Hero Arts Layering Stencil w/ Paste, Glimmer, Lacquer!

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Let’s create some pretty tags or tag cards using a beautiful Hero Arts Layering “O Christmas Tree” Stencil Set! This set includes 4 stencils that can be used to create the most dimensional tree with ornaments, garland and a pretty star! Please note that there is a matching “O Christmas Tree” Stamp Set which I have linked below if you are interested in that as well.

To get started we can die cut a stitched tag using the Ai Tag Stitched Dies (5132) Set. We will be doing a white tag and a kraft tag. I think you will enjoy seeing the difference between the two tags by using the same ink colors!

Next, we can start the stenciling using the Hero Arts Mini Cube Inks and a small Hero Arts blending brush. We will start with some Pine ink for the first layer. For layer number two we can use the Fresh Lawn ink. To do the garland we will use the Cranberry and Crimson. And the last layer are the little ornaments which will be done in a variety of colors. These colors are all listed below.

Now we can stamp the Hero Arts Bold Prints “Script” Cling Stamp using the Tim Holtz Gathered Twigs. This is one of my go-to stamps for creating a pretty background on your cards and tags.

Next, we can use the blending brush and some Tim Holtz Walnut Stain ink to go around the edges of the tag.

To tie the background together we will be spattering each tag with the Hero Arts Glimmer Metallic Inks in Gold and Pewter and the Dr. Ph. Martin’s Bleed Proof White ink.

On the white tag we will be adding some Hero Arts White Pearl Paste to the garland. This will add some fun dimension and a pretty pearl finish.

On both tags we can add the Hero Arts Lacquer Pen Sparkle Clear on each of the ornaments. This again will add dimension and interest to the ornaments.

We can die cut some pretty stars using the same die set we used to create the tag. These will also be in the gold and silver.

Finally, let’s add a pretty Pinkfresh Studio Metallic Pearl to each of the stars in Matte Gold and Silver and some sparkly twine to each of the tags!

Now you can leave these as a simple tag or create a tag card…and I will show you how to do this in today’s video!

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Hero Arts Color Layering – O Christmas Tree Stencil

https://shrsl.com/4a3u9 (heroarts.com)

https://shrsl.com/4a3r6 (Scrapbook.com)

Hero Arts O Christmas Tree Stamp Set

https://shrsl.com/4a3ua (heroarts.com)

https://shrsl.com/4a3ug (Scrapbook.com)

Hero Arts Bold Prints Cling Stamp – Script

https://shrsl.com/4a3uj (heroarts.com)

https://shrsl.com/4a3r8 (Scrapbook.com)

Hero Arts Mini Core Ink Pads – Fresh Lawn, Pine

https://shrsl.com/4a3se (Scrapbook.com)

https://shrsl.com/4a3ul (heroarts.com)

Hero Arts Mini Core Ink Pads – Crimson, Cranberry, Pale Tomato

https://shrsl.com/4a3sb (Scrapbook.com)

https://shrsl.com/4a3uo (heroarts.com)

Hero Arts Mini Core Ink Pads – Aquatic,

https://shrsl.com/4a3rz (Scrapbook.com)

https://shrsl.com/4a3us (heroarts.com)

Hero Arts Mini Core Ink Pads – Bermuda

https://shrsl.com/4a3v0 (Scrapbook.com)

https://shrsl.com/4a3uv (heroarts.com)

Hero Arts Mini Core Ink Pads – Amethyst

https://shrsl.com/4a3s3 (Scrapbook.com)

https://shrsl.com/4a3v3 (heroarts.com)

Hero Arts Mini Core Ink Pads – Butter Bar

https://shrsl.com/4a3rq (Scrapbook.com)

https://shrsl.com/4a3v5 (heroarts.com)

Hero Arts Lacquer Pen Sparkle Clear

https://shrsl.com/4a3v6 (heroarts.com)

https://shrsl.com/4a3rd (Scrapbook.com)

Hero Arts White Pearl Paste

https://shrsl.com/4a3w4 (Scrapbook.com)

https://shrsl.com/4a3w7 (heroarts.com)

Hero Arts Blending Brushes Small

https://shrsl.com/4a3v8 (heroarts.com)

https://shrsl.com/4a3rh (Scrapbook.com)

Hero Arts Glimmer Metallic Ink (Set Gold/Pewter)

https://shrsl.com/4a3v9 (heroarts.com)

Art Impressions Tag Stitched Dies (5132)

https://shrsl.com/4a3va (Art Impressions)

https://shrsl.com/4a3st (Scrapbook.com)

Dr. Ph. Martin’s Bleed Proof White

https://shrsl.com/4a3vc (Art Impressions)

Pinkfresh Studio Metallic Pearls – Matte Gold

https://shrsl.com/4a3sv (Scrapbook.com)

Pinkfresh Studio Metallic Pearls – Silver

https://shrsl.com/4a3sz (Scrapbook.com)

Pinkfresh Studio Blending Brushes 1/4″ Round

https://shrsl.com/4a3t2 (Scrapbook.com)

Tim Holtz Palette Knives

https://shrsl.com/4a3t5 (Scrapbook.com)

Idea-ology – Tim Holtz – 6 x 9 Kraft Stock – Metallics – Classics

https://shrsl.com/4a3t7 (Scrapbook.com)

Ranger Ink – Tim Holtz – Distress Ink Pads – Mini Kit – Six (Gathered Twigs)

https://shrsl.com/4a3tb (Scrapbook.com)

Ranger Ink – Tim Holtz – Distress Ink Pads – Mini Kit – Three (Walnut Stain)

https://shrsl.com/4a3te (Scrapbook.com)

Tim Holtz Distress Sprayer

https://shrsl.com/4a3th (Scrapbook.com)

Twine – White/Gold, White/Silver

Scrapbook.com Ergonomic Reverse Grip Tweezers

https://shrsl.com/4a3tk (Scrapbook.com)

Nuvo Stamp Cleaning Solution

https://shrsl.com/4a3to (Scrapbook.com)

Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive

https://shrsl.com/4a3tr (Scrapbook.com)

MISTI Original

https://shrsl.com/4a3tu (Scrapbook.com)

Wendy Vechhi Make-art Stay-tion

https://shrsl.com/4a3tx (Scrapbook.com)


https://shrsl.com/4a3ty (Scrapbook.com)

Tombow Mono Temporary Tape Runner

https://shrsl.com/4a3q1 (dickblick.com)

Pinkfresh Studio – Essentials Collection – Dual Tip Embellishment Tool

https://shrsl.com/4a3u0 (Scrapbook.com)

Strathmore Bristol Smooth 100lb Cardstock

https://shrsl.com/4a3pz (dickblick.com)

Lawn Fawn – 8.5 x 11 Cardstock – Kraft – 10 Pack

https://shrsl.com/4a3u2 (Scrapbook.com)

Dress My Craft – Mini Score Board

https://shrsl.com/4a3u3 (Scrapbook.com)

We R Makers Detail Scissors

https://shrsl.com/4a3u5 (Scrapbook.com)

Spellbinders Platinum 6 Die Cutting Machine

https://shrsl.com/4a3u6 (Scrapbook.com)