Hello Stamping Friends!!
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I have a fun and simple tutorial to share with you today, called Bordered Sentiment!
Grab some supplies:
Cut Strip of Thin Paper
Take your main card layer and place the cut thin strip of paper on top where you would like your sentiment to go. I used a piece of printer paper. Adhere painter's tape to the thin piece of paper on each side of the card layer to keep it in position.
This will keep the area underneath the paper blank, so any images stamped won't show in that area where we will later stamp a sentiment, creating a "border" around the sentiment, giving this technique it's name "Bordered Sentiment"!!
I decided to place my piece of paper at a slant to give a little interest to the card.
I used the Paradise, Midnight Blue and WildOrchid Ink Pads!
When you are satisfied with the design you have created, you can remove the painter's tape and piece of paper! You are now ready to stamp your sentiment! (I also decided to add the smaller snowflake by my sentiment, which you will see in my finished card!)
You can also use a ruler if you wish to draw a line to accent the border more! Which I have done as well!
My finished card:
Isn't it beautiful? I sure think so!!
I finished up my card by adding some bling among my beautiful stamped snowflakes!
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