Playing with Yupo Paper + Alcohol Inks

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Hello, Kraftie Friends!!!

Have you tried Yupo papers yet? They are 100% recyclable, waterproof, tree-free synthetic paper...basically plastic that will hold ink!
A few months ago, I got some Yupo paper in my Club Scrap Color Me Happy Kit...and I played with it a little bit, trying to figure out what worked best...

I tried Distress Stains, but I have to retry it...didn't really turned out the way I wanted...
And, of course, I tried alcohol inks!
They work great on Yupo paper, just like they work on glossy paper!


I used yellow and blue + blending solution + white alcohol inks for the panel above.
I die cut it with STAMPlorations die and added a white ribbon before adhering the panel to the card base.
I cut a wreath using Flower Market CTMH Cricut cartridge (you can see it HERE), adhered half on the card and outlined it with green markers. Then, I adhered the other half on.
I cut out some succulents from a printed paper (Club Scrap Succulents Collection), and adhered them on card (the lighter one with foam tape).
Finally, I added some sequins.

I'll be back next week with some panels + stamping...so, please, check back!

And since there are some challenges for handmade backgrounds, I'm entering the card in the following challenges:

1. Mojo Monday #487 Contest:

2. Simon Says Mon: Make Your Own Background
3. Club Scrap March Technique Challenge: Create Your Own Backgrounds
4. Unicorn Challenge #19: Go Green
5. Word Art Wed #272-#273: AGoes
6. Addicted to Stamps #232: Make Your Mark


7. Simon Says Wed: For a Special Lady/Girl


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8 comments

  1. Very pretty card and thank you so much for sharing and for playing along with us over on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog... :)

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  2. Such a sensational card! Love that fabulously vibrant background. So glad you could join us at Mojo Monday!

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  3. Oh My Goodness! How spectacular. Those colors are amazing!

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  4. Hi this is a gorgeous card. Thank you for joining us at the Unicorn Challenge Blog for Challenge 19 “Go Green.” Hugs Jackie (DT)

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  5. such vibrant colors - thanks for sharing your creation at Addicted to Stamps and More

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  6. Such bright and vibrant colours - gorgeous.
    Thanks for joining in at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.
    Hugs,
    Caryn xxxx

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  7. Beautiful card with bright colors...love your flowers...thank you so much for joining us at ATSM challenge
    Zeljka DTxx

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  8. So pretty! Some of my favorite colors!

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