Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Circle Plumeria Card....

Good morning everyone and welcome once again to Heartfelt Creations Wednesday!  I am here sharing another creation using the Tropical Paradise Collection.  I love the bold colors and the wonderful images as well as those Plumeria flowers!  The closest thing to a tropical paradise that I have ever experienced is the Dog Days of Summer in East Tennessee.  August can be very tropical but not actually in a good way! I have to admit I had never seen a Plumeria before so I had to go looking for a picture to know what the finished flower should be.  As it turns out, I love these flowers and hope you enjoy them as they grace the front of my cards for the next few weeks!


Heartfelt Creations Products Used and Products Found in Their Store:
HCDP1-277 Tropical Paradise Paper Collection
HCPC -3781 Tropical Cockatoo Cling Stamps
HCD1-7136 Tropical Cockatoo Die
HCPC-3783 Tropical Paradise Cling Stamps
HCD1-7137 Tropical Paradise Die
HCPC-3782 Tropical Plumeria Cling Stamps
HCD1-7135 Tropical Plumeria Die
HCST1-401 Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit
#85 Crystal Ultrafine Transparent Art Glitter
Bamboo Leaves, Tuxedo Black, Teal Zeal and Rose Bud Memento Ink
Designer Dries Clear Glue

Other Supplies:  White, Purple and Teal Cardstock, Spellbinders Radiant Rectangles and Standard Circles Large dies, Canson Watercolor Paper, Dimensional Tape, Rose Madder and Chrome Yellow Archival Ink, Cuttlebug Foundry Embossing Folder

Instructions:
You can watch this video to help you to learn how to shape the beautiful Plumeria flowers:   https://youtu.be/6B5t9exttw0

My card size is 5 X 7.  Make card base and emboss the front using the embossing folder. Set it aside. Next I cut out layers using the rectangles dies and different cardstocks.  I also used a piece of the paper collection as there are several layers of this die.  Glue the layers together and then use dimensional tape and glue to adhere to the card front.  I picked out an image from one of the card fronts of the paper collection and I cut it out using the circle die.  Next I again used the circle dies and cut out a frame using the teal cardstock.  This is achieved by just using the two largest dies.  Glue the circle frame to the image and use dimensional tape and glue to adhere to the rectangles on the card front.  Now stamp, cut out, color the flowers and leaves.  Dampen the backs of the flowers and shape then add some glitter to the petals and set aside to dry.  Next glue the flowers and leaves down around the circle medallion.  When the glue is dry, your card is finished!

7 comments:

Rajni Chawla said...

Such a beautiful card....love it all!!

Olga Jewell said...

This is one absolutely gorgeous card!

Jan's Paper Flowers said...

Absolutely beautiful card Glenda! Loving your flowers!

Rita said...

So gorgeous Glenda. Your flowers are awesome. Hugs Rita xxxx

Leslie Miller said...

Maybe it's the colors I love so much, but these appear to me some of the most striking flowers yet. You've done such a beautiful job with them. And the inner image is just the coolest thing ever. I had to go look, and some are sold out already. I love the parrot!

Nan G said...

Oh my goodness! Your plumeria are stunning! So brilliantly colored they look real. Love the whole card, Glenda. I'm looking forward to seeing more of these gorgeous flowers. Have a great week. Hugs

Karan Gerber said...

love those colors and your plumerias are awesome.

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