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Stenciled Thanks
By Sally Traidman

Create embossed tags using the Borders stencil.

Featured Product:
LP339 Thanks So Much

Hero Materials:
AD001 Neon Pink Ink Dauber
AD003 Neon Yellow Ink Dauber
AD034 Neon Chartreuse Dauber
CH216 Sunshine Mixed Accents
SA003 Borders
AF101 Black Ink Pad
AF224 Orange Soda
AF261 Lemon Yellow Mid-Tone Ink
AF263 Ultra Pink Mid-Tone Ink
PS610 Snow Layering Paper
PS640 Pool Mixed Layering Paper
LP339 Thanks So Much

Additional Materials:
Washi tape, black pen, ribbon, hole punch, oval punch, decorative edge scissors

  • First, trim and fold Snow paper to create tags.
  • Using the Borders stencils, add dry embossing to your tags. This can be done by sending it through your die cutting machine with the correct stack to create an impression, or by holding your tag and stencil up to a lightsource (on a window or on a lightbox, for example) and creating an impression using an embossing stylus. Emboss either the entire tag or just an edge.
  • For the large flower tag, using scrap paper, "draw" a large flower using ink daubers. Doodle around the flower with a black pen. Trim and add to tag with foam tape.
  • For the oval flower embellishment, die cut or punch an oval. Stamp flowers around the edge of the oval using various ink colors. Mat with cardstock trimmed with decorative edge scissors.
  • For the chevron tag, die cut, punch or trim a flower shape. Add the small flower stamped from Thansk So Much. Stamp leaves from the same set and trim. Add to tag and embellish with a pearl.
  • Use washi tape on the edge of the tags. (Tip: this can hide imperfect folding!)
  • Punch a small hole in the tag and add ribbon.

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