Vibrant Stamping: Creative Color Techniques

with Laura Bassen

Make eye-catching beautiful cards!

Instructor Laura Bassen will teach you to create beautiful and colorful stamped cards.  Learn special techniques for masking that will give you clean and simple designs.  Your cards will be set apart with multiple blended colors, flawless gradient effects, and modern ombré tones.  Gain confidence to create complex patterns, floral arrangements and animal images to give your cards depth and appeal. You will be learn to emboss and simulate the artistry of watercolor painting.

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Lesson plan

Lesson 1. Creating Crisp Images
Lesson 2. Gradient Effects
Lesson 3. Layering Colors
Lesson 4. Advanced Masking
Lesson 5. Emboss Resist
Lesson 6. Colorful Embossing
Lesson 7. Copic Markers