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White card blank 7 x 5"

White card

Watercolour 3D Elegant Frame Embossing Folder

Mulberry Frames Stamp and Die Collection

Mulberry & Gold 5 x 7" Vellum Pack

Mulberry & Gold 8 x 8" Paper Pack

WOW embossing ink pad

WOW heat tool

WOW Gold embossing powder

Anti-static bag

Gold Gilding Wax

Sanding block/sandpaper/emery board

Eureka 101 Watercolour Tablet

SBM Magnetic glass mat

Paper Trimmer

Perfect Together Glue

Double-sided adhesive tape

Foam pads

Die Cutting machine


How To Guide - Step 1

Trim this decorative paper, from the Mulberry & Gold paper pack, to 6 1/2 x 4 1/2".

How To Guide - Step 2

Place inside the Elegant Frame embossing folder and run it through your machine. 

How To Guide - Step 3

"Sand back" the embossed frame with a sanding block or emery board. 

How To Guide - Step 4

Using the pad of your finger, lightly apply Gold gilding wax over the embossed frame. Buff with a soft cloth, to enhance the shine. Start off by adding the wax lightly, as you can always add more but you cannot remove it!

Pop to one side. 

How To Guide - Step 5

Wipe over a piece of white card with your anti-static bag.

Ink up the frame stamp, from the Mulberry Frames Stamp and Die Collection, with the WOW sticky, embossing ink and stamp on to the card.

Apply the Gold embossing powder over your stamped frame, then make sure your heat tool is hot, before heat setting the powder.  

How To Guide - Step 6

Wipe over the embossed frame with the anti-static bag, before stamping the sentiment with the embossing ink, in the centre of the embossed frame. Apply the embossing powder and heat set as before. 

I decided to use my frame as a diamond, but the orientation is your choice. 

How To Guide - Step 7

Use the coordinating die to cut it out, before popping it aside. 

How To Guide - Step 8

Tear a panel of vellum from the Mulberry & Gold Vellum Pack, 7" in length and as wide as you want.  

How To Guide - Step 9

Place the vellum panel just off centre right, tuck the top and bottom edges over the back of the embossed paper and secure on the reverse with double-sided tape. 

How To Guide - Step 10

Adhere to your white card blank. 

How To Guide - Step 11

To finish, use foam pads to adhere your embossed sentiment frame to your card.