Heartfelt Autumn Sunflowers Card

This Hop is now closed.  The winner, SueD, was selected from Glenda’s blog.  Thanks for hopping!
Heartfelt Autumn Sunflowers Card

Hello, Friends!  Welcome to the Heartfelt Creations September 2019 Alumni Hop!  Today I have a sweet and fresh Autumn Sunflowers card to share with you.  This 5″ x 7″ card is a quick and easy one to make but packs a real visual punch.

Note: you will find a supply list for this card at the bottom of this post below the signature.

Heartfelt Autumn Sunflowers Card: How to Make it

  • Begin by creating a 5″ x 7″ kraft top fold card base with a 1/2″ spine.
  • Then cut a 4 7/8″ x 6 7/8″ panel of green cardstock.
  • Now die cut the Intricate Swirl Frame from cream cardstock.
  • Next, cut a 3 1/4″ x 5 1/4″ panel of Sweet Peony Design paper.  Back with dimensionals, then attach inside the intricate frame.
  • Now adhere dimensionals to the back of the Intricate Swirl Frame and adhere to the green cardstock layer.
Heartfelt Autumn Sunflowers Card: The Details

  • Stamp 3 sets of Classic Sunflowers using Saffron Archival Ink.
  • Sponge the petals and centers of the stamped flowers with additional Saffron Archival Ink and Adirondack Premium Dye Ink.
  • Now die cut the flowers with the Classic Sunflowers Die.
  • Then shape the petals with the Deluxe Tool Shaping Kit.
  • Assemble the flower layers with hot glue.
  • Mist the flowers lightly with Ranger Perfect Pearls Sunflower Sparkle and Bronze.
  • Now stamp Leafy Accents, sponge with Olive Green Archival , Saffron and Terra Cotta Inks.
  • Then die cut with the Leafy Accents Dies.  Shape and then mist very lightly with Bronze Perfect Pearls.
  • Fill flower centers with beads or Prills.
  • Arrange on the card as seen.  Add gingham and twine bows.

  • Stamp the Lush Lilac sentiment in Olive Archival Ink.
  • Mat on a scrap of green cardstock.
  • Add a mini paper clip.
  • Back with dimensionals.
  • Thread twine through the paperclip and tie on a charm.
Heartfelt Autumn Sunflowers Card: A Peek Inside

Stamp a panel of white cardstock with Classic Sunflowers.  Mat on green cardstock and adhere on the top layer of the card.

Create a box pocket on the bottom of the card and fill with a tea bag wallet, honey stick cookies and vintage silver plate spoon.

On With the Hop

The hop begins here at 8AM EDT on Friday, September 27th and continues until 11:55PM EDT on Monday, September 30th.  A randomly selected comment from a mystery blog in the hop will win a $25 gift card to Heartfelt Creations.

The winner will be announced at the top of this blog post, on the Heartfelt Creations Blog and Facebook page by Wednesday, October 2nd.  The winner then has 72 hours to claim his/her prize.  The winner should contact [email protected] with Winner Of the September Alumni Hop in the subject line.

Here are all the blogs in this hop:

Kathy (you are HERE) ♥ Glenda   ♥ Vicki   ♥ Els   ♥ Sandra    ♥  Monica  ♥  Amarilys  ♥ Alissa   ♥  Sarah  ♥ Oksana   ♥  Candy 

I hope I’ve shared some tips, tricks and ideas you can use in your next crafty adventure.  If so, I’d love to hear from you in the comment section below.

Thanks for hopping!

Cheerio,

kathy

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54 thoughts on “Heartfelt Autumn Sunflowers Card

  1. SANDI B.

    Your sunflower card is amazing. You are very talented and creative. Love seeing all you make. Thanks for sharing with us.

  2. Suzy Q

    Wow you’re right! This one does pack a real visual punch! I luv it! Of course it’s got my sunflowers …and these are the most gorgeous hand made sunflowers ever!!! And paired with the white picket fence and green gingham and burlap bow …and its home sweet home! Hugs, Suzy Q

  3. lynn legge

    what a beautiful fall card those sunflowers are gorgeous….. love the ribbons and the colors..
    have a great weekend friend

    hugs
    lynn

  4. Helen

    Love the sunflowers, Kathy. Another great card for this monthly blog hop. So glad I have most of the HC products you’ve used. You’ve got my mind spinning with some new ways to use them. Thanks and hugs!

  5. Sharon Roselli

    These are beautiful sunflowers! They are wonderful on your card. I have not gotten them because I’m not sure how to stamp that large stamp and then cut out the flowers. Your card is inspiring.

  6. Gena L Krannig

    Kathy, what a beautiful Autumn card! That paper collection is so lovely. Your flowers and ribbon are absolutely perfect together ! Gives me a warm cozy feeling! Thank you for sharing! Hugs!

  7. Sandy Artman

    Is there anything quite like sunflowers to bring a ray of light and happiness our way? I think not! I love this card with it’s very artful sunflowers. Of course, your very thoughtful touches complete the sentiment. Thank you, Kathy, you brought sunshine to a very cloudy day here in So. Cal!
    Sandy

  8. marygw

    Kathy…as always your gorgeous creation takes my breath away and has forced me to put those sunflower stamps, at long last into my cart! You know I will be right back here staring at this so I can create one of those beautiful flowers. Thank you!!

  9. Cheryl Wells

    Kathy – you have the Fall perfectly portrayed in this card – love the colors and the green check ribbon really pops the sunflower colors – beautiful!!

  10. Jeri Aaron

    What a lovely card and I have just the friend that would enjoy receiving one like this! Thanks for sharing ~

  11. Sherry Somers

    Love the sunflowers…They are the perfect color. The green ribbon is perfect to go with this as well. Beautiful card.

  12. Cynthia Pryor

    I love the colors you used on the sunflowers! They really seem lifelike! So nice that I have a lot of these supplies. And, as always, wonderful surprises on the inside of the card.

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