The brand-new Apple Blossom All Occasion boxed kit is on sale tomorrow!
Don’t miss this fabulous kit, which features £50 worth of cardmaking goodies!
If you’re familiar with ‘THAT’ embossing folder, you’re going to LOVE this kit, and if you’re new to the phenomenon you’re in for a treat! Your fantastic kit contains a fab All Occasion embossing folder, 5 co-ordinating dies including a versatile wave design, 10 image and sentiment stamps plus 156 papers and toppers – WOW! There’s also the usual 68-page ideas magazine bursting with 73 all-occasion designs using the kit to inspire your own creations!
Our Design Team made so many amazing projects using the kit that we couldn’t quite fit them all in the magazine! Here’s a bonus card from Tracy Evans’s card styles feature on page 54…
Just for you easel
kit stamp set & paper pack
white 6.5”-square tent-fold card blank
Abandoned Coral & Evergreen Bough Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Oxide Ink
Vintage Pearl Ranger embossing powder
Tim Holtz Idea-ology Wood Slices & Bouquet Flowers
water spritzer bottle
Step by step
1 Place the card blank onto a scoring board and score at 3.25” to create an easel card.
2 Cut a piece of white cardstock to 6” square then stamp a flower randomly onto it using VersaMark ink. Sprinkle with embossing powder, tip off the excess then heat using a heat tool.
3 Blend Evergreen Bough Distress Oxide Ink over the stamped flowers. The embossing resists the ink and the flowers appear in white in the background. Lightly spritz the background with water then dab dry with a piece of kitchen towel. Wrap twine around the centre of the decorative flower panel, securing in place on the back of the panel.
4 Cut a piece of patterned paper a little larger than the decorative flower panel, colour the edges with Abandoned Coral Distress Oxide Ink, attach the flower panel then adhere the decorative panel to the easel, only adding adhesive to the bottom.
5 Tie a double twine bow and adhere to the centre of the decorative panel. Colour three Bouquet Flowers with Abandoned Coral Distress Oxide Ink then fix to the centre of the bow. Add two Wood Slices to the decorative panel, one above and one below the natural bow.
6 Stamp two dragonflies onto white cardstock using Abandoned Coral Distress Oxide Ink and two using Evergreen Bough. Cut out, layer together in pairs then stick to the card front.
7 Cut a piece of patterned paper a little smaller than the base of the easel, colour the edges with Evergreen Bough Distress Oxide Ink then stick to the base of the easel. Add a Wood Slice to the base of the easel to act as the stopper.
8 Stamp a sentiment onto white cardstock using Abandoned Coral Distress Oxide Ink, cut out, apply Abandoned Coral Distress Oxide Ink around the edges then adhere to the Wood Slice.
The Apple Blossom All Occasion Cardmaking Collection hits the shelves tomorrow in supermarkets and craft stores, and also online at www.moremags.com/ABKIT3 – don’t miss out! You can order your copy NOW from HERE!
To find your local supermarket stockist, visit www.seymour.co.uk/storefinder and select ‘Craft Essentials Series’ from the drop-down menu