Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Approximate Time: 45 Minutes
How to Make an Embossed Heart
Embossing is a great way to add designs to your crafting. These Embossed Hearts, with their color and sparkle, are perfect for decorating. Use your favorite colors to put in a personal touch.
Use the Crop-a-Dile to punch hole in heart for hanging.
Ink heart with a pigment inkpad.
Stamp entire heart with an embossing pad. Sprinkle embossing enamel over the heart.
Use heat gun to melt enamel on heart.
Repeat steps 3 and 4 - 2 times. While enamel is hot, sprinkle glitter flakes onto the heart.
Choose stamp and position on acrylic block. Ink with embossing pad or Stayzon inkpad.
Heat enamel with heat gun and press stamp onto heart. Lift off stamp.
Repeat step 7 if you want to add another stamp.
Apply perfect pearls with a brush over the stamped areas.
Cut a 12" section of thin ribbon, fold in half, slide through the hole, loop and tie ends for hanging.
Pour excess enamel back into container.