DIY Thanksgiving Place Cards by Julie Faherty

In this tutorial, combine inks and stamps to create layered backgrounds perfect for turning into Thanksgiving Place Cards. Use Letter It Medium Pens with  Embossing Powder to easily write names of guests. These place cards will dress up any Thanksgiving tablescape!


Step 1:  Spray 4.25" x 5.5" Letter It White Cardstock Panel with Distress Oxide Sprays in Candied Apple, Mustard Seed, Fired Brick, Spiced Marmalade.

Step 2:  Dry using a Ranger Heat It Craft Tool and set aside.

Step 3: Spritz Simon Hurley create. Classic Flannel background stamp with water.

Step 4: Lay background over stamp and blot with paper towel. Let dry. 

Step 5: Ink Simon Hurley create. Flower Garden background stamp with Simon Hurley create. Traffic Cone Dye Ink pad. 

Step 6: Press background into background stamp to transfer image. Let dry.

Step 7: Cut and fold backgrounds into place cards. 

Step 8: Dust card with a Ranger Anti-Static Pouch.  Write names of guests using Letter It Medium Pen- brush tip.  

Step 8: Sprinkle with Princess Gold Embossing Powder and tap off excess powder.  Melt powder using a Heat It Craft Tool.  

Step 9: Brush cards with Perfect Pearl Perfect Gold powder and mist with water using the Distress Sprayer.

Follow along as Julie Faherty shares how she creates these simple DIY Thanksgiving place cards. 


Related Posts