How to use embossing powder for card backgrounds – CP and WOW blog hop

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Hi everyone, I’m super excited to be hopping with Catherine Pooler and WOW today. In my post, I’m sharing how to use embossing powder for card backgrounds.

Don’t forget to hop along with us and leave a comment on every blog. Catherine Pooler and WOW are choosing one random winner each πŸ˜€

But on to my cards. I started with one card and then couldn’t stop and ended up creating 4 for this hop. All 4 are using embossing powders for the card background and all are made with a different technique. To make it a little easier, I created a quick video for you:

I hope you enjoyed my 4 cards πŸ™‚

Blog Hop

Don’t forget to comment on every blog (and leave all these talented folks some love) for your chance to win a price package from WOW or Catherine Pooler. The winner will be announced in the week of July 2nd on the WOW blog.

And now on to the hop:

Supplies Used

Some of my links are affiliate links which means I earn a small commission, if you use my links to shop. No worries though, you won’t pay anything extra. Thanks for your support πŸ™‚

Twisted Sunburst Stencil
Twisted Sunburst Stencil
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CP
Tiki Torch Ink Pad
Tiki Torch Ink Pad
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CP
Something Borrowed Ink Pad
Something Borrowed Ink Pad
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CP
Limoncello Ink Pad
Limoncello Ink Pad
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CP
All That Jazz Ink Pad
All That Jazz Ink Pad
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CP
Premium Midnight Cardstock - 8.5
Premium Midnight Cardstock – 8.5″ x 11″
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CP
Vellum Cardstock
Vellum Cardstock
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CP
Premium White Cardstock - 8.5
Premium White Cardstock – 8.5″ x 11″
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CP
Premium White Cardstock Notecards - 5.5
Premium White Cardstock Notecards – 5.5″ x 8.5″
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CP
Catherine Pooler - Tutti Frutti Ink Pad and Refill
Catherine Pooler – Tutti Frutti Ink Pad and Refill
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CP
Catherine Pooler - Grass Skirt Ink Pad and Refill
Catherine Pooler – Grass Skirt Ink Pad and Refill
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CP
Catherine Pooler - Midnight Ink Pad and Refill
Catherine Pooler – Midnight Ink Pad and Refill
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CP
Catherine Pooler - BFF Background Stamp
Catherine Pooler – BFF Background Stamp
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CP
Catherine Pooler - Doin the Polka Background Stamp
Catherine Pooler – Doin the Polka Background Stamp
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CP
Catherine Pooler - Kaleidoscope Background Stamp
Catherine Pooler – Kaleidoscope Background Stamp
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CP
Clear Gloss Embossing Powder by WOW - Large
Clear Gloss Embossing Powder by WOW – Large
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CP
Primary Ebony Embossing Powder by WOW
Primary Ebony Embossing Powder by WOW
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CP
Rose Gold Embossing Powder by WOW
Rose Gold Embossing Powder by WOW
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CP
Vintage Peacock Embossing Glitter by WOW
Vintage Peacock Embossing Glitter by WOW
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CP
Glo-In-The-Dark Embossing Powder by WOW
Glo-In-The-Dark Embossing Powder by WOW
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CP
Premium Smoke & Mirrors Cardstock - 8.5
Premium Smoke & Mirrors Cardstock – 8.5″ x 11″
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CP
Catherine Pooler - Postage Stamp Dies
Catherine Pooler – Postage Stamp Dies
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CP

Close Ups

How to use embossing powder for card backgrounds

How to use embossing powder for card backgrounds

How to use embossing powder for card backgrounds

How to use embossing powder for card backgrounds

How to use embossing powder for card backgrounds

How to use embossing powder for card backgrounds

How to use embossing powder for card backgrounds

How to use embossing powder for card backgrounds

How to use embossing powder for card backgrounds

91 Comments:

  1. Love all the cards expecially the glow in the dark won.
    Thank you for sharing.

  2. Holy, I love all your cards! That stained glass card is just fabulous and I really really love how you done this. Great tip with the adhesive and vellum also. Thanks so much for playing along with the WOW DT. Cheers Jo

  3. Wonderful cards, tfsπŸ’–πŸ’•

  4. Sabrina Radican

    Such gorgeous cards!!!! I am definitely putting the WOW embossing powders on top of my wish list!!

  5. Love all of your cards. They are so vibrant!

  6. Arianna Barbara

    Wow! Beautiful set of cards!!! Great colors!!!

  7. Wow.. love all of your cards especially the glow in the dark one with vellum πŸ˜πŸ’•. Simply gorgeous 😍

  8. Elizabeth Roberts

    great cards

  9. Great cards. Embossing is such a great way to add an extra touch to a card.

  10. Beautiful cards and I love your techniques! Thank you for sharing!

  11. Fabulous cards!

  12. Amazing cards. I really love your style. The stained glass looks really cool, especially in the dark.

  13. I love that sunburst stencil. So pretty.

  14. What amazing cards! I loved the stained glass technique.

  15. Awesome embossing! Love the colors and techniques

  16. beautiful and fun cards, love the colors
    thanks for sharing

  17. Carlene (verite Trini)

    Thanks for the video. lovely to see how these cards were made.

  18. Love the beautiful backgrounds.

  19. Amazing cards. So sweet.

  20. These are fantastic! I love the stained glass one and the “trick” to adhering it to the card with the frame…brilliant idea!!

