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Nothing Says Happiness Better Than A Gerbera Daisy
Hi Everyone! It’s Tina here today for Susan’s Garden Club. By now you’ve seen the stunning new line from Susan Tierney-Cockburn. I was so excited when I saw that there was a Gerbera Daisy die because the Gerbera Daisy is my favorite flower, a flower that makes me happy. For my last post I showed you how to create a bubble background for your card. Today I have another background technique for you. It’s the Wax Paper Technique. Below are the steps to create the background and the rest of the card. Wax Paper Technique The items you will need are wax paper, an embossing folder, embossing machine, white cardstock, lightweight white paper (photocopy paper used for a printer), an iron and inks. Cut wax paper measuring 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″ and crumble it into a ball. Then open it up and smooth it out. Place the wax paper in an embossing folder of your choice and pass it through your embossing machine. Cut 2 sheets of white cardstock measuring 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″. Place the wax paper in between the two sheets of cardstock creating a sandwich. Fold a sheet of plain paper in half and …