Designer's Tip: A common household supply like aluminum foil can be layered and embossed using embossing folders and a Die cutting/embossing machine.
- Place the card fold on the side. Cover the card with black cardstock. Ink edges of 4 3/4”x6 1/4” chevron Geometrics Paper. Ink edges of 5”x1 1/2” green Geometrics Paper and glue across the card, 1/2” from the bottom.
- With shiny side up, fold a sheet of aluminum foil into 4 layers, measuring the size of the embossing folder, or 4”x6”. Place in the folder and emboss using die cutting/embossing machine. Cut out a shape of 16 squares and apply Mowed Lawn Distress Paint. Remove excess paint from raised surfaces using paper towel. Let dry and Zot™ to the card center, 3/8” from the top. Assemble the Geometrics Papier Tole with foam tape. Mat tole with black cardstock, leaving 1/8” border and foam tape to the foil. Place a silver star from Silver Tiny Words & Phrases Dazzles™.
- Fold another 4 layer aluminum foil strip and emboss one row of the folder. Cut out and Zot™ to the center of the green border. Trim foil even with card edges. Place “Thank You” Silver Tiny Words & Phrases Dazzles™ on 1 3/4”x1/2” black cardstock and foam tape to the border as shown.
- Inside: Cover the card with black Geometrics Paper. Ink edges of 1 1/2”x6 1/2” green Geometrics Paper. Glue down card, 1/4” from the fold. Place “Friend” Silver Tiny Words & Phrases Dazzles™ 1 1/4”x1/2” black cardstock and glue to overlap the right side of the border, 1 1/4” from the top. Foam tape and glue 2 “extra art” Geometrics Papier Tole to the border as shown.