Distressing/Antiquing with Instant Coffee
From the book “Tantalizing Textures” By Trudy Sigurdson
Color with water & instant coffee, sprinkle lightly with fine instant coffee and add rock salt.
Note: Black coffee registers at 5.0.
Baby Footprint Stamp made with fist.
Large toe made with the Index Finger, smaller toes made with Baby Finger.
Can also use a Bleach Pen.
Stamp made with fist. Large toe made with the Index Finger, smaller toes made with Baby Finger.
Dry/Stencil Embossing on Vellum
“The Encyclopedia of Scrapbooking” Janet Ciaramitaro
Note: Use glue that doesn’t leave marks or vellum glue.
Edges inked using a Dauber or Pouncer.
Place stencil onto Light-box, window or light-source.
The thicker the stencil the better it works.
Place cardstock, vellum or paper, etc. with wrong side up over stencil.
Use a stylus to draw and fill design on the.
Bring out design with watercolor, pastels, chalks, etc.