Thursday, September 19, 2013

From IMAGINE Crafts®/Tsukineko® Facebook posting, Renee Zarate shows how to make beautiful background papers for more than one card!

by Renee Zarate
Artist-in-Residence for IMAGINE Crafts®/Tsukineko®
"Who can "resist" AIR Renee's 3-D get well card?

From Millsrepco showing a posting from Hero Arts featuring papers from Basic Grey's Persimmon collection that's at the store . . .

Happy Autumn

Happy Autumn
By Tami Hartley

"Send a warm fall greeting with muted colors, gold embossing, and a fun 3-D window design.
Featured Product:
Hero Materials:
Embossing Powder - Gold
Embossing Gun
Leaves Autumn
Navy Mid-Tone Shadow Ink
Just Rust Mid-Tone Shadow Ink
VersaMark Watermark Stamp Pad
Kraft Notecards with Envelopes (8)
Snow Layering Paper
Persimmon Paper Pad

Additional Materials:
Ranger ink blending tool, VersaMark pen, foam adhesive 

  1. Cut four patterned paper pieces from the BasicGrey Persimmon paper pad, each measuring 3.75" x 1.25". Apply Just Rust ink to each strip with an ink blending tool.
  2. Adhere strips to Snow paper, leaving a border around edges. Set aside.
  3. Stamp "Happy Autumn" onto Snow paper scrap with Navy Ink. Draw a border around image with VersaMarker. Sprinkle on gold embossing powder and heat set.
  4. Run VersaMarker around all edges of a kraft notecard, sprinkle on gold embossing powder, and heat set.
  5. Glue message to card in desired position.
  6. Cut a window from patterned paper panel and mount to card with foam adhesive, allowing message to peek through window"

I have an early morning appointment so I'll be back later today!

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