I created this card for a Featured Stamper challenge last month. Cheryl has such a wonderful gallery, I wanted to case another card of hers. This time I chose this CAS washi tape card.  I created my Washi Tape strips out of Tissue Stock from Canvas Corp. I cut strips in different sizes.

The biggest strip was stamped with the the smallest diamond images from Distressed Diamonds stamp set in Pear Tart Memento Ink. The thin strip was stamped with the snowflake background from Christmas Ornaments in Bahama Blue Memento Ink.  The last strip was sponged with Pear Memento Ink and stamped with a background stamp from By the Numbers in Jet Black Archival ink.

The card base is a 3 1/2″ x 11″ piece of textured Whisper White Stampin’ Up! cardstock folded in half. The bottom corners were rounded. A line was scored at 3/4″ on the bottom. Then the Faux Washi tape strips were adhered with a Xyron glue stick. Another line was scored right above the tissue strips, as well a partial strip 1/8″ under the lower score line.

A sentiment from Merry Kissmas was stamped on the right hand side partially on, partially off the highest tissue paper strip.  Neenah Solar White cardstock was cut with the two largest Let it Snowflake die-namic dies. They were stacked with foam adhesive squares and topped with a button.

Thanks so much for stopping by today! Have a wonderful day!
Hugs and smiles

 

P.S.: Today’s Holiday Blitz Tutorial on Splitcoaststampers was written by the wonderful Clare Buswell. She is showing how to create a pierced Luminaria.  I hope you have time to check it out!

Beate

Stay at Home Mom of Three, Splitcoast Team Member and Copic and Spellbinders die Lover.

22 Responses to “Faux Washi Holidays”

  1. Make your own washi tape? Sign me up!!! Love your card, Beate! I really love the skinnier cards you make!

  2. Wow, you never stop impressing me – what a clever idea! Thanks for sharing another great idea, and beautiful card!

  3. Very classic and pretty!

  4. OH MY OH MY! I loooooooooooove the non-traditional colors for this holiday card! AMAZING! Loooooooove the faux washi tape as well! FABULOUS card! LOVE LOVE LOVE:)

  5. Oh my gosh, how fabulous! I’m in love with your faux washi tape. Never heard of tissue stock before, but you can bet (once my credit card stops smokin’) that I’m going to head over to Ellen’s and order some! TFS!!

  6. What a brilliant card Beate. I love the gorgeous colors and the snowflake. Hugs! Mojca

  7. Your faux washi tape is so fabulous, Beate!! I love the colors!! The scored lines are a perfect touch!! And the snowflake is gorgeous!! Absolutely beautiful card!! Happy Monday :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid’s Crafts

  8. I love your jazzy card Beate!

  9. Beautiful! I love these colors!

  10. This is lovely, Beate….So CAS. I love the colours and your fab snowflake:) x

  11. LOOOVE the different winter colors on this! I need to get out of my tiny little box and try different color schemes that aren’t so traditional!

    I also need to make the time to visit here more often! Your work is always so detailed and inspiring!

  12. You are rockin’ the CAS here! Love the bold colours… fabulous faux washi!

  13. Very cool, Beate. Post-It also makes tapes now, and they are great to use as faux washi…and you can customize them to match your design when you make it yourself.

  14. Dittos on the Post It Note Tape that comes in rolls like Scotch tape and in many colors as well as white. It’s great to be able to actually match your project by stamping on it. So far, locally, I’ve found it at local office supply stores and Walmart at prices that range from $4 and change to $3 and change.

  15. So Pretty Beate! You just have that special quality! Tfs! Also I was wondering how do YOU make your washi Tape? Hugs Traci ;0)

  16. Love all the colours popping off the white :)

  17. love your handmade washi tapes! so clever! fabulous card, Beate!

  18. Oh I love your faux washi tape!!! I don’t own any of the real stuff….lol Seems I am behind with the times! This is an AWESOME CAS card with fun colours!!

  19. very pretty, like that you used textured cardstock and the scoring is a great touch, that sentiment would be a good one for year around :)

  20. Love the washi tape! What a wonderful card!

  21. Ooooh, this is CAS gorgeous!

  22. Lovely card! I love to make my own ‘Washi Tape’ Great choices. TFS!

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