Wendy Vecchi Chippies Faux Pottery Merci Card by Kimberly Boliver

Wendy Vecchi Chippies Faux Pottery Merci Card by Kimberly Boliver

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Tutorials | Wendy Vecchi MAKE ART

Kimberly Boliver shows you how to create faux pottery using Wendy Vecchi Chippies & Ranger Mixed Media Embossing Powder to make this Spring-inspired thank you card.

Instructions 

Hello! I am going to share with you how to make a flowerpot using the Beverages Chippies and the Merci and More Stamp, Die, and Stencil Set. I just love how the sentiment “Merci” looks like it is actually baked into the pottery!

 

Wendy Vecchi Chippies Faux Pottery Merci Card Step 1

Step 1: Cut the handle off the big mug from the Beverages Chippies set.

 

 

Wendy Vecchi Chippies Faux Pottery Merci Card Step 2

Step 2: Emboss the mug and the saucer using Embossing Ink and Lime Mixed Media Powder.

 

 

Wendy Vecchi Chippies Faux Pottery Merci Card Step 3

Step 3: Using the Perfect Stamp Block, stamp 2 each of the flourishes from the Merci and More Stamp, Die & Stencil Set using Leaf Green Archival Ink. Then, die cut them.

 

 

Wendy Vecchi Chippies Faux Pottery Merci Card Step 4

Step 4: Blend Acorn Archival Ink through the stencil from the Merci and More on a 4” x 5 ¼” piece of Perfect Cardstock. Then, blend Potting Soil Archival Ink around the perimeter of the panel.

 

 

Wendy Vecchi Chippies Faux Pottery Merci Card Step 4

Step 5: Rub Embossing Ink around the edge of a 4 ¼” x 5 ½” piece of Perfect Cardstock and emboss it with Potting Soil Embossing powder.

 

 

Wendy Vecchi Chippies Faux Pottery Merci Card Step 6

Step 6: Ink up flowers from the Blossom Chippies using Sunflower and Cactus Flower Archival Inks.

 

 

Wendy Vecchi Chippies Faux Pottery Merci Card Step 7

Wendy Vecchi Chippies Faux Pottery Merci Card Step 7a

Step 7: Rub the Anti-Static Pouch over the embossed Chippie and stamp Merci on the pot using Embossing Ink. Then heat emboss Merci with Ranger Black Embossing Powder.

 

 

Wendy Vecchi Chippies Faux Pottery Merci Card Step 8

Step 8: Mount the stenciled panel to the Potting Soil embossed panel using Perfect Card Adhesive. Next, adhere it to a white landscape Perfect Cardstock card base. Then, adhere the flourishes and pot chippies to the card.

 

 

Wendy Vecchi Chippies Faux Pottery Merci Card Step 9

Step 9: Adhere the Blossom Chippies and finish the card with Black Enamel Accents in the centers of the flowers.