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General Techniques

Glitzy Drywall Tape Background by Marie Berquist




Adhesive Sheet

Drywall Tape

Permanent Ink

Glitter  OR Embossing Powder (see EP sample below)



1.  Rub or sponge permanent ink over strips of drywall tape in desired colors.  Let dry.



2.  Add a piece of adhesive sheet to cardstock.  Remove the top protective layer and save.  Add the drywall tape to the adhesive sheet.



3.  Cover with glitter.


4.  Place the saved protective layer on top of the glitter, and use the brayer to roll across, burnishing the glitter into the exposed adhesive sheet under the dry wall tape.



5.  Remove excess glitter and use for a background or create an embellishment for your card. The result is dazzling and addictive!


Try using punches and dies to create wonderful embellishments!

Here is a sample using Embossing Powder instead of Glitter. Just click the thumbnail below for complete card details:


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