I received the latest Impressions magazine a few days ago and wanted to try out a new technique they showcased on the cover regarding mixing embossing powders to create a dappled effect. They used black and white but I chose to mix gold and black (you guessed it, I don't have white!) to try and recreate the effect. You may not be able to see the results too well in the photos but it did work and looks very nice. As I was using black and gold I decided to go for a vintage/shabby chic look so used Rose Red, Crumb Cake and a hint of black to finish off the card.
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What I used:
Card: Very Vanilla, Black, Rose Red, Crumb Cake
Ink: Crumb Cake, Versamark Watermark.
Stamp Sets: Fresh Cuts, Sincere Salutations
Tools and other fun stuff: Floral Fusion Sizzlets die, Basic Pearls, Stampin' Dimensionals, gold embossing powder, black embossing powder, embossing buddy, heat gun, Scalloped Border punch, Scalloped Oval punch, Wide Oval punch.