Archive for Encrusted Jewel Technique

PenPattern Owl Wreath by Fran Seiford


P230 PenPattern Owl
CRS5052 Jumbo Leaves
CRS5068 PenPattern Leaves
R105 Dream Text
R103 Music Score
W142 Vintage Contract
SSH57 Jumbo and/or R Handles
DCS5068 Leaves Die Set
DP111 Detail Black Embossing Powder
EJS03 Spoonful of Midnight
FRL02 Gold Lux Mix
FRL03 Copper Lux Mix
FX71 Sticky Panels
VM001 VersaMark Watermark Ink
MEM01 Tuxedo Black Memento Ink
FX72 Clip Tool
GS402 Spray Bottles

1 Plain White Paper Plate
Manila Cardstock 1/2 Sheet
Ivory Cardstock 1/2 Sheet
1/4 Manila Folder
White Cardstock 1/2 sheet
Embossing Heat Tools
1/4″ Hole punch
Ivory Organza Ribbon by May Arts
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives®
Instant coffee granules
Diecutting machine
Scotch tape
Plastic spoons & containers


1. Coffee Spritz ivory and manila papers.
2. Attach 1/2 sheet of adhesive to 1/2 sheet of white and Die cut 3 Leaves.
3. Remove liner and dust 1 leaf with Copper & 1 with Gold Lux Mix.
4. Remove liner of 3rd Leaf, dust with Spoonful Midnight. Hold with clip
tool and heat.
5. Use black ink to stamp each 1/2 sheet with leaves and patterns and
die cut 9 more leaves.
6. Stamp Owl with WaterMark on plate & heat emboss with Detail Black.
7. Use Micron pen to enhance with more doodling.
8. Sprinkle Spoonful of Midnight over a stamped pattern leaf & heat
from underneath.
9. Punch hole in plate to add ribbon hanger.
10. Glue leaves to plate.

Rose Pattern by Rhea Weigand


From Stampendous:
R220 Rose Pattern
FREG024 Aged Gold Embossing Enamel
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
White Cardstock
Organdy Ribbon by May Arts
Copic Markers and Airbrush System*
Embossing Heat Tool
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Fold a 5-1/2″ X 8-1/2″ panel of plum cardstock in half to form card base.
  2. On a 4-7/8″ X 3-5/8″ panel of white cardstock, stamp the Rose Pattern in black ink.
  3. Use the Copic Airbrush System to cover panel with plums and purple colors.
  4. Sprinkle Aged Gold Embossing Enamel on panel and heat from underneath.
  5. Adhere panel to a 3-3/4″ X 5″ panel of plum cardstock.
  6. Adhere layered panels to a 4″ X 5-1/4″ panel of black cardstock.
  7. Tie black organdy ribbon around layered panels in a knot on the front as shown.
  8. Adhere layered panels to card front.

*Rhea did not provide Copic numbers for this project. If you have questions please email her at

PenPattern Butterflies by Rhea Weigand


From Stampendous:
CRS5044 Cling Butterfly Trio
DCS5071 Butterflies Die Set
SSC1201 Angel Wings Quotes Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
FRL03 Copper Lux Mix
FRC06 Ochre Color Fragments
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Patterned Paper by Authentique
Copic® Markers (E74, E77, E79, Y11, Y15, Y19, YR15, YR16, YR68)
Copic Blending Solution
Colored Pencils
Embossing Heat tool
Twine by May Arts
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Card base is A2 made with dark orange cardstock.
  2. Wood grain pattern paper is cut to fit.
  3. Gingham paper is 2.5” and matted with dark orange cardstock.
  4. Image is stamped on white cardstock.
  5. Image is colored with Copics and colored pencils.
  6. Sentiment panel is airbrushed with Copic airbrush system then dabbed with a terry cloth scrap and Copic Blending Solution.

House-Mouse® Martini Mice by Kristine Reynolds


From Stampendous:
HMQ11 Martini Mice
SSC1213 Life Words Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
EJS01Spoonful of Silver Embossing Powder and Elements
DP100 Detail White Embossing Powder
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
VM001 Versamark™ Watermark Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH34 Medium Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Copic® Markers (YG91, YG95, YG99, BG11, BG13, C1, E50, E51, E93, E21, E23, E25, W5, W2, W1)
Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Patterned Paper by Authentique™ Paper
Olive Brads by Eyelet Outlet
Heat Tool
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Stamp sentiment in the top right corner with VersaMark ink and heat emboss with Detail White Embossing Powder.
  2. Adhere paper panels to the car.
  3. Stamp image on white cardstock with black ink and color with markers.
  4. Back the panel with a slightly larger blue panel and then adhere to the card.
  5. Sprinkle Spoonful of Silver on card and heat from underneath to melt.
  6. Add olive brads.

Filigree Envelope by Pam Hornschu


From Stampendous:
CRS5073 Cling Filigree
DCS5072 Hummingbirds Die Set
SSC1214 Happy Greetings Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
EJK04 Encrusted Jewel Kit Purple Kit
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper®
Harmony Collection “Growth” by Authentique
Memento™ New Sprout & Sweet Plum Inks by Tsukineko®
White Chipboard
4 Sets of White A2 Cards with Matching Envelopes
White Velcro Dot Closure by 3M
Labels Six Large Die by Spellbinders
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1.  Cut Authentique paper to 9 X 12. Score at 3 ½ “ on each long end. Score ¼” on each side of one of those score lines to create hill and valley fold. Score in 1” on each side. Trim away excess sides from the top that folds over. Use die to trace the scalloped “V” edge on front flap, and cut out. (You’ll need to trace extra on each side to connect to sides of flap. See picture.)
  2. Flatten entire piece. Stamp long Filigree border in Versamark, and sprinkle with a mix of the embossing enamels and glass glitters from the kit. Heat from underneath to melt. Repeat process with “V” shaped design on flap.
  3. Ink-distress around all edges with purple ink. Fold along sides and valley fold. Set aside.
  4.  Stamp sentiments and large swirl from Filigree set in purple ink on white notecards. Stamp “V” design on envelope flaps, and border on front of envelopes.
  5. Die cut four small hummingbirds from leftover strip of Authentique paper. Ink around edges and adhere to cards.
  6. Die cut one hummingbird from chipboard. Cover in Versamark, and sprinkle to coat with items from the purple kit. Heat from underneath to melt. Adhere to portfolio with 3D Glue Dot.
  7. Insert the envelopes in back section of portfolio, and notecards in front. When folded as desired, attach the Velcro dots with the fuzzy side on the flap.CRS5073_DCS5072_SSC1214_open_PH_800