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EXPLORING ART is my thing - I love crafting - Altering things, Mixed-Media, Art Journalling and Card Making.

I would probably say my favourite styles of crafting are vintage, grunge, shabby chic and; Steam Punk.

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Tuesday, 22 July 2014

Craft Stamper Magazine July - "Take It Make It Challenge"     


The Embossing Resist Technique.
For this months challenge I've made a card using a large stamp by Hero Arts - Flower Text S5506. I stamped onto white card with clear embossing ink, then used white embossing powder. Once this was cooled I began to ink over the top with Distress Inks. I used Tumbled Glass, Broken China, Stormy Sky and Faded Jeans.
This really made the white embossing pop.

I  dug out my bag of small paper scraps and began to stamp the flowers & leaves onto various colours of paper. I  embossed them with the white embossing powder as before then fussy cut out each individual element of the design and adhered them down with Matt Medium. For a final touch I added some pink rhinestones. The finished front panel was matted onto white card, then navy card then onto the  white card base & voila!

I hope you like it.





8 comments:

  1. Really lovely Lynn...good luck✴
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    1. Thanks very much Roz. Fingers Crossed.

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  2. Such a great use of scraps, really effective, a beautiful card.

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  3. This is delightful! Thanks so much for joining us at the Take It Make It Challenge.

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  4. Gorgeous card, well worth all that cutting out. Thanks for joining us at the Take It Make It Challenge. Elizabeth x

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  5. Its beautiful...love the flowers :-):-)
    Thank you so much for joining us over at Craft Stamper for the TIMI challenge xxx

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  6. Love how you've paper pieced the flowers. Thanks for playing along at Take It Make It Challenge!

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  7. What a fabulous card! Love those groovy flowers! So inspirational! Thank you for playing with us at Craft Stamper challenge!

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