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Saturday, 10 May 2014

Sneaky peep # 3 for Sheena Douglass shows on Monday

Good morning Lovelies! Here's another sneaky peep of my samples for Sheena Douglass show on Create and Craft, Monday 9am and 3pm! Featuring the "A Taste of India" Embossing Folders.

For my sample I have used a "Faux Batik" technique using wax paper.

I started by running some wax paper through my Ebosser using the floral confetti folder, then sandwiched the wax paper between 2 bits of Centura pearl card (reverse side) then covered with a cloth and ironed using a hot "Dry" iron no steam, you won't see much but if you tilt it into the light you will see a slight pattern, you then ink over using distress inks, you get a positive and a negative pattern as you've used 2 bits of card, so 2 for 1, I embossed on a plain white card and cut out some flowers to embellish my card, a very simple design but effective I think?

Thank you for visiting today, don't forget to watch Sheena Monday or set the recorder, have a wonderful day, xx Zoe xx



Linda Simpson said...

This is fabulous, love the effect you have obtained using the Wax Paper. The colours are gorgeous, love them.

Linda xxx

Gwyneth said...

Your card looks gorgeous. I love your choice of colours and the effect of using the wax paper looks fab.

catherine said...

This looks fabulous Zoe and such a fantastic effect you have created. Will watch out for it on the shows
x catherine

Mrs O crafty blog said...

Great effect Zoe, Px

SARN said...

It certainly IS very effective indeed Zoe. Gorgeous colours and the pop of white against the luscious colours is PERFECT.

Thanks for dropping by my blog earlier - I had a great time at Eileen's Workshop and it was a pleasure to meet you earlier today.

Wow - your cards on the telly - YOU'RE the talented one! I didn't realise you were famous!

Hugs, Sarn xxx

Wendy McCarthy said...

So pretty Zoe, thanks for sharing the method, I'll give it a go! xx

rae d said...

Lovely technique hon xx

Theresa Pace said...

very pretty. need to have a go at this technique xx

Jan Frances said...

What a fantastic technique, must give it a try!
Nice to have met you yesterday at Eileen's class (Jan - next to Sarn!!) Love your work x