Metallic Dreams


  • IMAGINE Crafts/Tsukineko: Memento: Desert Sand; Encore Metallic: Bronze, Copper, Champagne, Purple, Pink, Green; Versamark Dazzle: Frost; Walnut Ink spray: Terra Cotta; Embossing Powder: Clear; InkBlushers
  • Stamps: Stamp-It Australia Dreamer Collection: ‘Take Flight’ and ‘Dreamer’ (from Crafter’s Companion USA)
  • Cardstock: Spectrum Noir Ultra Smooth White (from Crafter’s Companion USA); Bazzill (base only)
  • Other: Ribbon (May Arts); Floral Wonder 8×8 embossing folder (from Crafter’s Companion USA and/or Crafter’s Companion UK); random clips


Step 1: Stamp largest background image on white cardstock using Versamark ink. Pour on clear embossing powder and heat set (tip: heat from underneath cardstock).

Step 2: Sponge Encore Metallic inks on using InkBlushers. Buff ink off of embossed background using clean paper towel.

Step 3: Repeat the embossing process with the sentiment image. Sponge Encore Metallic ink on with InkBlusher and buff off with a paper towel again. Apply different Encore Metallic ink directly to edges of panel from ink pad.

Step 4: Stamp extra images on white cardstock with Encore Metallic inks. Fussy cut. Spritz all images with Walnut Ink.

Step 5: Emboss card base and rub Memento ink pad directly onto raised portions. Adhere all elements to card base as desired.

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