Nov 30, 2016

Mini Verse Album

Hey Friends, welcome back to my blog today.  It is nearing the end of November and I have to say how pleased I am with the weather, for Ontario, this time of year we most often have snow and cold temps and touching wood, so far, this fall has been amazing.

The winner from our recent Black Friday Peek Blog Hop has been announced
Diana Joy. who came from  Angelicas Blog.   Diane will need to email with her details.

Today I am sharing with you, what i am calling, a Mini Verse Album, designed using the Stamps from the Black Friday release and i also tried something different. 

 I wondered how could i use the mini Minc Machine on these images.  So i stamped all the images i wanted to use with black ink, scanned them into my computer, and then, printed them out on my laser printer.  I then cut them down to 6x6 and ran them through my mini minc machine, i have to say, i was amazed.  I love how the gold foil reacts, its almost holographic. here are some details of this mini verse album which i created from scratch.

NO, this is not embossing, this is foiling, with gold foil and the Minc Machine!

I used three colors of foil through this album gold, rose gold, and red on the verse images. And unless you turn the tags i created into the light, you cannot tell they are foiled.

I have to say, that this has got to be one of my most favorite projects i have created int he plus thre years i have been with heartfelt, i think because i tried something different, and the result is amazing, you can be sure i will be using gold foiling more often on my projects, until next tim, Happy Scrapping.

Mini Verse Album
HCDP1 266 Under the Sea Paper Collection
HCD1 796  Tropical Hibiscus Die
HCPC 3736 Tropical Hibiscus Cling Stamp
HCD1 797 Under the Sea Coral Die
HCPC 3737 Under the Sea Coral Cling Stamp Set
HCD 7120 Fleur Border Basics Die
HCD1 7121 Elegant Border Basics Die
HCPC 3763 Courage and Strength Cling Stamp
HCPC 3764 All Things Are Possible Cling Stamp
HCPC 3765 Soar on Eagles Wings Cling Stamp
HCD1-745- Luggage and Tag Die
1259723 Art Institute (Dries Clear)
HCST1-401- Deluxe Flower Shaping Tool Kit
71006 – Rose Coral Chalk Ink
ANC 850 – Spring Bling Prills

Other Materials: Peeled Paint Distress Ink; Vintage Photo Distress Ink;  Foam Adhesive; Gold Glimmer Mist; Cowboy Glaze; Twinkle Dust; Gold Thread; Trinket Pins ;  Black Chipboard; Stamping Up Cardstock; white card; Mini Minc Machine; Gold Foil; Seam binding; Fab Scraps Metal Embellishment; Scanner and Laser Printer. Tuxedo Black Ink; white card stock

Instructions; Cut three pieces of chipboard measuring 5x5, cover front and back with paper from collection. Cut two strips from back card measuring 1x5. Score at one quarter inch on each long end and attach page cover to page 2, and page 2 to page three using this as a binding. Cut pockets for each page and use the Fleur Border and Elegant borders to form pocket using papers in collection. Stamp images from 3763; 3764; 3765 on white card with black ink, scan using scanner, then print using laser printer.  This will allow you to run through the Minc Machine using desired Foil. Cut down to fit pockets,  mat with papers in collection, tie ribbon, or staple a tag pull. Stamp and cut two sets of hibiscus flowers; leaves, and coral, along with Jelly Fish. Colour using inks and mold with Deluxe shaping Tool Kit. Attach Prills to Stamens.  Adhere to front cover and inside pages.  Detail with Stickles

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