Make It Monday #156: 3D Stamp Paint Techniques

By March 17, 2014Make It Monday

Who's up for an out-of-the-box challenge this week? Time to try something a little different by adding 3D paint techniques to your next project. Leading the charge and with inspiration to spare is the very talented Melissa Phillips. There's lots to learn, so just click play to learn more. 




If you are joining along this week, here are the details concerning the Make It Monday Challenge.

–A new Make It Monday Challenge will go up every Monday morning at 9am EST.

–Create a project utilizing your take on the challenge. Your project must use at least one Papertrey product and any 3D paint technique.

–Post your project on your blog, in your gallery or on any other photo-hosting site (such as photobucket or flickr).

-Add your project to our In Linkz list below.

–You will have until 7am, Monday, March 24th, to add your link to the list to be eligible to win. And you can enter as many times as you like.

–We will be tweeting and posting on our Facebook page every night (between 5-9pm EST) highlighting a Featured Project. These tweets/Facebook postings will just be a shout-out regarding projects that caught our eye. 

–One randomly selected winner will be chosen from ALL the entries on Monday,  March 24th, after 7am. The winner will be posted here on this blog post, on Twitter and Facebook. The randomly selected winner will get a $25 PTI gift certificate to spend however they like!

Good luck to everyone and we look forward to seeing your projects!


Miriam Prantner

Congratulations to Miriam Prantner!  You've been selected as our random winner this week!  Please send a note to customer service and provide them with the email address you would like your gift certificate sent to!  Thank you to everyone who played along!  There were some fantastic entries this week!

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Join the discussion 11 Comments

  • 1

    It’s always a good morning spent with you Dear Melissa! Thanks for the super detailed video of how you made your card. The 3-D paint technique is a new one to me…looking forward to trying it out, taking chances, making mistakes and getting messy!

  • 2
    Deb H says:

    I like your style!

  • 3
    Kathy H says:

    Wow! I love the Viva Décor paint…I am not one who does many techniques but surely I can do this one! Thank you Melissa for braving the paints to show us something new:)

  • 4
    DIANA LARSON says:

    Great tutorial Melissa, I love this paint I have a quite a few of the colors. I think I want the rose color now.
    Have a great day
    DIANA L.

  • 5

    What a delightful video, and beautiful card. I always enjoy Melissa’s tutorials so much! Thank you for showing me a new technique. Now I need to get my hands on some of those paints! 🙂

  • 6
    jan m says:

    Great card and great tutorial Melis!!

  • 7
    Donna K says:

    I always enjoy the chance to see inside Melissa’s thought process. Her cards are so beautiful with all the layers and elements. This is no exception. It will be fun to see what projects get posted this weel.

  • 8
    Bev says:

    Pretty, pretty card! I am excited to try this new technique you taught. Loved your video – you make things seem so easy. It is always a pleasure to learn from you. Heading to the craft store tomorrow for some new paints!

  • 9
    Gabby says:

    FABULOUS card, Melissa! Great design and I adore the gold feather with it’s sparkle and sequins. I enjoyed the video, thanks for the instruction. I will be on the lookout for the paint. 🙂

  • 10
    Nancy Penir says:

    Oh boy! Love new paints (have to find some of these), and new techniques, and love Melissa’s style. Oh and how I love to get messy! Fun week ahead!

  • 11
    Susan W. says:

    Thanks for another reason to buy impression plates. So far I have held off but, you ladies make it look so fun, I need to get in on the action. I love this new technique. You ladies always have get videos!

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