Did you get it? The resist part of the title refers to the fact that I used the emboss resist technique with the Very Versailles stamp set. I hadn’t done that it so long and it really seemed perfect for this stamp set.

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Design Notes for Very Versailles Card:

Do you know how to do emboss resist technique? It’s easy, really!

  1. Emboss design on card stock using Versamark ink and either clear or white embossing powder.
  2. After you heat the powder, use a sponge and ink pad to add color over your embossed image.
  3. Use a paper towel or cloth to remove any extra ink so that the stamped image will pop a bit. This step is optional. Since I wanted a more subtle look, I did not do that on this card.

Here’s a link to a card I made in the spring using the emboss resist technique.

 

I also tried something I don’t think of too often. You might not even notice it but I stamped the butterflies on Designer Paper. I get stuck in the idea that you have to stamp on card stock. Not so!

Ver Versailles stamp set, Butterfly Gal stamp set, emboss resist, Woven threads Designer Series Paper, Butterfly duet Punch, Scalloped Lace Trim, Stampin' Up!, diannescards.com

To finish off this lovely card, I found a piece of the Woven Threads Designer Paper that was just the right size to add to the back flap of the envelope. Don’t you love this paper?

Ver Versailles stamp set, Butterfly Gal stamp set, emboss resist, Woven threads Designer Series Paper, Butterfly duet Punch, Scalloped Lace Trim, Stampin' Up!, diannescards.com

Purchase List for Very Versailles Card:

 

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