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« on: January 20, 2013 07:25:31 PM »

Okay, so it's hardly perfect, but here's my first crack at triple time stamping.  It took a wee bit of math (ack) to get the layers right, and then I buggered up the actual black stamp so it looked 'eh', hence the ribbon over the center and the pop-up circle, but I think it turned out pretty nicely.  I heat embossed the sentiment and used blue (China blue?  Maybe?) Distress Ink as well as two different turquoises for the background stamping.  Seriously, if I could, I'd heat emboss everything.  Still not great at getting all the little bits off, even with the anti-static thing I bought.  Advice is greatly appreciated!






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« Reply #1 on: January 25, 2013 04:51:04 AM »

It's beautiful!

I'm not a huge embosser, so I don't quite know what you mean by you don't "get all the little bits off". Are you referring to the embossing powder?
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« Reply #2 on: January 25, 2013 07:45:42 AM »

Thank you, Racky! 

And yes - the embossing powder stuck to some oils on the paper which is Sad because I did use the embossing buddy (basically it's a little muslin bag filled with baby powder or something to get rid of static.) 
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« Reply #3 on: January 25, 2013 07:47:21 AM »

I wish I knew what to do about that, but I'm sorry, I don't. Maybe just go ahead and emboss and call them "accents"?
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« Reply #4 on: January 25, 2013 08:05:14 AM »

I wish I knew what to do about that, but I'm sorry, I don't. Maybe just go ahead and emboss and call them "accents"?

Ha!  That is a fabulous idea!
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