Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Heartfelt Creations Wednesday 8-17-11

Happy Heartfelt Creations Wednesday!!
This week I did some more flower making using the Botanical Garden Collections stamps with the coordinating Spellbinders and Donna Salazar dies. The papers are DCWV the "Mariposa" pack...I have been hoarding them for a while. They are beautiful!

The flowers were stamped and die cut. the middles were created by stacking 4 sun punches and scrunching them up.

I used some watercolor paints to color the butterfly, then added Rock candy Stickles on them as always.
I stared out wanting to create Geraniums because the leaves reminded me of Geraniums, but as always my flower making took a different coarse. LOL... You will find the instructions for creating this layout below. Have a Happy Wednesday!!

Products Used on This Project

HCPC 3406 Botanical Floral 1 PreCut Set
472186 Rose Creations Shapeabilities
HCPC 3405 Leaf Medley PreCut Set
472123 Foliage Shapeabilities

Martha Stewart Garden Gate punch ,EK Success scallop edge punch, McGill star punch ,DCWV Mariposa papers, Recollections pearl swirls ,Glimmer Mist Olive Vine, Sizzix Sizzlets alpha dies "Endless Love" ,Archivers ink.


Cut 2 strips of coordinating paper (to match background paper) one larger than the other. Edge punch and ink both long sides of each strip, using a different punch for each strip. Adhere one strip onto the other then adhere to middle background paper. Mat photo and adhere to middle of page. Create the flowers by die cutting and stamping 3 different flower layers and spritz some water onto layers and wrinkle slightly for a realistic look. When dry, stack the different layers and fluff up a bit. The stamen is comprised of 3 punched stars that are stacked and bunched up, then adhered to the middle of layered flowers. The leaves are die cut stamps and sprayed slightly with Glimmer Mist. Let dry thoroughly before placing on layout. Arrange the flowers and leaves onto the layout then adhere the pearls swirls as shown and place butterflies randomly onto layout. Die cut title is placed last over top of photo.


  1. Gorgeous page, Lisa! Beautiful papers and stunning flowers!

  2. OH WOW..this is just gorgeous, love the color combo and your flowers are amazing as always :)

  3. Love those flowers! I've been hoarding those same papers, too :)

  4. What a beautiful lay out, and I love the flowers.

  5. As always, that is such a gorgeous page!!!

  6. Beautiful layout... love the flowers!

  7. Beautiful LO. Your flowers are just stunning, as always.

  8. this is so beautiful...loving all the blooms

  9. WOW is this ever gorgeous! I just love your colors, they really pop and your flowers are scrumptious!

  10. oh this is really beautiful.. love the bright colors.. love your hints on making flowers...thanks so much for all the inspiration you give..

  11. I just love your beautiful flowers!!! Your lo is GORGEOUS!!!

  12. Such a pretty page Beautiful details! Great job! Olena

  13. What a beautiful layout! The colors are just amazing and as always I LOVE your flowers :)

  14. Gorgeous layout, love how those flowers just pop of the page.

  15. Wow very nice page. i like it.............................
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