Tag: Alcohol Markers

More Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

More Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

I have previously posted examples of the Blended Alcohol Background here. Today I have another 2 cards using the technique with dry embossing. Once again, thanks so much to Patty Bennett a US Stampin' Up! demonstrator for the inspiration. To ensure that the colours of the background and image do not 'muddy' each other, blend … Continue reading More Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

I have previously posted examples of the Blended Alcohol Background here. Today I am taking it a step further by dry embossing the vellum before using the technique. I have 2 cards today and will have another 2 cards in next Sunday's post. Thanks so much to Patty Bennett a US Stampin' Up! demonstrator for … Continue reading Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

Embossing and Colouring with Free PDF

Embossing and Colouring with Free PDF

Today, I have a free PDF on how to create a WOW look with an embossing folder and some Stampin' Blends alcohol markers. You may think that you have already seen this card. Really, you haven't! When I created the earlier card here, I actually cut a ¼ sheet of A4, embossed it and coloured … Continue reading Embossing and Colouring with Free PDF

Alcohol Markers on Dry Embossing for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

Alcohol Markers on Dry Embossing for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

Colouring on a dry embossed image with Stampin' Blends alcohol markers creates a WOW! factor. I have used this technique with the Pretty Flowers Embossing Folder for the Sketch Challenge at splitcoaststampers.com this week. The sketch .... My card ... Close up of the colouring on the embossed panel .... Tips: Emboss a piece of … Continue reading Alcohol Markers on Dry Embossing for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

Swing Easel Card for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

Swing Easel Card for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

For the latest Sketch Challenge at splitcoaststampers.com I am taking the double dare and have created a swing easel card. The sketch .... My card ... My art panel started out as a Blended Alcohol background on watercolor paper. The results were nothing like that on vellum and I was not happy with the effect. … Continue reading Swing Easel Card for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

Blended Alcohol Technique for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

Blended Alcohol Technique for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

For the latest Sketch Challenge at splitcoaststampers.com I am using the Blended Alcohol Technique to create an amazing background that doesn't need many, if any embellishments to stand out. The sketch .... My card ... Supplies to create the Blended Alcohol background:Vellum90% or above Isopropyl AlcoholStampin' Blends Alcohol MarkersPaint Brush or Water PainterHow to create … Continue reading Blended Alcohol Technique for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers