Enveloper floral background + hand lettering

Chapter: DIY + tips and tricks   Series: Bookmarks & Cards

The floral frames surrounding these cards were made with the new Enveloper stamp by Waffle Flower. At first I thought it would be difficult to use the longish piece of stamp to go around the card but it wasn’t.

Liking how bushy the background is, with just enough blank space towards the middle for wording, butterfly stamping and sequins.

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Stamping background stamp with a mini MISTI

Chapter: DIY + tips and tricks   Series: Bookmarks & Cards

The mini MISTI, the only size I own isn’t meant to house a 6″ background stamp on the inside but I really wanted to be able to repeat stamp with a large background stamp with precision, particularly on the following card.

In fact a few cards ago, I trimmed off part of an other background stamp to make it fit inside the mini but I do want to avoid doing that. In preparation for this project, I figured out a way to make the mini work for me.

Stamping a large background stamp with a mini MISTI in reverse order.

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