Friday, March 23, 2012

Edgelit Cards & Tote: Free Tutorial











TIP:  Edgelits work best with a set of Brand new cutting plates.  if your cutting plates are warped form lots of use, perfect positioning will be harder.

To make the Wrap:  8.5 x 5.5 -two pieces.  Score one short side at 1 inch then turn and trim the other edge with the edge lit.  repeat on 2nd piece.  adhere the 2 piece together by overlapping the scored sections.  

BOX:  

Option 1: 6 x 12 piece of card stock.  With the short side at the top of your scoring tool, score at 1", turn and score at 1", 5.5, 6.5, 11

Option 2:  two pieces of 6 x 6.75 card stock.  with the short side at the top of your scoring tool, score at 1", turn and score at 1 and 5.75, repeat on 2nd piece and fit the 2 pieces together to form the box.  

Stamps: Apothecary art, Loving thoughts
Paper: Baja Breeze, Basic gray, Twitterpated DSP, cherry cobbler
Ink: Black
Accessories:  Labels collection Framelits, Edgelits, Organza Ribbon, markers for coloring in Baja, Pear pizzaz and Blushing Bride, pleated Satin ribbon in pear pizzaz, blushing bride, riding hood red and baja breeze.  


HAVE FUN!!!


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7 comments:

Deb said...

Will definitely have fun with this! TFS! What size are the cards?

Alicia W. said...

Cool project Jill. Good way to spruce up a box. TFS

Regina Andari - workinouttheinks.blogspot.com said...

Very nice! I look forward to trying this project. Thanks for sharing!

Anonymous said...

Just saw this on Pinterest - gorgeous! And I especially love that you have instructions for using 12x12 OR 8 1/2 X 11 cardstock - thanks!!!
Gail

Donna Ellis said...

Jill, thank you for sharing how to do this - it's darling and a wonderful gift idea! Happy New Year.

Diane Malcor said...

Jill, thank you so very much for your tutorial! Yours is fantastic! I had a blast making mine! Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!

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