Wednesday, 6 August 2014

Day 1 in class - Emboss Resist technique

I am a little behind with homework for Day 1 in class "Stretch Your Stamps 2".
Day 1 was tricky for me 'cause I just didn't think I had the right stamps for the techniques. First I tried the technique shown by Lisa Spangler with Mist Resist. This failed completely. My embossing powder did not cover well enough, so the mist got everywhere.
So, then I thought I'd give Kristina Werners technique Emboss Resist a go.
Not perfect covering with the embossing, but the end result is very satisfying. (Believe the trouble with the embossing is that I need to re-ink my VersaMark pad).

I have added a bit of shimmer to the HELLO with my Wink of Stella pen. I actually got inspired by Cecilie. I even used her tip about applying the Shimmer on the die-cut sentiment before I adhered it to my card. Thanks, Cecilie :o)

With this card I am participating in:
 Pia :o)
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10 comments:

  1. Skønt kort - sikke nogle flotte farver, lige til at blive glad i låget af :-)

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  2. Super skønt kort Pia, og fantastisk flotte farver, som automatisk får et smil frem, når man ser på det.

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  3. Når men ser det kort, kan man ikke andet end at blive glad!

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  4. This is so striking Pia! Great technique! I'm really enjoying your posts about your stamping classes!! Hope you are feeling better.
    Chris
    x

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  5. This looks amazing and I'm so glad you kept at it. I haven't tried this technique yet, I don't have any background stamps so need to find something else to use. If mine can turn out even a little bit as good as yours, I'll be happy!

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  6. Herlige farver! Og hvis du ikke havde skrevet at embossingen havde drillet ville jeg da have troet at det var "lidt små distresset" med vilje - flot.

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  7. Pia, very gorgeous!!! Lovely embossing and distressed ink... WOW, I ADORE the sentiment in black with this! Thanks so much for joining us at CASology!

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  8. This is so perfect, Pia! I love the rainbow stripes and the bright, happy feel of this! Don't you just love the Wink of Stella pen?! :)

    Thank you for joining us over at CASology this week!

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  9. This is a great card! I love the rainbow colors between the embossing.

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  10. Fabulous CAS card love the colour strip.
    Thank you for joining us at Simon says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.
    Luv
    Debby

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