by Beate Johns
Try this little twist on Embossing Resist for a simple WOW.
- Dye ink (lighter and darker colored)
- Solid stamps
- Clear embossing powder
- Heat tool
- Paper towel
Stamp smaller solid stamps in lighter colors all over cardstock. Flower images were used here, but shapes work well, too.
Ink main image with Versamark™ and stamp over smaller images.
Pour clear embossing powder over Versamarked image and tap off excess powder. .>
Use heat tool to melt the embossing powder. Let cool.
Ink your brayer with a darker dye ink and apply ink to entire cardstock piece.
Continue to brayer, adding more color to cardstock until satisfied. Let dry.
Take a paper towel and wipe ink off of embossed
Take a more detailed stamp and an even darker dye ink color and stamp over cardstock. Here, the swirl stamp from the stamp set "Priceless" was used. A large background stamp or wheel would work as well.
Wipe any excess ink off of embossed flower again.
Finish your card.