Rainbow Embossed Christmas Card | by Jeni

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Hi, are you super prepared and finished all your Christmas cards? I haven’t really started making any yet. This is only my second Christmas card.  The Luxe collection of Catherine Pooler inks is now complete but I find myself drawn towards brighter colours.  I use my favourite from Date Night and use them for heat embossing with cute fun stamp by Trinity Stamps.

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Watch the video here on the blog and read on for the written tutorial.


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Rainbow Embossed Slimline Card

Catherine Pooler – Date Night ink collection

Brutus Monroe – Fairy Dust embossing powder

Trinity Stamps – Tree-Mendous stamp and coordinating die

Catherine Pooler – On The Rocks slimline cover plate die

 

  • Add ink colour to a glass mat and spritz with water
  • Pounce Bristol Smooth card onto wet ink colour
  • Ink up the stamp with the same Date Night ink pads
  • Cover with Fairy Dust embossing powder and heat set

 

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  • Cover white card with Sticky Roll and die cut On The Rocks cover plate die
  • Stamp sentiment and trim into three banners
  • Foam mount to card panel and adhere to card base

 

Catherine Pooler dye inks stay wet longer. I love that you can use them for heat embossing with clear embossing powder but often forget this. The Fairy Dust embossing powder is clear with some sparkle – perfect for Christmas cards!

 

I hope you enjoyed this tutorial and will use your Catherine Pooler inks for heat embossing.  Share your heat embossed cards with us in the Paper Tree Tribe.

 

The specific products I use are linked to the shop above and you can find the basic card making supplies here and the here

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