Build a Bouquet Happy Birthday Small Things by Fran Seiford


Soak Creative Palette in VERY HOT water for five minutes before using.
Apply a variety of blue, pink and lavender acrylic paints to the palette surface.
Use tools or a water spritzer to make designs in paint as desired.
Smooth Mixed Media White Paper over paint surface to transfer pattern to paper.
Allow to dry before use. Create multiple printings from one paint application.
Stamp hydrangeas, jar and leaves on Mixed Media White Paper with black ink.
Color images with colored pencils as shown.
Die cut or fussy cut all pieces.
Cut a 4" X 10-3/4" panel of Creative Palette paper and pinch gently at edges to mark center.
Align Pop-Up Cutting Die with center marks and run through Big Shot Die Cutting Machine.
Carefully train the folds so the pop up mechanism works correctly.
Adhere the jar to the large pop-up stage. Adhere flowers and leaves to remaining hang tabs.
Create greeting by stamping on white paper and die cutting with frames included in Pop-Up Die Set.
Glue greeting behind overhanging flowers.
Carefully glue inner card to backing card created from 4-1/4" X 11" panel of cardstock folded in half (not shown)

Check out all of Fran's Build a Bouquet tips and hints HERE.
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Also uses these supplies:

Americana Acrylic Paints by DecoArt
Big Shot Die Cutting Machine by Sizzix
Magnetic Platform for Big Shot
Bubble Wrap and Tools for Marking in Paint
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

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