ABC Christmas Challenge. First I stamped and embossed the image upside down, and then at the wrong angle and then again with not enough oomph for the embossing powder to stick. I was about ready to call it an evening when it finally all came together.
Scrappy Mo's Rudolph Challenge. I'm up to ten Christmas cards made already.
The Fine Print: The cheater embossing method to emboss with dye ink is to first ink your stamp with Versamark and then the colored dye ink over it, stamp quickly, add powder, and emboss. Stamps, ribbons, "Joy" and embossing folder all by Stampin' Up "Ornamental Pine."