Build a Bouquet by Fran Seiford

INSTRUCTIONS
  1. Soak Creative Palette in VERY HOT water for five minutes before starting.
  2. Apply various colors of paint as desired to Creative Palette and smooth with brayer.
  3. Apply Bubble Wrap pattern from Creative Palette Rounds to wet paint to create texture.
  4. Smooth Mixed Media White Paper on to palette to print pattern. Spray surface wtih water between prints to keep paint liquid.
  5. Set aside to dry.
  6. Stamp several flower and leaf images in black on Mixed Media White Paper. Repeat with Jar
  7. Color as desired with colored pencils going over the outside lines.
  8. Cut images with matching cutting dies aligning inside edge of die to cutting line.
  9. Cut a panel 4" X 10-3/4" from the Creative Palette paper and fold gently at edges only to mark center of paper.
  10. Align pop-up die with center on edges and run through die cutting machine to create tabs and pop up stage.
  11. Carefully train the folds so they create pop-up stage and hang tabs.
  12. Adhere jar to pop up stage being careful to apply glue only to the stage area.
  13. Adhere flowers to hang tabs and each other creating a full bouquet that hangs over the front of the jar.
  14. Adhere entire panel to a 4-1/4" X 11" folded card base in desired color.
  15. Decorate front of card as desired.

Print Project

Also uses these supplies:

Cardstock in Desired Color
Colored Pencils
Americana Acrylic Paints by DecoArt
Big Shot Die Cutting Machine by Sizzix
Magnetic Platform for Big Shot
Brayer
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

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