Friday, 8 August 2014

Multi Colour Embossing with powder

Today was a bit tricky as class is focused on outline stamps, but I don't have any suited for this. Have ordered a stamp set for exactly this, but it hasn't arrived in the mail yet :o(
I have been checking the mailbox everyday in hopes it would turn up.
After some quick thinking I decided to go for a background stamp. So I have played with Jennifer McGuires technique "Multi color embossing" and an alphabet background stamp.
This is also a take on the Word Search from the other day.

First I inked up the background stamp with Versamark. Wiped off the edges with a wet tissue to get a gradient look.

Then used Jennifers trick with a cut over straw to carefully put on the pink embossing powder. Directly thereafter I applied (also with the straw) the other colour of embossing powder.

This card is with my first go at this. Very satisfied with it.
Had though a few touches which had to be re-powdered as Jennifer showed.


Thank you for watching :o)
Pia


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10 comments:

  1. Cute take on Jennifer's technique and the word search. Truly a FUN concept for a card! Thanks Pia for your card today. It is tough to wait for a special thing that has been ordered.

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  2. This is really clever, Pia!! I'm almost glad your stamps didn't show up because I love how you creatively met the challenge! Hope they show up soon, though. :)

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  3. Beautifully done, Pia! Love the way you adapted today's lesson!

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  4. Love how you combined both techniques! Beautiful card.

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  5. Zowie! Great card. Great way to think outside of the box.

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  6. Wonderful take in this technique. A great card

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  7. Beautiful - great job with this technique!

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  8. great way to combine both techniques and to use what you have in your stash.

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  9. brilliant card and use of two techniques

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