Ginkgo Bough by Louise Healy

1. Fold a 7" x 10" piece of Grasshopper cardstock in half to form an A7 card.
2. Tape the Ginko Bough stencil to a 4 1/4" x 5 1/2" piece of white cardstock with removable tape.
3. Use a palette knife and paste spreader to apply a coat of Metallic Gold embossing paste over the image, remove stencil and place in water for cleaning.
4. Use the soft paint brush to pick up small amount of the F/X powders and tap over the wet paste, tap off excess powders, heat with a heat tool until paste is slightly bubbled, let cool, buff off extra powder with a Swiffer cloth.
5. Place the Ginko Bough stencil on the front of the card and use an ink blusher to apply VersaMark through the stencil, remove the stencil, sprinkle with aged gold embossing enamel, heat set.
6. Move the stencil to another part of the card front and repeat Step 5 until front of card is filled.
7. Adhere the pasted image to a green mat and use foam tape to apply the image to the front of the card.
8. Use Fitted Frames Set B, size G to cut frames from green and white.
9. Stamp the words on the white frame with VersaMark, sprinkle with Detail Gold Embossing Powder, tap off extra, heat set.
10. Adhere words to the green mat, mount to card front with foam tape.
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Also uses these supplies:

  • FX10 Kiwi Metallic F/X Powder
  • FX18 Cocoa Metallic F/X Powder
  • ​My Colors Cardstock by My Mind's Eye (Grasshopper)
  • Soft Bristle Paintbrush
  • Ink Blusher
  • Swiffer® Cloth
  • Foam Tape by Tombow®
  • Scotch® Double-Sided Tape by 3M®
  • 1/2" Removable Tape by 3M®

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