Hello! Leah from Paper Blossoms here today to show you a fun way you can dress up your solid stamps with Gelatos. Let’s get started!

Inspired by Stamping, Leah Cornelius, Words Of Inspiration II stamp set, thinking of you card, gelato tutorial

The supplies you’ll need are a stamp set with solid images, I chose the beautiful new set Words of Inspiration II, black ink, a few colors of Gelatos and a sponge dauber. I first started by doing all my stamping. I stamped my sentiment on to a die cut using Fancy Labels 2 and I stamped all my flowers and leaves in black ink. You can set aside the sentiment and layer panel for now.


To highlight with your Gelatos simply load your sponge dauber with some Gelato color and using circluar motions “highlight” the image you want to be that color. I started with the leaves using a green.


Once all my leaves were done I moved onto the light aqua color for the berry sprigs and then the pink for the flowers. The idea is to just highlight the image so  you will have white paper still showing. And that’s it! I think it renders a pretty effect.


Here is my card all assembled and done. I added the sentiment panel and layering to the front. I die cut those panels using Fancy Label 2 dies. I added some machine stitching and a little twine bow.



I hope you enjoyed today’s tutorial and will give it a try if you haven’t already. Thanks so much for joining me!


[All supplies are linked to multiple sources in the thumbnails at the end of this post. Compensated affiliate links used at no cost to you. It’s just a way to offer you a complete supply list of all the products that I use and to help you create today’s card from start to finish.]


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