Archive for Encrusted Jewel Technique

Acoustic Sounds by Tenia Nelson


From Stampendous:
R224 Acoustic Sounds
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
EJS05 Spoonful of Rust

Kraft Cardstock
Spectrum Noir Markers: TN3, TN4
Washi Tape
Stapler and Staples


  1. Create card from Kraft cardstock.
  2. Stamp image onto another piece of kraft cardstock and color with markers.
  3. Add Spoonful of Rust onto card using a heating tool.
  4. Adhere image panel onto card and add staples and washi tape.


The Look Hope Sings by Kristine Reynolds


From Stampendous:
CRS7005 The Look
M321 Hope Sings
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
VM001 VersaMark Watermark ink by Tsukineko®
MPW81 Fran’s Mixed Media White Paper
EP111 Detail Black Embossing Powder
CP750 Creative Palette Rounds
EJS01Spoonful of Silver
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Prisma® colored Pencils
Deco Art® Acrylic Paint (Red Violet, Ultra Marine Blue, Opaque White, Flesh)
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Create a top folding red card base by folding a 5 1/4″ x 10 1/2″ panel of cardstock in half.
  2. Adhere a 5 1/8″ square black panel of cardstock to the card.
  3. Drop Blue, Violet, and white paint on the Creative Palette and blend with roller.
  4. stamp bubble wrap stamp on palette with white paint.
  5. Lay a piece of white cardstock on the palette and press.
  6. Lift panel and allow to dry.
  7. Cut a 4 3/4″ square panel from the painted panel.
  8. Use masks from The Look stamp set to mask off the face and sponge flesh paint on to the panel.
  9. When dry, mask the face and sponge on white paint where the hair goes.
  10. color image with pencils.
  11. Stamp sentiment with VersaMark ink and emboss with detail black embossing powder.
  12. Stamp Feathers on a piece of the painted panel with VersaMark ink and emboss with detail black embossing powder.
  13. cut out feathers and adhere to the panel.
  14. Sprinkle Spoonful of Silver embossing elements on the front and heat from underneath to melt.
  15. Adhere panel to card.

Acoustic Sounds by Debbie Cole


From Stampendous:
R224 Acoustic Sounds
ASCRS03 Industrial Set
P249 Vintage Note
FRL03 Copper Lux Mix
FREG047 Deep Impression Chunky Copper Embossing Enamel
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Americana® Bittersweet Chocolate, Blue Haze Light, Cocoa, Lamp Black, Light Cinnamon Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Dazzling Metallic Black Pearl, Champagne Gold, Copper, & Rich Espresso Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Medium by DecoArt®
Matte Medium by DecoArt®
DuraClear Matte Varnish by DecoArt®
6″ Wood Canvas by Viking Woodcrafts
Cosmetic Sponges
Heat Tool


  1. Coat surface with sealer, sand lightly, wipe with cheese cloth. Base entire box with Blue Haze Light. Slip slap highlights of Cocoa randomly around the canvas and sides.
  2. Apply the script stamp to handle. Using a cosmetic sponge, apply Light Cinnamon to the entire stamp. Stamp onto canvas beginning in the upper corner of the wood canvas. Repeat process over the entire canvas. Clean stamp immediately.
  3. Apply the crackle stamp to handle. Using a cosmetic sponge, apply Copper Metallic to the entire stamp. Stamp onto canvas beginning in the upper corner. Repeat process over the entire canvas. Clean stamp immediately. Also, base a 3 by 5 inch area of card stock with the Copper Metallic paint.
  4. Apply the guitar stamp to handle. Using a cosmetic sponge, apply Lamp Black to the entire stamp. Stamp it to the right of the center of the wood canvas. Stamp over the copper painted card stock with this stamp. Also, stamp a white section of the card stock with the stamp. Clean stamp immediately.
  5. Float to shade the copper guitar with Rich Espresso, and then reinforce with Black Pearl. Float Champaign Gold to highlight. Wash over just the strings and handle to the white guitar with Champaign Gold. Reinforce hole with Copper. Cut out the copper guitar and the strings and handle. Glue together.
  6. Apply matte medium to corners and over the guitar sprinkle with Copper embossing powder. Heat set. As it melts, add Lux Mix to the areas. Add embellishments of golden beads on theguitar and around the background of the guitar.


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.

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.