MINC IT MONDAY I Create a Foiled Lightbox Insert

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

Hello everyone and welcome back to MINC it Monday!

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

I am SO excited to share with you a little MINC DIY that you can use for your LightBox! ¬†Yes…for your LightBox! ūüėČ . ¬†Let me show you how!

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

The supplies you will need for this DIY are:

-MINC Foil Applicator Machine

-MINC Reactive Foil (desired color of choice)

-MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium & Application Tool

-Desired Art Screen (any screen pattern will work)

-MINC Acetate Sheets

-LightBox (any size will work)

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

OK, so let’s break this DIY down into some very basic steps.

Step 1: Select a MINC Acetate sheet.

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

Place on a craft mat.

Apply your desired art screen pattern on top of the acetate sheet.  Secure with washi tape.

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

Step 2: Apply MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium onto the top of your art screen.  

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

Using your application tool drag the medium down to cover the entire pattern of the screen.

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

Step 3: Remove washi tape from sides and gently peel back the art screen to reveal your image.

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

Step 4: Set aside your acetate sheet to fully dry.

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

Step 5: Choose your Reactive foil colour.

I am using the MINC Reactive Foil in Rose Gold.

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

Step 6: Place your acetate sheet into a transfer folder and apply foil on top.

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

Step 7: Place into the MINC Foil Application Machine on heat setting 2.

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

Step 8: Remove transfer folder and foil from your acetate sheet to reveal a gorgeous foiled image.

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

Step 9: Create your custom MINC LightBox slides!

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

I am using the mini LightBox for this demo, but the same technique will also work for the large LightBox as well.

Step 10: Use a LightBox insert as a template, and cut into 4 slides.

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

step 11: Place acetate slides inside your LightBox along with your desired statement.

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

Voila! ¬†And there you have it! ¬†Gorgeous foiled LightBox slides made using your MINC machine. ¬†How awesome right?!? ¬†Just think of all the creative possibilities out there using this very basic technique, acetate sheets and art screens! ¬†Oh and don’t forget the million MINC foil colours out there to choose from! SO. MUCH. FUN!

Thanks for stopping by this week. ¬†Have an awesome “MINC IT” Monday! ūüôā

Create a LightBox Insert Using MINC Reactive Art Screen Medium I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp

Supplies: ¬†MINC 12″ Foil Application Machine; MINC Reactive Art Screen Ink; MINC Reactive Foil Rose Gold; Mixed Media Floral Art Screen; Mini LightBox; Mini Alphabet Lightbox Bold Black

Media-Team-Page-Lindsay

 

 

Save

Share this Post!

Category: Inspiration

About the Author : Lindsay Bateman

0 Comment