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Technique: Faux Letterpress

At a recent technique class, I showed the participants how to use ink and an embossing folder to create some beautiful backgrounds. This technique adds ink to the indentations of the embossed image, creating a letterpress effect. Here is the card that they made. Instructions for the Faux Letterpress Technique:Ink one side of the inside… Continue reading Technique: Faux Letterpress

Botanical Bliss · Botanical Tags Thinlits · Challenges · Lace 3D EF · Layering Circles · Splitcoaststampers Challenge · Wax Paper Resist

Botanical Bliss and Wax Paper Resist for the Sketch Challenge

Wax Paper Resist or Wax Emboss Resist is a technique that I have not used for a long time. Today I am trying it out for the sketch challenge at Splitcoaststampers. Click on the link to find out more. Here is the sketch ... ... and here is my card. Tips: Wax Paper Resist is… Continue reading Botanical Bliss and Wax Paper Resist for the Sketch Challenge

Amazing Life · Birthdays · Climbing Roses · Lace 3D EF · Ribbon Flowers · Sale-a-bration · YouTube Videos

VIDEO – create Flowers with Ribbon

One of the FREE Sale-A-Bration products is a pack of ¼" Organdy Ribbon. There are 5 colours - Balmy Blue, Daffodil Delight, Grapefruit Grove, Highland Heather and Lemon Lime Twist and each roll has 4.6m. Imagine the fun you can have with all this gorgeousness. To showcase the ribbon, there is a card sample in… Continue reading VIDEO – create Flowers with Ribbon

Butterfly Duet Punch · Butterfly Gala · Dry Embossing · Lace 3D EF · Sale-a-bration · Sponging

CASEing the Occasions Catalogue with Butterfly Gala

Today, I have more butterflies! This time, I have CASEd one of the cards from the front of the catalogue using different colours. Tips: A piece of Highland Heather was embossed with the new Lace Dynamic Textured Impressions Embossing Folder and the raised areas sponged with Whisper White Craft ink. The panel was then added… Continue reading CASEing the Occasions Catalogue with Butterfly Gala