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Best Day Scrappy Weave Birthday Card

Hello and welcome to my blog; Are you tired of traditional card making techniques? Want to try something new and unique? Then the Scrappy Weave technique might be just what you need! Today I have a fun card using a fabulous background technique (the Scrappy Weave Technique) and the Best Day Stamp Set from Stampin' Up! and I will teach you how to do the Scrappy Weave Technique as well.

handmade scrappy weave birthday card Best Day Stamp Set Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Rick Adkins

Best Day Stamp Set:

The Best Day Stamp Set allows you to celebrate the people in your life and wish friends and family a happy birthday. This playful stamp set features fun birthday imagery and greetings that will make everyone feel unique on their special day! Use the birthday cake or the cute little critter sitting in the muffin cup as the focal point of your cards, pair with one of the greetings of the set, then add the swirls or confetti streamers images as you wish to complement your projects—use the little image repeatedly to create a fun background or border, or stamp it inside a card or on an envelope!

Stampin' Up! Best Day Stamp Set

The two main images in the Best Day Stamp Set are also great for coloring; use this set’s great line-art images to showcase Stampin’ Up!’s coloring tools and make sure to add a pop of color to all your projects. This set is sure to make everyone’s special day the best day EVER!

handmade scrappy weave birthday card Best Day Stamp Set Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Rick Adkins

Scrappy Weave Technique:

The Scrappy Weave technique is a fun and easy way to add dimension and texture to your handmade cards. It involves weaving strips of patterned paper, cardstock, or both to create a colorful and eye-catching design. Here's how to get started:

  1. Choose your paper: Select two or three coordinating pieces of patterned papers or cardstock. Cut them into 1/2 inch strips.

  2. Weave the paper: Take one strip and weave it through the other strips, alternating over and under each strip until you have a square or rectangle shape.

  3. Adhere the paper: Once you have your woven design, adhere it to a piece of thin paper or cardstock with strong adhesive and then to your card base.

  4. Embellish: Add additional embellishments like ribbon, die cuts, or stickers to further enhance the design.

Video Tutorial:

During this week's Video Tutorial I will walk you through step by step on how to create the Scrappy Weave Background Technique.

If you have problems watching the video here you can watch it on my YouTube Channel by clicking here!

handmade scrappy weave birthday card Best Day Stamp Set Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Rick Adkins

The Scrappy Weave technique is great for using up scraps of paper and can be used to create backgrounds, borders, or focal points on your cards. Experiment with different color combinations and patterns to create unique designs.

So what are you waiting for? Grab some patterned paper and start weaving today! Your friends and family will be impressed with your new and creative card making skills.

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Rick Adkins

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