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Ribbon Weaving

December 25th, 2008 · 4 Comments

Ribbon Weaving

I made this card earlier this month for a ribbon demo challenge on SCS, Tie One On. Having seen Kristina Werner’s Ribbon Weaving video tutorial, I thought I’d give that a try with Stampin’ Up!’s wonderful double-sided satin ribbon.

I laid six 4″ ribbons side by side on my grid paper to determine the size of the square piece of card stock that I would be adhering the ribbons to. Then I pretty much followed the instructions in Kristina’s tutorial. I adhered my ribbon panel to a Rose Red square with Sticky Strip.

With the help of the Punches Plus template, I pierced a large circle on Very Vanilla card stock. Then I stamped the image from the Sweet Stems set (available January 19, 2009) with black StazOn ink inside the pierced circle and punched it out with the 1-3/4″ circle punch. The coloring was done with Classic inks and a blender pen.

Thanks for stopping by, and Merry Christmas!

All supplies by Stampin’ Up!® unless otherwise noted.
Stamps: Sweet Stems
Paper: Rose Red, Very Vanilla, Raspberry Tart Designer Series Paper
Ink: Jet Black StazOn, Rose Red, Cameo Coral, Kiwi Kiss
Accessories: Blender Pen, Punches Plus Classy Brass Template, Crafters’ Tool Kit, 1-3/4″ Circle Punch, Kiwi Kiss/Very Vanilla Satin Ribbon, Very Vanilla 5/8″ Grosgrain Ribbon, Sticky Strip, Pop-Up Glue Dots, Stampin’ Dimensionals, Stamp-A-Ma-Jig, Grid Paper

Tags: simply delicious

4 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Renee // Dec 25, 2008 at 4:09 pm

    Very pretty! I love the look! Merry Christmas!

  • 2 Pat (mspfd) // Dec 25, 2008 at 6:24 pm

    Wonderful details. Love the weaving

  • 3 Dorothy // Dec 26, 2008 at 8:23 am

    Very nice. Like the ribbon weaving. Merry Christmas.

  • 4 Pretty in Pink | Vera Stamps // Apr 28, 2009 at 8:22 pm

    […] really enjoyed the ribbon weaving technique when I made this card back in December, so I tried it again. I went for a monochromatic look this time – using soft pinks […]