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More Matelasse

I have a few more cards made with matelasse style backgrounds topped with bright brusho elements. I once again chose intricate dies for the backgrounds. In the cards above and below I embossed watercolour paper with the no two are alike die. For focal elements I die-cut the city skyline, some snowflakes and a couple of words from a panel painted with turquoise and cobalt blue brusho.

The background below was embossed with the bird flower doily then matted with the same painted paper I die cut the dove from. All the dies I used for these three cards are listed and linked below.

I used my big shot/big kick to emboss these panels and my ‘sandwich’ was:

  1. multipurpose platform with one tab showing and one flipped open out of the way
  2. cutting plate
  3. silicon mat
  4. watercolour paper (damp)
  5. die
  6. cutting plate

 

Supplies
Also: Tombow adhesive dots, zig two way glue pen
Paper: hot and cold pressed watercolour paper

 

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5 Comments on “More Matelasse”

  1. Clelie says:

    How lovely…thanks very much for the sandwich!!! and tips!

  2. Karen Jackson says:

    Excellent again heather. Now I just need some playtime!

  3. Stunning! Thank you for the helpful tips! xxx

  4. Pat says:

    I love all of these Heather with their fabulous embossed die background, and the brusho colours are gorgeous. x


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