How to Combine Foil With Relics and Artifacts

Ambassador Milagros C Rivera combines several techniques to teach you how to work with foil in your designs!

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How to Combine Foil With Relics and Artifacts
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Gather your supplies, the transfer gel is a brand new, awesome product that works when heated and grabs your foil over a beautiful raised texture. It will be available March 2017, look for it!!!

Gather your supplies, the transfer gel is a brand new, awesome product that works when heated and grabs your foil over a beautiful raised texture. It will be available March 2017, look for it!!!

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Fill your stencil with the transfer gel. I'm experimenting over tissue because it's easier to layer over or in this case inside my wood tray

Fill your stencil with the transfer gel. I'm experimenting over tissue because it's easier to layer over or in this case inside my wood tray

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When you use the transfer over a solid surface the transfer is perfect. Tissue is soft so some if it spilled on the sides. I'm not too concerned since this is mixed media after all. Set aside to dry

When you use the transfer over a solid surface the transfer is perfect. Tissue is soft so some if it spilled on the sides. I'm not too concerned since this is mixed media after all. Set aside to dry

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Yes it's nail polish, but it works great on the relics and leaves a beautiful enamel finish for the perfect shade of red !

Yes it's nail polish, but it works great on the relics and leaves a beautiful enamel finish for the perfect shade of red !

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Once your transfer gel is dry, put the foil shiny side up make a paper jacket and get it through your laminator. Deco foil is designed to sustain heat and works beautifully

Once your transfer gel is dry, put the foil shiny side up make a paper jacket and get it through your laminator. Deco foil is designed to sustain heat and works beautifully

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Reveal time!!! Gives you a beautiful impression with the foil!

Reveal time!!! Gives you a beautiful impression with the foil!

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Layer the tissue inside your tray and embellish with the flower and jewels!  They kinda look like strands in her hair!

Layer the tissue inside your tray and embellish with the flower and jewels! They kinda look like strands in her hair!

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I wanted more depth so I recycled an almost empty piece of red foil over the frame of my tray

I wanted more depth so I recycled an almost empty piece of red foil over the frame of my tray

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See the small specks of red over her face!

See the small specks of red over her face!

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Add your title and enjoy! Come visit the Muse for more inspiration  www.sandraevertson.com

Add your title and enjoy! Come visit the Muse for more inspiration www.sandraevertson.com

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