Embossing a Metal Art Journal Cover with Elitia Hart at CraftCast.com

Embossing a Metal Art Journal Cover

Instructor Bio: 
108 minutes

Join master metal embossing artist, Elitia Hart, and learn how to create a stunning personalized metal embossed journal cover.

Elitia will introduce you to the art of metal embossing, a simple craft that uses thin metal sheet.

Using basic hand tools, Ms. Hart will show you close-up, how to create an ornamental 3-dimensional design by engraving, embossing and high relief mark making. 

Learn how to: create lettering on metal sheet, use a stencil to transfer design, and create background textures. 

Ms. Hart will show you step-by-step how to measure, cut, and attach the metal sheet, plus how to enhance and personalize the cover by adding color highlights. The layout used in class is included in the PDF for you to follow, as well as other graphics to use or be inspired to create your own..

Get ready for lots of creative fun and inspiration!

Included in your purchase is a PDF with notes and online resources. Please note: the PDF is not a stand-alone instructional booklet.

You can re-watch all your CRAFTCAST purchases as many times as you like.

No experience necessary.

Covered In This Class: 
  • Metal embossing, engraving, low relief embossing

  • Design transfer
  • Creating textures

  • Marker ink application
  • Easy patina 

  • Alcohol ink application
Materials Used In This Class: 
  • Lead Free Pewter Sheet 36 gauge or Aluminum 40 gauge
  • Scor-Pal adhesive tape sheet
  • Cardboard or Mat board
  • Permapaque Black Marker Dual Point
  • Alcohol Inks
  • Basic metal embossing tools and paper stump – you can also use, a pencil and ball point pen
  • Craft Foam Sheet
Paper Pad

Included with the video download, a PDF filled with photos, notes and all the resources you need to get started.

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Wonderfull! True teacher of art. Well done! ~Chantal B.