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ART is in my DNA by Heather

Hi everyone...
Heather back again and for today's make I've used the fabulous and wonderful new Changer powders... and I'm addicted!  I've used all three on this card, Glisten, Sheen and Texture with a clear powder simply because initially, I was just experimenting.
 The background is made using Distress Oxide ink pads and then I've taken a PaperArtsy stencil (#PS101) and used a sponge dabber to add the embossing ink from the pad and then sprinkled the different powders on.
You can really see (and feel!) the difference between the three different textures.  Sheen has a soft, satin finish whereas Texture has a real scratchy feel to it and feels like sand almost.  Glisten does exactly exactly what it says... sparkles and twinkles! 
The stamp sets I've used are both Aall & Create and  the nibs stamp (#276) has been stamped using Metallic Silver Superfine powder and then coloured using Arteza Brush pens.
The paintbrush (#277) has been heat embossed in three parts.  The handle has been embossed using Metallic Copper Superfine and the crimp part in Metallic Gold.  The bristles have been heat using Oiled Slate from the Dockside Trio by Jo Firth-Young.  
The perfect sentiment fort his card comes courtesy of Visible Image's 'The World Needs Art' sentiment set and it's a set I use all the time.  Here I've heat embossed it onto black and then white card using Opaque Bright White before adding it to the card using foam tape.

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  1. The colours are great Heather and the nibs and paintbrush with the sentiment really complement one another, also the embossing in the background looks so pretty. A super card! x

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  2. This is fabulous. I love the colors and textures. [Bunny]

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