Stamping Techniques 101 – Painted Acrylic Block

Good Morning & Welcome to another Stamping Techniques 101 Blog Hop!  This month we are all doing the Painted Acrylic Handle/Block Technique.

Stamping Techniques 101 - Leonie Schroder Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Australia

Now when I first saw the name of this technique I wondered what on earth an Acrylic Handle was!  Then I found out it was our Acrylic Blocks – funny how we all have different names for one product!

Here’s what I’ve created for you today ..

Painted Acrylic Block Technique by Leonie Schroder Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Australia

Painted Acrylic Block Technique

This is a quick and wonderful technique and quite easy to do with just a few a products required.

What you’ll need …

  • Acrylic Block
  • Stampin Write Markers
  • Stampin Spritzer (with water)
  • Shimmery White Cardstock or Watercolour Paper

Technique How to  …

  1. Clean your block and colour randomly with markers – use 2 or 3 colours
  2. Spritz block with water & tilt block to blend colours
  3. Stamp block onto cardstock and give it a good press all over
  4. Lift block and leave to dry or dry with Heat Tool

Once you’ve done your background piece you simply work out what stamps to use over the top.

Painted Acrylic Block Technique by Leonie Schroder Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Australia

I used Peekaboo Peach, Berry Burst and Lemon Lime Twist markers to colour on my block then I stamped the Rose from Graceful Garden and heat embossed with copper embossing powder.

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Now lets head over and see what the other girls have created for you using the Painted Acrylic Block/Handle technique …

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Thanks for stopping by and hope you enjoy this month’s Blog Hop and give this Technique a go.

Leonie Schroder Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Australia

About Leonie

I am Leonie and I've enjoyed being an Independent demonstrator for Stampin' Up!® since 2006!! I love to share what I create and how to make them. I live in Sydney's South West with my family (hubby, two daughters and several furry creatures). I would love you to hear from you if you have any questions or feedback Thanks for stopping by :)

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