Paper

Brayered Texture Background Card

By  Lynn Roberts 

size: 6"x6"

Materials

  • Cardstock: Inkssentials Gloss White (Ranger Ink); terra cotta; yellow; plum

Tools

  • Honeycomb Texture Plate (Fiskars)
  • Stamps: pineapple (Rubber Cottage); You Are a Blessing (Stampabilities)
  • Ink pads (Ranger Ink): Banana, Plum Archival; Foliage Big and Juicy Rainbow pad
  • Brayer
  • Water mister
  • Facial tissue
  • 1. Cut 5-1/4" glossy white cardstock square.
  • 2. Brayer texture plate with rainbow ink pad. Spritz inked plate with water; spray lightly to blend colors or more heavily to create puddles of color.
  • 3. Place glossy paper face down on inked plate and brayer the back to transfer the ink; clean brayer.
  • 4. Brayer Banana ink over the texture plate-stamped image; clean brayer. Lightly buff with tissue to remove excess ink.
  • 5. Using Plum ink, stamp pineapple and sentiment over prepared background. Mat stamped panel on terra cotta and yellow cardstock. Adhere to card.