Friday, 23 June 2017

Totally Tropical Tag

Hi everyone,

It's Fran with you today sharing my project for June's Summer challenge theme.

My texture rich tag is filled with bright tropical colours, summer flowers, WOW! goodies and a fabulously cute wooden flamingo

 
The base of the tag consists of layers of die cut shapes which I had accumulating in my craft storage.
I lightly brushed areas with a soft matte medium and sprinkled Emerald City embossing glitter to highlight.

I prepped the wooden flamingo by painting with acrylic, drying and then tapping the WOW clear ink pad over the surface. Next I pinched applied Sweet Cheeks, Yum Yum Yum Bubblegum and Fluro Magenta embossing powders which I then melted with a heat tool.


Inside the oval chipboard frame I used some Clarabelle Sparkles glitter which I adhered with glue applied into the centre recess with a paint brush. I used the same process on some of the flowers using Salsa embossing glitter, which adds a little texture to them along with definition. Very simple but it looks great just to add a little bling onto projects!

Stay creative!
xxx
Fran

Here's what Fran used to create this gorgeous tag
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Thursday, 22 June 2017

DESIGN TEAM CALL

Wanna be in our gang ? we're looking for embossing enthusiasts that are as passionate about our products as we are… Have you got what it takes, do you want lots of lovely WOW! products to create with, in return all we ask is ONE post a month to our blog with step by step high quality photos and written instructions, we may even ask to show off your projects at the shows we do around the world.
If you fancy a go, just E Mail me, marion@wowembossingpowder.co.uk with links to your blog and any projects where you've used Embossing powder and stamps, not necessarily together ;) ;)
What you waiting for… GO !!!!
Marion xx

WOW! Products used to make this simple but effective card
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Monday, 19 June 2017

Birthday Cards by Susanne

Hi there!

It's Susanne writing today. I've to share two birthday cards with the "Young At Heart" stamp set.


I used "Fool's Gold" glitter with the "J'adore"  stamp on a PanPastel background. The sentiment is embossed with White Opaque powder.


I used the emboss resist technique on this card together with Brusho watercolour powders. I used Strawberry Sundae powder. The heart is from the "Layered Hearts" stamp set and embossed with Hot Gossip Glitter.

Thank you for stoppiny by today!

xx Susanne.
Here's a list of the WOW! products used in these projects, just click the Blue button to go to our UK/EU site and the red button for our North American Site… Happy Shopping
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Thursday, 15 June 2017

Summer shaker card

Hello, dear friends!
I want to wish you a happy summer time! It is the time to relax and enjoy the sun, warm wind and long days. So my card for today is very clean and simple, light and fresh.
 I created the background, using texture paste with stencil. While the paste was wet, I sprinkled it with WS111 Cha Cha Cha and heat set.



 For the shaker element I used a printed out word summer, stamped word Happy from 
Just Saying (by Marion Emberson) - Clear Stamp Set and added some background stamping with tiny circles from Hearts & Twine (by Marion Emberson) - Clear Stamp Set. Then I filled the shaker with some acrylic drops, microbeads and my favourite Sparkles, of course! Here I used SPRK005 Santorini SPARKLES and SPRK002 Celebration SPARKLES.

Also I splashed white paint to add more interest and life to the card.
I used the following Wow! products:


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Thank you for watching, be inspired!


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Sunday, 11 June 2017

Summer

 
 
Hi WOW's fan. This is Laurence (laury55) today to share my project for this month's "Summer" challenge. Flowers are blooming in Summer and I included some in the background and heat embossed them with WOW White Embossing powder. I also wanted to try a technique that I hadn't tried before: I die cut the word "Summer" and added some WOW Misty sky powder on part of each letter as I wanted the watercolor background to show through. I replaced each letter in its original place. 

 

 
I hope you will be inspired and play along on our current challenge.
 
Supply:
Wow embossing pad
WOW heat tool
WOW Hey Little Flower
WOW Set 47 Born To Sparkle
WOW Misty Sky
WOW Opaque white
WOW Champers


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Thursday, 1 June 2017

June Challenge and May Winner!

Hi Lovely People!

For this month, we have challenged the design team with the theme "SUMMER" We would love it if you play along with us :) You can link up your entries using Mr Linky below! Apologies for not adding Mr Linky to the last month's post and thank you for posting your links in the comments :)

By entering the challenge each month, you'll get a chance to win a set of 6 embossing powders in a handy carry case. The winner will be randomly selected from eligible entries.

The winner for May is Super Stick Chick and her winning entry is here. Check out her gorgeous layout!

Please email tania@wowembossingpowder.co.uk with your complete address and a telephone number and we'll have your prize sent over asap! 

Thank you for stopping by and keep sharing your creations with us on TwitterInstagram and Facebook. Be sure to use the hashtag #wowembossing or #wowembossingpowder or tag us (use @wowembossing )  in your photos to help us find you easily.


Who knows, your project might even get shared on our Social Media Pages! Please note that if you use WOW stamps, there is a higher chance of your project being shared! :)


Remember, all projects must have either heat embossing or use our products to qualify! You must also be a follower of our blog to enter.

Please be sure to link to the specific blog post and not just your blog homepage, otherwise we won't find your entry and you won't be entered into the challenge.


Please don't link old blog posts to get more entries in the challenge, anything more than a month old will not be included in the draw. Thank you for understanding!


Happy Embossing and have a great day guys!


Tania x


(PS, I was doing some updates and I accidentally broke Mr Linky! If you entered in the previous Mr Linky, please note I still have a record of those so you don't need to renter! Thanks you and apologies for the inconvenience! Please post your entries in the comments section below. Winners will be announced on the 1st of July.)  Pin It Now!

Saturday, 27 May 2017

Spring Tweetings


Hello crafty friends, I hope you're all having a productive week. It's been lovely to play about with WOW! Embossing Powders and Glitters this month and create a non-card project. I decided to revamp a little birdhouse.


I cut  white card to fit the front and sides and covered it with Oasis Regular Powder. I added PVA glue down the corners and around the hole and sprinkled more powder on top to create a more rustic feel.

I used Avocado, Misty Sky and Frozen Regular Powders for the roof and used a circular punch to create the individual roof tiles. Once the tiles were in place I then used the heat tool to melt the powders slightly and sprinkled Sparkles in Sea Horse over the top.


I then used the Chrysanthemum stamp and Opaque Bright White powder on vellum to create the flowers. The smaller flowers and bird were covered in Yum Yum Bubble Gum and Sweet Cheeks powders.

I hope your enjoying the new powders and glitters as much as me!







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