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Using Black To Make Colors Pop With The Medallion Coverplate

Hi Everyone, It’s TIna here. Today I have 2 cards to share with you using the new Medallion Coverplate die and I will show you how to get the colors pop using Distress Oxide Inks and Black Cardstock. Below are the instructions to create your own card.

Card 1

Card 2

Step 1 – Trim White Cardstock to 8 1/2″ x 5 1/2″, score at 4 1/4″ and fold in half for a vertical side fold card. (A2) (Card 1 and 2)

Step 2 – Trim White Cardstock to 5 1/2″ x 4 1/4″. Apply Distress Oxide Ink using Picket Fence Life Changing Brush. (Card 1 and 2)

Panel for Card 1

Panel for Card 2

Step 3 – Diecut Medallion Coverplate using Black Cardstock. (Card 1) Diecut Medallion Coverplate using Panel 2. (Card 2)

Step 4 – Card 1 – Adhere Medallion Coverplate black diecut to Panel 1 (Trim off excess of panel) and then to card front using Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive.

Card 2 – Adhere Medallion Coverplate Panel 2 to Black Cardstock then trim 1/8″ all around and adhere to card front.

Step 5 – Stamp Sentiment using Versamark, sprinkle White Embossing Powder, remove excess and heat set it with a heat tool. (Card 1 and 2)

Step 6 – Card 1 – Stamp and color image and adhere to card above the sentiment.

Card 2 – Adhere Pastel Pop Sequins for added interest.

Card 1



Card 2

I hope you enjoyed today’s cards using the Medallion Coverplate. These cards can be used for any occasion by changing the colors and sentiment. To receive 10% off your order at Kat Scrappiness use code: TINA10 at checkout. Below is a link to the products used. Thank you for stopping by and have a wonderful day.

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  • Reply Phyllis Zimmerman

    Beautiful love the black

    02/18/2019 at 3:55 AM
  • Reply Gayle Bartholomew

    Love how the black makes the colors pop. Thanks for sharing.

    02/18/2019 at 6:46 AM
  • Reply Verna Angerhofer

    That is a gorgeous card. I love the cover plate and bright colors.

    02/18/2019 at 9:19 AM
  • Reply Jill Russell

    Love the Medallion Overlay! Can’t wait to use mine!

    02/18/2019 at 1:36 PM
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