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Faux Silk with Post Script and Paisley & Posies + VIDEO

For the second of the techniques in our technique class this month,  I am bringing back another old favourite - Faux Silk. I also have a video which I made last year to show you how easy it is to create these great effects. Card 1: Card 2: Tips: Stamp images on white tissue paper… Continue reading Faux Silk with Post Script and Paisley & Posies + VIDEO

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Avant Garden Eggplant Faux Silk and VIDEO

Have you taken advantage of the FREE products in the 2017 Sale-A-Bration Catalogue yet? Today I am using one of these products, the Avant Garden 2-step stamping Stamp set with another old technique known as Faux Silk. Tips: Are you a visual learner? Check out my video in the link below. Prefer descriptions to create? Keep… Continue reading Avant Garden Eggplant Faux Silk and VIDEO

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Peaceful Petals and Beautiful Season Faux Silk

I had a few friends over recently and showed them how to do one of my favourite techniques - Faux Silk. My first sample uses Perfect Plum, Always Artichoke and Whisper White card stock. I stamped images from Peaceful Petals onto the tissue paper to create the silk look. Extra texture was added to the… Continue reading Peaceful Petals and Beautiful Season Faux Silk

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Masculine Faux Silk

I had so much fun making the faux silk card and tutorial the other day that I thought I would see how the technique would work on a masculine card. I went straight for the Open Sea images which are perfect for any masculine card. The base card of Cherry Cobbler was put through the… Continue reading Masculine Faux Silk

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Faux Silk Tutorial

Today I have a short tutorial on how to do the Faux Silk Technique. It is a while since I have made one of these. Thanks to Veronica for asking for the instructions. You will need a piece of tissue paper [any colour], Anywhere Glue Stick, card stock in neutral and colour, stamps, inks. Firstly… Continue reading Faux Silk Tutorial

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Card Class

Yes, I am back again - twice in the one day. I am finally trying to catch you up on all my latest creations. The following cards are from my recent card making class. The first two have used the Faux Silk technique. I often forget about this wonderful, yet simple technique. So this week,… Continue reading Card Class