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Grow Dreams - 03/15/2022

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WHAT YOU WILL NEED:

White top folding card blank (cut down to 7 x 5")

Black A4 card

Time To Grow 6 x 6" Paper Pad

Time To Grow 4 x 4" Paper Pad

Time To Grow A4 Paper Pad

Stamps from Imala Destiny stamp set

Stamp from Designer Background 2 Script Stamp Collection 

Dies from Thirsty Brush UnLtd Tagged Creative Dies

Dies from Deboss Nesting Dies - Circles

Banner Tag Punch

Versafine Ink Pad: Onyx Black

Distress Oxide: Hickory Smoke

Blending brush/tool

Midas Glitter: Viennese Waltz

Black pen

Eureka 101

Paper Trimmer

Perfect Together Glue

Red Liner tape

Die Cutting machine

 



How To Guide - Step 1

Place the largest tag die, from the Tagged Creative Die set, on to the top corner of the black card, and run through your embossing machine. 

Set the rest of the black card to one side for later. 

How To Guide - Step 2

Cut off the spine, as shown here. 

Set to one side. 

How To Guide - Step 3

Tear this decorative paper out of the Time To Grow A4 Paper Pad. 

Place the tag die, that measures approx 6 1/4 x 3 1/4", on to the decorative paper, and run through your die cutting machine. 

How To Guide - Step 4

Place the circle die, from the Deboss Nesting Dies set, that measures approx 2 1/2" in diameter, in the centre of the decorative tag, and run through your embossing machine. 

How To Guide - Step 5

Blend the Hickory Smoke Distress Oxide, around the edges of your die cut tag. 

How To Guide - Step 6

Use a black pen to draw a decorative, wiggly frame, around your die cut tag. 

How To Guide - Step 7

Apply red liner tape on the back of the tag, across the top, bottom, and right hand side, as shown here. 

How To Guide - Step 8

Adhere the decorative tag on to your die cut black tag, to create a pocket. 

Set to one side. 

How To Guide - Step 9

Cut a piece of black card, from the card you set aside earlier, 2 1/2 x 1 1/2" 

Use the Banner Tag Punch on one end, as shown here.  

How To Guide - Step 10

Place a tag die, measuring approx 5 1/2 x 2 3/4", on to the black card you set aside, and run through your die cutting machine. 

How To Guide - Step 11

Adhere the puched banner tag centrally, on to the die cut black tag, as shown here. 

Set to one side. 

How To Guide - Step 12

Tear out this decorative paper, from the Time To Grow 6 x 6" Paper Pad.

Place the tag die, that measures 5 1/2 x 2 3/4", on to the paper, and run through your die cutting machine. 

Put the remainder of the paper to one side, for a later step. 

Ink around the edges with your Hickory Smoke Distress Oxide. 

 

How To Guide - Step 13

Ink up the Script Stamp set with the Onyx Black Versafine, and stamp randomly on to your die cut paper tag. 

How To Guide - Step 14

Use a black pen to draw a decorative frame, around your tag. 

How To Guide - Step 15

Adhere on to the front of your die cut black tag, so the "pull out" tag is on the right hand side, as shown here. 

 

How To Guide - Step 16

Ink up the Imala Destiny Stamp set with the Onyx Black Versafine, and stamp off the top right of the tag. 

Set to one side.  

How To Guide - Step 17

Using the same size tag die, cut another tag, from the decorative striped paper you set aside earlier. 

Ink around the edges with the Distress Oxide. 

How To Guide - Step 18

Ink up Imala Destiny with the Versafine, and stamp off the top right hand side of the tag. 

How To Guide - Step 19

Ink it up again and stamp the "Dreams" script section of the stamp, on to the bottom right of the tag. 

How To Guide - Step 20

Use a black pen to draw a decorative, wiggly frame, around the tag. 

How To Guide - Step 21

Adhere on to the other side of your decorative tag.

Set to one side.  

How To Guide - Step 22

Draw a decorative, wiggly frame, around your white, top folding card blank. 

How To Guide - Step 23

Adhere this on to the front of your card blank. 

You can pop the decorative tag inside, to help you decide how you want your tag to be placed...I went for jaunty! 

How To Guide - Step 24

Cut out a few of the butterflies from the 4 x 4" Time To Grow Paper Pad. 

How To Guide - Step 25

Adhere the butterflies where required. 

I took out the inner tag whilst doing this, so I didn't accidentally glue anything on to it! 

How To Guide - Step 26

Add some glitter where required, to finish your card. I added it to the centre of the floral images on the paper, and on my butterflies.