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Issue #761 February 24th 2021
Embossed Vellum  
Guest tutorial author Anna-Karin Evaldsson shares how to use vellum for mixed media effects.
Supplies you'll need for this project
  • Vellum
  • Background stamp with an open design
  • Embossing powder
  • Ball tools
  • Colored pencils
    Our Artist in Residence answers your questions
    Q: Karen asks: "Can you use acrylic paint on clear stamps?"
    A: You can! Just be sure to clean them off with warm water before the paint dries. A soft toothbrush is useful for getting into the grooves.
    Feedback From Past Tutorials
    Debbie has ideas for the Vertical Easel Card: "Love this easel card! I usually make my cards open from the bottom so they can stand up better. Now I have a way to make them stand up even better! TFS! "

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