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Wild Cards: 21 Techniques With Favorite Supplies

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Learn fresh techniques to make the most of your materials for cards that amaze!

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What You Get

  • 7 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor, Catherine Pooler
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

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Want to create cards that are fresh and fabulous without buying a ton of new materials? Get inspired as StampNation owner and renowned paper crafter Catherine Pooler shows you new techniques that will spice up your favorite supplies! Starting with dye inks, learn how to stretch your stamps with a rainbow of effects. Then, achieve eye-catching specialty effects, and learn how to get your best results, using Distress Inks and Distress Markers. Then, step up your stenciling and create innovative patterns with Catherine's favorite techniques! Practice creative twists with the stencils and inks you already own and take it to the next level with colorful techniques using texture pastes. Finally, elevate your skills with tricks for embossing intricate die cuts, creating a gorgeous stained glass look and using playful resist techniques for cards that delight!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Bold Stamping & Ink Techniques
Meet Catherine Pooler, celebrity stamper and your guide to great new techniques with your favorite supplies. In this first lesson, watch as Catherine shows you how to create a number of fresh designs with only a few tools. Learn the differences between ink types, and get the most out of your stamps with innovative techniques!
2. Inks Unleashed
3. Vibrant Detailed Marker Techniques
4. Striking Stencil Techniques
5. Stenciling With Creative Mediums
6. Hot Techniques in Heat Embossing
7. Irresistible Resist Techniques

Taught by

Catherine Pooler
Catherine Pooler
Catherine Pooler has been playing with paper for more than 20 years. She spent nine years as a top-performing Stampin' Up demonstrator before starting an online tutorial company called StampNation. She continues to channel her passion for online teaching through Craftsy.

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