Friday, May 13, 2011

Chalkboard Rose


Here's another card created with the new Heartfelt Creations Bella Rose release. The solid images in the "Bold Bella Rose" set are perfect for the chalkboard technique. I learned this one on Splitcoast Stampers - in fact the first card I ever posted on SCS was a chalkboard card! Check out the tutorial for the technique.

Here's my card.

Chalkboard Rose



Pink Pirouette 5 1/2" x 8 1/2", scored at 4 1/4"
Whisper White 4" x 5 1/4"
Basic Black 3 1/2" x 5 1/2"


Brilliance Moonlight White (Tsukineko)


HCPC 3391 Bold Bella Rose Precut Set (Heartfelt Creations)


Label 10 Nestabilities (Spellbinders)
Grand Calibur (Spellbinders)
Post-it Note
Cotton swabs
Flourish Embossing plate (SU!)
Corner rounder punch
Art Glitter Adhesive
Dazzling Diamonds glitter (SU!)
Holiday Ribbon (Michaels)
ATG 714
Rotary Trimmer



Cut and emboss a Label 10 die from black paper. Create a mask for the rose image using the Post-it Note. Stamp the rose image in white ink on the black label, mask it, then stamp the leaf spray in white ink overlapping the rose image. Using cotton swabs, color the white images with the chalks. Spread glue around the edge of the black label diecut, and apply glitter.


Cut a white panel, and emboss it with the flourish embossing plate. Round the corners of the card, and the embossed white panel. Adhere a strip of ribbon around the center of the white panel, and mount it on the card front. Mount the image near the top of the white panel. Tie a bow, and mount it at the bottom of the image.


To be entered in the drawing for the Bella Rose collection give-away, just leave a comment on my blog post on Wednesday (5/11) or the Heartfelt Creations blog by May 17. The winner will be announced on the HC blog on next Wednesday, May 18.

Thanks for stopping by!


1 comment:

Mrs Ham said...

I'm loving this chalkboard technique.

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