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Tip:
• Place project in a cardboard box to catch overspray/protect work surface.
• Test spray before proceeding with project to determine distance needed for intensity of color desired.
• Spray with conviction (don't hesitate while depressing the nozzle button) to achieve the most consistent spray pattern; hesitating tends to cause a lot of drips/drops instead of a misting.
• Avoid heavily saturating with spray to avoid "seeping" underneath stencils.
• Choose colors that blend well with each other to avoid muddying of colors.

Suggested Materials:
CL744 Good Times Clear Stamp Set
SA021 Zig Zag Pattern Stencil
WM105 Neon Yellow Spray
WM104 Neon Orange Spray
WM103 Neon Pink Spray
AF248 India Ink
VC250 Versamark Pad
PW110 White Embossing Powder
PS610 Snow Layering Paper
PS697 Midnight Layering Paper (black)

VIDEO: Colorful Backgrounds with Neon Sprays
By Julie Ebersole

Use Neon Sprays and a stencil to create a background with vibrant "pop"!


Instructions:
Watch Julie's video below for a complete how-to. (Click the fullscreen button in the lower right to see it larger.)

  1. Place stencil over Snow panel and mist with 3 colors of spray; allow to dry.
  2. Stamp floral images with India ink over top.
  3. Trim panel to 4 x 5.25" and mount to Snow card base.
  4. White emboss "hi" onto scrap of black card stock and punch out with 1.75" circle punch.
  5. Glue a wad of black thread to back of "hi" piece, then 3D mount to card front.