Paper

QC: Embossed Paperweight

By  Keri Lee Sereika 

Materials

  • Heirloom Rectangle paperweight kit
  • Vanilla Cream Prismatics cardstock (Prism Papers)
  • Crystalina crystals (Kandi Corp.)

Tools

  • Modern Star, French Script & Leaves 3 Backgrounder stamps by Cornish Heritage Farms
  • Bisque Fluid Chalk ink (Clearsnap)
  • Lipstick Red Fluid Chalk Ink (Clearsnap)
  • Scissors
  • Adhesive
  • Top Boss Embossing Ink (Clearsnap)
  • Gold Embossing Powder
  • Professional Touch Hot Fix Applicator
  • 1. A simple handmade gift is a lovely way to show someone you care. Starting with an Heirloom Rectangle paperweight kit from www.photoweights.com, Modern Star, French Script & Leaves 3 Backgrounder stamps by Cornish Heritage Farms this gift can be created in less than 30 minutes.
  • 2. Simply stamp a piece of Vanilla Cream Prismatics cardstock (Prism Papers) with Leaves 3 Backgrounder inked in Bisque Fluid Chalk ink (Clearsnap).
  • 3. Stamp over the top of the first image at an angle using French Script Backgrounder inked in Lipstick Red Fluid Chalk Ink (Clearsnap). Cut to the size of the insert and adhere to the bottom of the paperweight, following the manufacturer's instructions. Stamp Modern Star in Top Boss Embossing Ink (Clearsnap) on the top surface of the paperweight and shake on Gold Embossing Powder. Heat to emboss. To add holiday sparkle and that "perfect finishing touch," apply a crystal to each corner using the Professional Touch Hot Fix Applicator and Crystalina crystals (Kandi Corp.).