Posts made in February, 2015

Show Your Appreciation With A Personalized Card That Is Embossed

Posted by on Feb 23, 2015 in Blog, Entertainment

Create personalized greeting cards that are embossed to show your family and friends how much they are appreciated. Making greeting cards is an activity that does not require many materials or any experience. Use The Following Materials card stock stencils pencil craft paint thin paintbrush embossing ink embossing powder glass dish stamper envelopes old newspaper foil tray heat gun ruler scissors printer paper Draw The Outlines Fold pieces of card stock in half to form cards. Draw a picture on the front of each one with a pencil. Use stencils or a template that you have printed out if you would like to have pictures and letters that you can easily trace. Use a ruler to assist with keeping the words straight and evenly spaced out. Add Embossing Powder And Heat It Up Cover your work surface with newspaper. Decide which parts of the card stock to emboss. Embossing will create raised, smooth surfaces that will stand out. Use a thin paintbrush to apply embossing ink to one of the cards. Put the card on a metal tray and sprinkle embossing powder onto the ink. Make sure that the powder is evenly applied and covers all of the ink. Turn on the heat gun and hold the tip a...

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