Technique Tip: Painting Perfect Polka Dots

Looking to stretch your Big Shot supplies? Here’s a fun tip that works perfectly with the Perfect Polka Dots Embossing Folder.


First cut out a flower using the Flower Folds Bigz XL Big Shot Die. Here I cut flowers in both Melon Mambo card stock and in a page from the Welcome Neighbor Designer Series Paper Pack (one of the Sale-A-Bration free gifts).

I put each flower in my Polka Dots folder and ran them through my Big Shot to add the texture to the flower die-cuts.

The I flipped my Chocolate Chip Classic Pad upside down and gently ran it across the top of the textured flower. The raised dots picked up the ink, and they really stand out visually.


The flowers stack perfectly on each other and I added a Pretty in Pink Corduroy Button with a cardstock thread (check out that recent stamping lesson) to match the card.

Want to get more ideas for the Perfect Polka Dot folder? Or get your own Perfect Polka Dot folder? Be sure to learn more about my Big Shot Die of the Month Club for March!




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Ink: Chocolate Chip
Paper: Welcome Neighbor Designer Series Paper Pad, Melon Mambo, Chocolate Chip, Pretty in Pink
Accessories: Big Shot, Stampin’ Up! Flower Folds Die, Perfect Polka Dot Embossing Folder, Pretty in Pink Corduroy Buttons, Chocolate Chip Satin Ribbon,

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