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Wonderful - 06/19/2023

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White card blank 7 x 7"

Black card 5 3/4" square

White/black cardstock

Watercolour HD3D Into The Forest Embossing Folder 

Saying Hello Stamp and Die Collection

Secret Forest 8 x 8" paper pack

SBM Hybrid Ink Pad: Midnight

SBM Pigment Ink Pad: Cotton

Distress Ink Pad: Black Soot

Gold gilding wax

Water spray bottle

Eureka 101 Watercolour Tablet

SBM Magnetic glass mat

Paper Trimmer

Perfect Together Glue

Foam pads

Die Cutting machine


How To Guide - Step 1

Remove these 3 papers from the Secret Forest paper pack and trim each one to 5 1/2" square. 

How To Guide - Step 2

Ink up the debossed side of the embossing folder with the Black Soot, spritz with water and place the first paper inside. Run through your machine. 

How To Guide - Step 3

Repeat with the second paper. 

How To Guide - Step 4

Repeat again, with your third decorative paper. 

How To Guide - Step 5

For this first paper, lightly apply your Gold gilding wax over the embossed areas and buff with a soft cloth, to lift the shine. 

How To Guide - Step 6

For this paper, gently swipe your Black Soot ink pad over the embossed areas. 

How To Guide - Step 7

For the last, darker paper, swipe your Cotton pigment ink pad over the embossed areas. 

Dry all the inked papers thoroughly, before proceeding to the next step. 

How To Guide - Step 8

Tear the pink embossed paper, leaving the left hand side untouched. 

Repeat with the green paper, this time leaving the right edge of the paper untouched. 

NB: Don't throw away the leftover, torn panels as you can use these for other projects. 

How To Guide - Step 9

Line up all the embossed leaves, before adhering the pink flush down the left side of the gold embossed paper and the green flush with the right side. Lift and scrunch the torn edges, to add effect and dimension to your artwork. 

How To Guide - Step 10

Wipe your Black Soot ink pad around the 4 sides of your papers, bringing them all together. 

How To Guide - Step 11

Adhere on to the black card trimmed to 5 3/4" square. 

How To Guide - Step 12

Stamp the "Wonderful" sentiment, from Saying Hello, in Midnight, on to a piece of white card. Secure the coordinating die in place. Pop the layering die on to black card and run both through your machine. 

How To Guide - Step 13

Adhere the detailed sentiment on to the black mat. 

How To Guide - Step 14

Adhere to the bottom left of your embossed artwork, before adhereing this on to your white card blank, to finish.