Category Archives: Faux Batik

May 2011 Technique ATC swap

This project is for a Technique swap I’m in on Rubberstampchat. We’re supposed to pick an art/paper technique and use it prominently on our series of ATCs. I’d never done faux batik before (though I’ve experienced the melting part when not paying close-enough attention while using my heat gun on embossing powder *laugh*), so I decided to properly try this technique for our swap. I had a couple of leaf stamps and a flower that seemed to lend themselves to the batik imagery – fairly simple, mostly solid images with very little detail to get lost in the process.

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