Beauty in the Simple Things Lantern

Beauty in the Simple Things Lantern

Hi everyone!  Welcome to a wonderful Wednesday dose of Heartfelt Creations inspiration 🙂  I’ve been having a ton of fun with this new Blazing Poppy Collection.  Today’s project is a lantern is from the SVG Cuts – Stars and Stripes SVG Kit.

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and here is a closer look at the Poppy Border stamped image and those Blazing Poppy flowers

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Products Used:

HCPC-3656 – Delightful Daisies Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3674 – Blazing Poppy Petals Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3675 – Poppy Corner and Border Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3678 – Blazing Poppy Fillers Cling Stamp Set
HCD1-743 – Raindrops on Roses Die
HCD2-749 – Cut Mat Create 1A Die
HCD1-760 – Delightful Daisy Die
HCD1-764 – Blazing Poppy Die
HCDP1-255 – Blazing Poppy Paper Collection
Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit
Art Institute Glue – Dries Clear Glue
Spellbinders Tool N’ One
Scor-Pal Measuring & Scoring Board
Black Gala Glitz
Spring Bling Prills
Memento Dye Ink Pad – Tuxedo Black

Project Instructions:

Other products:  Lantern SVG cutting file, Green Card Stock, Acetate, Versamark, Staz On Jet Black Ink, Copic Markers R-27 and YG-17, Black embossing Powder, Ruffle trim and embellishments from my stash and die cutting machine.

Instructions:

Begin by cutting out the body of the lantern in light green card stock using your electronic die cutting machine. Cut the Acetate panels and then stamp the Poppy Border image (from the Poppy Corner and Border Cling Stamp set) onto the acetate panels using Staz On Jet Black Ink and color as desired with Copic markers.  Attach the acetate panels with your Dries Clear Glue to the inside of the body panels and assemble the body of the lantern.  Complete with decorative panels cut from the Blazing Poppy Paper Collection.  For the decorative top and bottom panels, the Blazing Poppy Fillers stamp was stamped with Versamark and heat embossed with Black embossing powder.  Finally decorate as desired and enjoy 🙂

Have a wonderful day!

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About Castlepark Designs

My name is Joann and I live in Halifax, Nova Scotia with my husband Miles. We have one son who is in the Royal Canadian Navy. I have worked full time in the Finance and Insurance industry for the past 29 years. I absolutely adore all things paper & glue and have been involved with crafting in some way for most of my life. I have a great admiration for creating projects from paper that may not necessarily be made from paper. When not in my craft room, I enjoy spending time at our cottage enjoying all that nature and suburban life has to offer.

7 responses »

  1. Beautiful work, I love how you stamped on the acetate too, great touch!

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  2. Outstanding project Joann! Love the poppies you’ve stamped onto the lantern glass and your shaped poppies are perfect!
    Hugs,
    Tracey

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  3. This is so pretty. I would love to receive this as a gift. The acetate is a very nice touch.

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  4. Your imagination knows no bounds! I am so impressed with this amazing 3-D project! I love that you can really use it…and it would look fabulous on my screen porch! LOL

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  5. Stunning project Joann!! I love it.

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  6. WOWSERS !!! Hugs xx

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  7. A lamp! So cute. Hugs

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