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Washi Tape Cards

Recently I shared two cards focusing on washi tape at
ECHO PARK PAPER

Washi tape brings a fun, slick texture and can add a quick pop of pattern and color 
to a plain cardstock.  For today’s cards I’m sharing a couple of my favorite ways to
 use these tapes on cards!
As shown with the first card, I love to use dies along with the washi tape to
 create a one-of-a-kind embellishment.

To start, I cut a scrap piece of white cardstock just a bit larger than the die shape.  
Pieces of tape were adhered to the paper and then die-cut.

The other umbrella components were die-cut from various 6X6 “I Love Sunshine”
 papers.  Strips of decorative border sticker were added to the top and bottom 
of the card and the design left fairly clean-and-simple.

 For the second card I implemented a brick-laying pattern using two different 
washi tape designs and a 3.5”X4.75” cardstock paper.

Start at any area at the top of the paper and place a small strip of tape at a
 diagonal angle.  Place the second strip of tape so that the end matches up with
 the end of the first strip.
 Continue with the pattern until the desired look has been achieved.

A matching set of flip flops (chipboard sticker) was placed at the bottom, along
 with a sentiment sticker and a couple of flowers.  Again, a quick and simple
 card to brighten someone’s day!

Products:
I Love Sunshine
ILS86003 Pinwheel Afternoon
ILS86005 Sandy Toes
ILS86008 Sun Beams
ILS86014 Element Sticker Sheet
ILS86015 Alpha Sticker Sheet
ILS86022 6x12 Chipboard
ILS86023 6x6 Paper Pad
ILS86026 Decorative Tape - Flip Flops
ILS86027 Decorative Tape – Dots
ILS86032 Summer Days Die Set
Jack and Jill Girl:
JJG81028 Enamel Dots

Comments

  1. Such cute, fun, bright, Summer-y cards!!! Love them and I love how you used the washi tape!! Always so fun to see new ideas and techniques using washi since I am a collector of it!! These cards are just so awesome and I love the colors - Echo Park is such a great company!!

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