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"Texture Me" ATC's with Jessica Larios

Hello, again my beautiful crafty friends! I hope you all are doing well on this fine day. As you know I am a guest mixed media designer for WOW! Embossing Powde r this month!! Yaaaass! I couldn't be more thrilled, seriously! This has been such an awesome experience. I've had a lot of fun experimenting with these powders, I can barely contain it! Today we will be playing around with multiple mediums to catch their results when using embossing powders. I must say, this was quite fun, you will begin to learn what kind of texture medium you want with different projects. Each medium provides a totally different look and finished product. Let's have some fun and get the heat going! 1. Let's begin by using our different pastes through our chosen stencil *One paste for each card* WOW! Isn't that just a glorious sight to feast your eyes!?! 2. To give our backgrounds some color and life, we will add our embossing powders I used a different powder for each card background Gold

VIDEO| Three ways to add texture and shine

Hej and Welcome! It's Martina here with you today, showing how I have created these three tags with texture and shine! There is also a Video on the WOW! Youtube Channel: *just klick here to watch it* - For my first tag I have been doing the following: Applying Texture Paste (I have been using "Schmincke Leichtstrukturpaste") through the stencil. Pouring "Splash Embossing Glitter" over the freshly applied, still wet Texture Paste. Making sure that everything is completely dry. Slowly melting the Embossing Powder on top of the Texture Paste on the lower speed of the Heat Tool. This gives you a nice layer of Embossing Powder on top of the raised texture!   For my second tag I have been following these steps: Applying "Tacky when Dry" Medium throug the stencil. Setting the tag aside to dry really well (the Medium gets clear when it is dry!). Cutting a small piece of the "Ice Blue FabFoil" Placing the FabFoil on the dry medium and stick the Foil t

VIDEO | Gold Emboss Zentangle & Hand Lettering

Heat embossing is one of the most striking embellishments you can add to your cards, scrapbooking, and papercraft projects. Today, I demonstrate how to gold heat emboss a Zentangle® drawing and hand lettering. Learn to heat emboss without stamping, hand lettering for beginners, and two easy Zentangle patterns in this short video tutorial. Watch here or in HD on YouTube. While you're there we'd love it if you like, subscribe, and share it with friends.  Zentangle Zentangle is an easy to learn, relaxing, method of drawing repeating patterns. The patterns I've used today are shattuck and flux. Be sure to watch the video to learn these simple patterns. They look more complicated than they are.  Included in this design, is one of my first attempts at hand-lettering. Hi, is perfect for beginners like me.  Heat Embossing Is easy to forget that you can heat emboss without stamping. Simply, draw a few lines and dots, and fill in the lettering with the WOW! Embossing Pen and heat emb