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Kaleidacolor Thinking of You Card

Blend Kaleidacolor colors on an acrylic block to create a watercolor effect.


  1. Cut/score white cardstock to finished size of A7 (5˝ x 7˝).
     
  2. Ink the acrylic block with the Kaleidacolor Creole Spice inkpad.
  3. Spritz the inked acrylic block with water.
     
  4. Place the acrylic block, inked side down, onto the watercolor paper and turn (spin) the block slightly to blend the ink.
     
  5. Carefully lift the acrylic block and allow paper to dry completely.
     
  6. Stamp trees onto the colored background with Memento Luxe Tuxedo Black.
  7. Adhere onto white cardstock base.
     
  8. Stamp sentiment onto yellow cardstock with Memento Luxe Tuxedo Black.
     
  9. Add clear embossing powder to stamped sentiment and set with heat tool.
  10. Trim cardstock to size.
     
  11. Wrap end of sentiment strip with bakers twine; secure.
     
  12. Adhere finished sentiment layer onto the card.
by Maureen Cronin

Difficulty

Beginner - Easy

Time

1-2 hours

Materials Needed

From IMAGINE Crafts / Tsukineko

  • Kaleidacolor Dye Inkpad in Creole Spice
  • Memento Luxe Mixed Media Pigment Ink Tuxedo Black
  • Embossing Powder in Clear
     
  • a|Muse stamps: “Thinking Of You,” “Avian Notes”
  • Cardstock: watercolor paper, white cardstock (card base), yellow cardstock (sentiment)
  • acrylic block
  • spray bottle with water
  • baker’s twine
  • heat tool
  • adhesive


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