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Stained Glass
Bring the beauty of stained glass to your papercrafts, without the special tools. We'll show you how to recreate the look by heat embossing on vellum.
Supplies you'll need for this project
  • Outline image stamp
  • Dark pigment ink
  • Clear embossing powder
  • Heat tool
  • Vellum
  • Markers or other coloring tools
  • Images © 1990-2008 Stampin' Up!
    Ask Beate
    Beate Johns answers your technique questions
    Q: Joan asked: "I seem to have lost my instructions for my Heat & Stick Powder. I want to use it with glitter. Can you instruct me?"
    A: Stamp your image in Versamark® or pigment ink in a color similar to your glitter. Apply Heat & Stick powder. Tap off excess. To activate the adhesive, heat until melted, but not too long. Apply glitter, tap off excess and heat again. The second heating will keep the glitter on your image.
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    Manon has an alternative for the Scratch'n Sniff technique: "Since the Scratch'n Sniff technique is so popular, here is another simple way to add smell to your cards without having to emboss. Punch out a piece of a car freshener. They come in different colors and scents. You can easily use them as flower centers."
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