Using a Die as a Stencil with Embossing Paste and Simply Succulents

Did you know how easy it is to use a die cut as a stencil? Today’s card uses one of the Potted Succulents Dies with Shimmery Embossing Paste to create a WOW background.


  • Die cut the large background die with Basic White Cardstock. Place over another piece of white cardstock and add a thin layer of Shimmery White Embossing Paste. Remove the die cut and keep for another project. Allow both pieces to dry. DIe cut the embossed piece with a Stitched Rectangle Die.
  • Stamp pot and succulents with Memento Tuxedo Black on Basic White and colour with Stampin’ Blends.
  • Attach a piece of Highland Heather DSP to a Soft Sea Foam card base. Add embossed layer and then succulents and pot with Dimensionals.
  • Supplies:
    • Stamp Set: Simple Succulents
    • Cardstock: Soft Sea Foam, Basic White, Subtles DSP
    • Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
    • Accessories: Stitched Rectangles Dies, Potted Succulents Dies, Shimmery White Embossing Paste, Dimensionals, Stampin’ Blends: Soft Sea Foam, Mint Macaron, Just Jade, Seaside Spray, Balmy Blue, Rich Razzleberry, Highland Heather, Purple Posy, Pool Party

… inside and envelope

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