A Mosaic Technique

With Melissa Davies

You will Need: y Old rubber off cuts from your stamps y Clear mount block, preferably an old one y Versamark y Clear embossing powder y Chocolate chip ink pad y Black stazon ink pad y Stamp of your choice Step 1
Using Staz on black ink Stamp your image onto your cardstock as shown. Colour if you wish using your stampin write markers.

Step 2.
Using the scrap rubber from your stamp sets make a mosaic pattern on your clear mount block as shown:

Step 3
Using the mosaic block, ink it up with your versamark pad and cover the area including the image completely.

Step 4
Cover your image and surrounding areas with clear embossing powder. Cover all of the image well. Then shake off remainder of powder.

Step 5
Heat the entire image and surrounds where your embossing powder is, When it is smooth and glossy then it is ready ± do not overheat.

Step 6 Take your chocolate Chip ink pad and a sponge dauber and rub ink all over image and surrounds if chosen too. Step 7 Take your paper towel and wipe off excess, it will only take ink off of the embossed sections, which is correct. It should look similar to this:

Step 8 Complete your card or project.