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General Techniques

Pearl Ex Gloss


  • Black Glossy card
  • Pearl ex or any powder mica powder
  • Fluffy brush (old makeup brush)
  • Versa Mark ink pad
  • Stickum powder
  • Anti – static bag
  • Heat tool
  • Disposable dust cloth
  • Stamp or stamps of choice


  • Rub anti static bag over glossy card stock.
  • Ink stamp with Versa mark and stamp on Glossy Card stock.
  • Pour stickum powder over versa mark and remove excess.
  • Heat stickum powder until it just melts. DO NOT OVER HEAT!
  • Apply Pearl ex or mica powder to melted stickum powder using Fluffy brush. Use a pouncing motion. Just a reminder, a little powder goes a long way.
  • Once stamped image is completely covered brush off excess Pearl ex.
  • Use disposable dust cloth to remove any excess powder left on card stock. Do not rub hard.
  • Finish card as desired.

Samples (click image to see full size card and details):

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