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how to make Embossing Paste

There are many ways to add dimension and interest to your handmade cards and scrapbooking pages. Embossing is a process that results in a raised surface. There are many ways to emboss a handmade card or scrapbook pages including heat embossing (the technique of adding embossing powders to a stamped image and heating these to create a glossy raised surface) and dry embossing (a process where an implement is rubbed over the back of a piece of paper which creates a raised surface on the front). Another...

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5 Reasons to Use Pigments Instead of Paints

With so many years of experience in the world of paint with pearl pigments and many other pigments, this is something you should know. One may ask, “How do I use Pigments instead of Paints? Can I make my own custom paint colors?” Well, that’s easy. Just simply stir your mixture of pigments into any medium you wish to apply. It’s as simple as adding some powder to a clear coat and stirring it in. Not any specific clear, either. ANY CLEAR medium that sticks to an...

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