Not So Inspired

I saw a card using the resist technique and decided to pull out my embossing powder and inks.  I’ll just show you what I did- even though I know I have should have chosen a different background paper.  You’ll see why –


To do this you stamp your sentiment first.  Then stamp in Versamark and emboss with clear embossing powder. Wipe, rub or sponge ink over the embossed area – wipe off the excess.  I’ll just go ahead and say right here – do not use pink tones behind green unless you want a muddy brown look! 



You will do a better job than I – I’m sure!  I’ll have to play around with this design after I finish my Going, Going, Gone stamp camp and convention projects. 

Wave goodbye to Party Hearty!


Enjoy!  Hugs, Fran

Updated: June 20, 2011 — 1:37 pm

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  1. Love what you did with this. Never thought to stamp the sentiment first. I’m still rather new at card making but have learned so much from your site. TFS

  2. I love the technique, and the grass looks so pretty with the colors you’ve used, Fran!! Love your fun birthday card too!!

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