How to Create a Card Using Stamps by Lisa Horton

Use pixie powders by Creative Expressions to create shimmering backgrounds, then use Lisa's stamps to create a scene. Add a sentiment by John Lockwood and you have a great little card.

How to Create a Card Using Stamps by Lisa Horton
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Ink up a background stamp with perfect medium and stamp onto a piece of paper. Sprinkle 2 colours of pixie powder onto the paper. Use your finger to make sure the stamped image has dust on all of it.

Ink up a background stamp with perfect medium and stamp onto a piece of paper. Sprinkle 2 colours of pixie powder onto the paper. Use your finger to make sure the stamped image has dust on all of it.

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Spray some water onto your image to bring the powder to life. Dry off using a heat gun or leave to dry naturally.

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Take your focal point stamp and place it where you want on your background. I used Watering Can archival ink.

Take your focal point stamp and place it where you want on your background. I used Watering Can archival ink.

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Stamp the branch under your bird. I turned the branch around to extend it out to the edge of the card.

Stamp the branch under your bird. I turned the branch around to extend it out to the edge of the card.

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Add the different leaves to the branch in various places.

Add the different leaves to the branch in various places.

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Using one of the flower sets, stamp various flowers along the bottom of your background. Ensure the stamp goes off the page and remember to put a scrap piece under where you are stamping.

Using one of the flower sets, stamp various flowers along the bottom of your background. Ensure the stamp goes off the page and remember to put a scrap piece under where you are stamping.

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Stamp your sentiment onto a seperate piece of card and heat emboss the stamped image. Colour using the same pixie powders that were used for the background.

Stamp your sentiment onto a seperate piece of card and heat emboss the stamped image. Colour using the same pixie powders that were used for the background.

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Matt and layer your background onto some black card and then onto a card blank. Matt the sentiment onto black and then attach to card with mounting foam.

Matt and layer your background onto some black card and then onto a card blank. Matt the sentiment onto black and then attach to card with mounting foam.

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