Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Sponging On Embossed Images

 
There is an easy way to add color to an embossed image . . . sponging!  I dabbed a sponge on a Tim Holtz Distress ink pad and lightly stroked it over the embossed image. The sponge deposits the color in various intensities which  I think make it look more natural.
 
You're In My Prayers Card Supplies:
Darcie Leafy Tree Trunk Embossing Folder
Simon Says Stamp Prayers Stamp Set
Tim Holtz Distress Inks - Gathered Twigs, Mowed Lawn
Stampin Up Ink - Basic Gray
Stampin Up Card Stock - Basic Gray, Whisper White
 
Like sponging? Have a better idea to add color to an embossed image? Leave me a comment below with your suggestions.
 
Happy stamping!

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