.@alexle68 | My old etching "Dream" the original size 125 mm on 85 mm | Webstagram
Coffee Ring is a set of three etched dies from my first collection with Spellbinders Paper Arts. A set of three loops, each shaped in its own unqiue "coffee cup stain" pattern. Each loop has a break in the design, allowing for the individual die cuts to be woven together. If nested when die cut, an additional die cut shaoe is made.
Three things I love: Nail Art, Sloths, and taking something that already exists and making it my own. Did you know you could easily stamp intricate patterns on your nails using etched metal "nail plates"? Did you know you can make your OWN designs? Did you know it's illegal to own 10 sloths as pets? Okay, okay it's illegal to own ONE, but you get the idea. I'll walk you through the basics of getting started with nail stamping, give you some suggestions to make your own, and show how...
"Most of my pictures are grounded in people. I look for the unguarded moment, the essential soul peeking out, experience etched on a person's face. I try to convey what it is like to be that person, a person caught in a broader landscape that I guess you'd call the human condition."