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Tip: Mix and match "inchies" to create a collage or patchwork look.

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Inchie Art

Create card art made up of one inch canvas pieces.

Inchie Art
By Shari Carroll

Create card art made up of one inch canvas pieces.

Featured Product:
CL401 Speckled Ornaments


Hero Materials:
PW104 Embossing Powder - Clear
CG125 Friend Definition
CL383 Antique Engravings
CL395 Leaf Prints *
CL401 Speckled Ornaments *
CL414 Classic Messages *
AF155 Tim Holtz: Tea Dye Distress Dye Ink Pad *
AF160 Tim Holtz: Broken China Distress Dye Ink Pad *
VC250 VersaMark Watermark Stamp Pad
PS607 Mocha Layering Paper *
PS610 Snow Layering Paper
* limited availability

Additional Materials:
Ribbon


Instructions:
  1. Stamp the Ornament image with VersaMark ink on white cardstock. Clear embossing the image.
  2. Add the color by dabbing various Distress inks on a craft sheet. Spritz the ink lightly with water.
  3. Lay the stamped and embossed cardstock in the ink, pull it up and heat set to finish.
  4. If you want more color re-apply the ink. Allow the stamped and inked cardstock to dry.
  5. Stamp small images randomly onto your panel using the inks listed.
  6. Cut the stamped image into 1" strips. Then those strips are cut into 1" squares.
  7. Arrange the 1" squares randomly on white cardstock leaving an even spacing between them. Trim around squares.
  8. Mat this with dark brown cardstock. Tie ribbon around and attach to blue folded card.
  9. Stamp greeting just below squares.


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