mardi 30 novembre 2021

Good Things are worth waiting for

Hello everyone!
I want to remind you about our current challenge at the Dream Factory
The movie and theme for this month is 


Limitless
"No limits" - just make something you enjoy, or what meets your needs.



I took inspiration from the movie poster and created this masculine birthday card using the hot glue embossing technique. It consists of using a hot glue gun, embossing powder and an embossing heat gun....
...but check out this video (by Connie McFarlane), she shows it much better than I can explain!

Unlike the video, I made my background with acrylic paints and only then applied the hot glue. Since I had also stenciled and the paints don't dry very quickly on acrylic, the embossing powder stuck to some of those areas as well, but I still thought the result was interesting. I added a few splashes of gold to the strips and heated them again. Added the sentiments and glued the strips on.

I had used the technique before here and here. I really like the texture it gives - I think I should use it more often....



A closer view of the texture...




Linked up with:
Taylor Made Cards 4 U - Fall Colors
Sweet Stampin - Birthday to Us
Path of Positivity - Anything Goes with optional Twist: Be Grateful
The Corrosive Challenge - Anything Goes
613 Avenue Create - Anything Goes

  


Supplies:
Stamps: Sentiments (Stampin'Up);
Inks: Onyx Black (Versafine);
Stencil: Digits checked  (AALL & Create);
Acrylic paints, hot glue, embossing powder, gold ink, 

7 commentaires:

  1. Der Effekt ist einfach genial!! Bises

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  2. Fabulous design and layout- a very effective technique with lovely texture. Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this fortnight.
    Chris
    x

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  3. Wow, this is very creative and handsome with the great colors and texture! Wonderful design with the sentiment interspersed! Thanks so much for sharing this technique; I'm inspired to try this. So happy you shared with us at Path of Positivity! ~Katrina

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  4. Fabulous design, I love it..
    Thank you so much for joining in with us at 613 Avenue Create..hope you will play along again..

    Luv CHRISSYxx

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  5. Wonderful creatioin,love the colours and textures. Thanks for joining 613 Avenue Create. Anesha

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RGPD
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