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Best Day Ever - 02/27/2024

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Teal card blank 7 x 7"

White/black cardstock

HD3D Family Gathering 6 x 6" Embossing Folder

Christmas Advent Calendar: Sentiment die

SBM Pigment Ink Pad: Cotton

Confetti Ink: Goldmine

WOW heat tool

Water spray bottle

SBM A3 Magnetic glass mat

Paper Trimmer


Die Cutting machine


How To Guide - Step 1

Swipe your Cotton ink pad over the debossed side of the Family Gathering embossing folder. Spritz lightly with water. 

How To Guide - Step 2

Place a piece of black card measuring 5 1/2" square inside the folder and run it through your machine. Add more Cotton ink on to your embossed artwork as required. 

Optional: You can add splats of water to add more effect. 

NB: Pigment ink is very slow drying and WILL smudge, so dry your work thoroughly with a heat tool, before proceeding to the next step.  

How To Guide - Step 3

Add water to your Goldmine Confetti ink. Apply the ink lightly to your embossed image, using the pad of your finger. Start off lightly as you can always add more as required. 

How To Guide - Step 4

Once your artwork is completely dry, mat onto black card cut to 5 3/4" square, then onto white card measuring 6 1/4" square and finally onto your teal card blank. 

How To Guide - Step 5

Apply Goldmine generously, on to a piece of card 2 1/2 x 2". 

How To Guide - Step 6

Die cut the sentiment "Best Day Ever" (from the Advent Calendar) from the painted cardstock. 

How To Guide - Step 7

Finally, adhere to the top right of your project.