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Kelly Klapstein

Jar of Hearts Photo Frame

Happy Valentine’s Day everyone! It’s Kelly here to share a photo frame I designed for this special occasion.

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I designed this “Jar of Hearts” on the left side of the frame using 3D Foam Hearts.

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I also heat embossed and layered two 3D Foam Hearts to create this cute element:

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That sparkly frame around the photo is made by applying glitter to Crafty Power Tape. I adhered the jar and heart embellishments to the frame using 3D Foam Squares and Dodz™ Medium.

Here is a step-by-step photo tutorial on how I created the Jar of Hearts.

I used the following supplies: 3D Foam Hearts, white wire, pink pigment ink and embossing powder.

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First, I placed the end of the wire in the centre of the sticky side of one 3D Foam Heart:

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Next I layered a second 3D Foam Heart directly on top, to sandwich the wire between.

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I removed the backing to expose the sticky sides of both hearts.

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I dipped the double 3D Foam Heart into my container of pink embossing powder:

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Then I heated the embossing powder to set it.

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I wanted to add a couple more layers of embossing powder to get a glossy finish so I pressed the cooled 3D Foam Heart into the pink pigment ink pad.

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I also inked the edges of the foam hearts and covered them with embossing powder.

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Another dip into the embossing powder and another blast from the heat gun, and the 3D Foam Heart looks glossy and pretty, almost like a candy heart!

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You could even use these as cupcake toppers too!  Because Valentine’s Day is all about candy, cupcakes and chocolate, right?

I hope you enjoy a wonderful day with your loved ones!

Happy Crafting!

Kelly Klapstein (aka KellyCreates)

SUPPLIES: 3D Foam Hearts, Crafty Power Tape, 3D Foam Squares and Dodz™ Medium; BoBunny papers, Clearsnap Glitter, Ink and Embossing Powder, Divine Twine, Wire(unknown).



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