Check out this link for the bonus online content: Mixed Media Scrapbooking
Here is one of the projects I did for this issue. It's a mixed media canvas using a plethora of mist, paint, gesso, embossing powder, ink, etc.
Published in Creating Keepsakes' special Mixed Media Issue. Copyright Creative Crafts Group. Posted with prior permission from the publisher.
One of the fun techniques I did for this canvas project was heat embossing metal. I used a variety of metal keys, watch parts and a bookplate that were originally a more antique-looking metal. I wanted to give the project a bright, modern look, so I decided to coat all the metal pieces in shiny silver. To do that, I simply embossed each metal piece using silver embossing powder. The Mixed Media special issue shows the step shot tutorial:
You can purchase a copy of this fabulous special issue in the CK Store. As always, Creating Keepsakes is allowing me to give away a copy of this issue to one lucky blog reader. To be eligible to win, simply leave a comment on this post before the end of the day on Sunday, July 22nd. I will draw a random winner.
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