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10/22/2014

Wed 22

Handmade embossing folder

Welcome again,

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Today I would like to present how to create your own embossing folder. You can use that idea to create nice background made using various dies.

I decided to make a card in C&S style where main theme will be a snowflake background.

First I had to plan the size of the folder and then prepare it. Next I cut lot of snowflake dies from kraft paper. I stuck few snowflakes on the base and then I made it thick by adding 4 additional snowflakes on top of each snowflake. This way I created embossing folder made of paper dies.

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I embossed the card on my own custom designed embossing folder!

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Finally I looked at the paper I used for cutting snowflake dies and decided to recycle that and make another card. And that’s how the other card was done where main theme is kraft paper and red bow.

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Hope you find ‘embossing folder’ trick useful,

Thanks,

Ilona

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Comments

Very clever. That turned out nice.

Wow! What a great idea! I am going to try this. Thanks for the tip and the very festive Christmas card, Ilona!

Love it! Absolutely love it! What brilliant cards and technique.

You always show us great ideas!!!!! Love this!

What a clever idea. Gorgeous cards.

What a fun technique and two very beautiful cards!

This was very cool and very inspirational, what a great idea! Love the cards! TFS!

IIona, thank you for the wonderful tutorial....your card turned out so pretty and I like that you also used the craft sheet. Good thinking!

This technique is such a great way to get more use out of our crafty supplies!

Beautiful cards and I love your home,made embossing .....simply beautiful Marian!

Beautiful card and very great technique!!

Such good ideas!

Just beautiful. Thank you so much for the tutorial. Very clever!

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