Archive for Encrusted Jewel Technique

Yule Diamonds by Janelle Stollfus



From Stampendous:
SSC1210 Yule Diamonds Perfectly Clear™ Stamp Set
SSC1209 Holiday Wishes Perfectly Clear™ Stamp Set
EJS02 Spoonful of Snow Embossing Powder and Elements
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Core Basics™ in white and kraft by Core’dinations®
KraftCore™ in Green by Core’dinations®
Colored pencils or pens
3D Thin™ Square Dots by Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L®
Ribbon by May Arts
Zip-Dry™ by Beacon Adhesives®


  1. Top fold a 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inch cardstock for your card base. Folded size will be 5 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches.
  2. Cut a piece of cardstock to 4 x 5 1/4 inches and distress edges by scraping one blade from a pair of scissors. Wrap ribbon around it and glue onto back of cardstock.
  3. Sprinkle Spoonfuls of Snow over middle of the cardstock and heat from the backside of the paper. Glue to card base.
  4. Stamp words from Holiday Wishes onto kraft cardstock and trim.
  5. Stamp diamond image onto white cardstock and color.
  6. Use 3D Thin Square Dots to adhere diamond and sentiment onto card base.

Lady and Jack by Wendy Price

Lady and Jack by Wendy PriceSupplies:

From Stampendous:
P228 Lady and Jack
Y029 Tangled Border
EJS03 Spoonful Of Midnight
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Radiant Neon Electric Purple Ink by Tsukineko®
Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Spectrum Noir™ Markers (HB1, HB3, OR1)
Tim Holtz® Dusty Concord Distress Ink by Ranger®


  1. Stamp Lady and Jack in Memento and cut out. 
  2. Color with markers.
  3. Ink background with Dusty Concord. Splatter with water. Allow to dry.
  4. Stamp Tangled Border in Electric Purple on background.
  5. Sprinkle Spoonful of Midnight on bottom of background. Heat.
  6. Assemble card.

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.

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

Stack Art Regal Bird Tag by Kristine Reynolds


From Stampendous:
SAS02 Stack Art Stamps Regal Bird
SAK02 Stack Art Kraftboard Regal Bird
EP111 Detail Black Embossing Powder
EKM05 Survival Stack Art Elements Kit
MG10 Teal Micro Glitter
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Ink by Tsukineko

Raw Sienna Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Ribbon by May Arts
ZipDry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives®
Heat Tool


  1. Punch out a set of kraftboard pieces.
  2. Paint main board with sienna paint and let dry.
  3. Stamp background on panel with VersaMark™ ink and heat emboss with Black embossing powder.
  4. Attach die cut sticky panel to remaining kraftboard.
  5. Embellish with glitter and sentiment panel.
  6. Tie ribbon to tag.