Faux Quilted Background Melon Mambo diamond Dawn Griffith

Hi Stampers,

Today we will be making this beautiful card 

using a technique  called Faux Quilted background .

 I got a swap card from my friend Karen Duke  and she used this technique

 on her swap and I  fell in love with her card .

I have made so many of these  which you can tell from all the photos posted today .

Here are the measurements of today’s card 

Melon Mambo card stock # 115320

cut at 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″ scored at 4 1/4″

cut at 3 3/4″ x 5″

Silver Foil Sheets # 132178

cut at 4″ x 5 1/4″

Faux Quilted Background Melon Mambo cards Dawn Griffith.

I mention in today’s video I would finish  the square background 

and here  that is  along with the diamond shaped  

I will be showing you both  in today’s video.

Here  are a few others using. 

Faux Quilted Background Elegane Eggplant horizontal version diamond Dawn Griffith

Glitter Queens December goal cards Dawn Griffith

Faux Quilted Background Tempting Turquoise Dawn Griffith

*Elegant Eggplant 

*Tempting Turquoise 

Here is Karen’s swap  

the one that inspired  it all .

Thank you Karen.

Karen Duke swap 2017


I  have a video posting tomorrow

 on how to  cut out a rectangle shape with the

Stitched Shapes Framelits #145372

AFTER”  stamping your greeting

like shown above on Karen’s card  .

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