Crafts ’n things Craft of the Day
Background stamps allow you to quickly create your own background paper for any project. Set off this pretty paisley with soft colors and plenty of bling.
- Cardstock: dark purple, lavender, white
- Lavender vellum
- With Love rub-on
- Light blue self-adhesive gem lines
- Light blue ribbon
- Paisley background rubber stamp
- Purple metallic ink pad
- Clear embossing powder
- Craft punches: 1”, 1-3/8”, 1-3/4” circles; decorative corner
- Heat tool
- Paper adhesive
Make 6-1/4”x4-1/4” dark purple top-fold card. Cut 6”x4” lavender and 6”x2-1/4” white cardstock pieces. Stamp purple paisley background onto white panel; emboss.
Adhere stamped panel to bottom of lavender panel; punch corners. Cut blue ribbon length to fit around layered papers; knot ribbon slightly off center. Wrap ribbon around panel, adhering ends at back. Adhere panel to card and gem strips to ribbon.
Apply rub-on to white cardstock; punch out with smallest circle punch. Punch medium circle from lavender cardstock and large circle from vellum. Mat circles together and adhere to card.
by Tami Mayberry