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Hi, Welcome to my Blog. I'm an avid crafter; Scrapbooking, Cards, ATCs, Tags, Altered Books, Art Journaling, Décopatch, Knitting, Crochet, and Embroidery amongst other things. I live in Surrey, UK with my husband and son. For exercise I play badminton and I have been Geocaching since 2009 and now and again Pokémon Go. Recently I got back to Ballroom and Latin Dancing too. I run a UK based on-line papercraft group.

Sunday, 4 November 2012

An Attitude of Gratitude #04

 Today for the Gratitude Journal technique we were asked to stamp with an embossing folder. This was completely new to me, never even thought of doing it before.

Our scripture was about time and the only appropriate folder I have is the Darice cogs one. I practiced once and was thrilled with the result so I stamped the positive top right and the negative bottom left. I also happened to have a stamp of the scripture so used that too.


I used some green paint with a Tesco card to cover the pages initially and pearlescent pink to cover the number dies. I even had a go with my new white pen which seems to work nicely.

I added some Crushed Olive and Walnut Stain Distress Inks aswell.

6 comments:

Bernice Hopper said...

I love it. The cogs came out really well.

Sunshine Girl said...

Very nice - I love all of the pages you have made so far.

Fishcake_random said...

I love the cogs and the numbers.
x x x

NatashaMay said...

Very steampunk. :) Love it!

Karen said...

Your journal is looking so lovely BJ xxx

Fiona said...

Looks good