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Embossed Transparency Over Patterned Paper

Embossed Transparency Over Patterned Paper

Hello crafty friends! Lauren here, sharing this quick and easy floral card. I was digging through some of my patterned papers and re-discovered the Mermaid Lagoon paper pad. It is a retired pack, but Brutus Monroe offers quite a few other beautiful paper pads! This could be done with any patterned paper.

I started by trimming down the polka dot paper to 4.25 x 5.5 inches. I then heat embossed the Vintage Floral stamp onto a piece of transparency and set it with Raven embossing powder. I trimmed around half of the image so it would cover the bottom of the card front. I put double sided tape on the back of the card front, along the bottom and the edged, and wrapped the transparency around the bottom and the sides. It is a cool effect because it pops up off the page just enough to give it some dimension. I heat embossed the sentiment onto Raven cardstock with Alabaster EP and trimmed it down to a banner shape, then adhered it to the front with a piece of foam tape. I popped the whole card front up onto a mat of Raven cardstock with more foam tape, and then used black sequins in the flower centers to finish it off. 

Have you made any cool projects with the new Vintage Floral stamp yet? Post your creations on social media, and be sure to use the hashtags #BrutusMonroe and #CreateYourOwnEnding so we can see what you make! 

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