Thursday, October 30, 2014

Video: Stamped Faux Die Cut Borders

Good morning! In today's video*, I'll show you how to stamp intricate looking faux die cut borders for your projects with the patterned stamps in my Fabulous Holiday Fillers stamp set from Gina K. Designs. This is a 2 layer card! I am so stinkin' excited about the possibilities! A great layered look over patterned paper, but there's no layering, OR patterned paper! I also mix in elements from my Fabulous Frame Fillers stamp set. So many ways to change these up, you can add or subtract to customize your own designs to make them as fancy or simple as you please. :)

Even though I was sitting right there when I stamped (obviously)  my brain was still believing I had punched it out all anyway!  The eefect is so cool.

 Supplies: 
Gina K. Designs Fabulous Holiday Fillers, Fabulous Frame Fillers GKD Pure Luxury Cherry Red and White cardstock 
GKD Dark Chocolate and Cherry Red ink pads 
adhesive pearls

* Yep, it only took one person to say, "Yes, post it early!" I couldn't wait.  Readers get the goods!

5 comments:

scrappinmommom said...

Melanie, what a lovely card. It really looks like you punched the borders, great idea!!! Your head must be busting with all the creative ideas in there!!!!!! So very thankful to all of you for sharing your creativity.

quilt4fun2 said...

Oh my word! I see it now :D This is so clever...love it.
quilt 4 fun 2 at hot mail dot com

Anna Jernigan said...

Melanie, you are so creative, this is a mind blowing set. When someone says the possibilities are endless, well, they are not kidding.
I absolutely adore all of the frame sets. They are so much fun to play with, and the cards always get raves!
Thank you for these sets!!

Nana Griffin said...

Wow!, that turned out cool! Much better than punching out, huh? Thanks for posting early.

the PaperTemptress said...

wow...watching this video blew me away, talk about making one layer look like many! How clever! I am going to say it again but a new stamper could buy all 3 sets and be able to create new cards for the rest of their life!