Thursday, May 20, 2010
Adapted from needlepoint
Today's card features a technique called bargello. An embroidery term referring to flat stitches creating zigzag lines, bargello is now crossing over into papercrafting. Using strips of designer series paper and staggering them creates a similar effect to bargello. It's a great way to add some visual interest and texture to your projects, and it's fabulous for all those random scraps of paper that accumulate!
I hope you like it! Thanks for stopping by!
Stamps: Trendy Trees
Cardstock: Bermuda Bay, Soft Suede, Whisper White
Ink: Bermuda Bay
Accessories: Thoroughly Modern designer series paper, scallop trim border punch, wide oval punch, modern label punch, Big Shot, square lattice impressions embossing folder, stampin' dimensionals