemon, Bundled Sage & Tattered Rose), Prills - Heart of Gold, AC Cardstock (White, Mulberry & Dandelion), Pink Organdy Ribbon, Sticky Pearl Strip, Foam Tape, Paper Distresser, Hole Punch.
From the Sweet Peony Paper Collection choose two backgrounds. Cut the bottom floral background piece to 5”x 12” and attach to the bottom half of the 12’x12” White Cardstock base. Cut the Pink top piece to 10”x12” tear across the bottom, distress the torn edge a little with a paper distresser then attach to the top of the base page.
Cut out the (My Wish for You strip) and attach the stripe side facing up approx. half way down from the right edge. Cut out and attach the “Moments with you” sentiment and attach to the right side over the stripped strip. Attach the photo a little off center of the page to allow embellishments, place a strip of Sticky Pearls along the bottom of the photo to the right side of the page.
From the Mulberry Cardstock die cut the Decorative Oval and the flourish from the Cut Mat Create 2A Die, adhere the Decorative Oval to the left side of the photo and the flourish to the bottom right side of the torn edge.
Stamp a mix of the large and small flowers from the HCPC-3821 Peony Bud and Blossom and the HCPC-3819 Small Sweet Peony onto White cardstock with ColorBox Inks -Orchid Pastel & Dark Peony, cut out with the coordinating dies, using the Stack and Store Daubers color the centers of the Orchid Pastel Peonies with Distress Ink-Squeezed Lemon coloring the edges and back with Orchid Pastel, color the darker Peonies front and back with the same ink they were stamped with. Stamp the large bud with Memento Ink -Tuxedo Black color the leaves with Memento Ink - Bamboo Leaves and the bud with Dark Peony. Stamp the leaves from HCPC-3819 Small Sweet Peony Stamp Set with Memento Ink - Bamboo Leaves and color with the same ink. Shape all of the flowers & leaves with the HCST1-401 Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit, assemble the flowers and add some Prills to the centers. For more tips on creating flowers click here Sweet Peony Flower Shaping Basics.
Choose and cut out two tags from the Sweet Peony Paper Collection, punch a in the top of one and tie a bow with the Pink Organdy Ribbon, next mount with foam tape to the left side of the photo. Adhere the single Peony on the stem and adhere to the top right of the photo next attach the remaining tag, next randomly place a mix of flowers, buds and leaves around the page, tie a double bow with the Pink Organdy Ribbon and adhere to the bottom flower cluster.