Hello! Today’s technique of spotlight die cutting is a fun way to combine your stamps and dies to create a unique look.
[All supplies are linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post. Click HERE to watch the video in HD on YouTube.]
The technique of spotlight stamping has been around for a long time. Here, I did a spin on that technique by adding a die cut with dimension. Using the Waffle Flower Loved stamp set and Waffle Flower Starter Tag die, I was able to create three cards at once…
This technique is easier to demonstrate in a video then explain in text, so be sure to watch the video above. Spotlight die cutting would work with pretty much any stamp and die, but I feel it works really great with stamp sets like this one from Waffle Flower where you can “build” complicated images. You could also use any inks!
On the first card (shown above, I used three new fabulous WPlus9 ink colors – Mojito, Miami Spice and Flamingo. On the next I used pool colors – Hero Arts Soft Pool Ink and the new WPlus9 Ocean Drive Ink…
(Sorry that I didn’t get the best photos of these cards. Something is goobery with my camera. Shoot.)
Looking for another example of spotlighting with stamping and die cutting? Check out THIS video.
GIVEAWAY & WINNERS
Giveaway time! One lucky winner will get the Waffle Flower Loved stamp set I used above. Leave a comment here by 11:59pmEST 8/4/14 for your chance. Good luck!
I have some winners: KathleenDolls (texture and embossing paste), barbara macaskill (Freckled Fawn 3-month subscription), Larissa Heskett (SSS Card Kit), Lisa H ($30 Winnie and Walter gift certificate), Ruby C ($30 Winnie and Walter gift certificate), and Nandini ($30 Winnie and Walter gift certificate).
See you soon!