Trio of Greeting Cards

Trio of Greeting Cards2017-12-27T11:24:00+00:00

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Each of these greeting cards represents a different handmade papermaking technique. When I make my papers I follow these basic instructions.

I used Arnold Grummer’s trifold window cards for each of these. For the first card, I dry embossed a piece of handmade paper and inserted it into the window card following the instructions on the package. Handmade paper embosses beautifully!!

3-Embossed Card

 

The second card features a handmade paper casting using Arnold Grummer’s gingko leaf mold.

2-Paper Casting

 

The third card displays a dried leaf on a background of handmade paper. I dried this coleus leaf using the garden press. The paper has botanical inclusions.

1-Dried Leaf

 

I plan to make several more of these greeting cards sets to use for gifts during this upcoming year.

Carole

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