  21. Love your cards.

  22. Beautiful cards. Love all of them. Thanks for the tips on adhering vellum. thanks for sharing.

  23. Love all of your cards – especially all the glitter!

  24. it is hard to get tired of that sunburst. stunning

  25. Wonderful cards with great texture, sparkle and shine. Great tutorial.

  26. Wonderful cards. Really love the Sunburst stencil you used. Amazing..
    Thanks for sharing

  27. Beautiful cards. Plane to CASE all of these!

  28. Simply gorgeous! Thank you for the inspiration!

  29. Josefine,
    Thank you for sharing your lovely cards. All your ideas have sparked inspiration for me. I especially loved your use of vellum.
    Amy

  30. The pokeadots really pop. Wow!

  31. Cute glittery cards!

  32. I love blog hops because they inspire me to create and I learn about products that are new to me–thank you.

  33. Amante del Papel

    wow your cards are amazing and so beautiful!!

  34. Jina Ratliff Winston

    Loved all of your cards. Thanks for sharing.

  35. DUMONTIER Marjorie

    Your bundle of cards is absolutely magnificent !!
    [margessw(at)icloud(dot)com]

  36. These cards are way cool, can’t decide which one to pick, everyone is unique. These wow embossing powders are great.

  37. Such beautiful projects!

  38. Love your cards especially the polka dotted thank you -+ real fun!

  39. Sensational cards ! ❀️

  40. Your cards are stunning!

  41. Great backgrounds and ideas! Thanks for sharing your wonderful video with us on this fun blog hop!!

  42. Josefine…these cards are ALL so beautiful!!! I think my favorite is that polka dot one! I love the bright bold colors…but I also adore “polka-dot-anything”!!! lol πŸ™‚ Thank you for sharing!!

  43. Theresa Williams

    They are fantastic looking cards

  44. Wow and Wow. I love how you framed the vellum with the double card stock. Amazing

  45. Gorgeous, always love checking out what you have created. Love them again

  46. These are all so awesome. I love that the stained glass is glow in the dark.
    Aren’t Catherine’s inks gorgeous? Such bright vibrant colours and so versatile too.

  47. Glow in the dark embossing powder– who knew? Thanks for the vellum techniques.I haven’t had much luck embossing on vellum,but these products may be the answer.

  48. Josefine, you’ve outdone yourself with the background stamps & the Wow E.P. Love the stained glass look done on the velum, as well as the happy colours on the polka-dot background card.

  49. I love all these. I enjoyed all these cards and the video. Thanks a bunch.

  50. Love your use of all the different backgrounds, especially the glow-in-the dark Kaleidoscope/vellum card.

  51. These cards are gorgeous, love the rose gold and the stain glass ones.

  52. Thank you for the video showing the process for each of these backgrounds using CP stamps and WOW embossing powder. A great variety to work with.

  53. Wow! You’ve been a busy girl! So many cards and all so pretty!

  54. Really in love with that star burst stencil and the wonderful WOW powder you used. GORGEOUS.

  55. Love the different techniques and designs you created with these inks ad embossing powders.

  56. All of your cards are beautiful! I love how you created the backgrounds with embossing powder. Your glow in the dark stained glass card is really cool πŸ™‚

  57. Sharon Perehudoff

    Wow! your cards are gorgeous. Sure will be putting embossing and stencil to the top of my list. Thank you so very much for taking the time showing your video, really is awesome to watch. Embossing powder from Wow is gorgeous and have to get these new colours. Thanks for sharing.

  58. Cool cards that really showcase these awesome
    embossing powders.

  59. Love your cards. The glow in the dark one is so cute.

  60. Your four cards are so pretty.

  61. These were just wonderful cards and ideas. I loved them all.

  62. Cindyellen Robinson

    nice use of stencils, the glow in the dark one is really cool

  63. Love these cards and can’t wait to try out some new techniques!

  64. These are all really pretty! πŸ™‚

  65. Love the embossed backgrounds! Great cards. Thanks for sharing those techniques.

  66. Love the sparkly backgrounds.

  67. Beautiful cards. I love the stained glass panel technique.

  68. A wonderful video and card.

  69. Marisela Delgado

    Great cards!! LOve sparkly backgrounds

  70. Gorgeous and inspiring cards. It was nice to see how they were made.

  71. Dorothy Breitenstein

    favorite one was the stained glass but loved them all.

  72. All the cards were simple and elegant with great beauty. Thanks for the wonderful ideas.

  73. So much inspiration, fab background stamps

  74. Love the use of vellum ! I will try it! Wonderful cards!

  75. Fantastic cards! Love that rose gold embossing powder! Your stained glass card is gorgeous and the frame solves the dilemma of where to put the adhesive!

  76. Beautiful projects you’ve shared today. Thanks for the inspiration.

  77. Love all the blending!

  78. My favorite card is the glow in the dark but it was hard to pick because the rest are pretty amazing too! WOW!!

  79. Nice cards – great tutorial.

  80. The simplicy of your designs really make the CP and WOW products shine!

  81. Great cards! Thank you.

  82. Love all these – the glow in the dark one is super cool!

  83. Fantastic cards.
    Love that swirl stencil. Makes
    exciting cards. thanks for
    sharing txmlhl(at)yahoo(dot)com

  84. Some very cool cards!! I really love the stained glass one!

  85. Fantastic backgrounds, a great idea to do some in advance for future use. Love the glow in the dark background, that is something different. I must get some of these EPs to have some variety. Thank you for sharing and your inspiration.

  86. really enjoy your videos! your cards are great!

  87. These are just gorgeous!

  88. Wooow, so simple and sooo beautiful! Going to try the vellum trick tomorrow, so thank you! πŸ˜‰

  89. Lisascreativeniche

    .love how these look with stencils!

  90. Thanks for sharing your lovely cards and the great technique video.

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