New stamping techniques shared every Thursday featuring different Stampin' Up! products.

Today’s THURSDAY TECHNIQUES & TIPS is focusing on a STAMPING 101 TECHNIQUE.  EMBOSSING!  I love the shiny raised look of embossing.  It’s simple to do and gives your cards such an elegant and amazing look!

Technique & Tip Thursday: Embossing 101. Simple instructions for embossing using Dragonfly Dreams bundle. By Jackie Bolhuis

Seems like I always emboss a lot during the holidays, and then forget about it….trying to dig out the powder and heat gun more often because it is so beautiful year round!

Step by Step Instructions for project posted

Step by step instructions for heat embossing using Embossing Powder and Heat Tool. Jackie Bolhuis

Finish card as desired:

Technique & Tip Thursday: Embossing 101. Simple instructions for embossing using Dragonfly Dreams bundle. By Jackie Bolhuis

Technique & Tip Thursday: Embossing 101. Simple instructions for embossing using Dragonfly Dreams bundle. By Jackie Bolhuis

Card Recipe for project posted

  • Crumb Cake Card Base:  8 1/2″ x 5 1/2″
  • Island Indigo scrap
  • Whisper White circle–cut with Stitched Shapes Framelits
  • Gold Glimmer Paper:  1/2″ x 4″

 

Products used on project posted today

Here are the main products used……if you are viewing this post in your email, these products do not show up!  Just click on the title of the post to go to the blog and you will see them!  Click on any of the pictures to view the products online and to place an ordered.  Looking for a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator?  I would love to help you with all your stamping needs!

Step by step instructions for heat embossing.

Here is another example:

Technique & Tip Thursday: Embossing 101. Simple instructions for embossing using Flourishing Phrases stamp set. By Jackie Bolhuis

There is WHITE EMBOSSING on the Marina Mist layer, then it really pops with the cut out white leaves.  And I love white embossing on black–it really pops!

Card Recipe for project posted

  • Whisper White Card Base:  11″ x 4 1/4″ & scraps
  • Basic Black:  3 7/8″ x 5 1/8″ and 7/8″ x 3 7/8″
  • Marina Mist:  3 3/4″ x 5″

Step by step instructions for heat embossing on your cards using Flourishing Phrases. By Jackie Bolhuis

Products used on project posted today

Here are the main products used……if you are viewing this post in your email, these products do not show up!  Just click on the title of the post to go to the blog and you will see them!  Click on any of the pictures to view the products online and to place an ordered.  Looking for a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator?  I would love to help you with all your stamping needs!

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