Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Monthly Technique Challenge: EMBOSSED EMBOSSING

Hello and welcome to our monthly technique challenge! This challenge runs from January 15th to February 14th and the theme is...
EMBOSSED EMBOSSING 
What is embossed embossing you ask? It's a dry embossed cardstock (from an embossing folder) that is brayered with embossing ink over the raised design and heat embossed with an embossing powder. You will want to use an anti-static pouch on the paper before brayering and heat embossing. If you do not have a brayer, you can use the "face" of a sponge (not the sides) to lightly apply embossing ink to the raised design. Click here for a Splitcoast tutorial for this technique.

Join us for this challenge and your chance to win $20 of rubber stamps from SweetStamps.com

Get an extra chance to win when you use a SweetStamps image on your creation. Rules are listed in the sidebar and instructions can be found at the bottom of this post.

Check out these awesome embossed embossing creations from our DT Sweeties:





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WIN MORE FREE STAMPS! 
Join our monthly challenge
You can use any stamp on your challenge entry, but if you use a SweetStamps image, you will get two entries into the giveaway! To enter the challenge, please add the URL to your actual blog post or online gallery to the InLinkz at the end of this post. Please do not link to your main blog; we want to be able to find your post to leave you comments. Also, please link back to our blog.

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Remember, you can only enter the challenge one time, use a SweetStamps image to get an extra entry in the challenge. Please limit the amount of challenges to 10 (including ours).  You must link back to us in your blog post.

**Please turn off word verification so we can leave comments on your challenge entry!**

The monthly winner will be announced February 15th, along with our next monthly challenge. Good Luck and have fun!