Wednesday, March 14, 2012

YeeHAW! Heartfelt Wednesday...

We're doing it Country this week as Heartfelt Creations Debuts its newest collection...A true masculine collection (feminine too, if you please) that will KNOCK YOUR BOOTS OFF!  So here ya be:

"We are pleased to introduce the My Guy Collection. This is a set for your best buckaroo. This collection comes with a lively farmstead, frolicking horses, and sentimental sayings in fonts that have as much attitude as your special man does. With a western flare of attitude, this set also contains cowboy hats and boots, and a variety of landscape stamps to create that perfect scenic creation you have been dreaming of. There are 7 new PreCut Stamp Sets and one beautiful new exclusive Spellbinders die designed for Heartfelt Creations."

***Leave a comment on the HC blog by March 20 to be eligible to win the entire release valued at $141.92. The winner will be announced on March 21 on the HC Blog.
HCPC 3456 Western Bronco PreCut Set
HCPC 3457 Birch Tree PreCut Set
HCD720 Western Broncos Die
Grand Calibur
True Hemp by
Faber Castel Metallic Gelatos:  Gold

Bazzill Black cardstock
Kraft Cardstock
Copic Xpress-It Card
Memento Ink:  Black, Desert Sand
Ranger Distress Ink:  Tea Dye
My Minds Eye 6x6 pack "A Happy Heart"
Copic Markers:  E 13, 15, 30, 31, 33; YR 24; W-1

Stamp boot onto kraft cardstock using Desert Sand ink.  Distress edges using sponge then use vine die as a mask around edges (dsitress until scalloping effect desired).  Stamp grass stamp onto corners repeatedly.  Crumple paper lightly then gently rub gold Gelatos over the creases to give hint of shimmer and shine.  Rub into paper with fingertip.    Attach patterned paper piece with glue and staples as shown.  Attach this decorative panel to black cardstock, then tie brown hemp around this layer.  Stamp horse onto Copic cardstock then color with Copics.  Cut with scissors or use diecut.  Distress with Tea Dye ink and sponge then rub additional Gold Gelato in assorted dark areas to bring shimmer to coat.  Attach panel to A2 Kraft card base. 

Here's a REALLY girly tin I thought would be nice to add to a country wedding...I'm thinking some pretty creamy flowers would look beautiful in this tin on a guest table!
HCD 720 Western Broncos Die
Grand Calibur

Veggie tin 
Melissa Frances cream crepe paper 
Diamond Stickles
Platinum Liquid Pearls 
Patterned Paper:  My Minds Eye 6x6 Pad "Paris and Co." 
Bazzill Cardstock

Directions:  Cut 1 inch wide piece of patterned paper to wrap around top edge of can.  Attach this with double stick tape.  Attach Crepe paper and tie wrap ribbon around it.  Cut top of crepe paper for fringe.  Cut leaf diecut from Bazzill Cardsotck and attach under ribbon treatment using glue.  Embellish with Diamond Stickles and Liquid Pearls.

Mosy over to the HC Blog to see more Country Inspirations...


  1. Both of these are great but I have to tell you, the coloring on your horse is amazing! Well done!

  2. Both projects are beautiful, but that horse card really speaks to me!!

  3. Both your creations are just lovely. You did a great job with the new set!

  4. I just love the horse from the new collection!

    Oh a country wedding decoration sounds perfect!

  5. 2 great projects! I especially like the way you used the Gelatos to distress the paper - very cool!