How To Make Textured Embellishments
- Father's Day Card
Antiquities Frosted Crystal Embossing Powder
Adirondack® Pigment Ink Pads in Pitch Black, Espresso and Red
Inkssentials™ Cut ‘N Dry Foam™ cut in 1” squares
Inkssentials™ Non-Stick Craft Sheet™
Inkssentials™ Heatit™ Craft Tool™
Liquid Pearls™ in White Opal
My Minds Eye:
Wild Asparagus™ Grandpa Plaid/Light Green Paper cut to 8-1/2”x5-1/2”
Jen Wilson 29th™ Street Market in Classic Handsome 5 o’Clock
Cardstock in kraft color and white
Cricut® Expression Machine
Cricut® Sports Mania Cartridge
Hampton Art Father’s Day-1 Clear Stamp Set
a 4” football from the kraft-colored cardstock and a 4” football shadow
from white cardstock using the Cricut Sports Mania cartridge and Expression
Die Cut machine.
on the Non-Stick Craft Sheet, use the Pitch Black Pigment pad direct
to the paper to colorize the entire football.
Pigment ink stays wet for a longer period
of time, so it is a great choice when you want to heat emboss
a diecut or a stamped image.
the colored football onto a piece of scrap paper and pour the Frosted
Crystal embossing powder over the entire die cut. Remove the excess
powder and place it back into the jar. Use the Heatit Craft Tool to
melt the powder. Once you are finished, allow it to cool.
a piece of Cut ‘N Dry Foam into the Espresso Pigment pad and randomly
add color to the diecut. Repeat with Red Pepper pad, going back and
forth until the desired color is achieved.
place the diecut on a scrap piece of paper. Pour the Frosted Crystal
embossing powder over the entire die cut. Remove the excess powder and
place it back into the jar. Use the Heatit Craft Tool to melt the powder.
Once you are finished, allow it to cool
the embossed diecut to the white shadow diecut, making sure to thoroughly
glue the pieces together.
in the stitches of the football with White Opal Liquid Pearls. You should
start the flow of paint by squeezing it onto a piece of scrap paper
first. Once you are finished, allow it to dry.
Liquid Pearls are a pearlescent acrylic paint
that can be applied to your project straight from the bottle for
a dimensional effect, or you can use a paintbrush to apply them.
You can even add water to make a watercolor paint.
To Make Textured Embellishments - Father's Day Card: Step 8 Step 8 Use
Pitch Black ink to stamp “the legend…” in the upper left-hand corner
and “Dad” in the lower right hand corner. Before you stamp, just make
sure the diecut will not cover the words.
“Happy Father’s Day onto the Gray side of the Handsome paper with Pitch
Black ink, trim the cardstock close to the words and glue onto the football.