Good Impressions Embossing discounts, stencils, papers, ideas, tips & personal service

Good Impressions is proud to be your source for Lasting Impressions' brass embossing templates, papers, kits, and supplies for card making, scrapbooking, and other paper craft projects.  We've served the Bay Area and beyond as a family-run business since 1994.







Thinking about Fall....

We've got fun templates for all your

Fall, Halloween, and Thanksgiving card making needs.

Need inspiration?

Browse through dozens of our Autumn cards.








On our site you can find:



Hundreds of brass templates (also called dry embossing stencils), with photographs and dimensions of each and discounted templates on every page!


Embossing papers galore! Discover Variety Packs and Value Packs -- special combinations at discount prices, sold only by Good Impressions.


Inspiration!  Browse hundreds of embossed cards.  Like one of them?  With a click you can see which templates and papers are used to make it.  One more click and you can buy them all (or any combination of them).

bullet A Tips and Tricks page that shows the step-by-step basics of how to emboss, as well as expert embossing techniques, including scuffing, chalking, layering, ripping, and glittering.

Starter Kits: give the gift of embossing.  Each contains all the essentials you need to get started, for a reduced price.


A collection of Idea Books filled with ideas to keep you creating.


 Help and personal service: looking for a particular stencil design or have an embossing question?  We're just a phone call away: our contact information is printed on every page.


Free shipping on domestic orders over $50.  Most orders ship within 1 day.



Thanks for visiting we hope to see you soon!     Janet Buyers and the Good Impressions family

To contact us, phone  (650) 574-2722 or email

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