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Vibrant Alcohol Ink Floral Trims A2 Card Tutorial

Thank you for joining me for this Vibrant Alcohol Ink Floral Trims A2 Card Tutorial. Let's jump right in.

I started by trimming down my black matte to be 1/8th of an inch smaller than my A2 base and a piece of Yupo paper to be 1/8th of an inch smaller than my black matte. Then I brought in 6 colours of Alcohol ink in Raspberry, Splendour, Sunshine Yellow, Elixir, Tranquil and Amethyst with some Blending Solution and the air blower to create my rainbow background. I worked between the colours and the blending solution until I was happy with the outcome.

I let the alcohol ink panel dry fully before placing it in my Misti and stamping one of the Floral Trims stamps on top with Stazon Jet black ink three times to get a bold stamping. For some added interest and to make the flowers stand out even more I white heat embossed and fussy cut out just the floral images from the same stamp set and adhered them on top of the yupo panel with Thin 3D foam squares for some added dimension. For some extra bling I also used some silver glitter and added it to the centre of the flowers, Then all that was left was to adhere all the layers and call this beautiful card finished.

Thank you so much for taking this quick look at my Vibrant Alcohol Ink Floral Trims A2 Card Tutorial. If you would like a more in-depth look please check out the video below, I also have a complete supplies list in case you want to know exactly what I used. I hope to see you again very soon!!

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Tim Holtz Floral Trims Stamp set

White 110lb Cardstock (Base)

Black Cardstock

Tim Holtz White Yupo Paper

Bazzill 40lb Heavy Weight Velum

Tim Holtz Blending solution

Tim Holtz Air Blower

Tim Holtz Raspberry Alcohol Ink

Tim Holtz Splendor Pearl Alcohol Ink

Tim Holtz Sunshine Yellow Alcohol Ink

Tim Holtz Elixir Pearl Alcohol Ink

Tim Holtz Tranquil Pearl Alcohol Ink

Tim Holtz Amethyst Alcohol Ink

Tim Holtz Glass media mat

Tim Holtz paper trimmer


Jet Black Stazon Ink

Versamark ink

Anti-static Powder Bag

Embossing heat tool

Coffee Filters

Brutus Monroe Alabaster White Embossing Powder

Nuvo Deluxe Glue

Art Glitter glue

Fine Glue Tip

Silver glitter

Distress Rock Candy Glitter

Thin 3D Foam Squares

Tim Holtz Shears

Tim Holtz mini Snips

1/8 inch Scor-tape

Grey Reverse Tweezers

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