Thursday, 26 January 2017

Tricolor cards with Heat Embossing

Hiya All!

                              "Very Happy Republic Day to all Indian Crafters"

Today's cards are all confined to our Indian National Flag colors with Heat embossing Technique, which is the current Mudra Challenge

Let's get started!

Card : 1

  • Took sentiment stamps from past releases and Opaque White heat embossed on Watercolor cardstock in a diagonal fashion.
  • Then distressed with Distress inks -Wild honey and Peeled paint leaving a central portion.
  • Flicked some water and let it to react with the Distress inks.
  • Stamped mini butterfly, fussy cut and UTEE Clear heat embossed to mount on the focal panel.
  • This panel is then added to the A2 sized ivory card base.

Card: 2

  • In a watercolor cardstock, Black heat embossed Leaves diagonally.
  • Then distressed the panel using Distress inks Wild honey and Peeled paint and flicked water to react with it. I just love the pattern it creates!!!
  • In a small panel, Opaque white heat embossed Go confidently stamp and distressed it with Tumbled glass distress ink.
  • Its matted with white cardstock and mounted on Distressed panel to mount on a Light Green A2 sized Cardbase.
Card :3 

  • On to a watercolor cardstock, Gold Heat embossed Butterfly from Beautiful Butterflies as focal element.
  • Sprinkled Brushos of 3 colors (Light brown, Cobalt blue, Emerald green) and sprinkled water using mini mister, around the butterfly.
  • I intended for tricolors but it left me with Rainbow colors!!
  • Heat set the pattern as and when at intervals.
  • Then colored the butterfly using Zig clean color brush pens.
  • Sentiment from Humming birds is stamped just below the butterfly.
  • Mounted this panel onto a black A2 sized card base to finish off the card.
Stamps Used:



Hope you like today's post. 

There's still time to play the current challenge at Mudra and to stand for the chance to win and build your Mudra stamps stash! 

Mudra stamps are now available with the following Retailers :

Art and Craft Store - Noida
Hindustan Trading Company, Chennai
The Craft Store, Srilanka 

Happy Stamping!!


  1. Such beautiful cards Sathya!! My fav is the first one ..Love the glossy butterfly...

  2. thats stunning! every card is beautiful

  3. What a beautiful trio of cards Sathya - all so different too.

  4. Beautiful cards, Sathya!! Love how all your cards has Indian National Flag's colors and lovely designs and style. :-)