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Monday, 28 November 2011

Crafty Cardmakers Challenge 57 - Heat Embossing

Well, this time on the Spotlight Challenge, it's my choice of technique, and I chose Heat Embossing. You can do anything you want as long as it includes some heat embossing.

We are kindly sponsored for this challenge by The Stampman (and Lady of course!) who are offering the winner the lovely prize pictured below.



Starburst Stains Brush on The Fun - Holiday Wreath

Deep, rich, vibrant colours with a two-toned shimmer!

These are all dye based products, which give them that vibrancy and can be used on any porous surface, (paper, wood, fabric, balsa, chipboard, etc).

Instructions on how to use: Add hot water, (filtered preferrably, especially with the stains), let sit at least 10 minutes.

Shake or stir before each use.
The only problem is that I'm not eligiblefor a chance to win, but you are, if you enter the challenge! So, show us your heat embossing!

I used this technique for the background on the card below. The butterflies were stamped with Versamark ink onto a shiny shoe catalogue then embossed with gold.


For the centre image, I stamped and heat embossed the image onto white card, then I coloured the image with Sakura Stardust pens which give the end result a 'jewelled' effect that I like.
So, show us your heat-embossing.  I'm looking forward to seeing what you come up with.

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges:
Sassy Cheryl's where anything goes,
Papercrafting Journey where anything goes,

Flutterby Wednesdays where the challenge is open this week,
My Mum's Craft Shop where the theme is 'Things with Wings',
Get Hippity with Ippity where they want embossing,
Stamps R Us where the theme is embossing.


13 comments:

Anonymous said...

This is gorgeous. I haven't done this faux tech for ages. (BTW I couldn't get your link to the tech to work). xx

Nannieflash said...

Oh Josephine that is just gorgeous. hugs Shirleyx

Sassy Cheryl said...

LOVE these deep, dark, rich colors.!!! Great technique and a stunning card.
Thanks for playing in the Sassy Cheryl's challenge this week!

Sally said...

A smashing card & wonderful embossing. The butterflies look so pretty.
Sally x

xxxtglxxx said...

Hi Josephine :)

Thanks so much for your lovely comments on my blog, your card is fantastic! It looks amazing.

The gold embossed card on my card was a 12 x 12 piece that I have had for years, and never wanted to cut into it, but I spent ages that day looking for the right shade of gold and so had to use it!! :D lol.

hugs

xxalisonxx

Tracy Heaton said...

Beautiful butterflies - wow. Thanks for taking part at MMCS
Tracy x

The Wired Angel said...

So glad you got to join us at Sassy Cheryl's challenge this week. Your card is lovely and perfect for the "Anything Goes" challenge. Peggy x

Tammy said...

Gorgeous creation!! I LOVE all of the embossed butterflies! Thanks for playing along with us at Stamps R Us!
Tammy :)

Mel said...

Just gorjuss honey!
The colours are beautiful! And of course I love it even more because of the butterflies heee!
Hugs M xxx

Julia said...

Beautiful card! Thanks for joining us at GHWI. Hugs, Julia-DT

Dolly Daydreams said...

Hi there, what beautiful embossing and gorgeous butterflies so perfectly crafted and such lovely colurs.

Marie

alethea said...

This is a beautiful card!!!! Thanks for joining us at PCJ! Hugsxx

Scrapcat 1 said...

I love the technique you have used for this card and I had a look at your boxes they look fabulous!

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