Quietfire Design's
Techniques Gallery

Bleach, Stamp & Paint Background*
©2008 Beth Ann Walker

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Supplies you will need:

  • bleach
  • paper towels
  • pan for both
  • colored card stock
  • Brilliance stamp pads in various colors
  • variety of large background stamps
  • wedge make-up sponges
  • Lumiere paint in various colors


  • Lay some paper towels in the bottom of a flat tray.
  • Dribble household bleach lightly over the towels to create a stamp pad.
  • Use various background stamps and randomly stamp them onto colored cardstock. You should see an immediate color change if it's going to work.
  • Use a light touch to randomly add color over the bleached areas with a make-up sponge and Brilliance inkpads.
  • Use the make-up sponges to pounce Lumiere paints directly or using a mask /stencil with a design (punched circles).



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