Saturday, 7 March 2009

Saturday's workout "Molding or structure paste"


The technique challenge at SaWo is to use structure or molding paste. In the past I have quite often used the stuff to create some texture in backgrounds. This time I really wanted to try something else and used the paste a bit like embossing paste, namely through a stencil. That way you get a kind of embossed effect. I turned it all into a farewell card for a friend who is leaving.

The leave embellishments were punched out of previously embossed (with cuttlebug) strips of card which I then coloured with glimmermists. You can't see them very well on the scan.

12 comments:

Femmy said...

great card Astrid!! have to try that too, it gives a beautiful effect!!

Stempelchaotin said...

Wow Astrid this is really gorgeous.
Fantastic card. I love it.

Thanks Astrid for worked with molding paste for SaWo.

Martina2801 said...

Lovely work!!!!

stampingwitch said...

wonderful card!

vintage moon studio said...

This is lovely!

Rein said...

Fabulous card!

Pattie said...

Fantastic card Astrid,all these new techniques to learn lol,hope I live that long !! haha,really beautiful classy card,I love my cuttlebug !

vintage wil said...

Wat een schitterende kaart Astrid!geweldige
achtergrond!!!

Willy said...

Wonderful card, great idea!

Ellen said...

mooie achtergrond en de natuurkleuren staan er ook zo mooi bij

Janny said...

Great Astrid!

My name is CINDY...... said...

This is lovely. That centrepiece has comeout really well.

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