Monday, 5 November 2018

Clarity Stamps - Nested Hearts and Deer and Dove Fresh Cut Dies

Clarity Stamps – Deer Heart and Dove Heart Dies – Barbara Gray – Nov 1st 2018 – Hochanda
·         Deer Heart, Dove Heart Dies
·         Nested Hearts
·         Kraft Card – ACC-CA-30085
·         Stencil – ACC-CA-30095-77
·         Theuva – ACC-CA-30371
·         Matte Black – ACC-CA-30379-A4
·         Black Parchment – GRO-AC-40359-A5
·         Designer Paper – Indian Summer – ACC-CA-30524-88, Rainbow River-ACC-CA-30539-88
·         Double Sided Sticky Sheet – ACC-CA-30443-88
·         Perga Glitter – PER-AC-70252-XXm

Hello and thank you for taking the time to visit this page.

Here are the instructions for some of my examples I submitted for Barbara's show on Thursday, live from the NEC. I hope these few examples will encourage you to 'have a go!' These dies will become a staple in my collection, I think!
 Monochrome Card

·         Dove Heart Die
·         Nested Hearts
·         Black, White Parchment
·         Matte Black Card
·         Theuva
·         White Card Blank
1.       Cut frame from black card using largest and second largest Nested Hearts.
2.       Cut largest heart from white parchment and attach to base of black frame.
3.       Cut heart shaped card blank using 2nd largest Nested Heart. Cut out centres from these using 3rd largest die. Score horizontally across card front. Attach heart card base inside black frame.
4.       Cut black card heart using 3rd largest die. Attach inside white heart on base.
5.       Cut single heart frame using 2nd and 3rd dies from white card and heart (3rd largest die) from black parchment. Attach black parchment to reverse of white frame. Glue to foot of heart easel.
6.       Cut two white and one Dove Heart image and superimpose, slightly offset, black over white. Glue together. Trim to fit and attach inside frame.
7.       Cut a few hearts of smallest size, glue together and attach as stopper.
8.       Decorate with heart button and thread.

Heart Aperture Card
·         Deer Heart
·         Nested Hearts
·         Rainbow River
·         Double Sided Sticky Sheet
·         Perga Glitter – Copper
1.       Trim Rainbow River two sheets of Rainbow River paper to fit chosen card blank and edge with black pen.
2.       Attach one sheet to front of card. Cut aperture centrally from card front and retain ‘waste.’
3.       Attach second sheet to inside of card front and cut aperture using 3rd largest Nested Heart.
4.       Cut deer heart from waste and apply double sided sticky to reverse. Add glitter.
5.       Using larger waste heart as a backing, add to inside of card.

Heart to Heart
·         Nested Hearts
·         Indian Summer Paper
·         White Card
·         Black Card
·         6 x 6 Card Blank
1.       Cut a white square to measure 13cm x 13cm. Cut one Nested Heart die at an angle into this square. Position the die at a different angle and cut again to create a double aperture.
2.       Back with Designer Paper. Layer onto black and white squares before adding to card blank.
3.       Cut two black and two orange frames and place over apertures.
4.       Add smallest hearts and thread to decorate.

Thank you for taking the time to visit. 
Hope to see you again soon!

Best wishes,
'The Making Lady'

1 comment:

  1. All the designs are wonderful Shelagh but I really like the two hearts. I did not think I needed these dies but have bought them after seeing some of the results. Thank-you for sharing. xx