We’ve all been there – a gorgeous, but huge, stamped image is staring back at you and it’s going to take foooorreeevvvveeerr to color! The solution is simpler than it seems. Let’s put a spotlight on this issue and create something gorgeous and unique that takes only a fraction of the time!
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supplies for one layer spotlight
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steps to one layer spotlight
- Stamp image(s) onto paper appropriate for your coloring medium.
- Use a shaped die (any shape, any size) to create an outline, or multiple outlines on the image to create a single or multiple spotlights.
- Using the selected coloring medium, color only within the shaped area(s).
- Allow colored area(s) to dry and then use a soft, white eraser to remove any pencil marks.
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My How To tutorial videos are filmed with real-time narration. You can pull out your supplies and follow along because there’s no editing, except for drying time. Pause when you need to, but otherwise, get ready and create right along with me!
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