A Year of Seasons

June 13, 2015

Hello Everyone,

It is Jackeline back as a guest designer. The project I designed for today is looking to take you in a quick , but Magic trip from Spring, when the flowers bloom and the colors shine to the Winter, when the snowflakes fall.


Let’s get started:

1. Cut 4 pieces of white cardstock and 4 pieces of patterned paper 4 1/4″ x 8 1/2″. Adhere the patterned paper pieces to the white cadstock. Place the tag top die from Tags & More 8 – Lattice at the top of one of the pieces and run it through your die cutting machine to create the tag shape. Repeat this process for all other pieces.
2.- . Apply Transparent Double-Sided Tape to white cardstock. Transfer the outline of Jackie’s Dolls in Oval peel-off to the adhesive side and, using the glitter coloring technique, add Warm Diamond Silk Microfine Glitter to peel-off and color. Watch Els demonstrate this technique HERE
3.- Embellish each tag using a variety of dies and peel off’s.
Summer Tag:
  • Die cut the sand in dark yellow cardstock using the beach edges.
  • Die cut 4 umbrellas, 2 in red cardstock and 2 in dark green cardstock.
  • Die cut the beach bucket in red cardstock and the shovel in green cardstock using the decorative pieces from The Palm tree & pail Die.
  • Using the glitter coloring technique, work in the sandals from the new peel off “Summer”.


Spring Tag:

  • Die cut the grass in green cardstock using the outdoor edges.
  • Die cut the branches using the new leaf branch.
  • Die cut flowers in purple and yellow cardstock using decorative pieces from season tree. Decorate the center of the yellow flowers with gold glitter dots.
  • Die cut bees in black and yellow adhesive Velvet sheets, and white shimmer sheet.


Fall Tag:

  • Die cut the bottom embellishment in brown cardstock using the beach edges.
  • Die cut the all season tree in warm colors to create the autumn effect.


Winter Tag: 

  • Apply a piece of Transparent Double-Sided Tape to white cardstock large enough to die cut the bottom edges using the beach edges and the small snowflakes. Remove release sheet and cover edges with Warm Diamond Silk Microfine Glitter. Polish and brush off excess glitter.
  • Die cut four big snowflakes in sky blue cardstock.


4.- Apply a piece of Transparent Double-Sided Tape to shimmer gold large enough to die cut 4 circles to be used as reinforcement on the top part of each tag, and 6 hinges to connect the tags.

I hope you enjoyed this tutorial and this helps you to find inspiration for your next project.


Elizabeth Craft Designs Supplies: 

981 Beach Edges
710 Bees
1033 Leafy Branch
914 Outdoor Edges
781 All Seasons Tree
757 Snowflakes
960 Tags & More 7 – Vine
957 Tags & More 4 – Flourish
961 Tags & More 8 – Lattice
928 Rainy Day
987 Palm Tree & Pail
502 Elizabeth Craft Designs Transparent Double Sided Tape Sheet – 8.5″ x 11″ – 5 pac
SS0212 Gold Metallic – 3 Pack
SS0227 Iris Sampler Pack – 10 Pack
411 Velvet Adhesive Sampler Pack
640 Warm Diamond 1oz. – Silk Microfine Glitter
2557 Jackie’s Dolls in Oval Black
2587 Jackie’s Christmas Dolls in Oval Black
2595 Summer Black
Other Supplies:
Carstock: White, Orange, Red, Dark green, Brown, Yellow, Light Blue, Violet.
Patterned Paper.

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  • Reply Eunice Hamilton June 15, 2015 at 1:02 pm

    I really love the idea of this. S o pretty

  • Reply Karen Aicken June 14, 2015 at 9:04 pm

    Oh my goodness, this is just gorgeous! So many beautiful details – love it!

  • Reply Marge B June 13, 2015 at 7:32 pm

    Very clever

  • Reply Raquel Mason June 13, 2015 at 11:46 am

    What a fabulous trip through the seasons! I love how you used the Leaf Branch and All Seasons Tree.

  • Reply Candy Spiegel June 13, 2015 at 11:40 am

    Wow! How beautiful.

  • Reply Arlene June 13, 2015 at 9:47 am

    Love the tags. Beautiful colors and designs. Lots of great ideas for us to use. A cohesive whole and just so beautifully done!

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