Hello everyone – Christy Riopel here!

I love Core’dinations ColorCore pre-embossed cardstock. It makes a great base for a mixed media technique page.

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I started by dry brushing gesso over the entire surface of the teal paper. Don’t add water as that may lessen the embossing a bit. I then added Clearsnap ColorBox dye ink to the raised surfaces by directly rubbing the ink pad on them.

 

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I love the how antique the finished look is.

 

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I used Core’dinations ColorCore die cuts on the page as some of the many layers I have under my photo.

 

Supply list: Core’dinations ColorCore paper and die cuts, May Arts Ribbon, paper doily, gesso, Clearsnap ColorBox dye ink, Marvy pen, Beacon Adhesive, Photo by Allison Orthner.

 

Have a wonderful Monday everyone!

christy

To see more of Christy’s work – visit her blog – Creating a Life I Love to Share

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  1. Christy, just love the color combinations you used. I haven’t tried gesso but this sure makes me want to. Your total layout is adorable. I love how you encorporated it with the embossing, and I love embossing. Thank you for sharing this with us.

  2. TracyM #6773 Reply

    WOW – this is beautiful!!!
    Thank you for sharing this fab technique and inspiration with us 🙂

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