What is Embossing?

What is Embossing?

Embossing is the technique of decorating or creating images with a raised design. Artists often change the shape of paper to create raised edges with many levels. The process is worked from the reverse side of the paper, using a template and sanded dowel. (Image © Pasra Udakarn/Shutterstock)

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