Saturday, 12 October 2013

Day 2 - Embossing Through


This is one of the techniques from Day 2 of T!m's CC102 class, it's called embossing through.  He used one of his new layered stencils combined with embossing powder and distress inks.  I used a circles stencil and salty ocean, broken china, vintage photo and walnut stain distress inks.  If you want to know more about the technique you'll have to buy into the class.


Stamped the umbrella man and row of birds in black archival.

Over at PanPastelUk this week they have a theme of water, so I'm entering my tag as I think the blue circles look like water especially as they have been embossed even though it doesn't show up so well on the photo.

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and was also chosen as the random winner too, here.


6 comments:

craftimamma said...

This was one of my favourite techniques in the course and your tag looks brilliant. Love those colours together! Oooh you have some of my favourite ribbon ;D.

Hugs
Lesley Xx

Lin said...

Ahhh the embossing techniques lol!! you are doing some great stuff here Sam x

Buttons said...

Now that's clever - embossed rain! Jenny x

Tracy said...

Beautiful Sam, love the background you created!!!
Thank you so much for joining in over at Premium Crafts Pan Pastel Challenge and good luck.
Hugs
Tracy
xoxo

Buttons said...

Well done on your Pan Pastel win Sam! Jenny x

butterfly said...

Oh yum... I've been browsing through your samples and of course had to stop here - my favourite colour combination, and gorgeous patina to this - wow! Congrats on your PP double too!
Alison xx

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