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Artful Crafting – Challenge 7 Heat Embossing

It seems only a few days ago we announced challenge 6 and a month flew by so fast! and to top it off more like 7 months since the journey began!

Artful Crafting is back with challenge 7 – heat embossing, a super fun theme. And what makes it more fun is the products that each of the design team members are using are different from just using an embossing ink with embossing powder :D Definitely you must visit every member’s blog and take time out and read through, lots of fun and lots to learn and get inspired.

I got to work with Ranger’s Sticky Embossing Powder and Distress Dry Glitter in Clear Rock Candy which was super fun and my first time using both the products, and I started straight off forgetting to even take a picture of the sealed kit.

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Graphic designer, Paper Crafter, avid Photographer and a Foodie.
Loves all things handmade and things with clean, bold, graphic & minimalist styles. Lives in a beautiful valley north of Islamabad, Pakistan.

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Artful Crafting – Challenge 6 Made with Alcohol Inks

Hope everyone is doing great and a very hearty Congratulations to the winners from Challenge 5 :) Normally the new challenge is scheduled to go live at midnight on the Second Saturday of the month, this time we are a few days late. But the challenge this time is a really versatile one, and Artful Crafting’s 6th Challenge is ‘Made with Alcohol Inks’! :D

I was super super excited when I heard of this new challenge theme, firstly because I didnt own any alcohol inks and had been longing to get my hands on some to just try them out. Alcohol Inks are really versatile and there are so so many ways they can be used. They are dye inks but with alcohol as an additive and so their drying time is super fast. They are basically designed for non-porous surfaces such as metal, glass, plastic, resin, glossy cardstock etc but that definitely does not mean they cannot be used on paper. They have nice vibrant shades and come in so many colors along with metallic mixatives as well…

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Graphic designer, Paper Crafter, avid Photographer and a Foodie.
Loves all things handmade and things with clean, bold, graphic & minimalist styles. Lives in a beautiful valley north of Islamabad, Pakistan.