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Bamboo Greetings By Shari Carroll

Find the versatility of your stamps by using just a portion of the image.

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Hero Materials:

  • B4937 Double Happiness
  • E4876 Circle Script
  • K4900 Decorative Bamboo
  • MS202 Colorbox Chalk Queue – Chocolates & Blueberries
  • MS204 Colorbox Chalk Queue – Pumpkin Patch
  • PS507 Kraft Notecards with Envelopes (8)
  • PS535 Neutral Mixed Notecards with Envelopes

Additional Materials:

  • String
  • Foam Mount Tape
  • Chipboard Tags
  • Patterned Paper
  • Square Tag
  • Sewing Supplies

Instructions:

Just for You

  1. Cut a strip of from a Mocha Notecard and sew it to a Kraft Notecard.
  2. Cut a piece of printed paper and affix it in place above the strip.
  3. Stamp the “just for you” message with dark brown ink below the strip.
  4. Color a chipboard tag with gold tone ink. Tie with string and affix to the card.
  5. Stamp the Decorative Bamboo image with olive ink onto a square tag and wipe any excess ink off the metal.
  6. Add a string to the tag and mount onto the card.

Bamboo Card

  1. Tear a piece from a Kraft Notecard and affix to a Cream Notecard.
  2. Stamp the Decorative Bamboo image with olive ink onto a white panel.
  3. Stamp the Circle Script image with gold tone ink over the bamboo image. Adhere the panel to the card.
  4. Cut a thin strip from a Mocha Notecard and sew to the card.

Variation:

Use the Double Happiness stamp on the outside of the envelope and on the inside of the cards to the right of your handwritten message.

Tip:

When you stamp on metal rim tags with chalk inks, clean the ink from the metal with a paper towel.