Joseph and Mary Metal Stencil by Louise Healy


  1. Fold a  4 1/4" x 11" piece of cream cardstock in half to form an A2  top fold card
  2. Tape a 4 1/4" x 5 1/2" piece of chocolate brown to the front of the card
  3. Use the Jumbo Acrylic Handle to create a collage of the sayings from the Joyful Phrases set, ink with Desert Sand and stamp on a  4" x 5 1/4" piece of cream cardstock, repeat on a smaller  1 1/4" x 1 1/2" piece, then stamp the Joyful, Joyful saying with Rich Cocoa ink on the smaller piece
  4. Use an ink blusher to rouge a little Desert Sand ink around the edges of the background and saying
  5. Tape the stencil over the stamped background (near the bottom) and apply Gold Embossing Paste using a Palette Knife and Paste Spreader, remove and clean the stencil, let paste dry
  6. Attach the pasted layer to the card front
  7. Mount the saying to a 1 1/2" x 1 3/4" chocolate brown mat, then to the front of the card toward the upper right side

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Also uses these supplies:

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper®
Chocolate Classic® Classic Cream Linen Cover Stock by Neenah Paper®
Memento™ Desert Sand & Rich Cocoa Inks by Tsukineko®
Ink Blusher ZipDry™
Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives™  

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