ColorPlan – Emboss like a BOSS!

We love the look of crisp embossed cardstock and it’s so easy to achieve. To achieve a deep and crisp emboss lightly spray mist the ColorPlan cardstock to soften the paper fibers before inserting into your embossing folder. Then run the paper and embossing folder through your Big Shot or other manual die-cutting machine. It’s that easy. Check out the detail and deep emboss we were able to achieve with no cracking.

We’ve used these pastel ColorPlan colors: Azure Blue, Park Green, and Candy Pink. These colors are available individually and in our Spring ColorPlan assortment.

More details about ColorPlan cardstock can be found on our website.

Spring Assortment

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Embossed Christmas Card

Wish your friends and family a wonderful holiday season with this warm and inviting card made from our Cherry Wood Sheets.

Supplies: Cherry Wood Sheet, White Embossing Powder, Heat Gun, Vera Mark Pad, 1/4–inch Red Velvet ribbon, White paper doily, Adhesive, Scissors, a Christmas Sentiment & Image Stamp, and a sheet of copy paper.

Embossed Christmas Card Instructions: 

1. Trim a piece of Cherry wood to 8-1/2 x 5-1/2 inches. Score at 4-1/4 inches and fold in half.

2. Using Christmas sentiment and image stamp and versa mark pad, center image and stamp approximately ½ inch from the base of the card.

3. Sprinkle white embossing powder over the top of the image, be sure to cover the image completely. Tap off extra onto a separate piece of copy paper.

4. Using heat gun, heat embossing powder until it cures.

5. Take white paper doily and place a crease in it approximately 1-1/2 inches from the right edge. Wrap remainder of the doily around to the back of the card. Adhere.

6. Take approximately 4 inches of red velvet ribbon, tie into a bow and adhere to lower right of the white paper doily.