Heartfelt Creations Peacock Paisley Shaker Card

Heartfelt Creations Peacock Paisley Delightful Daisy Shaker Card by Kathy Clement Kathy by Design Photo 01

Heartfelt Creations Peacock Paisley Shaker Card for the January 2020 Alumni Hop

This hop is now closed. The winner is Terry Law, randomly chosen from Monica’s Blog.  Thanks for hopping!

Hello Friends!  I’m about to add a little sunshine to your world with this Heartfelt Creations Peacock Paisley Shaker Card made for the January 2020 Alumni Hop.  Get ready for loads of crafty inspiration as you hop along with the Alumni Team.  Visit all the blogs in the hop, and be sure to leave a little love behind, because one comment will be randomly chosen from a mystery blog to win a $25 Heartfelt Creations gift card!  Now, that’ s worth hopping for!

Heartfelt Creations January 2020 Alumni Blog Hop

Peacock Paisley Shaker Card: Creating the Shaker Element

Bright yellow Delightful Daisy blossoms adorn this  5″ x 7″ top fold shaker card.

TIP: Navy ribbon and buttons anchor all the light colors in this card design.  Contrasting light and dark shades makes a card pop!

To make this card:

  • Mat a panel of the green daisy border print on slightly larger panels of navy cardstock, white cardstock, and navy designer paper.
  • Next, die cut the Intricate Swirls Frame.  Use a craft knife and a ruler to cut out the center portion of the frame.
  • Now adhere clear cardstock cut to fit to the back of the frame.
  • Next, back the solid sides of the frame with 3 layers of 1/8″ foam strips to form a shaker box.
  • Then fill the center of the daisy border print with a mix of sequins, pearls, buttons and beads.
  • Carefully align the frame over the panel and press to adhere.
Peacock Paisley Shaker Card: Delightful Daisies

Here’s how to create these cheery blossoms:

  • First stamp several sets of the Delightful Daisies onto Deluxe Cardstock with Sap Green Archival Ink.  Heat Emboss with Clear Embossing Powder.
  • Next, stamp the Delightful Daisy Leaves with Olive Archival Ink and heat emboss.
  • Now, stamp a large leaf cluster from the Leafy Accents with Olive Ink and heat emboss.
  • On a non-stick craft sheet or other non-porous surface, swipe the following Distress Inks: Squeezed Lemonade, Fossilized Amber, Mustard Seed.
  • Now, spritz the ink until little beads or droplets form.
  • Swipe the stamped and embossed daisies through the inky puddles.  Heat Dry.  The embossed areas will pop back through the ink as you dry them.
  • Next, die cut with the matching Delightful Daisies Die.  Then shape the layers with the 3D Floral Basics Shaping Mold.
  • For the leaves, follow the same procedure, but use Shabby Shutters and Peeled Paint Distress Ink.  Shape the leaf cluster  with the 3D Leafy Accents Shaping Mold.
  • Fill the centers with Czech Beads and set aside to dry.
  • Arrange as seen in the photo.
Peacock Paisley Shaker Card: Finishing Details

Cut a tag from the paper collection and adhere to the side of the card.  Top with a daisy, leaf and bow.  Type the phrase on paper and adhere to the tag.

Peacock Paisley Shaker Card: A Peek Inside

Add pockets to the inside of the card and fill with lovely little treats.  Die cut the doily from the Rounded Window Frame Die.  Fold in half and adhere to form a little chocolate pocket.

A simple bookmark and a card front fill one pocket.

Wrap a tea bag and a cookie  up in designer paper to add extra sweetness to the card.  Add a vintage silver plate teaspoon to turn a card into a gift!

On With the Hop

Now hop on over to see what delights the rest of the team have prepared for you:

Kathy (You are HERE) ♥ GlendaVicki  ♥ Monica CandyEls

The hop will remain open until 11:55PM EST on Monday, February 3rd.  A winner will be randomly chosen from a mystery blog and announced here, on the Heartfelt Creations Blog and on the Heartfelt Creations Facebook page on Wednesday, February 5th. The winner will then have 72 hours to contact [email protected] to claim the prize. Please write “Winner of the January Alumni Blog Hop” in the subject line of your e-mail.

Did I share some tips, tricks and Ideas you can use in your own crafty adventures?  Please let me know in the comment section below.  And look for the linked supply list at the end of this post.

Thanks so much for hopping!

Cheerio,

kathy

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53 thoughts on “Heartfelt Creations Peacock Paisley Shaker Card

  1. Brigitte Smith

    What a beautiful card and the directions are great. I love it as a gift with added tea bag and spoon. I wish my cards would turn out like that.

