Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Technique Time Tuesday: Faux Chalkboard

It's that time of the month again!  Technique Time Tuesday's newest challenge Faux Chalkboard is up & ready to go!  Plus you could win a prize from ME!  Come join us!
 
 
You can do sssooo much with this technique!  It's super fun! 
 Some tips:
Don't forget to "dust" your edges with some white ink for that chalky look.
Add small touches of color & sparkle.
PLAN, PLAN, PLAN - I cannot stress this enough!  You must plan your layout ahead of time. 
 
Supplies: All Stampin' Up! unless noted
Cardstock: Real Red, Basic Black, Red Glimmer Paper
Ink: Whisper White
Stamps: Word Play, Create-a-Cupcake, Sweets for the Sweet, Apothecary Art
Accessories: White Embossing Powder, White Colored Pencil (non-SU!), Cupcake Builder Punch
 
Have a fab day!
Julz :)

4 comments:

Mynnette said...

LOVE the bits of glitter paper, Julz! Such a fun birthday creation--I adore all the sentiments and that fabulous cupcake! HUGS and have a great rest of your week! :)

Katy said...

I love all the of the different fonts you used and the red bits of glitter. Very cool card! Also, you are right about planning! LOL

Hayley Kew said...

What a fun birthday card Julz! Love the sparkly red you added :)

Ginger said...

I love your chalkboard card! The cupcake theme is so cute! Great job!