Memory Journal

Hi crafters! Whose ready to make their Heartfelt Creations "Memory Journal Binder"
Stamp your blazing poppy stamp onto your patterned paper.  I the colored my stamped images using Copic Sketch: V25, V28 and V29.

Once done take your tweezer and bend the outer edges of your diecut poppies and to add extra depth I inked the ends with Memento Dye ink in Elderberry.  Full tutorial detailed below:
 My finished journal binder.

Complete Instruction & Product List
HC PRODUCTS USED                 
NAME: Special Memory
HCJB1-5002 Words to Live By Journal Pages
HCJB2-5004 3 Ring Journal Binder – White
HCFB1-464 3D Floral Basics Shaping Mold
HCDP1-259 Italiana Riviera Collection
HCPC-3674 Blazing Poppy Petals Stamp
HCD1-764 Blazing Poppy Die
HCS1-457-3 Glitter Stamens Pastel
HCST1-401 Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit
HCDA2-450 Stack & Store Daubers
TSMP900 Memento Dye Ink Pad Black
PGM15016 Frosting Powder
TSMP507 Memento Dye Ink Eldererry
173842 Scor-Pal Measuring & Scoring Board
159723 Designer Dries Clear Adhesive
352854 Metal Tip for Adhesive Bottles
31510 Funnel Tray

Other Products:
Hot Glue Gun, Scrapiniec Leave Embellishment, Copic Sketch: V25, V28, Seed Bead Ball : Pink

To see how to shape the poppy, watch the video at
Take your ring journal binder and cover with selected sheet from Italiana Rivera collection.  Then fussy cut one of the leave images from the sheet of patterned paper.  This you will adhere to the lower left corner of your binder.

Now using your blazing poppy stamp/die stamp using Memento Elderberry a total of 4 sets.  Once done take your die and diecut the blazing poppies.  Now lay down the V25 copic color to the poppy tips followed by the V28 to give the flower edges more depth and dimension.  You will then also ink the edges with your Elderberry ink.  The bigger blooms will take 2 layers.  Once you are done with the big blooms pierce the centers and then hot glue the seed ball and then add the glitter stamens by hot gluing them in the flower center.  Now add glue to the flower edges and sprinkle using the frosting powder.

For the smaller flowers they will take 3.  The 3rd diecut flower you will cut the flower edges to give it a frayed look.  Then emboss using your flower shaping tool and these will serve as the flower centers for the small flowers.

Glue your finished flowers to the front of your ring binder adding the Scrapiniec leave as garnishment. 


sandra carey said...

So super pretty Monica hugs S xx

Olga Jewell said...

Absolutely gorgeous!!!

Jan's Paper Flowers said...

Beautiful Monica! Your flowers are gorgeous!

Patricia Manhire said...

Wow - this is gorgeous and the flowers are stunning!

Karan Gerber said...

beautiful flowers

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