Saturday, November 27, 2010

Blog Hop for Lovebug Scrapbooking

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Our theme for this month is CHRISTMAS!

I am showing you how to use toilet paper on your card.

You start with a stamp without a lot of little detail.


You put a single sheet of toilet paper on the stamp and then wet it thoroughly, put another toilet sheet on top of the last one and wet that one, keep doing this until you have 6 layers on. After this is done let it set until it is dry. This will take at least 3-4 hours to dry, you can use your heat gun but be careful and don't burn it. I let mine dry overnight.


After you take it off your stamp then you get to color it. I make my own spray so I sprayed it light red.

I added stickles and cut out the word with my sizzlits. Have fun and I hope you give it a try.

This blog hop will run from today, November 27th until November 29th.
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Carla said...

That looks great! I will have to try this!

Jean Marie said...

Your flower came out so nice!

Helen said...

Lovin' this technique Colleen! Your flower is awesome!!! Oh.. and I am a follower!!! LOL!!!

Sophie said...

Awesome idea, Colleen!!! I'd never have thought of that!

Charity said...

That is a great idea, definitely something I wouldn't have thought of, but it looks awesome!

Lindy said...

Awesome flower Colleen. Thanks so much for sharing!

Stephanie said...

I loved this idea so much I did two! Your flower looks wonderful! TFS! I'm a follower too :)

BethieJ said...

Colleen this is BEAUTIFUL! What a FUN idea.. I have never tried it before.. I am going to have to try!
Hope you had a WONDERFUL Thanksgiving!
Have a GREAT day!

JoanneK said...

This is a technique I have never seen....WOW, I really love how it turned out! Great tutorial Colleen! I want to go play with toilet paper now! :-)

melody said...

whoa..that is so kewl..and i so gotta try that! awesome work chickie ~ love it!