  2. Dorina D

    WOW!! Just WOW!! Love the use of the Peacock paper and the wonderful gift ideas. My niece loves anything peacock, so a great gift card idea instead of a cookie. Thanks for sharing this fabulous idea.

  3. BZ Cagle

    I love this project such a wonderful burst of color and cheer. Your projects are always so inspiring.

  4. Darlene Pavlick

    OMG what an amazing project! Just GORGEOUS inside & out! Your designs ALWAYS amaze me and give me awesome inspiration! Beautiful choice of colors on this sweet shaker too! YOU GO GIRL … thanks!

  5. Jeannie Vanzant Miller

    I like be in Denver and for the most part love it. But it started snowing late last night and it has been cold and dreary. Literally, when I opened this and saw the beautiful bright colors, I felt my soul open and the light flow in. These are so incredibly beautiful and I am truly in awe!

  6. Helen

    The color combinations in this set and your flowers are so lovely, Kathy. You’ve got me searching for the pieces of the paisley paper set that I have in a drawer just waiting for the right project. I see a shaker card coming to life this weekend 🙂 Now on to the other blogs…tfs Hugs.

  7. Gena L Krannig

    What a beautiful card, Kathy! And wow, what an elegant paper collection. I have always loved yellow, green, and blue color combinations. The peacock is such a gorgeous bird and these images are spectacular. I especially love your shaker elements and the way you used that doily to make a pretty treat pocket! Very clever! Thank you for sharing! Hugs!

  8. Sandi Marson

    I absolutely love the bright blues and yellows! My daughter loves when I make shaker cards for her, but wouldn’t she be so surprised to find her favourite tea and sweets inside! Brilliant idea! And thanks so much for sharing and inspiring!

  9. Isabel Borrero-Gonzalez

    Another stunning card with such beautiful colors!! Great job, as usual, Kathy!! Hugs

  10. vicki follett

    this project is simply gorgeous – anyone would love to receive it. The colors of this collection are awesome

  11. Martie Rollin

    The blue buttons are the perfect embellishment on this beautiful card. Blue, yellow and white always draw my creative eyes! Lovely floral display. I like the suggestion to wrap the gift goodies with matching designer papers.Well done!

  12. Colleen salaris

    This is truly stunning. I absolutely love the peacock paisley collection. I just bought this paper and cannot wait to try to make the same as you. Thank you for inspiring us.

  13. soozyb2013

    The colours really are spring for me. Love the flowers. The colours of sequins is lovely too. Nice project.

  14. Carla G Hundley

    How fabulous this card
    gift pack looks! Love the
    paper, shaker parts and
    the lovely flowers.
    Carla from Utah

  15. Terry Law

    Stunning card Kathy! I just love how cheery and bright it is! Perfect for this gray January day! Thanks for the inspiration!

  16. Rosa

    Thanks again Kathy for another inspirational tutorial. The Heartfelt Creations Peacock Paisley Shaker Card makes me think of spring and puts a smile on my face. All those lovely springlike
    flowers are a joy. Many thanks again.

  17. Sandra Smith

    This card is beautiful! I love the yellow against the navy and the mixture of things inside the shaker. What a fun card to receive!

  18. Janet Saieva

    This is an absolute beauty my friend! I’m always thrilled when you create with my favorite color. lol. And, on top of that, there’s an awesome shaker, beautiful flowers and all those goodies inside. I’m in heaven. Love it!

  19. Glenda

    First off you know how I feel about “blue”! Then second your shaker cards are always a treat so this is a win, win for me! Stunning my friend!

  20. Susan Steele

    Luv your beautifully designed daisies! How they frame the big shaker on the card is adorable! TFS …hugs, Suzy Q

  21. Cheryl Wells

    Beautiful, bright and just screams Spring. Love the blue and yellow and all the flowers!! Gorgeous card, Kathy!!!

  22. Cynthia Pryor

    As usual, your design is lovely. I like the way you embossed the flowers and leaves, as well as using the light and dark colors. Thanks for all the tips and explanations.

  23. Candy

    Kathy, what a gorgeous shaker card!! The papers are such pretty colors and graphics. Love your choice of ribbons and the little shaker buttons are just perfection in the white frame!

  24. Betsy

    Oh Kathy! This is just gorgeous. You had me at the navy color ribbon. It just makes the beautiful colors of the paper collection pop. Love the leaf and die collection. I think I need to get that for myself for Valentine’s Day : )

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