Splitcoaststampers-The Stamper's Community

Issue #006 May 24th 2006
Pearl Ex™- Painted Pearls  
This Pearl Ex technique is so easy you'll be able to finish the floors and still have time to stamp a masterpiece or two!
Supplies you'll need for this project
  • Future Floor Finish
  • Pearl Ex®
  • Aqua Painter
  • Cardstock
  • Black Stazon®
  • Swiffer® cloth
    Our Artist in Residence answers your questions
    Q: naebird asked: "I would love a tutorial on how to make beaded ink pens. I have seen a lot of them on the website. Thanks!"
    A: You can find a tutorial written by fellow SCS member shutterbug2124 right here.
    Feedback From Past Tutorials
    smomlee has a hint for working with Pearl Ex. "I have used hairspray as a sealant and it works fine. Just don't saturate the paper. I have also used tissue or toilet paper to rub off any excess Pearl Ex."

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