Create Scallop Borders Matthews NC

Who doesn't like beautiful decoration for gifts? Here is a border strip idea. If you don't have premade scallop strips at home, create the same effect with one of these two techniques.

Michael's Arts Crafts
(704) 510-0922
8716 Jw Clay Boulevard
Charlotte, NC
 
Art Aspects
(704) 442-8240
701 S Sharon Amity Rd, Ste A
Charlotte, NC
 
Image Arts Etc
(704) 708-4546
11524 Providence Rd, Ste B
Charlotte, NC
 
The Art Preserve
(704) 358-8882
3200 N Davidson St
Charlotte, NC
 
Green Rice Gallery
(704) 344-0300
451 E. 36th St
Charlotte, NC
 
Binders Art Supplies & Frames
(704) 334-4611
284 S Sharon Amity Rd
Charlotte, NC
 
US Craft Company
(631) 805-0759
11203 Foxhaven Dr
Charlotte, NC
 
Beet Contemporary Craft & Functional Art
(704) 334-3558
3202 N Davidson St
Charlotte, NC
 
Cheap Joes Art Stuff & Framing Shop
(704) 333-2527
4420 Monroe Rd
Charlotte, NC
 
Michaels
(704) 521-1336
4337 Park Rd Park Road Shopping Ctr
Charlotte, NC
 

Create Scallop Borders

In the June 2009 issue, we shared this delightful page and border strip idea from Kelly Goree. If you don't have premade scallop strips at home, create the same effect with one of these two techniques.

At the Zoo layout by Kelly Goree

At the Zoo by Kelly Goree. Supplies Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper; Patterned paper: American Crafts, October Afternoon and Scenic Route; Chipboard circle: Scenic Route; Letter stickers: American Crafts; Decorative trim: Creative Imaginations.

Option #1: Use a Circle Punch

circle punch step 1: scallop border

1. Punch enough small circles from cardstock to cover a 12" width.

circle punch step 2: scallop border

2. Glue the circles to your layout, slightly overlapping them.

circle punch step 3: scallop border

3. Pierce holes through circles on page. Place brads through holes.

Appeared in: June 2009 « Prev 1 2 Next »  

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