Thursday, July 9, 2009

How to Make Faux Metal

Hi Everyone! It's Technique Thursday. Today I will show you how to make faux metal. This technique is very simple and can fool the eye if you are not paying close attention. Enjoy!


1. You will need a heat gun, Versamark pad, stamp, silver glossy cardstock, silver embossing powder.

2. Stamp your image on the Versamark pad.









3. Then stamp your image onto the silver glossy cardstock.



4. Pour on silver embossing powder and the use the heat gun to emboss.


5. Cut or punch your image out.
6. Use your faux metal on your project.

4 comments:

  1. thank you for the tutorial. I'm going to have to give it a try.

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  2. what a great technique!! Thanks for sharing!

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  3. Wow! That looks awesome! I'm going to be trying this and I just happen to have that stamp set. What a great idea!

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  4. Thank you everyone! When you try it, let me know how it turns out.

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