It's 11th September 2019, most awaiting day! Yes it is Heartfelt Creations new release date. Warm summer breezes have begun to cool, and daylight hours have started to shorten…tall grasses rustle in the wind preparing to make their way to seed, and leaves slowly begin their tumble to the ground to insulate the earth for the cooler upcoming season. As summer begins to fade, and the bright hues of heat loving florals dim, it is then that the graceful aster takes the limelight and becomes the crowning glory of the autumn season, lending it one last burst of color with their blends of pretty purples, pleasing pinks, and blazing blues! Join us as we bid summer farewell and celebrate the arrival of the autumn season with the Wild Aster Collection from Heartfelt Creations! Take a walk among the last perennial wildflowers of the waning summer season as you delve into a paper collection draped in light and airy asters hued in vibrant fuchsias and pretty purples, all accented with glorious greens, precious pinks and tranquil creams. Enjoy alluring backgrounds filled with dainty lace like accents, grand vintage style stripes, and beautiful brocades, all ready to set the stage for captivating aster arrangements! A lovely assembling of cling stamp sets filled with pleasing aster illustrations unite to create pretty wildflower sprays and elegant bouquets, while a stunning collection of beautifully illustrated aster petal images, when paired with the corresponding dies, join together harmoniously to create light, airy, dimensional aster flowers perfect for creating elegant autumn inspired floral clusters! So, grab your sweater and join us for one last walk through the garden as we take in the simplicity and beauty of the glorious wild aster!
Designer Dries Clear Adhesive, 159723
Metal Tip for Adhesive Bottles, 352854
Color In Watercolor Brush - Fine, 409311
Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers - 36 Pack, 478455
Darice Adhesive Foam Strips, D120601
Wild Aster Die, HCD1-7257
Wild Aster Spray Die, HCD1-7258
Wild Aster Scroll & Cluster Die, HCD1-7259
Eyelet Oval Die, HCD1-776
Stack and Store Daubers-Pack of 30, HCDA2-450
Wild Aster Paper Collection, HCDP1-2106
Wild Aster Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3887
Wild Aster Spray Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3888
Wild Aster Scroll & Cluster Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3889
Pastel Bead Stamens-Medium, HCS1-457-3
Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit, HCST1-401
Nuvo Crystal Drops Gloss - Apple Green, NU669
Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Leaf Green, RACP436
Other Products: Off White Cardstock, White cardstock, Paper Trimmer, Die Cutting Machine, Yellow-Orange-Copper Glass Beads, Distress Ink Peeled Paint, Picked raspberry & Crushed Olive, Hot Glue Gun, Novu Jewel Drops Sea Breaze , Glitter Dust.
The ready top fold card measures, 6.5” by 9.5”. Cut panel of off white cardstock measuring 6.1” by 9.1” and adhere it on card using foam strips, choose second panel from paper collection measuring 5.9” by 8.9” adhere layer on first panel. Layer the panel using dries clear adhesive.
To create the frame, choose a flowery image from the paper collection and diecut with eyelet oval die. Cut two border frames from off white cardstock using eyelet oval die set and adhere together. Apply clear adhesive on frame and dress it with glitter dust. Stick this frame on the center of the card base.
For the flowers, stamp multiple images of mixed florals from Wild Aster Cling Stamp Set on White cardstock using Vibrant Fuchsia Archival Ink and cut them using their coordinating dies. Color the flowers using Picked Raspberry Distress Ink and shape them using Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit. Prepare two medium and two small flowers. Also, prepare 11 buds by shaping the smallest flower inwards, take 3 small flowers for each bud color two with fuchsia and 1 with peeled paint for sepal. Add yellow stamens in the center and create buds. For leaves, I have used Leaf green Archival ink for stamping and Peeled paint and crushed olive for coloring. Diecut with coordinating dies. Assemble a small bouquet of Wild Aster Florals around the frame as shown using hot glue. Add glitter to add extra sparkle to the flowers. For the fillers I stamped wild aster spray stamp set using Archival Leaf Green, colored with zig markers, and diecut using coordinating die.
Stamp sentiment with black archival ink and color it with zig markers. Embellish the card with Nuvo drops.
Love to design these beautiful buds!