BB: Shimmering Flower & Believe Card

Materials

  • GENERAL:
  • Inkssentials White Gloss Paper (Ranger)
  • Cardstock
  • SHIMMERING FLOWER CARD:
  • Cardstock: green; pumpkin
  • Olive rick rack
  • BELIEVE CARD:
  • Black cardstock
  • Believe Cardstock Stickers (The Paper Studio)

Tools

  • GENERAL:
  • Big & Juicy Rainbow ink pads (Ranger)
  • Inkssentials line (Ranger): Glossy Accents; Heatit Craft Tool
  • Perfect Pearls pigment powders (Ranger)
  • Large Inky Roller brayer (Ranger)
  • Palette knife or plastic credit card
  • Palette
  • Texturing tool or plastic fork
  • SHIMMERING FLOWER CARD:
  • Big & Juicy Foliage Rainbow ink pad (Ranger)
  • Perfect Pearls pigment powders (Ranger): Perfect Copper; Perfect Gold; Kiwi
  • Hannah Grand Adhesions Paper Flowers (K&Company)
  • BELIEVE CARD:
  • Stamps: Block of Words (Postmodern Design); Cracks Grunge Background (I Brake for Stamps)
  • Ink pads (Ranger): Big & Juicy Soothing Sunset Rainbow; Archival Plum, Jet Black
  • Perfect Pearls pigment powders (Ranger): Perfect Copper; Perfect Gold; Berry Twist

Directions

STEP 1

  • Make card base from cardstock.

STEP 2

  • Cut gloss paper smaller than card front; technique also works with black gloss paper. If desired, cut contrasting cardstock mat; set aside.

STEP 3

  • Brayer ink onto gloss paper; let dry. If desired, stamp background images onto inked paper.

STEP 4

  • Mix assorted pigment powders with Glossy Accents on palette and spread generously over inked paper using palette knife or credit card. Create designs with texturing tool or fork; let dry.

STEP 5

  • Assemble and embellish card, using photos as guides.
by Lynn Roberts
Shimmering Flower Card
Shimmering Flower Card Believe Card
Believe Card