samedi 25 avril 2020

Merry Christmas with the Herringbone Technique


Hello everyone!
It's saturday and I am here with a new challenge on 52CCT!
This week there is a technique challenge - we are looking for Christmas cards with the .....


Heringbone Technique
Please watch this video or this video if you need some help



I first had to find out about this technique. I know the herringbone pattern, but I have never heard of how to use it for card making. ...we never stop learning!
Actually, the technique is very simple. Simply stick more or less wide strips in a certain order on a card and make sure that the strips are neatly edge to edge! Cut off the protruding ends - you can use them for the shorter lengths.
After all strips were glued on, I cut my panel to size and backed it with black glitter foil. Finally I stamped a Christmas tree and added an embossed label.
As you can see, this is a very good technique to recycle leftovers!



This is a "lighter" version with only a small piece of the herringbone pattern.
I wanted to try out the technique with Washi tape and used it for this one. - Looks good too, but it is not as handy as paper!


I hope I could inspire you! Have fun trying it out!







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Stamps: First card: Christmas tree and label  (Craft Sensations), second card: Deers (Cats on apple trees)

8 commentaires:

  1. ce sont deux versions très originales et superbement réussi Rosi, biz

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  2. Love that strip of herringbone! Proves even herringbone can be CAS!

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  3. Rosi: It's great to see the 2 different approaches you did with the herringbone! Wonderful work with the technique!

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  4. Die sehen beide total genial aus, liebe Rosi! Wunderschön!
    Ich wünsch dir eine schöne Woche!

    LG Conny

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  5. I saw this challenge on Saturday Rosi and thought it wasn't for me, but I love your takes with the technique, especially the CAS version! Vicky x

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  6. oh my gosh! what a perfect way to do the herringbone! I would. never thought of just part of a card like that. I can take one, cut it and make two cards! smart thinking. very cute card

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  7. Love these! Rosi, could you contact me at dottypudding@aol.com as the sisterhood of snarky stampers have hailed you as Queen of our last challenge. Hugs, Jo x

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RGPD
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