Learn how to layer stamp with silhouette stamps featuring Essentials by Ellen Thistle Stamp Set. This is a great way to add dimension to solid silhouette stamp sets and stretch your supplies!
YouTube Tutorial | How to Layer Stamp with Silhouette Stamps
This is a technique it’s best to see rather than read about, so be sure to check out the video! Watch here or in HD on YouTube. Tips below to print your own pattern paper.
Essentials by Ellen Thistle Stamp Set
This is an older set that was on my wish list for quite some time. Even though they’re prickly, thistles are such friendly flowers.
When I purchased the set I thought it was a layering set. However, there is only one single layering image, the base of the large thistle. But, that didn’t stop me!
I wanted to layer pink and purple inks, so I layered the inks on each individual silhouette stamp.
Pink & Black – A Classic Palette
There’s nothing more eye-catching than a bright pink, black, and white card. I love me some bold black and white diagonal stripes, but I don’t love stamping them. So, I print out DIY pattern paper on my laser printer instead.
Check out this post for tips on printing your own pattern paper, including how to get print on thick cardstock.
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