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  • Writer's pictureDori Shelton

Simple and Creative Embossing Folder Techniques

Hello and welome back!


Today, I am sharing simple and creative ways you can use your embossing folders. I will show you several ways you can add color to your projects both before and after embossing. All of these techniques will work with both regular embossing folders as well as 3D folders.

Click below for a quick video showing each technique and then scroll down for more pictures and details for the final cards.

Card 1: Love and Thanks

Colors used for embossed background: Shabby Shutters, Dried Marigold and Candied Apple

Embossing Folder: Altenew Streamlined 3D embossing folder

Sentiment: Streamlined Stamp and Coordinating Dies Altenew

Card 2: Hugs

Colors used for embossed panel: Bundled Sage, Rustic Wilderness, Forest Moss (Perfect Pearls water mist bottle)

Embossing Folder: Simon Says Stamp Floral Festoon 3D embossing folder

Sentiment: Best Hugs Simon Says Stamp

Card 3: Happy Birthday

Brayered color on embossed background: Lost Shadow

Embossing Folder:Minted Florals 3D embossing folder Simon Says Stamp

Sentiment: Spellbinders

That is all for me today. Thank you so much for visiting and I hope to see you again soon!

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