I masked the entire whisper white c/s with masking tape then I added small strips of masking tape over it. I stamped with my ink spots directly on the masking tape, that is how I created the squares.
Then you add clear emboss powder, shake off the excess & heat set it. The background looks as if it is still wet.
"Caution" - after you heat set it be carefull, it is very hot, let it cool off for a few minutes.
I burned my finger.
Date: Thursday, September 29, 2005 GMT Views: 394
Stamps: Something to celebrate
Paper: Whisper White, Pretty In Pink, Chocolate Chip
Ink: Mauve Mist, Pretty In Pink, Creamy Caramel, Chocolate Chip
Accessories: Color Pencils, Chocolate Grosgrain, Pink Eyelet, Crafter's Tool Kit, 1/2" Circle Punch, 1/8" Circle Hand-held Punch, Masking Tape, Clear Emboss Powder, Heat Gun, Stamp-a-majig, Sm. Glue Dots.
Techniques: Faux Leather
Difficulty (1-Easy 5-Advanced): 3
Registered: January 16, 2004 Location: Northeast Texas Red River Valley Posts: 3341
Thu, Sep 29, 2005 @ 7:23 PM
I really like this technique! You did a great job with it. This is a beautiful card. Thanks for sharing! I hope your finger is healing!
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