Friday, January 13, 2012

How did I do that .. Zoe layering technique

I would like to share my layering technique I used here on Snowy Day

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This is a favorite of mine, and I probably do this technique too often, but I love the results!!

You will need a middle section and two coordinating colors of patterned paper cut 1inch each, then an additional 3 strips of cardstock for each side, so you should end up with 1 center piece, no wider than 7 inches, 4 1 inch strips of patterned paper, and 6 strips of cardstock

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Next punch out the strips, using one of your favorite border punches!!

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Ink all of your edges and distress the edges of the patterned papers

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And here are a couple of close ups, that show the technique closer up :)

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enjoy!! have fun


Michelle said...

Pretty page and I love all of those layers!

Nat said...

Must try this, I love the layered boarder punch look, but just can't get it to work for me. Thanks for the inspiration.

mommyof5kidz said...

so pretty, Zoe!

Stacy H-W said...

Neat technique. Love that layers. It really makes your layout extra gorgeous!!

Carol said...

Fab technique and very effective, thanks for sharing Zoe.