Celebrations Stencil Techniques – AECP

Here are my cards for the next class – Celebrations Stencil Techniques.

This class taught me some new techniques to use with my stencils and I utilize 2 of them for these cards.

Stencil Techniques


  • Altenew Dye Inks in Pink and Yellow Shades
  • Tranquility Rose Stamp & Die & Coloring Stencil Bundle
  • Mega Hydrangea Stencil
  • White Embossing Powder with Versamark Ink

The Cards

For the first card, I did some watercoloring with my inks on my panel and used the Tranquility Rose Coloring Stencils to lightly blend over my watercolors.

Watercolor Background
Layered Stencils
Light Blending

Once my background was done, I used the outline stamp for the flower and a couple leaves using the pink ink used in my watercoloring and blending. I then die cut those and adhered them to the lower right corner of my panel.

I heat embossed a sentiment and used the flower die cut to cut the ends so it would line up with my flower. I like how it fits perfectly on my flower.

A Closer Look

The next card was a little more difficult. During this technique, I was trying to watercolor my panel with my stencil on top of my paper. I didn’t use any tacky spray on my stencil and my first attempt just made a yellow mess with no definition of my stencil. I smartened up and used tacky spray but then I thought I would add another color, but all I did was make another mess. It took me 3 panels before I got it right. The Mega Hydrangea Stencil has very thin lines, but I hadn’t used it yet and really wanted to create a card with it – I just had a few upsets a long the way.

Fine Lined Hydrangea Stencil

I pulled out the small flowers from the Tranquility Rose Stamp & Die & Coloring Stencil Bundle and created some small flowers for the front of my panel. I used a long – single strip to go across the panel.

A Closer Look
Tranquility Rose Coloring Stencils
Mega Hydrangea Stencil

So that’s a wrap on this class, I’ll see you at the next one – Season Scene Building

3D Words AECP Level 1 AECP Level 2 AECP Level 3 Alcohol Inks Alphabet Die Altenew Blending CardKit Cardmaking Challenge Christmas Copics Crepe Paper Crepe Paper Flowers Design Team Distress Oxide Inks dry eraser Foiling glider Glitter Hot Foil Markers Masculine Card PanPastels Papercraft Business Peonies Pink Ink Designs Silhouette Designs Simon Says Stamp Slimline Stamp stamping glider Stencil Storage and Decor Vinyl Watercoloring Zig ZIG Real Watercolor Brush Pens

2 thoughts on “Celebrations Stencil Techniques – AECP

  1. CAS and pretty!! I love the detail you achieved on that pink background, looks so good!!
    Thank you for submitting your wonderful work to the AECP assignment gallery.

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