Mixed Media with Stencils and Gel for Card Making

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I’ve been talking for days about playing with stencils and Faber Castel Gel Medium.  Do you want to see it in action?

Seriously cool results, my friends.

Awesome!  Fun!  Messy!  Love this stuff…

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Here is a close-up of the finished card from the video.

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  • Movers and Shakers Sentiments (Papertrey Ink)
  • Cardstock:  Coastal Cabana, Whisper White, Vellum
  • Ink:  Bermuda Bay
  •  Accessories:  Chalk Talk Framelits (SU), Mini Chevron Stencil (The Crafter’s Workshop), Clear Sequins (Pretty Pink Posh), Baker’s Twine (SU), Casual Elegance Die (CAS-ual Fridays), Gel Medium (Faber Castel), Dazzling Diamonds Glitter

I linked this up in Virginia’s Challenge – Stencils!  Go check it out!

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This background has a bit more interest going on because of the added texture, so I went super CAS (Clean and Simple) on the card and added simple embellishments.

The wooden flower was sprayed with Moss Glimmer Mist (Tattered Angels) to match the card.

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  • Casual Elegance Stamp Set (CAS-ual Fridays)
  • Cardstock:  Coastal Cabana, Whisper White
  • Ink:  Bermuda Bay
  •  Accessories:  Circle Framelits (SU), Mini Chevron Stencil (The Crafter’s Workshop),  Baker’s Twine (SU), Gel Medium (Faber Castel), Dazzling Diamonds Glitter, Sticky Strip, Rhinestones, Polka Dot Embossing Folder, Wood Veneer (Studio Calico)


I have ONE more card to share with you with Gel and Stencils…check back later in the week for it!

Looking for more Gel and Stencil Cards?  Check these out:

Loving Thoughts Gel and Stencil Card 

Celebrate Gel and Stencil Card

Happy Stamping