Splitcoaststampers-The Stamper's Community

Issue #306 April 4th 2012
Embossed Kisses  
Guest tutorial author and DD alumna Susan Roberts will show you how to "kiss" your stamps with embossing folders for a patterned look.
Supplies you'll need for this project
  • Cardstock
  • Ink
  • Solid image stamp
  • Embossing folder
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    Our Artist in Residence answers your questions
    Q: Catherine asked: "How do I use Spellbinder dies in my Sizzix Big Shot? I'm afraid I'll break this skinny outline dies!"
    A: The dies won't break if you are using the right sandwich, I promise! You can find the recommended sandwich in the Spellbinders Compartibility Chart HERE.
     
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