How to Create a Baby Frame/card

A simple and versatile stamped baby images as a card or frame. I think it'd look great in a baby's room!

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How to Create a Baby Frame/card
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My Favorite Things die. Comes in 4 sizes. The stitches run on the edge of the cut square as well as on the negative edge. I'm using the 3rd smallest die

My Favorite Things die. Comes in 4 sizes. The stitches run on the edge of the cut square as well as on the negative edge. I'm using the 3rd smallest die

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Tom Holtz stamp

Tom Holtz stamp

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Cut a white cardstock at 5.5" x 5.5". That's the size I'm working on

Cut a white cardstock at 5.5" x 5.5". That's the size I'm working on

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I wanted the dies to be in the middle of the paper so I'm leaving a border of 0.25" around the paper and using a pencil to denote where I'm cutting the 4 stitched dies

I wanted the dies to be in the middle of the paper so I'm leaving a border of 0.25" around the paper and using a pencil to denote where I'm cutting the 4 stitched dies

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This is how it looks after cutting the 4 squares. Erase the pencil marks

This is how it looks after cutting the 4 squares. Erase the pencil marks

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Cut an acetate the same size at 5.5" x 5.5" and use scor tape to adhere to paper.

Cut an acetate the same size at 5.5" x 5.5" and use scor tape to adhere to paper.

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Cut another white cardstock at same size of 5.5" x 5.5". Place the 1st paper over it and pencil over the 4 "windows" onto the 2nd card. This is for ease of stamping

Cut another white cardstock at same size of 5.5" x 5.5". Place the 1st paper over it and pencil over the 4 "windows" onto the 2nd card. This is for ease of stamping

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Stamp your images using Memento ink. Erase pencil marks

Stamp your images using Memento ink. Erase pencil marks

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Colour them in with Copic markers! :) I love this part!

Colour them in with Copic markers! :) I love this part!

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I used Wink of Stella clear glitter to add shine to certain parts of the stamped images. Here's a closeup

I used Wink of Stella clear glitter to add shine to certain parts of the stamped images. Here's a closeup

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Add foam tape to the acetate of the card. I adhered foam tape around the edge of the "windows" as I wasn't sure if I had wanted to add embellishments inside them like a shaker. I didn't.

Add foam tape to the acetate of the card. I adhered foam tape around the edge of the "windows" as I wasn't sure if I had wanted to add embellishments inside them like a shaker. I didn't.

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The finished look. From here, you can either create a card, a frame or rest it on an easel stand.

The finished look. From here, you can either create a card, a frame or rest it on an easel stand.

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If you want to use it as a standing frame, better to adhere a thick cardboard behind it for strength

If you want to use it as a standing frame, better to adhere a thick cardboard behind it for strength

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As a standing frame, backed it with a frame backing

As a standing frame, backed it with a frame backing

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As a frame

As a frame

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You can personalized it by adding the name of the child or replacing one of the stamped images with a photo of the baby!

You can personalized it by adding the name of the child or replacing one of the stamped images with a photo of the baby!

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On a easel stand. Hope you guys had fun!

On a easel stand. Hope you guys had fun!

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