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Issue #321 July 18th 2012
Note Holder  
Beate will show you how to create a box to hold little note sheets.
Supplies you'll need for this project
  • Cardstock
  • Copy paper
  • Scoring tool
  • Adhesive
    Our Artist in Residence answers your questions
    Q: Pam asked: "I see cards in the gallery using the "Faux Burned Paper" technique. But I don't see that technique in your "Resources". Can you help me....PLEASE!!!"
    A: It looks pretty easy. Tear the edges of your paper and sponge them with a darker ink (dark brown or gray). Roll or crumple the sponged edge a bit. Voila....it looks like burned paper.
    Feedback From Past Tutorials
    Rosy has a suggestion for the Pixel Embellishment Tutorial: "For those who are extremely patient, they could just go ahead and 'paint' a face or scenery with the perfect pearls, then line them up just like mosaic. "

    Tutorials You May Have Missed
    Matchbook Post-It™ Note Holder Create a matchbook holder for your Post-It™ notes.
    Matchbook Post-It™ Note Holder tutorial
    Matchbook Post-It™ Note Holder gallery

    You will need embossing folder, clear embossing powder and watercolor paper for next week's tutorial.
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